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Tissue Paper Stamping for Christmas

In my last post, I shared how I made a Thanksgiving Card using Tissue paper to stamp a background.  You can see that post HERE.  Today I am sharing that same layout and tissue paper stamping but for a Christmas Card. The background for this card was stamped with tissue paper using the colors of… Continue reading Tissue Paper Stamping for Christmas

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Tissue Paper Stamping

I hope the title of this post got your attention.  So what is Tissue Paper Stamping?  It’s exactly what it says….taking a piece of tissue paper, wadding it up, tapping it on an ink pad and then “stamping” onto your cardstock.  And the result can be something like this: The background behind the leaf was… Continue reading Tissue Paper Stamping

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Seasonal Swirls for Thanksgiving

Do you put a wreath on your front door?  Do you change it out for every season or holiday?  I do-not.  Mainly because my front door does not have a glass or screen door and anything I put up gets weather-beaten in a flash.  Even the Christmas Wreath which is the one thing I do… Continue reading Seasonal Swirls for Thanksgiving

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Layered Thanksgiving Card

I’m on a roll with these Thanksgiving cards.  There is still time for you to make a few of these cards and get them in to mail.  Today’s card is very similar to yesterday’s post….but I switched up the cardstock colors, the embossing folder and instead of stamping a leaf, I die cut one instead.… Continue reading Layered Thanksgiving Card

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Thanksgiving Cards – Quick and Easy

If you saw my last post, you’ll know that I was recently tasked with making Thanksgiving cards.  And in case you missed it, you can see the post here: Thanksgiving Cards??   I started out simple and I think this one might even beat the first card in the simplicity category.   The Designer Series paper… Continue reading Thanksgiving Cards – Quick and Easy

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Thanksgiving Cards??

I was asked a question the other day and I hesitated a little before I answered.  The question was “Now that you are done making Halloween things, are you making Thanksgiving cards?”  I thought for a couple seconds and said, “People don’t really send many Thanksgiving cards, so I’m more focused on Christmas”. Ha!  Wrong… Continue reading Thanksgiving Cards??

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A Joyful Life

A Joyful life is something I strive for.  I do not always achieve it every day, but I am working on it.  In fact it was my New Year’s resolution.  You can read about that here. A Joyful Life also just also happens to be the name of the stamp set that I used to make… Continue reading A Joyful Life

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Nothings Better Than….Cookie Monster!

It’s time for another Take Me Back Tuesday!  A project from awhile back that I forgot to share, or maybe with a retired product or two.  I'm trying to encourage you to not let all your supplies sit in a closet or a box.  There is someone, somewhere who would love a piece of "Happy… Continue reading Nothings Better Than….Cookie Monster!

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Fun with Vellum and Alcohol!

This card is for everyone who loves the Expressions in Ink Designer Series Paper. This paper is simply beautiful.  Vibrant colors and designs.  It is hard to describe, so let me just show you: Did you know that you can make that same ink splotched design and it’s as simple as having a few supplies:… Continue reading Fun with Vellum and Alcohol!

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Take Me Back Tuesday – Pretty Perennials

I was looking through all my pictures on my phone.  I take alot....like thousands.  I am especially bad when I take a trip....I'll have hundreds by the end of the day.  I love to look at them because it takes me back to all the fun memories.   But since we have not traveled in… Continue reading Take Me Back Tuesday – Pretty Perennials