I could not wait to open the newest Stamp of Approval from Catherine Pooler. The Perfect Reason Collection is actually PERRRFECT! The Paisley Peacock Collection is the one stamp set that I was waiting for with the most anticipation. With the Muslim Holidays coming soon, I need to make some extra special cards and the… Read More Stamp of Approval The Perfect Reason Collection
Simon Says Stamp’s December Card Kit finally showed up at my home… And when I opened it, this reindeer caught my eye… It is the cutest little thing.. For this card I stamped the reindeer 3 times on Masking Paper from InkaDinkaDoo first and fussy cut each one out.. (very tedious, but necessary). I then… Read More The cutest little reindeer ever….
Hello all. I came out of my comfort zone once again and finally made a Youtube video. And guess what???? I made a huge booboo….. The product that I was demonstrated is from Ken Oliver and my video says Tim Holtz. I am such a huge idiot… hehehehe. Ken, you will just have to forgive… Read More My very first Youtube video.. and it was a huge blunder….
So Suzy Stamps’ owner is this awesome, wonderful, big-hearted woman who sponsors monthly challenges to get your juices flowing. For January, the challenge is Everything Beachy. I had some paper from a monthly kit from Simon Says Stamp which I attached to some Neenah Solar White 100# card stock and then used my circle dies… Read More A quick addition to the January Challenge at So Suzy Stamps
There is a blizzard of snow happening outside and a blizzard of activity inside my Woman’s Cave. In other words, I have been a little active at my crafting table. Without further adieu, here are the cards. Let me know please which ones you really liked. The first 5 people to comment will receive a… Read More Snowed in today…
Good evening. I have been working diligently making cards for a friend and for Catherine Pooler’s January Friendship Challenge that I have not written a blog post in forever. I am so sorry. I will show you the highlights of the cards I have made. If you have any questions on how a certain card… Read More For a friend…….
As I was perusing through Pinterest on my phone, I saw some really cute cards that I thought I would love to re-create. Here is my CASE card from Pinterest Sentiment is from So Suzy Stamps ad snowflakes and hearts from Simon Says Stamp’s January 2016 Card Kit called Cute Snowflakes. All were heat embossed… Read More Bringing in the New Year Inspired by Pinterest
My dear friend Monica Taylor of TaylorMadeCards4U ( http://taylormadecards4u.blogspot.com) always creates these fabulous vintage masterpieces. I have just been able to stare in awe. Now I am able to create a vintage background also. For this I used a white crayon, and embossing folder, a brayer and some dark ink. I took some white card stock.… Read More Monica… This one’s for you!
I have embossing folders that I have not used in quite some time. As I was scrolling through Pinterest yesterday, I saw this awesome technique. I took an old report cover and put it in my embossing folder and ran it through my big shot. After that I took it out and then used a… Read More Have some embossing folders? Well here is something I never knew you could do…