Puttin’ on the Ritz

Today I am featuring a card I made for the Mojo Monday Challenge.   Here is the sketch: The card evolved as I added elements tossing out pieces and adding others.  In the end it looks ritzy with the silver glitter paper, silver embossing powder and the red rhinestones.  The Stampin' Up Holiday catalog Festive Flurry bundle is the centerpiece to this card.  I used silver embossing powder to make them shine against the Cherry…

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Celebrate – New Beginnings

I hope you had a great weekend.  On Saturday, we loaded our car to the gills and took our oldest son back to school to begin his Sophomore year.  Having the whole family together for a road trip – Priceless! Next, our younger son starts his senior year in high school tomorrow.  So we are on the brink of new beginnings. A dear colleague at work became a grandmother last week and I created this…

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A Little Lovely Romance

Today's card was about creating my own background by using one stamp from the Lovely Romance Stamp set. Using my Stamp-a-ma-jig I created this great design.  To make sure the design did not get too overwhelming I stamped off every other stamp to alternate the intensity of the Old Olive ink on the Very Vanilla card stock.  If you look closely you can see the variation in the color. Here is a photo of the…

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Stampin’ Up Single Stamps – New Holiday Collection Just Announced!

Want to purchase just one new stamp for your holiday tags or cards? Then this new Stampin' Up promotion is perfect for you. You can order any one of the stamps in the New Holiday Collection of Single stamps or if you can't decide get all five! All five stamps in the collection are brand new and will only be available for a limited time.   I just couldn't pass up the label tag that…

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