Pretty patterned papers are the best way to make quick cards! These 3 cards were made with Stampin’ Up!’s Hand-Penned Paper, but of course, you can make similar cards with other pretty papers following the instructions below. Plus I’ve got some great...read more
If you love pretty patterned papers, you may have stacks of them that you’re not quite sure what to do with. They are so pretty, can you even bring yourself to cut into them? While a full sheet of patterned paper is pretty to look at, today I’ve got 6...read more
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
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.