Spreading a little happiness…

I always hope that my cards make people happy!  Why else would you send a card?  You want the other person to smile, and to know that you REALLY thought of them when you sent that card.  Sometimes it’s even hard to let go of a beautiful card — right?  But let”s get those cards out of the “stash” and send them to others!  Spread a little happiness today! To make this card, I used…

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Baby Boy Leadership Card

Well, we all know how much I love babies!  So I couldn’t resist purchasing this wheel when it came out in the catalog.  But, my LIFE kinda got in the way, and I just now found time to play with it!  I used StazOn Black Ink to roll the wheel in, and then wheeled it on several scraps of paper.  While you have the ink out, and have it all going on, PLEASE go ahead…

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Beveled Windowpanes — Check out this new product from Stampin’ Up!

If you haven’t seen this new little accessory, you will want to look at this elegant card.  I wanted to showcase a few of our new products this week, and these small acrylic frames will highlight your masterpieces!  They come packaged in 3 different sizes, with this one being the smallest at 1″ square.  You get 12 frames (4 of each size) for $7.95.   I stamped the image inside the windowpane  from “Tiny Tags” and…

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Leadership Swaps

I spent most of my time in my office yesterday working fast and furious!  I must admit that my day was extremely productive, but I worked very hard!  I completed several samples for the blog so that you won’t even realize I’m in Nashville!  I’m excited for you to see ALL of them, so make sure you come back every day.  I enjoyed using some new stuff, some old stuff, and making a few things…

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A Word of Encouragement

I would like to share with you a word today about ENCOURAGEMENT.  I was thinking about this word alot yesterday.  The card and the gift that I am showing you today are for someone who has been a  great encourgement to me for many years, and whom I have been trying to encourage this past semester.  You see, I’m in a ladies’ singing group at church called Joyful Sound.  We have secret pals each semester, only…

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Spectacular Savings!

I have several things to share with you today, so please stick with me to the end.  First, today begins a spectacular sale!!!    CLICK HERE for all sale details.   During this one week only, you and your customers can get incredible discounts–up to 50 percent–saving big on your favorite products, as well as qualifying for FREE SHIPPING with demonstrator or online orders of $150 or more.  Many, many items on sale, but these special…

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S’More Snowman Card

Our third Club Class project was this cute little snowman card.  Isn’t he adorable?  Once again, I found someone who posted this cute card, and I ran with it!  I guess you can tell that I don’t believe in re-inventing the wheel!  This is a card for all of us who LOVE PUNCHES!  And yes, I love them!  They make my life so much easier, and who can’t use perfection every time you punch?  I…

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Fox and Friends, Part 2

Thanks for “owl” you do!  Isn’t this just too cute?  These words are in the newest Level One Hostess set called “Picture This” and I teamed them up with the owl image from “Fox and Friends”………what a dynamic duo!  Well, maybe that is a little dramatic, but they do make a nice team 🙂 I have listed the supplies below, and no fancy techiniques or anything here…….just a cute card using new images that were…

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My next class is on Tuesday, March 2nd.

EDITED NOTE:  I must have picked a bad day — I have received only one response, so this class will be postponed until after Spring Break.  I will have the new date posted on the blog by the end of the week.  I hope that more can attend on the new date! Scroll down for my daily posts…..this will stay at the top until March 2nd.  Please see THIS POST for details about this “Tailor…

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Club Project #1 Quilt Card

This was one of our February Club projects.  My second group will meet tonight, so I thought I’d start revealing the projects.  I am enjoying working on several quilt projects (the sewing kind) and I have been tempted to try some quilted stamp projects, too!  I have gotten ideas from several of the blogs that I check out, and this was my variation that I liked the best for my class.  I used 12 patterns…

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