This Little Piggy . . .

. . . wears a mask! I made a few of these cards last month to send to my grandkids. Watching the news and seeing the rise in numbers of people getting Covid is heartbreaking and scary. I try to stay safe and always wear a mask when I go […] Read more »

It’s In The Bag!

Stampin’ Up stopped including bags with workshop orders and instead sell a thicker, sturdier bag. I decided to do something different for my regular customers. I ordered bags from Amazon and created a personalized tag for each one which includes their initials. When an order comes in I will put […] Read more »

Hello July, Hello Bonus Days and More

Happy 4th Stampers! This CD Calendar page was fun and easy to make using the balloon punch.   Bonus Days are Back! For every $50 you spend July 1st – August 3rd (before shipping and tax), you’ll get a $5 Bonus Days coupon code that can be used  August  4th […] Read more »

A Little This and That …

Do you have trouble deciding what colors to combine on a card? I often start with a piece of Designer Series Paper on my card and that makes it easy. Just choose colors that are in the paper. Did you know that all colors used in a pack of DSP […] Read more »

Beautiful World

My first card using new stamps! I loved this stamp set when I first saw it and knew it would be great for all different kinds of cards including masculine cards. I confess I do have a lot of stamp sets with flowers but there are just occasions when flowers […] Read more »

2020-2021 Annual Catalog is Live!

Today’s the day we can finally order from the new annual catalog. If you don’t have the catalog yet let me know and I will make arrangements for you to get one. In the meantime you can see the catalog online by clicking the link on the right sidebar. As […] Read more »

Lunaria Flower Farm

A couple of years ago my nephew, Kevin, moved from California to France to be with his girlfriend. He met Pauline when she was living in California more than 10 years ago but due to visa restrictions and family she returned to France. They kept up their relationship with visits […] Read more »

Feeling the Love – Part 2

Yesterday I posted so many of the cards I recently received for my birthday. But I also wanted to share a few other cards I have been getting lately. So many beautiful hand-stamped cards with thoughtful messages. Created by Cheryl and Mike White. Copyright Stampin’ Up! Created by Judy Shapley. […] Read more »