Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Just a few cards tonight.....

Here's a few cards I made up for the Christmas Stamp-A-Stack to showcase. Hope you enjoy them! Will put up more soon.

Lovely as a Tree (again a real favorite stamp set!!)

Stamp Set: Lovely as a Tree
Card Stock: Sage Shadow, Handsome Hunter
Ink: White Craft Ink and Clear Embossing Powder
Embellishments: Sherbet Ribbon Orignals (green velvet)
Punch: Ticket Corner Punch

Dahlia Fold and Lattice Fold

This was a really intricate card to make, but I really enjoyed it. Saw some beautiful ones posted, so had to try it! Yes, I will be happy to do a techniques class on this!!

Stamp Set: Tags on Board
Card Stock: Whisper White, Cerise designer paper, Real Red
Ink: Real Red
Embellishment: Sqare Ice Rhinestone Brad
Punches: 1 3/8" circle punch, large and small oval punches,

Click here for instructions on how to fold the dahlia. I will be happy to share the lattice technique sometime also!!

More holiday cards!!

Stamp Set: Tags on Board
Card Stock: Real Red, Certainly Celery, Dashing Designer Paper, Whisper White
Ink: Real Red, Real Red Stampin' Write Marker and Certainly Celery Stampin Write Marker, Gel Pen
Embellishment: 5/8" Real Red Grosgrain Ribbon
Punches: Scallop Circle, 1 1/4" Circle, 1" Circle, Large and Small Oval & ticket Corner Punch

Stamp Set: Tag on Board
Card Stock: Real Red, Whisper White, Certainly Celery, Dashing Designer Prints
Ink: Real Red
Embellishments: Square Ice Rhinestone Brad
Punches: Scallop Circle, 1 3/8" and 1" Circle, Slit Punch (for the scallops)

Frosty - One of my all-time favorite sets - can't do the holidays without Frosty!

Stamp Set: Frosty
Card Stock: Real Red, Whisper White, Dashing Designer Prints
Ink: Basic Black, Stampin Write Markers (to color Frosty), Craft Real Red Ink (to emboss Happy Holidays with Clear Embossing Powder)
Embellishments: Bold Brights 1 Eyelets

Criss Cross Holiday Card

I just had to try out the Criss Cross Card. What fun!!

Stamp Sets: In the Spotlight (Hostess), Doodle This, So Many Sayings (Hostess)
Card Stock: Real Red, Whisper White, Certainly Celery, Dashing Designer Papers
Ink: Rear Red
Embellishments: Square Ice Rhinestone Brad, Jumbo Eyelets
Punches: Scallop Circle Punch, Round Tab Punch

For directions on how to make a Criss Cross Card, check out the resource page on Splitcoast Stampers web site by clicking here

Here's is the insert in the Criss Cross Card - I can imagine placing a family picture on this with the slit punch and using it as a really special holiday card!!

So MANY possibilities with this type of card. I have truly fallen in love with the designer papers. Don't forget they are Buy 3 Get 1 Free through the 30th of November. Email me at if you would like to take advantage of this great deal!!

Cerise Merry Christmas

Stamp Set: Holiday & Wishes
Card Stock: Whisper White, Real Red, Cerise Designer Papers
Ink: Real Red
Embellishments: Bold Brights Brads
Punches: Scallop Circle Punch, Round Tab Punch (to back the Scallop Circle Punch - see tutorial below), 1 3/8" punch, Photo Corners


Stamp Sets: Year After Year, Holidays & Wishes
Card Stock: Creamy Caramel, Pumpkin Pie, So Saffron Designer Prints, Whisper White, Sage Shadow
Ink: Pumpkin Pie
Embellishments: Moss Gingham Ribbon, Square Fire Rhinestone Brad, Sponge Daubers
Punch: Ticket Corner Punch


chelemom said...

Wow you sure have been busy! These are fantastic!!!

Flossie's Follies said...

wow, you have been busy, these are some great cards. You are a very talented lady.

Jan Farring said...

Thank you chelemom. I get in these moods.....LOL!! Jan

Rochelle W said...

Super cute. Love the criss cross card.