Tropical Drink Time

Tropical Drink Time

This is the card that I created to feature Magenta Madness for the 2020-22 In Color Club. I have to say that the color is pretty bright and powerful, so I was a little nervous about using it. Fear not! I pulled out the Nothing’s Better Than bundle to create this...
Poinsettia Promise

Poinsettia Promise

Every time that Stampin’ Up! offers a Poinsettia stamp set, I always end up buying it. These are like two-fer stamp sets for me. 1 – I admit it, I’m a flower stamp gal, so poinsettia stamps check that box for me. 2 – they are a Christmas set,...
Enjoy Summer

Enjoy Summer

I just finished a week off from work, and creating this card was my last hurrah on Sunday afternoon. I wanted to create a card capturing the summer feel. We don’t have palm trees here in VT, but the images definitely evoke summer. And there is something...
Thanks Again!

Thanks Again!

This card may look simple, but I definitely spent some time creating it. The first element that took time was the background. Yep, I created that! I cut a piece of copy paper in a rectangle and then put retired adhesive sheet over the top. Then I laid down some varied...
Happy Birthday Oprah!

Happy Birthday Oprah!

I did a quick Google search to see who is celebrating their birthday today, and I was delighted to find that today is Oprah Winfrey’s special day. So, I would love to take this opportunity to send this card virtually to her! The background stamp that you see...
Getting Paste-y

Getting Paste-y

I finally got around to showing the wonders of embossing paste to the South Burlington stamp club. I had been reluctant to delve into embossing paste because it takes a bit to dry, and we have limited time at a club meeting. To solve this, we started with the...