Christmas, Heartfelt Wishes, Home Decor, Seasonal - Winter

Peaceful Place Gift Idea

I wasn’t planning to share this quite yet, but I went out of town for a wonderful Craft Retreat this past week-end and ended up staying longer than planned.  I took my mother who recently moved in with me to visit with my sister while I was at the retreat.  My mother decided to have… Continue reading Peaceful Place Gift Idea

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Snowflake Splendor, Stampin' Up!

Snowflake Splendor Slimline

In the past week I showed you three slimline cards.  I thought I was done....but I was wrong....I have one more to share with you.  This card is a little more elegant with the silver accents and softer shades of Pool Party color. This card was made using several of the items in the Snowflake… Continue reading Snowflake Splendor Slimline

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Fun Folds, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Warm & Toasty

Fun Fold – Swing Arm Card

I think I just made up the name, Swing Arm Card for the Fun Fold that I used for this card.    I am not sure that is the actual name, but it does describe how the card opens.  I’ll let you decide if the name I gave the card is a good one. I… Continue reading Fun Fold – Swing Arm Card

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Tags, Bags and More!, Treat Holders

Note Card Holder – Poinsettia Box

If you saw yesterday's post, then you know I promised to show you the box that I made (or rather decorated) for my set of 4 Poinsettia Note Cards.  If you missed it, you can see it here: The Gift of Cards – Poinsettias.  And this is the box that you can use when giving… Continue reading Note Card Holder – Poinsettia Box

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, General Cards, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Tree Angle/Stitched Triangle

Stitched Triangle Tree

Have you ever started one project and then got waylaid by an idea and suddenly you are doing something completely different?  That's what happened with this card.  I was trying to CAS (copy and share) something I had seen and cut the wrong size pieces.  Instead of just throwing them away, I was trying to… Continue reading Stitched Triangle Tree

2019 Holiday Catalog, 2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Cards for Men, Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Simple Stamping, Snowman Season, Stampin' Up!

Snowman Season – Coordinating Papers

Half of the fun of making cards is doing the actual stamping....the other half of playing with all the pretty papers.  Most of the time I pick  one of my stamp sets I want to use and then choose my papers and embellishments.  Today I actually chose a pack of Designer Series Paper called Heartwarming… Continue reading Snowman Season – Coordinating Papers

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Blank Card, Christmas, Embossing Folders, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Let’s Emboss with Winter Snow and Evergreen Forest

I’ve got a super simple card for you on this Monday morning!  I had a busy week-end doing a first for me....and maybe my stampers too....a combination Countdown to Christmas Kickoff In-Person and Zoom Retreat!  It was an all day Saturday event (10am-5pm) and I had 4 In-Person stampers and 1 virtual.  It took a… Continue reading Let’s Emboss with Winter Snow and Evergreen Forest

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Gnome for the Holidays, Seasonal - Winter

There’s No Place Like Gnome for the Holidays

Only 98 days until Christmas!  I should have written this on Wednesday and there would have been 100 days.  Where does the time go?  Today’s card used a stamp set called Gnome for the Holidays. I love gnomes!  If you have been to my house for the past few Christmas’, you couldnt miss all the gnomes… Continue reading There’s No Place Like Gnome for the Holidays

2019 Holiday Catalog, 2020 Mini Catalog, Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Most Wonderful Time Pinwheels

When you think of pinwheels, do you see the image of folded triangles of paper attached to small nail on a stick and twirling in the summer breeze?  Or maybe you think of those delicious Keebler marshmallow cookies?  Well, this is a blog about papercrafts and cards, so lets see a paper version This card… Continue reading Most Wonderful Time Pinwheels

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Christmas, Forever Fern, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Christmas Split Front Cards

I told you in my last post that I was having fun with making these Split Front Cards.  Not only is the card design can adapt it for many occasions, but so is the Forever Greenery Designer Series Paper I used.  You can see and read about the first two cards here: Split Front Cards… Continue reading Christmas Split Front Cards