Geared Up Garage

When I first saw the 2019 Occasions Catalog, I was excited to see several stamp sets that will be great for creating masculine themed cards.  Most of my customers tell me that masculine cards are the hardest ones for them to design. Below you can see one of the cards that we’ll be making at my first class in January.  It features the Geared Up Garage stamp set which will also be the featured stamp…

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Celebrate Jess Simonis!

Happy 13th Birthday to my granddaughter,  Jessalyn Simonis. While it is wonderful to celebrate your birthday on the same day as Jesus, it can be easy to have your birthday overlooked during the excitement of the Christmas holiday.  I wanted to make a special card for Jessalyn that was not red & green and Christmas-y. This year is especially significant as Jessalyn becomes a teenager. The card gives you a sneak peek at some new…

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Beautiful Day

On Tuesday, at our weekly card class, I helped fellow Demonstrator, Diana Buckingham teach the class.  Here is one of the cards she designed. The focal die cut from the Eastern Medallions Thinlits and the Detailed Trio Punch corners made for one elegant looking card!  Change the sentiment and this card design is suitable for many different occasions. Stamp Set – Beautiful Day Cardstock – Blackberry Bliss, Whisper White, Silver Glimmer Paper Ink – Blackberry…

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