Tropical Chic

I’m in love with everything in the Tropical Chic suite. The first thing that caught my eye when I first looked through the new catalog was the pink and green colors of the paper. I think I had more fun making card samples for my open house with this suite […] Read more »

Explosion Card with Picture Perfect Birthday

The Picture Perfect Birthday stamp set and the 6″x6″ Designer Series Paper were perfect for doing this explosion card. The out side is fun but then …   wait for it …….                                      It unfolds as you are opening the card. The inside piece is stamped on a 8″ […] Read more »

Saying Farewell to Favorites

I have some favorite stamp sets that are retiring and while I won’t be using them in future workshops or events I will hang on to them and use when I am making cards for myself to send. It’s hard to say so long to old friends isn’t it? These […] Read more »

Magical Day Mermaid Easel Card Video

I did a video today of the Mermaid card. It’s the first video I’ve done for my blog in 4 years so I’m still getting use to the set up. My daughter use to come over and video me but I bought a holder for my phone so I can […] Read more »

3″ x 3″ Magical Day Notecards

I love making small 3″ x 3″ notecards. They are perfect to use along with a gift or make a set of them and give as a gift. I was super excited when the 3″ envelopes were brought back so I bought several packages of them just in case they […] Read more »

Easy Access Storage & a Card

It seems like I am always reorganizing my stamping supplies. As you buy more things you run out of room or find better ways of storing things. I wanted to share one of my favorite items I use purchased from one of the craft stores. I have two identical units […] Read more »

Picture Perfect Birthday Party

You can never have too many birthday cards (or too many birthdays!) and the Picture Perfect Party suite in the Occasion’s catalog has everything for making fabulous birthday cards and party goodies. Usually when I like a particular suite of products it begins with loving the stamp set but this […] Read more »

Flying Home Baby Card

It is very rare that I need a baby card so I don’t usually purchase stamp sets specifically for that kind of card. So of course I need one now so I decided to use the adorable set Flying Home. The nest with the baby birds certainly can be adapted […] Read more »

Sending Love & Hugs

I wanted to make a card for classes that could be used as a Valentine’s day card but also for other occasions so I chose the sentiment from Ribbon of Courage stamp set and paired it with the heart and love die cuts from Sunshine Wishes Thinlets and the Painted […] Read more »