So, what’s a Smash Book? It’s sort of a modern, unorganized scrapbook. A snapshot, a ticket stub from that movie you loved, a newspaper clipping, a magazine snippet, a cardboard coaster from a favorite restaurant, your child’s first crayon doodle…get the idea? Smash it, jot a … [Read more...] about Free smashin' class this weekend!
It's that time of year when Stampin' Up! retires many stamps & products to make room for new things. One of my favorite punches is retiring: the Ornament Punch! If you don't have it, this is the time to purchase it before supplies run out! I just got this for a friend for … [Read more...] about Goodbye Ornament Punch!
I'm really happy with Stampin' Up!'s "Best of..." sets & have purchased every one so far! The latest one is Best of Flowers (133342-c). This hydrangea is sparkly using Crystal Effects...just a little. I used Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (129383) along the … [Read more...] about Best of Flowers
Mark your calendars! We'll be making 5 cards for just $10 at my April Stamp a Stack. Date: Sunday, April 28 Time: 1-3pm Place: 1194 W. Kuiaha Rd., Haiku RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org Here's one of the cards we'll be making... Love this happy card!! I got the idea … [Read more...] about April Stamp a Stack
Next week at club we'll be making a Box Card! These are really fun to make...and to receive! Here's what it's like opened up: You could put a gift card inside, or tickets, tags, etc. And here it is closed: Here's another one I made: I found great directions from … [Read more...] about April Hostess Club
I LOVE LOVE LOVE the new smash book that Stampin' Up! has come out with! A smash book is sort of a scrapbook of anything you want. It's not supposed to be very organized, but it totally reflects your personality. I had a difficult time deciding on the theme for mine, but … [Read more...] about This n That
I love my new stamp set, Up, Up, and Away! My girlfriend needs some baby shower invites and has a hot air balloon theme. Here's what I've come up with so far... Which one do you think she'll choose? Have a great day & … [Read more...] about Up, Up, and Away
Whenever I see Peeps, I think of my friend (& upline), Anne. It goes way back to our days as Girl Scout leaders...roasting Peeps over the fire. Let's just say, it's not pretty. They actually get really gross. But that didn't stop us from eating them. Ok, stop ME. So … [Read more...] about Peeps On a Stick
Here's what we'll be making this Sunday... I love the colors this month! The butterfly looks difficult, but takes just a minute to make. The coffee cup opens up to reveal a pocket where you can slip a gift card. It always takes me a long time to get a sympathy card just … [Read more...] about March Stamp a Stack
You are invited to come over & stamp with me! Sunday, March 24, from 1-3 pm at my house in Haiku. We'll make 5 cards with matching envelopes for just $10. Here's one of the cards that many of you have requested: This card has a place on the inside to slide in your gift … [Read more...] about March Stamp a Stack
I'm missing my daughters who are both away at college. Malia is attending UT- in Austin, TX. She's my knitter. She's quite talented, actually, and makes up her own patterns to fit her friend's personalities. I bought this stamp set, Hand Knit, a long time ago, but never did … [Read more...] about Knitting Keeps us from Unraveling
Ok. I'll be the first to admit...I'm a little obsessed with Pinterest. I can (and do) spend hours browsing around there pinning things I'll never make. I've been challenged by Anne Matasci to actually MAKE SOMETHING that I've pinned, so here goes: This card was my … [Read more...] about Pinterest Challenge