Thank You Notes

Writing  thank you notes is a lost art.  We all know we should do it more often, and somehow it slips to the back burner. Before you know it,  the thought goes up in flames. Then 3 months down the road, you remember it, and guilt flutters through your stomach.   Come on, admit it, you […]

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Embellishments: When is it enough?

Do you often wonder how many embellishments are too much?  Not sure when to stop adding to your project before it goes from stunning to OMG it’s too much? This post is going to help you figure out when to stop adding elements.   I love to add embellishments to my cards and projects.  Nothing makes […]

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Birthday Cards for Men

Welcome back creatives! I have one question for you. Why are men so darn hard??? Honestly, as cardmakers, we struggle to make the perfect card for men.  Making birthday cards for men becomes a whole lot easier after you read this post. Man cards can be simple, and I have the perfect solution.  When in […]

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Stamps, 3 ways…a love story

Hello Creatives! I wasn’t able to pull out my stamps this week, Mother Nature took me down with a nasty cold.  I feel better now, and ready to get back to stamping and blogging.   Today’s post is going to tell you a story about the 3 different kinds of rubber stamps Stampin’ Up! carries.  There […]

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More Poppies

Hello creatives!   Today’s card is so pretty, I can’t wait to share it with all of you.  I continue to surprise myself with the things I am making with the Painted Poppies bundle. Don’t forget, I have a tutorial with lots of new ideas you need to see! See below for details. The idea with […]

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Poppy Congratulations and a FREE tutorial

Hello creatives!  Welcome back.   I am so excited to share today’s card.  All I can say is thank you Blizzard Bag day.  I am thrilled to be home today, escaping the snow and ice.  And I get extra time to do what I love!  Truth be told, I wasn’t in love with this stamp set […]

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Painted Poppies

Hello creatives!  I hope you are using those creative juices to stamp something fun!.   I have been busy stamping, and I had a one on one stamping class with a friend.  She got a sneak peek at this next card, and she had to have the stamp set to make more just like it. Who […]

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Valentine’s Versatility ❤️

Thanks for coming back!  I am super excited to show you two more cards made with the Heartfelt stamp set used in my previous blog post. These next two cards were so fun for me because I got to break out of the Valentine’s Day color combination.  This is where you will see the versatility […]

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