Blended Seasons Wreath

I didn’t know that when you are stamping on colored cardstock, you use your white pencil to color in first, then add color. My Stamp Club gals will be making this next week. Thank you to my friend Gloria Plunkett for this tip/trick. I started with a piece of Crumb Cake Cardstock cut, 4″ x 4 1/4″. Using the 2 1/4″ punch, trace the circle in pencil, then stamp the leaf image in Memento Black…

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Noel Card, SUO Challenge

This weeks challenge is Favorite Holiday Colors. For me its Red (or Cherry Cobbler) and Green, (Garden Green), because we always think in Stampin’ Up! Colors, right? Or is it just me? LOL This was a really simple card. I first stamped the stars from Tags & Trimmings in Basic Grey, at an angle, then die cut NOEL from that piece using the Large Letters Framelits. I adhered that piece minus the letters with snail…

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Box in a Card

I completely forgot to post this card. Now you wouldn’t want to mail this one, you need to give it in person. I originally saw this on Kelly Acheson’s blog. Check out her video.  Really the hardest thing (and its really not hard) is cutting the opening in the card for the box to sit. I have a mini tutorial further down on my post. I’m using the Be Merry Designer Series Paper, which is…

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