Club is next weekend and we'll be making a couple of Easter projects! One of the projects is this adorable card I found on Rachel Tessman's blog. I think the Best Day Ever DSP is perfect for Easter! Get it FREE with your $50 order during Sale-a-Bration (through the end of … [Read more...] about March Club…Easter Theme!
March has snuck up on me... time for another calendar page! The image is from Blended Blooms and I colored it using lots of different colors of Blendabilities. There's no right or wrong way to color with them. I love the way this turned out! Be sure to go to Crystal … [Read more...] about March Blooms
For swaps this month, my club decided to do 3-D swaps. I've seen these cute Sour Cream Containers around for awhile, but this is my first attempt. Super Easy!!! Directions: Cut DSP 4 ½ X 3 ¾. (You can make bigger ones by cutting 5 ½ X 4 ¼.) Apply Sticky Strip along 3 edges … [Read more...] about Sour Cream Containers
Well, they've done it again! My Paper Pumpkin has come up with the cutest idea this month!! An Accordion Fold Card!Isn't this so cute?!! Notice the yellow stamp under the H... that's me putting my photopolymer stamp on upside down! Sadly, this isn't the first time I've done … [Read more...] about Paper Pumpkin Accordian Card
One of the best ways I have of coming up with a new idea is to find a "Challenge" and pull out my new stamps & embellishments.This sketch is from Freshly Made Sketches and I've used the gorgeous Painted Blooms DSP, Indescribable Gift Stamp Set, Butterflies Thinlits Die, and … [Read more...] about Artisan Embellishment Card
I had some leftovers from last month's Paper Pumpkin kit, & decided to make another shaker card! I had fun making several cards with these Cheerful Critters holding Shaker Signs! I've entered this card on My Pumpkin Challenge! Here's the original Paper Pumpkin … [Read more...] about Cheerful Critters Meet Paper Pumpkin!
My daughter, Malia, is spending a semester working at Disneyworld...something she's dreamed of since she was in 6th grade! She's working on the mine train, a new attraction in Fantasyland featuring the 7 Dwarfs. I had to make something special for her and her … [Read more...] about Disney Treat Boxes!
I've started working in a Podiatry office & made a few things to spruce it up! I decorated some clipboards using an old scrapbook kit. Remember those? They included stickers that made it so simple to complete your project! Made some cute bathroom keys, too. Found these … [Read more...] about Sprucing Up the Office
February is here! I've survived 1 month of working FT and have surprised myself by actually enjoying it! The only drawback seems to be...not much stampin' time. Have to admit, I've been pretty spoiled! I decided to do some embossing using Melon Mambo Embossing Powder. The … [Read more...] about February Calendar Page
One of my patients, a member of the 100th Infantry Battalion, received the French Legion of Honor last week, France's highest decoration!! What a fine man he is!! Wish I could share details about him, but you know, confidentiality & all that... I dug through my Paper … [Read more...] about A Real Hero
I'm so excited & honored to be nominated to participate in the Creative Blog Hop! Anne Matasci, my upline and super-talented crafty person, nominated me. Thanks, Anne! Where to start? I pulled out some things that I'd been wanting to play with for a long time. I've had … [Read more...] about Creative Blog Hop!
We have our monthly Paper Pumpkin Party this Thursday where PP Subscribers get together to make our kits. I always like to try to come up with some different ways to make the cards. I love the shaker card, don't you?! And they've prepped everything for us to make it so … [Read more...] about Shakin' Up! Paper Pumpkin