Christmas/Advent Calendar Tutorial with Wonder of the Season

Christmas/Advent Calendar Tutorial with Wonder of the Season Hello Paper Crafters!! I had so much fun designing this Christmas/Advent calendar with the Wonder of the Season Memories & More Card Pack. The super cute Mini Paper Pumpkin Box is the perfect size for storing the calendar cards. I used lots of different kinds of embellishments and die cut shapes to add interest to each card. This calendar was designed to…

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Share Sunshine Meets Peaceful Poppies: One Sheet Wonder Tutorial

Share Sunshine Meets Peaceful Poppies: One Sheet Wonder Tutorial   Hello Paper Crafters!! I have been asked, “How can I create easy cards using the Share Sunshine Download?” When I need to make a lot of cards, I like to use the One Sheet Wonder method of cutting a 12” x 12” sheet of DSP into different sizes to use as layers on a card. It’s a really easy way…

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Timeless Tulips Fun Fold Birthday Card Step by Step Tutorial

Timeless Tulips Fun Fold Birthday Card   Hello Paper Crafters!! I found a really easy fun fold for you today and I paired it with the Timeless Tulips Bundle. This stamp set is so gorgeous and this color palette screams “SPRING!” The images just pop off the page. I made this card to give to my daughter, Nicole, in celebration of her 27th birthday. Spring flowers for a spring birthday!…

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Magnolia Lane Online Class: PDF & Video Tutorial

Easy as PIE Stamping Friends Online Class  Hello Paper Crafters!! The July Online Rubber Stamping Class features the Magnolia Lane Suite. The magnolia flowers and soft stripes combine for a light, organic feel. The Magnolia Lane Suite: I have had so much fun playing with the rubber stamps, dies, DSP (designer series paper), cork embellishments, ribbons and linen thread in the Magnolia Lane Suite. I know you are going to…

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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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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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Feminine Birthday Card with Teapot: Tea Together & Tea Time

Feminine Birthday Card with Teapot

Feminine Birthday Card with Teapot Hello Paper Crafters!! This isn’t typically my type of stamp set, but it brought back my childhood memories of tea parties with my siblings and tea parties with my children. I also thought it was very elegant and perfect for feminine cards. For inspiration I went to Pinterest. As I was scrolling I came across a card designed by Heejung Hunsberger at I really…

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Graceful Glass Birthday Card Tutorial with Graceful Glass Suite

Graceful Glass Birthday Card

Graceful Glass Birthday Card    The Graceful Glass Suite   Hello Paper Crafters!! I have a simply gorgeous card for you today. Keep reading to find out how you can create this Graceful Glass Birthday Card. I have always loved stained glass. The mosaic of colored glass that’s used to create pictures has always appealed to me. The colors are vibrant, the images beautiful and so impressive when they are…

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Simplestamping: What is this new movement by Stampin’ Up!?


# simplestamping by Stampin’ Up! What is # simplestamping? Hello Paper Crafters!! The idea of # simplestamping was introduced to demonstrators at the 30th Anniversary OnStage (our convention) as a way to make card making accessible to everyone. Demonstrators and customers who have been stamping a while (for me it has been almost 20 years), we get a kick out of using our Big Shot for die cutting and embossing,…

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