Thursday, November 25, 2021

Christmas Lantern Ornament - 3D Thursday & FREE Project Sheet

Hello and welcome to my blog; today is my day for this weeks 3D Thursday project.  This time around I have created a festive Christmas Lantern Ornament that will hold a battery operated Tea Light.  As will all 3D Thursday posts we have a free pdf for you to download as well.  

Saturday, November 20, 2021

Snowflake Wishes Tealight Display Card - Video Tutorial

Hello and welcome to my blog; today I am going to share with you how to make a Tealight Display Card using the Snowflake Wishes Stamp Set; this is a great card to make for a friend or family member that you want to give something just a little extra to.  This is a card that whomever gets it will want to put it out and show it off and you never know it may become part of their Holiday decor each year.  

Today I have a fun display card featuring a tealight and the Snowflake Wishes Stamp Set.  You will want to make this fun tealight display card today!

Friday, November 19, 2021

Perfectly Plaid Free Christmas Card Class Replay

Hello and welcome to my blog; today I am going to share with you my Free Christmas Card Class from last night.  Each month I hold a live online card class each month on my YouTube Channel on the third Thursday of the month at 8:30 pm CST.  This month's class I thought how to make four quick cute cards using the Perfectly Plaid Stamp Set and some supplies you may not think about using.  

Perfectly Plaid Free Christmas Card Class by Rick Adkins Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Learn to make cute simple holiday cards today!

Thursday, November 18, 2021

Be Jolly Christmas to Remember Frame Decor - 3D Thursday & Free Project Sheet

 Hello and welcome to my blog!  I hope that you are doing well today and I am glad that you are visiting with me.  Jo Anne Hewins from Love to Create Blog is our team designer this week.  Check out her a wonderful project below.  

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Stampin' Up!'s Seasonal Sale

 Hello and welcome to my blog; today I am going to share the details of Stampin' Up!'s Seasonal Sale going on now!  The sale is only three days long and started yesterday (November 16th) and will go until Thursday (November 18th).  

Check out all the great items on sale for a limited time during Stampin' Up!'s Seasonal Sale.  Going on Now through November 18, 2021!

Monday, November 15, 2021

Two More Disappearing Nine Patch Cards To Share!

Hello and welcome to my blog; today I am sharing two more Disappearing Nine Patch Cards with you.  I shared how to make these cards on Friday's blog post and shared the YouTube Video Tutorial on Friday during my weekly Coffee & a Card Episode.  The card on the bottom left of the picture below is the one that I already shared which was just using stamps, ink, and paper.  The other two versions are each stepped up a little more as we go. I will link to the post on Friday here incase you missed it.  

Check out two more Disappearing Nine Patch Card Designs using the Whimsy & Wonder Specialty DSP.  Find out more!

Friday, November 12, 2021

Disappearing Nine Patch - Whimsy & Wonder - Video Tutorial

Hello and welcome to my blog; today I am going to share with you the project that I made during this weeks Coffee & a Card with Rick yesterday.  During my Friday morning YouTube Live I shared how to make this fun technique based off of a quilt pattern called a Disappearing Nine Patch. This is a great way to featuring your favorite designer series paper.  I used the Whimsy & Wonder Specialty Designer Serie Paper on my card.  

Find out how to take nine squares of DSP and create this fun patchwork design called the Disappearing Nine Patch.

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Mini Jam Jar Tree - 3D Thursday & Free PDF Tutorial

 

Hello and welcome to my blog!  I hope that you are doing well today and I am glad that you are visiting with me.  Jennifer Merle-Hamscher from Whispers In Ink is our team designer this week.  Check out her a wonderful project below.  

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Create a 3D Snowflake Ornament - Video Tutorial

Hello and welcome to my blog; today I am going to share the project that I made last night during my YouTube Live.  During the Live I shared how to make a 3D Snowflake Christmas Ornament using one sheet of 6" x 6" designer series paper.  You could make so many different types of these fun festive ornaments with all the designer series papers that we have between the 2021-2022 Annual Catalog and the July-December Mini Catalog.  

Learn how to create a 3D Snowflake Ornament with my Video Tutorial using a 6" x 6" piece of Whimsy & Wonder Speciality Designer Series Paper!

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Fun Ornament Shaped Card - Snowbody Better

Hello and welcome to my blog; today I am going to share with you a fun shaped card just in time for Christmas crafting and cardmaking.  I have a fun not so little ornament shaped card using the Snowbody Better Stamp Set from the 2021 July-December Mini Catalog.  

It may be getting cold and frosty outside, but the jovial group of snowmen in this Snowbody Better Stamp Set and this fun Ornament shaped card design will send nothing but warm wishes.

Monday, November 8, 2021

Stack Cut & Shuffle Card Technique - Whimsical Trees Video Tutorial

Hello and welcome to my blog; today I am going to share with you some cards that cards that I made on Sunday afternoon in about an hour.  I made twelve cards using the products in the Whimsy & Wonder Suite Collection.  I used a fun technique to create a stack of cards in a short amount of time.   

Check out the 12 cards that I made using the Stack Cut & Shuffle technique and the Whimsical Trees Stamp Set.

I used the Stack, Cut & Shuffle Card Technique to create each set of cards.  I will explain how to create the cards and the technique below.  

Saturday, November 6, 2021

October 2021 Paper Pumpkin Peaceful Christmas & Tri-Corner Fun Fold Card Video Tutorial

Hello and welcome to my blog; today!  When you picture a peaceful Christmas, what comes to mind? Do you see snow outside your window, softly swirling through the sky? A tree trimmed with tinsel, a fire crackling nearby? Maybe you’re dreaming of decorating a holly jolly gingerbread house. Can you catch a whiff of Christmas cookies wafting through the air? I am going to share with you the cards that I made yesterday during my Coffee & a Card with Rick.  During this weeks episode I shared how to put together the card card designs in the October Paper Pumpkin titled Peaceful Christmas and shared a fun little fun fold alternative project.  

Check out the Tri-Corner Fun Fold Card and the Cards made with the October 2021 Paper Pumpkin Kit Peaceful Christmas.

Friday, November 5, 2021

November Blogging Friends Blog Hop - Last Minute Christmas & Unboxing Day Gifts

Hello and welcome to my blog; today is the Blogging Friends Blog Hop for November.  This month's theme was Last Minute Christmas & Unboxing Day Gift Ideas.  And  I am sure you will find all kinds of fun ideas for creative holiday needs.  Here's a little look at my project for this month's hop.  

Check out the last minute Christmas Gift & Unboxing Day Gift Ideas with this months Blogging Friends Blog Hop for November.

Thursday, November 4, 2021

Pretty Pumpkin Home Décor Sampler - 3D Thursday Project & Free Project Tutorial

 

Hello and welcome to my blog!  I hope that you are doing well today and I am glad that you are visiting with me. Sherri Everett Bishop from Stamp With Sharecroppers Blog is our team designer this week.  Check out her a wonderful project below.  

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Creative Stampers November Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to my blog; today I am sharing my project for this months Creative Stampers Blog Hop.  Each month the Creative Stampers create a project for the Creative Stampers Tutorial Bundle based around a theme, bundle, or suite of products.  Each month we do a blog hop featuring an alternative project for the project that we designed for the tutorial bundle.  Here's a look at my alternative for this month. 

Easy fun fold Holiday Themed birthday Card for the Creative Stampers November Blog Hop.

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Eden's Garden Collection Available Now! Plus A Special Offer!

Hello and welcome to my blog; today I wanted to let you know and remind you that the beautiful products from the Eden's Garden Collection have gone live!  I shared a video last week introducing you to the products and showcasing them.  I will link that video below if you missed it.  

The Limited Time Release Products Eden's Garden Collection is now available plus an ordering special from Rick

The tale of the Garden of Eden transcends the boundaries of a single belief system. Numerous accounts and adaptations of Eden’s events have appeared in Christianity, Judaism, Islam, legends and lore, ancient mythology, and more! No matter how the story is shared, the essence of Eden remains the same: it’s a place of paradise. Filled with fruitful and flourishing foliage, stillness and serenity, and an air of mystery, Eden is an ethereal utopia!