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  • Masculine Cards,  YouTube video

    Fragrant Forest and Forever Forest in green

    Fragrant Forest and Forever Forest More Father’s Day ideas today. Using Fragrant Forest and Forever Forest forth is card idea. Yes, a little ripping too. I do not know about you, but I struggle a bit with guy cards. No, seriously. I know that I am not alone. So I wanted to try the Fragrant Forest background stamp. The next struggle is colors. I love using greens for guy cards. For this one, Mossy Meadow and a touch of Old Olive. My Dad likes a more antique look that is why I ripped the edges. The sentiment is from the Trusty Tools stamp set. Humm, I wonder why I did…

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    Trusty Tools Fun Fold from Library and YouTube.

    Trusty Tools Fun Fold I tried to be ahead of the game this year… I have been making guy cards for weeks now… Did you see the Trusty Tools Fun Fold?? Well, I did a video so do not worry I will share the link below. I love this tool box. It reminds me of one that my grandfather had. How about you?? I would love to have one similar. Humm?? Do you think I could make one? That is a thought. Anyway, as you can see that I turned on regular fold from the library class into a fun fold. Now, please be sure to subscribe to my channel,…

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    Hey There Latte Love Fun Fold card idea

    Hey There Latte Love Are you needing an easy fun fold. I am loving the Little Latte Suite, for the Hey There Latte Love card. I bet you are shocked by that. NOT!! Ohhh, and there is a video on this one too. I will say that there is some fussy cutting. Why??? Because those cups needed to be added to the side/inside of this card. There is a die cut for the cup tops. However, the front three are fussy cut. Wanted to be sure to share a few different pages so that you can see all the different designs. I can see this as a possible Father’s Day…

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    Watercolor with Inspirational Sketches two ways

    Watercolor with Inspirational Sketches two ways Are you on the fence with the Inspirational Sketches?? I am hoping that after today that will change!! Watercolor with Inspirational Sketches two ways. No matter if you are on Team Purple or not I think both of these WORK!! Tell me in the comments what you think? Need a closer look?? So I think that maybe the title of this post might be a little bit off? Well, maybe not. I not only used the White but the Green too. Both of these are gate folds too. At the end of this post is the link to the video (in case you missed…

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    Sending Smiles Easel Calendar and Post its.

    Sending Smiles Easel Calendar Ohhhh, I did this one for the 12 Days of Crafty Christmas Gifts, Sending Smiles Easel Calendar and Post it note holder. I thought it would be fun to share here too. Using the Glorious Gingham DSP Lemon Lime Twist and Garden Green cardstock colors. I hope that you could find this nice enough to put on your desk. Easy to create with a regular cardbase, desktop calendar and 3 x 3 post it notes. I might add that this could be made in several different colors. What is your favorite color?? Hugs and Have a Great Day getting Crafty!!

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  YouTube video

    Layering Leaves For You Basket from YT

    Layering Leaves For You Basket There are only a few more days until Valentine’s Day. I love this Layering Leaves For You Basket over on YouTube. When I say this one is Super EASY!! I mean it. Cardstock, Scoring and the Perfect sentiment. You could add the ribbon handle. However, you do not need too. Did I tell you yet, how HUGE this thing is?? NOoo? Well, this photo has 6 fun size bags of M & M’s, conversation hearts and Reeses Peanut Butter cups. Ohh wait, there is still room for other goodies, gift cards OR a small gift (hint hint, jewelry would fit!!) In keeping with the Valentines…

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    Antiqued Love card Perennial Lavender

    Antiqued Love card Perennial This one is a favorite for me… The Antiqued Love card Perennial Lavender DSP and Quiet Meadow stamps and dies to create it. I wanted to use the Quiet Meadow for the splatter and text stamps. As you can see by the above photo I used them in several spots. I like the similarity of the dies also. At the time I created this card the dies were on back order. Do not forget to grab your Crumb Cake dauber. You will need it in several spots. NOTE, There are actually three different pieces from the Perennial Lavender DSP. One – the gingham, Two – the…

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    Two Bee Mine Valentines from YouTube

    Two Bee Mine Valentines Starting the weekend off with some fun Valentine ideas. Two Bee Mine Valentines to be more specific. Both were from YouTube videos so you will find them pretty easily. Starting off with this cute card. Once upon a time we had stamps and dies that would create a Polaroid photo. I started a new thing this year on the first Saturday of each month we would do a ‘Then and Now’ for coffee and cards. Trust me when I tell you that these were some oldies dated back to 2009 and 2010. This idea was kinda recreated from my memory a card that I made back…

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    2 page Christmas Scrapbook idea with video

    2 page Christmas Scrapbook idea I am kinda excited about todays idea. Did you know that I have been doing a few videos on my YouTube channel that have to do with Scrapbooking?? This 2 page Christmas Scrapbook idea may be just what you need to inspire you. I take you through step by step on how to create this idea. The ‘Patchwork” parts and why. Keep in mind that this could include ANY colors and it could be for any them. The ‘Patchwork” is in my traditional Real Red and Garden Green. However, I think this could be Super fun in pinks or blues. What would you use?? This…

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    Sale-a-Bration Flight & Airy Freebie paper.

    Sale-a-Bration Flight & Airy Freebie I can not tell you how much fun you are going to have with this Sale-a-Bration Flight & Airy Freebie paper. How happy and spring like it is. All the colors are bright and cheerful. I know that my friend Paula is looking forward to getting this paper. The Flight and Airy DSP is a must have for all your spring cards! Adding in the Cloud Punch and Bakers Twine Essentials pack. I can say that the fussy cutting was super easy and worth it. The bird is super easy and a must have. However, the sentiments are from the Perennial Postage bundle which is…

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    First Four 12 Days of Crafty Christmas Gifts

    First Four 12 Days of Crafty I want to share here the First Four 12 Days of Crafty Christmas Gifts. I had fun with it this year. I had a load of ideas and glad that I did. I had to change up a few things due to items selling out. However, all 12 Days are complete and I figured you might need a few reminders?? Maybe? Each one of the photos below will take you too the video of that day. In case you missed a day or even wanted to watch it again. Please know though that there is a Playlist that includes all from last year and…

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    5 Days Made with Love Handmade Ornament

    5 Days of Made with Love Handmade Did you miss the new series I did a couple weeks ago?? Which one you ask?? Well the 5 Day of Made with Love Handmade Ornaments of course. Using All kinds of fun this. These make great crafty gifts, perk up a package and maybe even create a fun memory. Wanna see?? Each day was a fun and very different ornament. Day 1 – was the fun snowmen. Using circle or tree rings. Soo many possible ideas for this one. I did not think of it until typing this… BUT I could also see using the stitched squares for a fun twist. Day…

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    Joy of Christmas Thank You 3 x 3 cards

    Joy of Christmas Thank You Happy Saturday everyone!! I hope you can join me live on my Whispers In Ink facebook page today at 10:30am central time. I will be working with this beautiful paper!! Most of these cute Joy of Christmas Thank you cards came from the bits and pieces container. Yes, it is time to use up those little bits. The end of the year is a great time to organize, Right? Well any time is a good time for me. As you can see keeping to the red and green and adding in a bit of other things. I love being able to take stuff that might…

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    Endlessly Grateful Saying Goodbye to Nov

    Endlessly Grateful Saying Goodbye One last Grateful Card. Today’s Endlessly Grateful Saying Goodbye to November card has some Textured Shimmer paper and an easy ink sunset using Blending Brushes and ink. I was super excited when I found out that the Forever Forest was going to be either and online exclusive or in the new Annual Catalog. Keep in mind however that the bundle pricing is going away the end of December!! Great way to save 10%!! This sentiment is from the Very Best Occasions stamp set. Although, I would say you do not necessarily need a sentiment on the front. How about you?? Tell me what you think this…

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    Hello Pumpkin using Silver Twine and Inked

    Hello Pumpkin using Silver Today, I am sharing a FAVORITE of mine. The Hello Pumpkin using Silver Threaded Twine and Artistically Inked. And of course a stick, from the yard. I created this over on YouTube and have been wanting to do it for a couple years now. I only needed the correct twine. The Silver Threaded Twine is exactly what I needed. There are six different bunches off this stick. And of course I picked an old gnarly stick, I found on the wood pile. It is actually bigger then it looks. Curious about the Orange twine. Well You should try using either ink or a Stampin’ Blend to…

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    Garden Walk and Artistically Inked – Fall

    Garden Walk and Artistically Inked Today I have a beautiful card for you. The is one screams fall to me. Garden Walk and Artistically Inked for a fall card. As you can see I used both the stamp and dies from the Artistically Inked (Stamp and Dies). Using Wild Wheat and Flirty Flamingo with Mossy Meadow for the leaves. Dang I was surprised how much I loved these colors. How about you?? Keeping this card to just a ‘hello’ sentiment means it can be used for birthday, thinking of you, get well and gosh knows what else!! I know that adding that bit of DSP to the inside was scrap…

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    Tricks and Treats Mini Pocket treats video 2

    Tricks and Treats Mini Pocket Guys I love these Tricks and Treat Mini Pocket treats that I made over on YouTube. Did you catch the Video?? No?? Well you are not going to want to wait…. This online exclusive Mini Pocket dies are perfect for gift cards, skinny treats and even cash surprises!! Using the patterned paper here from Them Bones which is part of the suite of Halloween cuteness!! However, the ribbon here is from the annual catalog. Do not forget that you can color SEVERAL of the ribbons and twines. I shared in the video how I do the ribbon for these treats. Share in the comments what…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  YouTube video

    Smarties Witches Autumn Leaves bundle

    Smarties Witches with Autumn Leaves I saw on facebook this super fun idea using a maple leave from another company for this kinda idea and knew that it would HAD to be Stampin’ Up! Styled!! Today’s Smarties Witches with Autumn Leaves was for youtube… Yes, I will share the link!!! But how did you miss it?? Attached to the video are all the supplies that I used. However, do you care to take a guess what I used for the parts?? Which color do you think is better?? Gorgeous Grape on the left or Highland Heather on the right?? Both are doubled up with a Basic Black layer for under…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  YouTube video

    Zany Zoo and Country Bouquet Treat Box YT

    Zany Zoo and Country Bouquet Here is a super fun treat package that I made over on YouTube. This Zany Zoo (Zoo Crew DSP) and Country Bouquet Treat Box is soo easy. I know you will love it! Now, I am in love with these little critters. Especially the Crocodile that carries flowers in it’s bicycle basket. It truly cracks me up!! Yes, there are loads of other too. Dancing Hippos and Kitties, plus scooter riding geese and soo much more. Grab your Tailor Made Tags dies, and all your favorite love sentiments. Goodness knows that around these parts some sweets are needed. Well, you know, sweets for the sweet,…

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    Birds Eye View for YouTube fun fold too!!

    Birds Eye View for YouTube Guys, I love this little bird. For today we used Birds Eye View for YouTube and its all about this fun fold!! Dare I also say that the glasses make it even cuter!! What do you think?? There are five different birds in this set. I love that they face different directions too!! There are also two different sets of glasses and a monical. You can see that this is an easy fun fold… Scoring at 2 1/8 and 4 1/4 with the addition of one more fold over coming from under the inside layer. Now do not fret when you look at this stamp…

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    Something to Crow about Hey Chuck bundle

    Something to Crow about Ohh, these chickens… Something to Crow about has a skateboarding Rooster. Guys as a chicken mom, I know that this could be possible. Did you know that chickens like swings?? Yup, seriously. I advised Joe that in the new run we need to have at least one. There are videos… you can check. And while you are on YouTube be sure to subscribe to my channel, please. This video is one that you will FIND there!! Along with loads of those fun cards and projects. You will see how I used the Basic Borders dies to create the sky background. Plus, you know there are always…

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    Follow Your Dreams with Lighting the Way

    Follow Your Dream with It is NO secret that I love 3D projects. You are going to get one that I made over the summer today… Plus, my 3D Thursday, idea tomorrow. Follow Your Dreams with Lighting the Way is a super easy ‘sign’, door hanger or whatever you want it to be. There are time that we all need reminders. Funny Joe and I were talking about this the other day. He said that I have the positive affirmations all around the house. Humm, I really do… here are a few examples… Just to name a few. Really there are plenty more. I choose to surround myself with these…

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    Darling Details Red White and Blue series

    Darling Details Red White I did a three part series over on YouTube channel. Starting with this simple stamping. Using Blueberry Bushel, Balmy Blue and Real Red for the ink colors. This stamp set was perfect, Darling Details Red White and Blue for this series. Why?? Well because the two step stamping and also because there are dies!! The Darling Details bundle has loads of fun extras too!! Now moving on to Step Two. We added a few things to this one. Well, three to be exact. A Real red layer, Double Oval punch and embellishments to this card. Keeping most of the things the same. Did you know that…

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    Summer Scrapbook 2 page spread YouTube

    Summer Scrapbook 2 page spread I was asked to add scrapbook pages to my line up. I really hope that this is one that you can use too!! This Summer Scrapbook 2 page spread is one that uses LOTS of different thing. Here is the list… I also wanted to show that you do not always need 12 x 12 cardstock to create a pages. I do walk you through all the reasons and steps over in my video. It sure was fun thinking it all through and helping YOU guys too!! Let me know in the comments… Do you want more scrapbook pages?? I want to do at least…

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    Garage Sale find Redo Meadows Dies used

    Garage Sale find Redo So over the forth I was able to hit up a couple garage/barn sales and found this super cute wood frame. I knew that it would be the perfect Garage Sale find Redo. Also in keeping with our Red, White and Blue theme this month. Ohhh by the way… Are you liking the monthly themes?? Please let me know in the comments. I sure have been having fun with it. June we did Masculine cards all month long. This month has been all about the Red, White and Blue. What should next month be?? Humm, I have been wondering myself. Anyway, thinking a bit outside the…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  YouTube video

    Sweet Citrus tall glass of limeade Thank You

    Sweet Citrus tall glass I am soo in love with this one!! Have you seen this video??? The Sweet Citrus tall glass of limeade uses the Sweet Citrus hybrid embossing folder and stamp set. I also used this as a Thank. You for the Birthday Stamp-a-Stack because it was soo fun to make. Come on a little journey with me… think lemonade, limeade, grapefruit or even pink lemonade… I make these in all those fun colors. Lemon Lolly, Daffodil Delight, Lemon Lime Twist, Flirty Flamingo and even a Sweet Sorbet for a bunch of different ‘flavored’ drinks. Sounds fun, right?? I thought so too!! I will admit that the class…

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    Biggest Wish and Bright and Beautiful card

    Biggest Wish and Bright and Beautiful I have a super fun and very cheerful Biggest Wish and Bright and Beautiful fun fold for you today. Humm, does that circle look off center?? Well, yes it does and it was intended to be that way. Have you tried doing a gate fold in this direction?? Now, I know that it does not stand up. However, it was too fun to create not to share. Here is where the fun began. The Bright and Beautiful DSP has soo many fun colors and patterns. I am thinking of using this for a Ding Dong Ditch, thoughts?? I chose to start with the colors.…

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    Sweet Citrus Book Fold two different ways…

    Sweet Citrus Book Fold Ahhh, the perfect summer card!! The Sweet Citrus Book Fold is the one. However, I could not decide if I liked it with the Daffodil Delight as the card base or the Granny Apple Green. How about you?? All the colors are the same only flipped around a bit. The patterned paper, DSP that is, is from the Inked Botanicals 6 x 6 paper pack. That color is technically Crushed Curry, but soo easy to lighten up with the Daffodil Delight. I did a couple simple things to the Limes noice the color variation on the rinds?? That is where I used my Mini Blending Brush.…

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    News and Hello Ladybug technique card

    News and Hello Ladybug technique Today was a super crazy day with all those sales, right?? News and Hello Ladybug technique card with a video too!! I just wanted to do a reminder that Friday, today, is Girls Night. Yes, the in person. However with all these amazing sales you could get the Girls Night cards for free with a purchase. Now, on to the inspiration. I do love this Ladybug card. I have been wanting to share it for a long time. I would say over a month now. You know it really is not a super kinda guy card … so it had to wait. Just be sure…

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    Tree Rings hybrid Just for You Gift Card Holder

    Tree Rings hybrid Just All month is about Masculine cards on both YouTube and Facebook. Today is Tree Rings hybrid Just for You Gift Card Holder. Ohhhh, I love this card. Simple but perfect for any guy in your life! Now… join me train of thought! In my ‘back forty’ There are trees, standing and fallen. There is always leaves, ferns and of course birds. Although I did not add a bird. No worries there is one there with a bird. hahaha. Okay back to this one. With a bit of ink and some daubers add a bit of depth to those rings and ferns. The colors used here is…