Stamp & Scrap Creative Escape

This past Saturday was my friend and fellow demonstrator, Sandy Mitchell, and my 3rd all day retreat. Our Winter Wonderland theme focused entirely on the holiday catalog. After months of planning and preparing it was a fun day with 6 make & takes, demonstrations by our upline, Catherine Harwood, door […] Read more »

Winter Woods Fall Card & Upcoming 24 hr Sale

Before I get to todays card I want to let you know about a 24 hour sale Stampin’ Up! has announced this coming week. They haven’t told us yet which day it will be but am thinking maybe Tuesday or Wednesday. Check back for more details then. Now for today’s […] Read more »

Another Quick Perfectly Plaid Card

This card was one from a recent Christmas Card Stamp-a-Stack. It used all of the same product as yesterdays card except the card base is white instead of Shaded Spruce and red rhinestones were added instead of metallic pearls. The trees were punched out and then pieces of designer series […] Read more »

Missing in Action

This is the busiest time of the Stampin’ year for me so I have been neglecting my blog for a bit.  I’ll try to get back on track. (smile) The Holiday Catalog is live and it’s hard to pick out my favorites. I do love any stamp set with a […] Read more »

Over the Moon Faux Shaker Card

This card has the appearance of a shaker card but actually is not. I adore these cute cows from the stamp set Over the Moon because they just have such adorable character. To create the card start with stamping the sentiment on the piece of checked DSP and then adhere […] Read more »

This is a list of my upcoming classes, events and workshops. Please note that the special classes are limited to the number of attendees and prepayment is required so that I can prepare the correct kits.  RSVP early to be sure you get a spot. I will also post this […] Read more »

Same Layout 3 Ways

I have a class at a community room that I have been doing for at least 13 years. When it started I came every other week and usually only from October – May since so many residents travel North for the summer. It has turned into doing the class 2 […] Read more »

Daisy Framed Art

Two friends came over today to make the daisy framed art piece pictured in the catalog. They each made 2 of them. Even though I had already made 3 myself I had fun helping them get all of the pieces punched an die cut. Evelyn and Debi show off their […] Read more »