Blank Card, Christmas, General Cards, Penguin Place, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Penguin Week – Card #2

You would think that with an entire week that I could make more than 2 cards.  Nope, not this week.  I’m still playing catch-up after being away from home for almost 6 weeks with no craft supplies.  And now that I have an entire room-ful?  And new ones to boot?  I’m so overwhelmed with having… Continue reading Penguin Week – Card #2

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Uncategorized

The Sweetest Time – A Christmas Message

For someone who makes cards and other papercrafts for not only fun, but also as a business, I am notoriously late at getting my own cards in the mail.  It's no-one's fault but my own and I apologize that those of you on my list to receive cards will most likely be getting them after… Continue reading The Sweetest Time – A Christmas Message

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Snowflake Splendor, Stampin' Up!

Snowflake Splendor Slimline

In the past week I showed you three slimline cards.  I thought I was done....but I was wrong....I have one more to share with you.  This card is a little more elegant with the silver accents and softer shades of Pool Party color. This card was made using several of the items in the Snowflake… Continue reading Snowflake Splendor Slimline

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Fun Folds, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

A Merry Hello Slimline Card

Note: This was supposed to post last Friday, but got hung up in a technical glitch... You know they always say, save the best for last.....or at least in my case, I saved my favorite slimline card for my last post slimline post.  I love Christmas.  Decorating the trees, the twinkling of lights, all the… Continue reading A Merry Hello Slimline Card

2019 Holiday Catalog, 2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, General Cards, Seasonal - Winter, Snowman Season, Stampin' Up!

Slimline Snowman Season

It's time for another slimline card!  My favorite part of winter is snow....and if you've been reading my blog for a while, then you will know that where I live in Virginia, I do not get much....if any....snow.  Every few years we have a big snowfall....and I think we are about due this year! The… Continue reading Slimline Snowman Season

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

Slimline Christmas Gleaming Ornament Card

This week is going to be all Slimline cards!  I've been playing around with them and trying out different stamp sets and colors and I'm excited to share them with you!  This past week I got together on Zoom with some of my crafty friends and we just talked and crafted together...each of us making… Continue reading Slimline Christmas Gleaming Ornament Card

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Fun Folds, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Warm & Toasty

Fun Fold – Swing Arm Card

I think I just made up the name, Swing Arm Card for the Fun Fold that I used for this card.    I am not sure that is the actual name, but it does describe how the card opens.  I’ll let you decide if the name I gave the card is a good one. I… Continue reading Fun Fold – Swing Arm Card

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, General Cards, Just A Note, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

The Gift of Cards – Poinsettias

If you are in need of a quick and easy gift....look no further than the Stampin' Up!'s Whisper  White Notecards and Envelopes.  You can whip up a bunch of cards in a flash with these the Poinsettia Dies and the Itty Bitty Christmas Stamp Set. Put them all together and you can create these! The… Continue reading The Gift of Cards – Poinsettias

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Fun Folds, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Fun Fold with Don’t Stop Believin’

When my husband gives me cards for my birthday or anniversary he always buys me two cards.  One serious, mushy one and one funny one.  While I love them both, I always open the funny one last....you know save the best for last!  So when I saw this stamp set, I knew that I needed… Continue reading Fun Fold with Don’t Stop Believin’

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, General Cards, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Tree Angle/Stitched Triangle

Stitched Triangle Tree

Have you ever started one project and then got waylaid by an idea and suddenly you are doing something completely different?  That's what happened with this card.  I was trying to CAS (copy and share) something I had seen and cut the wrong size pieces.  Instead of just throwing them away, I was trying to… Continue reading Stitched Triangle Tree