2020 Mini Catalog, Best Dressed, Dressed to Impress, Friendship, General Cards, Stampin' Up!, Tags, Bags and More!

Dressed to Impress – Let’s Make a Purse!…and Cards!

I love making 3D Projects - boxes, bags and treat holders, but its even more fun when it’s something as fun as this purse and the little notecards that you can tuck inside. With Mother’s Day coming up, wouldn’t this purse make the perfect gift bag?  You could tuck lots of things inside — small… Continue reading Dressed to Impress – Let’s Make a Purse!…and Cards!

2020 Mini Catalog, Blank Card, Friendship, Stampin' Up!

Under My Umbrella….on a Rainy Monday Night

As long as I can remember, my Mom has sung with Sweet Adelines....and at 90 years of age, she is still up on the risers singing away as the oldest member of the Scottsdale Chorus chapter.  Early on, my Dad in his infinite wisdom decided that she needed something to help her practice, so in… Continue reading Under My Umbrella….on a Rainy Monday Night

2020 Mini Catalog, Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, Stampin' Up!, Thank You, Thinking of You, Uncategorized

Easy Peasy – Painted Poppies

Easy Peasy - Quick and Easy.  That’s my motto this week as I get projects ready for a one day retreat on Saturday.  I spent 3 hours cutting pieces for 16 cards....with each card having 22 pieces....oh my!  But it will be a ‘Masterpiece”.  That’s a hint for the theme of the card which I’ll… Continue reading Easy Peasy – Painted Poppies

2020 Mini Catalog, Blank Card, Fun Folds, Love, Stampin' Up!, Thinking of You, Valentine’s Day

Heartfelt Valentine Fun Fold

It’s February, and that means that love is in the air.  All this week I’ll be sharing “Love” cards.  If you are a reader of my blog, you’ll know that in my last post Dressed to Impress Fun Fold I promised that I would be back to show you the same card design but with a… Continue reading Heartfelt Valentine Fun Fold

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Bonanza Buddies, Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Fun Friday with Bonanza Buddies

Welcome to Fun Friday!  When I am deciding on what stamp sets to purchase, I like to look for possibilities...and by that I mean...how versatile is this set of stamps?  Can I use it for something else?  Will the designs on the stamp set go with other sentiments? Or blend well with other stamp sets?… Continue reading Fun Friday with Bonanza Buddies

Halloween, Paper Pumpkin, Stampin' Up!, Tags, Bags and More!, Treat Holders

A Paper Pumpkin Halloween

Today I’m going to share with you a fun kit that I get in the mail each month called Paper Pumpkin.  If you are new to crafting or card making, Paper Pumpkin is a great way to start your hobby.  Each kit is complete with everything you need to create that month’s projects.  The Paper… Continue reading A Paper Pumpkin Halloween

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

It’s All About the Paper – Feels Like Frost

It’s been a long week and as I’m writing this it’s only Tuesday.  So today I am sharing a super simple Christmas Card made with one of the prettiest sets of Designer Series Paper in the new 2019 Holiday Catalog, Feels Like Frost. See that beautiful scenery?  Each paper in the Feels Like Frost Designer… Continue reading It’s All About the Paper – Feels Like Frost

Blank Card, Just A Note, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!

Country Home Hello

With all the fun new stamp sets in the 2019 Holiday catalog, it’s easy to forget about all the other stamp sets in the 2019-2020 catalog that are waiting for someone to pay them attention.  Today’s card features one of those stamp sets, Country Home.  Just pair them up with a little of the new Come to… Continue reading Country Home Hello

2019 Holiday Catalog, Blank Card, Friendship, Get Well, Seasonal - Fall, Simple Stamping, Stampin' Up!

Playing with Leaves – Gathered Leaves

Ever have one of those days when there just aren’t enough hours in the day?  Or even a week when you have so much to do that you have a hard time just deciding what is most important and what can wait until the craziness that is your life stops swirling out of control?  Kind… Continue reading Playing with Leaves – Gathered Leaves

Best Wishes, Birthday, Blank Card, Just A Note, Seaside Notions, Thank You, Thinking of You, Uncategorized

Little Beach Cards

I was feeling so “Beachy” last week that I wrote my blog posts and then forgot to schedule them....guess my mind was on vacation.....maybe dreaming of being at the beach.... Good things come in small packages right?  Then you need small cards to go with them! The stamp set I used Seaside Notions is perfect for… Continue reading Little Beach Cards