Sneak Peek! Stampin’ Up! Celebrate Sunflowers

The atmosphere of the world may be gloomy right now, but I am so glad to have a bright spot to look forward to at home right now. That bright spot? The new Stampin’ Up! 2020-2021 Annual Catalog, which is being released in just a few weeks! Included in its’ Continue Reading →

Cardmaking For Beginners – Complete Guide To Learn To Make Cards

Cardmaking is a hobby, beloved by so many thousands of mostly women (and a few men) who have discovered its many benefits. From the benefits to the crafter, to the benefits to the recipient, this art therapy activity is making the world a more positive place. Below I’ll be sharing Continue Reading →

How To Paper Piece With Die Cuts & Glad Press ‘N Seal

Today I have another fun technique to share for your cardmaking and craft projects. I’m calling it paper piecing and it uses a kitchen supply you may not have used in crafting before – Glad Press ‘N Seal. This creates such a neat effect, and if I didn’t know how Continue Reading →

Try This Tri-Panel Card Design Today For Quick & Beautiful Cards

Greetings! Today, I have a tri-panel card design to share with you. This card sketch was created by my team member, Tanya, for our monthly team challenge recently. This design is perfect for when you’re in a creative slump and don’t exactly know what to create (we’ve all been there!). Continue Reading →

Best Soft Pastels – Using Stampin Up Dry Pastels To Add Color To Projects

Welcome! I’m back from Maui, and it was truly a trip of a lifetime! It started a little rough with flight problems, but our time there definitely made up for the difficulties we had getting there. Stop back in a few days to see pictures and highlights from our trip! Continue Reading →

8 Gorgeous Cards From Our Team Card Swap

Hi everybody and thanks for stopping in! Today, I have some gorgeous cards to share with you that my team members created for a card swap we coordinated. We weren’t able to get together for our annual Christmas party, so instead we mailed cards for this swap. I have a Continue Reading →

How To Sponge The Stampin Up Peony

I’m so glad you’ve joined me today. Every once in a while I create a project I just want to stare at because I love it so much. Today’s project is one of them! Today we’re making a beatiful slimline card with the Prized Peony bundle, and I’ll be sharing Continue Reading →

Exploding Box Card Tutorial – Let’s Celebrate Fall!

Hi crafters! Fall is officially here, and I want to celebrate with an exploding box card tutorial featuring a beautiful sunflower, fall leaf, and pumpkin. Would you like to join in? As I mentioned, the name of this type of card is an exploding box card, or sometimes it’s called Continue Reading →

Simple Stamping Panel Card Ideas

Would you like a card idea that you can make in about two minutes? Simple stamping cards are the best! They’re great for anyone learning to make cards, and they’re also fantastic when you need a card in a pinch! Take a look at today’s quick and easy panel card Continue Reading →

Natural Textures Cards

Welcome! How was your weekend? Mine was wonderful! I had a very busy but really fun week this past week. I held Stamp Camps at my old house in Ohio both Thursday and Saturday and had a great time seeing old friends and making new ones. On Friday, I hosted Continue Reading →