This year I'm giving myself an attitude adjustment - I'm no longer having a tit-for-tat attitude. I'm no longer sending out Christmas cards based on who I received from the year before. It seems that the mantra "I'll be nice to you if you're nice to me first" is rampant today. But if we live by… Continue reading I’m Giving Myself an Attitude Adjustment
Welcome! I was just playing around with some ideas for gift packaging this evening and threw together a cookie pouch using something old and something new. The old is last year's Season of Cheer Designer paper and the Lots of Labels Framelits. The new is the Merry Little Labels stamp set and the single pine… Continue reading Something Old Something New for Christmas
How is it that every year, December hits me like a smack on the head?? One minute we're celebrating the 4th of July and the next minute we're heading into Christmas. I'll show you some of my Christmas cards throughout the month, but today I want to share a cute gift I made for a… Continue reading A Cup of Christmas Cheer
Hi There! Wow! It's been a long time since I've done a blog post! Nothing was wrong, but sometimes other things take priority in life, don't they? Also, if you used to visit my Under the Inkfluence blog at undertheninkfluence.com, then you may know it's no longer online. I'll be posting here from now on. Ok..… Continue reading Frappe Birthday
My name is Nicole Kowalk. I have been an independent Stampin’ Up! demonstrator since 2002, teaching the art of rubber stamping and paper crafting – creating cards, gifts, packaging, home decor, scrapbooking, and more with rubber art stamps and other crafty things. Looking for Stampin’ Up catalogs? Download a PDF copy or for print catalogs,… Continue reading Who Am I?