It’s easy to overlook stamp sets in the Annual Catalog....especially when a smaller Mini Catalog come out a month of two after the Annual Catalog launch with even more fun stamp sets to play with and if it's a set that carried over from a previous year, sometimes they don't get a second look. Today… Continue reading Let’s Be Insprired by……Inspiring Iris
I had a little stamping playdate with a good friend yesterday. It was great to just sit and create together. We wanted to test out the Gilded Leafing Embellishment on a piece of cardstock that had been embossed using the Seashells 3D Embossing Folder. That didn't go as well as we wanted, so we switched… Continue reading Let’s Emboss – Seashells!
I’m about to brighten up your maybe dreary Monday morning with a big pop of color! Magenta Madness to be exact! This is one of five In-Colors for 2020-2022 and it can be a bit of an eye opener if you haven’t had your morning pick-me-up yet. But who wouldn’t want this cute little donkey… Continue reading Darling Donkeys Birthday
One of the cutest sets in the new SALE-a-bration catalog has to be the Darling Donkeys. It was one of the first things that I choose as my FREE product for purchasing $50.00 of products....and it's been sitting on my shelf since December! One of the perks of being a Demonstrator is that I get… Continue reading Hee-Haw….Card fun with Darling Donkeys!
Oh what fun was had in making this card. I originally made this card as part of a Funday Monday Zoom with my small group of stampers. There was a little measurement confusion and then a little bit of laughter and finally the uncontrollable giggles took over. Don't let anyone tell you that stamping and… Continue reading Step Right Up…..on a Step Box Card!
I’ve got a super simple card for you on this Monday morning! I had a busy week-end doing a first for me....and maybe my stampers too....a combination Countdown to Christmas Kickoff In-Person and Zoom Retreat! It was an all day Saturday event (10am-5pm) and I had 4 In-Person stampers and 1 virtual. It took a… Continue reading Let’s Emboss with Winter Snow and Evergreen Forest
One of the perks of being a Stampin' Up ! Demonstrator is that I get sneak previews of new products. Beginning November 3rd, Stampin' Up is making available to order as a special preview several items that will be in the 2021 January-June Mini Catalog - the Quite Curvy Stamp Set, Curvy Christmas Stamp Set, Curvy… Continue reading Let’s Get Curvy!
I have finally had a chance to play around with some of my new stamps and dies. Although the Ornate Garden Suite has been out since May as part of a special early release from the new 2020-2022 Annual catalog, I was too busy having fun with some of the stamp sets that were retiring.… Continue reading Ornate Garden of Daisies
Nothing is better than a simple card. I missed easing into Monday....so today I am tackling Tuesday instead. This card I’m going to share uses the Forever Greenery Suite of products. There is a fantastic new stamp set, Forever Fern, and a matching die set called Forever Flourishing that is part of the suite. When I first got the… Continue reading Simple Forever Fern
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