Aloha, all! It seems like just last week that we greeted the 2012 Occasions Mini Catalog! But that was back in January, and here we are nearing the end of April and also the end of the Occasions Mini. Sniff! And many of us are hoping that some of the stamp sets and embellishments in this mini catalog are carried over into the new 2012-2013 … [Read more...] about Just Two More Weeks for the Occasions Mini!
A Week for Green Cards!
Aloha, all! I can't believe that St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner! And this year I'm going to make LOTS of St. Patty's Day cards because I completely missed Valentine's Day with being sick. Not happening with the Green! For my first card of this "season," I CASEd (Copy And Share Everything) a … [Read more...] about A Week for Green Cards!
New Papers with an Old Sketch!
Aloha, all! Guess what I did yesterday? Well, I started with wanting to get into the craft room to make a card, but I just couldn't figure out where to start. So I did what I hope a lot of you are doing - I went to my Greeting Card Layout eBooks and browsed through them until I found a sketch that caught my fancy! I first used … [Read more...] about New Papers with an Old Sketch!
Hello, Baby! Or is that “Aloha, Baby!
Aloha, all! I may have mentioned that I'm going to become a Great Aunt to two babies this spring. Next month one nephew will be welcoming a baby boy, and in June - for the first time in decades! - my side of the family, courtesy of another nephew and his wife, will be welcoming a baby girl! My niece, Margie, who is a 30-something, has been the only girl … [Read more...] about Hello, Baby! Or is that “Aloha, Baby!
Aloha, all! This week's challenge over at the Stampin' Up! Only Challenge blog is to make a project with my favorite product from the 2012 Stampin' Up! Occasions Mini Catalog. My FAVORITE? How do I pick a favorite???? Well, as you can see by this card, I cheated a bit. I started out thinking that the Twitterpated … [Read more...] about A Favorite?
Back Making Cards!
Aloha, all! Where have I been all week? All over Hawaii's Big Island! We have family visiting and my husband and I have been playing tour guide. Of course, this is play and not work. There's so much to see on our island, and I love showing it off to people who are new here, and I always learn something new myself along the … [Read more...] about Back Making Cards!
A Bit Over the Top – and Blog Candy!
A special Aloha to all! Today is the day that I get to be featured on the Create with Connie and Mary Occasions Edition blog! And that means that today is the day I get to pick names for blog candy! All you have to do is leave a comment aboutmy card for today and your name will be included in the drawing for a FREE subscription to the Create with Connie and … [Read more...] about A Bit Over the Top – and Blog Candy!