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Fresh Fruit For Birthday

Today is my birthday! Isn’t it nice when your birthday falls on a holiday? That means no work or school and allows you to celebrate in a more relaxing way! Last night, I decided to make a card in honor … 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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Floral Wings & Sassy Salutations

Today’s card is for a friend who recently had surgery. I’ve been carrying around this card all week and haven’t mailed it yet. Is it just me or does this happen to you? You make a card with enough time … Continue reading

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For All Things Sympathy

Today’s card is a clean and simple sympathy card using the For All Things stamp set. I made this card back in May 2015 and hadn’t posted it – actually there are several I made last year that I haven’t … Continue reading

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Moon Lake

Moon Lake is a great stamp for masculine cards.  For this birthday card, I cut the Island Indigo card base at 5-1/2″ x 8″, scored it at 2-3/4″ and embossed the front of it.  I placed the 5-1/2″ x 4-1/4″ … Continue reading

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Ornamental Pine

How are you doing with your Christmas cards? Need ideas? Today’s card is a quick and easy, yet elegant card using the Ornamental Pine Stamp Set and for some bling, I added Dazzling Diamonds glitter.  Come back tomorrow for another … 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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Lovely As A Tree Sympathy

Here’s another sympathy card.  Unfortunatley, I needed to make many of these this summer.  I used the Lovely as A Tree stamp as the focal point.  Once again, I used my good old companion, the Big Shot.  I embossed the … Continue reading

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Flower Shop Velveteen Technique

Here’s a cool technique you may not have heard of before – the Velveteen Technique.  Stamp your base image with White Craft ink, then using medium and neutral color inks, stamp your image and as you do, you will see … Continue reading

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2014-2015 Stampin’ Up! Catalog Has Arrived!

  The 2014 – 2015 annual catalog is officially here! So exciting! The card above showcases the 5 new In Colors – Blackberry Bliss, Mossy Meadow, Hello Honey, Lost Lagoon and Tangelo Twist–rich colors. I used Bloom With Hope, one … Continue reading

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Daydream Medallions

When I first got the Daydream Medallions Stamp Set at the Stampin’ Up! convention last year, I wasn’t sure how I would use it and if I liked it.   I started playing around with it and with a little inspiration  from the  … Continue reading

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Do You Have Winter Memories?

The Winter Memories Stamp and the Good Cheer Builder Wheel  are two of my favorite Holiday items. See my Top 10 Holiday Catalog Favorites. I love the look of this sled with the wreath.  It has a warm feeling to it – don’t you … Continue reading

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Perfect Trio – Gratitude, Perfectly Preserved & Thoughts & Prayer

Have you ever gone apple picking?  It’s fun climbing up the trees to get those apples you think are the best.  I had never gone apple picking until 4 years ago when my daughter was in college and we went to visit … Continue reading

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Stampin’ Up! Just Believe

I needed to make a special card for a sweet and special elderly couple who used to attend my church before they moved away and who are going through a rough time with the husband on hospice and the wife dealing with cancer. … Continue reading

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