Tuesday, July 19, 2016

New Shipment Just Arrived and Jen's Class

You'll have a blast of fun with these super adorable stamp sets with coordinating dies.  Sweet huh?

How 'bout "framing" the images with these stitched dies.  A great way to add focus to your images.

Jen will teach you this awesome ghosting technique in her class.  You'll be making these 3 beautiful cards.  Call Michelle to reserve your spot.  This technique can be used for card for all occasions.

Date:         Friday, July 22
Time:        5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Cost:         $18.00
Supplies:   Distress tool, craft mat, adhesive, scissors, Zig pens, watercolor brush, Hero Arts white
                  ink, and stencils.

Thanks for stopping by.

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Have a Magical Day

Here's a fun card combining the "Peek-a-Boo Circle Window" and the "Slide on Over" dies to create a shaker card.   To view a tutorial on making shaker card, click here.

The "Fairy Friends" set is out-of-this-world darn sweet.

Used the scalloped die from the "Peek-a-Boo Circle Window" set to create the card.

Again, here's a pix of the "Slide on Over" die set.
Yup, Michelle has the above on order.  You'll sure want to add them to your wish list.

The store will reopen on Tuesday, July 19 at 10:00 a.m.

Thanks for stopping by.

Friday, July 15, 2016

I'm in Hog Heaven

Slider cards are so much fun to make.  Here's another sample using images from the "Hog Heaven" set by MFT.   

So many possibilities with this set.  Combine the images to create a fun scene.

This "Slide on Over" die set  is just what we've all been waiting for.  No more measuring and manually cutting.  In case you missed the previous post, click here to see a tutorial on making slider cards.  It's really quite simple.

Thanks for stopping by.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

A Beautiful Day

One of the newest dies by Lawn Fawn is the "Stitched Mountain Borders".  This die would also be great for holiday cards with a snowy foreground.   To create this scene, several images from the "Mini Remix Happy" by TGF were used.  Also, the tree trunk and bird are from the "Cuddly Thanks" mini set by TGF.  Stay tuned because Michelle has these on order.

Look at all of the darling images from the Mini Remix Happy set by TGF.  Too cute.

Here's a pix of the Stitched Mountain Borders by Lawn Fawn.

And the "Cuddly Thanks" clear stamp set by TGF.

Thanks for stopping by.

Monday, July 11, 2016

Ohhhh, "Yay Kites"

This adorable slider card is sure to make someone smile.  Lawn Fawn is whipping up some super cute stamp sets.  Using the "Yay Kites" set, Michelle created this fun slider card.

Look, no more fussy cutting when you use the coordinating dies to cut out your stamped images.  Ohhh, nice!!!!

The "Slide on Over" die set works like a charm.  

Great news, Michelle has the stamp set, coordinating dies, and slider dies on order.

Thanks for stopping by.  Stay tuned for more card samples.

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Mermaids for You

Slider cards are so much fun to create and receive.  Lawn Fawn has come up with the perfect "Slide on Over" dies in several different lengths and curves that will enhance your cards. 

For this card, Michelle used the "Mermaids for You" clear stamp set by Lawn Fawn.  With so many images in this one set, the possibilities are endless.  Click here to view a tutorial on creating slider cards.  

This "Slide on Over" die set by Lawn Fawn is a must-have.

Michelle has the "Mermaids for You" stamp set and "Slide on Over" die set on order.   Be sure to add them to your wish list.  You'll have loads of fun with them.

Stay tuned for more card samples.

Thanks for stopping by.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Miss You Pig Time

Don't you think these are the cutest pigs ever?  Using various images from the "Hog Heaven" set by My Favorite Things, you can create a variety of cute cards.  Stay tuned as we will be posting another card sample using this set.

Check out the number of cute images and hog-themed sentiments from the "Hog Heaven" stamp set.  

To create the stitched circle window for this card, the "Peek-a-Boo Circle Window" by MFT was used.  
Both the "Hog Heaven" stamp set and "Peek-a-Boo Circle Window" die set by MFT are on order. Add them to your wish list because these are hot items you'll have fun playing with.

Stay tuned for more card samples.

Thanks for stopping by.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Photos from June Card Swap, July Card Swap, and Vacation Reminder

As always, our June card swap was a fun-filled day sharing our creations and ideas with each other.  If you'd like to join us for the July Swap, see details below.  Here are the inspiring cards we shared.






Carol S. was so gung-ho, she made 2 cards.

Carol S.

The store will be closed from Wednesday, July 6 thru Monday, July 18.  Reopening on Tuesday, July 19 at 10:00 a.m.

We'll be posting some cards samples while the store is closed.  The samples will include products that Michelle has on order or will be ordering, so we invite you to visit our blog for ideas and inspiration, and to make your wish list.

If you'd like to join us for our July card swap, please call the store between 7/19 thru 7/24 for details and to reserve your spot.

Thank you for stopping by.

Friday, July 1, 2016

Another Shipment Just Arrived, 4th of July Sale Continues, and More

They're here....the M inc 3D Paper Flowers is definitely a must-have.  Create some shimmering flowers and add them to any project for some pizzazz.  

Or how 'bout some butterflies?  Beautiful huh? 

These are some samples as displayed in the store.   Stop by to see them in real life.  You'll be in awe.

The M inc foil reorder also arrived in shimmering gold and silver.

These packets are filled will colorful paper to create your own goodie bags using the Goodie Bag tool.  Click here to view the tutorial.

Our 4th of July sale continues.  Take 20% off your purchase on Saturday, July 2 and Tuesday, July 5.

2 for $1.00 paper - now 3 for $1.00 (more paper were added to the bin)

Taylored Expressions
Memory Box and Poppy Stamps Holiday Release
My Favorite Thing
Die-namics Dies
The Greeting Farm Stamps - Reorders
Lawn Fawn - Reorders
Minc Foil Products

Classes will be announced at a later date.  Stay tuned for updates.

Our next fun-filled card swap will be held on Saturday, July 30 at 2:30 p.m. to $:00 p.m.  We'd love to have you join us.  If you're interested, please call the store for information and to reserve your spot. Deadline to sign up is July 24.

The store will be closed from Wednesday, July 6 to Monday, July 18.  We will reopen on Wednesday, July 19 at 10:00 a.m.

Although the store will be closed for several days, do check back as cards from the June swap and card samples will be posted.

We are so happy to be at our new location at the Manono Marketplace.  Our Grand Opening will be on Saturday, August 6.  Mark your calendars because this will be a day you won't want to miss.  Stay tuned for more updates.

Thanks so much for stopping by.