Birthday, Blank Card, Embossing Folders, Flowing Flowers, Friendship, Fun Folds, General Cards, JOIN STAMPIN’ UP!, Just A Note, Seasonal - Spring, Stampin' Up!, Thinking of You

A Fun Fold with Old & New In Colors – Part 2

As promised I am back to share Part 2 of this Fun Fold Card. In Yesterday’s post I made this card with several of the now retired 2020-2022 In Colors.  You can see that post here - A Fun Fold with Old & New In Colors - Part 1. The cards I am going to… Continue reading A Fun Fold with Old & New In Colors – Part 2

Blank Card, Embossing Folders, Friendship, Fun Folds, General Cards, Just A Note, Seasonal - Spring, Stampin' Up!, Thinking of You

A Fun Fold with Old & New In Colors – Part 1

It’s always an exciting time when a new Annual Catalog comes out because that means, new stamps, new dies, new embossing folders and new In-Colors.  But on the other hand it can be a bit sad as some of the older In-Colors will be retired…in this case the 2020-2022 In-Colors of Magenta Madness, Just Jade,… Continue reading A Fun Fold with Old & New In Colors – Part 1

Fun Folds, Nuts and Bolts, Valentine’s Day, Valentines

Nuts and Bolts Fun Fold Valentine

Happy New Year!.....a wee bit late!   Oh my!  It's been sooooo long since I posted.  I took a planned break right before Christmas with all good intentions to be back to my blog in January.  I'm here, but a bit later than I intended!  We had a little water leak on Christmas Eve morning....our upstairs… Continue reading Nuts and Bolts Fun Fold Valentine

General Cards, Thinking of You

A Joyful Life

A Joyful life is something I strive for.  I do not always achieve it every day, but I am working on it.  In fact it was my New Year’s resolution.  You can read about that here. A Joyful Life also just also happens to be the name of the stamp set that I used to make… Continue reading A Joyful Life

Blank Card, Fun Folds, Hand-Penned Petals, Simple Stamping, Stampin' Up!, Thank You

Hand-Penned Fun Fold

How many times have you needed a card on the spur on the moment and thought...."I don't have time to make one".  Well now you do!  The card I am going to share with you today is not only quick and easy, it's very versatile.  Just by changing the one stamped image and sentiment, you… Continue reading Hand-Penned Fun Fold

Birthday, Fun Folds, General Cards, Jan -June 2021 Mini Catalog, Jan-June 2021 Mini Catalog, Stampin' Up!, Sweet as a Peach

Sweet as a Peach Pinwheel Card

Sometimes I feel like my head is spinning because I have so many things going on at once.  So this Pinwheel Card is the perfect card to share today.  It’s a fun fold card with four different sides. And if you look down from the top, it looks a bit like a pinwheel. But if… Continue reading Sweet as a Peach Pinwheel Card

Get Well, Hand-Penned Petals

Pretty Perennial Triangle Pocket Fun Fold Card

I have finally gotten back to playing with paper...which for me is making cards.  I saw this front triangle pocket card design and thought I’d give it a try.  It was much easier than I thought and I love that it makes the card look like an envelope.  And I think the design is a… Continue reading Pretty Perennial Triangle Pocket Fun Fold Card

Friends Are Like Seashells, Jan -June 2021 Mini Catalog, Jan-June 2021 Mini Catalog, JOIN STAMPIN’ UP!, Seasonal - Summer

Friends are Like Seashells…..

I am still on vacation at the beach....my happy place.  As much as I’d like to, I’m not walking on the beach (still in re-hab from ankle surgery), I would usually be collecting shells....I have them all over my house in glass jars from trips to Myrtle Beach, Key West, Clearwater Beach, and even from… Continue reading Friends are Like Seashells…..

Hand-Penned Petals, Seasonal - Spring, Seasonal - Summer

Hand Penned Angle Front Z Fold

Just to let you know right off the bat that I made up the name of the type of card I am sharing today - Hand Penned Angle Front Z Fold.  I’m sure there is a better name, but that’s just the best way to describe the card....it describes everything the card is.  So here… Continue reading Hand Penned Angle Front Z Fold

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Friendship, Fun Folds, General Cards, Ornate Garden, Seasonal - Spring, Stampin' Up!, Thank You

Ornate Garden Pocket Cards

Do you have too much Designer Series Paper that is piled up and you haven’t used?  All right, I am not sure that you can ever have too much, but I do need to make room for new Designer Series Papers that will be coming out in the new 2021-2022 Annual Catalog.  So, I have… Continue reading Ornate Garden Pocket Cards