Year of Cheer Watercolor Emboss Resist

Today’s card is another Christmas card designed using the Year of Cheer stamp set and the emboss resist technique- but this time using a watercolor wash on the background. How To Make This Emboss Resist Christmas Card: Start by cutting and scoring the Pacific Point card base. On the Watercolor paper, stamp the snowflakes from {Read More…}

Stampin’ Up! Stampin’ Blends Markers- so much fun!

Can I just say….I am OBSESSED with the new Stampin’ Blends Alcohol Markers!! They are so much FUN to play with…even for people like me who normally do not like to colour. Plus the Remarkable You stamp set is an amazing choice if you want a set that is great to colour with. How To {Read More…}

Many Mittens Framelits Mini Pizza Box

Today I’ve got another Mini Pizza Box gift box to show you. In case you missed the last one I made, check it out here. How To Make This Christmas Gift Box: Cut the Berry Burst cardstock to fit the Mini Pizza Box top. Then cut a piece of Vellum cardstock to fit on top- {Read More…}

Introducing the STAMPARATUS: a new way to stamp!

I love NEW TOOLS…don’t you?! Stampin’ Up! has just introduced a new tool that is going to fly off the shelves! I can hardly wait to get mine! If you love things to be perfecly lined up OR struggle to get a nice bold impression…YOU WILL WANT THIS TOO! This great tool  will help you {Read More…}

Emboss Resist Birthday Card

I thought I would show you this fun and colorful birthday card today. This card was created using the emboss resist technique on Glossy Cardstock with the Playful Backgrounds stamp set. How To Make This Emboss Resist Card: Start with a card base of Pool Party cardstock and set it aside. Cut some Glossy Cardstock {Read More…}

Heartfelt Sympathy Card for my Uncle

At the beginning of this summer, I re-united with some of my family members. It is a long complicated explanation, but, in short…my biological father was very dysfunctional and I chose to stop talking to him about 25 years ago so and stop causing myself pain by staying in touch with him. In doing so, {Read More…}

Smitten Mitten Gift Box

Today’s project is another cute Mini Pizza Box decorated for Christmas gift giving! This gift box is a quick and easy way to give a small gift, like a locket or bracelet, treats or other small items. How To Make This Hand Stamped Gift Box: Cut the Tranquil Tide cardstock to size (about 3″square) and {Read More…}

Cheers to the Year Christmas Card

In case you haven’t noticed, I have been making quite a few cards using the new Cheers to the Year stamp set. I can’t seem to help it! It really is such a versatile stamp set and there are some many different looks you can get with this stamp set! How To Make This Christmas {Read More…}

Stampin’ Blends Alcohol Markers Now Available!

Some super exciting news to share with you today! Stampin’ Up has launched a new line of alcohol markers called Stampin’ Blends!! And, they are available starting today! If you are not familiar with alcohol markers, alcohol markers contain alcohol and dye ink- in this case the Stampin’ Up colors! The alcohol allows wonderful color {Read More…}

Cheers to the Year Mini Pizza Box

I just love how cute these Mini Pizza Boxes are and if you saw this one, you just might agree! So, today I’ve got a Christmas mini card set to share with you using the Cheers to the Year stamp set. How To Make This Mini Pizza Box Gift Set: Start by decorating your Mini {Read More…}