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lexi
a crafter since crayons, a computer nerd since the early apple, a hostess with the mostest, a maker of stamps and cards. graphic designer, teacher, mom of two girls. confetti by lexi is where it all comes together.
Interests: stamping + other paper crafts, playing on my computer, reading, watching movies, baking, harry potter, blythe, hanging with my girls, etc.
Recent Activity
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hello! i'm back again with another quick card from the weekend. it was so fun to stamp a few cards just because! this one was inspired by my recent color ambassador post on triadic color schemes. i had mentioned how... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at confetti by lexi
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wouldn't you know it, today is yet another fun hashtag holiday - world emoji day! according to wikipedia, the founder of emojipedia created this day on july 17 because of how the calendar emoji is shown on iphones. interesting! of... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at confetti by lexi
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if you follow me on instagram, you've already seen this card, but i thought it deserved a complete post. i pretty much flipped when i came across these stamps from the sassy stamper - harry, ron, hermione - luna!! the... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at confetti by lexi
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we all scream hooray! i decided to dig through my scrap die cuts and put together an ice cream card in honor of national ice cream day. i ended up finding goodies for two, so i went with it. hey,... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at confetti by lexi
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hello! it's the seventh of the month, which means it's time for a new papertrey ink color ambassador post. Today I thought we’d take a look at triadic color schemes. By definition triadic color schemes are a combination of three... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2018 at confetti by lexi
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hi stamping friends! i'm so excited to share that i will be hosting a class for stamp-a-faire 2018: crafting a community garden - live this year in cincinnati! i can't wait to meet those of you attending in person. but... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2018 at confetti by lexi
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good morning! it's my turn for make it monday with papertrey ink this week. today i decided to design a card with an old favorite of mine - inchies! inchies are one inch squares - tiny pieces of art that... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2018 at confetti by lexi
thank you greta!! i hope it makes it's way to you soon!!
Toggle Commented Jun 23, 2018 on matchbook double take at confetti by lexi
so sorry about that, but it's definitely worth the wait!! meanwhile, check out the make it monday video i linked for how to make them without a die. thanks for stopping by!!
Toggle Commented Jun 23, 2018 on matchbook double take at confetti by lexi
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when I hosted a make it monday on creating matchbooks a while back and then introduced the matchbook medley die collection, i shared projects that focused on matchbooks as a packaging idea. tea packets, m & m's and other small... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2018 at confetti by lexi
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hello! it's the seventh of the month, which means it's time for a new papertrey ink color ambassador post. today we'll take a look at monochromatic color schemes. monochromatic literally means one color. a monochromatic color scheme is based on... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2018 at confetti by lexi
many thanks!! that inspiration was poking away in my brain - i finally had the perfect design to pull it off!!
Toggle Commented Jun 1, 2018 on throwback thursday: in bloom at confetti by lexi
many thanks!! i love this feature for making me revisit designs!
Toggle Commented Jun 1, 2018 on transformation tuesday: #hbd at confetti by lexi
thank you so much!! it's on the brain as several friends' kids turned 21 this year, lol! plus it's nola: "people like to drink around here!"
Toggle Commented Jun 1, 2018 on throwback thursday: craft brew at confetti by lexi
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good morning! welcome to papertrey ink's throwback thursday. craft brew is one of those sets that i loved right away - the solid guy possibilities amidst all of the flowers, the graphic label-style sentiments, the large size of the glass... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2018 at confetti by lexi
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good morning! today it's my turn to host transformation tuesday for papertrey ink. we all have cards that don't necessarily turn out the way we had envisioned or a project that we designed to be feminine that could be made... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2018 at confetti by lexi
thank you so much!! i had a lot of fun with the flower and i only colored it one way, lol!! colorful words is definitely a good match to it as well. have fun with it!!
Toggle Commented May 26, 2018 on throwback thursday: in bloom at confetti by lexi
thank you! yupo is a waterproof, synthetic paper. it's smooth and can be used for a variety of techniques. so far, i've used it for making stencils because it can be wiped clean and won't tear.
Toggle Commented May 26, 2018 on throwback thursday: in bloom at confetti by lexi
colorful words - i mentioned in the text but still need to add a supply list - end of school madness is in full force!
Toggle Commented May 26, 2018 on throwback thursday: in bloom at confetti by lexi
thank you!!
Toggle Commented May 26, 2018 on throwback thursday: in bloom at confetti by lexi
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hello! welcome to papertrey ink's throwback thursday. i love the detail and lines on the large in bloom flower and couldn't wait to color it for this week's post. inspired by a current tory burch pattern, i decided to color... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2018 at confetti by lexi
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good morning! we've made it to day five of the papertrey ink may release countdown! today, i have a closer look at my third and final stamp set of the month, celebrate with a bang, a phrase building mini set.... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2018 at confetti by lexi
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hello! it's day three of the papertrey ink may release countdown and i have a another look at stars and stripes - the non-patriotic edition! while the patterns in the set were inspired by the american flag, that was just... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2018 at confetti by lexi
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hello! welcome back to day two of the papertrey ink may release countdown. today, i have a quick look at stars and stripes, another new set i have making it's debut this month. this new set is all about the... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2018 at confetti by lexi
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good morning! welcome back to day two of the papertrey ink may release countdown and a closer look at hashtag everything, one of my new sets this month. this set is so perfect for kids and teens - fun, relevant... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2018 at confetti by lexi