MDS Giftable Templates

Hello everyone! I am sharing with you a post I did last week over on the Stampin’ Up Blog! It has been an honor to do these while I served on the Artisan Design Team. I always worry about my projects being “worthy” of their corporate blog!  Many have asked: I use a Cameo Silhouette …

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Stampin’ Up Incentive Cruise Swap- Sea Street

While I’m Away… SPECIAL Hello everybody! I quick post for you this morning. As you know, I am sailing in the Caribbean right now with my family and the rest of the Stampin’ Up Incentive Trip Earners. For this year’s trip, we weren’t given any kind of swap direction, it was a whatever you want kind …

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Hello, Sailor!

 What a BUSY weekend. My husband said it best today “I can’t wait to go back to work so I can get some rest!” Ha! Spring is always so busy.  This year, we are also preparing for the upcoming Stampin’ Up Western Carribean Cruise. I am not only taking hubby, but also my three girls! …

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What does the fox say?

Good Friday morning everyone!  I hope you have had a wonderful week!  We have had some beautiful spring weather finally!  In San Antonio it goes from cold to hot with out much of transition… So, now you get to hear me complain about the heat…LOL! Today I am sharing a card a made a while …

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Artisan Wednesday Wow- Viewfinder Card Set

Hello everyone! Welcome back! I hope you have been hoping along and enjoying this week’s beautiful project so far. What a wonderful group of spring inspired projects!  My project this week was actually created for a swap at my Upline’s meeting. And then I got a little carried away. i made this Strawberry Slush card …

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L is for Luck! (Occasions Alphabet)

Good morning everybody! Wow! What a wonderful response yesterday to my new Project Planner! You guys are so good to me!! I am so happy that many of you shared with me how much you love it. It makes all those hours so worth it!! 🙂 Today is our Mid-Month inspiration at Stampin’ Celebration. We’ve …

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Artisan Wednesday Wow-Thinking Outside the Kit

Hello everybody! I am excited to share this week’s project with you! Thanks for hopping along the Artisan Blog Hop! We really do appreciate it! I love to challenge myself and try to think of alternative ways to use products. Stamps, Punches, dies… They all lend themselves to alternative uses. But, have you ever given …

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Artisan Wednesday Wow- Pop Up Card

Hello and welcome to the last edition for the February Artisan Blog Hop. Next month we will move on to some much Springier things! 😉   I once again am using the Kaleidoscope suite. I love this paper SO much!  I’ve wanted to try and create a pop up card on my e-cutter for a while. …

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Artisan Wednesday Wow- I {HEART} Bermuda Bay

Welcome to another edition of the Artisan wednesday Wow! I hope you are hopping along some where inside a warm and cozy home… It’s so COLD! And y’all, I love in South Texas! We DO NOT do cold! I haven’t worn my flip flops in like three or four weeks. That is EXTREME down here… …

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Love You To The Moon (HSS179) and a new Video Tutorial!

Happy Tuesday!  We’ve got a GREAT color challenge for you at Hand Stamped Sentiments today! I created a card just for this stamp set. I wanted to create a moon surface feel for it and I knew the only way I could get that uneven circle shape was to use MDS and my Cameo. I …

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Scrapbook Sunday!

Hi everybody!! I hope you have enjoyed your weekend. I know I have!  Super busy, but lots of fun! 🙂 Remember when I used to do Scrapbook Saturday or Sunday? Yea, I know, you miss it, and I hear you! I’m making it a goal to do MORE scrapbook pages for all my scrappy readers!  …

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Artisan Wednesday Wow- Love Letters Mailbox

Welcome to the February edition of the Artisan Wednesday Wow. I’ve got a sweet little Valentine project for you. I was so inspired when I saw the Mailbox Love Letter Digital Download. I love all the elements and knew I wanted to cut them out with my e-cutter! And, I knew you would want to …

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Sweet Scrapbook Page (SCIC75)

I’ve got another scrapbook page today! Yay! I love finding the time to knock these out. I created this page for this month’s Stampin’ Celebration Inspiration Challenge. Isn’t it cute?? Not your typical Valentine colors.  This page was created mostly with my Cameo. All of it is still Stampin’ Up paper and supplies.  The front …

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Banner Blast Scrapbook Page

Good Friday morning my friends! TGIF! Today I am showing you a scrapbook page that features Banner Blast, a free stamps et you can get during Sale A Bration.  Banner Blast is by far my favorite and most used set from SAB for sure. I’ve haad a banner obsession for years, and this set is …

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Welding and Thickening Words (MDS and E-Cutter) Video

Hey everybody! Are you staying warm? It’s another Polar Vortex today apparently.. LOL! I’m just praying for a RARE snow day tomorrow!! Today’s card features a digital stamp that I cut on my e-cutter. And, I had a special video request (hi Stephani!) for a technique I did here as well, so make sure you …

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High Tide- Leadership Display Board Sample

I had the honor of creating samples for the Leadership Display Boards this year. It truly is an exciting thing to do! We go to stamp with sets that no one has seen before. It’s also kind of difficult because you have nothing to reference either! But, that’s what makes it fun as an artist. …

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Fine Feathers (HSS176)

Happy New Years Eve! Today I am late with my HSS post. I know, I’ve been LATE a lot lately. I have been burning the midnight oil trying to get my Valentine Project Planner ready for tonight’s release!! I SHOULD have it done by the time I post my Artisan post tonight! Yay!! But, this …

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Artisan Wednesday Wow- Christmas Scrapbooking

 Welcome to the Wednesday Wow Artisan Blog Hop! Merry Christmas!! I hope you are enjoying family, food, relaxation and a few new goodies for your craft room! 😉 Today, I am showing you a Christmas Scrapbook page! I love to sit down in the next few days a knock out all of this years Christmas pages. I …

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Christmas Gift Tags

When you have three kids, you have LOTS of people to give to at Christmas. I want those who help me and my kids on a daily basis to know how much we appreciate them. I like to give out little bags of our favorite Crack Corn (see recipe below) to all our teachers at …

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Artisan Wednesday Wow- Color Me Christmas Notepads

 Welcome to the Wednesday Wow Artisan Blog Hop! We are featuring our Facebook projects this week. And, as an added bonus, if you are on my mailing list, you will receive this tutorial for FREE tomorrow in your inbox!  Make sure you sign up! If you’re anything like me, this time of the year is CRAZY! So …

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Artisan Wednesday Wow- Pictures with Santa Banner

 Welcome to the Wednesday Wow Artisan Blog Hop! It’s the second round of our December box projects and I am loving what our team has come up with.  This week, I am sharing with you a Picture With Santa banner I made using the Season of Style DSP and Journaling Tags. As the base, I used some …

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Monochromatic Chevrons (SCIC72)

Welcome back! This is today’s second post, and its not the last!! Stop back by this evening for a special edition of the Artisan Blog Hop! It’s time for the Mid Month Stampin’ Celebration Inspiration Challenge ! Great sketch! I pulled out some pictures we took back in the summer. I wanted the pictures to really …

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Artisan Wow Wednesday Blog Hop- Festive Flurry Scrapbook Page

Welcome to the Wednesday Wow Artisan blog Hop. This is the second week of projects from our “November Box” as well call it. This box was full of Christmas! Have you started prepping for the holidays? I know I have! My favorite Christmas thing out of the Holiday Catalog has to be the Festive Flurry …

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Another last minute Halloween project!

Ok, this cutie was going to be an Artisan project, but i didn’t feel it met the standard! 😉  It is still cute though! I wanted to create a belly band for the Tag a Bag that would shadow the Artisan Lable Punch shape. So, I used MDS to create the band (see below) and …

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