2019 Holiday Catalog, Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Tags, Bags and More!

It’s the Most Wonderful Time….

Christmas is the most Wonderful Time of the year in my opinion.  I love the lights, the music, the carols, the familiar songs that you’ve sung for years and years that you miraculously still know all the words....and of course....Christmas cards!  It’s the Most Wonderful Time is also the name of a medley of products… Continue reading It’s the Most Wonderful Time….

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

It’s Snowmen Season!

I’ve been absent from my blog for a bit....so much going on and just not enough time.  Thanksgiving Holidays, footballs games, and a surprise trip for my Mom’s 90th Birthday.  But I’m back and I have lots of cards, treat holders and other fun projects to catch up on and share with you. It’s December… Continue reading It’s Snowmen Season!

2019 Holiday Catalog, Christmas, Seasonal - Winter

Deck the Halls

Thanksgiving is just two days away and that means that it’s almost time to decorate for Christmas.  Since I’m not quite ready to do that, I’m going to Deck the Halls with this card instead. I really like the angle design of this card.  To make the angle, I first measured  up 1 1/2” from… Continue reading Deck the Halls

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

So Shiny with Brightly Gleaming

Who doesn’t like shiny new things?  Shiny patent leather shoes, shiny pennies, shiny diamonds,  Shiny Designer Series Paper,  Shiny new cars.  Shiny Ornaments....the list goes on and on.  Wait....a.....minute.  Shiny new Designer Series Paper?  Yes!!  And it’s appropriately called Brightly Gleaming. This card features just one of the many patterns in this pack of paper.… Continue reading So Shiny with Brightly Gleaming

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

Let it Snow!

There were rumors last week that an arctic blast of weather was coming through and that it would snow tomorrow.  It’s highly unusual in Virginia Beach where I live, but I’m always hopeful as there is nothing quite so beautiful as new fallen snow.  So here is my tribute.... The stamp set Snowman Season is just… Continue reading Let it Snow!

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

Grab a Cup of Christmas Cheer!

Cheers!  Yes, it’s time to celebrate.  This is my 200th blog post!  I should have hit this number a few weeks ago, but I’ve been super busy lately and my blog has gone on the back burner.....but I think I’m just about caught up on everything, so keeping my fingers crossed I can get back… Continue reading Grab a Cup of Christmas Cheer!

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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

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A Burst of Color with Pigment Sprinkles

Working with Pigment Sprinkles is, in a word....fun!  Sprinkling a little on a piece of Watercolor paper spritzed with water is like watching fireworks.  Every little shake gives you a burst of color.  The result is amazing....and is so quick and easy.  The longest part is waiting for the paper to dry so you can finish your… Continue reading A Burst of Color with Pigment Sprinkles

2019 Holiday Catalog, Friendship, Halloween, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!

A Ghoul Friend

You know Halloween is coming when you see lots of candy corn in the stores.  It’s one of my favorite holiday treats.  If I had a stamp set with a candy corn stamp, It would be stamped on the front of a Halloween card, but I don’t so you get to see some of my… Continue reading A Ghoul Friend

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