Unique Holiday Gifts to Make Your Spirits Bright at Etsy 2017

Are you the type of person who likes to shop for unique holiday gifts? If you haven’t heard of Etsy, you’re in for a real treat. All of the “shops” there are created by people who offer handmade items, which can make some great unique holiday gifts! For example, my Etsy shop offers handmade paper […]

New Stampin Blends by Stampin’ Up! and Tutorial Now Available

Great news! Not only does Stampin Up now have new Stampin Blends, but they are also available to purchase! You may remember a few years ago when Stampin’ Up introduced Blendabilities. However, about a year later Stampin’ Up! discontinued them because they did not meet their quality standards. New Stampin Blends by Stampin’ Up! and […]

Simple Gift Box Creation – Part 2 of 5 Series – A Little Wild

A couple days ago I shared a card with you featuring the A Little Wild Stamp Set. Today, part 2 of my 5 part series, you will learn how to make and decorate a simple gift box creation. Simple Gift Box Creation For today’s project, I am using the Simply Scored tool to make a […]

Multiple Ways To Use One Stamp Set – 5 Card Series

Stamp Sets can be costly, so being able make use of a single set in multiple ways helps justify the expense. One of my favorite stamp sets from the new 2017-18 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog, is their new “A Little Wild” set. Multiple Ways To Use of A Little Wild Stamp Set Isn’t this the […]

Stampin Up Paper Pumpkin Giveaway – Perfectly Picturesque

It’s time for another Stampin Up Paper Pumpkin giveaway! This time, it’s the amazing July 2017 Perfectly Picturesque kit. I have to admit, this is one of my favorites so far! Stampin Up Paper Pumpkin – July 2017 Perfectly Picturesque The colors included with this kit are simply gorgeous. Plus, it has the popular woodcut […]

Cloud Nine Birthday Celebration – Theme Challenge

This is my first time participating in the Global Design Project challenge.  We are celebrating more birthday’s to this weekend. Since this is the case, I created a cloud nine birthday celebration. This card uses the stamp set Lift Me Up by Stampin’ Up! The Global Design Project presents a new challenge weekly, this week’s […]

Birthday Banner Project: June 2016 Paper Pumpkin Giveaway

So, yes this is another birthday post and another Paper Pumpkin giveaway. However, this is a 3D birthday banner project using the Paper Pumpkin June 2016 Banner Surprise craft kit. Since I hadn’t purchased any decorations, I wanted to add something to the decor for the birthday party. Low and behold, I still had an […]

Masculine Birthday Card – Paper Pumpkin Giveaway

Yesterday was my husband’s birthday, along with my daughter’s. I have to confess, I have many months of unused Paper Pumpkin kits. However, I love having them to use for the right occasion. I needed to make a masculine birthday card for my husband, when going through the past kits, I came across Many Manly […]

Birthday Celebration Card CASE and Daughter Turns 14

It’s time for a birthday celebration! My daughter’s is turning 14 years-old – today! 😮 The card I have for you today is the one I created for my daughter, inspired by a fellow demonstrator. Birthday Celebration CASE Card For Megan’s birthday, I wanted to create a unique card. One that would incorporate the stamp set Balloon […]

Dragonfly Dreams Watercolor Card Using Emboss Resist

I have been having so much fun trying out different watercolor techniques lately! Today’s card features the Dragonfly Dreams stamp set from Stampin’ Up using an emboss resist technique for the watercoloring. Dragonfly Dreams Watercolor Card I really love how this card turned out! I think the dragonfly set on top of the watercolored background […]