Thursday, June 30, 2011





Here is a simple card but stands out because of the fabulous colors.  The stamp and DSP are retired, but I love to pull them out once in a while and play with them.  Thanks for stopping by, and have a great day.

Wednesday, June 29, 2011







Happy Wednesday.  Here is a card I made for someone I work with whom just had a beautiful, or should I say handsome, baby boy.  Enjoy Jamie, and I hope you get some rest!!  Thanks for stopping by.

Card Recipe; Stamps ~ Baby Bundle; Paper ~ Baja Breeze, Crumb Cake, Parisian Breeze DSP (retired); Ink ~ Basic Black, Crumb Cake, Baja Breeze Marker, Blush Blossom marker; Accessories ~ Scallop Trim Border Punch, Pearls

Tuesday, June 28, 2011



I just love this set, I am so glad it didn't retire.  I also love the color combination; Elegant Soiree is my favorite DSP this year.  Hum, I wonder what will become my favorite DSP in the new catalog...

Card Recipe; Stamps ~ Greenhouse Garden, Hodgepodge Happiness; Paper ~ Baja Breeze, Soft Suede, Elegant Soiree DSP; Ink ~ Baja Breeze Breeze, Note Quite Navy, Not Quite Navy Marker; Accessories ~ Choc Chip Ribbon, Pearls, Dimensionals

Monday, June 27, 2011


Had a great weekend; lots of stamping, working in the garden weeding (sun finally shinning - temp. finally above 60 degrees).  One more week of work, then two wonderful weeks off, can't wait!!

Card Recipe; Stamps ~ Fabulous Florets, Perfect Punches; Paper ~ Concord Crush, Basic Gray, Whisper White, Lap of  Luxury DSP; Ink ~ Concord Crush; Accessories ~ Photo Corner Punch, Gray Ribbon

Saturday, June 25, 2011




I just love this set, I was very disappointed with Stampin Up when it didn't make it into the new catalog.  BooHoo.  Oh well, I guess it will go in my retired "save" stamp sets - which are taking over my house!

Card Recipe;  Stamps ~ Sew Suite; Paper ~ Mellow Mambo, Daffodil Delight, Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla. DSP; Ink ~ Basic Black; Accessories ~ Scallop Trim Border Punch, Big Shot, Scallop Circle Die, Pearls

Friday, June 24, 2011

 

Happy Friday!  This is a fun - happy card.  I really like the color conbination.  Thanks for stopping by, see ya tomorrow.

Card Recipe;  Stamps ~ Pun Fun; Paper ~ Whisper White, Pretty in Pink, Certainly Celery, DSP; Ink ~ Pretty in Pink and Certainly Celery Markers, Basic Black; Accessories ~ Scallop Oval Punch, Scallop Trim Border Punch, Big Shot, Tullip Embossing Envelope, Pearls

Thursday, June 23, 2011


Happy hump day.  I can't believe it is the 3rd week of June already.  I love butterflies, so to celebrate summer, here is a cute butterfly card.  Thanks for stopping by today, and have a great day.

Card recipe; Stamps ~ Butterfly Prints, Priceless; Paper ~ Whisper White, Not Quite Navy, Sahara Sand, So Saffron, DSP; Ink ~ Not Quite Navy, Sahara Sand; Accessories ~ Dotted Scallop Ribbon Punch, Ribbon, Pearls

Wednesday, June 22, 2011






Hi blogger friends.  Here is a great set, Nature Walk.  I really like this set, it is very versatile.     Thanks for  stopping by.

Card Receipe; Stamps ~ Nature Walk; Paper ~ Riding Hood Red, Very Vanilla, Choc Chip, DSP; Ink ~ Choc Chip, Riding Hood Red Marker, Certainly Celery Marker; Accessories ~ Big Shot, Vintage Wallpaper Embossing Folder, Choc Chip Ribbon, Paper Snips

Tuesday, June 21, 2011


This stamp is also retired, darn; but it is one that I am going to keep.  Thanks for stopping by today.  

Card recipe:  Stamps ~  Sail Away; Paper ~ Night of Navy, Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla; Ink ~ Night of Navy Craft; Accessories ~ Clear Emboss Powder, Bleach, Vanilla Ribbon, Big Shot, Houndstooth Embossing Envelope, Decorative Label Punch, Scallop Oval Punch, Large Oval Punch

Monday, June 20, 2011



Happy Monday.  Today I am showing a card from a set that I love, but alas, it is retiring (BooHoo).  I guess all good things end.  Thanks for stopping by.

Card recipe: Stamps ~ Priceless; Paper ~ Bashful Blue, Choc Chip, Whisper White, DSP; Ink ~ Bashful Blue, Choc Chip; Accessories ~ Choc Chip Ribbon, Pearls, Dimensionals

Sunday, June 19, 2011


Happy Father's Day, we are going to the Zoo in Seattle with our youngest son and his family.  Here is a card using On the Grow again.  

Card Recipe: Stamps ~ On the Grow; Paper ~ Rose Red, Rich Razzleberry, Whisper White, DSP; Ink ~ Basic Black, Rose Red, Rich Razzleberry; Accessories ~ Aqua Painter, 2 1/2 Circle Punch, Big Shot, Square Lattice Embossing Folder, Rose Red Seam Binding, lots of Pearls 

Saturday, June 18, 2011




Here are a couple of cards using the Fabulous Florets set.  I just love this set, and the good news is it made it to the new catalog (was in the Summer Mini).  Thanks for stopping by.

Card Recipe:  Stamps ~ Fabulous Florets, Happy Greetings; Paper ~ Wild Wasabi, Mellow Mambo and DSP with Mellow Mambo Emboss Powder; (second card, Wild Wasabi, Tangerine Tango and DSP with Tangerine Tango Emboss Powder); Ink ~ VersaMark, Wild Wasabi; Accessories ~ 2 1/2 Circle Punch, Whisper White 3/8 Taffeta Ribbon


Friday, June 17, 2011





Happy Friday!!  And the sun is shinning!!  Yea.  Here is a Father's Day card and a birthday card using Countryside stamp set.  I love this set, it is great for a guy card as well as a country theme card.
Thanks for stopping by, and have a great weekend.

Card Recipe: Stamps ~ Countryside, Teeny Tiny Wishes, Create a Cupcake; Paper ~ Pacific Point, Basic Black, Watercolor Paper, retired DSP; Ink ~ Pacific Point, Cherry Cobbler, Crumb Cake, Garden Green; Accessories ~ Aqua Painter, Silver Brads, Scallop Oval Punch, Large Oval Punch

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Morning Cup


Here is a card I did for a dear friend.  

Card Recipe:  Stamps~ Morning Cup; Paper ~ Whisper White, Choc Chip, So Saffron, Soft Suede, DSP; Ink ~ Basic Black, Blushing Bride Marker; Accessories ~ 1/8 Pretty in Pink Taffeta Ribbon, Pearls, Dimensionals

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Funky Four


This card is from the Funky Four set and is an easy pezy card!  Thanks for stopping by today. 

Card Recipe:  Stamps ~ Funky Four; Paper ~ Cajun Craze, Whisper White, DSP; Ink ~ Cajun Craze; Accessories ~ 1 3/8 Oval Punch, 1 3/4 Oval Large Punch

Tuesday, June 14, 2011



Here is a card from the Summer Mini Catalog, On the grow.  Thanks for stopping by.

Card Recipe:  Stamps ~ On the GrowNight; Paper ~ Night of Navy, Whisper White, DSP; Ink ~ Pretty in Pink, Old Olive Markers; Accessories ~ Dotted Scallop Ribbon Punch, Itty Bitty Shapes Punch, Pearls

Sunday, June 12, 2011

Awash with Flowers


Here is a simple yet elegant card using Awash with Flowers.   Don't you just love it?

Card Recipe: Stamps ~ Awash with Flowers, Curvy Verses; Paper ~ Basic Black, Whisper White; Ink ~ Basic Black, Daffodil Delight and Pear Pizzazz Markers; Accessories ~ Black brads, Big Shot, Perfect Polka Dots Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Saturday, June 11, 2011

My first blog entry.


Welcome.  I finally decided to start a blog.  I love looking at other stamping blogs, I always get such great ideas!!!  I love this set, sorry the picture is not very good, I will hopefully get better.

Card Recipe:  Stamps - Fabulious Florets; Paper ~ Tangerine Tango, Daffodil Delight, Wild Wasabi, Whisper White, Basic Black, DSP; Ink ~ VersaMark, Basic Black; Accessories ~ Black Emboss Powder, 3/8 Taffeta Daffodil Delights, Brights Brads, dimensionals