Dreaming of a White Christmas

Dreaming of a White Christmas

I love our complex, complicated, exception for every rule English language! Also I love wordplay, and puns. So when this stamp set combined one of my favourite beverages with word play – I was smitten! So I just had to create a Dreaming of a White Christmas card to send […] Read more »

Good Tidings of Great Joy

Good Tidings of Great Joy

The name of one of the stamp sets in Stampin’ Up!’s Holiday catalogue always bring to my mind the perennial favourite, A Charlie Brown Christmas.  The stamp set is called Good Tidings, and contains the sentiment “Good Tidings of Great Joy”.  Do you remember that scene from the movie? Charlie […] Read more »

Silver, Gold and Champagne for Christmas

Silver, Gold and Champagne for Christmas

Silver, Gold and Champagne for Christmas. Sounds like something everyone would love, right?! 🙂 We might not all be able to afford all three – or any – of these 3 things, but you can get them all in the Year of Cheer Specialty Designer Series Paper! CHRISTMAS BLISS This […] Read more »

Sharing the Joy at Christmas

Sharing the Joy at Christmas

Sharing the Joy at Christmas! It’s what we all try to do, right? Whether it’s with family, with friends, or brightening the day of a stranger – as they say, ’tis the season! Today I hope you’ll join our Paper Craft Crew Sketch Challenge PCC270 – and share some joy! […] Read more »

Sparkle and Shine with Year of Cheer

Sparkle and Shine with Year of Cheer

I just love the shine on the Year of Cheer Specialty Designer Series Paper! Combining gold, silver and copper isn’t something I would normally do, but it totally works with this paper. This card is one that we did in last weekend’s Christmas stamp-a-stack. It features this beautiful paper. SPARKLE […] Read more »

Stamp A Stack Weekend

Stamp A Stack weekend

It was a busy and fun filled Stamp A Stack weekend! I had two groups, one on Saturday, the second on Sunday.  I  think everyone enjoyed themselves, and liked their cards 🙂 This is an annual event for me and my customers; everyone looks forward to getting together for a […] Read more »

Pinwheel Fold Revisited

Pinwheel Fold Revisited

Hi stamping friend! I hope you had a great weekend.  We actually had some snow here – not too surprising, but it doesn’t usually ‘stick’ this early in the year! Lots of snow on the mountains, though – skiers will be loving it!  Anyway, I thought I’d share another card […] Read more »

Merry Patterns Meets Year of Cheer

Merry Patterns Meets Year of Cheer

Hello again, stamping friend! I’m back to share some cards with you from my card swap with friends last week! This first card was created by Lynn, who is one of my team members. In this card, the Merry Patterns meets Year of Cheer. This square card is so pretty! […] Read more »

Second Swap Card

Second Swap Card

Good morning, stamping friend! I hope you had a good weekend, and feel refreshed for the week 🙂 I’m back today to share my second swap card, from last Friday’s card swap with friends. For this card, I used the Host  exclusive Merry Patterns stamp set.  There’s still time for […] Read more »

Friends + Card Swaps = Fun!

Friends + Card Swaps = Fun!

FRIENDS + CARD SWAPS = FUN! It was a wonderful fun night on Friday, when Margaret, one of my team members, hosted another card swap! We’ve been doing these once a month, for the past several months. Some of us are Stampin’ Up! demonstrators, some are customers, but we all […] Read more »