Tuesday, September 10, 2013


I think I have my scheduled worked out so that I can finally start to craft and blog on a regular basis again. Anyhow, I wanted to take a moment to share with you some postcards that I created.
One is for a good friend of mine and the others are for a postcard swap that I had joined which was the theme "Halloween"!! One of my very favorite holidays.

I didn't get to do a full tutorial for these but I did take photos of my finished products. 

This is the postcard that I mailed out to a friend. (I have owed her one for awhile now) oppsie!! I also created one to keep, I just love how they both turned out. I used the one of my new Prima Julie Nutting stamps and paper pieced her dress.  
I also used Dyan Reaveley sprays for the background and misc stamps and stencils. 
I added a piece of washi tape to both sides and a few swirl punches. 

For the next postcards I created them in a Halloween theme. 
I used the Tim Holtz Haunted House Die and a small skull stamp to created the skull in the window. I used a pumpkin stamp and heat embossed it with orange embossing powder and then colored it with distress ink in the color Rusty Hinge. The embossing powder really made the pumpkin pop. 
I also used Embossing powder on the background and stamped the skull lady and embossed her. I added glossy accents to the windows so that they would look shiny (like real windows.)

I am entering this postcard into the new
Simon Says Monday Challenge
The theme is Embossing
Also, for those that do not know it, Simon Says has moved their challenge blog to a new location. It is now located at

Well all, I will see you soon for more... Thanks for hanging in with me while I moved.


  1. SO good to "see" you!! Beautiful creations - I especially love the Halloween card :)

  2. Wow love all these cards! Gorgeous colours! Hugs Frea

  3. YEAH! Glad to have you back to blogging. The post Cards are wonderful.

  4. Fabulous postcards! I love the color and designs! The Halloween makes are great too! Glad to see you back!

  5. Beautiful! LOVE your use of color!!! Thanks so much for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! - Ashli :)