Splendid Day Celebration

Splendid Day Celebration

This is the second card that I made for a recent demonstrator-only swap; last week I shared the other card that you can see here. I have to say that this set wasn’t my first choice (or even my second). However, I purchased it to participate in an online creative...
Non-Christmas Wreath

Non-Christmas Wreath

I recently participated in a demonstrator swap for the July – December mini catalog. I signed up to create a sample with the Cottage Wreaths set and a sample with another set that I’ll share soon. Since I was making the cards at the end of June, I really...
Gnome-y Christmas

Gnome-y Christmas

I’m happy to announce my next class offering! This time it’s a card making class featuring the Storybook Gnomes patterned paper for Christmas cards. These gnomes are just too cute!!! There are some great wintery scenes and images in these papers and the...
Heavy Heart Today

Heavy Heart Today

In my post yesterday I mentioned that my heart is heavy due to the passing of a lovely lady from our church (I’ll call her “A” here). I’m a member of the church choir and A’s family are well represented among the group. Her husband and...
Adulting is Hard

Adulting is Hard

My husband was really surprised that Stampin’ Up! has the sentiment “because adulting is hard” in a stamp set. I’m actually really glad that they do because it was something commonly said around the time when this stamp set came out. I remember...
Mountain Birthday Scene

Mountain Birthday Scene

This card was actually the first design that I created for the July birthdays. As I mentioned in my earlier post here, I try to have cards that don’t have a gendered feel. The images in the Mountain Air stamp set are perfect for creating scenes that feel like...