It’s Your Day!


This Fall we are experiencing unusually cold and snowy weather in the Midwest and Northeast. The result is we are having gloriously cool temps in Southwest Florida. This weekend we are having temps in the 60’s so our house is open to bring in the fresh air. These are days you wish you could stop time in order to enjoy it more. Today’s project is a masculine birthday card that was quick easy yet striking…

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Happy WISHes Birthday


When I was in Phoenix a few weeks ago I attended Jennifer Dove’s Copic Boot Camp with friends I met through this crazy paper crafting hobby of ours. I love these gals and we had a great time. Jennifer Dove is an incredibly talented artist and amazing to learn from her. During that week my dear friend, Susan Itell, celebrated her birthday and I created this card for her. I had forgotten to photograph it…

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Daisy Lane Birthday


Most of you know I work full-time and paper crafting is my creative outlet and beloved hobby. While that has not changed I recently changed jobs which is changing my world dramatically. It was time for a new adventure and I have certainly achieved that goal. I went from a position I have been in for many years (19 years with the company) and was very comfortable to a new role with regular travel requirements.…

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Fall Foliage Birthday Celebration

Stampin Up Rooted in Nature Bundle Perennial Birthday Birthday Card Ideas Michelle Gleeson Stampinup SU

As we approach the middle of October I can’t help but think of the parade of colors nature provides us this time of year. It is the time of year I am most homesick for Chicago. Cooler temps, cozy sweaters, football, falling leaves and oh the smells of autumn; the best. So it is no wonder I keep grabbing Fall color combinations these days. Here I used Terracotta Tile, Mango Melody and Daffodil Delight. To…

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