Category Archives: Simple Saturday

Simple Saturday featuring Halloween Treats

Welcome to Simple Saturday, one stamp set for one card. Today I’m featuring the new “Halloween Treat” stamp from the 2016 Holiday Catalog. Today’s card features some of the new products from the Halloween Night Product Suite: Halloween Night Specialty Designer Series Paper (includes 1 each of 2 single sided silver foil designs) Halloween Night Designer Washi Tape Halloween Night Baker’s Twine Making this card was rather easy, using Pumpkin… Read More »

Simple Saturday with Pop of Paradise

Since today is the last Saturday in August, I thought using the Pop of Paradise stamp set and bright colors was just perfect for my Simple Saturday card. They say the temperature will be about 90 degrees here today and humidity is on the rise, watch out pool here I come! For my card I used the stamps in the set to create my own background Designer Series Paper for… Read More »

Simple Saturday with Fresh Fruit

Welcome to Simple Saturday, one stamp set for one card. For the longest time, I didn’t think I needed this stamp set or the matching Fruit Stand Designer Series Paper, well was I wrong. Today I am featuring the stamp set only. In a future Simple Saturday I will combine the paper and stamp set. This is an extremely versatile set and I’m having tons of fun with it, it’s… Read More »

Simple Saturday with Marquee Messages

Welcome to Simple Saturday using one stamp set to create your card. This week I’m featuring the Marquee Messages Photopolymer Stamp Set. I’ve created two versions of the card, one with Whisper White card stock and another with Watercolor Paper. For this card, I stamped the images with Basic Black Archival Ink on Whisper White card stock and used the 2016-2018 In-Color Stampin Write Markers to color the images. This piece… Read More »

Simple Saturday with Serene Scenery

Welcome to Simple Saturday, this week I decided to do something a little different and feature a Designer Series Paper Stack called Serene Scenery. This paper stack contains 48 sheets of 12 double-sided designs, 6″ x 6″. These papers coordinate with Bermuda Bay, Crumb Cake, Delightful Dijon, Island Indigo, Old Olive, Pool Party and Whisper White card stock. Best part is you can use any stamp set, framelits, thinlits or… Read More »

Simple Saturday with Watercolor Wings

Welcome to Simple Saturday – using just one stamp set to create your card. Today’s card features the photopolymer stamp set Watercolor Wings. When I was looking around by stamp room I realized I’ve not used this set for awhile and thought it would make a great Simple Saturday card. With this set you can stamp two different sizes of butterflies using the three stamp method – stamping light to… Read More »

Simple Saturday Cupcakes

Happy Saturday and welcome to “Simple Saturday’s” – Using one stamp set to create the card. This week Sweet Cupcake Photopolymer Stamp set is featured. Today’s shows you that just because a stamp set comes in a bundle, this one with matching dies, you don’t always needs to use both, you can create cool cards without die cutting. This week I’ve created two cards, a Simple Saturday version and another “stepped up”… Read More »

Celebrate Simple Saturday

Welcome to Simple Saturday, featuring the Celebrate Today photopolymer stamp set. For my card I am using only the stamp set. There are coordinating Balloon Framelits and I’ve included information on those in the supply list below. The stamp set is made up of 17 photopolymer stamps and is recommended for 6 different clear blocks. One idea I would recommend and comes in handy is the Clear Block Bundle (all… Read More »

Simple Saturday – Kinda Eclectic

Welcome to Simple Saturday – this week I’m featuring the Kinda Eclectic stamp set with the new 2016-2018 In-Colors, Peekaboo Peach, Flirty Flamingo, Sweet Sugarplum, Dapper Denim and Emerald Envy. This stamp set is perfect for those who like the collage look and it showcases a variety of colors rather nicely. The five images of stamps match the number of In-Colors perfectly and you can match the sentiment and mat… Read More »

Simple Saturday with Bunch of Blossoms

Welcome to Simple Saturday – using one stamp set to create your card. Today I am featuring the Bunch of Blossoms Bundle which includes the Bunch of Blossoms Stamp Set and matching Blossoms Builder Punch. I’ll be showing you two versions, one using the stamp set and one with the flowers stamped, punched out and backed with Stampin Dimensionals. This set has images that are “double stamped” to create the… Read More »

Simple Saturday with Layering Love

Welcome to Simple Saturday where each week I feature cards made with one stamp set. Today’s stamp set is Layering Love and it’s available in both wood and clear mount. I’ve made one card with each of the sentiments using the Floral Boutique Designer Series Paper,  Night of Navy and Flirty Flamingo card stock. All sentiments were stamped on Whisper White cardstock with Flirty Flamingo ink. While the stamp set… Read More »

Simple Saturday with Bunch of Blossoms

Welcome to Simple Saturday, today I am featuring the Bunch of Blossoms stamp set which comes in a bundle with the Blossoms Builder Punch, so many possibilities with this bundle. Don’t you just love when you have punch that matches your stamp set, saves you from cutting the images out by hand. The bundle saves you 10% over the individual price of each product. It’s been a rather challenging week… Read More »

Simple Saturday – Sitting here thinking of you . . .

Welcome to Simple Saturday, a card using only one stamp set. Today I took the luxury of using two, one to add background to the card base and one for the main images/greeting.  The main stamp set today is “Sitting Here”, one of the first sets I knew I wanted and was happy it was included in the demonstrator preorder in May. This stamp set is perfect for the dog or… Read More »

Simple Saturday Hexagon version

Welcome to Simple Saturday, where I feature a card made with one stamp set. Today’s card features a sentiment from the stamp set, Six-Sided Sampler along with matching Hexagon Punch, both of which are retiring items. This stamp set comes in wood or clear and is part of a bundle where you get the stamp set and punch at a 15% discount. To make the card first I stamped the sentiment… Read More »

Simple Saturday with the Fabulous Four

Welcome to Simple Saturday, a weekly series featuring cards made with one stamp set. Today’s cards features designer series paper and the retiring stamp set “Fabulous Four” – available in both wood and clear mount. The card starts with creating the design using strips of designer series paper.  First I cut about 20 strips, ½” wide of designer series paper and a piece of Whisper White cardstock 4 ¼” x 5… Read More »

Simple Saturday – ROYGBIV

Happy Saturday and welcome to the weekend. Today’s card features the stamp set Balloon Celebration and the matching Balloon Bouquet punch. Until May 31st you can purchase the stamp set and punch as a bundle, that pricing will go away June 1st, so get your bundle today. Have you ever heard of “ROYGBIV” it’s an acronym for the sequence of hues commonly described as making up a rainbow: red, orange,… Read More »

Simple Saturday – Wetlands

Welcome to the weekend. It’s cool here and I’m getting ready for a business trip I leave Sunday for. Last night I made some cards and today I’ll be working on getting some posts ready for next week. Today’s Simple Saturday card features the stamp set “Wetlands” and uses sponge daubers to create the colored background. To create the card I started with a card base of Soft Suede and… Read More »

Butterflies Simple Saturday

Happy Saturday, any special plans? I’ll be doing some errands with my husband, we are looking for some new outdoor furniture for our patio. We have a new fountain and would like a few new other items as well. Today’s card is for my Simple Saturday series, clean and simple card with one stamp set. My card features the retiring 2014-2016 In-Colors and the Watercolor Wings stamp set.   The butterflies… Read More »