Category Archives: Happy Birthday

A Pup for Sydney

Designer Starter Kit only $25.00 Make Your Mark This is a belated birthday card for my granddaughter Sydney.  It’s also a remake of one I had done previously.  I was not happy with the first one so remade it using lighter cheerful colors. The ATS stamp set is called Pocket Pup.  I selected it because she has a puppy called Mia who is a Chihuahua and this image looks exactly… Read More »

Dance Life

This turning out to be one of my favorite stamp sets.  I love the Dance Life Stamp set – it is so elegant. The image was stamped with Dark Roast Ink onto Butter Cream Card Stock.  The pattern paper for the background is a non-FSJ item as is the lace and pearls.  Those items were perfect for the Dance Life image.  I added a little Dark Roast Silk for a… 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 »

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 »

One Wild Ride

Choosing gifts for motorcyclist enthusiasts is easy: riding pants, goggles, bandanas—done!. But motorcycle-related cards are so much harder to find. Not any longer! This set is perfect for the hog riders in our lives. You’ll never have to search for the right card again because you can just make it I’ve had the One Wild Ride Stamp Set for a while now but had not gotten around to making a… Read More »

Flower Patch

Today’s card features the Flower Patch Photopolymer Stamp Set. The Very Vanilla Background was stamped with the leaves from the stamp set with Crumb Cake Classic Ink Pad.  I stamped twice before reinking so that the leaves were two different shades. The greeting was stamped with Versamark on Very Vanilla Card Stock.  Added Gold Stampin’ Emboss Powder and set with the Heat Gun. The flowers were stamped with Blushing Bride… Read More »

Happy Birthday Sydney

New Hostess Code and new free gift Bogo Paper Pumpkin Clearance Rack – over a 100 new items were added on 13 September 2016 Blog Candy     I used a digital stamp for my granddaughter, Sydney for today’s post. I also used non SU products except for the Very Vanilla Card stock and the Very Vanilla Lace Trim.  I don’t remember the name of the printed paper because I’ve… Read More »

Wetlands – Stampin’ Up!

Redeem your Bonus Days Coupon Codes New Hostess Code for August Bingo Paper Pumpkin Thoughtful Branches Special Offers coming 1 September 2016   Colors Used on this Project Sahara Sand Bermuda Bay Early Espresso This card is for my nephew, Tom,  who loves to surf!  Since we no longer have a surfing stamp, I thought I would make one using the Wetlands Stamp Set and the Serene Scenery Designer Series… Read More »

Celebrating Gorgeous Grunge

For today’s card, I decided to combine a 4th of July with a birthday card.  It’s for a dear friend whose birthday is on the 3rd of July. Colors Used Pacific Point Real Red Whisper White The splatter is from the Gorgeous Grunge Stamp Set and was stamped on the Whisper White Card Stock with Pacific Point Classic Ink.  The greeting is from the Crazy About You Photopolymer Stamp Set.… Read More »

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 »