Balloon Adventures

I am loving the new Balloon Adventures bundle in the Occasions catalog. There are so many ways to use these stamps and framelits. Here are two cards of similar design showing a couple of options. Check below for a video showcasing this bundle–it’s definitely worth watching!         Tips and Tricks Be Snippy! … More Balloon Adventures

Welcome, Baby!

Happy New Year! It’s been a very happy New Year on our cul de sac. Our sweet neighbors just had their third child; their first baby boy! To congratulate and celebrate them, I made this card and gift, based on a card I saw by Kay Kalthoff: Tips and Tricks White on White: A classic look that … More Welcome, Baby!

Year-End Closeout Sale and 12 Days of Christmas Grab Bag Offer!

Today kicks off the Year-End Clearance Sale at Stampin’ Up! And, although the sale runs from now until January 3, many items are only available “while supplies last”, so check out the info and product lists below and get your order together asap. Retiring List.  The list of items that will no longer be available … More Year-End Closeout Sale and 12 Days of Christmas Grab Bag Offer!

Stitches and Savings

Stampin’ Up! is offering two specials that will have you in stitches–literally! Here’s the scoop on our brand new Stitched Framelits and 25% off coordinating stamp sets. Stitched Shape Framelits: On November 1, just two days away, Stampin’ Up! is pre-releasing a new set of Framelits that were planned for our 2017-2018 Annual Catalog – … More Stitches and Savings

Annual Clearance Sale

Every year a group of friends and I pull out all of our recently and not-so-recently retired Stampin’ Up! products and put ridiculously low prices on them. Then we set up a bunch of tables throughout the main floor of my home and load them up until they are overflowing with incredible deals on stamps, designer … More Annual Clearance Sale

Stylized Birthday

Today is a dear friend’s birthday, so this colorful card is wishing her a cheerful birthday and a bright year ahead. Tips and Tricks Watercolor Wash Basics: A watercolor wash is accomplished by first wetting the area of paper to be covered by the wash and then mixing sufficient color to easily fill the entire … More Stylized Birthday