Don't you just love browsing through the new Stampin' Up! catalog?!! Crisp, clean pages filled with new and some old favorites! I was able to preorder a few sets and my favorite is Colorful Seasons. It coordinates with Seasonal Layers Thinlits Dies to make some very fun … [Read more...] about Favorite Stamp Set from the New SU Catalog!
As you hop along, please be sure to comment and show some love on every blog! We are always excited to hear from our followers! You should have just left stop number 5, Jennifer at Jenny G Paper Stamps on the Stylin' Stampin' INKspiration Blog Hop. If so, you are in the right … [Read more...] about SSINK September Blog Hop… It’s a Mystery!
This month's challenge was to make something using 3 items mailed to us from another team member. Fun!! I received a card from Jennifer Gregorsky, a Stylin' Stampin' INKspiration Team Member, with 3 beautiful items! I totally forgot to take a picture of them- I was so anxious … [Read more...] about It’s a Mystery!
My June Calendar Page really says SUMMER to me! The stamp set is Cycle Celebration and Kinda Eclectic sun, Work of Art clouds & Gorgeous Grunge road. I can remember riding my bike around for hours in the summer evenings until it was time for dinner. This was when my mom … [Read more...] about Cycle Celebration
The flower image on the Indescribable Gift Stamp Set is so beautiful!! Perfect for stamping on vellum! The idea for this beautiful card comes from Becky Cowley. I stamped the image with Momento Ink and then colored it using Blendabilities. You could also use your … [Read more...] about Indescribable Gift on Vellum
You may not think of Hawaii as having pine trees, but there are a bunch of them if you hike upcountry Maui in an area called Polipoli. I have lots of wonderful memories of hiking there with my husband & my girls & exploring a cave, which my girls called the "Cave of … [Read more...] about Ornamental Pine
I seem to have more than usual going on lately, but I'm having a class in October (2 dates to choose from) because there are just so many cute new things to make!!! Here's one of the cards we'll be making. Pretty & sparkly, I just love it!! Some of you already have this … [Read more...] about October Class… Sign Up Today!
I was trying to come up with a "spooky" Edgar Allen Poe raven thing, but failed when I added "Boo to you"! I still like it, though! The background is made by using a "mask" cut from Labels Collection Framelits. I stamped it with Gorgeous Grunge in Sahara Sand ink. Leaves … [Read more...] about Not so Spooky Raven
This month I've done a little coloring on my calendar page. I used Life in the Forest and Gorgeous Grunge stamp sets- masking technique. Here's another look: See the difference? The first one is colored using our markers and the 2nd I used the Aqua Painter. Which one do you … [Read more...] about June Calendar
I like to put special care into making Sympathy Cards. I think a homemade card at this time gives it more of a personal touch, showing how much you care. I created this card using a little inspiration from 2 challenges: Colour Me and The Card Concept 4 CAS Style. I've … [Read more...] about Homemade Sympathy Cards