Fancy Fold Succulent Greeting Card

I was challenged by my upline to do something different with the  Oh So Succulent Photopolymer Bundle. So I created the Fancy Fold Succulent card.                             If you look carefully at the paper behind the card you’ll see I used the Sliding Star…

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Low cost organization for framelits & thinlits

I needed to organize my framelits & thinlits. So I found 8.5′” x 11″ magnetic sheets that were strong enough. I cut them in half with heavy duty scissors. Then I found the retired card stock I still had left, cut it in half. Applied to the adhesive back. First I folded down the backing…

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Need Larger Bags for Paper Pumpkin January 2017?

    I just got my Paper Pumpkin for January. A cute bags to make, plus extras. Perfect because I had little gifts to give! Here’s the Stampin’ Up! video for the new kit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzLaCYgZE-M However, I needed a wider and larger bag. Two male adult recipients were getting notepads shaped like their initials. I put…

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Artisan Blog for Thoughtful Branches

If you haven’t already gotten the Thoughtful Branches bundle — Get it before its gone! As a demo I had the set before the public could buy it. Oh, Hydrangeas or trees? Leaves or petals? Birds – stamps or use markers and make blue birds from them. Add apples, leaves, or turn the birds into…

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After the surgery . . .

Okay, I had the surgery. Everything was good as far as I know.  The Cochlear Baha System 5 abutment was put in.  Hopefully it’ll take. I had a good surgeon Pamela Roehm in Temple University Hospital. Now I’m still very tired. I can only lie on my left side. Lying on my back or on…

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get the Curvy Corner Trio Punch 139683 while you can

  I promised to tell you the things that I bought, that I really love, that you should get while you can. One of these things is the Curvy Corner Trio Punch 139683. I love this! It was made so well. Just insert the paper and punch. I use it to decorate corners of inserts, make…

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what I’ve been doing . . .

I promised myself that I would regularly post cards pics for you to enjoy. Well, I haven’t done as well as I thought. Right after I made this promise, my neurologist and his assistant wanted to lower my cholesterol. OK, in July 2015 I had a major stroke, despite my exercise, my good eating habits,…

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Time is running out . . .

Paper Pumpkin Subscription, Time is running out. I love My Paper Pumpkin Subscription. Every year I buy 12 months during Sale-A-Bration. Stampin’ Up! sends you lots of stuff. I send you things. It’s a Win-Win for everyone. Every month they surprise us with something new, something fun. No thinking involved OR you can change the…

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Two bluebirds in love with the Free Stamp set

One of my favorite things is to experiment. I bet you do too. I use actual materials. In the middle of a night, I got this idea. I couldn’t wait to try, but the day dragged on until I could. Does this sound familiar with you? A bird with wings– that’s what I wanted to…

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