Thursday, September 23, 2010

Extreme Surf Z Fold Card

Hey there stampers! I hope your week is going well!
Today's card is yet another from my most recent stamp camp.  It uses 2 different technique-sponging and embossing and is not a regular card-it's a "z" Fold card.


  • STAMPS: Heard from the Heart, Extreme Surfboard
  • INK: Versamark, Baja Breeze, Pacific Point, Night of Navy
  • PAPER: Whisper White, Baja Breeze, Night of Navy
  • ACCESSORIES: Black Embossing Powder
  • TOOLS: Embossing Buddy, Powder, Pal, Heat Tool, Sponges

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Aviary Birthday Celebrations

Hey there stampers! I'm so glad you stopped by today to visit!
Today's card is another from my recent Birthday Stamp Camp and uses the Aviary stamp set.  The sentiment comes from the Upsy Daisy stamp set.


  • STAMPS: Upsy Daisy, Aviary
  • INK: Jet Black Stazon, Poppy Parade, Pear Pizazz
  • PAPER: Daffodil Delight,  Pear Pizazz, Sunny Garden DSP 
  • ACCESSORIES: Daffodil Delight Grosgrain Ribbon
  • TOOLS: Scallop Edge Punch, Ticket Corner Punch
  • Have a super day!

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Ice Cream & Presents & Cake Oh My!

Hey there stampers! I hope you had a great weekend!  mine has been 100% nuts!  I cleaned my house all day Friday then had 5 girls come over for my daughter's 9th birthday sleepover party-ay yi yi the squealing and giggling and racing down the hall lasted until after 11:30!  They left by 10 then I frantically re-cleaned my house and prepped snack for my Birthday Stamp camp.  We had such fun and I had some new faces which is always nice.  I love visiting with my stampers! :)  Today I had kitty adoptions and in a little bit I have family coming over for a bbq to celebrate my 9 yr olds special day. Phew!
Today's card is one we made at my stamp camp.  I love the colors!


  • STAMPS: Cupcake Wheel, Birthday Bliss
  • INK: Tempting Turquoise, Pumpkin Pie
  • PAPER: Tempting Turquoise, Pumpkin Pie, Whisper White
  • ACCESSORIES: White Grosgrain Ribbon, Dimensionals
  • TOOLS: Wide and scallop Oval Punches, 1 1/4" and 1 3/8" Square Punches

Monday, September 13, 2010

Emboss Resist Paisley Pumpkins

Hey there stampers! I'm glad you came by to visit!
Today's card uses the Paisley Prints stamp set and the emboss resist technique.


  • STAMPS: Paisley Prints, Elements of Style
  • INK: Old Olive, So Saffron, Pumpkin Pie, Chocolate Chip, Versamark
  • PAPER: Whisper white, Old Olive, Chocolate Chip
  • ACCESSORIES: Dimensionals, Clear Embossing Powder, Sponges
  • TOOLS: Small and Large Oval Punches, Heat Tool

Saturday, September 11, 2010

Wicked Cool

Hey there stampers! I hope you are having a great day!
Today's card uses the new Wicked Cool stamp set and the Bat Punch.  Super cute!


  • STAMPS: Wicked cool
  • INK: Basic Black, Old Olive SU Marker
  • PAPER: Pumpkin Pie, Lovely Lilac, Basic Black, Whisper White
  • ACCESSORIES: Dimensionals, Old Olive Ribbon
  • TOOLS: Bat Punch, 1 /8" Circle Punch, Lattice Embossing Folder, Big Shot

Thursday, September 9, 2010


Hey there stampers! I'm so glad you stopped by to visit!
Today's card uses the very popular Aviary stamp set and has easily become one of my favorites!


  • STAMPS: Aviary, Elements of Style
  • INK: Cherry Cobbler, Jet Black Stazon, Not Quite Navy
  • PAPER: Baja Breeze, Not Quite Navy, Whisper White
  • TOOLS: Scallop Oval Punch, 1 1/4" and 1 3/8" Circle Punches
  • Hope you are having a great day!  Hope to see you here again soon!

Monday, September 6, 2010

Punch Potpourri

Hey there stampers!  Thanks for stopping by!
Today's card is one I sent to a friend whose father passed away suddenly just to let her know I am thinking of her during this terrible time.


  • STAMPS: Upsy Daisy, Punch Potpourri
  • INK: Perfect Plum, Elegant Eggplant
  • PAPER: Perfect Plum, Whisper White, Pale Plum
  • ACCESSORIES: Dimensionals
  • TOOLS: Boho Blossoms Punch

Sunday, September 5, 2010

Birthday Celebrations

Hey there stampers! I'm happy you're here!
Today's card uses more bits and pieces from left over card kits.I swear I will never be through them all!


  • STAMPS: Upsy Daisy
  • INK:Rich Razzleberry
  • PAPER: Rich Razzleberry, Pink Pirouette, Pink Passion, Pear Pizzazz
  • ACCESSORIES: White Brad, Dimensionals
  • TOOLS: 5 Petal Flower, Boho Blossom, Large Oval and Scallop Oval punches, Scallop Circle and Top Note Dies, Elegant Bouquet Embossing Folder
Thanks for stopping by and I hope you leave a comment to let me know you've visited! :)

Friday, September 3, 2010

Bouquet Bunch Birthday

Hey there stampers! Thanks for stopping by!
Today's card uses the Bouquet Bunch stamp set and All Holidays for the sentiment and of course....left over card kits! ;)


  • STAMPS: Bouquet Bunch, All Holidays
  • INK: Jet Black Stazon, SU Markers
  • PAPER: Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie, Not Quite Navy, Whisper White
  • ACCESSORIES: Hemp Twine, Dimensionals
  • TOOLS: 3/4" and Itty Bitty Shapes Punches

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Thanks so Much

Hey there stampers! Hope you are doing well!
Today's card uses more left over card kits ( I am bound and determined to use them all up!!)and the new Level One Hostess stamp set called Punch Potpourri.  I love this set as it coordinates with our punches!


  • STAMPS: Pocket Silhouettes, Punch Potpourri
  • INK: Perfect Plum, Basic Black
  • PAPER: Perfect Plum, Pale Plum, Whisper White, Old Olive
  • ACCESSORIES: Dimensionals
  • TOOLS: Word Window Die, Elegant Bouquet Embossing Folder, 2 Step Bird Punch, Word Window Punch, Decorative Label Punch (in the new Holiday Mini)