Stand up for Birthday’s

I mentioned earlier this week that my niece – Sydney – is turning 6.  Her actual birthday is tomorrow and here is the card I made for her to go with her gift.  To see my post with her 3-D letter ‘S’ click here. I made Syd’s  ‘S’ out of…

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‘S’ is for Silhouette

I took the plunge a few weeks ago and sold my other e-cutter machine replacing it with a Silhouette e-cutter.  I’m no expert, and I get no kick back from Silhouette for endorsing their product but I have to say, I’m in love.  All the things I wasn’t happy with on…

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Ballerina School

My granddaughter Avery, the namesake of my blog, is having her first ballet recital today. She is 4 1/2 now and has been going to ‘Ballerina School’ for over a year.  I don’t know about her, but I’m very excited about her first recital.  Let’s just hope she doesn’t freeze…

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Sharing cards from others

I have received lots of cards lately and thought this might be a great time to share them all with all of you.  Each one is very special to me because it was sent from the heart.  They aren’t all fancy and elaborate because a card sent from the heart…

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A little birdie

Today’s card is for Tracie’s birthday, my sister-in-love’s.  My brother is 15 years younger than I am was only 6 when I married my first husband.  He and my other brother who was the wise age of 8 thought they were to refer to my new husband as their ‘brother-in-love’…

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Pool Party Thoughts and Prayers

Today’s card is another example of an easy to create, yet pretty card.  I was going to say beautiful but didn’t want to sound pretentious.  : )A co-worker recently lost a family member.  I thought I had some sympathy cards in my card stash that I keep for just this…

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Golden Butterflies

Want a really really quick and easy yet classy looking card.  Well today’s card is one to try.  Except for the fact that I heat embossed the sentiment in gold embossing powder, I think this card took me all of about 5 mins.  From concept to completion.   What’s the…

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Happiness is your destination

Today’s card is another quilting card, with pieces of paper collected together to make the card front.  I posted another version of a quilted card and you can see that posting here. I actually had done both of these cards at the same time but didn’t post this one because…

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You are a work of art

I mentioned earlier this week that Copying is allowed in the stamping world.  Today’s cards are a CASE (copy and share everything) of one of Kerry Willard Bray’s cards she posted on a facebook site I visit.  You can see more of Kerry’s wonderful creations at her Peonies and Paper…

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