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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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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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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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More Christmas Gift Card Holders

Here are 3 more gift card holders . . . I used the image from the Ornamental Pine stamp set for the first one and the faux diamond dust technique. Here’s what to do to get this beautiful glittery effect: Stamp … Continue reading

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Endless Wishes Card & Tag

Gift cards come in all sizes – so why not combine a card to place your gift card and at the same time have room to write a message inside.  In this card, I used the Endless Wishes Photopolymer Stamp … Continue reading

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Timeless Talk Happy Birthday

Hope your Thanksgiving was great! I love having this long weekend, don’t you? This is the weekend I decorate my house for Christmas and it’s also the weekend I have two very special birthdays to celebrate – my daughter and … Continue reading

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Fall Daydream Medallion

  It was a little cool yesterday so I thought I would share a card I made for my niece’s shower using the same fall colors I used for her wedding invites.  For this card, I embossed 3/4 of the … Continue reading

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Celebrate World Card Making Day With Stamp Stock & Save!

Today is World Card Making Day where crafters around the world create handmade cards. What are you doing today to celebrate this fun day?   Here’s a card I would like to share with you using the Choose Happiness stamp set – … Continue reading

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Bloom With Hope Bubble Wrap

Today’s card incorporates the bubble wrap technique with a twist.  I’ve done the bubble wrap technique before where you ink up the bubble wrap you get in your packages with any color you like and stamp onto the card stock–the … Continue reading

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Bloom With Hope Birthday

The minute I saw the Bloom With Hope hostess stamp, I fell in love with it and knew I had to get it! This was the stamp that I preordered before the catalog went live – a perk that as … Continue reading

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Wonderful Blessing

One of the things that drew me to the Wonderful Blessing stamp was the Christmas details – the manger, the angels, Bethlehem-like place, the star and all the other little elements.  I chose to just stamp and emboss the image … Continue reading

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Doily Spanish Birthday Wish

My dad asked me to make him a card for his ’92’ year old cousin so I gladly started working on one and this is what I came up with. Doesn’t it feel great when someone likes your work and asks … Continue reading

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Black & White Piano Card

Hello friends! When I was preparing for my Black & White with a Touch of Color Card Class, I immediately thought of making a piano using the Word Window Punch and using the Music Note Wheel.  Music has always been … Continue reading

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Chalkboard Birthday Card

May is a month full of birthdays in my family so in addition to Mother’s Day cards, I also made some birthday cards.  Here’s a masculine fun shaped card using the chalkboard technique I gave to my nephew. I was inspired by … Continue reading

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Another Mother’s Day Card

Here’s my last Mother’s Day card. I made this one for my sisters.  You’re probably wondering why I didn’t post these last week . . . that’s because one of my sisters visits my blog and she would see it ahead … Continue reading

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Trust God In The Secret Garden

Hello Friends . . . I love the elegance and softness that vellum brings to a card.  I used vellum on the Secret Garden flowers to which I had embossed with black embossing powder and then colored with blender pens. … Continue reading

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By The Seashore Time

Last week was a busy week of making birthday cards – here’s one I made that works great as a masculine card using By the Seashore Stamp and French Foliage Stamp and the VersaMark Resist Technique. I love the colors and the illusion … Continue reading

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Secret Garden Birthday

I wanted a ‘springy’ (my own word for spring-like) type of card and so I decided to use the Secret Garden stamp set and use the Secret Garden Framelits to cut them (better than scissors!)  Since my mom was spending her birthday … Continue reading

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Thank You From the Bottom of My Heart

Here’s a quick but elegant 3×3 thank you card.  I used From My Heart Stamp Set.  It has many nice sayings with cool graphics and if you want to add an extra dimensional layer it’s easy with the  Labels Collection Framelits Dies #125598.  I embossed … Continue reading

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Embossing Buddy Is Back!

Due to some manufacturing issues several months ago at Stampin’ Up!, the Embossing Buddy was unavailable…. but good news – it is now available for purchase! Why do you need an Embossing Buddy? Have you ever tried embossing and had … Continue reading

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