2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Blank Card, Christmas, Embossing Folders, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Let’s Emboss with Winter Snow and Evergreen Forest

I’ve got a super simple card for you on this Monday morning!  I had a busy week-end doing a first for me....and maybe my stampers too....a combination Countdown to Christmas Kickoff In-Person and Zoom Retreat!  It was an all day Saturday event (10am-5pm) and I had 4 In-Person stampers and 1 virtual.  It took a… Continue reading Let’s Emboss with Winter Snow and Evergreen Forest

Paper Pumpkin, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!

Hello Pumpkin!

It’s October! A new month that brings visions of of colorful leaves, pumpkins, as well as all things Halloween....spooky witches and black cards....and let’s not forget the candy because as one of my friend’s said....Who doesn’t like candy? If you had purchased September’s Paper Pumpkin kit called Hello Pumpkin, you could have had all those… Continue reading Hello Pumpkin!

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), Fun Folds, Ghoulish Goodies, Halloween, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!

A Halloween Fun Fold with Ghoulish Goodies

Have you ever made one card and then liked the design so much that you went back and made more but kept trying different papers and stamp sets?  I did that on Monday.  It was like I was trying to see how many different versions of the same card I could make.  First I made… Continue reading A Halloween Fun Fold with Ghoulish Goodies

2019 Holiday Catalog, 2020 Mini Catalog, Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Most Wonderful Time Pinwheels

When you think of pinwheels, do you see the image of folded triangles of paper attached to small nail on a stick and twirling in the summer breeze?  Or maybe you think of those delicious Keebler marshmallow cookies?  Well, this is a blog about papercrafts and cards, so lets see a paper version This card… Continue reading Most Wonderful Time Pinwheels

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Encouragement, General Cards, Love of Leaves, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!

Love of Leaves – Maroon & Orange

It's no secret that when September rolls around in my little corner of the world that it means it's Virginia Tech football season and time to break out the Maroon and orange, the official school colors. Over the Labor Day week-end, I made a few cards and while I definitely didn't plan it this way, … Continue reading Love of Leaves – Maroon & Orange

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Blank Card, Encouragement, Friendship, General Cards, Simple Stamping, Stampin' Up!, Thinking of You

Fun Fold – Double Dutch is not just for Jump Ropes

I loved to jump rope when I was younger.  It was always a race to get to the jump ropes at recess so we could be first on the playground so we had a space to jump Double Dutch.  But Double Dutch is not only for jumping, it also for fun when you are making… Continue reading Fun Fold – Double Dutch is not just for Jump Ropes

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