2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Birthday, Stampin' Up!, Zany Zebras

Zany Zebra – Birthday

If you’ve seen my last two post’s this week, they both used the Whale of a Time Designer Series Paper and Whale Done Stamp set.  You can see those posts here: Whale of a Time Pocket Card and here: Whale of a Time – Stamp or Punch?  But my youngest daughter follows my blog and she has a fear of Whales… Continue reading Zany Zebra – Birthday

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Anniversary, General Cards, Stampin' Up!, Whale Done

Whale of a Time – Stamp or Punch?

I have had a “Whale of a Time“ for the past two days....and it’s all because of one of the new Designer Series Papers that is in the 2020-21 Annual Catalog that came out in June.I decided to feature this paper (and the coordinating Whale Done Stamp Set and Whale Builder Punch in my monthly Card & Chat class.Today,… Continue reading Whale of a Time – Stamp or Punch?

General Cards, Paper Pumpkin, Uncategorized

June 2020 Paper Pumpkin + Alternatives

NOTE:  Read all the way to the end!  I saved the best for last!It’s the end of June and time for another Paper Pumpkin post featuring the June  - Sunshine in a Box - Kit.  This kit made eight 5 1/2” x 4 1/4” cards - 2 each of four designs).  But before I show… Continue reading June 2020 Paper Pumpkin + Alternatives

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Fun Folds, Nothing’s Better Than, Tags, Bags and More!, Treat Holders

Nothing’s Better Than…..A Treat!

I’ve got a special treat for you today....and I really do mean a treat.  A cute way to wrap up a special treat.Don’t you just love the sentiment?  I think....make that I know....there are many people that feel this way.   The sentiment is part of a new Nothing’s Better Than Stamp Set.  And you have… Continue reading Nothing’s Better Than…..A Treat!

2020 Mini Catalog, Blank Card, General Cards, Peaceful Poppies, Stampin' Up!

Peaceful Poppies – Flying by the Seat of Your Pants

This post is going to be a little different.  I usually show you a card and then explain a little about how I made it and give you a list of supplies.  But today is now officially Wacky Wednesday and I’m going to go backwards so you’ll be surprised at the end! I’m sure there… Continue reading Peaceful Poppies – Flying by the Seat of Your Pants

2020 Mini Catalog, Blank Card, Father’s Day, General Cards, Seasonal - Summer, Stampin' Up!, Tropical Oasis

Ahhhh….Tropical Oasis

All this week, I’m sharing cards using the Tropical Oasis Designer Series Paper.  It’s a fun blend of tropical flowers, flamingo’s and even a little “blast from the past” old station wagons that we called “woodies” for the wooden panels on the side. Here’s a closer look.... Isn’t that fun?  I feel like I should… Continue reading Ahhhh….Tropical Oasis

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

On to Adventure, Beautiful You!

My version of an adventure these days is traveling from one room to another in my home.  Each trip to the grocery store is becoming like a treasure hunt.  I might go on a safari this week as the weeds in my flower beds are getting close to jungle proportions.  With June hopefully fast approaching… Continue reading On to Adventure, Beautiful You!

Best Dressed, Blank Card, General Cards, Paper Pumpkin, Seasonal - Spring, Stampin' Up!

A Few More – No Matter the Weather

In yesterday’s post I showed you cards that you could make using the March Paper Pumpkin kit called No Matter the Weather.  You can see that post here:  No Matter the Weather – Paper Pumpkin. If you remember I showed you the extra stamp set that came with the Paper Pumpkin kit, but I didn’t show… Continue reading A Few More – No Matter the Weather

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Stampin' Up!

Little Ladybug “Notes” – Happy Birthday!

A few weeks ago a friend asked me to help her make a card that she had seen on Pinterest....and I was happy to do it because I got to play with two new stamps sets that I had been wanting to use:  Little Ladybug and Music from the Heart.  These are the two stamp… Continue reading Little Ladybug “Notes” – Happy Birthday!

2020 Mini Catalog, Love, Stampin' Up!, Valentine’s Day

Heartfelt Love You Lots Valentine

Have you made your Valentines yet?  Notice I didn’t say -  have you gone to your local card store (which shall remain nameless) and shelled out $7-$8 for a card.  When I was much younger, we always made our own valentines to give to friends.  And I see no reason to change that now.  So,… Continue reading Heartfelt Love You Lots Valentine