Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Thank You

A quick thank you card - the little strip of glitter makes this card a stunner!  

Amuse Studio Products:    SHOP AMUSE STUDIO

Stamps:  A Hundred Wishes, Essentials Sentiments Too
Card stock:  Mermaid card base, Sugar
Ink:  Mermaid, Lime, Onyx Versafine
Other:  Champagne Glitter, ¼" sticky red tape, Tuxedo Washi Tape Assortment


Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Thanks Laura!

Every year since Laura and I have been going to Amuse Studio National Conference she has been making up these awesome photo albums for me!  I love how NatCon 2015 turned out and it is so nice of her to do it for me each year.  I love that I have 4 books of memories!  
2012 - New Orleans
2013 - Charlotte
2014 - Santa Fe
2015 - Colorado Springs
Monday, May 25, 2015

Happy Memorial Day!


Sunday, May 24, 2015

You're My Anchor

Cute little anchor pocket treat bag.  

Amuse Studio Products:    SHOP AMUSE STUDIO

Stamps:  Redwood Background, You're A Lifesaver
Card stock:  Pebble, Apple, Fiesta 6x6 patterned paper pack
Ink:  Pebble, Onyx Versafine
Other:  1" Circle Punch, You're a Lifesaver Die set, Gusset cellophane bags, Cherry Baker's Cording

Apple card stock:  1" x 1" for anchor die cut
Pebble card stock:  for 1" circle punch

Stamp the Redwood Background in Pebble ink on the back of a sheet of 6"x6" star patterned paper covering the entire sheet.  Fold the patterned paper sheet into a triangle, patterned side out.  Fold the two long points of the triangle into the center, overlapping the points.  Finished pocked base should measure about 2" wide.  

Fold top flap over triangle points to create an open ended pocket.  Stamp the sentiment in Onyx Versafine ink on the folded-over flap.  Punch a 1" circle from Pebble card stock.  Adhere the anchor shape to the center of the Pebble circle.  Fill a cellophane gusset bag with treats and tuck into the pocket.  Tie the gusset bag closed with the Cherry's Baker's cording.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Sealed With A Fish

Cute treat idea with the fish candy!  

Amuse Studio Products:    SHOP AMUSE STUDIO

Stamps:  Mod Backgrounds 2, Sealed with a Fish
Card stock:  Sugar, Apple
Ink:  Onyx Versafine, Sky
Other:  Classic Tag Die Set, Sky Twinkle stickers, Treat size cellophane bag, Navy Baker's Cording

Die cut the rounded tag shape from the Sugar card stock.  Trim ¼" off the end of the tag.  Stamp the background pattern in Sky ink on the Sugar card stock tag.  

Stamp the sentiment on the bottom of the tag in Onyx Versafine ink.  Die cut the largest fish from Apple card stock.  Stamp the fish image in Onyx Versafine ink on the die cut card stock piece.  

Adhere the fish die cut above the sentiment on the tag using 3D foam adhesive. Embellish the tag with Sky twinkle stickers.  Fill a treat size cellophane bag with fish candies.  Tie the tag around the bag using the Navy Baker's cording.

Friday, May 22, 2015

You Float My Boat

Such a cute little card made by the gals at Amuse Studio!  

Amuse Studio Products:    SHOP AMUSE STUDIO

Stamps:  You're A Lifesaver, Redwood Background
Card stock:  Apple, Seattle, Sugar
Ink:  Memento Tuxedo Black, Sky
Other:  You're A Lifesaver Die set, Copic Markers W2 BG10 R24, Quickie Glue Pen, Cranberry Glitter, 3D Foam adhesive, Seattle Baker's cording

Card Base: Apple 10" x 3 ½" scored at top
Seattle:  4 ⅝" x 3 ⅛"
Sugar:  4 ½" x 3"
Sugar: 2" x 2" for boat die cut


Score the Apple card stock at 5" to make a 4 bar card base (finished card measures 5" x 3 ½")  Stamp the Redwood background in Sky ink on the bottom half of the Sugar card stock layer.  

Die cut the boat from You're A Lifesaver die set from the Sugar card stock piece.  Stamp the boat image on the die cut piece in Memento Tuxedo Black ink.  

Use Copic Markers to color in details on boat image.  Apply Cranberry glitter to the boat (stripe and smoke stack) using a Quickie Glue pen.  Adhere the boat die cut to the right side of the Sugar layer using 3D foam adhesive.  

Adhere the Sugar card stock layer to the Seattle layer.  Adhere the layers to the Apple card base.  Tie Seattle Baker's cording around the top of the card.  


Thursday, May 21, 2015

Squeeze The Day

Let's call these cards Throw Back Thursday!  The Amuse Studio Squeeze the Day stamp set is a favorite of mine and here are a couple of clean and simple cards!  Here are the past blog posts for these two cards if you want the details. 


This stamp set is 50% off and will be retiring from the Amuse Studio product line.  This set works great for a birthday party or a bridal shower!   

Item #SNSU080  $18.50
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Save Big!


Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Sunny Side of Life

This card was made by a fellow Amuse Studio Consultant for a card swap we did a while ago.  The card is so pretty in person because of the Stardust Finishing Spray that gives it just a little bit of a sparkle.  The stamp set Sunny Side of Life is retiring - it is such a great set good for Birthday, Get Well, Sympathy - so many great options!  

Amuse Studio Products:     SHOP AMUSE STUDIO

Stamps:  Sunny Side of Life
Card stock:  Poppy, Sugar
Ink:  Mushroom, Moss, Grass & Lichen for the grass/flowers, Poppy & Melon for the butterflies, Lichen & Poppy for the sentiment
Other:  Dauber, Stardust Finishing Spray

Item #SVSD006   $8.50


Monday, May 18, 2015

Love this set!!

I love this Hipster Icons stamp set by Amuse Studio - now 50% off!  

Item #SVSF052   $11.00


Sunday, May 17, 2015

Great Deals!

Time to breathe and pick up the Amuse Studio Namaste stamp set for 50% off!  

Item # SVSG055  $10.00
While supplies last!


Saturday, May 16, 2015

50% off thru May 31st!



The Amuse Studio Retiring Products Sale is at the final markdown - 50% off!  Some products have sold out but there are still plenty of good deals!  


I checked for sold out stamp sets this morning.  

Eat Your Veggies
Brush strokes
Wish You Were Here
Enjoy the Ride
Pretty Peonies 2
Charming Gardeners
Loads of Fun
Papillon