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]
I know…you are still thinking Christmas, but I wanted to make sure you were aware of a special opportunity coming up. For one day (December 23), you can combine this Valentine Bundle special with the Free Shipping special, saving 20% off the bundle and 10% off shipping! The bundle is available until January 31, but… [Read More]
Every year for at least the past six years, I’ve been involved in an alphabet Christmas Tag Swap with an online group, Creative Stamping Friends. 28 people choose a letter to design their tag around, plus a cover and back that lists the names of those who participated. The theme of the tag must match… [Read More]
I’m glad I finally was able to work on this card. A patriotic Red/White/Blue card was one of the ideas I had floating in my head from when I first bought this Snow Swirled set several months ago. I just never sat down to work on it. This week’s Bloggers’ Challenge was to create a Christmas card… [Read More]
I broke down. Yep…I bought Holiday Lineup at the last minute and just now am getting to use it. I tried to resist…but I should have known better. Those snowmen were just calling my name and I love the expressions on the elves and reindeer. Who could resist? Not me… Yesterday was the Diva… [Read More]