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valentines day cards February 2, 2011


valentines card for swap July 20, 2010

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looks better in person


boxes January 7, 2010

here are a few more mini pizza boxes i made, i just love doing these. i used Stampin’ Up! real red cardstock, basic black cardstock, square punches, heart punch,greetings occasional stamp set[ retired], scallop cirle punch, circle punches, real red ink, white gel pen




valentines card January 6, 2010

here is a card i just made for a swap using some retired Stampin Up! stamps, i think the sets are weather or not and greetings occasional, i also used the new heart punch from the occasions mini,real red cardstock, basic black cardstock, paper piercer,basic black marker,mat stack,real red ink,whisper white ink.


valentines mini pizza box December 23, 2009

here is a valentines pizza box i just made. Stampin’ Up! products used are real red cardstock, basic black cardstock, whisper white cardstock, word window punch, small heart from occasion mini,real red ribbon grosgrain ribbon, basic black ink,glue dots, adhesive. I did a layer around all sides in black and used the heart punches for accents. i think it can out really pretty.

Create a mini pizza box that’s perfect for small treats from one piece of cardstock.
 One 6″ x 11″ piece of cardstock

Scor-Pal™ or other scoring tool



Additional cardstock andembellishments to decorate your box
Step 1
With short side of 6″ x 11″ cardstock at the top of the scoring tool, score at 1″ and 5″.
 Step 2
Turn cardstock, and on the 11″ side of your cardstock, score at 1″, 5”, 6” and 10”.
 Step 3
Following the scored lines along the 11” side, use scissors to cut flaps.

Begin cut on outer edge of paper and stop at the perpendicular scored line as shown.
 Step 4
Adhere flaps to inside of box.
 Step 5
Decorate and fill box as desired.


My Sons Card February 13, 2009

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My son had to make a valentines card for school believe it or not, lol. i think he did awesome, the only thing i had to help him with was the heart he wanted to know how to make it glittery. so i give him 100 🙂