Friday Frenzy #25 – Paisleys & Posies Card Set & Box – Stampin’ Up!

This project started out easy enough – but by the end, I was wishing I hadn’t started. LOL Anyway, if you’ve made it here to the blog post, I must’ve done something right – OR you just felt sorry for me. ¬†I’m going with the former. ūüėČ Welcome to #25 in my series of Friday…

Friday Frenzy #24 – Card Set – Four from One – Stampin’ Up!

This week’s Friday Frenzy is a little different than normal, in that today I’m making four cards from one sheet of homemade DSP. I made the paper using the flourish from the Falling Flowers stamp set, but I know there are a few more stamp sets available that have flourishes in them. ¬†Flowering Flourishes is…

Swirly Congrats! Stampin’ Up! Die Set Card

The Swirly Bird stamp, and Swirly Scribbles die sets are¬†so versatile. ¬†You look at the different elements, and immediately you’re mind is full of different ideas for cards. Well, mine was, anyway. LOL This is just one of the ideas I saw, and couldn’t wait to put together. Using both glimmer and foil sheets in…

Watercolour Love & Affection – Stampin’ Up!

Today I used¬†the Love and Affection stamp set to create a lovely watercolour background. ¬†I stamped all of the smaller images across the paper in Smoky Slate, and allowed it to dry really well. ¬†Then using a water brush, and the top of the ink pad as a palette, I painted the images, using less…

New Two – CASE it with KC – 2

Take 2 in the CASE with KC series is CASE-ing The New Two stamp set that will retire at the end of this month. I loved the layout of this card, and though I have the set, I never used it in this way. I guess with having a business in Wedding Invitations¬†this card really…

Balloon Bubbles – Balloon Bouquet Punch – Stampin’ Up!

This is another take on an older card that I pinned on Pinterest. ¬†It wasn’t a favourite of mine – in fact I really¬†really didn’t like the card, and can’t understand why it’s had so many repins over the past month. ¬†Unless people are putting it in a folder titled “What not to make with…