Pumpkins are popping up all over town in a variety of fun colors! Of course, you’ve got your traditional orange pumpkins, along with white pumpkins, then pumpkins that are decorated in all sorts of colors and patterns. Here are two ideas for adding pumpkins to...read more
Recently I was looking through my stamps for a “thinking of you” and I came across the “Thinking of you with all my heart” stamp in the Peaceful Moments stamp set. Immediately I knew it would be PERFECT to pair with the From My Heart designer...read more
Stamping your own background papers is a great way to stretch your stamps! Blackberry Bliss card base: 5-1/2” x 8-1/2” Seashell Stamped Shimmery White: 2-3/4″ x 5-1/2″ Whisper White: 1-7/8” x 3-1/8” Blackberry Bliss: 2-1/4” x 3-1/2” The background for...read more
Two of my favorite things in the new annual Stampin’ Up! catalog are the Seaside Notions stamp set and the 6×6 Designer Series Paper Packs. The Seaside Notions stamp set has fun beachy images and the main greeting stamps I use on a regular basis:...read more
Make beautiful cards in a rainbow of colors with the Country Floral Embossing Folder! These cards were inspired by this card I saw on Pinterest. I changed up the width of the outside border and didn’t add the extra embellishment, but I just love this because...read more
When it comes to sending out cards, the ones I like to send best are the ones that are unexpected and don’t need to be mailed on a certain date. I love sending birthday cards, but they are often late, and sometimes sending out a bazillion Christmas cards can be...read more
Hi I’m Jessica, your card making mentor! I love the instant gratification and sense of accomplishment I get when creating a card. It’s also a great way to brighten someone else’s day. Who doesn’t love to find a handmade card in their mailbox? Whether you’re just getting started making your own cards or you’ve been making them for years, I’m here to help and encourage you to make and send more cards.