Category Archives: Craft projects

5th Sunday of Christmas – Star of Light Bundle

Welcome to the 5th Sunday of Christmas. Over the next 7 Sunday’s I will continue to share cards and projects using a different stamp set each week to create holiday projects. If you are a member of my newsletter group I will be sending out measurements and details of all the projects. This Sunday I am featuring the Star of Light Bundle from the 2016 Holiday Catalog.  When you buy both… Read More »

3rd Sunday of Christmas – Tin of Tags

Welcome to the 3rd Sunday of Christmas. Over the next 9 Sunday’s I will continue to share cards and projects using a different stamp set each week to create holiday projects. If you are a member of my newsletter group I will be sending out measurements and details of all the projects. This Sunday I am featuring the Tin of Tags Project Kit, which makes 30 tags, 3 each of… Read More »

1st Sunday of Christmas

Welcome to the 1st Sunday of Christmas. Over the next 12 Sunday’s I will be posting card, tags and other projects using a different stamp set each week to create holiday projects. If you are a member of my newsletter group I will be sending out measurements and details for all the projects. Today I am featuring the Cookie Cutter Christmas Bundle and Candy Cane Lane Designer Series Paper (part of… Read More »

Happy Birthday Maya!

Happy birthday to my niece Maya. Today  I’m sharing with you the card and birthday banner I sent her. The card is a bendy when put together but mails flat. Maya is growing up to be such a beautiful young lady. Here is a picture of her with her brother Jake from when he started college this year. Bendy part of the card Birthday banner I created   Close up… Read More »

Have you used your envelope punch board lately?

Say it isn’t so, you haven’t used your envelope punch board for awhile, or worse you don’t have one. Just look at these cute totes you can make using one. They are perfect for the holidays or just about any reason. Last week I received my email from SplitcoastStampers, a stampers community and when I saw these cute little totes Susan Campfield was sharing with us, I need I had… Read More »

All the rage, Shadow Boxes

One of the latest rages now are shadow boxes, made from designer series paper or card stock and decorated. Today’s post are the first few shadow boxes I’ve made. They are fun to make and make great presents. For mine I used the Affectionately Your Specialty Designer Series Paper and the Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack. The Night of Navy/Crumb Cake box started as a 12″ x  12″ sheet of… Read More »

Sudsol Swaps – Cards and Gifts

Happy Saturday, while you are reading this good chance I am at the On Stage event today here in Salt Lake City. I’m a member of the on-line Stampin Up demonstrator group Sudsol (Simply Unique Demonstrators Sharing OnLine) and on Friday here at On Stage they hosted a card swap and gift exchange, both of which I decided to take part in. Today I am sharing with you the card and gift… Read More »

Stampy Wackers at On Stage

Welcome to my first experience at On Stage Live with Stampin Up. Looking forward to getting the new Annual catalog in the next days. Last night I had dinner at Squatter’S Pub here in Salt Lake City with the Stampy Wackers, we had a great time chatting,  swapping and eating. Here is a picture from last night and the card I swapped.   The card features the Watercolor Words stamp… Read More »

What do you think of my display board?

So how’s your weekend going, so far so good for me. In April Stampin’ Up! is having their On Stage event in Salt Lake City, which is a gathering featuring stamping presentations, business tips, swapping and preview of the new 2016-2017 Annual catalog.  This past week on the Stampin’ Up! demonstrator site in the weekly update they announced with our OnStage event coming up fast, did we want to get involved? Silly question… Read More »

Outside the Box with Designer Paper

Happy Sunday, Are you working on: Ppurchasing and wrapping holiday gifts? Wondering what to do for small items or gift cards? Have left over “non holiday” designer series paper? Why use this paper to create some pillow boxes or treat bags? Today’s project shows a square pillow box and treat bag I created for the Christmas holiday that uses left over Halloween and Fall designer series paper. Once I created the items,… Read More »

New Weekly Deals

This weeks deals include both the envelope punch board and gift box punch board. Both are great additions to your craft room. Below is a sample made from the envelope punch board used to make an envelope for a Halloween gift card, wouldn’t this be great to make cute envelopes for all the holiday gift cards. The gift boxes can be made in different sizes up to 4″ and great for treats!… Read More »

Festive Flower Gift Card Bag #GDP004

Happy Tuesday, hope you are having a good week so far. Today’s project is for the Global Design Project, Case the Designer by Louise Sharp. They say you can be inspired by anything on this card. What inspires you in this card to make it your own project. I used the theme of Christmas and colours of Soft Suede, Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla and Gold Glimmer. Here is the banner: I created… Read More »

Summer Memories

Happy Monday, hard to believe tomorrow is September 1st, were did the summer go?  Funny how now that most kids are back to school we are planning to have one of the hottest weeks in a while, sure hope those kids have air conditioning at school. Today I thought I would share with you a little project I completed after the Stampin’ Up! Convention in Salt Lake City this summer,… Read More »

CYCI#70 = May Flowers!

Happy Monday, hope you had a nice weekend! Today’s post is for the “canyoucaseit” weekly challenge. It’s a Designer’s Choice Challenge – “May Flowers – Edition”. Check out the blog for other projects by clicking here.  The minute I saw what the challenge was for I knew I wanted to make a basket of flowers. To get started I used the Berry Basket Bigz L Die and Coaster Board to create… Read More »

Flower & Butterflies Box

Where does the time go, April is over and it’s May 1st, hopefully the April showers will bring May flowers. Speaking of flowers, today I thought I would share a gift box I made using the Gift Box Punch Board & Bouquet Bigz L die. The box is made out of a piece of Park Lane Designer Series Paper using the Gift Box Punch Board. I picked a 4″x4″x4″ box… Read More »

Happy Easter

Happy Easter! One of my favorite items from the Occasions catalog is the Berry Basket Bigz L Die, makes the perfect Easter Basket! Enjoy your day with family & friends.   Thank you for stopping by, hope you have a great day, Craft On! Built for Free Using: My Stampin Blog

Happy “Berry Basket” Easter

Today was the monthly meeting of my Sunday Stampers, we made two cards and an Easter Basket using the Berry Basket Bigz L Die – complete with plastic Easter Eggs and Candy.  Below are two samples the group used to create their Pistachio Pudding Baskets. The one on the left uses the Hardwood Background stamp to add texture to the basket, where the one on the right has a handle.… Read More »

Tag made with Weekly Deals Feb 3-9

Happy Wednesday, half way through the week today. We are expecting a couple of inches of snow again today/tonight. Seems like a ground hog day around here the past week or so – snow – ice – rain – sun – melt – repeat, sure could do without the ice. ♥ Today I am featuring the new Weekly Deals and a tag made with a couple of the items. This week… Read More »

Sunday Stampers Cards

Today is the monthly gathering of my Sunday Stampers Hostess club.  Each month we meet at a different hostess’s home for a fun filled few hours of stamping, laughing and some great food. Today we are meeting at the home of the newbie in the group .  Thought I would share with you the projects that we will be making.  In preparation for the holidays we will be making two cards and two… Read More »

Great weekend project!

It was a snowy day here, not the original 10″-12″ of snow expected on Friday, but around 3″, we dodged another snow storm! Turned out to be the perfect day for me to put the fireplace on in the sun porch and get my craft on.  With day light savings time one week away, thoughts of spring were running through my head. I got out my “Burlap and Blooms Simply Created Wreath Kit” and… Read More »