Thursday, July 20, 2017

Celebrate Card for the Hand Stamped Sentiments

This card uses the sketch at Hand Stamped Sentiments #268 here.
Jar of Love and Thoughtful Banners are the stamp sets with some Color Theory DSP Stack.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Jar of Love and Thoughtful Banners
Papers: WW, Old Olive, Daffodil Delight, Tangerine Tango, Color Theory DSP Stack
Inks: Basic Black, Soft Sky, Old Olive, Daffodil Delight, Tangerine Tango and Berry Burst
Accessories:  Everyday Jars Framelits, Duet Banner Bunch, Starburst Punch, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

A Card for a Sketch and a Challenge

Gotta love these double-duty cards!
First, I used the sketch at TGIF Challenges#116 here.
And this also qualifies for the SUO Challenge#179-New Fun from Stampin UP!, here.
I used a new stamp set, Colorful Seasons and new DSP, Whole Lot of Lovey DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Colorful Seasons
Papers: WW, Crushed Curry, Pool Party, Whole Lot of Lovely DSP
Inks: Crushed Curry and Tangerine Tango
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Ovals Framelits, Seasonal Layers Thinlits, Basic Black Baker's Twine, Stampin dimensionals, Rhinestone Basic Jewels

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Christmas in July for a Merry Monday Challenge

This card is for the Merry Monday Christmas in July here.
It's their Christmas in July challenge to catch up using previous challenges. I chose Merry Monday#245 here, a Kraft challenge.

Colorful Seasons and Flurry of Wishes are the stamp sets.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Flurry of Wishes and Colorful Seasons
Papers: Crumb Cake
Inks: White Craft
Accessories: Old Olive Baker's Twine, Glimmer Enamel Dots, White embossing powder

Monday, July 17, 2017

Happy 21st Birthday Abby!

Happy 21st birthday to our awesome daughter, Abby! Had a fun time celebrating with you on your 21st! Proud of you and looking forward to all the memories to come!



Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Mixed Drinks and Confetti Celebration
Papers: WW, Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist
Inks: Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist, Pool Party, Basic Black
Accessories: Basic Black Baker's Twine, Oh My Stars embossing folder

Friday, July 14, 2017

Thank You Card for a Case This Sketch

This thank you uses the Case This Sketch#230 here.
Eastern Beauty is the stamp set with the coordinating Eastern Medallions Thinlits and some Delightful Daisy DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Eastern Beauty
Papers: WW, Calypso Coral, Delightful Daisy DSP
Inks: Night of Navy and Calypso Coral
Accessories: Eastern Medallions Thinlits, 1 1/4 inch and 2 inch Circle punches, 1/4 inch Calypso Coral ombre ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Birthday Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

This is for the Freshly Made Sketch#296 here.
Thoughtful Banners is the stamp set with the Happy Birthday Thinlits as the main greeting.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Thoughtful Banners
Papers: WW, Tranquil Tide, Whole Lot of Lovely DSP, Delightful Daisy DSP
Inks: Tranquil Tide
Accessories: Happy Birthday Thinlits and Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Double-Duty Ice Cream Card

This card is for two challenges.
First, the colors are from The Paper Players#352 here.
The colors to use are Sweet Sugarplum, Berry Burst and Rich Razzleberry.

And second, is the Global Design Project#095-Kids theme, here.
Sprinkles of Life is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Sprinkles of Life
Papers: WW, Berry Burst, Rich Razzleberry, Sweet Sugarplum and Crumb Cake
Inks: Berry Burst, Rich Razzleberry, Sweet Sugarplum and Crumb Cake
Accessories: Tree Builder punch and Stampin dimensionals


Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Summer Anniversary for a SUO Challenge

This anniversary card uses the SUO Challenge#178-Summer Fun, here.
Colorful Seasons and Teeny Tiny Wishes are the stamp set. And I ran some Whisper White thru the Big Shot with the Oh My Stars embossing folder.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Colorful Seasons and Teeny Tiny Wishes
Papers: WW, Real Red, Crushed Curry
Inks: Real Red and Crushed Curry and Crumb Cake
Accessories: Oh My Stars embossing folder, Seasonal Layers Thinlits, 1 3/4 inch Circle punch, Starburst punch, Stampin dimensionals

Friday, July 7, 2017

Anniversary Card for Two Challenges


This anniversary card uses a sketch and a color challenge.
First, the sketch is for the Global Design Project#094 here. And the colors are from the FabFriday#116 here.
The colors to use are Berry Burst, Daffodil Delight, Tangerine Tango, Lemon Lime Twist and Bermuda Bay.

Thoughtful Banners, Teeny Tiny Wishes and Sharing Sweet Thoughts are the stamp sets.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Thoughtful Banners, Teeny Tiny Wishes, Sharing Sweet Thoughts
Papers: WW, Berry Burst
Inks: Berry Burst, Daffodil Delight, Tangerine Tango, Lemon Lime Twist and Bermuda Bay
Accessories: 3/4 inch and 1 inch Circle punches, Stampin dimensionals

Monday, July 3, 2017

Thank You Card for Two Challenges

A double-duty card for a sketch and a color challenge.

First, I used the sketch at Case This Sketch#228 here.
And then the colors are from the Hand Stamped Sentiments#264 here.
The colors to use are Lemon Lime Twist, Dapper Denim and Rich Razzleberry.

Jar of Love is the stamp set. And I created the design using the colors of Stampin' Write markers and my Aqua Painter.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Jar of Love
Papers: Watercolor, Lemon Lime Twist, Dapper Denim, Rich Razzleberry
Inks: Lemon Lime Twist, Dapper Denim and Rich Razzleberry
Accessories: Aqua Painter

Friday, June 30, 2017

Lovely Card for a Fab Friday Challenge

This card uses the sketch at Fab Friday#115 here. I was inspired by a card on page 86 in the new catalog.
Lots of Love is the stamp set with the coordinating Whole Lot of Lovely DSP.


Here's my recipe:
 Stamps: Lots of Love
Papers: WW, Soft Suede, Pool Party, Pear Pizzazz, Whole Lot of Lovely DSP
Inks: Soft Suede, Pool Party, Pear Pizzazz, Crushed Curry, Tranquil Tide
Accessories: 3/8 inch Pool Party Shimmer ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thank You for The Paper Players

A thank you card using a sketch from The Paper Players#350 here.

Thoughtful Banners is the stamp set with some Whole Lot of Lovely DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Thoughtful Banners
Papers: WW, Crushed Curry, Whole Lot of Lovely DSP
Inks: Basic Black, Crushed Curry, Pool Party
Accessories: Layering Circles Framelits, Duet Banner punch, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Bright Card for Two Challenges

Here's a bright card for a sketch and a color challenge.

First, the sketch is for the Freshly Made Sketches#294 here.  And then the colors came from the Global Design Project#093 here.
The colors to use are Lemon Lime Twist, Pool Party and Berry Burst.

Colorful Seasons is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Colorful Seasons
Papers: WW, Watercolor, Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist
Inks: Lemon Lime Twist, Berry Burst, Pool Party, Basic Black
Accessories: Seasonal Layers Thinlits, 3/8 inch Pool Party Shimmer ribbon, Glitter Enamel Dots, Stampin dimensionals, Aquapainter

Friday, June 23, 2017

Another Double Duty Card

Here's another double duty card.
First, I used the sketch from Case This Sketch#227 here.
And second, the Inspiration Challenge from Hand Stamped Sentiments#266 here.
I chose to focus on the yellow flowers and the Delightful Daisy DSP is perfect! Lots of Love is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Lots of Love
Papers: WW, Daffodil Delight, Old Olive, Delightful Daisy DSP
Inks: Daffodil Delight and Old Olive
Accessories: 1 inch and 1 3/4 inch Circle punches, Layering Circles Framelits, 1/4 inch Daffodil Delight double stitched ribbon, Stampin dimensionals


Thursday, June 22, 2017

Sweet Card for the Global Design Project

This is my take on the Global Design Project#092 here.
It's a Case the Designer and I loved the original, just changed up the colors and stamp sets.

I used a new stamp set, Sharing Sweet Thoughts. It's this years' Ronald McDonald House Charities stamp set and couldn't be cuter!

I made my own striped paper with some Real Red ink and the solid, long rectangular piece from the Thoughtful Banners stamp set.  Also used the new Polka Dot Basics embossing folder.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Sharing Sweet Thoughts and Thoughtful Banners
Papers: WW, Soft Suede, Real Red
Inks: Basic Black, Real Red, Old Olive, Soft Suede
Accessories: Everyday Jars Framelits, Polka Dot Basics embossing folder, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Double Duty Thank You

Here's a card for a sketch and a color challenges.
First, the sketch is from Freshly Made Sketches#293 here.  And the colors are from Fab Friday#114 here.
The colors to use are the new In Colors- Powder Pink, Fresh Fig, Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist and Tranquil Tide.

Eastern Beauty is the stamp set with some Whole Lot of Lovely DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Eastern Beauty
Papers: WW, Powder Pink, Berry Burst, Whole Lot of Lovey DSP
Inks:  Powder Pink, Fresh Fig, Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist and Tranquil Tide
Accessories: 1 inch and 1 1/4 inch Circle punches, Layering Circles Framelits, 1/2 inch Berry Burst finely woven ribbon, Stampin dimensionals



Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Masculine Thank You for a Challenge

WOW! What a week it's been!
From our son's high school graduation to five graduation parties plus our own grad party and then college orientation, that meant no time for stamping!  Now I've got to get going on thank you cards!

I used the TGIF Challenge#112 here for this card. It's a theme-Let's hear it for the boys. I think this masculine card fits the bill.

One Big Meaning is the stamp set with some Color Theory DSP Stack.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: One Big Meaning
Papers: WW, Old Olive, Color Theory DSP Stack
Inks: Old Olive
Accessories: Old Olive Baker's Twine

Friday, June 9, 2017

Lovely Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

This is for the Freshly Made Sketch#291 here.

Lots of Love is the stamp set with some Whole Lot of Lovely DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Lots of Love
Papers: WW, Tranquil Tide, Pool Party, Whole Lot of Lovely DSP
Inks: Pool Party
Accessories: 1 3/8 inch and 1 1/2 inch Circle punches, 1/2 inch Tranquil Tide finely woven ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

At Home Bundle

Here's a card I made with the At Home Bundle.
The stamp set is called At Home with You and it has matching framelits called At Home Framelits.
I ran some Smoky Slate cardstock thru the Brick Wall embossing folder. I used the Watercolor pencils and a blender pen to color in the elements.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: At Home With You
Papers: Watercolor, Smoky Slate
Inks: Basic Black
Accessories: At Home Framelits, Watercolor Pencils, Brick Wall Embossing Folder, Stampin dimensionals

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Blue Snowflakes for a Merry Monday Challenge

This card is for the Merry Monday
Challenge#251 here, Monochromatic Blue.
I was inspired by the sample in the new catalog on page 146 and just changed it up a bit.

The greeting is from Santa's Sleigh and the snowflakes are from the Seasonal Layers Thinlits. Also used a bit of the Color Theory DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Santa's Sleigh
Papers: Dapper Denim, Color Theory DSP Statck
Inks: Dapper Denim
Accessories: Seasonal Layers Thinlits, Glitter Enamel Dots, Stampin dimensionals


Monday, June 5, 2017

More New Catalog Goodies!

My order from the new 2017-2018 Annual Catalog arrived so I had to play!

I used the Global Design Project#090 here.

Lots of Love is the new stamp set with the coordinating Whole Lot of Lovely DSP.
Such fun and fresh patterns! And I used a new punch too, the Starburst punch.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Lots of Love
Papers: WW, Pool Party, Pear Pizzazz, Whole Lot of Lovely DSP
Inks: Basic Black, Pool Party, Pear Pizzazz
Accessories: Starburst punch, 1 inch, 1 1/2 inch and 1 3/4 inch Circle punches, 3/8 inch Pool Party Shimmer ribbon, Basic Black Baker's Twine,  Stampin dimensionals

Friday, June 2, 2017

Tranquil Tide Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

This card is for the Freshly Made Sketch#290 here.

I used the Delightful Daisy DSP and the pattern that shows off the new In Color-Tranquil Tide. I also used the new stamp set, Colorful Seasons and some new Tranquil Tide 1/2 inch Finely Woven ribbon.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Colorful Seasons
Papers: WW, Tranquil Tide, Delightful Daisy DSP
Inks: Tranquil Tide
Accessories: 1/2 inch Tranquil Tide Finely Woven ribbon


Thursday, June 1, 2017

2017-2018 Annual Catalog Goodies!

It's here! Stampin UP!'s 2017-2018 Annual Catalog is up for sale today starting at 1pm CST.

I used a new stamp set called Colorful Seasons with new DSP called Delightful Daisy DSP.

I also made this card for two challenges.
First, the sketch is from FabFriday#113 here. And the colors are for the Global Design Project#089 here. The colors to use are Basic Black, Old Olive and Calypso Coral.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Colorful Seasons
Papers: WW, Calypso Coral, Old Olive, Delightful Daisy DSP
Inks: Calypso Coral and Old Olive
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Circles Framelits, Washi tape (from April 2017 Paper Pumpkin), Old Olive Baker's Twine, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Birthday Card with Retiring Products

Last chance for retiring products!
I used the retiring Endless Birthday Wishes with some retiring Party Animal DSP for this card.

I also used the sketch at Hand Stamped Sentiments#265 here.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Endless Birthday Wishes
Papers: WW, Crumb Cake, Emerald Envy, Party Animal DSP
Inks: Crushed Curry, Emerald Envy, Pacific Point, Crum Cake, Basic Black
Accessories: Stampin dimensionals


Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Double Duty Father's Day Card

A double duty Father's Day card.

First, I used the sketch at The Paper Players #346 here.
And second the SUO Challenge#175, Mainly Masculine, here.

Custom Tee is the stamp set with some Urban Underground Specialty DSP, both to retire! I also used Teeny Tiny Wishes for the greeting.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Custom Tee and Teeny Tiny Wishes
Papers: VV, Delightful Dijon, Urban Underground Specialty DSP
Inks: Basic Black
Accessories: T-shirt builder framelits, Stampin dimensionals



Thursday, May 25, 2017

Bright Grad Card for a Case this Sketch

This card uses Case this Sketch#223 here.
Custom Tee and Suite Sentiments are the stamp sets with some Brights DSP Stack.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Custom Tee and Suite Sentiments
Papers: WW, Daffodil Delight, Brights DSP Stack
Inks: Daffodil Delight and Pacific Point
Accessories: Layering Ovals Framelits, T-shirt Builder framelits, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Grad Card for Two Challenges

A graduation card for a sketch and a color challenge.
First, the sketch from MojoMonday#498 here.
And second, the colors from Hand Stamped Sentiments#264 here. The colors to use are Peekaboo Peach, Watermelon Wonder and Pool Party.

Perfectly Wrapped is the stamp set (which is retiring and I'm really gonna miss!) with some 2016-2018 In Color DSP Stack, also retiring.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Perfectly Wrapped
Papers: WW, Peekaboo Peach, Pool Party, Watermelon Wonder, 2016-2018 In Color DSP Stack
Inks: Watermelon Wonder, Peekaboo Peach and Pool Party
Accessories: 2 inch circle punch, Layering Circles Framelits, 3/8 inch Peekaboo Peach ruched ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thank You with Retiring Products

This card uses the Case this Sketch#221 here.
Both the stamp set, Fresh Fruit, and the DSP, Fruit Stand DSP, are retiring. And so is the In Color, Watermelon Wonder.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Fresh Fruit
Papers: WW, Watermelon Wonder, Fruit Stand DSP
Inks: Watermelon Wonder and Cucumber Crush
Accessories: Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Perfect Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

WHEW! What a weekend! My oldest daughter graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the middle daughter finished her junior year at UW-Oshkosh and our son had his Senior Prom! And the graduate left for Europe today! Lots of wonderful celebrations kept me from stamping but that's life, and one I'm so very thankful for!

So I finally got to play today with some new DSP, Delightful Daisy and new ribbon, 1/4 inch Daffodil Delight double-stitched ribbon.  Paired that with a stamp from Suite Sentiments and a Brights Enamel Shape.
I also used the Freshly Made Sketch#288 here.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Suite Sentiments
Papers: WW, Daffodil Delight, Night of Navy, Delightful Daisy DSP
Inks: Night of Navy
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, 2 inch Circle punch, 1/4 inch Daffodil Delight double-stitched ribbon, Brights Enamel Shapes, Stampin dimensionals

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Sweet Card for Two Challenges

I need a graduation/  going away card for a sweet college grad and I thought the Mixed Drinks stamp set would be perfect!

This card also qualifies for two challenges.
First, the color challenge at TGIF#106 here, to use Crushed Curry, Flirty Flamingo and Emerald Envy.
And second, the Hand Stamped Sentiments Inspiration Challenge#263 here.  I was inspired by the colorful, fruity drinks picture.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Mixed Drinks and Endless Birthday Wishes
Papers: WW, 2016-2018 In Color DSP Stack
Inks: Flirty Flamingo, Emerald Envy, Crushed Curry, Basic Black
Accessories: Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Colorful Freshly Made Sketch

This card uses new catalog goodies and the Freshly Made Sketches#287 here.

Colorful Seasons is the stamp set with some beautiful Color Theory DSP Stack.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Colorful Seasons
Papers: WW, Berry Burst, Color Theory DSP Stack
Inks: Berry Burst
Accessories: Banners Framelits(retiring), Seasonal Layers Thinlits, Stampin dimensionals

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

New Catalog Sneak Peek Goodies!

My 2017-2018 New Catalog pre-order arrived today and I had to play!

I used the new 2017-2019 In Colors and did some water coloring. The new In Colors are Powder Pink, Berry Burst, Fresh Fig, Tranquil Tide and Lemon Lime Twist(in order of appearance).

I also used a new stamp set, Colorful Seasons, and the coordinating Thinlit, Seasonal Layers Thinlits, for the flower.

And there's some new ribbon, Tranquil Tide and Lemon Lime Twist 1/2 inch Finely Woven Ribbon.

Finally, this card uses two challenges.
First, the sketch at the Global Design Project#086 here.
And second, the SUO Challenge#174 - Water coloring, here.

Can't wait to play with more goodies!

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Colorful Seasons
Papers: Watercolor paper, WW, Crumb Cake
Inks: Powder Pink, Berry Burst, Fresh Fig, Tranquil Tide and Lemon Lime Twist
Accessories: Aqua painter.Seasonal Layers Thinlits, Stampin dimensionals, Tranquil Tide and Lemon Lime Twist 1/2 inch finely woven ribbon



Monday, May 8, 2017

CAS Card for a Mojo Monday Sketch

This card came together in a snap thanks to the Mojo Monday Sketch#496 here.

Scenic Sayings is the stamp set with some Serene Scenery DSP Stack, both to retire.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Scenic Sayings
Papers: Island Indigo, Serene Scenery DSP Stack
Inks: Island Indigo
Accessories: Triple Banner punch

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Masculine Thank You Card for a Sketch

I'm going to need some masculine thank you's so I used the Freshly Made Sketch#286 here for this card.

Friendly Wishes is the stamp set with some Urban Underground Specialty DSP, both retiring.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Friendly Wishes
Papers: WW, Delightful Dijon, Urban Underground Specialty DSP
Inks: Delightful Dijon and Basic Black
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Circles Framelits, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Double Duty Mother's Day Card

Here's a bright Mother's Day card for two challenges.
First, the sketch at FabFriday#111 here.
And second the colors are for  the Splitcoast Color Challenge#633 here. The colors to use are Daffodil Delight, Cucumber Crush, Melon Mambo and Pool Party.

Custom Tee and Teeny Tiny Wishes are the stamp sets with some Affectionately Yours Specialty DSP and some Brights DSP Stack.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Custom Tee and Teeny Tiny Wishes
Papers: WW, Cucumber Crush, Daffodil Delight, Brights DSP Stack, Affectionately Yours Specialty DSP
Inks: Daffodil Delight, Melon Mambo, Pool Party, Cucumber Crush
Accessories: T-shirt builder framelits, Stampin dimensionals


Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Mother's Day Card for a Mojo Monday Sketch

This card uses MojoMonday#495 here.
Crazy About You is the stamp set with some Playful Palette DSP Stack, both which will be retiring.
I also added a 2016-2018 In Color Enamel Shape, also retiring.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Crazy About You
Papers: VV, Basic Black, Peekaboo Peach, Playful Palette DSP Stack
Inks: Peekaboo Peach
Accessories: 2016-2018 In Color Enamel Shapes, Stampin dimensionals

Monday, May 1, 2017

Retiring Goodies Card for Two Challenges

Only one month left before the new SU Catalog!
Everything on this card, except the WW cardstock of course, will retire the end of this month.

I used two challenges on this card.
First, the sketch at Case this Sketch#219 here.
And second, Global Design Project#085 here - a color challenge to use three of the 2015-2017 In Colors.
I chose Cucumber Crush, Watermelon Wonder and Delightful Dijon.

Perfectly Wrapped is the stamp set with some 5/8 inch mini stripe Cucumber Crush ribbon. And I ran the WW thru the Big Shot with the Large Polka Dot embossing folder.


Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Perfectly Wrapped
Papers: WW, Cucumber Crush, Watermelon Wonder
Inks: Cucumber Crush, Watermelon Wonder, Delightful Dijon
Accessories: 2 inch Circle punch, 5/8 inch Cucumber Crush mini striped ribbon, Large Polka Dot embossing folder, Stampin dimensionals

Friday, April 28, 2017

Global Design Project Card

Using up some Fruit Stand DSP that's going to retire!
Also used the Global Design Project#084-Case the Designer, here as my inspiration for this card.

Suite Sentiments is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Suite Sentiments
Papers: WW, Peekaboo Peach, Pear Pizzazz, Fruit Stand DSP
Inks: Peekaboo Peach and Pear Pizzazz
Accessories: Stitched Framelits, Layering Squares Framelits, Subtles Enamel Shapes, Stampin dimensionals, 3/8 inch Peekaboo Peach ruched ribbon

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Mother's Day Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

This Mother's Day card uses the Freshly Made Sketch#285 here.
Crazy About You (retiring) is the stamp set with some Blooms and Bliss DSP (also retiring).

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Crazy About You
Papers: WW, Island Indigo, Blooms & Bliss DSP
Inks: Island Indigo and Mint Macaron
Accessories: Layering Circles Framelits, Regals Enamel Shapes, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Grad Card for Two Challenges

It's back to stamping after a great spring break trip with  our son's senior class friends and families!

The graduation party invites are starting to roll in so I made this card for a sketch and a challenge.
First, I used The Paper Players#341 here for the sketch.
And the challenge at TGIF#104 here, is Polka Dots.

Custom Tee and Suite Sentiments are the stamp sets with some Brights DSP Stack (which is retiring and I'm really gonna miss!!!).

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Custom Tee and Suite Sentiments
Papers: WW, Pacific Point, Brights DSP Stack
Inks: Pacific Point
Accessories: T-shirt builder framelits, Stampin dimensionals, Brights Enamel Shapes

Thursday, April 13, 2017

CAS Graduation Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

Here's another clean and simple card thanks to the Freshly Made Sketch#283 here.
Suite Sentiments is the stamp set with some Urban Underground Specialty DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Suite Sentiments
Papers: Very Vanilla, Basic Black, Urban Underground Specialty DSP
Inks: Basic Black
Accessories: Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Sympathy Card for Two Challenges

Here's a sympathy card for two challenges.
First, the sketch at the Global Design Project#082 here.
And second, the SUO Challenge#172-Sympathy and Caring, here.

Thoughts and Prayers is the stamp set with some Moroccan DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Thoughts and Prayers
Papers: Very Vanilla, Emerald Envy, Moroccan DSP
Inks: Emerald Envy
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Ovals Framelits, 3/8 inch Emerald Envy ruched ribbon, Stampin dimensionals



Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Thankful Card with Retiring List Products

Stampin UP's retiring list is out.
And some of the items are on sale! There's stamps, inks, papers and more!

Products available while they last thru May 31st.
You can see the list here.





I used a stamp set that is going to retire, Endless Thanks. I also used the MojoMonday#492 here.
And I paired this with the TGIF Challenge#102 here.
It's a color challenge to use Mint Macaron, Sweet Sugarplum and Tip Top Taupe.
The 2016-2018 In Color DSP Stack is also retiring and so is the ribbon.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Endless Thanks
Papers: WW, Tip Top Taupe, Sweet Sugarplum, Mint Macaron, 2016-2018 In Color DSP Stack
Inks: Mint Macaron, Sweet Sugarplum and Tip Top Taupe
Accessories: 5/8 inch Tip Top Taupe mini striped ribbon and Stampin dimensionals

Friday, April 7, 2017

CAS Card for a Case this Sketch

This card came together quickly thanks to the Case this Sketch#216 here.
Suite Sentiments is the stamp set with some Serene Scenery DSP  Stack.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Suite Sentiments
Papers: Delightful Dijon and Serene Scenery DSP Stack
Inks: Basic Black
Accessories: Basic Black Baker's Twine

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Perfect Pink Card for a Mojo Sketch

This card uses the MojoMonday Sketch#491 here.
Suite Sentiments is the stamp set with some Pop of Pink Specialty DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Suite Sentiments
Papers: WW, Melon Mambo, Basic Black, Pop of Pink Specialty DSP
inks: Melon Mambo
Accessories: 1 1/2 and 1 3/4 inch Circle punches, Layering Circles Framelits, Stampin dimensionals

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Get Well Card for Two Challenges

I made another card for two challenges. I feel so accomplished when I can combine them!

I used the Global Design Project#081 here. It's a color challenge to use Night of Navy, Whisper White and a Free Choice and I chose Delightful Dijon.

This also qualifies for the SUO Challenge#171 here. It's a theme challenge to use a favorite April theme. I chose April showers and think this get well card fits the bill.

My Hero is the stamp set with some Urban Underground Specialty DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: My Hero
Papers: WW, Night of Navy, Delightful Dijon, Urban Underground Specialty DSP
Inks: Night of Navy and Delightful Dijon
Accessories: 2 inch Circle punch, Layering Circles Framelits, Stampin dimensionals

Monday, April 3, 2017

Thank You Flowers for Two Challenges



This card uses a sketch and a color challenge.
First, I used the sketch and Case this Sketch#215 here.
And second, the Splitcoast Color Combination#628 here.
The colors to use are Old Olive, Rich Razzleberry and  Pumpkin Pie.
Jar of Love is the stamp set with the coordinating Everyday Jars Framelits and some Brights DSP Stack.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Jar of Love
Papers: WW, Brights DSP Stack
Inks: Old Olive, Rich Razzleberry, Pumpkin Pie, Soft Sky
Accessories: Everyday Jars Framelits, Triple Banner Punch, Stampin dimensionals


Thursday, March 30, 2017

Vintage Card for Two Challenges

Here's a card for a sketch and a color challenge.
First, I used the Freshly Made Sketch#281 here.
And second, the Fab Friday#108 here. The colors to use are Calypso Coral, Peekaboo Peach, So Saffron and Mint Macaron.

This combo totally reminds me of the 80's so I used the Custom Tee stamp set to create a "Vintage" card!

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Custom Tee
Papers: WW, Crumb Cake, Calypso Coral, Peekaboo Peach, So Saffton, Mint Macaron
Inks: Calypso Coral, Peekaboo Peach, So Saffron
Accessories: T-Shirt Builder framelits, Layering Circles Framelits, 2 inch Circle punch, Stampin dimensionals



Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Sympathy Card for a Splitcoast Sketch

Another sympathy card for a sketch.
I used the Splitcoast Sketch Challenge#638 here.

Thoughts and Prayers is the stamp set with some Affectionately Yours Specialty DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Thoughts and Prayers
Papers: Crumb Cake, Night of Navy, Affectionately Yours Specialty DSP
Inks: Night of Navy
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Squares Framelits, Stampin dimensionals