If you haven't heard, Onstage Salt Lake City is starting today and I am really excited because this is my very first live event. If you don't know what this event entails, let me tell you about it! It's tons of fun and thousands of demonstrators will be there! We will get to see the … Continue reading Onstage Stampin’ Up! 2017 bound…
This past week has been super busy for me and now I can finally relax!! I am so happy to be back home from living abroad for 9 years. So to celebrate, I am doing a giveaway! This is how it works: Like this post Follow my blog Winner will be chosen Friday, Oct 20th!! … Continue reading MEMORIES & MORE GIVEAWAY!!
Hi everyone! October is finally here and I am excited to introuduce my very first online class using the Hearts Come Home Stamp Set & Coordinating Framelits. Get everything you need to create 4 beautiful cards to kick off the Holiday Season!! My online classes mirror my local classes. Happy Stamping :)!! CLICK HERE TO … Continue reading October Online Class: Hearts Come Home
Eastern Beauty is a beaut!! I love this stamp set and haven't played with it in a long time. But I think this bundle will never get old. So It's September and of course customer orders are coming in! So to show how much I appreciate my loyal customers this month, I created this cute … Continue reading Eastern Beauty Customer Cards
Alright, so if I had to pick a favorite out of the new holiday catalog, I would have to say my first would be the Trim Your Stockings Bundle! First, let's talk about the cute stamp set. The stamp set is called Tags & Trimmings, and comes with 12 rubber stamps in either Wood block … Continue reading Trim Your Stockings
With the new holiday catalog live and so many beautiful trims and ribbons available, I wanted to provide a way for you to sample them all! Take part in a ribbon share and you’ll enjoy 1-5 yards of each of the ribbon, twine, and trim featured in the holiday catalog. That way you can play … Continue reading Ribbon Share
The wait is finally over! The Stampin Up 2017 Holiday Catalog and product line is now available for customers to purchase in my online store. Get your wish lists ready...it's time to start stamping :)!! I look forward to seeing the lovely creations you come up with. Want to see the PDF version? Click the … Continue reading The 2017 Holiday Catalog is LIVE!!!
Tranquil Tulips is such an amazing set! "Tiptoe through the window By the window, that is where I'll be Come tiptoe through the tulips with me." -Tiny Tim I love tulips and Stampin' Up! has a hostess stamp set with tulip images!! How awesome is that? Well, this isn't my first time playing with this … Continue reading Tranquil Tulips
Holiday Card Making Workshop- mission complete!! Hi guys!! It's me again. Its been a minute I know you missed me-lol. I've been extremely busy...you know=Adulting :(. Let's just say I will be super excited when retirement gets here. Only T minus 11 years to go-ugh. On a more positive note, today was my first holiday … Continue reading Holiday Workshop
What a great time to be a demonstrator!!! One of the perks is the ability to pre-order from the Holiday Catalog before it goes public Sept 1st!! The Stampin’ Up! Holiday 2017 catalog is FULL of wonderful new stamp sets, punches, framelits, Designer Series Paper (DSP), Paper stacks and embellishments. The more I look at … Continue reading HOLIDAY 2017 CATALOG: Sneak Peek
Hi there! It's me again with another project that I had a joy creating!! Let me introduce you too....Seaside Shore. SO... I have been eyeing this set for a while, waiting for a chance to order it. After seeing so many beautiful projects on Pinterest, I knew I had to add it to my collection. … Continue reading Seaside Shore Card
Hello! Hope you all are having a great day. So today, I wanted to feature a beautiful set that I have been in love with since it's debut in the annual catalog. This set is so beautiful and easy to work with. It's called Tranquil Tulips. Like this stamp set? Get it for free by … Continue reading Hostess Set: Tranquil Tulips
SO today I wanted to share this lovely customer appreciation card. Now, this card has been on my "MUST MAKE" list for quite sometime and finally I got around to it!! The design is not my own, therefore I have to give a credit shout out to the individuals who played a huge role in … Continue reading July Customer Appreciation Cards
Seasons greetings!! I know...I know...too early in the year to start celebrating but then again...it's never too early. There's a lot of Christmas in July going on and to add to the early holiday season madness (in a good way!) Stampin' Up! has conducted an early release for a stamp set that is going to … Continue reading Deck the Halls..Carols of Christmas
Today, I hosted my first private class at my home for one of my good friends. We used the Lovely Friends Stamp Set and The Lovely Laurels Thinlit Dies. We created 3 cards 2 of which I designed myself with the help of Pinterest and 1 of which was a free for all. I allowed … Continue reading “Lovely Friends” Private Class
Hello everyone! I have been super busy setting new goals for myself and my business. So this month is the first step in my journey for advancing and meeting some of my long awaited goals. To kick this month off right, I wanted to share with you this great card that I created and guess … Continue reading Thank You Card/Lift Me Up
Hello everyone, I wanted to share a couple of cards with you I created this week. Now I have been wanting the Ribbon of Courage Stamp Set for awhile. The reason why I love this set so much because It reminds me that life isn't always sunshine and rainbows. It reminds me that there are … Continue reading Ribbon of Courage
These simple Thank You cards were created using the new 2017-2019 In- Colors. The cards were super easy to make. The inspiration for these cards came from inspiringinkin.com and her Daffodil Delight Happy Birthday Card with Ribbon. Here are the supplies you will need to create these easy, yet elegant cards. I used a "Thank … Continue reading New 17-19 In-Color Thank You Cards
Here is a lovely card I created using the Coffee Cafe' Stamp Set. I must say that I am in love with this new stamp set. I don't drink coffee at all but I love the set. Every now and then I try a sip, but still cannot acquire the taste for it. I prefer … Continue reading Happiness is a Cup Card
Oh my goodness! If you are the type of person who loves piggies then this is the stamp set for you!! The "This Little Piggy" Stamp Set is so adorable and so fun to play with! I created 4 simple cards using just the images. I used the calypso coral watercolor pencil and an aqua … Continue reading This Little Piggy…
Are you ready to be "Sprinkled with Love?" Well there's a lot of sprinkles and love in May's Paper Pumpkin Kit. . This is my 2nd kit since joining Stampin' Up! I love how you get everything you need to create in this little red box! The best part about this kit is that you … Continue reading Paper Pumpkin May 2017
My very first official launch party for my Stampin' Up! Business is was this past Saturday the 20th of May. It was a great time with good food, amazing friends, crafting fun. I had done a lot of research and planing to make sure things were in order for the event. I'm so thankful that … Continue reading My First Stampin’ Up! Party
Hey Everyone!! I just received my pre-order from Stampin' Up today and have already started creating. I'm looking forward to sharing these projects with you. I also started looking through the new annual catalog that is set to debut June 1st. That's when I realized that everything looks 100 times more tempting in the physical … Continue reading THE PACKAGE HAS ARRIVED!
Here is a card I created using the Paper and Ink Sketch #4 from Angie Juda of Chic n' scratch. I used the Eastern Palace Stamp Set, Designer Series Paper, and cardstock pack. I tweeked some of the measurements for the horizontal stips and since I am awaiting the ribbon from my pre-order to go with these … Continue reading Paper and Ink Sketch #4 with the Eastern Palace Bundle
Hello everyone! Look at this photo...isn't it nice? Would you like to see what's inside? Well I would love to tell you but unfortunately you'll have to wait until June 1st. I know right!! Well lucky for you, I will be throwing a Virtual Catalog Kick Off party on Facebook. That's right! Join me on … Continue reading IT’S A PARTY and You’re Invited! Stampin’ Up! New Annual Catalog Kick Off Party 🙂
So today, I had the opportunity to start creating with the Eastern Palace Premier Bundle. This bundle came with so many awesome goodies. I even got 3 of the 5 new in-colors. I started out creating templates with the die cuts to see how many combinations were possible. I'm visual so I used this as … Continue reading Eastern Palace Stamp Set
Good morning Crafters! Do you want to get your hands on some awesome products before the new annual catalog hits the street!! Well here's your chance. Stampin' Up! has a special going on where you as the customer can order 2 exclusive Eastern Palace Suite bundles. With each purchase you will also receive a free product. … Continue reading The Eastern Palace Suite is Now Available for Purchase!!
So I created this lovely card with 2 stamp sets that unfortunately will be retiring soon. I must say out of all of the cards I have made, this by far is my favorite. It was quick and easy to do. To make this card you will need the following: Petite Petals Stamp Set (Retiring) … Continue reading Petite Petals and Gorgeous Grunge Thank You Card Tutorial
I must say I have been loving this stamp set. It is too cute! So last night I was watching Youtube and came across Meg Loven's video (you can watch it below!!) on creating a cute little Flip Card using the Foxy Friends Stamp Set. So I decided to try my hand at this card … Continue reading At it again with Cool Treats!!
This card came out beautifully. To recreate this card, you will need the following materials: Card base: 1 (5.5" x 4.25") piece of Sweet Sugar Plum Cardstock Inside/Outside Matte: 2 (4" x 5.25") pieces of Whisper White Cardstock 3D Hot air Balloon: 1 (3" x 3") piece of Whisper White Cardstock Ribbon: 3/8" Ruched Ribbon … Continue reading Up Up and Away: “Lift Me Up” Card Tutorial
To create this beautiful birthday card you will need the following: 1 sheet of 8.5" x 11" Crumb Cake Cardstock cut to measure 4.25" x 5.5" for the card base 2 pieces of Whisper White Cardstock measuring 4" x 5.25"-these serve as the matte for the outside and inside of the card 1 piece of … Continue reading Happiest Birthday Cool Treats Card Tutorial
My Stampin' Up demonstrator starter kit and orders have finally arrived after much anticipation and anxiety. I spent the afternoon oooing and ahhing over everything that arrived. It feels like Christmas. After sorting out my goods and finding a home for them in my craft cave, I began to brainstorm my first projects. I came … Continue reading Ready, Set, Craft!! Time to plan the launch :)!
Hi guys and gals, It's been a few days since I've written anything on here. I have been extremely busy setting up for the new endeavor I have embarked on. So you may have noticed...holy cow...my blog design has changed. And you are right! I wanted to revamp my site and integrate my new crafting … Continue reading Help I’m an addict for crafting! My New Side Hustle: Becoming a Stampin’ Up! Independent Demonstrator
Have you ever gone to the store, walked by the magazine rack and something catches your eye? You pick it up and tell yourself, you don't need it buuuuut.....! Well this is what happened to me at Tesco yesterday! I came across "Make Special Cards" Issue 7. The magazine had a packet of goodies when … Continue reading “Make Special Cards-Cute Owls” Magazine Issue 7 Favor Tags
Here are a few tips, tricks, and details on recreating the 3D Paper train. Materials Used: Cricut Explore Air 2 Cricut Design Space 3D Paper Train Set (click ->here) Patterned Card stock (for outside/inside liners) Glitter Card stock Plain Card Stock (for train base) Variety of Embellishments ZIG 2-Way Glue Pen Glue Gun/Glue Stick Instructions: … Continue reading MyScrapChick.com: 3D Paper Train Mini Tutorial using the Cricut Explore Air 2
Hello Everyone, Today I wanted to share this cute 3-D Project that I had so much fun making! It is the 3-D Paper Train a bynd can be found on MyScrapChick.com. Putting it together was super easy and I'm a beginner paper crafter!! This train would be so cute to display at a birthday party or … Continue reading “Chugga Chugga Choo Choo”- 3D Paper Train from MyScrapChick
I always like creating things for the people I work with especially during the holidays. Easter is coming up soon and I have been seeing a lot of inspiration around the internet. So I decided to search for my next project. I came across the Easter Bunny Gable Gift Box on Lori Whitlock's Blog/Shop and decided to … Continue reading Easter Bunny Gable Gift Boxes (Lori Whitlock Designs)
I created this adorable card for my coworker’s son who was turning one. I had been asked to create a super hero themed banner for his one year smash cake photo shoot and it came out lovely so I decided to try my hand at making a birthday card verses doing what I usually do […]