On Stage 2016 Make and Takes

One of my very favorite things about being a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator is getting to attend fabulous live events. Stampin’ Up! knows how to throw a party! #OnStage2016 in Salt Lake City was like being at a three days long party … Continue reading

Watercolor Awesomeness!

Have you noticed that Stampin’ Up! has recently introduced quite a few fabulous kits? I certainly have.  One of my favorites is the Watercolor Wishes card kit. I spent a couple of hours on Sunday putting together all 20 cards … Continue reading

Bokeh Birthday Card

I used the bokeh technique to make this card.  If you follow trends in card making, you know that this is a very popular look right now.  There are several different ways to achieve this look.  I used the chalk … Continue reading

Inspire, Create, Share – 2014

I just returned from my 5th consecutive Stampin’ Up! Convention in Salt Lake City. I had a wonderful time, as usual, and can’t wait to go back again next year. There is nothing quite like the experience of being with … Continue reading

Spiral Flower Bouquet

I am having so much fun with the new spiral flower die!  I was honestly on the fence about whether or not to get this die.  I wasn’t sure how much I would use it.  I had no idea it … Continue reading

Camping Themed Card

In an effort to encourage my son to make a birthday card for my husband, I told him if he bought one he would have to use his own money.  He looked at cards at the grocery store and decided … Continue reading

mother/daughter workshop cards

I truly love sharing Stampin’ Up! at workshops.  Mother/daughter workshops are a special love of mine, as I enjoy promoting time for moms to spend time with their daughters and their friends (and vice versa)! After all, crafting is always more … Continue reading

Hanukkah gift bag

Look at this adorable gift bag that my sister, Stampin’ Up! demonstrator Debby Hoffman, made.  She used the fancy favor big shot die, every little bit and Jewish Celebrations stamp sets.  It was the perfect packaging for the gift card … Continue reading

Moving Forward Blimp Birthday

Isn’t this a fun birthday card for a little boy? I think the combination of midnight muse and lucky limeade gives the card a bold and fun look. Stamp set: moving forward  Ink: midnight muse, lucky limeade, and marina mist. … Continue reading