Quick Crafting Tip – Washi Tape Stickers

As we draw closer to the holiday season, those of us that paper craft are already beginning to plan our Christmas cards and handmade gifts. I have three great nephews ages 2, 5 and 7.  They love stickers.  They put them in their coloring books, on their bike helmets, on their school notebooks, around their pencils, on their lunch boxes and the list goes on.  Isn’t it something how a kid never has a limitation …

Birthday Delivery Bag Tutorial

 Birthday parties are a timeless tradition. That timeless tradition includes gift gifts and party favors.  Today's tutorial covers both those needs.  Use the Gift Bag Punch board to create this bag, perfect to give a gift or a favor.  Change up the theme and you've got a great favor for showers, too.   I've included written instructions below for those of you using a mobile device. I also have a free PDF tutorial available for …

My Monthly Creative Escape

Mark your calendar for this Sunday, June 11th at 8PM EST – 5PM PST – 6PM MST – 7PM CST!   I will be LIVE on my Facebook page HERE with a demonstration, tips and interactive fun. Join me – it's FREE! Be sure to "like" my Facebook page so you don't miss the live notifications!  Click HERE. Each month I eagerly wait for the mailman to deliver my Paper Pumpkin kit.   What's inside is always …

Crafting at the Lodge Spring Retreat Recap

Ordering for April's Studio Stamps in the Mail is underway!   You won't want to miss the fabulous products, pre-cut supplies, video and PDF tutorial – all included. See the products and the cards by clicking on the image below. Ten days ago I help my semi-annual stamping retreat.  These all day stamping events include meals, a theme, door prizes, a product goodie bag, make & takes, games, gifts and fun! Retreats are a ton of …

It’s a Sara Thing – April Paper Pumpkin!

If you haven't tried Paper Pumpkin now is the perfect time! Why? Because Stampin' Up! has turned the creative control of our April kit over to our CEO, Sara Douglass!   The end result is stunning! Her style is, “bold, vibrant, and artistic—with a little bit of sass,” which is exactly how she described the kit. Sara designed this kit so you can discover creativity through the eyes of our CEO while having an experience that …

Basket Bunch Tiny Treat Box

I've added 5 new tutorials to the Project PDF Library!  Click HERE or on the pictures below. Moon Baby Card Collection Cool Treats Card Collection 4-Panel Card Spinner Card Carousel Birthday Cards & Box  I love creating 3D projects. I enjoy them just as much as I do creating hand stamped cards.  I especially like that I can create themed projects for parties or holidays that are one-of-a-kind. Today's video tutorial uses the Basket Bunch Bundle. …

Custom Tee’s for Everyone!

  Sale-A-Bration is a great time of year for all paper crafters!  Every $50 increment product order provides you with your choice of a free, exclusive, limited edition Sale-A-Bration product for free! You can choose from stamps sets or accessories.  You can browse all the free Sale-A-Bration products HERE.   The Custom Tee stamp set has a coordinating free Sale-A-Bration product called the Designer Tee. You can find images of both these stamp sets below. Couple the …

Suite Sentiments Candy Cone Favor & February Studio Stamps in the Mail

Ordering begins today – for one week only – for February's Studio Stamps in the Mail (SSITM). This month's packet includes the Dragonfly Dreams Bundle (stamp sets and coordinating framelits), pre-cut supplies to make 8 cards, a video and PDF tutorial, a package of Dimensionals AND a FREE Sale-A-Bration* product!   Take a look at this month's SSITM products and cards in the video below. Get all the details HERE. Suite Sentiments stamp set contains 11 different …

Suite Sentiments Valentine’s Gift Bag

In the U.S. alone, 58 million pounds of chocolate are purchased during the week of Valentine's Day. Neilsen research calculates this equating to $345 million dollars in sales.  This makes up more than 5% of all chocolate candy sales for the entire year. In just one week!   The Europeans have us beat – by far!  They account for nearly half of all the chocolate consumed in the world.  The average European eats – are you …

Balloon Adventures Gift Box Tutorial

Have you placed your $25 order?  If not, you have through today to be included in the next private "Live with Lisa" event.  This event is tomorrow, January 21st and I'd sure love to have you join me!  Get all the details HERE or click on the image below. I was so excited when I saw that the white gift boxes were being carried over from the Holiday Catalog.   I'm in love with these boxes for several …