Although the weather is warming up and we’ve had a few days teasing of summer, the past few days have been definitely more “spring” than “beach” weather. So I’m having to just dream about warm breezes and relaxing on the beach and made a card similar to several ones that I had seen. I layered… Continue reading Sand & Shells
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…..
This is actually a re-make of a card that I made in 2019 when I was visiting my daughter in Seoul, South Korea. I had packed a few stamping supplies so I could stamp on the long 17 hour flight, I didn’t end up doing that....those seat trays are tiny! But I did make quite… Continue reading Fine Art Floral Fun Fold
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
As I write this I am sitting in my craft room and listening to hits from the 60’s and what should come up but Chubby Checker’s “The Twist”. You can listen to it here: Chubby Checker’s The Twist. I am taking it as good omen that I just happened to be writing my this post… Continue reading Pierced Blooms Twisted Easel Card
I love to try new things, especially when it comes to making cards. And making Fun Fold Cards. You might think that I’ve done a lot of fun fold cards and how could there be more...but here is another one. I've seen cards with this fold before, but this is my first time trying and… Continue reading Art Gallery Bridge Fold
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 have another Fun Fold card for you today! I actually made this card last November. When Stampin' Up! had the annual convention (it was virtual this year), we got a sneak peak and the chance to order the Dandy Garden Suite of products. But I waited to share this card until the new January-June… Continue reading Dragonfly Garden Fun Fold
Who else likes to make Fun Fold cards? If you are like me I'm always looking for something to make my cards a little different. A Fun Fold card fits the bill. I'm not sure if this fold has a name, but I like to call it a Tuck & Fold Fun Fold Card because… Continue reading Enjoy the Moment with a Fun Fold Card!