This Birthday Piggy


"It's just another Manic Monday!" 

You can make this card in less than 5 minutes!

Welcome back to another Manic Monday.  Can you spare 5 minutes???   Let's make a card.  I am showing you an easy go-to design that is interchangeable with different paper and stampsets.  Once you have the dimensions down, you can whip out multiple cards in no time!  We are featuring the stampset This Birthday Piggy from Stampin' Up!® and the Day at the Farm DSP (designer series paper) that you can get free with a $50 purchase during Sale-a-bration.

Here are the items used and the dimension. Take a minute to cut your paper then join me on the video and I will walk you through it.  You won't believe how easy and versatile this design is!

Stampset: This Birthday Piggy

DSP:   Day at the Farm (cut to 5" x 3¾")
Cardstock:  Daffodil Delight (5½" x 8½", scored at 4¼")
                     Early Espresso (5¼" x 4")
                     Basic White (2½" x 3¾")

Ink:  Tuxedo Black Memento

Stampin' Blends: Daffodil Delight 
                              Granny Apple Green
                              Poppy Parade (butterfly)
                             SU1000 (Light) 
                             Crumb Cake (ground)
                             Balmy Blue (sky)

Ribbon: Early Espresso Faux Suede Trim

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Here is the video!!

Inside of Card

Here are a few more cards made with the This Birthday Piggy stampset...

Be sure to join me next week for another Manic Monday 5 minute card!

Adorable Owls - Manic Monday 5 minute card


"It's just another Manic Monday!"  

You can make this card in just 5 minutes!

Thanks for joining me for another 5-minute card. Let's try a new technique today.... paper piecing.  We are playing with the Adorable Owls stampset and the Dandy Designs DSP that you can get for FREE during Sale-a-Bration (1/5/23-2/28/23 or while supplies last).  

Stampset: Adorable Owls

DSP: Dandy Designs (cut to 5¼" x 4")
          Country Gingham (scraps)

Cardstock:  Starry Sky (5½" x 8½", scored at 4¼")
                     Basic White (4¾" x 3½")

Ink:  Tuxedo Black Memento

Stampin' Blends: Daffodil Delight (eyes)
                             Mango Melody (beak and talons)
                             SU400 or Medium Deep
                             SU800 or Medium Light
                             Crumb Cake (ground)
                             Balmy Blue (sky)

Embellishments: 2022-2024 In Color Matte Decorative Dots

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Here is the video!!


*** In the video, I forgot to place the light Crumbcake under the owl for grounding and the light Balmy Blue under the flying owl as the sky.    It seems so simple but it really makes a difference.

Here are some other Adorable Owl cards to check out.

Biggest Wish and Dainty Flowers DSP - Manic Monday

 "It's just another Manic Monday!"  

Thanks for joining me for another quick and easy card that with still deliver the "wow" factor.  This week we are using the Dainty Flowers DSP that you can get for FREE during Sale-a-Bration (1/5/23-2/28/23 or while supplies last).  

This is also my Customer Appreciation card for the next month (1/15/23-2/15/23).  Place an order with me and you will get this card from me as a small token of my appreciation.


You will notice that this blog is also part of a Blog Hop---- what is that???  At the bottom of my blog is a list of many other talented stampers that are anxious to show you their cards.  Just click on the next link and "hop" along. But first, let's stamp together!

Stampset: Biggest Wish

DSP: Dainty Flowers (cut to 5¼" x 4")

Cardstock:  Thick Basic White (5½" x 8½", scored at 4¼")
                    Blackberry Bliss (5⅜" x 4⅛")
                    Mossy Meadow (2¾" x 1¾")
                    Basic White (2½" x 1½")

Ink:  Crushed Curry
         Blackberry Bliss

Embellishments: Brushed Brass Butterflies

Here is the video showing how quickly this all goes together!

Follow this link for the convenient shopping list including all the products needed.

Don't forget to hop on over to the next blog on the list!

Legendary Ride - Manic Monday


Learn how to make this motorcycle!

This Manic Monday, instead of making a card in 5 minutes, we will put together a motorcycle.  Yep, you heard me.  My dad would be proud.

The Ready to Ride Suite is perfect for the motorcycle lover in your life!   The Legendary Ride stampset alone is great, but the dies are a little first.  Let me help!

My video walks you through putting together this motorcycle. 

Here are some other cards made with this collection.

Want to get your own Ready to Ride Suite collection? 

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Don't forget that during Sale-a-Bration (1/5/2023 - 2/28/2023) you will get a free item from the Sale-a-Bration catalog for every $50 that you spend (before tax and shipping).