Archives for February 2013

CARD: World Spectacular Carnival Card

My upline, Tami Waddell, sent me this card and I absolutely love it! The fairground feel is so fun, it's a like a little piece of memorabilia. The fun begins with the World Spectacular Product Suite in the big catalog including the Blue Ribbon & … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Vintage Verses Card

What do this card and Santa Claus have in common? They are bearded of course *oh my* if you watch the video, you'll most likely learn that I've truly lost it hehehehe!! Or maybe you're wondering if I ever had it? Maybe I've always been lost! This is … [Read more...]

CARD: Pop Up with Pop n Cuts from Liz

Today's special guest blogger is Liz Miller, from Stampin' with Liz. Her card is so dang cool, I'm showing it "inside - out"...or at least inside "first" lol. Liz used the new Pop 'n Cuts Dress Form and Card Base dies in the 2013 Spring Catalog to … [Read more...]

ONLINE CLASS: The Basics

Now you can attend from anywhere, anytime...I LOVE stamping in my jammies and with this class you can too! Learn innovative ways to get the most out of your supplies (from stamps to the Big Shot) with clever tips and all the techniques you need to … [Read more...]

MDS DOWNLOADS: 2 Weeks and 2 Free WOW

I am just returning from a week in the White Mountains of New Hampshire! It was beautiful, and "old school" quiet as there was no phones, cell or internet service there. Very relaxing! I'm a week behind *gasp* in My Digital Studio downloads, and … [Read more...]

CARD: Dress Up for your Birthday

How cool is the new All Dressed Up Bundle in the 2013 Spring catalog? OMG! So many possibilities, this is only the beginning. A simple beauty, from the Dress Up Framelit Die #130101 and the Lacy Brocade impressions folder #127819 (still available … [Read more...]

CARD: Morning Cup of Caffeine

I love this card, the coloring with the Stampin' Write markers really make it "pop". And there's just something about that saying "Caffeine isn't a drug, it's a vitamin!" that sings to me hehehe. Only my caffeine doesn't come from coffee, or tea ... … [Read more...]

CARD: SAB Feeling Sentimental – Part IV

Part 4 of my series  Feeling Sentimental (#129627 wood, #129630 clear mount) Sale a Bration stamp set is the old fashion phone booth. Another beautiful, vintage look. A little sponging on the edges for that "aged" look. Funny how we want to look … [Read more...]

CARD: Hoop La La “faux” Needlepoint

The "Hoop La La" stamp set is all about cross-stitching, and oh so cute and easier too (at least in my opinion lol). More of a "faux" needlepoint, but no one needs to know but us *wink*. This card pairs it with the gorgeous "Hello" stamp from the … [Read more...]

CARD: SAB Feeling Sentimental – Part III

Part 3 of my Feeling Sentimental  stamp set series is a vintage classic. Incorporating a little sponging, some heat embossing and a touch of the en Francais script stamp #109521. Perfect for any occasion, and makes a great masculine card. This is … [Read more...]

CARD: Happy Beeee-day Spring Sampler fun

This card is just plain ole fun - buzzing good time lol! I love it, like a little birthday bee hive lol. From the Bees in the Spring Sampler stamp set (#125510 wood, #125512 clear mount) found in the 2013 Spring Catalog) to the coordinating Honeycomb … [Read more...]

CARD: SAB Feeling Sentimental – Part II

Part 2 of my series on the 2013 Sale a Bration stamp set called Feeling Sentimental . This card also uses the Vine street embossing folder from SAB, along with Birds of a Feather Designer Paper. Today's card is from Diane Giarrusso from … [Read more...]

CARD: SAB Feeling Sentimental – Part I

This is the start of a series on the 2013 Sale a Bration stamp set called Feeling Sentimental #129627 wood, #129630 clear mount. I love the images in this stamp set: The Ferris Wheel, the old phone booth (which reminds me of Dr. who lol) and the Old … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Whalecome Whale Card

This new Oh, Whale stamp set (#129129 wood, #129132) is soooo stinkin' cute! He can be found in the 2013 Stampin' Up! Spring catalog And I especially love how it pairs with it's coordinating Clearlits Die: Happy Whale #129403. I had lots of fun … [Read more...]

CARD: Valentines Day Series – Part VI

Part 6 in my series of Valentines Day cards is a sweet design, Valentines Tickets using the Take a Ticket wheel #126941 and That's the Ticket stamp set. Both of these stamp sets coordinate with the Ticket Duo punch #126883. This card is from my … [Read more...]

CARD: Word Play Valentines – Part V

Part 5 in my Valentines Day card series is from the Word Play stamp set. The words says "You're in my thoughts, you're in my heart" and for some reason I always want to sing this to the tune of Rod Stewart's "You're in my heart..." LOL! Sorry the … [Read more...]

MDS: FREE Download plus Craft Room Labels

Get Organized with My Digital Studio Let this week's new downloads (PDF) bring organization to your creative chaos. Yep, it's the one you asked for--the Label This Craft Room download is here. We're so excited about it that we decided to throw in a … [Read more...]

CARD: Vintage Verses Valentine Part IV

Part 4 in my series of handmade Valentines Day cards is a beauty! Featuring the Vintage Verses stamp set (#129633 wood, #129636 cm) Sale a Bration stamp set. You can get this set free with a $50 order in my online store (in addition you will also … [Read more...]

CARD: Hearts a Flutter Valentine Part III

Part 3 in my series on Valentines Day cards is from my friend, and fellow Stamp It Demonstrator, Lori Mueller. It's a classic for sure. Using some cool new products from the Spring Catalog such as the Oh, Hello & Hearts a Flutter Stamp Sets and … [Read more...]

MDS: A Blizzard Named Nemo

Remember that "little" snowstorm I mentioned yesterday?!? Well turns out, the weathermen were right! We got hit with a couple feet of snow, and lots of blustery wind (still have that wind)...all from a "little" Blizzard called Nemo lol. As you can … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Artisan Embellished Love & Dying Flowers

The weathermen are predicting an "epic" blizzard today in New England. They've even named it...Nemo...when did they start naming snow storms?? Jim Cantore from the Weather Channel is even here in Boston, that about says it all lol. You know it's … [Read more...]

CARD: Hearts a Flutter Valentine Part II

Part 2 in my series of Valentines Day cards also comes from the Hearts a Flutter stamp set / framelit bundle. So pretty in tones of Rose Red, with a touch of Pool Party (embossed heart). The flower from the flower trim was dyed for the pretty pink … [Read more...]

CARD: Hearts a Flutter Valentine Part 1

Today is part 1 in my series on Valentine's Day card ideas. February 14th is coming, love is in the air and it's in the "cards" lol. This is a beautiful Valentine, with traditional red and white colors. Lots of fun products from the Spring Catalog … [Read more...]

CARD: Patterned Occasions Pants Fun

How fun is this card created by guest blogger Liz Miller from Stampin' with Liz. Such a stinkin' cute way to use the new Sale-a-bration Patterned Occasions stamp set that you can earn free with your orders. Maybe you don't recognize the words yet? … [Read more...]

MDS DOWNLOADS: Love More Photobook, You Rule and more

According to the Pennsylvanian groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, an early spring is on the way. Let's celebrate spring with some new downloads. My favorite this week is a toss up between the fabulous Love More Photobook template {*gasp love these … [Read more...]