Count my Blessings Watercolor Card, Holiday Catalog Now Live!

This is another beautiful stamp set in the Holiday Catalog. Its on page 50. My Stamp Club Gals will be making this one too! I’ve got a 1 3/4″ strip of the Painted Autumn Designer Series Paper on the left side. I stamped the flower image onto Watercolor Paper with Black Archival Ink twice, and cut one of each of the flowers out. This really makes the flowers pop. I water colored with my Aqua…

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Beautiful Bouquet Card or Gift Bag Tag?

Today I’m going to show you a non-Christmas card using the Builder Card Front Framelits. You can’t order them yet, but you can get the matching Stamp Set, Carols of Christmas FREE when you join Stampin’ Up! See the end of this post. The Beautiful Bouquet Bundle is so fun when you pair it with the Build a Card Framelits. It puts a nice little frame around the bouquet. You can see the frame better…

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Positively Picturesque Paper Pumpkin Blog Hop

Yes its that time again! Yeah! I love being in this Blog Hop. Make sure you see all the fabulous ideas by clicking on the next button at the bottom. I’ve got a fun little card and a crate with a tag for you this month. For the card, I took one of the Powder Pink card bases and cut it down to: 3″ x 6″ scored at 3″ (score line already there). I cut…

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Beach Scene on Glossy Paper

Patty and I were at it again. I will be sharing all of these cards in the next week or so. First up is our Beach Scene. I will say that stamping on Glossy Paper takes a bit of practice. As you can see in this first card, I smeared the ink in several places. You have to be careful, stamp, then lift straight up. It dries pretty quickly and I really love the results.…

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Grown with Love Watering Can

This is a fun fast card and another Patty and I did together. I love that there are Framelits that match and makes it so easy. The card base is Fresh Fig and that strip of Designer Paper is from the Eastern Palace Designer Series Paper Pack. I used the Lots of Labels (largest one) Framelits. The watering can is stamped with Smoky Slate onto Thick Whisper White cardstock, as well as the flowers. I…

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Stampin’ Up! Only Challenge, Stampin’ Up! Products That are New to Us

This is the first time I’ve used the Sharing Sweet Thoughts stamp set. Did you know that this is a special stamp set? Every year Stampin’ Up! designs a stamp set for the Ronald McDonald House. For every stamp set sold, Stampin’ Up! donates $3. So far we’ve contributed over $1.5 million. So besides this being a super cute stamp set, its also raising money, and it goes with the Everyday Jars Framelits. Win/win/win! Those…

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Foil Frenzy Specialty Designer Series Paper

What? have you seen this GORGEOUS paper yet? OMG!! Love this Designer Series Paper. Love what I made with it. Check out my video on how I did the Glossy Paper, Re-inker & Spritzer technique HERE! I used the Ribbon of Courage bundle. And check out the ribbon, the color is Berry Burst. I had told myself that I didn’t really like this ribbon, boy was I wrong….It ties a bow so easily. This card…

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Stampin’ Up! Only Challenge, Happy 4th of July

This weeks challenge is: Summer Fun – Ocean, Beach, Sun- whatever makes you think of summer”. Sunglasses and Daisies make me think about summer, how about you? This was a fun card to make. The Delightful Daisy Designer Series Paper works perfect for my “pocket” I stamped the pocket from thevPocketful of Sunshine stamp set, and die cut it with the matching Pocket Framelits. Next I sponged on the edges of the pocket with Night…

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How About a Gift Tag?

I hope you aren’t getting tired of all my Coffee Cafe posts. I think this is the last of them for a while. Use the either the large or smaller cup from the Coffee Cafe Framelits, to make your tag.  When I was making up my samples for our Luv2stamp meeting, I decided to see if I could make up some tags with these dies, and it totally worked. Score! I found these Via Instant…

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