Last year I started subscribing to Stampin” Up!s Paper Pumpkin, a monthly project kit, to put together with my kids. It is a nice way to stamp with them in a “controlled” environment. The benefits – 1) I don’t have to come up with the project, 2) I get some good quality time with my kids, and 3) they don’t get into my stuff – I’m a major control freak… So, Paper Pumpkin is a great solution for the whole family. While each project is different, usually the kits come with enough supplies to make 4 cards. The December kit was this Real Life journal:
Of course, this just doesn’t work too well for the three of us, so we decided to use the kit in a different way and make cards instead. Here is what I designed, which I ended up giving to my hubby for Valentines Day.
And this is my daughter’s version:
For more inspiration on how to change up this kit, take a peek at a post on Stampin’ Up!s Inspiration Blog here: http://www.stampinup.com/home/blog-post/corporate-blog/2013/12/26/paper-pumpkin-real-life