Quick Crafting Tip & Final Day Birthday Giveaway

 Today's the final day to enter my birthday giveaway. I will select a random winner to choose ANY TWO (2) Project PDF Tutorials from my library for free! My Project PDF Tutorials include multiple pictures, step-by-step instructions, cutting dimensions and a complete supply list.   Here's how to enter: Leave me a comment telling me which stamp set or bundle in the current annual catalog is your favorite and why. Comments/entries must be received no …

Daisy Delight Bonus Offer

You’ve been waiting and it’s BACK!   The long awaited Daisy Punch is back in stock and NOW is the time to grab it! And, I’ve got a great BONUS for you! Some of you have been anxiously waiting for my Studio Stamps in the Mail (SSITM) which would include the Daisy Delight Bundle (stamp set, punch, pre-cut supplies to make 8 cards, video and PDF tutorial).  Unfortunately, I am not confident that this Bundle …

Super Duper Birthday Giveaway

 The celebration continues and it's no fun to celebrate alone.  Yesterday was my birthday and I want you in on the celebration!   I will select a random winner to choose ANY TWO (2) Project PDF Tutorials from my library for free! My Project PDF Tutorials include multiple pictures, step-by-step instructions, cutting dimensions and a complete supply list.   Here's how to enter: Leave me a comment telling me which stamp set or bundle in …

Everything is Coming Up Daisies – Free Video & Tutorial Offer!

You've been waiting and it's BACK!   The long awaited Daisy Punch is back in stock and NOW is the time to grab it! And, I've got a great BONUS for you! Some of you have been anxiously waiting for my Studio Stamps in the Mail (SSITM) which would include the Daisy Delight Bundle (stamp set, punch, pre-cut supplies to make 8 cards, video and PDF tutorial).  Unfortunately, I am not confident that this Bundle …

Oh, Hello, Birthday Giveaway

56 seems like a big number, doesn't it?  That's the number of years I reached today. It's no fun to celebrate alone so let's celebrate together!  I will select a random winner to choose ANY TWO (2) Project PDF Tutorials from my library for free! My Project PDF Tutorials include multiple pictures, step-by-step instructions, cutting dimensions and a complete supply list.   Here's how to enter: Leave me a comment telling me which stamp set …

Two Tone Happy Birthday Thinlits

Today's card is both two-toned, shadowed and a bit 3D!  I'm excited to share with you another way to use the Happy Birthday Thinlits by creating two layers of color and shadowing.   I've paired this card with the Balloon Celebrations and Marquee Messages stamp sets. Mixing and matching your stamps is a great way to stretch your investment and creates unique greetings and backgrounds. Today's card uses only two colors, Pool Party and Pear …

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 …

Quick Crafting Tip – Coloring Embossing Paste

Today is week 2 in my series on Embossing Paste. Did you miss week one? Click HERE to view the Embossing Paste 101 Quick Tip video Color coordination is what Stampin' Up! is famous for.  There's nothing more reassuring then creating a card, scrapbook layout or 3D project knowing you have coordinating ink, cardstock and accessories. Color  coordination takes the guess work out of making your projects look professional.  Today's quick tip video provides another …

Sunset Flamingo

Bob the Builder and I have been blessed to be able to travel to many amazing places over the past 19 years with Stampin' Up!. Their annual incentive trip is always something I work hard to achieve. This year's trip was to Thailand.  Unfortunately, the surgery I had in May prohibited me from traveling so we had to cancel.  I loved following my stamping friends on social media and seeing the trip through their eyes …

Lovely Floral Statements

When I saw the Lovely Friends stamp set I thought "cute sentiments".  When I purchased it and began to play with it, I realized that the large greetings required enough space on a card where they could be showcased. This equates to very little background since there wasn't much space leftover. The Floral Statements stamp set is much the same. The sentiments on the two images are worked into the background.  I got to thinking. …