Box Making Made Easy!

Hello stamping friend! If you’ve been reading my posts this week, you’ll remember that I posted the other day about the upcoming Sales from Stampin’ Up! to celebrate World Cardmaking Day. One of the sales is the Cardmaking Essentials, which runs from Oct. 1st – 5th, and includes cardstock and […] Read more »

WWC87 – Anything Goes Masculine Theme

Woohoo!!  Kath has chosen an ‘Anything Goes – Masculine Theme’ for us to work with this week, for the Watercooler Wednesday challenge! This means that you get to choose your layout, stamp set, colours – anything goes, as long as your card or project has a masculine theme.  We all […] Read more »

PCCCS213 Sketch Challenge

Welcome back, stamping friend, to another challenge with the Paper Craft Crew! I hope you’ve been enjoying yourself with the challenges lately; if you’d like to leave a comment either here, or on our challenge blog, we always love to hear from you! 🙂 This week we have a sketch […] Read more »

I’m Back from the U.K. with Lots to Share!

Hello there, my stamping friend!  Boy, it’s good to be back home 🙂 Don’t get me wrong; I had a wonderful two weeks in England and Scotland; I visited with family, did a lot of sightseeing and enjoyed myself; but to paraphrase Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz – there’s […] Read more »

Watercooler Wednesday Fall Theme

It’s time for another Watercooler Wednesday challenge – this time Gail Allen is hosting!  Gail has chosen to do a Simply Stamping challenge, with a Fall theme. In case you haven’t done one of our Simply Stamping challenges before, what it means is that it’s stamping only – no layers,  […] Read more »

Paper Craft Crew Colour Challenge PCCCS212

Woohoo – time for a twist with the Paper Craft Crew! This week we have a colour challenge for you – have a look: The challenge says that you’re to use 3 of the 4 colours, plus you can use a neutral – such as Whisper White, Very Vanilla, Gray […] Read more »

Jean’s Colour Challenge for Watercooler Wednesday

Welcome back to another Watercooler Wednesday Challenge! This week, Jean Fitch is our host for challenge WWC85, and she has chosen an interesting colour challenge: Well, I immediately knew that I would be using our new Copper Embossing Powder, as I had forgotten to add our new Copper Metallic Foil […] Read more »

PCCCS211 – Sketch Challenge

  We have a great sketch challenge for you today, with the Paper Craft Crew! Once again, I was initially stumped as to which stamp set to use with this sketch.  Finally, I decided to go with one of the new holiday sets, called Cookie Cutter Christmas. This stamp set […] Read more »

Leavin’ on a Jet Plane!

Hello my stamping friend! If you’ve followed my blog recently, you may have read my posts about my youngest son being accepted at the University of Liverpool.  Well – today is the big day; we’re hopping on the big ‘ol plane, and heading over to the U.K.! We’re going to […] Read more »

New Special Offers

Hello stamping friend!  It’s Thursday today, and that means it’s time for a new round of Special Offers from Stampin’ Up!   These are some amazing deals!  They will be available from today, Sept. 8th through next Wednesday, Sept. 14th.     Sprinkles Punch Cupcake Cutouts Framelits Dies Petit Gâteau […] Read more »