Unite & Exite, Congratulations

Hi, Stampers.  I have to tell you how much fun Sunday was!  Stampin' Up! had a "Unite & Excite" event in Livermore, CA.  That is NOT close to my house.  I drove 2.5 hours to Fairfield and met up with fellow Stampin' Pretty Pal, Maggie Mata of Maggie Made ...
Medocino Coast Craft Fair

Medocino Coast Craft Fair

Hi Stampers.  I hope you enjoyed your weekend.  I made an escape from the summer heat by heading to the northern California coast this weekend for a craft fair in the town of Mendocino.  If you have ever seen the TV show "Murder She Wrote" - then ...
Simple Gate Fold

Simple Gate Fold

Hi there, Stampers!  Today's card is a simple one. It's a gate fold card made with the Stampin' Up! Work Of Art stamp set.A gate fold card starts with a 8.5" x 5.5" piece of card stock, scored 2 1/8" for either side.  This makes for a 5.5" x 4.25" card - like ...
Traveler Swap Card

Traveler Swap Card

Hi there stampers! I hope you are having a fabulous week so far - are you living the life you've imagined?  I just love this saying from our Really Good Greetings stamp set. This is one of my swap cards for convention next week. Today's card started out with ...
Friday BBQ Punch Art

Friday BBQ Punch Art

Woohoo!  We did it, Stampers!  We made it to Friday!!!  We are approaching our last weekend in June.  Summer is in full swing now and so is barbeque season!  So, I only found it fitting when a good customer of mine requested 10 custom ...
Fishy Thank You Card

Fishy Thank You Card

Hi there stampers.  I am glad to see you made it through yet another Monday!  Today's card was a custom order for a friend.  She wanted a Thank You card for a guy who brings her fresh salmon.  Doesn't that sound yummy?  She is so lucky!I started with the ...
Thank You, Godspeed

Thank You, Godspeed

Hi there stampers!  I hope you enjoyed your weekend...  They are always SO SHORT to me!  But, there are alot of military out there that don't get weekends off.  So, I have to learn to appreciate what I have.  My weekends off and my ...
Fishy Thank You

Fishy Thank You

Happy Monday, stampers!  I hope you had a good weekend.  Yesterday it was 106 degrees in Ukiah, so we headed for the coast!  We spent the day in Fort Bragg, CA and visited Glass Beach.  From 1906 to 1949, the ocean WAS the city dump. I can't ...