Rose Wonder

My granddaughter, Rachel, is away at summer camp for two weeks (2nd year) and during that time we cannot speak to here.  Since I’m used to speaking to her almost every day, I feel so sad.  She is ten years old and is very independent. This is what she looks like to me! She will always be my baby girl! I received this card from her (can’t believe she had… Read More »

Getting Artsy with Ink

Lots of good info on backgrounds for those of you that like simple cards. ~~Rachel Getting Artsy with Ink Hello everyone! When I set out to create a project for you today I was instantly inspired by the new Layering Love Stamp Set (141965). The images are large, the font is beautiful, and the greetings are fab! I got creative with ink to make a variety of different backgrounds and really… Read More »

First Sight

My first attempt at using our new Rich Razzleberry Ombe Stampin’ Pad.  Note to self:  need to use a larger image!  I paired it with the Love First Sight Stamp Set. I haven’t decided whether I like it or not but I have the other ones and will try them out.  Or maybe I’m using them right but I’ll keep trying. I used the retired Metallic Washi Tape for the… Read More »

I’m in Packaging Paradise!

I love the Pop of Pink Suite.  It will be one of my favorites for the coming year. From SU Website: Don’t you just love new catalog season, when you can get your hands on loads of trendy, new products? One such range of products is the Pop of Pink Suite – which includes stamps with fun, summery imagery as well as coordinating accessories. And being me, I just wanted… Read More »

Watercolor Wings

Sometimes when all the new things come out, we forget about our current old favorites.  The Watercolor Wings Stamp Set has always been a favorite and I decided to use it for today’s post. Colors Used Pool Party Very Vanilla Basic Black This was my first attempt and then I thought it was too plain I decided to add rhinestones to give a little bling! So what do you think… Read More »

Don’t Forget!

Do You Have a Big Wish List? Do you have a big wish list or would like two FREE Stamp Sets (any price)? During June, you can get up to $229 in products for just $99 (free shipping).   When you join Stampin’ Up! for just $99, you get to pick $125 of whatever products you want  PLUS an additional Two Free Stamp Sets (any value!).  This is absolutely the Best… Read More »

Swirly Bird and New Hostess Code

The new Hostess Code for the remainder of the month (16-30 June) is PZHS7WC2 and the free gift is the new Sparkles Embossing Folder. Place an online order in my Stampin’ Store and use the hostess code.  And don’t forget to check the weekly deals, clearance rack and bundles (15% off) for extra savings. If your order is over $150 you’ll earn your own Hostess Rewards and will it will… Read More »

Gift of Love

The Gift of Love is a two-set stampin’ set and is available only with Stampin’ Rewards. The image was stamped with Jet Black Stazon Ink on Very Vanilla Card Stock.  The flowers were then colored in using the Sweet Sugarplum Stampin’ Write Marker and the leaves were stamped with Emerald Envy Classic Ink. The “Thanks” is from the retired Greetings Thinlits.  It was die cut using the Sweet Sugarplum Card… Read More »

Movie Monday: Slider Card Technique

Slider cards are keepers. They’re interactive, they’re fun, and they’ll be looked at (and played with) again and again—they’re a cardmaker’s dream! Watch this video to learn how you can make your own slider cards with the Sliding Star Framelits Dies and the Big Shot. Save

$5.00 Paper Pumpkin – One day only!

  This amazing offer starts Thursday, June 9 at 5:00 PM (MT) and ends Friday, June 10 at 11:50 PM (MT). Technically that’s just shy of 31 hours—a little more than one day, but it will go by in a blink! Grab your first Paper Pumpkin kit for practically pennies. Get ready to click “subscribe” at 5:00 on Thursday evening. Details This offer is open to first-time subscribers only. Discount… Read More »