Book Box for Standard A-2 Size Cards

You may have seen my April 25th post showing you how to make a Book Box to hold 3 1/2" x 5" note cards and envelopes. In the You Tube video below, I show you how to make a Book Box for standard A-2 size cards (4 1/4" x 5 1/2") and envelopes.  It's just … Read more

My Stampin’ Up! On Stage 2016 Stampin’ Presentation

The Stampin' Up! You Tube video of my New Stamp Set Showcase presentation at On Stage Live 2016 is here!  What an honor it was for me to be asked to be a presenter at this Stampin' Up! event held last month in Salt Lake City, Utah.  I was sent the brand new Every Occasion stamp … Read more

Birthday Blooms

Sometimes less is more as on this card.  I like to think of it as simple yet elegant.  My layout, color combination, and stamping are all minimal yet have a powerful impact.  The flower image as well as the "Happiest of Birthdays to You" sentiment on the inside of the card are from the Birthday … Read more

The Wilderness Awaits

The Wilderness Awaits stamp set caught my eye because of the pointer dog. It reminded me of my brother Tom who likes to hunt and had these dogs in the past. I remember one was named Lucy. I especially love the sentiment stamped on the inside of the card: "Admired, respected, loved…that's you". I'll be … Read more

Black, White, and ?

Do you sometimes have trouble coming up with a color scheme?  When I first started stamping and paper crafting, this was one of my biggest challenges.  I'd like to share a few tips that may help you choose a color scheme.   1) Choose a favorite color and build around that.  (My favorite Stampin' Up! color … Read more

Balloon Celebration & Stampin’ Pierce Mat

 This is one of four cards made in my Caring Thoughts Card Class this week.  Balloons typically convey happiness and celebration, but it seemed fitting to pair the balloons from the Balloon Celebration stamp set with the "Hang in There" sentiment from the Sale-A-Bration Honeycomb Happiness stamp set.  A perfect card for someone going through a … Read more

Kinda Eclectic & Ray of Sunshine

Here is an example of a tone-on-tone card I made using So Saffron and Crushed Curry card stocks and Crushed Curry and Basic Black ink.  I combined elements from 2 Stampin' Up! stamp sets, the sunburst from Kinda Eclectic (AC pg. 127) and the message from Ray of Sunshine (AC pg. 78).  Notice the sunburst … Read more

Wink of Stella Glitter Brush Top Marker

Add a bit of shimmer and shine to all your paper crafts with the easy to use to Wink of Stella Glitter Brush Top Marker in clear and gold. You will love it! You'll also see one of several Sale-A-Bration products you can earn FREE with a $50 Stampin' Up! order as well as a … Read more

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