Happy New Year everyone! Hope you had a wonderful holiday. I watched football games with my husband most of the day, but was also able to work on my swaps for Leadership and Control Freaks! A productive day! Just took a little pre-planning…I stamped and punched everything out in the morning while watching the Rose… [Read More]
Today’s card fulfills a couple challenges! One is the Blogger’s Challenge from last Friday with the theme of Celebration. I was taking a much needed rest from my studio after Christmas, but finally made it down to work on this card yesterday. It also is appropriate for today’s DCBD108 Challenge of a New Year’s celebration… [Read More]
Here is the card that I made for the Control Freaks swap…a great bunch of gals with MEGA talent are in this swap group. It is always like Christmas getting a swap package back in the mail. I started with a base of Riding Hood Red. I stamped the trio of hearts with Riding Hood… [Read More]
Oh my gosh…I totally spaced out on announcing the random drawing winner of the Bonus Window Dressing and Level 1 stamp set on December 23. (Criteria was placing an $40 order or more between December 9 and 23). I hope you understand that it was the craziness of getting ready for Christmas that caused me… [Read More]
It always seems like we have a sad period during the holidays. We found out that our best friends lost their cousin to a freak farm accident right before the holidays. Very sad. She had only become a grandmother a couple weeks earlier, she was 48 years old. But I made up this card to… [Read More]
This was my Christmas Card this year! Enjoy! (Heavily inspired by Kimberly Van Diepen…thanks!) MERRY CHRISTMAS!
This is a technique from the latest issue of Technique Junkies Newsletter called Watercolor Resist. I used the stamp set, Brocade Basics…one of the sets that will be retiring. Bummer because it is a great one to use with technique backgrounds. Since this technique is in the Newsletter, I can’t tell you how it is done…however, if you… [Read More]
My husband’s boss turned 60 this weekend, so I made a card for him. Yes, I used some non-Stampin’ Up! items that I have in my stash. First I used the Happy Birthday embossing folder in my Big Shot with Whisper White cardstock. I layered that on a base card of Basic Black. Then I… [Read More]