Author Archives: admin

Vintage “Coffee Loving Cardmakers” Card

Time for the Spring Blog Hop at “Coffee Loving Cardmakers”! I love doing these seasonal hops with one of my most favorite things . . . COFFEE!! Soo many cute coffee stamps and dies and papers out there in the papercrafty … Continue reading

Posted in Bella Cosa Vintage | 15 Comments

Keeping Christmas 2017

“I will honor Christmas in my heart…and try to keep it all the year.” -Charles Dickens One of my MOST favorite bloggers is Kelly Lunceford. I’ve been following her for years and LOVE her creations! She combines papercrafting and sewing, … Continue reading

Posted in Bella Cosa Vintage | 1 Comment

Graphic 45 Card Class in Grass Valley April 8th!

Happy Sunday, blog readers! Wanted to let you know about a new gig I’ve got going . .. a Graphic 45 card class at Ben Franklin Crafts in Grass Valley, California! If you’re anywhere within travel distance, would love to … Continue reading

Posted in Bella Cosa Vintage | 1 Comment

Graphic 45 “Portrait of A Lady” Mini Album Class

Oh, my . . . .  Graphic 45’s “Portrait of a Lady” line is sooooo yummy! This mini album is my “new favorite” . .. . I never met a rose I didn’t like, and I LOVE the gorgeous roses … Continue reading

Posted in Bella Cosa Vintage | Leave a comment

Focus on the Words! . .. .for The Paper Players

This week The Paper Players challenge is a “clean and simple” (CAS)  card that focuses on the sentiment. I still had this fantastic frame die out so decided to use it for the challenge. I have to tell you . … Continue reading

Posted in Bella Cosa Vintage | 2 Comments

Altenew Fuschia Flowers!

I loved this month’s color challenge from Altenew . . .just as much as I LOVE their flowers! So I used a black background card, to make the flowers “pop” even more . . . and one of my most … Continue reading

Posted in Bella Cosa Vintage | 1 Comment

“Out of the Cold” for the Frilly & Funkie Challenge

I love all the yummy vintage goodness that pops up on Frilly & Funkie. Such fantastic inspiration! Their challenge right now is to chase away the winter blues with a project that brings you “in out of the cold”! PERFECT … Continue reading

Posted in Bella Cosa Vintage | 4 Comments

Graphic 45 Valentine for Mojo Monday

Played along with Mojo Monday this week . . . . and decided to use some scraps of Graphic 45’s yummy “Mon Amour” . .. still love that Valentine lovey dovey stuff!! This one was quick and easy . . … Continue reading

Posted in Bella Cosa Vintage | 1 Comment

Color challenge for The Paper Players

Wow! Two posts in one day! I really don’t like to do this; I know many of you, like me, get too much email! Just this once . .. sorry! I forgot I wanted to enter this card in The … Continue reading

Posted in Bella Cosa Vintage | Leave a comment

Pretty in pink . . . for a “pink” friend!

One of my dearest friends just LOVES pink! (another hates it!! LOL!)  . . . . so I always love making special “pink things” for her. She gave me something really spectacular (which you’ll see when I get a picture … Continue reading

Posted in Bella Cosa Vintage | Leave a comment