OnLine card class “Stretch your dies” Day 3

i am little late in my homework but I am truly enjoying that class… There is always something to learn even for someone who’s been making cards forever like me…

Today’s lesson was to use your “classic shape dies” in a different way.

I am copying the design that Jennifer McGuire used… Using a heart […]

Bonne Fête Andrée

This one is a birthday card I made for my sister who turned 60 this week – and she is the grandma of Loïc for whom I made the 2 previous cards, so we celebrated them together today!

Here is her card:

Details: The card is 5 x 7″

The image is a stamp […]

Guéris vite Jérémy – Get well soon

My little grand nephew broke his arm… poor little thing… so I made this card for him to cheer him up…


and to make it special, I had to do something inside…. here is that view:

And a close-up of the little animals:

A side view of the Pop-up:



Félicitations pour votre mariage

I made another card for my daughter for a friend…

She saw a card I made before on my blog and wanted something similar…

Here is the card:


Card size 5 x 7, card base: pale blue Stardream, scalloped layers and bow, also Stardeam cardstock

Stamp: Inkadinkado Wedding 97892, stamped in black Memento […]

Bonne Fête!

Just a quick card I made for a male family member… I always find those more difficult to make, but I just re”found” this chef stamp set by Stampin’Up and thought it would make a perfect card for this occasion…

Here is the card:



Stamp: Stampin’Up Voila (Bon Appétit, chef), colored with […]

Bon Voyage (to Japan lucky girl…!) with Pop N Cut suitcase inside

Here is a card I made for a friend who is going to Japan lucky her!

On top of the card, I used a Penny Black Hedgehog image (because they are her favorite, like mine…). the image was colored with Copic markers and Prismacolor crayons. The background paper are very, very old from my stash […]

Penny Black Christmas cards

If you know my taste in stamps, you’ll know that I love Penny Black stamps. Especially the Christmas ones, and most of all, the hedgehogs. So I could not pass Christmas without making hedgehogs cards!!!

So here are my new Penny Black cards:

(the coloring on the bear looks better in person – that’s […]

Bonne Fête Gabrielle 5 ans

I made this card for my friends’s little granddaughter who will be 5 years old soon.



This is the front of the card. I put 5 stars and the number 5 for a 5th birthday!


Inside the card is a Pop N cut (die from Karen Burniston for Sizzix).



Happy Birthday Joseph

My son, Bobbie, and his wife Marissa, are proud Godparents to a cute little boy, Joseph, who turned one on Christmas Eve.

Marissa asked me to make a special card for him. This is what I did…

This is the outside:



The image is a stamp by Penny Black “Let’s party” 4137K.


Thank you with

I made a thank you card for a friend using the very different “LaBlanche” stamp. These stamps are different because they are thick (a block), not really rubber, some kind of polymer, are are very detailed and deeply etched, so they stamp very well. They usually have a lot of dark spaces (shadows) so it’s […]