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…}

Shaker Card Fun with Hailey & Josee

This weekend, my 10yr old daughter Hailey and I had some fun creating a couple of shaker cards using Stampin’ Up! products. Today, we are going to show you the first one we made with this cute fox punch out. And tomorrow, we are going to share another idea using different colours and stamp set {Read More…}

Emboss Resist Christmas Card

I had so much fun creating today’s card and I love the way it turned out! The background on this card was created with the snowflake stamp from the Colorful Seasons stamp set (2017-2018 Annual Catalogue) and an emboss resist technique on Glossy Cardstock that gives a gorgeous backdrop on any card. How To Make {Read More…}

Painted Harvest Mini Pizza Box Card Set

If you have not had a thorough look through the new 2017 Holiday Catalogue, you may have missed seeing these super cute Mini Pizza Boxes! There are so many ways to use them and of course you can decorate them any way you like as they come as a blank canvas! I had a chance {Read More…}

Large Hostess Gift Bag

On Friday I showed you a great, easy project to create a small and tall gift bag– perfect for a small bottle, pillar candle or lots of little goodies. I loved that gift bag, but admittedly it was a bit small for a regular bottle of wine, and since it was created from one full {Read More…}

Confetti Celebration Birthday Card

I needed a masculine birthday card a few weeks ago, so I created this one using the Confetti Celebration stamp set from Stampin’ Up’s 2017-2018 Annual Catalogue. How To Make This Hand Stamped Card: This card started with a base of Tempting Turquoise cardstock. I then took some Watercolor Paper and wet it with my {Read More…}

One Layer Card: Just Add Text

Today's card is a super simple, one layer stamped thank you card using the Just Add Text stamp set from Stampin' Up's 2017-2018 Annual Catalogue.  Sometimes you just need a quick and easy card! How To Make This Hand Stamped Card: First thing you would do is cut and score the Crumb Cake cardstock for {Read More…}

Always Here For You One Layer Card

Today's card is a simple, stamped one layer card using the Sharing Sweet Thoughts stamp set from Stampin' Up's NEW 2017-2018 Annual Catalogue. I just love the look of the half embossed card front and it really makes for an easy to put together card. How To Make This Hand Stamped Card: All you need {Read More…}