Christmas Pines Stamp Set, Four Different Card Ideas

The Christmas Pines Stamp Set from Stampin’ Up is so versatile. Here are a few ideas on how this stamp set can be used in different ways. They are all wreaths, but there are differences within each card. Christmas Pines Stamp Set I love how elements from other sets can be used in unique ways. […]

Christmas Stamped Cards Blogging Friends Blog Hop

Hello December! ⛄️ Can you even believe it is already the end of 2016? It seems each year speeds by more and more quickly, this year flew past! Welcome to another month of Blogging Friends Blog Hop. This month our theme is Christmas Stamped Cards. We have a very special guest joining us on our hop this […]

Mojo Monday Card 473 Card Sketch

Are you looking for layout ideas for your cards? Here is a versatile layout that works for any occasion. I had created this card for last weeks (Mon., November 7) Mojo Monday Card 473, but missed the deadline to post the card on their website. I admit it was due to the fact that I had not […]

Diverse Handmade Tree Cards – Blogging Friends Blog Hop

It’s the first of the month again, which means it’s time for another Blogging Friends Blog Hop! This month our theme is “Lovely As A Tree” Stamp Set, or similar tree theme. Well, I thought I was all prepared for this month when I ordered my stamp set a couple of months ago. However, I […]

Stampin Up Holiday Catalog Favorites – October Blog Hop

Do you believe it is October 1st? This year has flown by, and once again we are heading into the holidays. For this months blog hop, we are featuring items from the Stampin Up Holiday Catalog. I would like to share with you some of my personal favorites. Stampin Up Holiday Catalog Every year I […]

Preparing Handmade Christmas Cards Early 2016

I realize Christmas is still several months away. However, I know from past experience, if I wait any longer I will run up against birthdays and other holidays. So this year, I am preparing handmade Christmas cards early. I know I will be so relieved to not be stressed with last minute things. The sketch for Monday’s Mojo Monday the […]

Favorite Retiring Stampin Up Sets – May Blog Hop

It’s that time of year again with Stampin’ Up – out with the old and in with the new. The theme of this months Blogging With Friends Blog Hop focuses on our favorite retiring Stampin Up sets. I have a lot of favorites that will be retiring. However, as a Demonstrator, I’ve already seen the […]

Happy Holiday Wishes Sent Post Holiday

Is it a major faux pas to send out your happy holiday wishes before the actual holiday? I hope not, since I still have yet to send out my cards! Since we are just in the throws of the new year I’m hoping it will be seen as acceptable. 🙂 How many of you are […]

Making Spirits Bright For The Holidays – Mojo Monday 422

It’s another Mojo Monday Card Sketch Challenge, and this one screamed Stampin’ Up Among The Branches Stamp Set to me. I just recently got this set, along with the Woodland Embossing Folder, and want to make a lot of use out of it. When I initially bought this stamp set and embossing folder, I thought […]

Festival Of Trees For Mojo Monday Card Sketch Challenge

Yikes, I’m even later this week with my card for the Mojo Monday Card Sketch Challenge. Busy days right now with catching up on work and house cleaning. Once the kids come home it’s almost impossible to get anything else done. I help them with homework, hang out with them, and take them to activities […]