Thursday, August 24, 2017

Christmas Quilt for a Freshly Made Sketch

This Christmas card is for the Freshly Made Sketch#302 here.

Christmas Quilt is the stamp set with some Quilted Christmas DSP and the Quilt Builder Framelits.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Christmas Quilt
Papers: WW, Real Red, Garden Green, Quilted Christmas DSP
Inks: Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: Quilt Builder Framelits, Stampin dimensionals, Layering Circles Framelits

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Thank You Card for Two Challenges

This thank you card uses the Splitcoast Color  Combination #649 here. The colors to use are Basic Gray, Bermuda Bay and Lemon Lime Twist.

It also qualifies for the What Will You Stamp#130-Mixed Drinks here.

Mixed Drinks is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Mixed Drinks
Papers: WW, Basic Gray, Bermuda Bay, Lemon Lime Twist
Inks: Basic Black, Basic Gray, Bermuda Bay, Lemon Lime Twist
Accessories: Basic Black Bakers Twine

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Halloween Card for a Fab Friday Challenge

This Halloween card uses the sketch at FabFri#119 here.

Teeny Tiny Wishes is the stamp set with some Spooky Night DSP that is in the 2017 Holiday Catalog.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Teeny Tiny Wishes
Papers: Basic Black, Pumpkin Pie, Spooky Night DSP
Inks: Basic Black
Accessories: Starburst punch, Stampin dimensionals

Friday, August 18, 2017

Butterflies Jar Card for Three Challenges

I'm on a roll! This card uses three challenges.

First, the sketch from Freshly Made Sketches#301 here.

Second, the colors are for the Splitcoast Color Combination  #648 here. The colors to use are Wild Wasabi, Daffodil Delight, Fresh Fig and Very Vanilla. I just used Whisper White instead.

And third, SUO Challenges#181-Butterflies and Dragonflies, here.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Sharing Sweet Thoughts
Papers: WW, Wild Wasabi, Daffodil Delight
Inks: Wild Wasabi, Daffodil Delight, Fresh Fig, Basic Black
Accessories: Blender pens, Everyday Jars Framelits, 1/2 inch Fresh Fig Finely woven ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Christmas Card for the Global Design Project

This card is for the Global Design Project#100-Case the Designer, here.

I chose to case this card by Shawn de Oliveira.
I loved the colors and the sketch, I just used the Oh My Stars embossing folder and the Christmas Quilt stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Christmas Quilt
Papers: VV, Real Red, Crumb Cake, Red Glimmer paper
Inks: Real Red, Crumb Cake, Garden Green
Accessories: Starburst punch, Oh My Stars embossing folder, 1/4 inch Quilted Christmas ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Lemon Lime Thank You

This thank you features the new Lemon Lime Twist with some new Whole Lot of Lovely DSP and the coordinating stamp set, Lots of Love. I also used the stamp set One Big Meaning.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: One Big Meaning and Lots of Love
Papers: WW, Basic Black, Lemon Lime Twist, Whole Lot of Lovely DSP
Inks: Basic Black and Lemon Lime Twist
Accessories: Best Badge punch, 2 inch Circle punch, Starburst punch, 1/2 inch Lemon Lime Twist finely woven ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Two For Tuesday Thank You

I needed a thank you card so I made this one for two challenges.

First, I used the sketch at TGIF Challenges#120 here.
And second, the color combo at Hand Stamped Sentiments#270 here.  The colors to use are Flirty Flamingo, Lemon Lime Twist and Pool Party.

Eastern Beauty is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Eastern Beauty
Papers: WW, Crumb Cake, Lemon Lime Twist, Flirty Flamingo, Pool Party
Inks: Lemon Lime Twist, Flirty Flamingo, Pool Party
Accessories: 3/8 inch Flirty Flamingo striped grosgrain ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Monday, August 14, 2017

Merry Little Labels and a Case this Sketch

This card uses Case this Sketch#234 here.
This new stamp set is called Merry Little Labels and I used some more of the fun Quilted Christmas DSP.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps:
Merry Little Labels
Papers: WW, Real Red, Quilted Christmas DSP
Inks: Real Red, Garden Green, Lemon Lime Twist
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Circles Framelits, Stampin Dimensionals

Friday, August 11, 2017

Quilted Christmas Suite Card for a Splitcoat Sketch

This card came together so quickly thanks to the Splitcoast Sketch#657 here.

Christmas Quilt is the stamp set. And I used the coordinating Quilt Builder Framelits and Quilted Christmas DSP Stack.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Christmas Quilt
Papers: WW, Garden Green, Real Red, Quilted Christmas DSP
Inks: Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: Quilt Builder Framelits, Stampin dimensionals

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Another Holiday Catalog Pre-view

Here's more new goodies from the Holiday Catalog.

Every Good Wish is the stamp set with some Merry Music Specialty DSP. I sponged some Real Red on the DSP and used the splatter stamp from the stamp set to add some Garden Green to the DSP.
Also, the 1/8 Real Red Solid ribbon is new too.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Every Good Wish
Papers: WW, Garden Green, Real Red, Merry Music Specialty DSP
Inks: Real Red, Garden Green
Accessories: 1/8 inch Real Red Solid Ribbon, Stamping Sponges, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

2017 Holiday Catalog Pre-order Arrived!

My 2017 Holiday Catalog pre-order arrived and I had to play and share this card!

I used the new stamp set, Christmas Quilt with the coordinating Quilted Christmas DSP Stack. Love all the patterns in this paper!

And I used the Freshly Made Sketch#300 here.

Here's my recipe;
Stamps: Christmas Quilt
Papers: WW, Real Red, Quilted Christmas DSP Stack
Inks: Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Stampin dimensionals



Christmas Card for a Merry Monday Challenge

I made another Christmas card that qualifies for the Merry Monday Summer Challenge here.

It's a challenge to use any of their previous challenges so I chose the Merry Monday#244-Wreath, here.

At Home with You is the stamp set with the coordinating At Home Framelits. I also ran some Smoky Slate thru the Brick Wall embossing folder and sponged some ink over it all.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: At Home with You
Papers: WW, Cherry Cobbler, Smoky Slake
Inks: Basic Black, White Craft, Cherry Cobbler, Garden Green
Accessories: Brick Wall embossing folder, White Embossing powder, At Home Framelits, Stampin dimensionals, Stamping Sponges

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Birthday Card for Two Challenges

This birthday card is for two challenges.

First, the color combo at Fab Friday#118 here. The colors to use are Lemon Lime Twist, Melon Mambo and Flirty Flamingo.



And second the SUO Challenge#180-Happy Birthday, here.

I was inspired by Dena Rekow's card here, just changed it up a bit.


Confetti Celebration is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Confetti Celebration
Papers: WW, Melon Mambo
Inks: Smoky Slate, Melon Mambo, Lemon Lime Twist, Flirty Flamingo
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, 1/2 inch Lemon Lime Twist Finely Woven ribbon, Brights Enamel Shapes, Stampin dimensionals

Monday, August 7, 2017

Thinking of You for a Case this Sketch

This card uses the Case this Sketch#233 here.

Colorful Seasons is the stamp set with the coordinating Seasonal Layers Thinlits and Color Theory DSP Stack.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Colorful Seasons
Papers: WW, Crushed Curry, Soft Suede, Color Theory DSP Stack
Inks: Crushed Curry, Old Olive, Soft Suede
Accessories: Seasonal Layers Thinlits, Stampin dimensionals

Thursday, August 3, 2017

CAS Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

This clean and simple card uses the Freshly Made Sketches#299 here.

There's no stamping but I did use the Mini Treat Big Thinlits for the greeting. Also used a bit of the Delightful Daisy DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: none
Papers: WW, Night of Navy, Delightful Daisy
Inks: none
Accessories: Mini Treat Bag Thinlits, 1/4 inch Daffodil Delight double-stitched ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Christmas Card for Case This Sketch

This card is for Case this Sketch#232 here.
Cookie Cutter Christmas is the stamp set with some Color Theory DSP Stack. The snowflakes are from the Seasonal Layers Thinlits.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Cookie Cutter Christmas
Papers: Dapper Denim, Color Theory DSP Stack
Inks: Dapper Denim
Accessories: Seasonal Layers Thinlits, Glitter Enamel Dots

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Thank You Card for a Global Design Project Sketch

We're back from an awesome week up north and after a day of catching up (aka 8 loads of laundry & grocery shopping) I got to stamp!

I used the sketch at the Global Design Project#098 here.
One Big Meaning is the stamp set with some Whole Lot of Lovely DSP.  Also used the Oh My Stars embossing folder on the WW card stock.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: One Big Meaning
Papers: WW, Basic Black, Pool Party, Whole Lot of Lovely DSP
Inks: Basic Black
Accessories: Triple Banner punch, Oh My Stars embossing folder, Basic Black Baker's Twine

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