Our Family Christmas

We had a few problems getting to Christmas but once we did oh what fun! My son Jeff and his family live in Kentucky and were driving down Christmas day. Since it’s a long trip we planned our celebration for the day after Christmas. They expected to get here sometime […] Read more »

Bag & Card Combo

I absolutely love this quick and easy gift bag and card project that I learned how to make from demonstrator Rhonda Wade. It uses 2 sheets of cardstock and 1 full sheet of Designer Series Paper.  1 sheet of DSP Cut a 4″ strip and cut that strip into 3 […] Read more »

Illuminated Christmas – Holiday Sneak Peak

The Global Design Challenge this week is a color challenge using Soft Suede, Daffodil Delight, and Flirty Flamingo together.                                                            Color challenge! #GDP153 I have to say I don’t think I ever would have put these colors together in a card but I like the outcome. Using these colors on […] Read more »

Stamping on Candles

I had never tried stamping on candles until a few weeks ago. I decided to give it a try and made some Christmas gifts. My first candle was a bit of a disaster but then I got the hang of it. I made the snowflake base using a retired die […] Read more »

Christmas Family Fun

I wish I had a new card to post but I haven’t had time to do any stamping due to Christmas and family visiting here from Kentucky. So I will share some family photos. Our plan was to go to Universal on Tuesday. We got there a half hour after […] Read more »

Merry Christmas!

It’s about 2:30 AM Christmas morning and I am wide awake after a few hours sleep. From the time I was a little girl I have always been excited on Christmas  morning. Nothing has changed. And even though the family isn’t coming over until later, here I am awake and […] Read more »

White Glimmer Tree Christmas Card

This Christmas card is one from my classes using the Carols of Christmas stamp set and Card Front Builder Thinlits Dies. I love the green and black color combination inspired from several projects in the Holiday Catalog. Stampin’ Up is so on trend. When I was in Target the other […] Read more »

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 »