Seats & Swings

* Valentine Swing * Cat in the Window * Back into the Swing of Things * A Swinging Anniversary * Swing Gate Fold * An Autumn Day in the Park * Fall Is In The Air * Winter Is In The Air * Spring Is In The Air * Summer Is In The Air * Happy Hour at the Beach

Swing Gate Fold

Hi it’s Sue here from the Dies R Us Design Team with another interactive swing gatefold card. I based this card off of a swing card I made in last week’s blog post. You can get the specific instructions on how to make the bench swing by clicking here. After cutting a 3 inch square […]

A Swinging Anniversary

Today we are making a 3-dimensional swing card using Karen Burniston dies from Dies R Us. 1. Cut two of each color using the swing die. Save the off-cut pieces for bench supports (I find the best piece is right below the bench , about 3/8 inches tall x 2 inches) 2. Trim off two […]

Back into the Swing of Things

Coming home after a long stay in the hospital deserves a cheerful card. Home Sweet Home may have a different meaning for those of us who have been fortunate enough to stay healthy during this year of COVID-19, but to a survivor it truly can be sweet. The mechanical base for this card come from […]

All Wrapped Up In You

My spouse and I joke that neither of us can remember our wedding anniversary. We know it is in late October but we always have to look it up. This year I decided to just make a sweet Halloween card for my spouse for our anniversary. I used the Spellbinders’ Dancin Mummy dies as well […]

On the Injured List

For a baseball fan, having your favorite player on the injured list, is bad, having yourself on the list is even worse.  This card is for a sports fan recovering from surgery. Echo Park Paper Co. makes a Baseball mega bundle of double-sided papers and ephemera that works well with Carta Bella’s Baseball element stickers. […]

Karen Burniston Die Sets

Karen Burniston’s website Blog Title KB Dies set Numbers 12 Days of Christmas Trees – Bonus Day 1039 12 Days of Christmas Trees – Day 1 1020 12 Days of Christmas Trees – Day 10 1020 12 Days of Christmas Trees – Day 11 1020 12 Days of Christmas Trees – Day 12 1020 12 […]


* Flutterflies for Birthdays * Paris in Springtime * Happy Mail * Butterfly Halloween * Father’s Day Waterfall Pop-up * Hats off to the Grad * The Circus is Coming! * Autumn Birthday Card Teepee Style * Fishing Birthday Card – Teepee Style * Naughty or Nice? * Sending Love * Valentine Swing * Heart […]


* Woodland Friends * Early Christmas Cards * Brighten Someone’s Day * The Upside to Playing * It’s Baseball Season * Cat in the Window * Roses and Apple Blossoms for Mother * CRX – Card Recipient Experience * Be Adventurous! * Heartfelt * The Urge to Create * Be Spontaneous! * Simple with a […]