Category Archives: Valentine

Stripes and hearts

I was so happy to see two valentine sets in the 2018 Occasions Catalog.  I never tire of hearts, so Heart Happiness gave me lots to play with; I couldn’t wait to put ink to rubber to paper! This layout … Continue reading

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Lovely heart

As I was coloring heart images for yesterday’s card, I thought about the Lovely Words Thinlits, new in the 2017-2018 Annual Catalog.  I was able to earn the set of dies as a half-price item on an order last year, … Continue reading

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Floral heart

I can’t overstate how much I love coloring with the Stampin’ Up! Blends.  These alcohol markers are so smooth and the colors so beautiful — well, it’s hard to put them down! The image on this January camp card (planning … Continue reading

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Panda window

I’m not sure why, but not every stamper is in love with the Party Pandas in this year’s Sale-A-Bration offerings. Even so, it’s the most popular freebie that has been chosen to date. I used it for two camp cards … Continue reading

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Every single day

I thought I already had a valentine for my sweetheart, but when I designed my January camp projects, I couldn’t resist using the same “brushed embossing” technique on this card: I love this sentiment from Sure Do Love You, but … Continue reading

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To You with Love

When I first saw the 2017 Holiday Catalog in Thailand back in July (I know!), I was fascinated by the Mini Treat Bag on page 45: As if the buffalo check was not fabulous enough, the pink and vellum and gold … Continue reading

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Get ready for bear arms (part 2)

Thanks for returning to see my little tutorial on how to create the bear-holding-heart effect!  Here’s the original stamped and cut image.  Note how the arms are out and curved upward.  Hi, buddy! Now we’re going to do a little … Continue reading

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Get ready for bear arms (part 1)

Haha!  I know you think this is a get-ready-for-spring fitness post and I’ve made an embarrassing grammar slip.  In truth, it’s about this card for the Kindergartner, which I snuck into his locker last week for a Valentine’s Day morning … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day

I hope your day is special — or that you make it so for someone else! Sealed With Love Photopolymer Stamp Set [142815] Crumb Cake Classic Stampin’ Pad [126975] Versamark Pad [102283] Blushing Bride 8-1/2″ X 11″ Card Stock [131198] … Continue reading

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Hello, Love!

This week we’ve been working on valentines for the Kindergarten class.  It’s slow-going with a 6-yo who is more interested in playing “campsite,” the continuing game of constructing a series of walls from broken-down Stampin’ Up! boxes.  This picture is … Continue reading

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