Do you have any double-sided papers that both sides look good together? Here’s how you can use them to make quick & easy cards! This is basically a one sheet wonder idea because you can make 6 cards out of ONE sheet of 12×12 double-sided patterned...read more
Today I’ve got a quick & easy card idea that you can make this weekend… for ANY occasion! Floral Paper: 3″x3″ Floral Paper Mat: 3-1/4″ x 3-1/4″ Embossed Background: 4″ x 5-1/4″ Card Base: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″...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
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
Social media has changed the way we communicate with our friends. Although we may not have seen our friends for quite awhile we know what they are up to because they’ve posted all about it. We’ve seen their vacation photos, we’ve heard all about how...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.