Sending this card off today to a dear friend I worked with at Hospice many years ago. She's one of those friends who I hardly ever see, but know if we met up it would be as if a day hadn't gone by... Stamp set: Timeless Talk Colors: Coastal Cabana, Smoky Slate (4 1/4 X 3 … [Read more...] about Timeless Talk
Can't wait to show you the Gift Box Punch Board!! It's simple to use & the best thing is...IT REQUIRES NO ADHESIVE! You just punch/score & close the box by attaching opposite sides into the slits! This fall DSP is called Color Me Autumn DSP. The fun thing about … [Read more...] about Making boxes!
Thank you so much to everyone who attended my Open House on Sunday! But...I still have retired stamps left over!!! #stampproblems! We made cards & tags using new products from the Holiday Catalog! CASED the card from Julia Pitta & … [Read more...] about Open House fun!
Now, this is my kind of stampin'! Two-step stamping is where you have a solid image and a matching outline or detail image. It creates a beautiful image with very little effort. For my September Calendar Page, I've used Too Kind- a perfect set for 2 steppin'! #130450 See how … [Read more...] about 2 Step Stampin'
I'm spending the day going through my favorite room in the house...my stampin' closet! Haven't been able to walk in there in a month, so it's a perfect time for my Open House! Sunday, August 31, from 1-3pm 1194 W. Kuiaha Road, Haiku And this is just the beginning! You'll … [Read more...] about Getting ready for Open House!
After playing around with this technique, I think I've finally got it! This uses some retired DSP and ribbon that I LOVE!! The stamp set is current, and really cute! It's called A Dozen Thoughts. Order it here! Leave me a comment if you'd like the tutorial. Here's a card … [Read more...] about Starburst Technique
Last Thursday my Paper Pumpkin Group got together & had lots of fun putting together the July kits! Here they are busy creating...We made lots of cards, gift cards, & boxes, & had lots leftover. Here's a cute idea Loretta came up with: Then Yvette had the brilliant … [Read more...] about Paper Pumpkin Night
This month our Paper Pumpkin box contained 6 little boxes, ribbon, and stamps/stickers to make several cute cards. We'll be meeting on Thursday afternoon, August 21th at 5pm at St. Anthony's to make our projects. I have an extra kit if anyone would like to join us...cost is … [Read more...] about Paper Pumpkin
Today I'm posting a special card for a doctor that's retiring. This set has it all for a man who loves to travel or loves the ocean. Order The Open Sea. Stamp Set: The Open Sea Colors: Crumb Cake, Island Indigo (2 1/2 X 4 1/4), Pear Pizzazz (3/4 X 4 1/4) Accessories: … [Read more...] about Sailing into the sunset…
Well...it all started with our club swaps last month. Marylou made this beautiful card using the Starburst Technique, that I'd wanted to try but hadn't gotten around to. So this morning I dug through my tutorials and came up with a couple of cards. I'll be the first to admit … [Read more...] about Hurricane Stampin'
This water bottle with iced tea is the perfect way to say I'm thankful for you…maybe for a teacher, a bus driver, your favorite UPS driver!- think of all the people come in contact with every day! Here's the directions for this cute project: For band around water bottle, cut … [Read more...] about Thirsty, anyone?
Extra! Extra! Read all about it!! Baby Ryan is here & adorable!!! Isn't she precious?! She lives in Texas, so I sent her a ruffled muumuu from her Auntie! Here's the card to go with it: The idea for this card comes from Brian King. Thanks, Brian! Stamp Sets: Big … [Read more...] about Big News for the Hamiltons!