2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Blank Card, Love of Leaves, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!, Thinking of You

Super Simple Love of Leaves

It's Monday and time for another super simple card to start off your week.  On a normal September week-end, my husband and I would be traveling to southwest Virginia for a football game.  Since we live at the opposite side of the state near the beach, I love the drive in the fall because we… Continue reading Super Simple Love of Leaves

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Flight of Fancy, Halloween, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!

Flight of Fancy for Halloween

I spent the week-end playing in my craft room.  I have several new stamp sets that have not seen any ink yet and I intended to change that.  This card did not exactly turn out how I envisioned.  I had a vision in my head of what I thought I wanted to do, but I… Continue reading Flight of Fancy for Halloween

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Friendship, Love of Leaves, Stampin' Up!, Thinking of You

More Love of Leaves

It's Monday....and it's a Holiday - Labor Day.  So I have another quick and easy card so you can easily make this card and then go out and enjoy the rest of your day.  I spent about 15 minutes last night making this mess on my desk.... And this is the card I came up… Continue reading More Love of Leaves

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Blank Card, Love of Leaves, Stampin' Up!, Thank You

Simply Thankful for Love of Leaves

I have a quick and easy card for you today!  I spent a little bit of time playing around with The Love of Leaves Stamp Set — stamping, cutting, trying different colors of ink, different papers, cardstock colors.  Then I realized I was overthinking the entire thing.  So off came the pile of leaves i… Continue reading Simply Thankful for Love of Leaves

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Blank Card, Encouragement, Friendship, General Cards, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!

Beautiful Autumn….Will Be Here Soon

I am ready for some cool weather. Fall is coming....even if the only hint of fall is that the stores have started to display all their autumn decorations.  And of course I've been looking at the August-December Mini Catalog which is chock full of seasonal stamp sets, ribbons, embellishments and more....everything you need to make… Continue reading Beautiful Autumn….Will Be Here Soon

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Friendship, General Cards, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!

Beautiful Autumn Block Stamping

This week I was playing around with the Card Sketch Challenge that I had given my group of stampers.  At the beginning of the COVID pandemic, I started giving them a challenge every week....we are now up to Week #20!! And this is the first card that I made: I tried a little block stamping. … Continue reading Beautiful Autumn Block Stamping

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 versatile....you 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

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Blank Card, Forever Fern, Friendship, General Cards, Stampin' Up!, Wedding

Split Front Cards with Forever Fern

I am still making cards from the bits and pieces I have accumulated...this time I was looking for a way to use up some of the die cuts I made a few months ago.  Who am I kidding, LOTS of die cuts!  I have used about one half of these since I did this at… Continue reading Split Front Cards with Forever Fern

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Blossoms in Bloom, General Cards, Just A Note, Stampin' Up!, Thinking of You

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

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Blank Card, Christmas, Friendship, Seasonal - Winter

Feels like Frost….

Feels like Frost.....only in the back corners of my mind!....we've had record setting temperatures here in Virginia.  As I mentioned on Wednesday's post, I  cleaned out the bits and pieces of "cards to be" and found the pieces for the card I am sharing today.The paper is part of the Feels Like Frost Designer Series… Continue reading Feels like Frost….