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Monthly Archives: February 2012

Happy Leap Day!

Whoo-hoo! It’s Leap Day! It only happens once every four years, so of course I had to make a card for it! I made this spiral pop-up card with my after-school kids this week and they loved it! (There’s a great tutorial on Splitcoast Stampers.) Here is the front of the card: And this is … Continue reading »

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Mixed Bunch Digital Download!

I love the Mixed Bunch stamp set and the matching blossom punch, so I was super excited this morning when I saw that there is a digital kit featuring these products! These downloads work with My Digital Studio and any other digital scrapbooking program that allows you to import PNG and JPG files, which is … Continue reading »

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Leprechaun Gnome?

Another great sketch from Stamping 411 this weekend. This is one of those versatile sketches that I could see myself using over and over. I decided to use this sketch for a St. Patrick’s Day card to make with my after-school kids’ class. I had a bit of a dilemma with the image though. I … Continue reading »

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Freshly Made Thank You

Another great sketch from Freshly Made Sketches this week! I love the squares and the clean lines. I need a whole bunch of thank you notes for all the kindness that people are showing us as Steve is recovering from his back surgery. I decided to start with this sketch. Don’t be surprised at the … Continue reading »

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Stampin’ Addicts 3rd Birthday Blog Hop

It is Stampin’ Addicts third birthday and we are throwing a party! Not just one party, but many parties — it’s a blog hop featuring all different types of parties. I am happy to start you off here with Stop #1 for a Baby Shower. (If you just came from the 4th of July Party … Continue reading »

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Red Egg Party

A friend of mine was invited to a Red Egg & Ginger party for her cousin’s new baby. I had not heard of this before, but learned that it is a traditional Chinese party to welcome a new baby about a month after he or she is born. I decided to make a card in … Continue reading »

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Babies, Easter, & On the Go!

Super cute digital downloads from Stampin’ Up this week! I have to get the On the Go kit for my nephew. He is so into everything with wheels, that this will make some great scrapbook pages for him! It comes with a super cute template, too. These downloads work with My Digital Studio and any … Continue reading »

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If it’s Tuesday, then there must be a new set of colors from the ColourQ Challenge! And a really fun bunch this week, too. We went out hiking near our house a couple of week’s ago, and took the dogs too. The scenery was really spectacular. I didn’t get as many pictures as I would … Continue reading »

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For the “Bear”thday Boy

Here’s another card I made for the Stampin’ Addicts birthday swap. I knew I wanted to use my Not Quite Navy striped ribbon for this, so I used my Color Coach to help pick out the other colors. The bear is stamped on Naturals White cardstock, and colored in with my Watercolor Wonder Crayons. The … Continue reading »

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Get Well Chocolates

As many of you know, my husband had a pretty major back surgery this past Monday. I wanted to send him to the hospital with a fun “Get Well” something, but more than just a card. Eve made him a great poster for the wall of his hospital room. So I figured, what says “Get … Continue reading »

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