I'm so excited to share a sneak peak of one of the new stamp sets that is in the new 2021-2022 Annual Catalog that will be released on May 4th. Right now I can only show you the cover...but there are lots of goodies inside....new stamp sets along with returning favorites, new ribbons, embellishments, die… Continue reading Party Puffins Sneak Peak
Do you have too much Designer Series Paper that is piled up and you haven’t used? All right, I am not sure that you can ever have too much, but I do need to make room for new Designer Series Papers that will be coming out in the new 2021-2022 Annual Catalog. So, I have… Continue reading Ornate Garden Pocket Cards
Not much can be simpler than Stamps, Ink and Paper to make a card. To be more specific - One stamp, one color ink and one basic color of cardstock. The stamp set I used is called Friends Are Like Seashells. This stamp set and the coordinating Seaside Seashells Dies are in the January-June 2021… Continue reading Simply Sand Dollars
Who remembers the tongue twister...She sells seashells by the seashore? Can you say it three times fast? Me neither. Who likes to collect seashells? Me! My happy place is the beach. I love to sit and watch the waves and I also love to walk the beach and look for shells. I have a very… Continue reading Seashells by the Seashore…..
So...how would you fill in the blank? The stamp set I used to for today’s card is called Nothings Better Than and the stamps in the set give you four choices for an answer....Cookies, Chocolate (my choice), Cocktails and Coffee. Personally, I think I would have added Crafting in there somewhere. I spent a few… Continue reading Nothings Better Than…..
When it's been a busy week, all you want to do ia make a simple card. And this one fits the bill. Not only is it simple, but it's just basic....and by that I mean Basic White and Basic Black. The True Love Designer Series Paper is perfect for this quick and easy Black and… Continue reading Simple Black and White
Our mail has been sooooo slow lately....it was pretty bad back in December which everyone attributed to all the holiday mailings, people buying gifts online etc, but it’s now March...yes already!) and it is still taking letters 2-3 weeks just to go across town. It really makes the words Snail Mail seem so appropriate. But… Continue reading Snail Mail….slowly but surely
Cutting Paper not your thing? I have an almost perfect solution...use a Punch! Specifically the Rectangular Paper Punch! And these cards go together so fast, that I have more than one to share with you. The first one I made I used the Flower and Field Designer Series Papers that is one of the FREE products… Continue reading Fun with the Postage Stamp Punch
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!
How about a little Friday fun? The design of the card I am sharing today is called a Puzzle Card......but there is a piece missing from the picture! And that is because it is on the inside of the card in the spot where it would be if it was on the front (where it… Continue reading Puzzle Card with Fine Art Floral