Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Father's Day is this weekend and here is a cute Manly card that can be used for Birthdays and any Manly Occasion.  This card uses on of the new In Colors Midnight Muse.  I love this color!!  I embossed using another new folder, Argyle.  Perfect for Manly cards.  The Soft Suede base uses a new framlit from Apothecary Accents.  Comfort Cafe Designer series paper pulls all the colors together.  I think I will be using this color combo alot!! 

Visit my website for all your shopping 24/7!!  There is a GREAT June Hostess special, so June is the time to book a Home Party or Host a BOOK Party.  If your party totals $450, you earn $50 more in Hostess $$!!!  Contact me for available dates:  www.kathyswanson.stampinup.net

Sunday, June 10, 2012

So Sweet!!  The heat is on and it's time for some Sweet Watermelon.  Our stamp set "Mouthwatering" is the perfect choice for your Summer Cards and Scrapbook pages.  This set also includes Cherries, a Popsicle and Ice Cream Cone.

Check my website to shop for this stamp set and more from the NEW Catalog:  www.kathyswanson.stampinup.net

This 2 page scrapbook layout is perfect for Picnics, Family Reunions and Garden photos.  I used Melon Mambo and Certainly Celery.  The Designer Series paper is from our Paper Stacks.  Choose the color family and get an entire stack of coordinating double sided paper!!  I colored the stamp wth our markers, then punched with our 2 1/2 circle punch.  Snipped off the straight edge and then sponged with certainly celery ink.  Then added a few seeds.  The journal circle is also punched with our circle punch and the stamp is from the Everything Eleanor set.