Aloha, all! Today is my baby brother's 50th birthday! I cannot believe he's 50! Of course, I can't believe how old I am either. But today's not my birthday so I don't have to worry about that at the moment. A card by fellow Stampin' Up! Demonstrator, Mary Brown (of Create with Connie and Mary fame - … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday, Jim!
Silver Glimmer Paper
Aloha, all! Time for another Stampin' Up! Only Challenge, and this time it's to make a project that features Glitter! Looking around my craft room, I'm amazed at how much in the way of glitter there is in there. But where to start? I first thought of the beautiful new Sizzix Bigz Die, Snow Flurry. But I've used it a lot lately and I … [Read more...] about My Own Glimmer Paper Design!
Aloha, all! I told you that I'd share some samples made with some of the fab new products to be offered in Stampin' Up!'s Occasions Mini Catalog, and here's another: A gorgeous Sizzlit Die called "Paper Doily." This die is 4" in diameter and so beautifully fills up the center of a 5-1/4" Greeting card (which fits perfectly … [Read more...] about A Glimmery Christmas Card!
Aloha, all! And welcome to my stop on the "It's All About Blue" Blog Hop! This is a small blog hop sponsored by a group of Stampin' Up! demonstrators who get together online just to do blog hops, and you may have come from Cynthia Ferenz's blog, Stampin' Dragon. I've been a member since this group started several months ago, and … [Read more...] about It’s All About Blue!
Aloha, all! I first have to tell you that my card for today was inspired by terrifically artistic fellow Stampin' Up! Demonstrator, Mary Brown. Mary is the "Mary" of Create With Connie and Mary, and has a fabulously unique ability to make clean and simple cards that make me say, "Wow!" then I first see them. I really like her style - … [Read more...] about A Quick and Easy Christmas Card
Aloha, all! This weekend's challenge at Create With Connie and Mary was a bit of a different kind of challenge. We were to make a "one of a kind" card for someone special. Hmmm. One of a kind? What in the world did that mean? No hints out of Connie and Mary, though. So I had to figure my own particular "one of a … [Read more...] about A Special Christmas Card