I should tell you . . . .

My upline had a special class for us – Kylie Bertucci!!! Now I learned a lot from the class, which I will be sharing as we go along.  However the most urgent thing is the community I am part of. Kylie said I should share with you the invitation to join Stampin’ Up! just to…

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Something simple for weddings

Do you ever think that after you go to a hugh effort to get just the right gift, wrap it oh so pretty, now I have to have a card? In all the rush, the card is the last thing I think of. Here’s a simple card that is 2/3  Falling In Love  Designer Series…

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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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