Thursday, April 28, 2011


Be back in a bit with a card to share... For now, you go ahead and get started! This is going to be our LAST Limelight sketch challenge (as Lauren says, FOR NOW at least!). I need to focus on my family (just had baby #3 thirteen days ago!) and selling out of the inventory left in our store, Limelight Papercrafts. Go ahead and go shopping! Enter the promotional code APRIL at checkout for an ADDITIONAL 10% off clearance prices!

**Use the sketch provided and make a card featuring your favorite FLORAL STAMPS!
**Key word for SCS upload is LLPC072.
**Post a comment with a link to your card on right here on this post by Sunday, May 1, at midnight (or before winner is drawn Monday afternoon).

**PRIZE ~ Winner will receive a Basic Grey accessories prize package! Winner is chosen randomly from all participants.

Monday, April 25, 2011


Congrats to Juelmarie, our lucky winner of the sketch challenge!! She wins a Pink Cat Studio stamp set of her choice!! Juelmarie, email me at with your address and which stamp set you'd like, and I'll send that off to you! Check out Juelmarie's cute card:Check out this beauty made by Amy Tsuruta!!
And this soft, sweet one by the talented Toni!!

Thanks for all of the well-wishes and congrats as we have said hello to our sweet little baby boy! He was born Friday, April 15, at 11:17 a.m. He was 22 inches long and weighed 7 lbs, 13 ounces. I will upload better pictures of sweet Jonah soon. They are on the other computer. ;)

Saturday, April 16, 2011

Sketch 71 (& a New Little One!)

Hi Everyone! Karen here posting for Mandy. Sketch 71 is going up just a wee bit late as Mandy had her new little baby boy yesterday! Mandy and Jonah are doing great. Congratulations on your new Little One!

This week we are challenging you to take on the sketch above and incorporate scallops, one of Mandy's favorite design elements! We've extended the deadline to Thursday, April 21st. Link up your entries in the comments below for your chance to win a Pink Cat Studio stamp set of their choice!!

Check out the design team's projects for a bit of extra inspiration, their links are located on the sidebar.

Limelight Papercrafts wants to remind you that there are still TONS of great deals to be found in the store! Stock up for spring, Easter, the summer, and everyday crafting! Everything is offered at discount prices (Limelight's loss is YOUR gain!), so now is a great time to shop. Limelight Papercrafts still has lots of 12x12 patterned paper (Jillibean Soup, Basic Grey, Pink Paislee, October Afternoon, and more!), stamps (Pink Cat Studio, Unity, Basic Grey, Stampendous, and more!), and accessories!

And....there is an EXTRA DISCOUNT at the store! In honor of Mandy's third child's birth month, April, enter the discount code APRIL at checkout for an ADDITIONAL 10% savings!

Can't wait to see what you come up with for this grand sketch and beautiful scallops! Congratulations Again, Mandy and family!

Monday, April 4, 2011

Sketch 70 WINNER!

Congrats to Janice M, our winner of the Kaisercraft Train Album! :) Janice, shoot me your address, and I'll get that right out to you!

Didn't win? NO WORRIES! Everyone can be a winner with an ADDITIONAL 10% off at! Enter the discount code APRIL at checkout for 10% off of clearance prices! :)

Here are a couple of favorites for the week...


Janice M:

Sunday, April 3, 2011


Hope you are enjoying some Spring weather today, wherever you are! This is a picture of Cameron from 2008, I believe, but it is one of my favorites of him. :) Bubbles just seemed appropriate today!

You still have plenty of time to create a card for this challenge... Don't forget! Who couldn't use an extra birthday card or two lying around, anyway? :)

In the meantime, I have a discount code for you today! Shop at Limelight Papercrafts (TONS of discounted products left! Most things at cost!), and enter the code APRIL at checkout for an additional 10% off! Woohoo!

Happy Sunday, everyone! :)