Category Archives: Occasions

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 »

Altered Handmade “Hanging” Pad and Gift Box!

Altered Handmade “Hanging” Pad and Gift Box! I’m continuing my theme of Sale-A-Bration products today with an Altered Handmade “Hanging” Pad and Gift Box using the Inside the Lines Designer Series Paper. Both are examples of “more coloring”. They are small items so they don’t take very long to makee. I started creating these altered… Read More »

Technique: Using Scenery Papers!

Using Scenery Papers! Using Scenery Papers can be difficult. The Serene Scenery Designer Series Paper Stack falls into this category. It is perfect for quick cards by adding a saying but most of the nature patterns featured are large and out of proportion for images. My last post featured the beach pattern, along with the Beautiful You stamp… Read More »

Black – White with a POP of Color!

Black – White with a POP of Color! I participated in a recent challenge where the theme was Black – White with a POP of color. Today’s projects are the result of that challenge. (Note: I’ll be sharing another project I created for the challenge next week, so be watching for it.) I hadn’t played with my… Read More »

Honeycomb Happiness… Ice Cream Cones!

I hope you have been enjoying my posts featuring the Honeycomb Happiness stamp set that you earn for FREE during Stampin’ Up!’s Sale-A-Bration promotion. I am ending the Honeycomb Happiness series of cards today with the ice cream cone image. When I think of ice cream cones I think about parties and special treats, so I wanted… 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 »