Archives for July 2012


Come on baby light my fire...been missing my video tutorials? I've been missing doing them. I'm happy to say that I'm back after a fantastaic summer break, and have sooo many ideas to film, it's hard to know where to start. So why not start with … [Read more...]

Providence, RI Regional Event – Aug 25

Calling all of my New England Sisters (or is it Sistah?)...Did you miss out on the Stampin' Up! Convention this past week?Wish you could attend a Stampin' Up! event and join the fun? I have great news!! Stampin' Up! is coming to Providence, RI … [Read more...]

Stampin’ Up! Convention Update!

I don't know how they do it, but every year Stampin' Up!'s annual convention just gets better and better! I just got back from Salt Lake City, and the most amazing week with friends (old and new). The theme was "I am..." am you are to fill in the … [Read more...]

Everything Eleanor Part V

Another wonderful  Everything Eleanor Stamp Set (#124162 wood, 124164 clear) idea I picked up at a recent Stampin' Up event on display. I love the stamped and textured background idea. The textured background is from the Vintage Wallpaper impressions … [Read more...]

Bordering on Romance Part II

This is a fun way to do a scented card, using the Bordering on Romance stamp set (#125480 wood, #125482 clear mount) and the sachet of scented herbs also makes for a cool window card. Circle punches layer to make the window. Window and Modern label … [Read more...]

Raining Flowers Card

Here's a fun and easy card using the new Raining Flowers Stamp Set #122765 wood, 122767 clear mount, and some Summer Smooches designer series paper #125409. The delightful daffodil scallop strips were created with the Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border … [Read more...]

Bright Blossoms Part VI

Another great Bright Blossoms stamp set (#125495 wood, #125497 clear mount) and  Summer Smooches designer paper #125409 combo. Like peanut butter and chocolate these two were made to be used together.Don't miss my convention up to the minute … [Read more...]

Convention Time! SLC or bust

Packing my bags baby! Salt Lake City, Utah here I come! It's time for the Stampin' Up! annual convention, one of the highlights of our SU year!! This year I'll be presenting a class at the event and I'm really, really excited to share with my sister … [Read more...]

Lovely as a Tree Awesome-ness

Lovely as a Tree Stamp Set finally comes in clear mount!! WAHOO!! I know, it's such a stamping staple that you probably already own it...but still it comes in clear, so exciting! This amazing card was created by my friend Michelle Zindorf (click for … [Read more...]

Up, Up and Away

Up, Up and Away with this fun card using the Up, Up and Away Stamp Set #122755 wood, 122757 clear mount. The Wish Big is from the Word Play stamp set #120308 wood, #120651 Clear Mount. The clouds in the background were created with the Cupcake … [Read more...]

Everything Eleanor Part IV

Beautiful and subtle card using the Everything Eleanor Stamp Set #124162 wood, 124164 clear mount and some baja breeze card stock and ink. The words come from the Delightful Dozen stamp set #122650 wood, #122652 clear mount. The flower is fun, it was … [Read more...]

Everything Eleanor Part III

Another fabulous card using the Everything Eleanor Stamp Set #124162 wood, 124164 clear mount. Simple, classic and versatile card design could be used for so many occasions. This card was on display in a recent Stampin' Up trip I was on. … [Read more...]

Forever Young Stamp Set

This darling card uses the little girl profile silhouette from the Forever Young stamp set (#122570 wood, #122572 clear mount). I just love this set, and I love the silhouette layered in the frame (also part of the stamp set), then layered in the … [Read more...]

Tea Shoppe Part II

Another beautiful card using the Tea Shoppe stamp set (#125545 wood, #125547 clear mount) and a tea bag. The set and tea bags just go so well together. The main shaped panels are created with the Labels Collection Framelits #125598. … [Read more...]

Tea Shoppe Part I

Here's a fun idea for the  Tea Shoppe stamp set (#125545 wood, #125547 clear mount), adding a tea bag and a fun tag from the Two Tags Bigz die #115954 to the tea cup. The background texture comes from the Perfect Polka Dots Impressions Folder … [Read more...]

Everything Eleanor Part II

The Everything Eleanor Stamp Set #124162 wood, 124164 clear mount is quickly becoming a favorite in my collection. It pairs so well with the word sets, and it so quick and easy to create beautiful creations. Here's another fine example, coupled with … [Read more...]

Perfectly Penned & Everything Eleanor

Here's a beautiful and simply card good for any occasion simply by changing the words from "Thank you" to "Celebrate", "Get Well" or "Happy Birthday" which are all included in the Perfectly Penned stamp set #122890 wood, #122892 clear mount. The … [Read more...]

Bright Blossoms Part V

More fun with Bright Blossoms stamp set (#125495 wood, #125497 clear mount), I saw this beauty on the Stampin' Up! Disney incentive trip earlier this year. Bright Blossoms is framed with the Designer Frames Folders #123130. My Friend is from the … [Read more...]

Bright Blossoms Part IV

Just loving the fun in the Bright Blossoms stamp set (#125495 wood, #125497 clear mount), Summer Smooches designer paper #125409. The cool accent image on this card is it's "special surprise" created with the Decorative Label Punch #120907, Large … [Read more...]