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

Cable Knit Sweater Christmas Card

As a knitter and a card maker, I have been loving all the cards I’ve seen using the new Cable Knit embossing folder.  I have seen so many adorable sweater cards and have been wanting to make one.  I came … Continue reading

Rosh Hashanah * Jewish New Year Blog Hop

Welcome to the first ever Stampin’ Up! demonstrators’ Rosh Hashanah blog hop!  I am so glad you stopped by.  I hope this blog hop will give you some great ideas for cards you can make to send to your Jewish friends and … Continue reading

Global Stamping Friends Seasonal Catalog with a Twist! Paisleys and Posies – Cards to Color

I am so excited to be participating in the first ever Global Stamping Friends blog hop! The theme for today’s hop is “Seasonal Catalogue with a Twist!”  (I love the international spelling.) Although I came of age during the 80’s, I’ve … Continue reading

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

Garden In Bloom

I fell in love with the Garden In Bloom stamp set after receiving a number of beautiful convention swaps using that set.  I finally ordered it last week and had a chance to play with it for the first time … Continue reading

Sheltering Tree for Jewish New Year

I try to use current Stampin’ Up! products only in my card making.  This can be challenging when it comes to cards for Jewish occasions but I have found that I actually enjoy a bit of a challenge sometimes.I created this clean … 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