Blue Wonderland

Some of my stamping friends wanted help coming up with a card using this beautiful stamp set, Wonderland, and they wanted it in all blue.

Here’s what I came up with:

Blue Wonderland

  • Colors:  Soft Sky background, Bermuda Bay (3 5/8 X 4 7/8), Lost Lagoon (3 3/8 X 4 5/8), Whisper White (3 1/4 X 4 1/2), Silver strip (3 1/4 X 1/4)
  • Stamp Set:  Wonderland
  • Accessories:  Cute bow cut from Mini Treat Bag Framelits, random sequins

I’m glad they asked me for this idea.  Don’t think I would have done all blue, but I really like the results!

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Card for FMS210

I’ve been waiting for a card sketch that would challenge me to use the little left-over pieces from the Hearth & Home Thinlits.  I found it this week at Freshly Made Sketch #210!

FMS210

I have a pile of these little squares left over from cutting out windows, and I knew I would find some use for them.

  • Colors:  Tangelo Twist, Rich Razzleberry, Daffodil Delight, Whisper White
  • DSP:  Into the Woods
  • Stamp Set:  Lighthearted Leaves
  • Accessories:  Into the Woods Elements & Cotton Ribbon

Here’s a few examples of my “Window Cards”:Joy Window Card

Halloween Window Card

Merry Wishes Window Card

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Maui Big Shots! Homework

Every 2 months the Maui Big Shots! (my downline) get together to share ideas, do some stamping, and eat!  They had some homework from last time and I couldn’t wait to see what they did with it!

Their assignment was to make something with the supplies they were given:

  • Lost Lagoon Card Base
  • Mint Macaron Card Stock
  • Real Red Card Stock
  • Real Red Satin Ribbon
  • Metal Rimmed Pearl

They didn’t have to use all supplies and could add things of their own.  Here’s the results:

Maui Big Shot Homework Oct 2015 (2)

Marylou made this beautiful card using a stamp set that I can’t remember…  Marylou, comment & tell us what that is!  I love the dazzling diamond sparkles and the gorgeous lace at the bottom!  Marylou just couldn’t make the red work!  That was definitely the biggest challenge!

Maui Big Shot Homework Oct 2015 (3)

Francine made this striking card!  And she says she doesn’t do cards well…  Hmmm…

  • Flurry of Wishes
  • Snow Flurry Punch
  • Scalloped Tag Topper Punch

Maui Big Shots! Homework Oct 2015

Yvette made this gorgeous card!!  Wow!  Must have taken a lot of concentration to line up those little ornaments so well!

Maui Big Shot Homework Oct 2015

Here’s what I came up with.  That red!  It was really hard to use that but I just LOVE the results!

  • Woodland Textured Impressions Embossing Folder
  • Lighthearted Leaves
  • Leaflets Framelits Dies

PLEASE VOTE for your favorite and leave comments below!!  I’ll give a special prize to the winner!

Free Make & Take for Thanksgiving!

Last night we had our first Thanksgiving Make & Take and I want to show you the wonderful projects we made!

Francine's tissue holder

Project #1 was created by Francine and I just love it! It’s a small tissue holder and it’s really simple to make.  She’s used Into the Woods DSP from the holiday catalog for the pretty paper.

Francine is selling kits so that you can make these at home.  Just $10 for a kit that makes 5 holders (tissue not included).

Marylou's Curvy Box Turkey

Project #2 was created by Marylou.  Isn’t it adorable?!!  She’s used the Curvy Keepsake Box to make them, along with lots of punches.  Just add candy…

She has kits available for sale, also!  For just $10, you’ll be able to make 6 of these cute little turkeys.  I forgot to take a picture of his “back-side”.  That will be a surprise for you!

Thanksgiving pocket boxes

Project #3 was created by me.  You can choose to make either a candy box or a place-setting to decorate your Thanksgiving table.  I used the Pillow Box Framelit that is in the holiday catalog.

I also have kits available for $10 & you’ll have supplies to make 6.

We’re doing this same event again this Sunday, October 18th.

173 Hoohana #101 in Kahului behind Safeway.

Don’t miss it!!  Did I mention…IT’S FREE!

Please RSVP so that we have everything prepped!  Leave a comment to order kits to make at home.

Thanks for stopping by & hope to see you soon!

Cheryl

 

Special Card for New Downline!

I’m very excited to add a new person to my team… Deni Kawauchi!  She’s been a SU Demo in the past and just wanted to get back into stamping!  She found me on line and I’m so glad she did!

Here’s a special card I made to welcome her to the team:

Special Card for Downline

Card in a Box is my favorite card to make when I want to “WOW” someone!  This one is filled with flowers from Flower Patch Stamp Set and cut out using Flower Fair Framelits.  See those new pearls?  Those are Metal Rimmed Pearls in the new Holiday Catalog.

Special Card for Downline (2)

Let me know if you’re interested in becoming a demonstrator!  Some do it to have their own business, but most sign up just to get that wonderful 20 – 25% discount on all their Stampin’ Up! products!  We get together every 2 months to swap, share ideas, make something new or learn a new technique, & always eat!

By the way, I’ll be having a CARD IN A BOX CLASS after the holidays!  Who’s interested?  If you are, please post a comment!  CLICK HERE to see some of the ones I’ve made in the past.

Thanks for stopping by…

Cheryl

September Card Class

My card classes for September are coming up!  We’ll make 4 cards with envelopes to match for just $10 (or FREE with your $20 order that day).

Here’s what we’ll be making:

Create With Cheryl Golden Leaf

This elegant card uses the Leaflit Framelits.  Simple card & so pretty!

Best Thoughts

Best Thoughts is a Hostess Set.  We’ll do a little watercoloring with aquapainters.  Cased this card from Elaine Schader.  Thanks, Elaine!

The Open Sea

I’m always running short on “Man Cards” and this one using The Open Sea is my favorite masculine stamp set!  Thanks to Stampin’ Georgia for the great idea!

Doggie Punch Art

When I saw this adorable card made by Susan Campfield, I had to give it a try.  It’s actually very quick to put together using the Hearts Framelits.

 

Swiffer in the lilikoi

Had to show off my puppy, Swiffer!

SEPTEMBER CARD CLASS (2 dates to choose from):

  • Saturday, Sept. 26 at 2pm or
  • Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 3:30pm

1194 W. Kuiaha Rd., Haiku, Maui, HI

RSVP to hold your spot in class!  Space is limited.

Thanks for stopping by!

Cheryl

Golden Leaves

Create With Cheryl Golden Leaf

This elegant card is so simple to make using Leaflets Framelits.  Embossed the sentiment with gold and added all the gold bling I could find!

We’ll be making this beautiful card at the September Card Class, along with 3 other cards.

2 dates to choose from:

  • Saturday, Sept. 26 at 2pm and
  • Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 3:30pm

We’ll make 4 cards with envelopes to match.

$10 or FREE with your $20 order placed that day.

RSVP to hold your spot in the class!  I’ll show photos of the 3 other cards soon!