Beauty of the Earth Designer Series Paper, Heartfelt Wishes, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!, Sympathy

Beauty of the Earth – 10 minutes or less

Happy Monday!  Last week I shared with you a fast card - Beauty of the Earth in 5 Minutes  and this week I'm back with the second set of cards that are still quick and easy, but have just a tad more added to the cards.  Just for a reminder, these are the first two… Continue reading Beauty of the Earth – 10 minutes or less

Beauty of the Earth Designer Series Paper, Best Wishes, Blank Card, Heartfelt Wishes, Seasonal - Fall, Simple Stamping, Stampin' Up!, Sympathy

Beauty of the Earth in 5 Minutes or less

Happy Labor Day! I know you’ve heard me say that some cards I show you are “quick and easy” or “easier than you think”, but I think this one takes the cake for being quick and easy.  And there is really not "labor" involved in making this card, I used the Beauty of the Earth… Continue reading Beauty of the Earth in 5 Minutes or less

2020 Mini Catalog, Congratulations, Love, Simple Stamping, Stampin' Up!, Sympathy, Thank You, Thinking of You, Valentine’s Day

Valentine Watercolor – Meant to Be

Last week, I was playing around with trying something new and accidentally stumbled onto something really fun...and that had a beautiful result.  This was the card I gave my husband yesterday for your 42nd Wedding Anniversary. The stamp I used is part of the Meant to Be Stamp Set.  You can see it in the lower… Continue reading Valentine Watercolor – Meant to Be

2020 Mini Catalog, General Cards, Stampin' Up!, Sympathy

Peaceful Moments

There are times when you have to make a card that you wish you did not have to send....and by that I mean a sympathy card.  And there are times when you need to say thank you,  let’s not forget those times when you want to celebrate - graduations, birthdays, weddings.....or just a special friendship.… Continue reading Peaceful Moments

2019 Holiday Catalog, Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Sympathy, Thank You

So Shiny with Brightly Gleaming

Who doesn’t like shiny new things?  Shiny patent leather shoes, shiny pennies, shiny diamonds,  Shiny Designer Series Paper,  Shiny new cars.  Shiny Ornaments....the list goes on and on.  Wait....a.....minute.  Shiny new Designer Series Paper?  Yes!!  And it’s appropriately called Brightly Gleaming. This card features just one of the many patterns in this pack of paper.… Continue reading So Shiny with Brightly Gleaming

Blank Card, Stampin' Up!, Sympathy

Overflowing with Flowers

I’ve been on a flower kick lately....maybe it’s because the Christmas holidays are over and it’s been a dreary, rainy start to January in Virginia Beach and I’m longing for some sunny weather.  Despite the rain, the temperatures have been almost spring-like....in the 60’s and it even hit 71 degrees a day or two ago.… Continue reading Overflowing with Flowers

Blank Card, Sympathy

It’s Fall!

It’s now November and we’ve got lots of leaves in our yard.  We have several River Birch trees and they shed leaves like there is no tomorrow.  The leaves don’t change the beautiful shades of red, yellow and orange.....they just start turning brown and dropping like flies.  No matter how much you rake them up… Continue reading It’s Fall!