Category Archives: Project 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 »

Celebrate Handmade Box

Celebrate Handmade Box! I happened to be attending a birthday gathering a couple of weeks ago and I wanted to take some party favors for the event. I used Inside the Lines Designer Series Paper and the Black & White with a “POP” of Color Challenge to come up with this cute little Celebrate handmade… 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 »

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 »

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 »

Technique: Paper Piecing

Technique: Paper Piecing In my last post I featured the Beautiful You stamp set from Stampin’ Up! using black and white with a splash of red using paper piecing. Today I continue with the paper piecing technique only this time the featured paper is the 6″x6″ Serene Scenery Designer Series Paper Stack. Paper piecing is… 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 »

Split Panel I LOVE Swaps Card!

I LOVE Swaps! If you are a regular reader then you know I LOVE swaps! Yesterday I shared the results of our Stampin’ Up! unit’s Occasions catalog and Sale-A-Bration brochure swap that was held last month. I continue the theme today by sharing my second project for the swap. It is my first ever Split… 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 »