10 Stampin’ Up! Cards You Can Make In Minutes – Part 6

Stampin' Up! Nautical themed masculine card

I think I've been hanging out at the shops too much lately because today's card reminds me of Tommy Hilfiger clothes, with that all-American preppy look. With this card I was going for a clean nautical look which is so far from my usual style but I think I really like it.  Depending on who I'm … [Read more...]

Card In A Box for Teens

Right view of card in a box

It's occurred to me that while I've made a bunch of these "Card In A Box" cards, I haven't shared any with you!  Ahhh! I hope I'm forgiven.  So here's one I made recently for one of my sons.  I usually make a 'fandom' card for him based on some TV show or video game that he enjoys but this year he … [Read more...]

Teenage Boy Birthday Card

Stampin' Up! Teenage Birthday card

A little change of pace from my usual girly cards!  With twin sons, I often have some masculine birthday cards to make.  This week though being tired after a horrible virus, I felt my "teen boy cards creativity" was asleep but I had to get the card made asap.  What to do?  I was flicking through the … [Read more...]

Some birthday madness

Mosaic Madness Birthday

Mosaic Madness that is!  I'm really having lots of fun using this stamp set and the more I use it the more confident I'm getting with it. This is a good card to make if you need to make multiples of the same card.  Simply stamp all the mosaic images then punch them all out.  After embossing the … [Read more...]

Monogram Card

Beau Chateau Monogram Card

I'm cheating a little today and showing you a card that I made a little while ago.  I was going through my photos and found it so I thought I'd share it. I kept the main part of the card very simple because the middle part is quite fancy. The patterned paper has been sponged around the edges with … [Read more...]

Elegant Birthday Card

Elegant Birthday Card

I have a confession to make ;)  When I make a card for someone who's not in the 'card world', I like to use heat embossing.  I remember when I first saw gold embossing and I was blown away that could be done by just anyone - not just Hallmark!  So now, I like to use gold embossing for non-stampers … [Read more...]

Pretty In Pink Doily Card

Pink doily card

I got busy today doing a bit of cleaning around the house so this afternoon I treated myself to a bit of cardmaking.  Unfortunately the cleaning didn't extend itself to my craft desk and after a week of creating it's looking, well... creative! Today's card is one that I think you could change the … [Read more...]