This summer has been so busy that I haven’t been able to set aside playing around time in my studio for a while.  However, the stars lined up and today was the day. Mr. Maui Stamper likes to come by and see how “Stampinella” is doing.  It always cracks me up when he calls me … More Stampinella

Happy Easter

I saw this card a couple of weeks ago on Regina’s blog and knew it would be perfect for this week: NO Stamps! Whisper White, Shimmer White, Marina Mist, Pear Pizazz and Daffodil Delight card stock 1/8 inch white taffeta ribbon Blossom Petals and Two Step Bird punches Big Shot, Lattice Bigz die and Square … More Happy Easter

Simple Circles

I brought home a lot of great samples from convention.  They’ve been a source of inspiration for classes and workshops, and this card is a double dipper.  There were two different cards that used the “circle-as-flower” technique, and I adapted it even further: Circle Circus and Teeny Tiny Wishes stamp sets Sahara Sand, Cherry Cobbler, … More Simple Circles

One last Valentine

I’ve saved this post because it was the Valentine I gave my wonderful husband, and it didn’t seem right to post it before he received it.  The idea came from Becky Roberts, whose projects I continue to CASE with reckless abandon.  I fell for this folder as soon as I saw it, and thought it … More One last Valentine