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

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Bonanza Buddies, Stampin' Up!

It’s a Birthday Bonanza!

January is one of the best times to make a stash of birthday cards so you can have them at the ready during the year.  After all, everyone has a birthday, so you never know when you'll need a birthday card or two. At first glance, this card suite might seem to be a more… Continue reading It’s a Birthday Bonanza!

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Stampin' Up!, The Gang’s All Meer

The Gang’s All Meer

No that is not a misspelling in the title of my blog post.  That’s the name of one of the Stamp sets that you can get for FREE in the new Sale-A-Bration Catalog.  Today I am going to share with you a gang of Meerkats.  Aren’t they cute? And the gang is all here....the gang… Continue reading The Gang’s All Meer

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

More Most Wonderful Time Cards

In my last post I shared three cards I made using the Most Wonderful Time Medley in the 2019 Holiday Catalog.  You can see that post - . Here - It’s the Most Wonderful Time…. Today I’m sharing three more cards that I made using that same medley: These three cards use three more pieces of the… Continue reading More Most Wonderful Time Cards

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!

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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, General Cards, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!

The Colors of Fall – Gather Together

Most people think of the palette of fall colors by looking at the trees and the beautiful colors of the leaves that indicates cooler weather is coming.....yellows, oranges, reds, greens.  I think of fall colors as the colors in the stadium of my favorite college football team....Virginia Tech Hokies.  Chicago Maroon and Burnt Orange are… Continue reading The Colors of Fall – Gather Together

2019 Holiday Catalog, General Cards, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!

Gather Together

The new 2019 Stampin’ Up! Holiday Catalog debuted this week.  It’s chock full of holiday items for Halloween, Thanksgiving and of course my favorite time of year....Christmas!  As a demonstrator, I was able to see (and order) items from the catalog in advance and I’ve been busy (or at least trying to be busy.....) making… Continue reading Gather Together

Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, Stampin' Up!

Let the Paper Do the Work

It’s Monday.  My brain is fried from thinking too much over the week-end.  I wasn’t really  “crafty” all last week and it shows.  I feel stressed.  I need something easy to just slide gently into Monday and get my bearings for the week.  How about you?  Ready for something simple?  Here it is: I can… Continue reading Let the Paper Do the Work