Last week was my birthday. I’m happy to say, I received lots of cards. But there is one that was really special. My dear friend and customer Jo sent me this special card.

birthday, Stampin' Up!,

Birthday card from Jo! Images © Stampin’ Up!

I know that Jo used some of the Graceful Glass Designer Paper and colored the leaves and flowers with her Stampin’ Blends. It’s had to see in the picture but the red paper is embossed with the Ruffled Embossing folder. What a nice contrast of textures.

What’s more amazing is that inside there is a lovely original poem and greeting. Jo probably makes hundreds of cards each year and writes original poems for each holiday, anniversary, birthday, etc. She is AMAZING. Without giving away any secrets, I want to be her when I am 86!

Today’s post is a bit shorter than usual. I am at a crop (scrapbooking event). Believe it or not, I’m working on our Christmas cards! Later this week I am off to Orlando for Stampin’ Up!’s Inspire, Create, Share event. Lots of fun there! I will be posting most days. I’ll keep you up to date on Stampin’ Up happenings  on Facebook as well.


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