Category Archives: Big Shot Ideas

Tutorial: Handmade Box

Tutorial: Handmade Box! My last post featured a custom designed box. Today I am sharing my Tutorial: Handmade Box. I am featuring a couple different Designer Series Papers so you can see what a versatile box it can be. Supplies: 4-1/2” x 6” – Designer Series Paper of Choice 4-7/16” x 5-15/16” – Coordinating Cardstock Simply Scored… Read More »

Spotlight Technique… with Inside the Lines!

Spotlight Technique: with Inside The Lines! Sale-A-Bration is almost over so I am featuring some of the FREE Sale-A-Bration products in the next few posts. Today it is the Inside the Lines Designer Series Paper, featuring the Spotlight Technique. Stampin’ Up!’s Inside the Lines designer series paper can be earned for FREE until the end of this month. It… Read More »

3D Fall Christmas Trees Projects!

3D Fall Christmas Trees Projects! I continue my Fall Christmas Trees collection with a couple of 3D Fall Christmas Trees projects that are easy to find the time to create during the busy holiday season. Both use the Stitched with Cheer and Paisleys & Posies stamp sets, and the same fall colors as my previous Fall Christmas Trees… Read More »

August Stamping Specials!

Stampin’ Up! has a couple August Stamping Specials! Did you know that Stampin’ Up! has a couple August Stamping Specials? One of the August stamping specials is a NEW photopolymer stamp set and Thinllits Dies bundle – Thoughtful Branches – that is only available this month… or while supplies last. The Thoughtful Branches stamp set includes… Read More »

Watercoloring Technique: “Making it Yours!”

Today’s watercoloring technique: “Making it Yours!” Today’s featured watercoloring technique: “Making it Yours” card is the final in my Pretty Kitty series of cards… for now at least. How did I “Make it Mine!”? I had a calico kitten as my first pet and the memory of it has stayed with me throughout the years, so… Read More »

Open House: Botanical Gardens Calendar Card!

Do you ever have days where you get so busy focusing on one task that you completely forget about another?!? That is exactly what happened with me this past week. I was doing so well with sharing ideas with you, then I needed to prepare for, and host, my Occasions Catalog Open House and didn’t… Read More »

Bloomin’ Love Tag A Bag!

Oh My Goodness! I am so excited to share today’s Bloomin’ Love Tag project with you! It’s a Tag A Bag using the Blooming’ Love stamp set and some card stock hearts that I created templates for. The templates are sized specifically for the Bloomin’ Hearts Framelits Dies and the heart image in Bloomin’ Love! Valentine’s… Read More »

Strip Quilted Love Blossoms Card!

Strip Quilted Love Blossoms Card! More scraps means more scrappy cards… so here is a Strip Quilted Love Blossoms card featuring the Love Blossoms Product Suite from Stampin’ Up!’s Occasions catalog. (Note: You can find my photo tutorial on how to create the Scrappy Strip Panel on my Tutorials page!) The heart focal point on today’s card is… Read More »