Vertical Garden Project Kit Class

  I’m so excited to share this kit with you! It is really gorgeous, especially in person. It’s the perfect Springtime accent. And it’s perfect for gift giving –  Easter and Mother’s Day are just around the corner! In this class we will use the new Vertical Garden kit to create this beautiful decor item. There are two class options: I will order the kit for you, and you will use my stamp set and inks during class. Register here by March 4 so I will have enough time to order the kits.$28 If you already have the kit, bring it to class and …

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Flourishing Phrases with the new 6×6 Glimmer Paper

Learn to make this beautiful card using the Flourishing Phrases bundle and the new 6x6 Glimmer Paper by Stampin' Up!

Like the past couple of days, today’s card features one of the newly released Sale-a-bration items that you can get for FREE with a $50 purchase. You can see all three of the new items here. The 6×6 Glimmer Paper is stunning. I’m not a big fan of using glitter. I mean, I think it’s pretty, but I don’t like the mess I always make with it. But this paper is so beautiful in Bermuda Bay, Mint Macaron, and Sweet Sugarplum that I just couldn’t resist.   Here’s what I made:   Here’s what I did: Cut and scored with my Stampin’ …

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Brand New Make a Medallion Sale-a-bration Stamp Set

Make a Medallion stamp set, Very Vanilla 1/2" Lace Ribbon, Party Animal DSP, Layering Circles Framelits, Soft Suede, Crumb Cake #stampcandy #stampinup

Today’s card features another one of the three newly released Sale-a-bration items that you can get for FREE with a $50 purchase. You can see all three of them here. The Make a Medallion stamp set is A-MA-ZING! When I first saw it I thought, okay another medallion stamp set, we’ve seen them before. But this one is different. The different stamp images work together to create exquisite, intricate designs. The beautiful medallion on today’s card was made with only two stamps. Two! Well, not including the word Thanks. Check it out.   Here’s what I made: Here’s what I did: Cut and scored …

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TA February Blog Hop – Occasions & Sale-a-bration

Welcome to the February edition of the Thailand Achievers’ Blog Hop! Today we’re featuring more products from the Occasions & Sale-a-bration (SAB) catalogs. I’m sharing two cards today (one made with the Custom Tee bundle and the Designer Tee stamp set, and one made with the Lift Me Up bundle and the Carried Away Designer Series Paper) that show how well the items in both catalogs go together. I can’t wait to see what all the talented folks in this group have for us today!     Here’s what I made: For this card, I used the Custom Tee bundle from the Occasions catalog with …

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Carousel Birthday Card with a Ferris Wheel

Learn how to make this birthday card with Carousel Birthday stamp set, Cupcakes & Carousels paper, Up & Away Thinlits Dies, Peekaboo Peach, Calypso Coral, Early Espresso, Bermuda Bay, Very Vanilla, Bermuda Bay 1/8" stitched ribbon #stampcandy

  Before I get to today’s card made with the Carousel Birthday stamp set, I want to announce the winner of the blog candy from Tuesday’s post, which you can see here. There were 13 entries, and the lucky winner of the Basket Bunch bundle is… #5 Caitlin Jones! Congratulations, Caitlin! I’ll get your bundle sent right out to you!     Now on to today’s project. The Carousel Birthday stamp set and the Cupcakes and Carousels Designer Series Paper (DSP) are so fun! I really enjoyed making this birthday card. I designed it for a class I recently taught at a …

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Here’s to Another Year of Birthday Bliss

  Welcome to InKing Royalty’s February Blog Hop! Today’s hop is filled with projects inspired by a Birthday Bliss theme.  What fun! When I learned the hop’s theme, I knew I had to make a pop up card with the Balloon Adventures bundle and the Party Animal Designer Series Paper (DSP.)       Stampin’ Up! catalogs are filled with fun, festive and beautiful ways to make birthdays special, and we are excited to share our creations with you today.  We are also excited to welcome guest designer Michelle Last to our team hop this month.  After you read my post, I hope you’ll …

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Let’s Sale-a-brate “Hey, Chick” for ICS January Blog Hop

    Today is a big day! The brand new 2017 Occasions Catalog is live AND it’s the first day of Sale-a-bration 2017!!! So for the Inspire, Create, Share January Blog Hop, we are highlighting products from the new Sale-a-bration brochure. At the bottom of this post is the list of items from the 2016 Holiday Catalog that have been carried over to the Occasions Catalog.   Here’s what I made: This funny chicken just makes my day. Talk about a bad hair day!   Here’s how I did it: * Sale-a-bration item I stamped the chicken from the *Hey, …

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Great Job for International Blog Highlight

    I’m honored to be in an international group of Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators who are being highlighted today by Kylie Bertucci. I am in the US. The top ten winners will get to be part of an international blog hop, so please vote for my project here. Our theme for this highlight is encouragement. We could all use a kind word now and then to build us up, right?   Here’s what I made:     Here’s how I did it: The card base is Basic Black card stock, with a piece of Very Vanilla CS glued to the inside for a …

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Merry Medley Candy Cane

    Today’s Christmas card is a CASE of a card made my by very talented team member Lonita Barron. It uses two stamp sets that are retiring very soon, so get them while you can!   Here’s what I made:     Here’s how I did it: The card base is Real Red card stock, with a Real Red CS layer on top. The card front is a piece of Whisper White CS stamped in Crumb Cake ink with the Merry Medley stamp. The candy cane from the Banners for Christmas stamp set is stamped in Real Red in …

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Tree full of Kisses and Nuggets

  Need a cute little gift for someone? This is perfect, and it’s a whole lot easier than you may think. I’ve made and given several of these already. One day I was running late (imagine that!) and made 8 of these in about 15 minutes. Here’s what I made:   Here’s how I did it: Cut one piece of Garden Green card stock to 2″ x 10″. Score on the long side at 3-1/4″, 6-1/2″, and 9-3/4″. Score on the short side at 1″. Fold it in half to 1″ x 10″ and glue to keep it closed. Fold all score …

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