I have had a “Whale of a Time“ for the past two days....and it’s all because of one of the new Designer Series Papers that is in the 2020-21 Annual Catalog that came out in June.I decided to feature this paper (and the coordinating Whale Done Stamp Set and Whale Builder Punch in my monthly Card & Chat class.Today,… Continue reading Whale of a Time – Stamp or Punch?
It’s Monday! Happy beginning to your week! I seem to always be showing you cards that are blue on Monday....and today is no exception. I’ve been making cards and cutting cards for an Under the Sea/Whale Done class. Each participant received one-quarter of a package of the Whale of a Time Designer Series Paper.There are… Continue reading Whale of a Time Pocket Card
It is no secret that blue is my favorite color. Given a choice of colors, I always choose blue. So I’m celebrating the Monday blues today with a blue card!This shade of blue is one of the five new 2020-2022 In-Colors called Misty Moonlight. And it does look like a moonlit night. I paired the… Continue reading Misty Moonlight Monday Blues – Jar of Flowers
NOTE: Read all the way to the end! I saved the best for last!It’s the end of June and time for another Paper Pumpkin post featuring the June - Sunshine in a Box - Kit. This kit made eight 5 1/2” x 4 1/4” cards - 2 each of four designs). But before I show… Continue reading June 2020 Paper Pumpkin + Alternatives
I’ve got another super simple....ease into Monday... card for you today! And it’s all about circles. Little ones, big ones, patterned ones, plain ones....and even fuzzy ones!I used the new Playing With Patterns Designer Series Paper. There are lots of patterns to choose from...circles, big and little dots, bold diagonal stripes, skinny stripes, bright colors and pastels....it’s… Continue reading Playing with Patterns – Circles!
The new 2020-21 Annual Catalog went live yesterday! As a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator, I’ve been able to order select products from the catalog since the beginning of May. But I wanted to keep using some of my favorite stamps that were retiring. So today is the first day that I am sharing a card made… Continue reading Jar of Flowers = Jar of Sunshine!
This is going to be a busy week for me, so I have a super simple card to share with you today. This is a SIP card (Stamps, Ink, Paper). No fancy embellishments, no ribbon, no embossing...just clean and simple. The stamp set I used is called Music From the Heart. This stamp set in… Continue reading Super Simple Music From the Heart
Mother's Day was a few weeks ago and Father's Day is fast approaching and will be here before you know it. I made this card about two weeks ago and it would be perfect for a Father's Day Card. My Father passed away a little over 9 years ago, but I know he would have… Continue reading Sailing Home – Early Father’s Day
Today is a holiday....Memorial Day...A day to honor and remember the men and women who served in the United States military and gave their lives defending our freedoms. I am extremely grateful for their service. This is a quick and easy card that you can make in the morning and still go out and enjoy… Continue reading Red, White & Blue Daisies
This post is going to be a little different. I usually show you a card and then explain a little about how I made it and give you a list of supplies. But today is now officially Wacky Wednesday and I’m going to go backwards so you’ll be surprised at the end! I’m sure there… Continue reading Peaceful Poppies – Flying by the Seat of Your Pants