Stamp It Group – Halloween Themed Blog Hop and Giveaway

Welcome to the Stamp It Group Blog Hop and Giveaway for September! This month you will find lots of Halloween card ideas to inspire you to start making some fabulous handmade spooky cards. As a bonus we are giving away the vibrant Oh Happy Day card kit to one lucky winner. So read through to Read More

Holiday 2017 Sneak Peek: Cheery Chirps

I am excited to share my first card made with products from the new 2017 Stampin’ Up! Holiday catalog! As a demonstrator I have been able to pre-order for a month before the catalog goes live to customers tomorrow, September 1st. One of the sets that caught my eye was Cheery Chirps, which has images Read More

Swan Lake for Sketch Challenge #72 at Craft Project Central

I finally had some time to complete the Creating Pretty Cards Challenge for June at Craft Project Central. There is still one more day to enter this challenge for a chance to win a one month subscription to the site. I had a little bit of trouble with this sketch, trying a couple different backgrounds Read More

Oh So Eclectic for GDP092

I just love the images, colors and dies in the Oh So Eclectic suite of products. I limited myself on how much I could order from the new Stampin’ Up! catalog but this bundle was a must-have for me. It might have caught my eye because it is the featured product on the catalog cover. Read More

Stamp It Group – Father’s Day Themed Blog Hop and Giveaway

Welcome to the Stamp It Group Blog Hop and Giveaway for May! This month you will find lots of Father’s Day card ideas to inspire you to make handmade cards for all the fathers in your life. As a bonus we are giving away the bright and cheery Oh Happy Day Card Kit to one lucky winner. So Read More

Sneak Peek of In the City for FMS286

Today I have a Stampin’ Up! 2017 Hostess Set sneak peek. This cute new set is called In the City and is tons of fun. The only way to get your hands on this set from now until the end of May is to purchase it as a demonstrator. I got mine as part of Read More

More Mother’s Day Card Inspiration for GDP085

For this Global Design Project challenge we were to pick our three favorite retiring In-Colors and make a card. I don’t happen to have all of the 2015-2017 In-Colors so I made a few substitutions. I used Calypso Coral in place of Watermelon Wonder and Crushed Curry in place of Delightful Dijon. My third color Read More

Global Design Project 082 | Sketch Challenge

Today I am sharing a set of cards I made for the Global Design Project sketch challenge. These cards are very simple to make, but also a lot of fun because there is watercoloring involved! Here are my cards: And here is the sketch that inspired my cards: The first thing I did was stamp Read More

Ice Cream at the Amusement Park | Handmade Birthday Cards

Today I am sharing handmade birthday cards I created for the Amusement Park theme Challenge at the Global Design Project. Here is my first card: And here is the banner that inspired my card: Every year we take a trip to Silverwood Theme Park. Our schools have an incentive program where the kids earn a free ticket Read More

Beautiful You and Sheltering Tree – LOVE!

I am very excited to share my card with you this morning because I am quite pleased with how it turned out. It is no secret that I love creating handmade cards… even sympathy and thinking of you cards. While it is no fun to have a reason to send these types of cards, it Read More