I really love paisleys! This set, Paisleys & Posies, has images that could keep you busy coloring for hours. But I didn't have "hours", so I just stamped them in some great colors: Bermuda Bay, Crushed Curry, & Smokey Slate. And the sentiment is there to remind me … [Read more...] about Paisleys & Posies for September
Seaside Shore has some nice, detailed fish images, along with seaweed & rope. This is my stamp for the August calendar page. I've used a Masking Technique to stamp the bottom fish in Calypso Coral, then cover him with a post-it note that I've cut out in that shape. … [Read more...] about August Seaside Shore
Today the Stylin' Stampin' INKspriation Team won't be making cards. In fact, we'll be focusing on ANYTHING BUT A CARD! I'm excited to show you a project that will help you organize your life! My birthdays are all over the place... my computer, calendar, on scraps of paper. … [Read more...] about SSINK Anything But a Card!
The more I use these new In Colors, the more I just LOVE THEM!! I was asked by my BFF Susie (my Honolulu buddy from single days...) to make a special card for her friend who was retiring from teaching. Special card makes me think: Card in a Box! Aren't those colors … [Read more...] about ICS Blog Hop… Introducing 2017 – 2019 In Colors!
JULY STAMPIN' UP SPECIALS! 1st is Bonus Days! Treat yourself to Bonus Days: for every $50 you spend July 1–31 (before shipping and tax), you’ll get a $5 US Bonus Days coupon that you can use August 1–31. There is no limit to how many coupons you can earn, so … [Read more...] about It’s a Great Time to Join my Stampin’ Up! Team!
Happy July! This image is from a Hostess Set called Love You Lots. You are only able to get hostess sets when it's your month to host club, or if you place a $150 order. This image is stamped using Black Stazon Ink, then watercolored using my Aqua Painter. Now head … [Read more...] about Love You Lots for July
I just love the new Designer Series Paper Delightful Daisy! A big variety of beautiful papers!! And then there's the Daisy Punch. I know I'll get tons of use out of that! I made a Card in a Box to show off the daisies! This card folds flat for mailing & is sure to put … [Read more...] about SSINK Favorite DSP: Delightful Daisy
Time for another Cards, Etc. Class! I think you'll love this month's projects! We'll make 3 cards and a Scalloped Tag Topper Bag. It's the size of a mini candy bar. You'll LOVE that new shimmer ribbon when you see it in person! Here's another picture of the bag using … [Read more...] about June Cards, Etc. Class
Bella & Friends. One of my favorite stamp sets! I mean, look at that cute little doggie! Stamped with Stazon Black, then watercolored using my Aqua Painter. Here's another cute little doggie! Be sure & head over to Crystal & Anne's blogs to see what … [Read more...] about Man’s Best Friend for June
If you've been following my blog, you know I love banners! Colorful...inspiring sayings...fun art! I recently made an Aloha Banner. I chose the Eastern Palace Specialty Designer Series Paper basically because I wanted to use that beautiful shiny pattern for the … [Read more...] about Banner Day!
Time to sign up for my May Cards, Etc. Class! I've got 2 dates to choose from: Saturday, May 27 at 2 pm or Monday, May 29 at 10 am We'll make 3 different cards with matching envelopes and a 3-D item Cost is just $10 or FREE with your $20 order placed that … [Read more...] about May Cards, Etc. Class
Because I love 3-D items so much, my monthly Card Classes have changed to Cards, Etc. Classes! In April the 3-D item was very simple...Fancy Tic Tacs! Several people have asked for the directions, so here they are: Stamps: Butterfly Basics Ink: Bermuda Bay … [Read more...] about Fancy Tic Tacs