For my Husband

Stampin Up Oct16 Paper Pumpkin

Today is Steve, my husband’s birthday.  He’s not an sentimental kind of guy so I didn’t want to make him a sappy card or anything and since it is the height of fall i decided to modify the paper pumpkin kit to make his card. OCTOBER PAPER PUMPKIN Here is…

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Be Jolly

My card today combines some washi tape and ribbon accent.  I used the Be Jolly stamp set sentiment and the ornaments, ‘hanging them’ strategically around.  I rather like this simple card.  You could certainly dress it up a bit with rhinestones for some bling. Thanks for stopping by today.  I…

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A Vintage Father Christmas


I like a square card every once in a while.  I saw this design on Pinterest and recreated it.  I’ve been making a lot of cards lately but not so many of my own ‘original’ design which was one of the reasons why I wasn’t posting very frequently.  But I…

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Happy Birthday Riley

Stampin Up Labeler Alphabet

My nephew Riley turns 6 today.  He lives in California with his parents and younger brother Aiden, loves science and is very excited to be in Kindergarten this year, thus my school themed card. Pick your Design I didn’t have the notepaper background stamp, so I made my own.  Using…

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Welcome to InKing Royalty’s September Blog Hop!  We are excited to share some super-fun creations with you today!  This month’s Blog Hop is filled with inspiring projects that feature each artist’s take on the spookiest time of year – Halloween.  What fun!  After you read my post, I hope you’ll…

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80 Years!!

Stampin Up NUmber of Years

Today is my Dad’s birthday.  He turns 80 today.  What all he has seen in his lifetime is pretty amazing.  Helicopters, color television, artificial hearts, hearing aids, LEDs, smoke detectors, the internet, DVRs, and of course computers the size of a phone.  My card is a simple declaration of the…

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A short break from Holiday Cards….


Please pardon the interruption to your regularly scheduled holiday card posting for this Anniversary Card post.  There are 3 wedding anniversaries for me to make cards for in September alone, the most important of them though is for my folks, celebrating 58 years of wedded bliss today.  My dad’s birthday…

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What a Birthday

My niece Shauna has a birthday this weekend.  What a fabulous time for her.  She is going to school for Veterinary Science and is loving her studies, and the horses she gets to care for as part of it.  What stories she tells of the horse’s personalities.  I’m so proud of her.…

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