World Card Making Day!!

HAPPY WORLD CARD MAKING DAY!!   Are you doing anything to celebrate this day dedicated to making cards??  I couldn’t resist sharing one more card that I created with the “For All Things” stamp set.  This is one of the cards that those who are attending my upcoming October event can choose to create.     If you aren’t familiar with World Card Making Day, here’s some information about the… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Stamp, Stock & Save Promotion

Did you know that World Cardmaking Day is THIS SATURDAY, October 4? To help commemorate this year’s World Cardmaking Day, Stampin’ Up! is holding the Stamp, Stock, & Save promotion from October 1-6.  During this limited time, you’ll be able to purchase select ink, paper, envelopes, and adhesive, all at a 15% discount! And, select stamps are 20% off.  Click here to get a peek at what’s being disounted and… Read More »

“For All Things” Birthday Greeting

I know that it’s the first of October, but during the month of September, I’ve been sharing lots of card ideas using the “For All Things” stamp set (W 135152, C 135155) from Stampin’ Up!  It is a GREAT all-round stamp set that can be used for SO MANY occasions!  I still have one more card to share today, so we are carrying the theme into October!! Here are the… Read More »

Four Hours and Counting….

Only FOUR HOURS until my first 12 Weeks of Christmas project is sent to my email subscribers. You won’t want to miss even one week of the projects, so sign up NOW for my mailing list.  You will find the sign-up form in my right hand sidebar.

12 Weeks of Christmas begins tomorrow!!

Only 24 hours until I begin sending my 12 Weeks of Christmas emails to newsletter subscribers!!!! I’ll have great cards and projects like this one to share with you every week!! Sign up for my mailing list TODAY (in my sidebar) so you won’t miss any of the great projects I’m sharing!!

“For All Things” Quilt Style

This month I’ve been sharing all sorts of handmade card ideas using the “For All Things” stamp set (W 135152, C 135155) from Stampin’ Up! Well, the month is just about over, and I still have a couple cards to share.  Today’s card reminds me of a quilt card, and was inspired by a similar card on Pintrest. The way that I created the design on the white “quilt” squares… Read More »

Christmas…90 Days and Counting

Even though we are enjoying the beauty of the fall season, it’s not too early to begin thinking Christmas. I know what you’re thinking….let’s not rush the season, and I would agree.  However, in less that ONE WEEK, those who are on my email list will begin receiving my 12 Weeks of Christmas emails, full of great handmade card, gift and wrapping ideas for your holiday crafting.   But, here’s… Read More »

“For All Things” Thinking of You

Today’s “For All Things” card is a great example of the how this Stampin’ Up! stamp set can be used to create an elegant looking handmade card.  It’s simple but still looks like it took lots of work to create. Wouldn’t this card would be perfect to use as a sympathy card? The leaf image embossed in Smoky Slate embossing powder lends itself well to the clean and elegant look… Read More »

Card in a Box for Fall

Today is one of those “bonus” blogging days for me.  I have a stamp club that has been meeting monthly for the past few months.  The group really has a fun time when they get together.  Our project for the last meeting was learning to create a “Card in a Box”. My original sample was done with flowers (you can see it here) and most of the club members chose… Read More »

“For All Things” Autumn Welcome

Happy First Day of Fall! I’m sharing today’s “For All Things” card in honor of the first day of fall, which is today!  Fall is a favorite time of year for me.  I love all the gorgeous colors as the tree leaves change color and the feeling of crispness in the air.  It’s a very beautiful time of the year. This card was inspired by a card that I saw… Read More »