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Stampin Up Cool Treats

Stampin Up Cool Treats I know the chances are pretty high that it’s probably snowing wherever you are now.  The last thing you want to think about is a cool treat when all you want is a nice hot cup of cocoa!  But since I showed you how you could use […]

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Paper Pumpkin Kits Are Perfect For Kids!

Paper Pumpkin Kits Are Perfect For Kids! Did you know that Paper Pumpkin Kits are perfect for kids?  I wanted to see just how easy and convenient Stampin’ Up!’s Paper Pumpkin Kits really are, so I put the March 2016 Paper Pumpkin Kit to the test.  I enlisted my six-year-old nephew […]


Bookmark Card Template and Tutorial

Bookmark Card Template and Tutorial My last post was full of pictures of a bookmark card that I created several years ago.  Today’s post includes the bookmark card template and tutorial.  Even though it’s Template Tuesday, I’m providing the template to all of my readers today, not just my email […]


Make a Paper Purse!

Make a Paper Purse Be sure to sign up for my free Template Tuesday Newsletter so you can receive the template to make this fun paper purse!  In the video below, you’ll see just how easy it is to print the PDF and assemble the pieces.  It literally takes about ten […]


Popcorn Box Template

Popcorn Box Template Tomorrow is Template Tuesday! (See last week’s Template Tuesday Paper Dress Card.) Be sure to sign up in the box below to receive my Template Tuesday Newsletter  so that you can receive the FREE Popcorn Box Template! Isn’t it so cute? I used Stampin’ Up!’s It’s My […]

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Paper Dress Card Template & Tutorial

Paper Dress Card Template & Tutorial & Introducing “Template Tuesday” Check out this paper dress card!  It’s been awhile since I’ve created an “out-of-the-box” paper craft project.  I’ve been so caught up with creating greeting cards that I started to miss my true passion of creating something out of nothing. […]


Softly Falling Textured Impressions Embossing Folder

Softly Falling Textured Impressions Embossing Folder The WOW factor on today’s Wildflower Fields card is the flower that I punched using the Fun Flower punch. Before I punched the flower and the flower’s center, I ran the card stock through the Big Shot with the Softly Falling Textured Impressions Embossing Folder. […]

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How to Make a Shaker Card in Just a Few Easy Steps

*** UPDATED TO ADD MEASUREMENTS *** Base Card:  4-1/4″ x 11″, score at 5-1/2″ Bottom Layer:  4″ x 5-1/4″ Piece for Inside the Clear Envelope:  4-7/16″ x 3-1/2″ (Don’t get nervous with that 4-7/16″ measurement!  It’s just a tad shorter than 4-1/2″) Yesterday I showed you a really fun Valentine’s […]


Stampin’ Up! Paper Pumpkin Kit October 2015: Acrylic Block Tip

Check out my YouTube video where I show you a fun trick on how to use Stampin’ Up!’s acrylic blocks to make your stamping go a little faster.  If you would like to order extra acrylic blocks that are identical to the block that came in your initial Paper Pumpkin […]

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