Archives for August 2011

Pennant Parade Cards

Brand new in the 2011-12 Idea Book and catalog is the coordinating Pennant Parade Stamp set (122740 wood, 122742 clear mount) and Petite Penants Builder Punch (122361). Here are 2 fun cards using the 2 together, part of my series of swap … [Read more...]

Established Elegance Vintage Card

Classic vintage style! This great installment from my series on swaps is from the Established Elegance stamp set (122530 wood, 122532 clear mount). This is a new set in the 2011-12 Idea Book, and has lots of fun "antique" images like an old … [Read more...]

Elegant Bouquet Butterflies

 I love this gorgeous, card. So striking, yet simple. Just my style! This is part of my series of swap cards. This one uses the Elegant Bouquet impressions folder (115964), Beautiful Butterflies Die (114507)  for the big shot, My Friend Stamp Set … [Read more...]

Blossom Umbrella Card

Calling all Blossoms!! Round up the blossom punches and have a little fun. This umbrella card uses the Blossom Petals Builder Punch (121808),  Blossom Bouquet Triple Layer punch (122464), and the Boho Blossoms punch (119858). The cart itself is the … [Read more...]

Build a Blossom Card

Another eye popping card from my swap card series. This one was created with the Build a Blossom stamp set (121923 wood, 121994 clear mount). This card also uses the Framed Tulips impressions folder (121809) and Little Leaves Sizzlet … [Read more...]

Flower Pot Bursting Card

Another super cool card from my series of swap cards...this one really attracts your attention. It's quite simple to make, using the Flower Burst Embosslit (114515) and Top Note Die (113463) for the big shot. The flowers were created with designer … [Read more...]

Brad box Bonnet and Pinwheel Card

Today's cool projects are a continuation of my series of cool swaps. These are fantastic versions of videos I've made in the past. The first is a brad box bonnet, you can view the video on how to create these here >. Below is a pinwheel card, … [Read more...]

The Open Sea Stamp Set is sailing away

I'm starting a new series of posts containing gorgeous and cool swap cards either myself or a friend received at recent Stampin' Up events. I love swapping, it's one of my favorite parts of events, and where most of my inspiration comes from. Today's … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Hello Doily Panel Card

This card is absolutely amazing! I received it from the Stampin' Up! Events team as a "Thank you" for going on the SU Alaska cruise. Seriosuly, they thanked me?!? WOW! I think they must have been confused as I was the one who felt like I should be … [Read more...]

Faith in Nature Card

The  Faith in Nature Stamp Set (122490 wood, 122492 clear mount) is one of Stampin' Up!'s new hostess sets. It's gorgeous! You can only get it free...yes, that's! I don't know about you, but I LOVE free stamps. Several ways to earn this … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Tips for the Corner Punch

Questions on your 3/16" Corner Punch? Come check out a new video featuring Brian Pilling from the Stampin’ Up! training department for some tips and tricks will help you better utilize your punch!   Join My Newsletter | Feedburner | Specials … [Read more...]

Beautiful Butterflies Card

This was another fabulous swap from convention. The main butterfly uses Cork Sheets (19819), I love this cork. It features: Beautiful Wings Embossliet Die (118138), Beautiful Butterflies Dies (114507), Scallop Circle #2 (113469), Vintage Wallpaper … [Read more...]

Pocket full of Fun Flowers

This is a gorgeous card a friend of mine received in a card swap at Stampin' Up's convention in SLC last month.  Fun Flowers Bigz L die (121812) for the Big Shot die cut machine (113439), the brand new Pocket of of Posies Designer Paper (122354), and … [Read more...]


Attention all demonstrators: The 2011 Stampin Up Holiday Mini catalog is coming! As demonstrators we can pre-order the stamps and some accessories begining August 1, 2011 (see demo website for details on pre-order). To kick it off, I'm hosing a … [Read more...]