Punch Art Dreidel Card

I am so excited to be participating in the second Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators Hanukkah Blog Hop.  It has been several years since we have done this and I have been gratified to know that people are still referring to our … Continue reading

PPA241 Stampin’ Up! Baby Card

I made this baby card for the latest PPA challenge sketch (shown below).  I used the wonderful irresistably yours sale-a-bration dsp, sponged with soft sky ink, for the two rectangular background images.  I am really loving this dsp! I was inspired … 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

Irresistible Lotus Blossom

Today’s card was inspired by the Pals Paper Arts sketch (PPA240) shown below. This seemed a perfect opportunity to use two sale-a-bration products: the lotus blossom stamp set and the irresistibly yours dsp. These are both really fun products to use. … Continue reading

Faux Scrabble Tile Art

I wanted to create some personalized framed art for my dear friend who has just moved into a new home with her family.  I wasn’t sure quite what I wanted to do, so I did what most crafty people do in … 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

Hello and Good Bye

We made these two cards at my “new catalog open house” yesterday.  The top card uses familiar products from the Spring Mini that are all carrying over (hooray!) to the new catalog.  The honeycomb layer is one of the brand new … Continue reading

Monthly Kits from Stampin’ Up!

I had a fun surprise this weekend: my May Paper Pumpkin arrived!  If you haven’t heard about Paper Pumpkin yet, it is a new subscription craft project program from Stampin’ Up!  For a $20 monthly fee you receive a fun … 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