In Bloom Congratulations Card

Who doesn’t love a simple congrats card? Okay – this doesn’t look simple but that’s only because the specialty paper used on the flowers makes it so fancy. A simple cut of patterned paper and some background stamping adds to the fancy. To make this card, you’ll need the following supplies: Basic White (Thick forContinue reading “In Bloom Congratulations Card”

March 2022 Paper Pumpkin (Extra Stamp Set)

Stampin’ Up! included an extra stamp set in this month’s Paper Pumpkin kit. It’s big and has 2-step stamps (which I love). I had to make something with it right away. A sneak peak of that extra stamp set posted last month: I took out my favorite Memories and More Assorted Cards and Envelopes andContinue reading “March 2022 Paper Pumpkin (Extra Stamp Set)”

Amazing Silhouettes Sympathy Card

No one likes to make sympathy cards but we all need them sooner or later. This card is a somewhat simple card – heat embossing and blending are used for the main image. To make this card, you’ll need the following supplies: Just Jade card base: 8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″, scored at 4 1/4″Continue reading “Amazing Silhouettes Sympathy Card”

Your Biggest Fan Birthday

I have a lot of baseball fans in my family – the Hey Sports Fan Suite Collection will help out in the birthday card area all year round! This card was fairly simple to put together – besides the heat embossing, I let the DSP do all the hard work. To make this card, you’llContinue reading “Your Biggest Fan Birthday”

Gumball Greetings Birthday Card

Did I want the Gumball Greetings bundle when I first saw in during the pre-order for the Stampin’ Up! January to June Mini Catalog? Yes Did I order it? Yes Have I used it yet?……..No – until now! And I love how the card came out. There are a lot pieces and steps that goContinue reading “Gumball Greetings Birthday Card”

Waves of Inspiration Swap

At the end of February, I took part in a Waves of Inspiration swap organized by Tami White. Well, I received my swaps and they are all wonderful- I had to share them with you. I’ve added links to the various accounts under each picture if I had them. I love the blues on theContinue reading “Waves of Inspiration Swap”

Blessings of Home Birthday

I needed a birthday card recently (well, actually, March has me needing way more than just one….) and I thought about using the Blessings of Home bundle that I first got to play with during the Virtual OnStage event in November. I made the cards along with other demonstrators during the event but then IContinue reading “Blessings of Home Birthday”

In Symmetry + Decorative Mask

Dare I share yet one more card using the Butterflies and Flowers Decorative Layering Mask – well, I guess, yes, I shall! When shuffling through those masks one more time before putting them away, I thought that this design would compliment the Sweet Symmetry DSP (and In Symmetry Photopolymer stamp set.) I used my blendingContinue reading “In Symmetry + Decorative Mask”

Butterflies and Flowers Layering Decorative Masks (Thinking of You)

Last week I used the Butterfly in the Butterflies and Flowers Layering Decorative Masks set (check it out here) – this week, I wanted to try the flowers. I’ve been checking out all of the wonderful samples from other demonstrators and decided to give it a go. I will be honest, these flowers were aContinue reading “Butterflies and Flowers Layering Decorative Masks (Thinking of You)”

Waves of the Ocean Friendship Card

Stampin’ Up!’s latest offering (available today) is the Waves of the Ocean collection. The color combinations are fantastic, the stamp set and coordinating dies are beautiful, the colored rhinestone may have made me squeal with delight, and I’ll say the DSP is stunning (I’ll leave it at…I could go on and on.) Here are theContinue reading “Waves of the Ocean Friendship Card”