Eden’s Garden

Eden's Garden with Flirty Flamingo Pink Buckaroo

Hello everyone! Welcome back! Today, Stampin’ Up is releasing a brand new suite of products called Eden’s Garden. This delightful and desirable collection includes early-release products from the January–June 2022 Mini Catalog—a bundle of stamps and dies that’s blooming with beauty and bounty. Plus, exclusive products you can’t uncover anywhere else—a pack of paper patterned …

Read more

Season to Sparkle

Hello my friends! I hope you had a nice weekend! Today, I want to show young of the cards we’ll be making at this week’s Simply Beautiful Cad Class.  This bundle is called Season to Sparkle. It’s a quite unique bundle- we’ve never had a chandelier before! It has a set of framelits that coordinate …

Read more

Colorful Seasons (Sneak Peek)

Good morning! Today, I want to share a card I recently made for a downline whose husband was severely injured a fire. He is a fire fighter who was battling a 4 alarm fighter and was trapped inside the building. Thankfully, he was rescued, but he has a pretty long road ahead of him with …

Read more

Shine on DSP and Sparkle and Shine Stamps

Hello everyone! I hope you had a wonderful weekend!  I just can’t get enough of the Shine On Designer Series Paper. I love it so much! If you haven’t played with it yet, it’s much heavier than regular DSP. It’s a Kraft paper, so it feels like cardstock.  I saw a really cute card on …

Read more

Thoughts of You

Today’s card is simple and sweet. Again, monochromatic for the most part.  I love the new Simply Scored Diagonal Plate for making simple and quick embossed backgrounds. It adds a lot of dimension to an otherwise simple card. I just score it diagonally every 1 inch and then flip it and do it again.  I …

Read more

Thinking of you…

Today’s card was inspired by Shellie Gardner’s August Challenge. A “thinking of you” is probably the most important card you can send out. Those people who may be down or having a hard time would be so touched by the fact that you have thought and prayed for them. I really need to keep more …

Read more

On the Grow

Have you received your Stampin’ Up Mini in the mail yet? It is so full of fabulous things! If your interested in receiving one, please email me! Today’s card features a stamp set from the upcoming Summer Mini called On the Grow. I used the colors form the Color Lab and the sketch from the …

Read more

My Sunday Best

Sweet Sunday Sketch and The Curtain Call Color Challenge were being entertained on my scrap table last night while I watched the Emmys. For some reason this card took me forever… Uhg! I loose interest quickly, and this one just drug on! It might have been that I was distacted by Jimmy Fallon. I think …

Read more

Sunday Apple Blosom (PPA and CTD)

Have you checked out Paper Pal Arts lately? They have a pretty new look. Check them out! I used their sketch this week and the pretty colors form The Color Throwdown. I stamped the SO Saffron with the background image from Apple Blossom. I colored in a few random circles and then colored them in …

Read more

New Core Colors and a cute little owl!

I missed the dealine on this one, but I used the challenge from Diva Coffee Break Designs, which are 4 of the new SU Core COlors. I love them! The are deep and rich and really pop off the page! I also used the always wonderful Taylor Expression’s sketches. This card features SU’s new Owl …

Read more

Corcord Crush {PPA 53}

This week at Paper Pal Arts, the challenge was to go monochromatic with Purple! So fun! I love sticking to one color. And I am so in love with this new In Color called Concord Crush! I also used an old In Color, now Core Color, Rich Razzleberry. Stamps: Aviary, LongfellowsPaper and Ink: Rich Razzleberry, …

Read more

Hot Summer

We have not had too hot of a summer..yet… In SOuth Texas, we usually swelter for months and months. But, Mother Nature has been pretty kind this year. These colors from Color Q remind me of our hot summer sun! I used them for a card I will be demoing next week featuring Pedaling Past. …

Read more

Tweet Tweet!

Today’s card was inspired by the colors at Create with Connie and Mary and a sketch from Always Playing with Paper. Stamps: Aviary, Tiny Tags Ink and Paper: Pretty in Pink, Real Red, Old Olive, Whisper White, So Saffron, Old Olive DSP Other: Tiny Tags Punch, DSP Buttons, Real Red Striped Grossgrain Ribbon, thread, twine, …

Read more

Go Green!

In your craft room that is! Grab your favorite green and make something! My two favorite weekend challenges came together for this fun and simple card. I used the colors from Curtain Call and sketch from Sweet Sunday Sketch. I turned the sketch on its side, can you tell?? I used Word Play again. This …

Read more

Feeling All Blue

I’ve been in kind of a monocromatic mode this week. Not sure why, but I always love cards and scrapbook pages that are all shades of one color. So, I chose blues, a sketch from Clean and Simple, and a new set called Just Believe. Stamps: Just Believe Paper and ink: Staz On Black, Night …

Read more