Aloha, all! Do you ever read horoscopes? In our newspaper, the daily horoscope column is on a page with other articles I read. So I find my eyes drifting towards Aquarius just about every day as I turn the page. More often than not there's something that makes me smile or laugh. Usually it's the latter. Today was one of those days, and it brought to mind a card design on which I'm … [Read more...] about A Snowflake Work in Progress!
Handmade Christmas Card
Aloha, all! I've been writing all week about some of the wonderful products that will be in next week's Stampin' Up! August-December 2020 Mini Catalog. Today I'll share some sleuthing I did to figure out how to make a card from the Annual Catalog that I wanted to CASE (Copy And Share with Everyone). Flowers for Every Season - Christmas is a Season! Before I had a chance to pre-order … [Read more...] about Christmas In July – Catalog Detective Work!
Updated November 16th--Quite a few people said my first photo looked more like blue and pink. Not!!!! Here's a picture I took in daylight. Definitely Handsome Hunter and Bravo Burgundy! Aloha, all! Oh, my, how the rains have come these past few days! And now that it's November, we here on the Big Island of Hawaii are all wondering if, when the clouds clear, we will see … [Read more...] about A Winter Storm Watch in Hawaii
Aloha, all! Yesterday I brought out the stamp set, Fun and Fast Notes. While I had the box still opened (and lots of other stuff still not put away from my last couple of projects--what a mess!) I was reminded about a sketch challenge that had been posted on the website, SUDSOL, which is a site for Stampin' Up! Demonstrators. Rather than reuse the Tea Cup (my favorite image from the … [Read more...] about An Old Stamp Set with some New Colors
Aloha, all! After I posted yesterday, I went looking for another challenge card that I'd made last week, but hadn't posted here. Darned if I hadn't used the same Designer Series Paper - Christmas Cocoa Specialty - that I used in yesterday's challenge card. This particular challenge was one that I did for the group, SUDSOL, during one of their online Chat & Challenge … [Read more...] about Another Peek at Christmas Cocoa
Aloha, all! Today I continue my effort to get my Christmas cards all done by the end of the week. However, I got a bit sidetracked by a friend's request to make a card for her to give with a "Welcome Home" gift. Of course, it had to be made today! But I'm all about customer service, so today it was. This also gave me the opportunity to use the beautiful stamp set, … [Read more...] about A Bit on the Fancy Side