Joy, Joy, Joy!

 This is the season of Peace, Joy and Love! I love everything about Christmas, always have. This was a fun and easy card to make using the Eclipse technique. I often wonder about new techniques and how they start. Seems once you see one they are showing up everywhere. You […] Read more »

Little Drummer Boy

Doesn’t this just make you think of the song! It’s one of those that keeps playing in your head after you think of it. Pa rum pa pum pum ….  Here’s an interesting tidbit. I looked the song up online and found out that it was written in 1941 and […] Read more »

Stamparatus Reservation UPDATE

From Stampin’ Up:  The first Stamparatus reservation window reached its maximum number of reservations in just 15 minutes, which provided us with some very important information: You LOVE this new stamping tool! We couldn’t be more thrilled; in fact, your response was so amazing that we’ve decided to make some […] Read more »

FREE Shipping – Monday, December 11th

Stampin’ UP!  announced there will be FREE SHIPPING for one day only, Monday, December 11th. I need a few things before January and was planning on putting in another order so I’m taking advantage of this tomorrow. If you would like to order anything you can order online or just […] Read more »

Eskimo Treat

This adorable Eskimo treat bag is filled with chocolates. It’s the perfect size to slip a gift card into. The Eskimo is from the Cookie Cutter Christmas stamp set which coordinates with the Cookie Cutter Builder Punch. I used markers to color the Eskimo. The cello bag is the 3″x6″ […] Read more »

Hot Cocoa Treat

I always do 3 different treats in the Tags, Bags, and Treats class. This one is a packet of Ghirardelli cocoa, one of the treat tubes from the Holiday catalog filled with the mini marshmallow bits, and a candy cane. The ribbon is retired however you can use any coordinating […] Read more »

Mitten Christmas Bag

Here’s another Christmas Bag from my Tags, Bags, and Treats Class. I was inspired by a bag given to me last year by my friend Linda. I knew right then it would be in this years class. I drew a pattern for the mitten and the mitten top, cut them […] Read more »

Christmas Bag

Every year I hold a Tags, Bags, & Treats class where people come and make a couple of bags, some holiday treats, and Christmas gift tags. This is one of the bags we made.   It is really quit easy to make from just one sheet of Designer Series Paper. […] Read more »

Holiday Catalog Year End Sales Event

Stampin’ Up is doing a little inventory cleaning and this is your opportunity to take advantage of special year-end deals on retiring and surplus items. There are many products being offered at discounted prices. See the list of items here. Due to high demand for retiring stamps, Stampin’ Up will […] Read more »

CD Calendar November & December 2017

I don’t believe I am up to date with posting my monthly CD Calendar sheets so for tonight I will post November and December and then check to see what I may have missed later. It’s late, I just finished a class and I’m a bit tired and sleepy. (Yawn) […] Read more »