A Nautical Card By The Dock for Make My Monday

Masculine Birthday Card using By the Dock by Stampin' Up!

Welcome to another challenge at Make My Monday! It’s such a great theme – “Summer Activities.” I’m sure you have someone to make a card for on your list that would love this! I am getting into our family’s birthday season so this one will be for my DH who,…

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Beautiful World Father’s Day Card for the Alphabet Challenge

Father's Day Card Featuring Beautiful World Stamp Set by Stampin' Up!

We are onto the next letter of our Alphabet Challenge – D is for Dry Embossing. I absolutely love to dry emboss on my cards because it adds wonderful texture. In the new Annual Catalog, the brand new Old World Paper embossing folder added just the vintage look I was…

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Masculine Mountain Air Birthday Card for Fun Fold Friday

Masculine Card Using Mountain Air and By The Dock by Stampin' Up!

I finally found some time in my craft room to create this card that has been in my mind for a while. Building a scenic card is a challenge for me but really wanted to try it. In the end, it took me about three sessions to get it all…

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Thoughtful Branches Autumn Card for the Sisterhood of Crafters

Clean & Simple Autumn Featuring Thoughtful Branches by Stampin' Up!

  We are starting a new challenge at the Sisterhood of Crafters, “Clean & Simple” hosted by Vickie. Honestly, I can’t think of any other words in the stamping vocabulary that give me more feelings of dread than “clean & simple.” It’s definitely not my style. So, I’m here to…

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Rooted in Nature Holiday Card for Hand Stamped Sentiments

Holiday Card Featuring Winter Woods and Rooted In Nature by Stampin' Up!

  The next challenge at Hand Stamped Sentiments is a sketch challenge that you are sure to love! When I did a little cleaning around my craft table this week, I rediscovered some great items in my stash box where I keep all kinds of papers that were cut for cards…

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Sailing Home Calendar Easel Card for Cardz 4 Galz

Calendar Easel Card Featuring Sailing Home by Stampin' Up!

  The next challenge at Cardz 4 Galz is “Shades of Brown” and Lynda is our host. This theme worried me just a tad. How can you make it special? Well, I am just amazed at our very talented design team and should never have worried for a second! You…

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