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Treats For Work


Oct 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Announcements, archives, Recent Posts

Happy Halloween!  Treat Bags for Work and Shake Your Booty… I have two treats for you today!  A "Shake Your Booty" for Halloween card PLUS some treat bags I made for my team at work.  I hope you have a wonderful day!  For those in the East that were impacted by Hurricane Sandy and the subsequent […]

Happy World Card Making Day!


Oct 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Announcements, archives, Recent Posts

Blue Ribbon What are you doing today in the way of creativity?  Be sure to set aside some time for yourself to make a card or note for someone you know to celebrate today. A blue ribbon of a card!  😀  This fun set offers several images for celebrations and today’s card is great for […]

Perfectly Preserved


Oct 4th, 2012 | By | Category: Announcements, archives, Recent Posts

Almost a CASE….. This is another card that we made at my stamp class a couple of weeks ago.  I started out by looking at some past issues of Stampin’ Success for inspiration and found a card that I liked in the August issue.  (In case you don’t know, Stampin’ Success is the magazine that […]

Autumn Accents


Oct 3rd, 2012 | By | Category: Announcements, archives, Recent Posts

Fall is here! We made this card at my card class a week ago and it gave the class attendees a chance to use several new products.  I love Fall themed cards!  *  The new Autumn Accents Bigz die was used to cut the leaves.  *  We used the new Core’dinations Card Stock for the […]

Blooming With Kindness


Oct 1st, 2012 | By | Category: Announcements, archives, Recent Posts

What a Beautiful Set! This is one of my favorite sets in the catalog this year.  Not only for the stunning flower, but also for all the beautiful word stamps that come with it.  Love the fonts that were used with it as well. I used a few other new items on this card that […]

More 2012 Stampin’ Up! Convention!


Aug 2nd, 2012 | By | Category: Announcements, archives, Recent Posts

Catching up on Convention Pics! I loved looking at all of the displays and the a-m-a-z-i-n-g job that the Stampin’ Up! staff does with setting all of these up. These next three were at the My Digital Studio (mds2) display.  See what you can do with this software?   (You can get mds2 (the NEWEST version of […]

Stampin’ Up! Convention Swap Cards & Gifts


Jul 26th, 2012 | By | Category: 2012 Convention Swap Cards, Announcements, archives, Recent Posts

More Convention…. I’m sharing my swap cards today along with the gifts that I made for my roommate and other friends at the 2012 Stampin’ Up! Convention.  This first card was made using the Papillon Potpourri stamp set (along with the new Elegant Butterfly punch) and the new Comfort Cafe Designer Series Paper.  Love both […]

Stampin’ Up! Convention 2012 Day 1!


Jul 24th, 2012 | By | Category: Announcements, Recent Posts

I’m back with a Convention Update! I’ve just returned from Salt Lake City and the 2012 Stampin’ Up! convention.  What a busy but wonderful trip!  This was my second convention to attend, though I’ve been to several Leadership events since my first convention.  It was marvelous, inspiring and just plain fun!  Of course, one of […]



Nov 17th, 2011 | By | Category: Announcements, archives, Recent Posts

Simple and Elegant I love the single stamp set called "Dasher", and wanted to use it for some of my personal Christmas cards.  Actually, I think I’m going to use it for my husband’s business holiday cards as well – that’s how much I like it!  This design is simple and elegant and uses one […]

Stampin’ Up! Wreath


Oct 4th, 2011 | By | Category: Announcements, Recent Posts

My Weekend Away with the Girl Friends…. I had a fun, relaxing weekend away with several girlfriends! We went to a place in Wisconsin called The Scrapbook Manor.  This is (I think) my sixth year to go there (it’s less than an hour from my home) and I go to just stamp, stamp and stamp […]