12 Days of Sneak Peeks – Stampin’ Up! Piece of Cake Birthday Card

If you’ve been following along, you know that the last 12 days I have been sharing handmade gift ideas. I had a lot of fun doing this, and I hope you got some great ideas that you can use. Today we are leaping into something new…our new Occasions Catalog that Continue Reading →

12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas – Day 12 Grinch Treat Holder

Hey all, we’ve made it to Day 12! If you haven’t seen my projects from the last 11 days, check them out! I’ve had some really neat gift ideas, and I hope you can use a few of them. Before we get to today’s adorable Grinch treat holder, I want Continue Reading →

12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas – Day 9 Birthday Card Organizer

Welcome back to Day 9 of my 12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas! I’m so excited about the handmade projects that I’m sharing to give you ideas for having a handmade holiday this season. Today’s project is an adorable birthday card organizer! I offered a handmade gifts class at my Continue Reading →

12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas – Day 5 Decorated Tin

Can you believe it’s already December 4? It is amazing how fast time flies when the holidays are approaching. How is your shopping coming? Do you need more gift ideas, or is everything already wrapped and under the tree? I have part of my shopping done, but still need to Continue Reading →

12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas – Day 1 – Decorated Treat Jar

Hi everyone, welcome to Day 1 of my 12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas! I’m so excited about the projects I will be sharing. I had to make multiples of a few of them because I’m selfish and want to keep them for myself! I hope my posts over the Continue Reading →

DIY Thanksgiving Turkey Centerpiece, Table Decoration, or Place Card Holder

Turkey Day is almost here! Countdown is just two days until we stuff ourselves with wonderful things like turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, corn casserole, green beans, cranberry salad, rolls, pumpkin pie, pecan pie…ok, I’m drooling. I’m excited if you can’t tell. Not only is the food pretty exciting, Continue Reading →

Rooted in Nature Encouragement Card Idea

Wow, this past weekend was fun! I had a weekend retreat with 22 of my best crafty friends! Tomorrow I will share pictures and a project that I made while we were gone, so stop back in! Today I’m sharing an encouragement card idea made with our Rooted in Nature Continue Reading →

A Thinking of You Leaf Card

I have a lovely leafy thinking of you card to share today! I’ve been using Stampin’ Up’s Rooted in Nature set quite a bit lately, and I’ve done it again today. Check out this leaf card! I used our new Soft Sea Foam color on this card, and I stamped Continue Reading →

Sponged Layers with the Stampin’ Up! Detailed Leaves Thinlits

Is anyone in the mood for a cardmaking technique today?! I hope so because I have one to share! I made today’s cards with a stencil sponging technique. I made my own stencils using the Stampin’ Up! Detailed Leaves thinlits and some clear window sheets. I cut the leaves out Continue Reading →

Jolly Greetings with Stampin’ Up! Candy Cane Season

Jolly greetings! Today’s card makes me jolly just seeing it! That’s the best kind of card in my opinion…one that draws out some kind of emotion immediately just by seeing it. Honestly, I’m more of a fan of the ‘pretty’ type of Christmas card, but today’s is so fun that Continue Reading →