Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, Stampin' Up!

Let’s Stay Up Late & Craft!

Let’s Stay Up Late and Craft.....this is my mantra just about every night.  I am definitely a “night person” and when everything is quiet and it’s late at night....that is when my creativity kicks in.  So I start stamping....and cutting....and trying new ideas.....and pretty soon it is the wee hours of the morning.  My desk… Continue reading Let’s Stay Up Late & Craft!

Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, Perennial Essence, Stampin' Up!

When is a Daisy, not a Daisy?

Do you have an answer to my question?  When is a Daisy, not a Daisy?  The answer is pretty simple....when it’s made with Perennial Essence Vellum Cardstock!  let me just show you. The flower on this card is made using the Large and the Medium Daisy punch.  But I don’t think it looks like a… Continue reading When is a Daisy, not a Daisy?

Best Wishes, Blank Card, Encouragement, Friendship, General Cards, Stampin' Up!

Upsy-Daisy!

Need a quick and easy card?  I’ve got one for you today that you can make super quick!  And it’s so versatile....just pick your favorite color ink and matching cardstock color and you’ll be done in a flash! This is a card that Stampin’ Up! might call a SIP card (Stamps, Ink, Paper)....that’s all you… Continue reading Upsy-Daisy!

Blank Card, Friendship, Stampin' Up!

New In-Colors

Every year when Stampin’ Up releases a new catalog, they also release FIVE new In-Colors.  These colors stay around for two years and then they are retired.  This year the five new 2019-2021 In-Colors are:  Rococo Rose, Terracotta Tile, Pretty Peacock, Seaside Spray and Purple Posy. Rococo Rose Terracotta Tile Pretty Peacock Seaside Spray Purple… Continue reading New In-Colors

Birthday, Blank Card, Father’s Day, Friendship, Stampin' Up!

Ride With The Windows Open!

Ride with the windows open.....this is I rarely do!  I like my air conditioning especially in the summer heat, but there are plenty of people who do all the time....So I guess this card is for them. The new RIDE WITH ME STAMP SET is a little bit of fun and perfect for a birthday card for… Continue reading Ride With The Windows Open!

Blank Card, General Cards, Just A Note, Sailing Home, Stampin' Up!

A Salute to the Red, White & Blue!

This is my last post for my Red, White and Blue week!  The Fourth of July is over but the the memories remain....A Movie Date with my husband, London Broil on the grill, watching the Boston Pops and the beauty of fireworks bursting in the air choreographed to Patriotic Music from New York City. Speaking… Continue reading A Salute to the Red, White & Blue!

Blank Card, Friendship, Over the Moon, Stampin' Up!

Cow’s It Going??

I have been having so much fun with the new OVER THE MOON Stamp set....just “Udderly” too much fun!  If one cow on a card is fun....then a bunch is simply “Moovalous” right?  Especially when you pile them on top of each other.  This is not my original idea, but I’ve seen several versions and not… Continue reading Cow’s It Going??

Blank Card, Free as a Bird, Friendship, Stampin' Up!

Folding Fun With Free as a Bird

I was looking for something different to do with my limited stamp sets, so I decided that I needed to try and do some different types of folding my cards.  So instead of the traditional side or top fold, I branched out a little and tried something new. Laying down flat it just looks like… Continue reading Folding Fun With Free as a Bird

Blank Card, Stampin' Up!, Thank You

Pretty Papers

I’m still in Korea....and I’ve been doing a little shopping.  It’s not clothes, trinkets or souvenirs that draw my eye into the tiny little shops....it’s the card’s and the paper!  I can pass by all the trendy clothes, the teas, the soaps, the ceramics (well, except for the cute little cow I showed you in… Continue reading Pretty Papers

Anniversary, Blank Card, Friendship, Love, Stampin' Up!

Show Me Some Cow Love

I’m currently visiting my daughter in South Korea and brought limited supplies with me.  I brought this CRAFT AND CARRY STAMPERATUS Bag on the plane....and put more in my suitcase.  It’s only about 9” x 9” square, but I did manage to fit several stamp sets, ink pads, paper, ribbon, a few embellishments and....hmmm that might… Continue reading Show Me Some Cow Love