What Can You Do With Stamps –

I have been stamping for 25+ years now – my first project, was my daughters’ birth announcements created out of a Disney stamp and cardstock!!!  Such a generic basic project in which ended up making such an impact on my life – in many…

Basic Card Making 101 – and A Challenge

I started making my own cards 25+ years ago, and haven’t stopped since!  I love to make one of a kind cards to give to my friends and family, either just because I want to – or for an event like their birthday!  The…

Card Making Summer Challenge –

I recently signed up to be a Stampin’ Up consultant, more for the discount than anything, however – I really REALLY love their products!  Stampin’ Up was the first company that started their own paper line that matches their ink pads and markers!  I…

That “One” Stamp – Used Different Ways

When you purchase a stamp, there are different things you should ask yourself before you buy it…   Is it a stamp you can use over and over again, or is it just for one use only?  (Birthday vs invitation) Do you have other stamps…

Going Through Your Paper Scraps –

What do you do with your scraps of paper used from other projects – do you throw them away, or do you keep each piece?  I have found over the years to keep it all – even the small strip’s of paper so I…

Thinking of You Cards –

Thinking of you cards can be for so many different things – because someone is having a hard time, or just because you want them to know you care and are “thinking about them”.  This is one of the final categories I tend to…

Thank You Cards –

Have you ever thought about “thank you” cards?  Do you like to receive them – or is it simply a forgotten “thing” from days long ago, because we have Facebook, and Twitter, and other ways to converse with people?!?!  I think it is simply…

Note Cards –

Note cards are probably my favorite type of cards to create, for many reasons.  You can use background papers – adding die cut shapes, punches, stamps if you have them, stickers, as well as ribbon, brads or eyelets, buttons, or other fun items to…

Just Because Cards –

Cards made “just because” – the funnest cards to make for sure!  You don’t have to worry about a “theme” – just make fun cards…for people when you want to give them a card!  Different than note cards, these cards have a bit of…

Get Well Soon –

It’s not fun to get sick – we all know THAT!  Life also doesn’t give you a notice, oh hey, by the way – next Tuesday you are going to wake up and be as sick as a dog…or have something happen, life usually…