Archives for September 2011

Made the Front Page News!!

My friend Selene Kempton and I made the front page of the Valley Dispatch newspaper for the Stamp Out Breast Cancer Fundraiser Event we are doing on Saturday!! How exciting!!! Click here to read the article on line > Join us either in person, or … [Read more...]

Christmas Lodge Card – Part II

Another beautiful sample of the Christmas Lodge stamp set (123767 wood, 123769 clear mount) from the Holiday Mini catalog. This card was designed by sue McQuiston. I love the vellum over the trees, it's a stunning effect in … [Read more...]

Christmas Lodge Card – Part I

I think Christmas Lodge stamp set (123767 wood, 123769 clear mount) is one of my favorite new stamp sets in the Holiday Mini catalog. I love the beautiful vintage sketch design, it make everything look beautiful. This is a perfect example of that. … [Read more...]

The Sounding Joy Card – Part II

I just love this card, very, very cool. Designed by Esther Villiasana, using The Sounding Joy stamp set (121967 wood, 121979 clear mount). Esther used the Mini Jingle Bells #124116 also from the Holiday Mini. The Top Note die #113463 cut out really … [Read more...]

Bright Hopes Card

This is a fun and simple card showcasing some fabulous new products in the Holiday mini catalog. The stamp set is called Bright Hopes (122690 wood, 122692 clear mount), 3/8" Quilted Stitched Ribbon in Cherry Cobbler #124105, Designer paper is the … [Read more...]

Stitched Stockings Card

This super cute and fun card was designed by Debbie Sowards. The stamp set is called Stitched Stockings (123782 wood, 123784 clear mount) from the Holiday Mini. The stamp set was made to coordinate with the Stocking Builder Punch … [Read more...]

Oct 1 World Card Making Day – Fundraiser

October 1 is World Card Making Day and I'm celebrating by joining forces with my sister demonstrators and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer! Join me for some fun and stamping, win prizes all while supporting a good cause. Can't make it and still … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Witches Boot Treat Box

Soooo stinkin' cute, this Witch Boot Treat Box goodie holder is just to die for!! Perfect for Halloween. Inspired by the Dynamic Duo Susan Adams & Janet Baker (see theirs below). This witch is stylin'. Just insert candy into this fun box and … [Read more...]

Founders Circle 2011

I just returned from Stampin' Up!'s annual Founders Circle retreat. I was honored, humbled and truly inspired by the top 100 demonstrators in the company. It was an amazing trip. Click here, or on the collage below to view the entire album of our … [Read more...]

The Sounding Joy Card

A beautiful and elegant card from the Holiday mini - The Sounding Joy stamp set (121967 wood, 121979 clear mount). Accents featured from the Holiday mini on this card are Holly Berry Bouquet specialty designer paper (#124004), and Cherry Cobbler 3/8" … [Read more...]

Pines and Pointsettias Card

A beautiful and elegant card from the Holiday mini - Pines & Poinsettias stamp set (123762 wood, 123764 clear mount).  Also using the new Very Vanilla 3/8" Stitched ribbon (#125637). Created by Diane Giarrusso.Click here for more … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Triple Layer Punch

Here's a great video of tips from Shannon West of Stampin' Up! on how to use the Triple Layer Punches: Blossom Bouquet (122464) and the Doily Trip Layer Punch (122465). Join My Newsletter | Feedburner | Specials … [Read more...]

Gently Falling Card – Part 3

 Another fantastic card using Gently Falling (123802 wood, 123804 clear mount) and Hand-Penned Holidays (124310 wood, 124312 clear mount) from the Holiday mini. The designer paper is Spice Cake #124003. Created by Liz Miller.Click here … [Read more...]

Gently Falling Card – Part 2

 This gorgeous card uses 2 new Holiday Mini catalog stamps Gently Falling (123802 wood, 123804 clear mount) and Warmest Wishes Stamp Set (122670 wood, 122672 clear mount). The designer paper is Spice Cake #124003. Created by Dawn … [Read more...]

Gently Falling Card – Part 1

 This gorgeous card uses 2 new Holiday Mini catalog stamps Gently Falling (123802 wood, 123804 clear mount) and Hand-Penned Holidays (124310 wood, 124312 clear mount). The designer paper is Spice Cake #124003. Created by Susan … [Read more...]

Holiday Mini: Warmest Wishes Hostess

The Warmest Wishes Stamp Set (122670 wood, 122672 clear mount) is a specially offered stamp set in the Holiday Mini catalog, This must-have Stampin' Rewards/Hostess exclusive set includes a variety of fun and festive seasonal images! Coordinates with … [Read more...]

Holiday Mini: Spice Cake

I've added some fantastic photos of projects made with the Spice Cake Suite (pages 16-19) Fall and Thanksgiving projects and cards. These are from Stampin' Up's convention.Click here for my "Spice Cake Suite" Album >Click here for … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Boston Red Sox Card

This one goes out to all of you baseball fans, and especially to Red Sox Nation! Spreading the love with the new Stocking Builder Punch(124095) from Stampin' Up. It's like they MADE this punch for us Sox fans. Ok, maybe they are disguising it as a … [Read more...]

Gently Falling Fabric Bow Card

This card was created with the brand new Gently Falling 2 step stamp set (123802 wood, 123804 clear mount), Spice Cake Designer Paper (124003), Spice Cake Designer Fabric (124066) and Spice Cake Designer Buttons (124113)....that's a whole lot … [Read more...]

Stamp Out Breast Cancer Fundraiser – Oct 1

Join us as we "Stamp Out Breast Cancer" for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Charity! The event includes a chance to win a Big Shot Die Cut Machine and tons more, create 5 great projects, swap, displays, munchies and sooo much more. All for a … [Read more...]

Holiday Mini: Pick Your Poison

I'm so excited that I can FINALLY share some of the fantastic ideas for the 2011 Holiday Mini Catalog that I got an Stampin' Up!'s annual convention back in July. Yes...July! It's been killing me lol. Thankfully now the catalog is live, I can show … [Read more...]

My Digital Studio card from Tami

This is a card done in Stampin' Up!'s My Digital Studio software, created by my upline Tami Waddell...from Tami, to Tami! She loves sending me cards, makes her feel like she's writing to herself hehehe. I love receiving her cards because they ROCK! … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Angry Birds Musical Card

 Are you, or is someone you love, an Angry Birds Nerd? This card kills 2 birds with 1 video - super stinkin' cute Angry Birds Card plus learn how to use Stampin' Up!'s awesome Recordable Sound Cards (121009) for a musical Angry Birds card!! Rovio eat … [Read more...]

Tamis Tip: From Clear Blocks to iPads

Tami's Tip: Clear Block Cleaning Cloths...more than meets the eye!Taking a quick break from stamping to share an alternate use for our Clear Block Cleaning pads (121779). We all have strange quirks right? I'm ready to go public with one of … [Read more...]

2011 Holiday Mini Catalog is here!

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