My heart stopped for just a moment when I saw that Beautiful Friendship would retire with the 2020-2021 Annual Catalog. I’ve made so many cards with this set and I’ll miss these soft, color-saturated images and the sentiments that go with them. Today I’ll give you one last look at this Beautiful Stamp Set. … More Beautiful Friendship: April 2021 DIY
Pretty Perennials was my favorite sneak-peek stamp set in the January-June mini catalog, but as with all things topsy turvy in 2021, it has been waiting patiently for ink. As of today, it’s got it in the DIY Calendar for March! … More Pretty Perennials: March 2021 DIY
A tropical scene seems like a soothing vision for this month, and I think many of us need that right now. I feel so fortunate that I can take a walk and place myself in this setting, but if that’s not available to you, I invite you to enjoy this Timeless Tropical version. … More August 2020 DIY: Timeless Tropical
February is going to be fabulous – look at what I’ll have on my desk all month!! Stamps: Party Pandas (SAB 2018), Tabs for Everything Color Palette: Whisper White, Basic Black, Berry Burst Accessories: Stamparatus, Wink of Stella, Stampin’ Write markers I just love their little bellies. The hearts are from Tabs for Everything and … More Panda Panda Panda! Sale-a-bratin’ in February
Whew! I’ve been cutting paper for what seems like forever, but the glorious result is that DIY Easel calendar kits are available for 2017. This petite calendar is a canvas ready for your creative touch! You’ll receive12 precisely-cut monthly calendar pages and a cover page featuring the year. There are 13 cut-to-size mats featuring the 2015-2017 … More The 2017 DIY Easel Calendar has landed!
Deals this week are super! Lots of great goodies, but do yourself a favor – with the holidays looming in the (not so far) distance, pick up the Envelope Punch Board or the Gift Box Punch Board – or just break down and get them both. I can’t tell you how often those two have … More Weekly Deals and the DIY Easel Calendar
Every year I tell myself I will choose something BESIDES red, white, and blue for my July calendar…and…well, see for yourself: Stamps: Flower Patch Color Palette: Real Red, Pacific Point, Soft Sky and Whisper White Accessories: Flower Fair Framelits, Rhinestone Jewels When you team up Flower Patch with the Flower Fair Framelits, wonderful things happen … More Red, White and July!
June’s Easel calendar is one last look at the retiring set For the Birds: If you saw the RemARKable Blog tour in May, you’ll remember that I featured this stamp set. It’s ideal for coloring with colored pencils. Such happy little birds! If it wasn’t for Captain Stupidhead, I would have a bird bath in … More Sweet Birds for the First of June
Happy May Day! Here in the blogging universe, it’s also Mini-DIY-Calendar-Blog-Tour-Day! Take a peek: I was terribly disappointed to see By the Seashore on the list of stamps which will retire June 3, 2015. The images are beautifully drawn and I’ve used them for cards, packaging, calendars, tags – just about anything. I’ve just about … More May by the Seashore
Sunny yellow flowers are perfect for spring: The color theme is Hello Honey with a little Pear Pizazz and some Basic Black. I love a basic black and white theme with a pop of color, don’t you? Stamps are Gorgeous Grunge and Bordering Blooms, with the Itty Bitty Accents punch pack shaping the flower. I … More A cheery Easel Calendar for April