A relaxing day at the beach

I like a card that is easy to pull together.  I saw the inspiration for this card on Facebook from my friend Wendy Ellard, another Stampin Up demonstrator. MECHANICS One card base – soft sky 5-1/2 x 8-1/2 One piece of Whisper white card stock 4 x 5 1/4 (TIP…

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Coffee Break Suite

Who loves Coffee?  Me, I do.  My husband learned pretty quickly that coffee first thing in the morning is very important to me.  I don’t over indulge in coffee.  Usually just one 12 oz in the morning is enough.  Some days I’ll grab a second cup later morning but that…

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I love Embossing Paste

Ok, confession time.  I love gadgets, and tools and things that do other things.  I have about every tool or gadget or thing to help me with stamping.  I have a Xyron adhesive machine, not one but TWO Misti’s and all the corner things, big shots, precision cut plates, magnetic…

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Memories and More Card Making

I will admit, I am not a scrapbooker.  I’ve done scrapbooking in the past, and honestly didn’t care for it.  And even with the Project Life products sold by Stampin Up, I still didn’t jump on the scrapbook bandwagon.  It just isn’t for me, and that’s ok. But I do…

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Label Me Pretty

Two cards for you today.  I started both with the new Label me Pretty stamp set in mind.  This set and coordinating punch have lots of potential. Watercolor Pencils used to color in the image, touched up with an aqua painter to smooth out the color.  Stitched oval framelits make…

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Catalog Cover CASe

Try and say that five times fast!  CASe means copy and share everything.  So long as you give credit where credit is due, paper crafters love to share and copy ideas.  Sometimes it is an exact copy and sometimes it is using just as a starting point.  This card is…

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Daisy Delight

One of the most popular new items in the Stampin Up catalog live on June 1 is the Daisy Delight suite of products.  Specifically the new Daisy Punch.  It was so popular in fact that the Demonstrators who had the option of purchasing the punch during pre-order (Month of May)…

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Swirly Bird for GDP#90

Challenges,  there are all kind of them.  Diet challenges, personal challenges, the challenge of your little brother that he can do something better than you.  You get the idea.  The thing about all of those kinds of challenges is that they can be hard.  But I’m here to tell you…

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