This stamp reminds me of my mom. Why does it make me think think of her? As a teenager she used to tell me, “a little birdie will always tell me what you do when I’m not around.” Just thinking of that memory I laugh. Continue reading
This weeks Freshly Made Sketches #42 was perfect to use my new Story Time designer series paper. After completing the card, I was reminded of my childhood best friend, Gabriela Gomez. I met her on the first day of school in 1st grade and we where like peanut butter & jelly. She was wearing a yellow chaffon dress patiently waiting for our teacher Ms. McCarthy. Gaby went home to be with our Heavenly Father seven years later and I still miss her to this day. Kenny Chesney reminds me of Gaby every time I hear his song, ‘Who You’d You Be Today.’
FUND RAISER FOR AUSTIN MOORE: A little boy in my community is fighting leukemia. You can read about him on his Facebook. A local company is sponsoring a CHRISTMAS IN JULY for Austin Moore Fundraiser on July 14th at the Courtyard by Marriott in Vacaville, California. I will also contribute by donating ALL profits for any Stampin’ Up! purchases made through me during the month of July.
ALL profits during the month of July will go directly to Austin Moore’s family to help with medical costs.
CARD CLASS: TWO seats left my friends. If you live in Solano, Sacramento, or Yolo Counties… and want to have an hour of fun making a FREE card while learning basic card making techniques… sign up now.
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MAGGIE MADE TIPS: The actual stamp has a little girl next to the little boy. I covered the little girl with tape and inked up the boy. Before stamping it, I peeled the tape off and only used the little boy.
Handmade Card Ingredients
Stamp Set: Greeting Card Kids Paper: Story Time, So Saffron, Real Red, Water Color Paper, Basic Gray Ink Pad: Basic Black, Real Red Ribbon: Daffodil Delight Seam Binding Ribbon
Punches: Word Window Punch
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