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

Let’s Stay Up Late & Craft!

Let’s Stay Up Late and Craft.....this is my mantra just about every night.  I am definitely a “night person” and when everything is quiet and it’s late at night....that is when my creativity kicks in.  So I start stamping....and cutting....and trying new ideas.....and pretty soon it is the wee hours of the morning.  My desk… Continue reading Let’s Stay Up Late & Craft!

Fun Folds, Stampin' Up!, Thank You

Fun Fold Friday with Designer Series Paper!

If you are coming to my Card & Chat class this coming Monday, August 5th,  you might want to come back later next week and read this post....unless you want a sneak peak at one of the cards that we will be making!  I warned you....look away now! I saw this card on another Stampin’… Continue reading Fun Fold Friday with Designer Series Paper!

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

When is a Daisy, not a Daisy?

Do you have an answer to my question?  When is a Daisy, not a Daisy?  The answer is pretty simple....when it’s made with Perennial Essence Vellum Cardstock!  let me just show you. The flower on this card is made using the Large and the Medium Daisy punch.  But I don’t think it looks like a… Continue reading When is a Daisy, not a Daisy?

Best Wishes, Blank Card, Encouragement, Friendship, General Cards, Stampin' Up!

Upsy-Daisy!

Need a quick and easy card?  I’ve got one for you today that you can make super quick!  And it’s so versatile....just pick your favorite color ink and matching cardstock color and you’ll be done in a flash! This is a card that Stampin’ Up! might call a SIP card (Stamps, Ink, Paper)....that’s all you… Continue reading Upsy-Daisy!

Friendship, Stampin' Up!, Thinking of You

Fun Fold Friday – Triple Fold Out!

Happy Friday to you!  It’s Fun Fold Friday and I’ve got a card full of goodness....triple goodness! It looks like a regular card from the front....but open it up and it gives you triple the goodness!.....because it’s a Triple Fold Out card. This card is a great way to use up some of your smaller… Continue reading Fun Fold Friday – Triple Fold Out!

Birthday, Congratulations, Graduation, Stampin' Up!

Out of the Scraps – Daisy

A few weeks ago, I made posted about my Patriotic Daisies card. I don’t like to waste my paper, so I did a little playing around with the scrap of Real Red Cardstock that I used to punch out the daisy.   This is the card that I made from that scrap of paper. I added… Continue reading Out of the Scraps – Daisy

Blank Card, Friendship, Stampin' Up!

New In-Colors

Every year when Stampin’ Up releases a new catalog, they also release FIVE new In-Colors.  These colors stay around for two years and then they are retired.  This year the five new 2019-2021 In-Colors are:  Rococo Rose, Terracotta Tile, Pretty Peacock, Seaside Spray and Purple Posy. Rococo Rose Terracotta Tile Pretty Peacock Seaside Spray Purple… Continue reading New In-Colors

Birthday, Stampin' Up!, Uncategorized

Ride with Me – Little Red Truck

In my earlier post this week, Ride With The Windows Open! I mentioned that I should have made my 3-D red truck the same color as the truck on my card....which was blue. And I thought about doing that....but then I decided to make another card instead, so I broke out the Real Red Stampin’ Blends… Continue reading Ride with Me – Little Red Truck

Birthday, Blank Card, Father’s Day, Friendship, Stampin' Up!

Ride With The Windows Open!

Ride with the windows open.....this is I rarely do!  I like my air conditioning especially in the summer heat, but there are plenty of people who do all the time....So I guess this card is for them. The new RIDE WITH ME STAMP SET is a little bit of fun and perfect for a birthday card for… Continue reading Ride With The Windows Open!

Congratulations, Sailing Home, Seasonal - Summer, Stampin' Up!

Patriotic Lighthouse

My husband loves lighthouses....and to tell the truth, so do I.  If we are traveling and there is a lighthouse nearby, chances are we will stop and visit, climb up to the top and survey the scenery.  Besides cardmaking, I also love to research my family’s genealogy.  I had a relative who was a Head… Continue reading Patriotic Lighthouse