Happy Birthday Shelley!

Happy Birthday Shelley!

Yesterday my good friend Shelley celebrated her birthday, and I totally missed it. So… I’m sharing this birthday card with everyone a day late and I hope that she sees it. This is actually a card that I put together when I was figuring out the next batch...
Varied Vases

Varied Vases

I took a little time yesterday to create this card so I could participate in a couple of challenges that are current. I will add this to my stash of birthday cards that I keep on hand for last-minute giving. I do like how this layout came together so perhaps I will...
Daffodils For You

Daffodils For You

This is the first (more complicated) card that the stamp club group made on Wednesday evening. You are probably wondering why this card is “complicated” because from this photo it doesn’t look very unique. I try to have the first card we make more...
Prayers going out

Prayers going out

This is the second (way easier) card that the stamp club group made last evening. I wanted to take the opportunity to showcase this pretty stamp set that carried over from the Holiday catalog before it retires permanently on June 3rd. It is hard to tell that this set...
Remembering Doris Day

Remembering Doris Day

I was so sad to hear the news yesterday that Doris Day has passed away. Her movies were “oldies” when I was growing up, but I do remember watching a few of them on TV as classics. I always had the sense that her image was “the wholesome girl next...
Never Ending Card

Never Ending Card

The first panel of the never-ending card. For the April meeting of the Essex stamp club, we worked on one more complicated card (instead of doing 2 as is usual). One of the members had requested to learn about the “never-ending” card, so I took this...