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Sailing Home Gold Anchor

Today's share is my second design featuring the Sailing Home Bundle. After creating my Red White Blue Anchors design I wanted to create something in the total opposite direction......from Bold and bright to soft and subtle. My Sailing Home Gold Anchor card is my take on subtle and neutral. BASE: The base starts with Sahara Sand layered with a Balmy Blue strip embossed with the Subtle ... Read the Post

Sailing Home Red White Blue Anchors

Happy Birthday ! This is my gift to all those who have birthdays in July (including myself). The Sailing Home Stamp Set and Smooth Sailing Die Set offer many options to celebrate those nautical lovers and those that like all things beach. It is a great card to share on this Independence Day Holiday, Sailing Home Red White Blue Anchors. BASE: It starts with Basic Gray layered with Smoky ... Read the Post

Extra!, Extra! Promotion

Stampin’ Up! Is making an offer so good they named it twice “Extra, Extra”! Have you have been thinking I'd love to receive at least a 20% discount on all the amazing new stuff in the 2019-20 Annual Catalog OR wanting to make some extra money this is the deal for you.  From July 1 until August 31, when you sign up ($125 worth of products for only $99) you will receive an additional ... Read the Post

Piece of Cake Macarons

Yup, these macarons were created using the Piece of Cake. When I first saw the Piece of Cake stamp set I knew I wanted to create something totally unexpected. I was playing around and thought "huh, these look like macarons. This Piece of Cake Macarons card is cute as well as brite. I clear embossed the image in three bright colors (Gorgeous Grape, Pumpkin Pie and Melon Mambo), then I added a ... Read the Post

Well Said Happy Birthday Butterfly

Woohoo......Spring has finally sprung! I had fun creating my Well Said Happy Birthday Butterfly bright and bold design. This card includes many cool techniques that can help spark your design mojo. [smile] I have fallen in love with the new Granny Apple Green color. I paired it with one of the new 2018-2020 In Colors, Blueberry Bushel. This combination is bright, cheery and very gender ... Read the Post

Floral Well Said Happy Birthday

This Floral Well Said Happy Birthday card is one of the fun cards we made in one of my recent classes. The Well Said Stamp Set and Well Written Die Set includes 51 stamps 24 dies to choose from. That's enough to cover most any occasion. I was happy to make use of the Large Letters Dies and Petal Promenade Designer Paper. By trimming the serifs from the letters it gave a new more modern look ... Read the Post

Best Bunny Hopping By

I hope you are having a great day with family and friends. Today's share is one of the cards we created in my March Card Class. This colorful and bright Best Bunny Hopping By card would also make an adorable Easter card. The bright spring colors made me feel happy when I was working on this design. I loved the The Dot to Dot varied dots embossed colored strips, they give nice texture. The ... Read the Post

Vertical Greetings Happy Birthday

Hooray for scraps! I always seems to have scraps laying around on my table. This design was inspired by Gingham Gala strips from a previous project. I was playing with the colorful Organdy Sale-a-bration Ribbon Pack and coordinating Gingham Gala Designer Paper strips (scraps) and created this bright and springy Vertical Greetings Happy Birthday design. I had just gotten the Rectangle Stitched ... Read the Post

Hello Cupcake Celebrate Your Day!

I think this design is my way of wishing for the sunshine and warmth of spring to arrive. It's been weirdly cold here in February and March, we've even had snow this month, very odd for Portland, Oregon. My share today is my Sale-a-bration "Hello Cupcake Celebrate Your Day!" design. Derek and I were walking in the mall and I saw this fun kid's t-shirt. It had a rainbow cupcake on the front. It ... Read the Post