Category Archives: Big Shot

Moon Baby Stampin’ Up!

Blog Candy Winner Announced New Host Code & Free Gift 2nd Release of 3 new Sale-a-bration Items All the joy of babies, but without the sleepless nights! These nursery-themed stamps will put a little twinkle in your eye. The Moon Baby Stamp Set from the 2017 Occasions Catalog has such adorable images.  For today’s card I decided to use the baby sleeping on the moon. I stamped the baby image… Read More »

Avant Garden

Blog Candy Winner Announced New Host Code & Free Gift 2nd Release of 3 new Sale-a-bration Items   Today’s card features the Avant Garden Photopolymer Stamp Set.  This stamp set is free with your $50 purchase.  The background is from the Timeless Textures Clear Mount Stamp Set.   The image was stamped with Jet Black Ink and the colored in using a Bender Pen and Sweet Sugarplum Classic Ink Pad. … Read More »

Birthday Blossoms

Blog candy Giveaway Host Code and Free Gift Today’s card is for a long time girlfriend from high school. I wanted to make it shabby and chic and simple so I used the beautiful paper from the Falling In Love Designer Series Paper that on page 51 of the 2017 Occasions Catalog. The greeting is from the Birthday Blossoms Clear Mount Stamp Set.  The greeting was stamped with Sahara Sand… Read More »

Best Birds

A little birdie told me that you were looking for a stamp set for all occasions. With this set, you can tweet them a good thought or sing their praises. Let your creativity take flight! This is a beautiful set!  With sayings from Happy Anniversary to Happy Birthday, you can use it for most occasions. I made this card after watching a YouTube video with Jennifer McGuire on See Through… Read More »

World Traveler

Every time I use this stamp set, I want to pack my bags and ride the train!  On my bucket list is the American Coast to Coast. This card is for my brother Adrian’s birthday. The image was stamped with Basic Black Archival Ink onto Very Vanilla Card Stock and die cut with the Layering Circles Framelits. The two circles were die cut using the Swirly Scribbles Thinlits Dies.  … Read More »

Country Living

For those country lovers, or simply for those who have eclectic taste, the Country Livin stamp set is sure to please.  Pour yourself some sweet tea and enjoy that country livin’. This card is for my granddaughter’s boyfriend.   He’s a little country and I think he will like this card.  I used 4 stamp sets to put this card together! The boots image was stamped with Early Espresso Classic Ink… Read More »

The Wilderness Awaits

It doesn’t matter if you live in the mountains or in the heart of metropolis. You can invite a little bit of the wilderness anywhere. These realistic images in The Wilderness Awaits Stamp Set are especially suited for masculine projects.   Today’s card features The Wilderness Awaits and was made for my brother, Bobby.   I saw a neat tip in a video by Sara Douglas using the reinker for… Read More »

Love Greeting Card Kids!

Does your desk look like this after you’ve made a card? I thought I was done with Valentine cards but I forgot one that I make for my granddaughter, Rachel, every year.  I use the retired Greeting Card Kids every year to send her a valentine card. Here are the cards I’ve made for Rachel in the past:         Save The little girl was stamped with Basic… Read More »

Little Cuties

All the images in the Little Cuties Photopolymer Stamp Set are soooo cute!  But my favorite one is the rocking horse image.   I started out trying to case the card from page 16 of the 2017 Occasions Catalog.  But I changed a couple of things along the way. This is what the original looked like: I used a non-SU embossing folder which gave the background a quilted look.  And… Read More »

So In Love

Oh Wow – I didn’t expect this: Sales for the following product have exceeded our forecast and are continuing strong, resulting in a significant number of backorders. It will be some time before this item is back in stock. 141709: Watercolor Pencils If you want this item before it goes on backorder, you better order it now! Click here to order   Today’s post features the So In Love Stamp… Read More »