Pals Blog Hop: From the Heart

Stampin Up Pals Blog Hop

Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for January 2016. We are thankful you stopped by to take a look at our new 2016 Blog Hop monthly themes.  This month we are showcasing projects using Stampin’ Up! products featuring a theme from any of the following: Valentine’s Day; Thinking of You; Get Well; or Sympathy. All of these themes come “From the Heart.”  We hope you enjoy our creations.

You may just be starting the Blog Hop or may have come from the previous link from the Line-up on the Pals Blog Hop listing shown below.  The full lineup will help you move along from blog to blog so you may see all the projects.

Stampin Up Sunburst Sayings Timeless Textures Congrats Card By Mary Fish Envelope


  • My “Wow” message for today’s card for the hop comes from the heart, literally!

Stampin Up Botanical Designer Series Paper

  • I first cropped the Basic Black pattern from Botanical Gardens Designer Series Paper with a die from Lots of Labels.

Stampin Up Sunburst Sayings Timeless Textures Congrats Card Thank You By Mary Fish

  • I then cropped it again with the heart from Mini Treat Bag Dies and popped it up on Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Stampin Up Sunburst Sayings Timeless Textures Congrats Card By Mary Fish Heart

Stampin Up Sunburst Sayings Timeless Textures Congrats Card By Mary Fish Pinterest

  • I used Timeless Textures stamp set (also from the Occasions Catalog) to build a simple and eclectic background.
Timeless Textures Stamp Set StampinUp

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SP Color Mix Coral Black Vanilla

  • Hover and Pin it! Here’s a photo showing key products for today’s card that you can save or pin to Pinterest. See ALL my product photos in one spot on my How to Make Simple Cards board on Pinterest.Stampin-Up-Sunburst-Sayings-Timeless-Textures-Congrats-Card-By-Mary-Fish-Envelope

Thanks for visiting. To continue with the hop, please refer to the Blog Hop Line-up below. We hope to see you on next month’s Pals Blog Hop!


  1. Jennifer Michalski at Stampin’ Serenity
  2. Shawn de Oliveira at ShawnStamps
  3. Wendy Klein at Doggone Delightful Stampin’
  4. Patti MacLeith at Papercrafts by Patti
  5. Dawn Tidd at Tiddbits from Dawn
  6. Michelle Gleeson at
  7. Shannon Jaramillo at Shannon Kay Paperie
  8. Mary Fish at Stampin’ Pretty
  9. Jackie Diediker at Stampin’ Jackie
  10. Angela Curry at Kindred Stampers
  11. Julie DiMatteo at The Paper Pixie
  12. Beth McCullough at Stamping Mom
  13. Katy McGloin at Just Fun Stamping
  14. Becky Volpp at InkBlossomwithBecky
  15. Kelly DeTommaso at Kelly’s Creative Corner
  16. Lisa Ann Bernard at Queen B Creations
  17. Nancy Gleason at My Stampin Space
  18. Pamela Sadler at Stampin Pink Rose

I love hearing from you!  Please leave me your questions or comments about the project for today.

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  1. I treasure each of your comments! Thanks.

  2. Love the darkness in a happy loving card. I think it’s a perfect guy card too.

  3. Everyone is using the word “wow” and it surely fits! This card is gorgeous, Mary. Love the elements and your colors!!!!!!!

  4. It is a wow card and love the use of Timeless Textures!

  5. Lovely! Your DSP almost looks like it’s textured!

  6. Such an eclectic mix of modern and vintage. Great idea!

  7. What a WOW card! I love the way you used Timeless Textures too!

  8. Love the boldness of black, white and coral. Truly a “wow” card.

  9. Love the “WOW” in the heart – great showcase of these new products, Mary. Love the way you’ve positioned the cropped Framelit die.

  10. Simply a “Mary Fish WOW Card”! Great combination of shabby AND chic!

  11. This card is a wow card! I live the cutout heart and gorgeous background. You are the master of simple and elegant!

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