2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Birthday, Blank Card, Ornate Garden, Seasonal - Spring, Seasonal - Summer, Stampin' Up!

Ornate Style Summer Flowers

Good Monday Morning!  I actually made the card I am sharing today a few weeks ago and it has  been hiding in the basket on my desk.The card is made using products from the Ornate Garden Suite.....the Ornate Style Stamp Set, Ornate Frames Dies and the Ornate Floral Embossing Folder.  The Ornate Style Stamp Set has several images… Continue reading Ornate Style Summer Flowers

Best Wishes, Blank Card, Encouragement, General Cards, Jar of Flowers, Just A Note, Stampin' Up!

Jar of Flowers = Jar of Sunshine!

The new 2020-21 Annual Catalog went live yesterday! As a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator, I’ve been able to order select products from the catalog since the beginning of May. But I wanted to keep using some of my favorite stamps that were retiring. So today is the first day that I am sharing a card made… Continue reading Jar of Flowers = Jar of Sunshine!

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Cards for Men, Country Club, Stampin' Up!

Country Club Birthday for Men

Last week I showed you a card that had minimal stamping thanks to the Country Club Designer Series Paper and the one sheet (on the far left) that has several golfing images - the woman golfer on the card last week, a fairway scene, and a man golfer.  You can see the card from last… Continue reading Country Club Birthday for Men

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Country Club, Stampin' Up!

Country Club For Women

Did you know that you can make a card with minimal stamping?  How about almost no stamping??  You might have to do a bit of coloring....but no image stamping.  And it is all because of the Country Club Designer Series Paper. One of the sheets in this paper pack (it is the paper on the far… Continue reading Country Club For Women

2020 Mini Catalog, Birthday, Blank Card, Embossing Folders, Happy BIrthday to You, Stampin' Up!

Mixed Up Monday – Happy Birthday to You

Welcome to Mix-up Monday where I pair an item from either the new 2020 Mini Catalog or the Sale-A-Bration Catalog with an item from the Annual Catalog.  Today I am sharing a stamp set that is available in the new Sale-A-Bration Catalog...Happy Birthday to You which means that you can get this Stamp Set for FREE with… Continue reading Mixed Up Monday – Happy Birthday to You

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

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

Good Morning Magnolia!

My mother-in-law, who passed away in 2015 from Alzheimer’s Disease, loved flowers.  She could make anything grow, even flowers and plants that she would give to me and I would seemingly kill, she would bring them back to life.  She had a beautiful yard full of flowers...that included a HUGE magnolia tree.   June 6th… Continue reading Good Morning Magnolia!

Baby Shower, Stampin' Up!, Tags, Bags and More!

Stamping is not just for cards

Most everything I post is cards, cards and more cards with a few treat boxes & bags thrown in.  But every once in a while, I get asked to do “make something” for an event.  My niece is pregnant and of course there was a baby shower.  The theme of the shower was “Children’s Books”.… Continue reading Stamping is not just for cards

General Cards, Stampin' Up!, Thank You

This Little Piggy…..Says Thank You!

I have a little spot in my house....that is mine....all mine....and it’s set up to be my crafting spot.  I could call it a “Crafting Cave”....but it’s not in a basement, so it not dark and cave like.  In fact it’s actually quite bright (at least it is when it’s sunny outside and not raining!).… Continue reading This Little Piggy…..Says Thank You!

Birthday, General Cards, Stampin' Up!

Cake is the Answer

In my last post I promised that I would start sharing the cards that I made while I was at The Stamping in the Mountains Retreat.  So if “Cake is the Answer” like the title of my post today says...... I just love this!  Well, I love cake too - chocolate cupcakes with white icing… Continue reading Cake is the Answer