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 »

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 »

Tropical Oasis Suite

Some time ago, when I could still have stamp classes, I did a class of three cards all using the same layout, the same stamp set and the same Designer Series Paper pack. Living in Florida getting the Timeless Tropical Bundle was a must.  My inspiration came from demonstrator Lisa […] Read more »

Honey Bee 3″x3″ Cards

One of my favorite sets in the mini catalog is Honey Bee. I was thrilled when one of the SAB free items was the Golden Honey designer series paper (it was so popular it has already sold out). Stampin’ Up! makes it so easy to create cards with their coordinating […] 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 »