OnLine card class “More with dies”

if you’ve read my blog before, you know that I love OnLine Card Classes with Jennifer McGuire and Kristina Werner.  Another series had just started this morning, doing more with your dies.  Really interesting.

So, here is my first day homework.  Today, the lesson was about using Word dies. 

I have tried the technique shown […]

Bon Voyage

I have a lot of new cards to share… but I have to take photos of them first…

So here is one new one:


This is a Bon Voyage card for a friend. The inside is a Pop Up (I love those…)…

Here is the inside:


The front of the card:


Cosmic Shimmer #2

The second card I made with the Cosmic Shimmer flakes.


Card size: 5 x 7″

Card base: Brown Stampin’Up Cardstock

Background stamp: Newsprint S5601 Newspaper Background by Hero Arts, stamped with My Favorite Thing Hybrid ink, then embossed with clear powder.

Punched border: Martha Stewart Border punch

Gilded leaves: Stenciled with Color box […]

OnLine Card Class Stretch your stamps 2 – WPlus9 Fresh Florals

The last few days, in the Online Card Class Stretch Your stamps 2, the subjects were floral stamps… so many techniques to try…

I needed to do a few cards, so I was inspired to use my WPlus9 Fresh Florals set. I used it in the conventional way… Multiple stamping of each flower and leave […]

Online Card Class – Stretch your stamps 2 – Day 2

I am taking an Online Card Class again – this one is called Stretch your Stamps 2….

It is very informative and I recommend it to everyone… I have been stamping for 20 years and I still learn something new, or get reminded of a technique I haven’t used in a while… like this one […]

Never Ending Card for 60th birthday

I have made this type of card many times before. A few years ago, I even did a tutorial in both French and English.

You can find the tutorials here: in English, en Français

I made this card and forgot to post it… so here it is now:

The front of the card (closed)


Another PNC (Pop ‘N Cuts) card

Here is another PNC (Pop ‘N Cuts) card using Karen Burniston dies and embossing folder.

Here is the card:

The card open:

and a side view of the opened card:


I used the PNC die by Karen Burniston: Mug and heart Sizzix #658374 Link: Mug and heart die

The cup was […]

Class at BBG Studio

I will be teaching a class at BBG Studio on Saturday August 17th, from 10:30 to 12:30 pm. This will be my first class at BBG Studio! So exciting!

I hope that you will join us!

Here are the cards that we will be making:


The cards use the same stamp and […]

Hero Arts Painted Flower card #3

Another card I made with the Hero Arts Painted Flower Stamp. I inked it with PaperTrey Ink Pure Poppy ink. I fussy cut and popped up the flower with foam dots. The leaves were inked with Memento markers.

The circle was stamped with a Hero Arts stamp and inked with Paper Trey Ink Palette ink […]

Hero Arts Painted Flower Card #2

Here is a second card I made with the Hero Arts stamp “Painted Flower”, K5767.

Here is the card:

Here is the “Vine” video:

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The image was stamped with PaperTray Ink Pure Poppy ink, the leaves were inked with Memento Markers.

The circle image is an […]