Thursday Tip–Stitched Ribbon

Want to coordinate your ribbon with your project but don’t have the right ribbon on hand?  Here’s an easy trick!  Using one of the needles included with our piercing tool kit along with some of our embroidery floss, create stitched ribbon all your own! And here is the card I made with it… Give it … Read more Thursday Tip–Stitched Ribbon

A Valentine’s Lollipop How-To

Do you consider yourself a bargain shopper?  You know how you can get super deals right after Christmas?  Well, you might just want to stock up on some mini candy canes after you see this darling idea! Behold the Candy Cane Valentine’s Lollipop! Cute, right?  Well, here is how you can make your own. STEP … Read more A Valentine’s Lollipop How-To

A Perfect Valentine

Using this month’s Stamp of the Month—Friendship, you can make a stunning Valentine’s Card for your special sweetheart.  Add a touch of dry embossing with sanding to a few layers and you’ve got the makings of a card that will elicit exclamations of ‘wow!’ Supplies used: Friendship Stamp Set Mistletoe Level 2 Paper Pack Black … Read more A Perfect Valentine

On the Table Monday

Today’s ‘On the Table’ shows our Valentine goodies in action.  The kids were working in my studio (or ‘Mommy’s House’ as they like to call it) this weekend creating their Valentine’s for their Preschool friends.  Figured we’d get an early jump start on it!   Have you started your Valentine’s yet?  I’ll be sharing some … Read more On the Table Monday

A Complete Wings Layout

I’m excited to say that I’ve actually placed photos on my first set of Workshop layouts (Wings WOTG) for this year.  Granted, this was my workshop that I did almost 2 weeks ago.  But hey, who’s keeping track! I positively {heart} these photos of the kids.  Hard to believe how much they’ve grown.  Time passes … Read more A Complete Wings Layout

Thursday Tip–Perfect Adhesive with Spray Pen Projects

If you’ve been playing with our wonderful *NEW* Spray Pen, then you know that depending on how much you spray up your paper, it can become a little rippled from becoming wet and then drying again.     Thanks to an impromptu study at Stamp Club this month, we found that using a tape runner … Read more Thursday Tip–Perfect Adhesive with Spray Pen Projects

On the Table Monday

While it’s not completely obvious from my photo, my table is actually cleaner than it usually is.  This is thanks to classes both Saturday and Sunday!     In the photo I’m working on my Year-end Team Awards…highest personal sales, highest online sales, and my personal favorite, highest Operation Smile donations.  Did you know that … Read more On the Table Monday

Thursday Tip–Titles with Stickers

Here’s a great tip for creating quick titles without any anguish of ‘will it fit?’, ‘will it look right?’, etc.   We offer both a great selection of adhesive-backed alphabets through our My Stickease (cardstock-weight stickers) Collections and our Color-Ready Alphabets.  Each of these comes in a clear plastic ziploc bag.  Use this ziploc bag! … Read more Thursday Tip–Titles with Stickers

On the Table Monday

My dear friend, Madeline, had a very fun idea on her blog last week.  Doing a weekly challenge of what’s on your table.  How fun is that?  Doing a picture from the perspective/angle of your table.  I say fun, fun, fun!  So plan on seeing this new weekly feature each Monday.   I’m currently working … Read more On the Table Monday