Rustic Anniversary Card Tutorial: Wood Tones & Neutral Color Palette

Something Old & Something New, Something Retired & Something Sure Do Love You Rustic Anniversary Card Tutorial Hello Paper Crafters!! Here is my Rustic Anniversary Card Tutorial. I made this for my brother and sister-in-law’s 24th wedding anniversary. I would say that their tastes lean towards the rustic style. They live in the Texas Hill Country, where this style is very popular. I really wanted this card to represent them.…

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Varied Vases Birthday Card: Step-by-Step Tutorial

Varied Vases Birthday Card Hello Paper Crafters!! I have another card featuring the Varied Vases Bundle. This bundle is so versatile! The combinations are endless…almost. I made this card at stamp club and I thought it was the perfect birthday (May 19) card for my sister-in-law, Sandy. This color combination (Coastal Cabana, Bermuda Bay and Lemon Lime Twist) and the white embossed flowers make me think of spring. To celebrate…

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Retiring 2018-2019 Annual Catalog Products: Card Samples

Retiring 2018-2019 Annual Catalog Products: Card Samples Only 2 weeks left to order from the 2018-19 Annual Catalog. Today I am going to share some cards featuring retiring products that I made or received in a swap. The Retiring 2018-2019 Annual Catalog products will not be available after June 3, 2019.  Floral Statements & Seaside & Oh My Stars TIEF’s These cards use the  Split Negative technique. I made these…

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Varied Vases Narrow Notecards with Stitched Rectangles

Varied Vases Narrow Notecards with Stitched Rectangles Hello Paper Crafters!! I made this sweet note card with the Varied Vases stamp set at stamp club. Jackie, my Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator, always comes up with projects that are unique and pretty. I like how we used the Stitched Rectangles Framelits to cut an opening in the envelope for a peek-a-boo effect. You could decorate the back of your card or insert…

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Graduation Announcements Using Nature’s Poem Suite

Nature’s Poem Graduation Announcements Nature’s Poem Suite Hello Paper Crafters!! Today I want to share a very special card I created. These are the graduation announcements I made for my son’s girlfriend, Catherine. She had seen the cards I made for my son and thought the announcements that you order were boring, so she asked me to design her graduation announcements. I couldn’t have been more flattered! The first thing…

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OnStage Swaps, Roommate Gifts & Table Gifts at April 2019 OnStage

OnStage Swaps, Roommate Gifts & Table Gifts I wanted to give you a peek at why OnStage is so much fun.  You get to meet new people who share your passion for all things Stampin’ Up! Swapping cards gives you new ideas and sparks your creativity. It’s one of the reasons I really love going to these events. So here are the OnStage swaps, roommate gifts and table gifts that…

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April 2019 Swaps with Butterfly Gala & Country Floral TIEF

April 2019 Swaps Hello Paper Crafters!! I’m so excited!! April 2019 OnStage is just 4 days away!! I finished my April 2019 Swaps yesterday and I wanted to share them with you. One of the requirements for swaps is that they are made with current products only. Three of the items I used were released in the 2019 Occasions catalog and one item from the Sale-a-bration catalog. The reason I…

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Pop Up Birthday Cards: March 2019 Paper Pumpkin Kit

Paper Pumpkin Pop Up Birthday Cards   Hello Paper Crafters!! In celebration of Paper Pumpkin’s 6th birthday Stampin’ Up! created this fun birthday kit with 8 pop up birthday cards (plus 2 stamp sets). Pop-up cards are fun to make and fun to receive. I have made cards like this in the past and they are always a big hit. These cards go together so easily because the pop-up feature…

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Fable Friends Easter Cards Meets Needlepoint Nook DSP

Fable Friends Easter Cards

Fable Friends Easter Cards with Needlepoint Nook DSP Hello Paper Crafters!! Don’t you think these Fable Friends Easter Cards are adorable? I wanted to give you an option for a girl and a boy card with the Needlepoint Nook DSP. I think some will look at this paper and think it will only work for a feminine card. One of the great things about Stampin’ Up!’s DSP is that one…

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