Getting geared up for the best Stampin’ Up! convention ever!

Coming to you live from Salt Lake City . . . had a great dinner with stampin' friends, chillin' in the hotel with my roomies and settling down to show off some more downline cards before I start sharing my convention swaps!     This card was shared by Christine Pierce.  She used one of my favorite new exclusive hostess sets, Simply Sketched. Supply List: Stamps:  Simply Sketched (#129672) Paper:  Watercolor Paper (#122959); Soft Suede …

More handmade card ideas from my Impressive in Ink stampers!

  I am so blessed to have such talented stampers on my team!  (Impressive in Ink is the name and it describes them to a "T"!)  Recently we did what I called an "easy peasy" swap in which they only had to make one card to be displayed on a voting board.  I shared the winners last week, but I just have to share how awesome the competition was!  While these cards didn't win. . …

Simple Gift Card Holder using Pop n’ Cuts Card Base

  I get really excited to find additional ways to use the things I already own . . . especially the accessories I have for my Big Shot!   You can make this adorable gift card holder by adding a couple of score lines!  (This came in extra handy for graduate gifts this summer!)   Here's the inside of the gift card holder. First, cut your 4 1/4" x 11 " cardstock with the Pop …

Handmade Masculine card using Wetlands stamp set

I've been working on swaps for convention for the past several weeks. . . and yes, even while at the lake over the 4th!  (It turned out to be a great rainy day activity while still enjoying the feel of vacation!)  I'll be giving sneak peeks ocassionally, but will have to show restraint as some are for special swaps that I can't show off too early! The layout for this card was inspired by one …