Category Archives: Techniques

Happy Celebrations

You probably want to see some new stuff, but, unfortunately, not today….instead I’m sharing with you a discovery I made using the Happy Celebrations stamp set and Celebrations Duo Embossing Folder. Today’s post has a couple of retired items (color & embossing folder) … Continue reading

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So In Love With Mediterranean Moments

I know Valentine’s Day is over, but I still have some cards I haven’t posted yet so I thought I would share another one with you. I used several stamps to create this card but the main focus was done … Continue reading

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Awesomely Artistic Birthday

For today’s card I used the Awesomely Artistic and Endless Birthday Wishes stamp sets to create this birthday card. I used the emboss resist technique to make the flower cluster and dragon fly stand out. In case you’re not sure … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Custom Size Box & Tassels

As the holidays approach, we need boxes for our gifts, so why not make a custom size box to fit your needs. Check out the video below and see how easy it is. And while you’re at it, learn how … Continue reading

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Time of Year

Happy World Card Making Day! Hope you’re finding time to stamp today. Today’s card features the Time of Year Host stamp. You can make quick and easy cards because the Thinking of You sentiment is the main focus. After stamping … Continue reading

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Baby Bear Double Z Fold Card

Today’s Double Z Fold card is one I made for my niece’s baby shower, using several stamp sets to create it. I first came across this fold from Jan B. and knew I wanted to make a baby card using this … Continue reading

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Sympathy – Thoughts & Prayers

Today’s card features Thoughts & Prayers, one of my favorite sets that has been around for a while. I used the sentiment from the Rose Wonder set to create this lovely sympathy card. Although the Thoughts & Prayers set has … Continue reading

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Love You Lots

Today’s card features a sneak preview of the Love You Lots hostess set from the new catalog. It has some adorable images and sentiments. I sponged all five of the 2016-2018 In Colors and made this into a faux layer … Continue reading

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3″ x 3″ Love You Sew & Best Thoughts Cards

Today I’m featuring two 3″ x 3″ cards using a hostess set from the Occasions catalog and one from the Annual Catalog – both retiring soon. The first stamp is Love You Sew. I made a spool shape card with the … Continue reading

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World of Dreams

World of Dreams is the featured stamp in today’s card and is one that’s on the retiring list. Just as yesterday’s card, I made these 2 cards last year but hadn’t posted them. For the card above, I used the … Continue reading

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Best Thoughts – Thanks

Today’s card features the Annual Catalog host stamp Best Thoughts. Hydrangeas is one of my favorite flowers and I just noticed some leaves on my plants the other day – can’t wait till they’re in full bloom. Meanwhile, I’ll create one … Continue reading

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A Special Garden In Bloom

Today’s card features Garden in Bloom which is another favorite stamp set of mine. I needed an encouragement card and I thought this was the perfect sentiment . . . “Hope you’re feeling special because that’s just what you are”. … Continue reading

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World of Dreams

In case you haven’t heard . . . All Stampin’ Up! stamps are on sale for 15% off regular price THIS WEEK ONLY!! The next couple of days, I’ll share with you some of my favorite stamps.  Today’s stamp set … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday From Land to Sea

Don’t you just love this big Happy Birthday greeting?  It’s from the Happy Birthday Everyone hostess set. And how about the lighthouse . . . it’s from the set From Land to Sea.  Two great sets combined with 2 other … Continue reading

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Crazy About You!

It’s been a while since I’ve posted regularly. It’s just been a crazy couple of months with family every day life. I have cards that I’ve created waiting to get posted so hopefully I’ll have time to do just that … Continue reading

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Timeless Talk Guitar

The Timeless Talk stamp had the perfect sentiment image for the card I made for my pastor’s 50th birthday.  I didn’t have a guitar image so I decided to try to make my own guitar that resembled his flaming red … Continue reading

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Stamping With Embossing Folders & This Week’s Deals

Did you know you can stamp with your embossing folders? You’re probably asking, How can you do that?  Check out the video below. This way of using your embossing folders gives you a more subtle look. Another way to use … Continue reading

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Serene Silhouettes, Sheltering Tree & Painted Petals Meet

FREE SHIPPING ENDS TODAY!!! NO MINIMUM! DON’T MISS THE OPPORTUNITY! For today’s card, I used 3 different stamp sets – Serene Silhouettes (image), Painted Petals (sentiment) and Sheltering Tree (bottom).  As I was looking at the image from the Sheltering … Continue reading

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Moon Lake Birthday

This image from the Moon Lake stamp set with the tree and canoe has such a calming affect, doesn’t it? I wish I was there right now instead of surrounded by snow and ice.  I’m tired of this weather!! I … Continue reading

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Painted Petals With A Touch of Vellum

It’s been a while since I’ve posted, although I have projects to share, I haven’t had the time to post.  I was busy preparing for my daughter’s baby shower that took place this past weekend. Her due date is in … Continue reading

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