Paper Craftin with Erica

Copic Markers

Well, I've been on the fritz for a while.  I recently had surgery and recovery was harsh.  I thought I'd be up and running in no time…. well, um, no.  It didn't happen as planned.  So, now that I'm feeling somewhat better, I'm swamped with work.  Anyway, here's a card I just made for a Read more

So, I'm back in the game!  Yay!  For what seemed like FOREVER, I lost my mojo.  However, I found it and have been creating like crazy.  Here is just one thing I've made recently.  It's one of my favorites.  This was supposed to be my creation for the "From the Heart" TAC Blog Hop, but Read more

Fall is upon us (which is my absolute FAVORITE season) and I just had to make something with my new Thanksgiving Sweeties stamp set from The Angel Company.  It's supposed to be a center-piece for the end table, but I can't use it for that…. because my cats would love it too much.  Anyway, I Read more

Okay, so here is one the cards that was published with my article in Scrap & Stamp Arts magazine.  This is another one I used my Copic Airbrush system on.  I recently got the compressor… now I need to figure out how to use it.  The stamp set is from Apple Girls by The Angel Read more

Guess what?!  I received December’s issue of Scrap & Stamp Arts magazine in the mail and yesterday and…. my 3-page article about Coloring with Copic Markers is in there!!  How exciting is that?! Hurry up and pick up your copy!  The article features two cards I made (one has already been posted on my blog and the Read more

I made this SUPER cute card the other day.  I like chances to use my Copic Airbrush System.  I used the ABS to make the light blue clouds (sky).  I also got the chance to use my Copic Spica glitter pens.  It's not that noticable from the picture, but I used them on parts of their dresses Read more

Time for another challenge over at Scrap, Stamp & Doodle Saturdays and this time you must use Kraft.  What a fun color to work with… simple, yet it goes with anything!  I love how the flower turned out with my Copics, but Brenda thinks my kitty looks like it has chicken pox.  What do you Read more

Yay!  My design team, at Stamp, Scrap & Doodle Saturdays, and I have been published in ScrapStreet, an online magazine for crafters!  Our article is called Blog Bay and my card is on page 37.  Be sure to stop by to read our article and check out the other members’ projects!  Here’s my creation: Isn’t it darling?  I Read more

I just received my shipment from The Angel Company… ordered from their NEW catalogue.  I am SO impressed.  I made this card with one of their new stamp sets and paper lines. Challenges Covered: (1) Crafty Creations – Happy or Sweet; (2) Cupcake Craft Challenges – Cats or Dogs; (3)CAARDvarks – Birthday Card; (4) Practical Scrappers Read more

Here's my creation for Stamp, Scrap & Doodle Saturdays.  Go on down and make a project… the challenge is any shape but square and rectangle.  My favorite part… I flocked the deer's antlers.  I haven't used flock in FOREVER.  I was really in need of masculine cards, so I got the coolest stamp set from TAC Read more