Clean & Simple Cards

Count Your Blessings Part 2

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014

Count Your Blessings Part 2

….Then yesterday, Ann spent a little time putting the Gratitude for Days Simply Created Kit together. It’s not hard, but it does take some time and planning so you can create the best looking project.

That’s why we’re going to meet here at the house and make them this Saturday on Make a Difference Day. We think that these are the best gifts for any family so that they can concentrate on the good things that are happening to them and not the daily grind.

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Diamond Santa

Posted by on Oct 16, 2014

Diamond Santa

How do you think about Santa? Does he have real fur on? It’s his suit pretty expensive?

I wonder if he has a tailor.

Or do you think of Santa as a more down home in the North kind of guy? His suit is clean, but it’s seen many, many trips around the world.

And do you think his beard and hair are totally white? Or do they have a hint of gray?

Our Santa Christmas Card today has a couple kinds of bling. And the

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Bag a Gift Certificate

Posted by on Oct 14, 2014

Bag a Gift Certificate

Do you ever want to buy someone a gift card from a restaurant or store only to find out that they only do certificates?

Have you found it hard to make a gift card holder when it’s a gift certificate instead?

We’ll we’ve got the perfect solution! (Partly because Ann and I offer

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Spot the Sale

Posted by on Oct 7, 2014

Spot the Sale

I love today’s card. it took me just a few minutes to make, but it pops. I was going to put two different sale items on it, but I made Ann stop right here. You wouldn’t have to put the Lost Lagoon ribbon, but I made Ann do it.

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World Card Making Day

Posted by on Oct 4, 2014

World Card Making Day

It’s World Card Making Day! This fast and fabulous Thanksgiving Cards can by used for a thank you card too. With one little adjustment, you could make it as a Masculine card.

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The Weekly Deal is On!

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014

The Weekly Deal is On!

Today’s post features the Weekly Deals and a card made with two products on sale this week for 25% off. Just click the title above to find out more.

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Some Things You Might Not Know About Ann

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014

Some Things You Might Not Know About Ann

It looks like Ann may have escaped!

The first hint was that she got a mani-pedi. But here’s something you may not know -that is unless you pay real close attention to our videos.

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Announcement is Just Around the Corner

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014

Announcement is Just Around the Corner

Thank you to all of you who participated in the Gift Box Punch Board Sweepstakes. We will be announcing the winner very soon. It WILL be this week, but may only be announced to those of you on the newsletter list.

We’re just trying to figure out how we’ll do it! Video on Facebook? Newsletter?

Ann’s up to her elbows in swaps she has to get done.

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One Card, Two Ways

Posted by on Sep 12, 2014

One Card, Two Ways

Do you like to keep scraps? We find that most stampers and paper crafters do.

But we’re so busy MAKING scraps that we donate some to the local church for Sunday School or pre-school.

What we DO keep are abandoned card parts. What are those? Those are the parts of a card that we started to use and then changed our mind.

Today’s card started like that. We didn’t like the way it looked on…

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Fast & Easy Halloween Card

Posted by on Sep 11, 2014

Fast & Easy Halloween Card

I don’t know what it is about this fast & easy stuff, but if I keep using that term, humans might starting thinking that I’m REALLY fast & easy!

But I think I’m more fast and FUN!

If you’re making lots of cards, fast & easy is important. Otherwise, you’d have to be starting on your Easter cards NOW!

So here’s one version of today’s card that Ann made wit

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