Tag Archives: Anniversary

She Loves You

By | October 9, 2016

It’s John Lennon’s birthday, and although I’ve never done a “Happy Birthday” post for him or any of the Beatles before, Beatles’ lyrics often inspire my work. Usually it is personal artwork rather than business-oriented cards that tend to show up with the Beatles’ words on them, especially for my husband, so today I thought… Read More »

Retiring Stamp Idea #5 – “I Meant to Do That!”

By | May 25, 2016

In my last post I showed you an example of how to use this gorgeous retiring Swallowtail stamp with Aqua Painters on a card made of Shimmery White cardstock: Today I’ll explain how I took this a step further to make the Butterfly Bliss card shown above, and how this card came to be! The… Read More »

It’s A Milestone Anniversary!

By | April 19, 2016

Red and green are opposite each other on the Color Wheel, and whenever you use opposites together, it’s an attention-getter! Of course, a 10-year wedding anniversary is worthy of note, but later on in this post you’ll see why I put some green with the red & white, which we traditionally associate with love and… Read More »

As Sweet As Honey to the Bee

By | October 15, 2015

“Every saint has a bee in his halo.” – Elbert Hubbard One thing I love about making cards, as I’m sure all card makers do, is the ability to design something special to the occasion and for the recipient that could never be found on the rack in a store. For example, when my husband… Read More »

Celebrating 5 Years With Stampin’ Up!

By | June 27, 2015

I got this surprise in the mail yesterday; this month I am celebrating my five-year anniversary as a demonstrator with Stampin’ Up! and it’s nice to be remembered and recognized! Ann Clemmer, Gladys Landon and me at a Stampin’ Up! demonstrators’ event in Vacaville, CA. Actually, this is my second five years with the company,… Read More »

It’s Never Too Late For a Card…

By | May 1, 2015

Reggie and I celebrated our wedding anniversary on April 18th, and my sister Karla was out of town working at the time. She meant to send a card, but got a little behind, so today I got a nice surprise; this whimsical hand-made card came in the mail from her: Karla is not a stamper,… Read More »