Archives for April 2011

New MDS Downloads & Catalog Section

If you're like me, and have to "have it all" when it comes to MDS downloads, you are loving the new pdf catalog and weekly additions. In an effort to simplify this process (since new images come out weekly) I have put together a new page on my site, … [Read more...]

Fun with Fun Flowers – Part 2

Here are a few more samples using the Fun Flowers Bigz L Die (121812) for the Big Shot Die Cut Machine from a recent Stampin' Up event I attended. The Fun Flowers die is from the 2011 Occasions mini catalog which ends April 30. Also ending April 30 … [Read more...]

Fun with Fun Flowers – Part 1

This is the last week to purchase items from Stampin' Up!'s 2011 Occasions mini catalog, I'm sad it has to end. There are so many incredible products and stamps in there. One of the must popular items in this mini catalog has been the Fun Flowers … [Read more...]

Lattice Cross Cards

 Here are a couple more really fabulous cards from a recent demo event I attended. The crosses on these cards were made with the Lattice Die (115958) for the Big Shot Die Cut Machine. Perfect for Easter, or any Christian holiday/event, the cross … [Read more...]

Petal Cone Die – Easter Carrot Fun

 Recently I was at a demo event in Illinois and the gals there had made some super cute Easter ideas (and more) using the Petal Cone die (121810) for the big shot. I especially fell in love with the carrot with the scallop oval punched out and the … [Read more...]

Carrot Egg Candy Treats for Easter

How stinkin' cute are these simple Easter / Spring treats? They are little chocolate eggs wrapped in the large Scallop Circle Punch (118874). Pumpkin Pie card stock, and the Square Lattice Impressions folder (119976) and the Big Shot give you the … [Read more...]

Easter Carrot from the Petal Cone Die

 This is such a stinkin' cute Easter treat / gift idea! My friend Donna Griffith gave this to me, she works for Stampin' Up! and had demonstrated this super cutey at one of our recent regional events. Donna created this with the brand new Petal Cone … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Easter Bunny and Chick boxes

Are you ready for super stinkin' cuteness?! I've had so many people ask for these, that I'm reposting this from last Easter. The Bunny and Chickie boxes are made from the Big Shot Top Note die and Fancy Favor Box Die. You could also use these cuties … [Read more...]

My Digital Studio T-Shirts & New Downloads

Is there anything My Digital Studio software can't do? Recently I traveled to Illinois with my friends Christy Harsch (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) and BJ Peters (Minnesota) to visit Meg Loven. Christy was on fire with the coolest ideas, along with … [Read more...]

Love Birds Simply Scrappin Kit is so much more

Stampin' Up! offers the coolest kits, they are called Simply Scrappin' kits. While they were originally created with scrapbooking in mind (and they are fabulous for it), they also make great "anything" craft kits. Quick and foolproof. So easy to turn … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Beautiful Bonnet Favor Boxes

Ever wonder what to do with all of your left over SU brad and button plastic containers? One person's trash (recycling) is another's treasure. One more way to go "green" and use it all with today's video tutorial making these cool hat containers. … [Read more...]

Banner Favor Jars

 Hip Hip Hooray for this super cool party favor idea my friend Meg Loven made for me! I love it! I recently visited Meg, and she made these super cute favor jars as a "pillow gift" and OMG! such a stinkin' cute idea! Meg used the Sizzix Big Shot … [Read more...]

My Digital Studio: Free Update & New Downloads

  A FREE update is now available for all My Digital Studio users with the packaged DVD software.  The update provides users with new functionality and several new options for print products. Update your software for free today and encourage your … [Read more...]

SWAP: 2011 Summer Mini Demo Swap

2011 SUMMER MINI CATALOG SWAP The 2011 Stampin Up Summer Mini catalog is coming! As demonstrators we can pre-order the stamps and some accessories begining April 1, 2011 (see demo website for details on pre-order). To kick it off, I'm hosing a … [Read more...]

Ribbon of Hope

 So many of our lives have been touched by cancer. Stampin' Up's Ribbon of Hope Stamp (115552) is a single stamp, that represents the hope ribbon. Today's card shows it in pink, for Breast Cancer. Layered on top of the Elizabeth Stamp (117120) it is … [Read more...]

Partial Impressions Emboss – Double Emboss

This is the last in the series of partial impressions emboss techniques (I know I'm sad too, but I have so many other cool techniques to show you I have to switch sometime hehehe). This super cool technique combines the partial impression of the … [Read more...]