More Embossing Folder Techniques!

I hear often that many of you love to learn new techniques. That’s what I’m sharing today…I decided to play with embossing folders and share techniques you can use with them. I created the lovely cards below, and you can see exactly how to make them in today’s video. Hopefully Continue Reading →

A New Way To Emboss – Double Embossing!

Hi friends! I’m knee-deep into my new product order from our new catalog that came out this week, and I’m loving every minute of it! I can’t wait to share tutorials and project ideas using these new products. Today I want to share a simple technique you can try with Continue Reading →

Stampin Up Gorgeous Leaves Makes Beautiful Natural Cards

Welcome! As you may know, the Stampin Up 2021 Holiday Catalog products were released just a few days ago, and we are celebrating with projects featuring new products! Today’s card is a wonderful project to make for fall, or really any time of year by switching up the colors used. Continue Reading →

Highlighting Butterfly Brilliance With The Joseph’s Coat Technique

Hello & welcome 🙂 I hope you’ve been enjoying my butterfly projects this week. We had an unseasonably warm weekend here in Northern Indiana this past weekend, and now I’ve got spring on the brain. These projects are definitely getting me in the spirit for warmer days ahead — hopefully Continue Reading →

Emboss In Any Color With This Quick and Easy Trick!

Heat embossing is a great way to add a raised, glossy sheen to your projects. It is such a beautiful technique that takes your projects to an entirely new level, and also allows the use of different techniques such as emboss resist. Have you ever wanted to emboss in a Continue Reading →

A Lovely Gold Wedding Card Idea

Hi everyone! Welcome to my cardmaking and scrapbooking blog. I’m so glad you stopped in. Today I have an elegant gold wedding card idea to share with you. Keep reading and I’ll explain how I made it! In Stampin’ Up’s Holiday Catalog, which was released last week, we now have Continue Reading →

Introducing Sale-a-bration with Stampin’ Up! Lovely Lattice

Happy New Year! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas and that you’re ready for a brand new start this year. I am definitely ready for one, and I’ll be getting one as I will be making a big move. My daughter and I are moving about three hours away Continue Reading →

12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas – Day 11 Stamped Candle and Card Set

It’s Day 11, of my 12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas that is! I’ve been having so much fun these last 10 days that I haven’t even mentioned what’s coming next, after my 12 Days are over. It’s something even more exciting than these handmade gift ideas – sneak peeks Continue Reading →

Rustic Watercolor Leaf Card

So I have some big news. Big, scary news. Maybe exciting, but I’m not sure yet. I mentioned the other day that life has been, well, interesting lately. Today…I’m officially unemployed, or rather, self-employed. I am engaged to marry someone 3 1/2 hours from my home but as of today Continue Reading →

Stampin’ Up! Vintage Crochet Trim Blog Hop – A Snowflake Sentiments Black and White Christmas Card

Welcome to another blog hop for Product Spotlight week! Today we’re sharing neat projects made with the black Vintage Crochet trim in this year’s Holiday Catalog. I made a black and white Christmas card with the Snowflake Sentiments stamp set to share. Read on to see it! Today’s posts are Continue Reading →