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”

February 2022 Paper Pumpkin

The sneak peek graphics are out for Stampin’ Up!’s February’s Paper Pumpkin kit – and hmmm, this should be interesting. Working off of last month’s pun-themed kit, should I say, unleash your inner crafting animal and let’s have some cardmaking fun? Haha – I don’t know if we have to get that wild, but thisContinue reading “February 2022 Paper Pumpkin”

Peaceful Place Thank You

With all the excitement of Christmas subsiding, I almost thought about sitting down for a few minutes. I decided to whip up some thank you cards to express our appreciation for everyone’s generosity this season, instead. Our plans changed by the minute but we were still able to have a great celebration – and theContinue reading “Peaceful Place Thank You”

Mini Curvy Keepsake Treat Box

Just in time for the holidays, another cute little treat holder idea. The Mini Curvy Keepsake die set is the perfect way to create a small but adorable (smalldorable? adorasmall?) way to spread cheer. And to sweeten the deal, they are currently on clearance: Mini Curvy Keepsakes Box Dies [150644] $34.00 $20.40 The die fitsContinue reading “Mini Curvy Keepsake Treat Box”

Holly Jolly Wishes Card

Let’s take it nice and easy for this Friday! A layer of DSP and a layer of cardstock and a snowflake cut in half – your card is done. I used some of the retired Sale-A-Bration paper for this card, but any Real Red containing DSP will do – I’ve included some examples available inContinue reading “Holly Jolly Wishes Card”

Penguin Place Wine Tag

I’ve been checking “techniques I’ve always wanted to try but haven’t” off my list lately – and this wine tag uses the reverse image stamping technique. I wanted my penguins going every which way – but the stamp set only has him going in one. I took a 3 1/2″ by 5″ piece of JustContinue reading “Penguin Place Wine Tag”

October 2021 Paper Pumpkin Alternative – #2

After making my first alternative for October’s kit, I was getting ready to make the rest of the cards per the instructions – but …. another idea popped in my head as I tidied my work area: a wine tag! I used similar measurements to an earlier wine tag I made this year (see postContinue reading “October 2021 Paper Pumpkin Alternative – #2”

Gingerbread and Peppermint Memories & More Card Pack

Something I almost always overlook in Stampin’ Up! catalogs are the Memories & More card packs. Why? I don’t scrapbook and for some reason, I have it stuck in my head that you can only use the contents for making scrapbook pages. Well, I’m here to tell you (and hopefully myself) that this simply isn’tContinue reading “Gingerbread and Peppermint Memories & More Card Pack”

Frightfully Cute Ombre Gift Bag

It’s almost time for Halloween treats!! The Ombre Gift Bags and the Frightfully Cute bundle make it easy to whip some up. To make this treat bag, you’ll need: An Ombre Gift Bag in Pale Papaya Scraps of Basic Black, Basic White, and Pale Papaya card stock 30″ of the Black Organdy Glitter Ribbon TuxedoContinue reading “Frightfully Cute Ombre Gift Bag”

Frightfully Cute Card

Seriously…where is the candy? This card uses the Frightfully Cute bundle for a simple Halloween greeting. To make this card, you’ll need: Basic Black card base: 8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″, scored along the long side at 4 1/4″ Daffodil Delight card stock: 4 1/8″ x 5 3/8″ Basic White card stock: 4″ x 5Continue reading “Frightfully Cute Card”