Remarkable HOT Retreat- Project

Hot Hot Hot!  here are a few gifts….

And when you open the Package:  


8.5 x 5.5 ( 2 pieces) scored at 1 end at 1.25 inches.  glue the scored ends together

Pocket 1:  6-1/8 x 4-3/4, score at 1/2 and 1 on three sides.  two short sides and one long side.  snip short scorelines to form pocket

Pocket 2:  4-3/4 x 7-1/4, score at 1/2″ and 1″ on three sides.  two short sides and one long side.  snip short scorelines to form pocket

And here is what inside:  Altered Notebook, 4 cards and envelopes, mini gel pen

this is made with the Shades of Spring DSP in the Occasions mini.  All card stock and ink match the paper.  Stamps are Upsy Daisy.

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Sometimes I’m Stuck in a Rut…

…an A2 card rut. I love the alternate sizes of cards but don’t always make them. Check out the cute, cute cards and box thats are not A2.

Cards are 4.25 square. Rich Razzleberry looks AMAZING with mellow moss!


6-5/8″ x 12″ rich razzleberry card stock.

score at 1″ in down the long sides

turn and score at 1″, 5-1/2, 6-1/2 and 11″

I used my nestabilities to make the scallop frame and my circle scissors plus to cut the window

stamps: Upsy Daisy

Paper: Mellow moss, Rich Razzleberry, whisper white

Ink: rich razzleberry, mellow moss

Accessories: punch, Movers and shapers magnetic piece to layer with the punch, ribbon, nestabilities, circle scissors plus, brads, acetate for the window

More card kit alternates

Here is the original:

and 2 alternate versions:


alternate versions:

See THIS POST for more design options

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Creative flexibility

I made a few extra samples using my July card kit to show the flexibility. You don’t need to own the stamp set to purchase the kit. Just a little bit of flexibility…

Here is the original card design:

and here are 2 additional samples using the same supplies, just different stamp sets:

And another original card design:

and 2 more alternate versions:

I really like the card with Upsy Daisy and all I did was flip the DSP to make it more chocolate! FUN!

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Stamps: Razzle Dazzle and Upsy Daisy

Paper: Bashful blue, so saffron chocolate chip card stock and designer prints paper.

Ink: to match

Accessories: brads, taffeta ribbon, top note, various punches

Workshop Cards

Last week, during the chaos, I had a workshop.  To make life easy I had to 100% case (copy & steal everything) these cards.  My main goal–to keep them simple since there were some new stampers in the group.  We had lots of fun!

Upsy Daisy original can bee seen HERE

Botanical blooms card by Valerie can be seen HERE

Stamps:  Upsy Daisy, Botanical blooms, Thank you kindly

Paper:  Baja Breeze, Kiwi kiss, riding hood red, bella rose

ink:  Baja Breeze, Kiwi kiss, riding hood red, black

Accessories:  ribbon, wide oval punch, spiral punch