Another Merry Patterns Christmas Card

Another Merry Patterns Christmas Card

We’re going to use the Merry Patterns stamp set for a second Christmas Card in our class on Thursday evening.  I really like the candles in the stamp set and how easily you can color them with the two-step stamping!  Check them out in this card.

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Merry Patterns Hostess Incentive Stamp

Merry Patterns Hostess Incentive Stamp

The Merry Patterns stamp set has been a fun incentive for hostesses this month!  I wanted to make sure we get some stampin’ fun with it this month during our Christmas Card Class at the Mason Dixon Public Library.  We’re going to use the set for two different cards!Continue reading

Sandy Beach Scrapbook Pages

Sandy Beach Scrapbook Pages

It’s not unusual for me to take pictures of the sand when we’re at the beach.  I’m always thinking about what would make a fun background on a scrapbook page.  One of the beaches in Maine at a really neat look to the sand so of course I took some pictures.  I’ve tried to carry over the texture of the sand into the design of the scrapbook layout.Continue reading

Narrow Gauge Railroad Scrapbook Layout

Narrow Gauge Railroad Scrapbook Layout

While we were in Maine last summer, we visited the Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum in Portland and rode the railroad.

Ethan is a great fan of trains so this was especially of interest to him.  He’s happy about this scrapbook layout.Continue reading

Beach Background Scrapbook Layout

Beach Background Scrapbook Layout

I feel like I make a lot of beach themed scrapbook layouts, but I guess that’s because we love to vacation at the beach once a year and I love to take pictures of it.  Of course our trip to the beaches of Maine was a special treat last year.

We visited a beach on our first full day that had a fun old tree lying on it.  It was right up Jaan’s alley of interest.  Of course I had to get some pictures!Continue reading

Hello Splashy Technique Card

Hello Splashy Technique Card

I shared a fun, splashy card with my Technique Club members this month!  We love learning simple techniques which are fun and easy to repeat.

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Take a Moment to Just Breathe

Take a Moment to Just Breathe

It feels like time for another of those “Just Breathe” cards.  It’s the middle of the week and life is crazy.  Every once in a while we’ve just got to stop for a bit.

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Peace on Earth Carols of Christmas

Peace on Earth Carols of Christmas

I am looking forward to the Carols of Christmas Stamp of the Month classes today.  This is such a fun set, and of course everyone loves the little deer!

I thought I would share one of the cards we will be making today.

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