2020 Mini Catalog, Anniversary, Birthday, Blank Card, Just A Note, Love, Stampin' Up!

Music From The Heart

I don’t know why it has taken me so long to use the Music From The Heart Stamp Set It’s only been in the catalog a few short months and I thought for sure it would be carried over into the new 2020-2021 Annual Catalog, so I procrastinated....but I was wrong!  It will be retiring on… Continue reading Music From The Heart

Birthday, Cards for Men, General Cards, Sailing Home, Stampin' Up!

Sailing Home Birthday

Today is my husband’s birthday.  And it’s a big one too!  I wanted to have a party for him (COVID-19 kind of ruined that).  Not so much to celebrate but to just kind of remind him how old he is....65!  Medicare age!  Almost retirement age.  But he doesn’t look it.  He’s just as handsome now… Continue reading Sailing Home Birthday

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Peaceful Poppies, Stampin' Up!

Mix it Up Monday – I’ve Got the Monday Blues

It’s a May Mixed up Monotone Monday Morning! Phew! Glad I got that out!  I am not feeling blue....but the card I made is!  Blue is one one my favorite colors and I’ve done cards that are monochromatic before, in fact it was almost exactly a year ago.  You can see one here in this… Continue reading Mix it Up Monday – I’ve Got the Monday Blues

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Cards for Men, Country Club, Stampin' Up!

Country Club Birthday for Men

Last week I showed you a card that had minimal stamping thanks to the Country Club Designer Series Paper and the one sheet (on the far left) that has several golfing images - the woman golfer on the card last week, a fairway scene, and a man golfer.  You can see the card from last… Continue reading Country Club Birthday for Men

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Country Club, Stampin' Up!

Country Club For Women

Did you know that you can make a card with minimal stamping?  How about almost no stamping??  You might have to do a bit of coloring....but no image stamping.  And it is all because of the Country Club Designer Series Paper. One of the sheets in this paper pack (it is the paper on the far… Continue reading Country Club For Women

Birthday, Embossing Folders, Friendship, Sale-A-Bration 2020, Stampin' Up!, The Gang’s All Meer

The Gang’s all Meer….in the Desert

I made this card way back in January and never shared it, but now that I am in Phoenix...in the desert....where there at cacti (yes, that is the plural of cactus)....I thought it was an appropriate time to share. This card uses one of the Sale-A-Bration items that you can receive for FREE with a… Continue reading The Gang’s all Meer….in the Desert

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Stampin' Up!

Little Ladybug “Notes” – Happy Birthday!

A few weeks ago a friend asked me to help her make a card that she had seen on Pinterest....and I was happy to do it because I got to play with two new stamps sets that I had been wanting to use:  Little Ladybug and Music from the Heart.  These are the two stamp… Continue reading Little Ladybug “Notes” – Happy Birthday!

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Bonanza Buddies, Stampin' Up!

Quick and Easy Bonanza Buddies

Good Morning Monday!  I’ve got a busy week....getting ready for a one day stamping retreat....cutting, cutting and more cutting.   So I’m sharing quick and easy cards this week.  And throw in colorful too! I used the Bonanza Buddies Stamp Set and coordinating dies to make this cute and colorful Koalas on the front.  If… Continue reading Quick and Easy Bonanza Buddies

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Blank Card, Embossing Folders, Happy BIrthday to You, Stampin' Up!

Mixed Up Monday – Happy Birthday to You

Welcome to Mix-up Monday where I pair an item from either the new 2020 Mini Catalog or the Sale-A-Bration Catalog with an item from the Annual Catalog.  Today I am sharing a stamp set that is available in the new Sale-A-Bration Catalog...Happy Birthday to You which means that you can get this Stamp Set for FREE with… Continue reading Mixed Up Monday – Happy Birthday to You

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Bonanza Buddies, Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Fun Friday with Bonanza Buddies

Welcome to Fun Friday!  When I am deciding on what stamp sets to purchase, I like to look for possibilities...and by that I mean...how versatile is this set of stamps?  Can I use it for something else?  Will the designs on the stamp set go with other sentiments? Or blend well with other stamp sets?… Continue reading Fun Friday with Bonanza Buddies