I can’t remember much of high school geometry – I was good at math, but I didn’t enjoy it – but I do love playing with shapes. Stamps: Oh Hello (retiring) Color Palette: Basic Black, Whisper White and Tempting Turquoise Accessories: 1/8 inch Black Taffeta ribbon, Cute Clips, Kaleidoscope DSP, the Big Shot and … More Circles and lines
I feel really blessed to have lots of young couples in my life. It’s a joy to watch them settle into their marriages, and lately that has included moving into new spaces. Mr. Maui Stamper and I were invited to a celebration last weekend; he couldn’t attend as he was busy surprising his sister for … More A Housewarming Giftcard
The Sweet Sayings Cards and Envelopes are Grrrrrrrrrreat!!(I think my demographic may be showing…does anyone else remember Tony the Tiger?) Stamp sets: Too Kind and Wetlands Color Palette: Crisp Cantaloupe, Coastal Cabana and Real Red Accessories: Sweet Sayings card and envelope set And now for something completely different… Change the font (this is from Oh, … More Simple and Sweet
Have you gotten your hands on the gorgeous burlap ribbon in the Holiday catalog? Flower Shop, Oh Hello and Chevron Background stamps Very Vanilla and Baked Brown Sugar card stock Primrose Petals, Daffodil Delight and Baked Brown Sugar FFIP Bitty Circle and Pansy Punches Big Shot and Ovals Collection Framelits Burlap ribbon Pearl Jewels Mini … More Burlap texture
Welcome to the first Stamp of the Month tour for the Brand New Deliciously JUICY 2013-2014 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog!! Are you as excited as I am about this fabulous assortment of paper crafting goodness?? I hope so! The June Stamp of the Month is Mosaic Madness. It’s especially juicy because of all the coordinating … More RemARKably Mad Mosaics
For a hamburger today! ALMOST looks good enough to eat, eh? You can do this with just a few punches and some paper. I’m generally not a big fan of punch art but this was too perfect for a Dad card. Here you go: Birthday or Father’s Day, either way this card is a winner! … More I would gladly pay you Tuesday…
It’s a challenge to make masculine cards. Ribbon? Nah. Flowers? Nope. More is more? Huh uh. Less is more. This is Not My Way. But I have challenged myself this year to make more cards that are suitable for men. It’s taking some time, but I’m getting there: Oh Hello and Beyond Plaid stamp sets … More No ribbon, no flowers. Less is more.
I paired the Best of Birthdays with Oh Hello and loved the results: Best of Birthdays and Oh Hello stamp sets Whisper White, Cherry Cobbler and Summer Starfruit card stock Black Staz-on Ink Cherry Cobbler and Summer Starfruit Stampin’ Write markers Cherry Cobbler seam binding Ovals Collections Framelits Rhinestone jewels Honeycomb TIEF and the Big … More Birthday hypnosis
Don’t look now, but I think I actually made a Genuine Manly Card: Oh Hello stamp set Basic Grey, Whisper White and Baja Breeze card stock Basic Grey and Baja Breeze FFIP Big Shot and Honeycomb TIEF Ovals Framelits Basic Grey/Basic Black Two Tone 1 1/4 inch ribbon White Bakers Twine Silver Basics Designer Button … More Oh, Hello – and Thanks!