Here’s how to make your own simple wine coasters! Check out the ones I made! Just grab yourself some felt and your Big Shot. Run the felt through the Big Shot with the Fun Flowers Die. Cut a hole in the center and a slit through one side of your flower and simply slip it… Read More »
Have you used our Blender Pens yet? They are so versatile and can be used in so many ways! Here is one way. I wanted to color in some wording on my card, but have it look faded or give it some dimension. So, I outlined the words with my colored pencils from Stampin’ Up!… Read More »
Yep, Fathers day is right around the corner. What do you have planned? I have a great project for the kiddos.. check out my class page to learn more about making this 5×5 journal for dad! And I FINALLY get to share what I did for my Mom for Mothers Day!! I have been taking… Read More »
Happy Memorial Day and THANK YOU to all of our past, present and future servicemen and women. I gotta give a little shout out here to my husband and brother who have both served, in addition to many past family members. Thank you Craig and Mike!! Oh my… Read More »
Happy HOT Saturday. Whew…. it’s indeed a hot one for New England today!! It’s not even June yet and supposed to hit 90! WOW!!!! Today I’ve got a video to show you from eHow.com that shows you how to use ink in your scrapbooks. Ink is a great tool, not only for greeting cards, but… Read More »
Okay, so now that you watched my video tutorial on how to make these tulips, here is a card I made with them. The stems are from a stamp set that is being released with the new catalog next week 🙂 Some of you may have already seen it in workshops or classes!! Speaking of… Read More »
Today is part 1 of a two part post. I made this video tutorial for you on how to use your owl punch to make tulips.. courtesy of my friend Joni! Tomorrow’s post will be a cute card I made with the tulips 🙂 Share if you like it!
Look at this tool I found to help you with gardening this year! http://sproutrobot.com/ All you do is enter your zip code and it tells you what you should be planting.. BY THE WEEK! How cool is that? It’s like gardening for dummies (me). I love fresh veggies but DREAD all the prep work and… Read More »
Hi everyone! First and foremost, let me wish the most AWESOME DAD EVER a Happy 60th Birthday!!! WOOT! WOOT! I hope it’s a relaxing day for you Dad! Well, it’s the fourth Tuesday in a row with rain. Yuck! But hey, at least it’s not the weekend right? Speaking of weekend, last weekend we celebrated… Read More »
Hi Pals, Just a fun music video today. I can’t get enough of Bruno Mars!! And I think the lyrics in this song are beautiful! Hope you enjoy! Happy Monday.
Did you see this card on the Stampin Up Facebook page that was made by Heather Summers? It’s so stinking CUTE!! Here’s what she used to make it: Stamps: 122535 (wood-mount) or 122537 (clear-mount): Dinoroar Stamp Set Ink: 105219: Always Artichoke Classic Stampin’ Pad 105209: Bashful Blue Classic Stampin’ Pad 103008: Not Quite Navy Classic… Read More »
We’ve all had ’em. Today is that day for me. Everything is bugging me today. The house has been a flippin mess for 2 weeks because we are re-doing the floor in the living room. My lawn hasn’t been mowed in weeks because of all the rain and looks like the amazonian jungle. I haven’t… Read More »
So, last week was teacher appreciation week. This year was VERY different for me because we moved our kids to a new school. Last year I was in charge of Teacher Appreciation week and let’s just say.. well, I’m glad I didn’t have to do it this year 😉 While every school has their own… Read More »
Hi folks. Here is our sketch challenge from last week and my version of it. In this card, I used the following: Paper: Whisper White, Pool Party, Rich Razzelberry and our newest paper Floral District Ink: Black Staz On Tools: Big Shot, Elegant Lines embossing folder, paper crimper, punches- 1 3/4 scallop circle, Petal Flower… Read More »
Greetings friends! Today, May 15th, is National Chocolate Chip Day?! Now THAT’s worth celebrating! he he he.. but I digress.. Today I wanted to share a quick layout in MDS using the the 8×8 layout titled “Day in the Life”. This past weekend, my family surprised me and took me away for Mothers Day to… Read More »