Fancy Friday September- Founder’s Circle Swap

Hello everybody! Are you ready for another Fancy Friday Blog hop? Our theme this month is FALL! It’s finally here, so let’s create some cute things in honor of the (hopefully) cooler temps and changing foliage!  I have waited to show you my Founder’s Circle swap because I wanted to use it for this hop! …

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Watercolor Paper Scraps

Hi everyone! I’ve had some Watercolor Paper Scraps sitting on my desk for a while. I had colored them with an Aquapainter and Watermelon Wonder ink in various levels of intensity. I had planned on using them for my Convention Demo, but never did. So yesterday, I need to just be creative and not work, …

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Petite Petals just in time for Spring! (SCIC76)

Hello everybody! It’s March 1st! hooray!! I love the first day of March as it always means spring is truly just around the corner! I know we all are ready for spring this year!  To get us out of the winter doldrums, we have a beautiful spring themed inspiration picture for you today at Stampin’ …

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Banner Blast

Good morning everyone! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. Unfortunately, I have to work today. It’s our “bad weather  make up day.” Booooo!!  Today I am sharing a card that I made for Leadership. It features Banner Blast, a free set you can choose from the Sale A Bration catalog! I used the En …

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Vintage Verse- More Sunshine…

Happy Valentine’s Day everybody! Yea, just another crazy day at school for me… The kids have been a buzz all week in anticipation! The worst part? Their Valentine’s Party isn’t until Friday! So, that just means two more days of CRAZY!! EEK!   Today, I am showing you another card from my Leadership Samples. I am …

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Artisan Design Team December Project #4- Fabric Snack Bags

Hi everybody! Welcome to the January Stampin’ Up Artisan Design Team blog hop! These were the products we were sent in December, but because of the holidays were posting the last one now! It should be appearing on the Stampin’ Up Facebook Page today as well!  You’ve probably just arrived from Cindy Beach’s blog. Cindy is such …

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November Artisan Design Team Blog Hop

Hi everybody! Welcome to the November Stampin’ Up Artisan Design Team blog hop! I am so excited to show my creation this month! You’ve probably just arrived from Cindy Beach’s blog. I am in love with her little box!!! This month, we received the Wonderfall stamp set and coordinating Autumn Accents Die. I love these so …

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Scrapbook Sunday!

Oh my! The weekend has gotten away from me! I’m so sorry for being so late with this post!   Here is this month’s Hostess Club Scrapbook Page   I chose to use the Perfectly Preserved Stamp Set (big surprise, I know!! LOL!) as well as the Orchard Harvest DSP.  Everyone fell in love with …

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Fabric Lanyards Tutorial

This year, while at convention, I am staying with three other Hand Stamped Sentiments Designers. We rented a house and I am so excited!! So, I wanted to make them each something spacial. I decided to make them each a lanyard using Stampin’ Ups Essentials Designer Fabric.  I also added a flower to each one. …

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Hand Stamped Sentiments #120- Wearable Art!

It’s Tuesday- Hand Stamped Sentiments Challenge Day! Yay! We’ve got a very challenging one for you today! In fact, it was very hard for me! I spent a long time thinking and researching Pinterest for this one! Wearable Art! Now, I’ve made many headbands and clips in the past, but I wanted to think of something …

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Scrapbook Saturday!

I had so much fun with today’s page! I played with the new (Sneak Peek) paper called Summer Smooches (available on in April 2012, details to come!) I loooove new paper! I stated out by segmenting my background paper using the Simply Scored Diagonal Plate. Then, I did the same thing with the DSP pages. …

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HSS #106- Color Blocking!

Color Blocking. That’s a broad description to me. My original thought is a scrapbook page with large blocks of solid color cardstock. I think that’s kind of old school, yes? So, after a little searching, I am finding that it is defined many different ways. How do you define Color Blocking? This week at Hand …

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Blue Leaves!

Are you missing my Scrapbook Saturday posts? Yea.. me too…  For all you scrapbook fans, I will get back there, I promise. Eventually… But, in the mean time, I have a card for you today!  I love, love, love these big chunky buttons that are coming out in the new Holiday Mini! They are BIG! …

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