Watch: Sale-A-Bration 2016 Honeycomb Happiness

Stacey2016 Occasions Catalog, 2016 Sale-A-Bration Brochure, Any Occasion, Cards, Holidays, Videos, Watercoloring2 Comments

Sale-A-Bration 2016: Honeycomb Happiness birdie card and how to dye the new Honeycomb Embellishments | A Work of Carte

Hello Stampers! I made this darling birdie card with the new Sale-A-Bration stamp set Honeycomb Happiness, which is my favorite Sale-A-Bration freebie this year! This post is a follow up to yesterday’s post, Video: Occasions 2016 Birthday Blooms. In that video, I showed you how to apply watercolor to create a rich image. We’re going to use the same technique today on … Read More

Watch: Occasions 2016 Birthday Blooms

Stacey2016 Occasions Catalog, Birthdays and Anniversaries, Cards, Videos, Watercoloring0 Comments

Occasions 2016: Birthday Blooms watercolor card | A Work of Carte

Hello Stampers! Happy New Year! It’s been quite awhile since I brought you a new video and I’m so excited about today’s video that I can hardly contain myself! Today’s video will focus on the Birthday Bouquet suite, which features the new Birthday Blooms stamp set. In this video, I will show you how to watercolor this stamp in detail … Read More

2016 OnStage Local Swaps, Part 1

StaceyAny Occasion, Cards, Holidays, Seasons, Thank You0 Comments

2016 OnStage Local (Vancouver, WA) Swap featuring Reason for the Season stamp set and Lots of Labels framelits | A Work of Carte

Hello stampers! Today I’d like to share with you some swaps I received at the OnStage Local convention back in November. Here are four wonderful cards designed by some very talented swappers! The first (pictured above) features the “Reason for the Season” stamp set and Lots of Labels framelits dies. I like how simple this card is! I’m not sure … Read More

Bloomin’ Love: It’s in the Air

Stacey2016 Occasions Catalog, Cards, Holidays0 Comments

Bloomin' Love: 2016 Occasion Catalog Sneak Peek | A Work of Carte

I absolutely adore the new Bloomin’ Love stamp set that will be making its debut in the 2016 Occasions catalog on January 5th! Today I want to share with you this card I made using the new Bloomin’ Love Bundle and coordinating Love Blossoms Designer Series Paper Stack. The Bloomin’ Hearts Thinlits dies coordinate perfectly with the four single flowers from … Read More

Watercoloring and Flurry of Wishes

Stacey2016 Annual Catalog, Cards, Holidays2 Comments

Flurry of Wishes Watercolor featuring Wink of Stella | A Work of Carte

My absolute favorite set from the 2015 Holiday Catalog is the Flurry of Wishes set. But, I’m a sucker for snowflakes, so there you have it. This set is on the retiring holiday products list and availability can only be guaranteed through December 28th. Be sure to get it before it’s gone! Steps to Recreate For this card, I first saturated … Read More

2016 Occasions Catalog Sneak Peek!

Stacey2016 Occasions Catalog, Any Occasion, Birthdays and Anniversaries, Cards, Holidays, News & Updates, Thank You0 Comments

Occasions Catalog Cover | A Work of Carte

Hello stampers! Today I’m so excited to give you a sneak peek into the new 2016 Occasions Catalog and 2016 Sale-A-Bration Brochure that were recently unveiled at Stampin’ Up’s new OnStage Local event. Above is the cover for the Occasions catalog and here’s the cover of the Sale-A-Bration brochure: I’m super excited about quite a few product suites in the … Read More