Woohoo! This is a red-letter day. We are packed with lots of fun today. To start, Laurel Beard of Simply Cardmaking by Laurel is visiting us today and she has brought with her a wonderful project using the Penny Black Santa’s Visit stamp. Check it out below and learn a little bit about Laurel.
As a special treat, we have a giveaway… just in time for the Holidays! YAY! More info below.
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No holiday season is complete for me unless I create at least one wintery scene. There is just something about the serene beauty of wildlife and the stillness of snow. It gets me every time!
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It is always nice to spend some time water coloring, don’t you think? This Christmas Poinsettia card was just the project to relax and start the day.
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Are you thinking about your Christmas cards yet? At our house, we have so many we send out that I have to get a jump on it! Here is one of the creations so far.
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Hello to everyone,
This is Shauna back with you today to share a peaceful and beautiful stamp by Penny Black called Under The Trees. I just love this scene with the charming squirrel and bird exchanging gifts under snowy trees.
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Today I have a Christmas card for you. I have sooo many on my list I thought I better give it a start. This card is using some of the new Penny Black stamps that are always so wonderful!
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Here is a snowy, Christmas forest scene for the nature lover. The Penny Black Nature’s Friends stamp set is the only stamp set you need for this Christmas Winter Wonderland.
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Winter comes in many colors just as our fabulous blogger Sarita, from The Little Princess Cards blog has shown. For some, it is snowy white and for others, the crimson red of Christmas. Sarita has used the very versatile Penny Black’s “Skyward” stamp to present just that beautifully.
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Hello everyone this fine December day,
We are thilled to welcome May Flaum of Craft with May back with us today. It is always so exciting to be part of one of May’s projects. She is one of the most creative and innovative crafters I know. She is so clever! This fun and easy gift card holder is a great example of her boundless creativity! So, keep reading and see what she has done… oh, and don’t forget to pop over to her blog for more artistic and resourceful ideas and check out her 28 Lilac Lane line of embellishments. If you haven’t seen them yet, you are in for a real treat. She packs so much fun into each bottle and kits!
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What better way to ring in December than a card with brightly colored ornaments…’tis the season, isn’t it?
This card was created using the Avery Elle Retro Ornament stamp and die set and the Scalloped Dies by Neat & Tangled. The ornaments in this set really struck a cord with me since I grew up with ornaments just like these! I tried to color them in the old time colors I remember. I’d tell you the decade…but then it would date me!
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