A Light in the Storm

You know that it is always unfortunately necessary to have sympathy cards on hand.  This past week, a very good friend of my husband’s passed away unexpectedly.  He and his wife were married just shy of 40 years.  I made this card for her, copying it from a video I…

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Time for a New Look

I’m sorry I’ve been absent here on the interweb.  I do want to thank all of you for continuing to read my meanderings here and have stuck with me through my absence. Lots of things have been going on and it has kept me from being able to do my normal…

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Dragonfly Dreams

The new dragonfly stamp set AND die set is awesome.  I made this card with no real plan in mind but I’m happy with how it came out. I placed added  a piece of vellum over the stamped images on the card base to mute the look.  The gold with…

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Balloons Make Me Happy

January seems to be Birthday Month.  I have several birthday cards to make and send out this month and next and nothing wrong with getting a jump on the year. I used the Balloon adventures stamp set and the Balloon Pop-Up Thinlit dies to create this pop up card, perfect…

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So Detailed pocket card

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Happy Friday.  And happy long weekend for those of you not having to work on Monday to celebrate Martin Luther King Day.  My company adopted this holiday many years ago and even though most have taken time off over the holidays, this weekend is still appreciated. Every have a need…

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Shades of Pink and Gray

There are some color combinations that are just always wonderful together and today’combo of pinks and grey is one of them.  I was inspired to make a pink and gray card because I happened to wear pink and gray to church this weekend and one of my friends commented on…

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Happy Embossing

Don’t you just love to dry emboss and make that paper into beautiful shapes.  Don’t you just love to stamp onto paper making beautiful colors on that paper.  Wouldn’t you just love to combine those two thing into one card and one design. Have I got a deal for you!…

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Let’s get ready for birthdays

January is a time to think about all those birthdays coming up this year. Lots you can get ready for now by making cards up ahead of time using kits, or being creative with your own ideas.  I used another free item from the Sale-a-Bration brochure, Tasty Truck. Not what…

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