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Birthday card with Glossy handmade background

Today is my sister-in-law Debbie’s birthday and she is a fan of purple, so today’s card is for her! The background is made with drops of re-inker, rubbing alcohol in a spritzer and glossy white cardstock. There are so many techniques that you can use glossy white cardstock with, I’m so glad Stampin’ Up! is selling it again. To make the background I put a few drops of re-inker on… Read More »

Succulent Garden Easter Card

Hope you are having a good weekend. Friday we had snow and today’s high temperature is supposed to be around 70. I’m enjoying a lot of time on my sun porch, grilling some steaks and getting some crafting done. Tomorrow (April 10th) is a big day with Stampin Up!, the retired list will be available at 1 p.m. Mountain time. Any guesses as to what stamp sets will be retiring… Read More »

Thinking of You . . .

Sometime you just want to send a card to let someone know you are thinking of them, they could be sick, going through a rough patch or just to let them know you care, today’s card is perfect for that. I’m using the Paisley & Posies Photopolymer Stamp set for the images and Teeny Tiny Wishes for the greeting, with this stamp set you can even change up the greeting for… Read More »

R U ready for Halloween ?

Hope you all had a nice weekend, the weather here on Saturday was cool and rainy all day, perfect for a little crafting – who wants to go out in the rain. Sunday was a beautiful cool sunny day and I relaxed in the sun porch doing almost nothing, perfect ending to the weekend. One week from today is Halloween and thought I would share a card with you that the… Read More »

Congratulations Ann

Today I thought I would share with you the card I sent to friend and fellow demonstrator Ann Clemmer who recently hit a sales milestone. It’s always nice to recognize people for their achievements and today’s card does that. My card features the Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack and Washi tape along with the Sunshine Wishes Thinlit Dies. Simple yet elegant, this card is easy to mass produce and… 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 »

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween, thought I would share a few of the project I made this year. Now don’t have to much candy today!   Thanks

Lovely as a Tree – FMS209

Happy Saturday and welcome to the weekend. I’m sitting out on the closed in sun porch and it’s not so sunny, the rain has started and I can feel a cool breeze. The breeze is ok because I can also smell the big pot of homemade spaghetti sauce simmering on the stove. With rain in the forecast thought it would be a great day for homemade spaghetti, salad and garlic… Read More »

I won ! ! !

Just a quick note to let you know that I won a prize patrol today from the upcoming holiday catalog. Here is a  sneak peek!

Weekly Deals January 20- 26, 2015

If you are a lover of Bakers Twine or Stampin Markers, this weeks deals are perfect for you.  Both the 2012-2014 and 2013-2015 Stampin Write Marker Sets as well as the Bermuda Bay, Crushed Curry and Basic Gray Bakers Twine are on sale this week.  Remember bakers twine is not only good for cards, but can be wrapped around jars or wood cylinders for home décor items. Listing of all… Read More »