Category Archives: Christmas Card Making Ideas

A New Card Sketch

There’s a new card sketch over at i Love Card Sketches, and here’s my rendition of it.  Simple, but I really like it.  What do you think? The focus is really the paper pattern that I pulled from the Season of Cheer Designer Paper collection.  I used part of a retired framelit from the Labels Collection… Read More »

Create Christmas Cards With Joyful Season

Recently I broke out the Joyful Season stamp set to create Christmas cards. Here’s the Christmas card design I came up with as my submission for this week’s sketch over at i Love Card Sketches.  I’m really pleased with it. What do you think? The circle is where I stamped and watercolored using Watercolor Paper that… Read More »

New Weekly Deals on Holiday Catalog Items!

They’ve just announced the new Weekly Deals, and there’s some Holiday Catalog items in the mix! Maybe you were thinking about picking up the Festive Flower Builder Punch.  Well, now you can get it at a discount!  But these deals only last one week, so don’t dilly-dally! Watch the video below on how to use… Read More »

A Christmas Wish For You

Were you able to make my Facebook Stampin’ Up! Party!? We’ve been having a great time! Hopefully you’ll be able to make the next one.  I’m thinking January, but sign up for my newsletter and you’ll get  the announcement as soon as I decide. Today’s card features the Joyful Season stamp set.  I haven’t dabbled… Read More »

More Wonderland Handmade Christmas Card Designs

Be sure and sign up for my Facebook Virtual Stampin’ Up! Party!   Well, I’m back to my favorite set from the Holiday Catalog… Wonderland!  Paired with the Winter Wonderland Specialty Designer Paper, you can’t go wrong! Make quick and beautiful handmade Christmas card designs in a snap!  I pulled the greeting from the Happy… Read More »

Snow Place: Funny Christmas Cards

Snow Place is a great set for making whimsical and funny Christmas cards.  These characters are just too adorable! I started with the new card sketch at i Love Card Sketches and went from there.  Give the card design a try for yourself. This card reminds me a little of Laugh In. Does anyone remember that… Read More »

Snow Place Christmas Project Ideas

I love using the stamp set Snow Place for some of my Christmas project ideas.  It’s just darling and whimsical, and it deserves some bright and cheery colors! Real Red was used as the main color, but the color of the blue snowflakes I pulled from the diagonal striped pattern found in the Home for… Read More »

Handmade Christmas Card Designs Using Wonderland

I can’t stop using this stamp set for my handmade Christmas card designs. Can I just say it again?  I LOVE the Wonderland stamp set!!!  I can’t help it, those trees are fabulous! If you’re getting sick of seeing this set please let me know because I have a feeling there may be more samples… Read More »

Simple Christmas Card Design

Today’s beautiful Christmas card design looks complicated but is super simple.  This is what all the guests will be making at my stamp party today! Other than the greeting, this card is made completely — and exclusively! — using the Big Shot and the Woodland embossing folder.  That’s right, even the stamping!  All the ink went inside… Read More »

Stampin’ Up Christmas Cards Using Wonderland

I seem to be going to the Wonderland stamp set and Winter Wonderland Specialty Designer Paper collection a lot for my Stampin’ Up Christmas cards this year.  I love those trees and sentiments! Honestly, if you have a very limited budget and want to make homemade Christmas cards, I’d get those two items and a… Read More »

Make Your Own Christmas Cards

You can make your own Christmas cards and yet keep it clean and simple.  This card uses a very basic black and white color combo with a wide strip of a black and white snowflake pattern from the gorgeous Winter Wonderland Specialty Designer Series Paper collection.  The greeting is from the Holly Jolly Greetings stamp… Read More »

ILCS46 – Silent Night Christmas Card

For this week’s card sketch at i Love Card Sketches I focused on one of the quaint paper patterns in the Home for Christmas Designer Paper Collection. pairing with  the trees from Happy Scenes.  I should tell you, they expect to run out of this adorable paper early.  If you have your eye on it… Read More »

Free Christmas Card Making Tutorial

Today is the first day the Holiday Catalog goes live.  Hooray!  I think you are going to love it! And as a bonus, you can get this Christmas card making tutorial absolutely FREE during the month of September when you place an order of $25 or more in my Online Store (before s&h and tax).… Read More »