Tag Archives: Gorgeous Grunge

Birthday Banners Party Pop-Up

As I was looking through my projects, I realized I hadn’t posted this card that I made back in June 2016, so I’m posting it today especially since I don’t want you to miss out on the retiring Party Pop … Continue reading

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More Love You Lots

Hi Stampers! Did you know that there are exclusive host stamps in the back of the catalogs? To get these sets, you need to host a workshop or place an order of $150. Today I’m featuring my favorite retiring one … Continue reading

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Sunburst Botanical Blooms

Two posts in one day? Yep! I’m posting again to catch up and show you some of the cards I’ve made with items that will be retiring soon. I don’t want you to miss out if you’re interested in any … Continue reading

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Any Occasion & Hey Chick

  Today’s card features Hey Chick & Any Occasion, two Sale-A-Bration stamps used to make this humorous thank you card. The ‘thank you’ from the Any Occasion set was stamped in Night of Navy, cut with scissors, then adhered with … Continue reading

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Baby Bear Valentine

Happy Valentine’s Day! Hope you’re doing something special with someone you love – whether it be your spouse, a child, a friend or someone who simply needs to be shown some love. Today’s card is one that I made for … Continue reading

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Endless Birthday Wishes & Grunge

Today’s card is a quick and easy card. I combined 3 stamp sets to create the card – Endless Birthday Wishes (the cake and sentiment), Gorgeous Grunge (stripes & splatterings) and Touches of Texture (the small speckles). This makes a perfect masculine … Continue reading

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Marquee Messages One Layer Card

Here’s another one layer card using the Marquee Messages, Gorgeous Grunge and Better Together stamp sets. Because it was a one layer card, I used the Thick Whisper White cardstock. I embossed the marquee image with the copper embossing powder … 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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Balloon Celebration With Zoo Babies

Today’s card features several stamps: Zoo Babies (retiring), Gorgeous Grunge, Number of Years and Balloon Celebration.  Isn’t this an adorable card for a child? What’s not to like about cute elephants and balloons? This stamp set is great for baby … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Friend, Bordering Blooms

Today’s birthday card is a tall card which fits perfectly in a business size envelope. It’s a little different from my usual card size and style–it’s always good to try out a different way to create a card. I used … Continue reading

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An Open Heart – Thank You

Today’s card features An Open Heart stamp which also finds itself on the retiring list. For the background, first I stamped and colored the leaves and then I embossed it with the Brick Wall embossing folder. Using the sponge dauber, … Continue reading

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Pedal Pusher

Today’s card features the Pedal Pusher stamp from the Sale-A-Bration catalog. Isn’t this a great sentiment for someone who needs encouragement? I colored the flowers with Stampin’ Write markers using Melon Mambo, Crushed Curry, Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie. I stamped … Continue reading

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Hello My Friend

Today’s simple card was made with the Hello and Gorgeous Grunge stamps. It was an easy card to make with these 2 sets. The white tea lace doily was colored with the Aqua Painter. If you want a stamp that makes a … Continue reading

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For Your Country – I Salute You

As we celebrate Veteran’s Day here in the United States, I would like to take this time to say thank you to all who have served and are serving and have sacrificed so much! I Salute You! I love the … 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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Retirement Under the Sheltering Tree

Let’s celebrate retirement with the Sheltering Tree, the Guy Greetings car, and the Gorgeous Grunge stamps to make this scene. I retired last month from my part time position as office administrator at my church after 18 years working in … Continue reading

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Whisper White Thick Cardstock Review & Gift From the Garden

  Have you tried the new Whisper White Thick cardstock yet? Here’s what I think of it in comparison to the regular Whisper White cardstock. The thick cardstock is perfect for when you have a lot of embellishments on your … Continue reading

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Pleasant Poppies Stampin’ Up!

Here’s another Mother’s Day card using the Pleasant Poppies stamp set, which you can easily substitute the sentiment. Although this background stamp has been around and was on my wishlist, I purchased it only a couple of months ago. The sad … Continue reading

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Time to Celebrate

Happy Monday! Hope you had a great day yesterday. I had a wonderful Easter Sunday going to church and then celebrating with family. Isn’t it great to gather with family and create special memories?  Love them! For this card, I … Continue reading

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Cool Kid – Amazing Superhero

Need a quick and easy kid’s card?  Here’s one using the Cool Kid Stamp Set from the Occasions Catalog.  What little boy wouldn’t like to get this sweet card?  The little banner is something you can get for FREE from the Sale-A-Bration … Continue reading

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