I love creating beautiful cards to give to friends.  Recently my wife and I traveled to Florida to stay for a week with friends.  They have a beautiful condo right on the beach and we had such a nice time.  I wanted to create a beachy sea shell thank you card to send to them and the…

Read More

I love making Christmas cards!  And I love when a great card comes together.  I made holiday cards for my last monthly class. I decided to use the Beautiful Blizzard stampset and coordinating die for this card.  I have really started to embrace using vellum paper and I think it really finishes this card off nicely.…

Read More

DYI Your Bokeh Have you ever looked through Pinterest and saw a certain stampset being used over and over again? Well when I went to my trusted Pinterest search for Dandelion Wishes Stampin’ Up! stampset, I kept coming up with a card style that included using Stampin’ Up! “Bokeh Dots” stampset.  I loved the look,…

Read More

5 Year Wedding Anniversary My wife and I married in Maui 5 years ago, before marriage was legal in all 50 states for same-sex couples.  We have since gotten married legally but we consider June 21st our wedding anniversary.  And now since I’m into card making… its no surprise she expects a beautiful card every…

Read More

So I was contacted by my good friend Debbie who wanted a cute birthday card to give to her niece, who was turning 16th.  I asked her if she had any specific requests and she said she wanted the number 16 prominent on the card and asked that I use subtle colors. I had just…

Read More

Taught a stamp class at the Woodford County Library today and this is one of the cards we made.  It highlights the Star of Light stamp set and coordinating Starlight Framelits.  I’m really digging this color palette with this stamp set.  There are tons of really pretty cards being made with this stamp set.  Check…

Read More