Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Postage Due

I don't have this set Postage Due (126395) but my friend Michelle does and she gave me this card along with some swaps early this month for me to trade for her, while I was at convention.  She does lovely work.   She used the Framed Tulips Folder n this one.

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Sympathy Card

I saw a card done similar to this and thought It would make a nice sympathy card as I needed one for my Aunt who lost her wonderful husband.  Will miss you Uncle Art.  The Little Leaves Sizzlits die was cut from our Glimmer paper silver (124005) .Looks quite elegant up close.

Friday, July 27, 2012


This card was a last minute swap I did for convention.  Using Evergreen(127973) from the up coming Holiday Mini.. You can't see the sparkle here but it does s sparkle... used Dazzling Detail (124117)

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Little pumkin bags

Every year at convention I always do something Halloween themed.  This year it was just these simple little Pumpkins, the baggies are filled with orange M & M s.   I used the 1 3/4 scallop punch (119854) and the Little Leaves Sizzllits die (114511),  I am home from convention had a much needed rest and ready to get to work. 

Monday, July 23, 2012

Frosty Friends

I made these little topper as gifts for my roommates, love these little snowmen.  Frosty Friends (128117) this is one of those must have stamps.  The chocolates are cover with the Jolly Christmas from the NO Peeking set (126290).   Very easy simple little gift.

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Cute boxes

I made these for a sign up swap, uses Be of Good Cheer paper (126896) and either Cherry Cobbler or Gum Ball Green paper as well.  The new  Bigz Die  Snow Flurry (127813).  Inside is filled with Christmas tags made from the set No Peeking. 

Thursday, July 19, 2012

No Peeking

Here is another of my swaps for convention The cute set No Peeking (126290) and the new More Merry Messages (126400) I also punched out the center with the Decorative Lable punch (120907) and used our famous dazzling diamonds to sparkle up the snowman or penguin.  Looks much nice in person.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Betsey's Blossom

I  am in Salt Lake City for convention this is one  of my general swaps, used the set Betsey's Blossom (126004) and all new in-colors.  Wasn't sure if I liked this set when I got it but have since had fun make cards with it.  Hope I get some great swaps using this one..  I will be posting most of my swaps here in the next few days.

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Reason to Smile again

Here's one the girls did at a workshop  few days ago.  The new Elegant Butterfly (127526) punch and big Shot set this card apart from some others.  The new in-color Summer Starfruit paper  and ink were used here.  And the flowers are from the limited offer set Reason to Smile only available till the end of this month.  Contact me if you want more information....
I am off to Salt Lake City today for convention and will post a few of the swaps I made in the next few days.  So if this special set for $5.00 is on your list get your $60.00 product order together and I will take care of you... as soon as I return...

Friday, July 13, 2012


Here is another card using the set  Dinoroar (122535).

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Summer Afternoon

This card look better than the photo, it uses the new Hostess set Summer Afternoon (126425).  I have done the spot lighting technique and black and white...You can earn this set free by hosting a work shop.  Contact me for more information.  Thank for stopping by.

Monday, July 9, 2012

Reason to Smile

Another sample of Reason to Smile that fantastic  $5.00 set you can purchase this month only with as $60.00 product order.  For more information  contact me..  I also used the new Delicate Designs Folder (127023) from the main catalog and a bit of Midnight Muse  (126847) ribbon.    The 1 3/8  (119877) and 1 11/4 (119865) punches sure helped.

Saturday, July 7, 2012


This is a great kids set Dinoroar (122535),found on page 64 of the main catalog.

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Reason to Smile Set

Here is a card that the girls did at a workshop a few days ago  with the fantastic Reason to Smile set w(131274)  c(131275) for only $5.00 with a $60.00 product order during the month of July only...,  This set will not be available after July.  I f you are interested in a July workshop let me know, or want to place a $60.00 order give me a call or email for more information. 

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

HAPPY 4TH of July

TO ALL  MY AMERICAN FAMILY AND FRIENDS HAPPY 4TH OF JULY!!!!!!!!  A wonderful day to celebrate and remember; to thank all the soldiers for this day as well.  

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Serene Silhouettes and Papillon Potpourri

I needed a birthday card for a special friend and came up with this card...  It uses Papillon Potpourri (123757) a wonderful butterfly set and the matching NEW punch Elegant Butterfly (127526).  The corner punch is Scallop Trim Corner (118870)  The flowers are from Serene Silhouettes (127322). Its all done with Very Vanilla, More Mustard and Early Expresso.

Sunday, July 1, 2012

Happy Canada Day Reason to Smile

Wow HAPPY CANADA DAY  do you need a REASON TO SMILE its a great stamp set that you can get only during JULY.  Spend $60.00 (product) and you can get this great set for $5.00  that's right five bucks....Wood mount 131274  clear 131275  so book your party or contact me with your $60.00 order and get this set for $5.00.
I have used the Apothecary Accent Framelits (127003) and the matching Essentials Paper-Piercing Pack (126187), plus Itty Bitty Banners (126255) with the matching Bitty Banners Framelits (129267) these are all found in the  2012-13 Catalog.
Have a great day today and be safe with those fire crackers...