A Fun Halloween Bat Card With One of the BEST Stamp Sets For Beginners

Welcome new visitors and welcome back to my regular visitors! Are you ready for a quick and easy Halloween card today? I made this with one the absolute best stamp sets for beginners, and I couldn’t wait to share it with you. It was very quick and easy to make Continue Reading →

Cardmaking 101 Lesson 7: Using Punches For Cardmaking and Scrapbooking

Welcome to Cardmaking 101 Lesson 7: Using Punches for Cardmaking and Scrapbooking! I’m really enjoying getting back to the basics to help beginning crafters out there learn how to stamp and help you more experienced crafters learn more! If you are new here and want to start at the beginning Continue Reading →

New Metallic Ink Pads and a Beautiful Friendship Card

Welcome! I’m glad you stopped in to visit today. I have a really nice floral card to share with you that I made with the Stampin Up Beautiful Friendship stamp set, and I made it using two different color schemes. I thought it was fun to see the difference, just Continue Reading →

A Brown (Yes Brown) Christmas Card With Stampin Up Making Christmas Bright

Um…I’m going to start today’s post with…ummm. Umm…I’m like, so stinkin’ excited to share today’s project with you that I, ummm, don’t know how to start! As you know I’ve been sharing quite a few Christmas and seasonal projects lately to get your mind thinking about projects you can be Continue Reading →

Quick, Easy, and Beautiful Fall Wreath Card

Some of the best things in life are the simple ones. I do my best to appreciate the small things that make life good like smiles, hugs, sunshine, beauty in the outdoors, and kind gestures from others. Sometimes those kind gestures include a handmade card from someone, and I absolutely Continue Reading →

A #simplestamping Give Thanks Card Idea

Can you believe it is the middle of August already? Wow, the summer flew by. This past Wednesday, my baby girl started kindergarten. I didn’t realize how hard it was going to be for me! I knew I was going to cry, but I felt like a pile of emotions Continue Reading →

Cardmaking 101 Lesson 3: Paper and How to Prepare a Card Base

Welcome to Cardmaking 101 Lesson 3! Today, we will be talking all about paper! We’ve already talked about the basics of cardmaking and learned more about stamps. Now we’ll move on to paper! The paper you choose for your project has a huge effect on the outcome of your card, Continue Reading →

Birthday Wishes With Stampin Up Everything Amazing

Hi everyone! I’m glad you stopped in today. I have a really easy, #simplestamping card to share that I made with the Stampin Up Everything Amazing stamp set. Before we get to it, I want to remind you that time is running out! Bonus Days are almost over, and your Continue Reading →

Cardmaking 101 Lesson 1: Learn to Make Pretty Handmade Cards

There’s something remarkable about a handmade card. It might be the feeling you get when you’ve created something beautiful. It might be the way you’re refreshed after a little creative escape from a busy day. Or maybe it’s the amazing way you make someone else feel after you’ve shared your Continue Reading →

Sending Hugs with Stampin’ Up! One For All

How’s the weather where you are? Any chance it’s cold and snowy? Are you expecting between 1-50″ of snow this weekend like us?!? Last weekend during the biggest snowstorm of the last few years in Ohio, we loaded up all my belongings in two trailers and moved to Indiana. I’m Continue Reading →