A Cute Card

I have to admit that when I started this card I did not think it would turn out as cute as it did.  I chose my patterned paper and my main image first.  I originally thought I would do this card on Kraft and Handsome Hunter but once I stamped the tree on Very Vanilla the Kraft did not fit so I stuck with the Very Vanilla.  The sketch is from Prairie Paper & Ink.  Amy has…

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A Different Card

Well I am beginning to work on my Christmas cards now as I will need lots to send out in the next few week.  I am really getting in the spirit now that I am spending time making holdiay cards.  How about you?  I have several blogs I read that offer sketch challenges each week.  Yesterday I spent the day doing several of them so you would have some creations to look at.  The first…

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Winter Themed ATC

Happy Monday Everyone! Can you believe that in 3 days it will be Thanksgiving? It just seems like yesterday it was the first day of school. This year really flew by! Do you have plans for Thanksgiving? I will watch the Rose Bowl parade and have a traditional turkey dinner and naturally watch the football games. Today I have an ATC for you. I decided to participate in a different ATC swap on Splitcoast. This…

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Glittery Leaves

Have you ever purchased something thinking it would be great to use on your cards but then when you sat down to create you hit a roadblock?  That is what happened to me when last year I purchased several glittered leaf sprigs at the end of the season.  I thought they would be great to use on cards so I put them away until this year.  When I pulled them out this year and wanted…

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One Layer Challenge

Sorry for such a late post, but it has been one busy day! Lots of running around getting ready for the Christmas stamp-a-stack this weekend. One layer cards are what we all create when we begin stamping. It is usually easy and beginning stampers feel more confident creating them. There is a current trend in stamping to create one layer cards again but with all of our expertise we now create more elegant one layer…

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All That Scraps Quick Christmas

The Christmas season is quickly approaching.  With that comes the task of sending out your Christmas cards.  If you have a lot to send out then you need to be able to mass produce them so that you can quickly make your cards.  Here is a layout that is easy to use as well as simple to mass produce.  It can be done with any patterned paper and stamp.  You can even change the paper…

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