Another Online card class Clean and Simple 4 card

This technique was shown by Jennifer McGuire on Day 3 for the “Background” techniques. I gave it 3 tries and couldn’t it to work.

The technique is to ink your background with Die ink, then stamp your image over the background with Versamark ink and the image will appear as a white shadow on the […]

Clean and Simple 4 class

I am taking an Online class again. I really love these. Even though I have been stamping for over 20 years, I always find some new technique to learn. And these are fun – lots of videos and exemples…. This class is called Clean and Simple 4.

On Day 3, the technique was about background.


Enjoy your new home

A card I made for my daughter’s friend who just moved…



Card size: 6 x 6″

Dies: Poppystamps: Madison House Set #883, Picket Fence #827, Delicate Cloud Border #1101, Gentle leaf #807, Classic Ribbons (for greeting – computer generated) #1005, Leaf Spring border (for greenery in flower box) #1002, Wildflower patch (in […]

Bonne Fête Bertrand

Une autre carte que j’ai oubliée….

Another card I forgot to share…


Card size: 5 x 7

Stripes background: Impression Obsession Cover a card.

Frame around photo: Memory Box die Debutante frame (solid frame for photo) #98297 and Vaudeville frame (around photo) #98298

Ribbon: Navy Blue Stampin’Up

Card base: Stardream blue cardstock.

My […]

Penny Black Flowers

I fell in love with this stamp from Penny Black. I decided to remove some of the collage to make my card and kept only part of the butterfly. I cut the tag with a Penny Black die set. I added the full butterfly on top of the tag. I colored the flowers with Memento […]

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 […]

Thank you cards for my birthday/ Cartes de remerciement pour ma fête

On June 1st, my family did a Surprise birthday party for me (for my 60th, chut don’t tell :)….).

A lot of my friends and family were there – it was a very nice party!

Here are the Thank You cards I made to send to everyone:

(there were a lot more (18 altogether), but […]

Happy Birthday Bobbie

I have just realized that since we celebrated my son Bobbie’s birthday the day before we left for Florida in March, that I haven’t blogged his birthday card!!!

Here is a photo of the birthday boy:



And here is a photo of the card I made for him:





Bella Bouquet card

I have some new dies to use – this one is from Memory Box and is called Bella Bouquet.

I made this birthday card for my Sister-in-Law Cherie.

Here is the card (sorry it is a little fuzzy, ,my camera battery is dead, so I took the photo with my IPad.)





Another Valentine’s day card

Here is another Valentine’s day card I made for a class (in January).



Supplies: White stardream for card base 10” x 7” (card size: 5 x 7”)

Fushia pink cardstock: 4 ¾” x 5 ¾””, and 4 ¾” x 1” and 4 ¾” x 1 ½” (border)

Pink stardream for solid heart