• Home Decor,  It Started with...,  YouTube video

    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…

  • Retiring,  YouTube video

    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…

  • Coffee and Cards

    Making Spirts Bright Christmas Pinecones

    Making Spirits Bright Christmas This card was created from the Bits and Pieces container, can. You believe it?? The Making Spirits Bright Christmas Pinecones and Very Best Occasions card sure turned out AMAZINGLY!! Well, at least I think so. How about you?? This color combo of Lemon Lime Twist and Shaded Spruce… HOLY Cow!! I was not sure in the beginning. Which is why it went in the bits and pieces obtained. However, pairing it with all the rest. All I can say is … WOW!! Now, I am going to turn myself in for using something retired… That little bow, also from the bit and pieces is Retired. However,…

  • Masculine Cards,  YouTube video

    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…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  It Started with $1

    Wood Rings Playing in the Rain critters

    Wood Rings Playing in the Rain You know that I love wood rings real or fake. Plus being able to add a few cute little critters to the mix is just fun. Sooo, Wood Rings Playing in the Rain should not be a surprise. How about these for gift tags?? They could also be used in a spring garland too. Want a closer look?? I was excited to add in the cloud punch to these too. Adding the raindrops to add a bit more to the clouds. However, my favorite is the coloring. Grab your Stampin’ Blends in all your favorite colors. I used Calypso Coral, Rich Razzleberry, Soft Succulent.…

  • Happy Birthday

    Playing in the Rain Happy Birthday set

    Playing in the Rain Happy Birthday Guys how did I not share this set with you sooner!! The Playing in the Rain Happy Birthday Set uses the Playing in the Rain suite and the Biggest Wishes Stamp set. This card and gift bag tag are just what you would need to give the perfect gift. Cough Cough, My birthday is next week. Just Saying!! Isn’t this card a happy one?? Using two different DSP from that suite. I think though my favorite part is the little daisies that have been glued to the ‘Daisy’ DSP and sentiment. The perfect addition AND that glittered ribbon of course!! Plus using all those…

  • Holiday cards

    Joes 2023 Country Bouquet Valentines Day card

    Joes 2023 Country Bouquet Valentines You know that I always share the card for my sweetie. Joes 2023 Country Bouquet Valentines Day card and coordinating envelope. I created this card to go with a treat box that I created for the 6 Days of Valentine’s Day ideas. Yes, that box was full of chocolates. However, that beautiful box needed a card to go with it. I was sure to use all the same pieces. I added the whole list to the video description. However here is the short list… Soo are you wondering about the butterflies?? Well that is a “thing” for Joe and I. Even the purple. Here is…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Technique,  YouTube video

    Heart Valentine box from YouTube, check it out.

    Heart Valentine box from YouTube We sure had fun over on YouTube with the 6 Days of Valentine ideas!! You still have time!! With five days until Valentine’s Day… there is time. You know that you can use the goodies in your stash to create any of these projects. Today is one of those projects, Heart Valentine box from YouTube. Can you see the heart in the box shape?? I know it is actually rectangles together, but … I am using my imagination. This is a Jennifer original too. It took about three different trials to get all the measurements figured out. I almost had to get Joe’s help, ALMOST.…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  YouTube video

    Hugs Happy Forest Friends – Post it note holder

    Hugs Happy Forest Friends This full size post it note holder is super easy, uses one piece of cardstock, and can be decorated with ANY patterned paper. I would even say that you could use all cardstock and the layers could be embossed. However this Hugs Happy Forest Friends has much more. In keeping of the forest idea, you know that I would head towards those Tree Rings from the Hybrid Embossing folder. Although the Happy Forest Friends patterned paper is from a full Suite of products. I have not gotten that one yet. Yes, we all have a budget! The sentiment is not from that suite either, it comes…

  • Ding Dong Ditch

    Last September 2022 DDD Storybook Gnomes

    Last September 2022 DDD Here we are, the Last September 2022 DDD using the Storybook Gnomes. I also paired it with the Tree Rings hybrid embossing folder. You know that is my newest favorite. Ohhh, yea, this one is a fun fold. Shhh, do not tell anyone but that bottom panel is my favorite piece from the paper. It could be winter birthday, Christmas and even thinking of you. I know when the temperatures drop we can all use a smile to make our day. Send a card!! Okay, send me a card, haha!! Here is another thing to think about.. Sentiments. I used the ‘Warm Wishes” could really be…

  • Ding Dong Ditch

    Third September 2022 DDD, ohhh Gnomes

    Third September 2022 DDD Here we are at the Third September 2022 DDD, ohhh these Gnomes are soo much fun. Do you have them yet?? A few reminders here, you received a whole piece from the Tree Rings Hybrid embossing folder. I think they go perfectly with the Storybook Gnomes Suite. This card uses the DSP in more ways then one. However, the main mushroom is cut from the DSP (patterned paper). I was sure to cut four out ahead for you. No fussy cutting needed. There are also a few piles of snow, which I used the cloud punch, cut in pieces. No I did not forget the inside.…

  • Ding Dong Ditch

    Second September 2022 Ding Dong Ditch card.

    Second September 2022 Ding Dong Are you trying to figure out those cute Storybook Gnomes?? Here is the Second September 2022 Ding Dong Ditch card. This one is all about that Christmas tree paper. This little cutie was cut out from the DSP. And I have it on good authority that these dies are sticking around!! WoooHOO!! I could cut out all those little guys and gals to use on a bunch of cards. This patterned paper is 12 x 12 so that means a lot of gnomes!! Simple layer for the DSP in Calypso Coral. Adding in two wood rounds. The whole sheet came with this Ding Dong Ditch.…