Dory's Cards and 120 boxes!!!

Dory Aull is my Guest Artist today.  She brought these cards to her stamp club on Tuesday evening this week.  She is a busy stamper ~ the last picture shows all of the little treat boxes (Tiny Keepsakes Bundle, page 21, Holiday Catalog) she made recently to take to the children at her church for Trunk or Treat.  Lucky kids!!!  Thanks for sharing, Dory!

Dory's ghost card

Dory Christmas Tree

Dory's NOEL eclipse card

Dory's box of treats

Janie's card............

Janie Dodge created this card for her friend, Dory.  Dory brought it to stamp club last night to share it with us ~ what a special card!!!  The stamp set and dies that Janie used are from COLORFUL SEASONS from a year or so ago.  You can find it in this years annual catalog on page 56.  And the Seasonal Layers Dies are on page 195.  Love the colors!  Thanks for sharing!!!!

Janie's card ~ October stamp club

Team meeting prize winner ~ WOW!

Geri's Card 

GOOD MORNING MAGNOLIA BUNDLE, page 37, Annual Catalog.  WOW ~ such a pretty card.  Geri made this card using the 'gatefold with diagonal corners' technique.  I have asked her to demonstrate her technique at our next meeting which will be in August.  I will share with you at that point.  Geri, our Guest Artist, ~ thanks for sharing! 

Geri's card insideThe inside of Geri's card ~ lovely.

Melissa Burroughs, Guest Artist

From Melissa ~ this afternoon.  She used the INCREDIBLE LIKE YOU PROJECT KIT (148552) on page 21 in the OCCASIONS CATALOG.  Thanks for sharing!

"Love these. Used words from Blooms and Wishes, Abstract Impressions, Butterfly Gala and Lilypad  Lake. 2 hours for 16 cards. " M




At STAMP CLUB last night, Kelly Fidler brought some darling cards that she had made and I wanted to share them with you.  This is Kelly and her cards ~

Kelly and her cards

Kelly used the stamp set HAPPY TAILS on page 33 in the OCCASIONS CATALOG.  It is bundled with the DOG BUILDER PUNCH.  Here is a close up of all the cute  cards  she created (she made two sets of six and gave one set to a friend!) and be sure you check out the envelopes she stamped to match the cards ~ dog for dog!!!

Dog Cards w envelopes

Close up of Dog cards

This is a purrrfect stamp set for Kelly ~ she is an avid animal lover who works at PETA and is able to take her cute dog, Lilly,  to work with her!  Thanks for sharing Kelly ~ fabulous job!

Guest Artist, Katy Bryant

Card 1
HAPPY FALL!  Sunday was the first full day of Fall and, I've been waiting patiently.  So pleased to welcome September 22 at 9 PM ~ Fall's arrival!

Katy Bryant was in my Christmas Card Class on Saturday morning and she brought some Fall cards that she had created recently ~ lovely!  Thank you for letting me share, Katy ~ I love your cards and the use of the Woodland Embossing Folder ~ a great way to welcome FALL.

Card 2

Card 3

Boardwalk Art Show, Virginia Beach

Boardwalk Art Shoe



June 15 & 15, 10 AM to 6 PM

June 17, 10 AM to 5 PM

Ceramics, Digital Art, Drawing, Fiber, Glass, Graphics/Print Making, Jewelry, Metalworks, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Wood ~ all this and a beautiful day!

Guest Artist: Claire Cason


Claire is a member of my demonstrator team who lives in Suffolk so I don't get to see her very often.  She is a talented lady who has been a demonstrator since June of 2006!  She sent me this beautiful card this week and I wanted to share it with you.  The stamp set, FALLING FLOWERS, is on page 143 in Stampin' Up!'s Annual Catalog.  Beautiful, Claire, thank you so much.

Guest Artist ~ Melissa Burroughs

Melissa's Cards!!

Melissa sent me this picture on Sunday afternoon ~ she had a busy day making all these cards!  I love the color combination!  The Designer Series Paper is on page 189 in Stampin' Up!'s annual catalog ~ Foil Frenzy Specialty Designer Series Paper.  The paper has bright color foil designs printed on heavyweight kraft paper.  There are 12 sheets and the 3 single sided foil designs come in four colors ~ Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist, Soft Sky and Tangerine Tango.

Thanks for sharing your creativity with us, Melissa!  Your friends are going to love finding one of these cards in their mail box!!!