Eva, the Budding Stamper!

Catherine Christmas, Projects

My 7 year old has been doing a lot of stamping lately and I think she’s getting kind of good!  You may remember the card she made for her big sister HERE.  Over the past few days she has been working on her birthday thank you cards.  I can honestly …

Making Photo Cards for Christmas

Catherine Christmas, Projects, Videos

It’s always nice to send a photo with your Christmas Card and it is really easy to incorporate the photo INTO your card!  I filmed this video a few weeks ago when I was just beginning to make Holiday Cards.  Stampin’ Up Supplies: Hand Penned Holiday Stamp Set (mini catalog) …

Mass Producing Christmas Cards #6: Letters to Santa Designer Series Paper

Catherine Christmas, Gallery, Projects, Videos

Welcome to the 6th card and video tutorial in the Mass Producing Christmas Cards Series!  This one is my favorite so far.  From the comments and “thumbs up” on Youtube, it looks like you all are in favor of the Ornament Card.  Can’t wait to see what you think of …

Aviary Stamp Set Christmas Card

Catherine Christmas, Gallery, Projects

Have you ever submitted a card to a publication?  I did for the first time this spring and this was the card.  Sadly, it wasn’t accepted, but I thought you all might like it!  It uses an untraditional stamp set for a Christmas Card. I stamped the pine using a …

Christmas Lodge Stampin’ Up

Catherine Christmas, Gallery, Projects

On to today’s card…it’s just a quick one using the Christmas Lodge Stamp Set and the Frostwood Lodge Designer Series Paper.  What a woodsy, outdoors feel to this, right? Other Stampin’ Up Supplies used: Tiny Tags Stamp Set Cardstock:  Garden Green, Basic Black, Crumb Cake Ink: Garden Green, Early Espresso, White Craft Pad …

Moving Cards: Stocking Pop-Up Christmas Card!

Catherine 3D Projects, Christmas, Die Cutting, Projects, Techniques, Videos

This looks like an ordinary Christmas Card, right?   A cute little stocking with my favorite Jingle Bells, some Holly Berry Bouquet Designer Series Paper, and some textured cardstock…cute and fun.   Now, imagine opening it up looking for the regular ole run-of-the-mill Christmas Gretting and signature.  Instead, you find this: A …

100 and Counting!

Catherine Christmas, Gallery, Projects

The 100th video just went up at StampNation!  StampNation has become a great resource, training and inspiration center. It’s kind of like a buffet…you can sample a little, or take in the entire site.  How much you use it is up to you, but there is new content constantly being added …

Creative Elements Stamp Set….Jaw Dropper

Catherine Christmas, Projects

A feast for the eyes is what today is all about my friends!  Laura Barto caused me a jaw dropping moment when she handed me this lovely at Founder’s Circle.  What an incredible way to use the Creative Elements Stamp Set (WM: 122645 , CM:122647)!  Who’da thunk on a Christmas Card!  …