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Monthly Archives: August 2010

Sharing in your Sorrow

My husband’s aunt’s mother passed away this week, and I wanted to make a card for her. As I looked at this week’s Curtain Call Color Challenge, I realized that the colors would work well for a condolence card. Of course I grabbed the Thoughts & Prayers stamp set. Since I wanted a feminine card … Continue reading »

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Organizational Bliss

One of things I was really excited about was all of the organizational items in the back of the Stampin’ Up Idea Book & Catalog. I love, love, love my Clear Block Caddy! It keeps every little block in its own spot, and is handy to grab. But what I want to show you today … Continue reading »

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Stampin’ Addicts’ Holiday Mini Blog Hop!

Hello and welcome to the Stampin’ Addicts Holiday Mini Blog Hop, where we are featuring a variety of the products in Stampin’ Up’s new Holiday Mini Catalog. You may have just arrived here from Lisa’s blog, where she showed you the adorable Merry Crittermas stamp set, or you may be starting here. Either way is … Continue reading »

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Three Generations

When my parents came out to California right after my nephew was born, I knew that I wanted to be sure to get a picture of all eight of us.  My dad has been asking for this picture, so I thought this would be a good one to turn into a scrapbook page. The page … Continue reading »

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Eve & Sabba

Yesterday was my dad’s birthday. A few years back, when he turned 60, I put together a HUGE scrapbook for him. It not only chronicled his life, but I gathered pictures as far back as possible, and from as many cousins as I could. It was amazing, if I do say so myself. But this … Continue reading »

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Welcome Fall!

Well, the weather outside here in Southern California may not seem anything like Autumn, but today is my first day back at work for the 2010-2011 school year! I thought it only fitting to post a nice Autumn card for the occasion. My friend and downline Samantha came over to stamp with me one day … Continue reading »

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Rhinestone Butterflies

Here’s a second card I made at my friend Beth’s workshop. It uses a super easy but really cool looking technique! See how there is a blank space between the embossed dots? You run your card stock through the Big Shot twice, each time with just 1 1/4″ inches of it in the embossing folder. … Continue reading »

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New Digital Stamp Sets

There are three stamp sets that are are now available in digital versions. These downloads work with My Digital Studio and any other digital scrapbooking program that allows you to import PNG and JPG files. You can purchase these or any other digital downloads through my online store. They great news is that they are … Continue reading »

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Best Antiques

I had so much fun the other night! While I was back East visiting my parents, I got in touch with one of my Stampin’ Up demonstrator friends who lives near by. Beth invited me to come to a workshop she was hosting at her house. It was such a blast to get to go … Continue reading »

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Play Date Digital Downloads

Whoo-hoo! Stampin’ Up just released some great new digital downloads! There are three different coordinating components in the Play Date line that are now available digitally as well as in real life. I am super excited to have these, as I am currently working on Eve’s first grade scrapbook. Before I show you the downloads, … Continue reading »

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