Special Ink . Stamp . Share Blog Hop ~ Anything Goes!

Once again  I am thrilled to be taking part  in the Ink . Stamp . Share blog hop,  we are a group of Stampin’ Up!®️Demonstrators from around the globe here to bring you inspiration through creativity!

You will have either arrived from  Sue’s  post or starting here ~ either way WELCOME . This month’s theme is ANYTHING GOES!

At the beginning of the year Stampin’ UP! introduced the Umbrella Builder Punch to go along with the coordinating  Under My Umbrella Stamp Set (which has the most delious pair of welly boots – which is very on-point at the moment) Anyway, I am so thrilled,  these are now part of the 2020 -2021 Annual Catalog!

I like to see if I can make my goodies do more that one thing so I have used the punch to create a flower!

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Fond Farewell ~ Crafting Forever Inspirational Card

Welcome back to my corner of the world

I cannot remember a time in my life that I have been bored – there has always been something for me to do  ranging from reading, weeding my flower beds, baking bread or cakes, sewing on a button, even clearing out a cupboard or drawer or crafting – I think all of these are ‘creative’ in some way so I have really loved the Crafting Forever Stamp set particularly the ‘Do Something Creative Every Day” greeting.

Today’s card uses just this stamp along with the Daisy and Medium Daisy Punches.  The Crafting Forever Stamp set is about to retire along with the Gold Faceted Gems I used for the center of my daisy!

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Card Class to Go – One For All

Today I am offering a chance for you to take one of my classes in the comfort of your own  home! It features the One for All Stamp Set and you will get to make 2 each of 4 different designs of cards, these are exclusive to this on-line class.

There are 3 options – the first of which includes a brand new  stamp set and the Early Expresso Ink Pad

Read on for more details……………….
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Christmas in July Blog Hop

Welcome to the Christmas in July Blog Hop – a collection of ideas from Stampin’ UP! demonstrators all over the globe showcasing  the brand new and fantastic ‘Carols of Christmas’ bundle which has a stamp set with the same name and the ‘Card Front Builder Thinlets Dies.You will have come from Betty Bickford ~ I just hope my card is up to the same standard.

Each of us has been asked to design a card using this bundle and other products from the current 2017 – 2018 annual catalog.

When I saw the bundle for the first time it literally screamed GOLD heat embossing to me so that was my starting point, I chose very traditional colors of Cherry Cobbler and Very Vanilla to compliment the gold.
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Its that time of year again – Sale-a-bration time!



The new Occasions catalog goes LIVE today ~ January 4th.

This 55 page mini catalog is filled to the brim with new products – stamps, designer papers, dies and embellishments. There’s truly something for everyone!  If you shopped with me in 2016 you will be receiving a catalog over the next few days, if you did not shop with me and would like a catalog – send me an email and I will get one straight into the post for you!  Click here to see the PDF version

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