Celebration Time for FMS #297

Stampin Up Birthday Card idea Michelle Gleeson Celebration Time FMS297 Stampinup SU

Basic Black and Whisper White are always in style. Add the Celebration Time stamp set and Pick A Pattern Washi Tape to get a wow factor. Today’s card was created for a dear friend whose birthday is this week and it was inspired by this week’s Freshly Made Sketch Challenge. The base of my card is 5″ x 5″ followed by a layer 1/4″ smaller. Then the focal point was created using 4 1/4″ and…

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Happy Wishes Birthday Card

WPlus9 Happy Wishes Bundle SU 2017-2019 In-Colors Michelle Gleeson Birthday card idea

Today I created my own Designer Series Paper using stamps from WPlus9 Happy Wishes stamp set. I used the 2017-2019 In-Colors Tranquil Tide, Fresh Fig and Berry Burst along with the 2016-2018 In-Color Sweet Sugarplum. I used Clear Wink of Stella over all the Sweet Sugarplum flowers however I was not able to capture it in the photos. The word Wishes was cut using the coordinating Happy Wishes dies. I cut it four times and…

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YOU are Simply Amazing for FMS296

I was inspired by this week’s sketch over at Freshly Made Sketches to join in the fun. Such a clean and simple layout provided a lot of latitude to create. I am enjoying working with the Stampin’ Up! Foil Frenzy Designer Series Paper (DSP) so I used that as my focal point. I added a mat of Lemon Lime Twist card stock to bring the color out in the foil dots. The die and sentiment…

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Love with all your Heart

Stampin Up Beautiful Bouquet Bundle Ribbon of Courage Sweetheart embossing folder encouragement card idea Michelle Gleeson Stampinup SU

Last night I picked up our youngest son from the airport for a last minute quick weekend trip home. I was so excited and a friend of mine said, “It is wonderful to love so deeply”. I gave her a resounding YES. To love with all your heart is a wonderful feeling. We sat around the table and enjoyed a wonderful dinner, great wine, and robust conversation. As I went to bed, I thought how…

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