To A Wild Rose

I am not sure that the designers at Stampin’ Up! were thinking about the piano solo by Edward MacDowell when they named this stamp set To A Wild Rose. However, listening to the music I can...

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Cleaning & Maintaining Your Scissors

Have you heard the adage, “Use the right tool for the right job in the right way.”? Cleaning & maintaining your scissors is extremely important to the outcome of your crafting.   BEST CRAFTING...

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What Is Paper Pumpkin?

Paper Pumpkin is a monthly project kit designed by the experts at Stampin’ Up! Each kit includes an exclusive stamp set, ink, paper, embellishments and adhesive—EVERYTHING you need to make stunning...

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Colored Embossed Lines

A couple days ago I saw an intriguing technique from Eva Dobilas, a Canadian Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator. She called the technique Colored Embossed Lines. Here is my card using her technique....

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Seaside Notions

I absolutely love seahorses. Of course I picked up this awesome stamp set, Seaside Notions, and started playing with it. I looked around my work table and I still had some pieces left from my June...

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Yellow Pickup Truck Heading for Adventure

I am pulling out all the stops on this one. Have you ever heard the song Yellow Pickup Truck by David Bruce Murray (no relation)? Iisten to some pretty eclectic playlists while in my Crafting...

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Inspiration from a Sea of Textures

One of my favorite stamp sets from 2018-2019 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog is the Sea of Textures. It was carried over into the 2019-2020 Stampin Up! Annual Catalog so have another opportunity...

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