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All Squared Away….again.

A few weeks ago, I shared a card made with the All Squared Away Stamp Set.  As I was writing that blog post, I thought of a great way to use that stamp set….and I’m finally getting around to sharing my idea with you! Mini cards!  The square design just seemed destined to go on… Continue reading All Squared Away….again.

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All Squared Away….It’s in Progress.

There is nothing like having everything all nice and neat.  Everything in it’s place...neat and tidy.  Well, let me just tell you that it’s not happening right now in my little craft corner of the world.  My desk is littered with bits and pieces of the card I’m sharing with you now, plus I have… Continue reading All Squared Away….It’s in Progress.

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Pierced Blooms Twisted Easel Card

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

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In Bloom Fun Fold

Last week I promised that I would show you more cards using the Paper Blooms Designer Series Paper.....well, I don't exactly have that today....but I am going to show you a card using the Pierced Blooms dies.  I you read my post last Friday, Paper Bloom – Stamps, Ink, Paper I gave you just a little… Continue reading In Bloom Fun Fold

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Art Gallery Fun Fold with Gilded Leafing

I have another fun fold card for you today!  Fun folds are some of my favorite cards to make and this one is super easy and takes just a few minutes to make.  I decided to use several of the items from the Fine Art Floral Suite of Products.  It was the Fine Art Floral… Continue reading Art Gallery Fun Fold with Gilded Leafing

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A New Year’s Resolution –

Do you make New Year’s Resolutions? I rarely do because I never keep them. I’m good for a few weeks and by February, it’s all out the window. And every year it’s always the same thing.....and it’s what I see most other people have on their list too....do something more (exercise, spend more time with… Continue reading A New Year’s Resolution –

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Out of the Scraps – Blossoms in Bloom

Last week I shared several cards I made from pieces of partial cards I had thrown in a box on my desk.  I finally went through them and made LOTS of cards.  Evidently I need to clear our this box more often!I had stamped the flowers on this card using the Blossoms in Bloom Stamp… Continue reading Out of the Scraps – Blossoms in Bloom

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Ornate Style Summer Flowers

Good Monday Morning!  I actually made the card I am sharing today a few weeks ago and it has  been hiding in the basket on my desk.The card is made using products from the Ornate Garden Suite.....the Ornate Style Stamp Set, Ornate Frames Dies and the Ornate Floral Embossing Folder.  The Ornate Style Stamp Set has several images… Continue reading Ornate Style Summer Flowers

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Misty Moonlight Monday Blues – Jar of Flowers

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

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Ornate Garden of Daisies

I have finally had a chance to play around with some of my new stamps and dies.  Although the Ornate Garden Suite has been out since May as part of a special early release from the new 2020-2022 Annual catalog, I was too busy having fun with some of the stamp sets that were retiring.… Continue reading Ornate Garden of Daisies