Category Archives: Big Shot Projects

Handmade Friendship Card: Crafting Forever Card Idea

By | June 11, 2017

Handmade Friendship Card Idea Using Crafting Forever The charming new Crafting Forever stamp set was used to create the handmade friendship card you see here. In fact, besides the stamp set this card idea features a couple other new items from the 2017-2018 Stampin’ Up! Catalog.  Just click here if you’d like to download your very own copy. The delightful paper… Read More »

Handmade Summer Card – At the Beach With Colorful Seasons

By | June 3, 2017

Handmade Summer Card The incredibly versatile Colorful Seasons Bundle makes creating this handmade summer card super fast and easy. Recently I was putting together a scrapbook page layout for my June newsletter and decided to design a beach card using the same supplies and concept idea.  The supplies I used for this simple card design are listed below: Stamp Sets:… Read More »

Memorial Day Card Idea – God Bless America

By | May 29, 2017

Memorial Day Card Idea – God Bless America Since today is Memorial Day in the United States – where we remember all our brave Americans who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country — I wanted to come up with a special Memorial Day card idea. Do you recognize the image?  This was a single, special-edition stamp that Stampin’ Up!… Read More »

Homemade Thank You Card Idea – Cheerful Thank You Card Design

By | May 21, 2017

Homemade Thank You Card Idea Using Daisy Delight I’m featuring Daisy Delight for today’s homemade thank you card idea. A very cool new stamp set, it will be available for purchase from the new Stampin’ Up! catalog when it goes live the beginning of June.  It seems to be one of the most popular stamp sets with our demonstrators so… Read More »

Make a Handmade Card With Colorful Seasons

By | May 8, 2017

Make a Handmade Card Using Colorful Seasons and Seasonal Layers Here’s a sneak peek! You can make a handmade card quickly using the awesome bundle that includes Colorful Seasons (143726) and the Seasonal Layers Thinlits Dies (143751).   There’s something for every season in this collection for beautiful card ideas and scrapbook layouts.  They’re not available for the… Read More »

Handmade Christmas Card Design for Christmas Card Sunday

By | April 30, 2017

Handmade Christmas Card Design for Christmas Card Sunday It’s Christmas Card Sunday, and today’s handmade Christmas card design is featuring the soon-to-be-retired stamp set Snow Place.  This set is only guaranteed to be available for a few more weeks (until May 22nd) so if you’ve had your eye on it you’ll want to pick it up soon. I… Read More »

Clean and Simple Card Idea For Him: Architecture

By | April 22, 2017

Clean and Simple Card Idea For Him This clean and simple card idea would work well as a masculine card, and features the retiring stamp set Everyday Hero.   This adorable set is only guaranteed to be available until May 22nd, after that it’s while supplies last.   It can make the cutest comic book style cards… kids… Read More »

Making Paper Flowers for Your Handmade Card Ideas

By | April 18, 2017

Making Paper Flowers for Your Handmade Card Ideas Making paper flowers is easy with the retiring framelits, Botanical Builder.  I’m so sad to see these go because they are so versatile and make creating paper flowers for your handmade card ideas super easy! This handmade card idea started off in a completely different direction and didn’t even have flowers on… Read More »

Paper Flowers Birthday Card for Niece

By | April 15, 2017

Making Paper Flowers Birthday Card Using Botanical Builders I love how this paper flowers birthday card is just bursting with bright and cheerful blossoms!   The paper flowers and greenery were all created using the Big Shot and Botanical Builders Framelits Dies.  I just cannot believe these will be retiring soon, but that means you’re in luck because you can… Read More »

Handmade Christmas Card Idea With Greetings of the Season

By | April 4, 2017

Handmade Christmas Card Idea Using Greetings of the Season I know it’s not Christmas Card Sunday, but I haven’t made one in a while so I decided to come up with a handmade Christmas card idea today using some retired designer paper and the retired stamp set Greetings of the Season, which you can find for sale on my Retired Rubber… Read More »

Handmade Friendship Card Idea Using Beautiful You

By | April 2, 2017

Black and White Handmade Friendship Card Idea As you probably know already, I love making black and white greeting cards with a pop of color, so this handmade friendship card idea was right up my alley. All of the black and white background paper patterns came from the 12″ x 12″ Neutrals Designer Series Paper Stack, which you… Read More »

Handmade Friend Card – Hey, Chick! Homemade Card Design

By | March 27, 2017

Hey, Chick!  Handmade Friend Card This bright and cheery handmade friend card features the Festive Birthday Designer Paper collection and the Hey, Chick Sale-A-Bration stamp set (wood-mount or clear-mount).   This grouping of seven stamps is just so cute, and Friday is the last day you can pick it up FOR FREE with a $50 order. The streamer and striped paper… Read More »