So often we get stuck on what a product is “supposed” to do that we forget to look beyond that to see the many other uses. I wanted to use the Stacked with Love paper with the Mini Treat Bag Thinlets Dies, but the 4-1/2″ x 6-1/2″ paper is just...read more
It’s Thinking of You Thursday, but your thinking of you cards don’t actually have to say “thinking of you”! They can say something like “Wishing You a Wonderful Day”. This card is a bit more on the whimsical side and could also be...read more
When I came home from the Stampin’ Up! convention earlier this week I was feeling very inspired and ready to create. My daughter Emily had other ideas though… she wanted me to help her make some cards! She chose everything including the colors, stamps and...read more
Whether it’s a banner that announces that this room belongs to you or a banner that reflects a holiday or season, personalized banners are a fun way to decorate. You can select colors that match a room or a person’s personality. My sister made the gorgeous...read more
Bottle Caps, Soda Pop Tops… whatever you call them these little things are so fun to work with! Stampin’ Up!’s Soda Pop Tops come in two sizes that are both perfect for making bottle cap necklaces… or soda pop top necklaces… whatever you...read more
This birthday card is perfect for a little boy and it’s got some great card making techniques that you can use on any card! The boat image was colored by applying ink to the stamp directly with markers. (If you’re not sure how to do this, register for my...read more
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.