Grandma’s House, Congratulations on Your New Home

When I first saw Grandma’s House stamp set in the Annual Catalog, I knew it would be perfect for me. Why? Because the images are small enough for me to feel successful coloring.  I am still a “work in progress” on my coloring skills.  I love to color but still feel like I can’t quite get the shading right. I saw a card very similar on the Stampin’ Up! site and thought I can do…

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Sweetly Swirled Get Well Cards

I have one customer (Sheilagh) who had knee surgery and one of my downline (Pamm) had a hip replacement, so I was in need of a couple of get well cards. The Sweetly Swirled was one of the first new stamps I ordered when the catalog went live. This is the first time I’ve used it and really love how my cards turned out. If you look in the catalog on page 57, the samples…

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Parcels & Petals, Birthday Card

For this card, my Stamp Club Gals wanted to do the Baby Wipe Technique. I found that the photo polymer stamps didn’t work, so you need red rubber or the Cling Mount Stamps. I used the flowers in the Parcels & Petals stamp set. My card base is 4 1/4″ x 11″ Thick Whisper White, scored at 5 1/2″.  Next you will need a layer, 3 3/4″ x 5″ of the Perennial Essence DSP. I…

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