Sister Friends {with a twist}

Last night at church we had a Women’s Ministry Event — “Sister Friends with a Twist” — and it was so much fun!  We had a Mexican food buffet, some singing from my ladies ensemble, and then several break-out sessions.  My break-out session was called “Stampin’ and Sharin’” and we stamped cards.  I asked that each of the ladies create a card that they would donate to the Ronald McDonald House Charities, and then the…

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“Reason to Smile” Class Projects

As promised, here are the photos of the projects we will make at the class next Tuesday.  There are 5 projects — 4 cards and 1 treat holder.  All stamps use floral images from the “Reason to Smile” stamp set and they all use words from “Blooming with Kindess” stamp set.   In case you missed yesterday’s post, here are the details again.   Remember, the CLASS IS FREE with a $25 order or the KIT IS FREE…

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FAITH Blocks — My next Stampin’ Up! Class

I am happy to announce my next Stampin’ Up! class!  We will make these beautiful blocks and the hanging tags that say “FAITH”.  These tags will hand loosely on the Vintage Brads so that you can change them for the coming season, or any other words you might want to create on your own.   I will have a FOLLOW UP class later in July where we will create 4 more sets of tags based on…

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“Love is in the Air” Class this Friday

It would be a special treat if you would join me on Friday for my “Love is in the Air Class”.  We will make all of the “love” projects shown in the above photo — TWO candy treats and FOUR cards — and you will be in and out in no time!  I will be doing all of the punching and embossing ahead of time so that you can just stamp and assemble all the pieces. …

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“FAMILY” Frame — My next Stampin’ Up! Class

It’s all about family……..and making  memories…….and the love we share.  Why not creaet a special project for a family member, or for your own home?  I hope you will consider attending my next class.  Please feel free to invite a friend.  This is a perfect “beginner” project, as well.  You will use Stampin’ Up! Designer Papers, Rubber Stamps, Big Shot Die Cuts, and Texturing Plates to create this gorgeous piece of art for your home. …

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A few reminders…

Stamper’s Ten Club Classes I have heard from MOST of you about this, but if you are still wanting to join the club this year (August-June), please let me know.  You can find the details HERE.  It is not too late to join.  This is a great opportunity for beginners and more advanced stampers, too. Fruit of the Spirit Frame Class Monday, August 9th – Morning OR Evening Class Click on the photo for details.…

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“Fruit of the Spirit” Framed Artwork Class

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.  Against such things there is no law.”  Galatians 5:22 I am offering this framed piece as my next Stampin’ Up! Class.   Please RSVP if you would like to attend so I can purchase the supplies and prepare for the class.  I am pleased to be able to offer a daytime class as well as an evening class.  I…

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Prom Pictures

PROM PICTURES We had a wonderfully exciting weekend………but I am so tired and exhausted!  We decorated for Prom on Friday night until pretty late, baked desserts and got Allyson ready on Saturday, headed back to school to finish decorating, chaperoned the Prom, tore down/cleaned up after the Prom………and ended up with very little sleep in the midst of it all!  I wouldn’t change a thing…..it was so exciting to be a part of it all,…

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Today’s the day…

Today is the day that we have to say “goodbye” to our precious 19 month old foster baby.  We’ve cried alot, and I’m sure we’ll cry even more in the days ahead.  I keep telling myself it is really not the END, but rather the BEGINNING.  A fresh start for her, and for me, and I am so happy for where she is going.  It is really not the end of her story, just the…

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It’s not too late for my class tomorrow…

I have 3 spots available for my class tomorrow afternoon (2-4) and I’d love to have YOU!  Or I can mail you the kit if you can’t come to the class!  Free shipping on the kits…. SEE THIS POST for all the class details…….you will enjoy making 12 easy cards and a gift box to match — and go home with left-overs for more! Here are a few sample cards — but no two cards…

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