Archives for March 2013

EASTER PROJECT ideas from Stampin’ Up!

Here are some fantastic and fun Easter Projects from Cindy B, staff writer at Stampin' Up: Need a few last-minute Easter ideas to bring a little sparkle to the holiday? We’re here to help! To draw out the holiday fun, why not persuade Easter Bunny … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Double Swing in The Open Sea Card

You'll "flip" for today's video tutorial featuring the "double swing" fun card fold technique with the Labels Framelits and  The Open Sea stamp set. A cool and fun flip fold card is as much a toy as it is a card. The schooner / ship from the Open Sea … [Read more...]

CARD: Punch Art Chickie

Continuing on with our punch art themed Easter projects, here is a super stinkin' cutie from Brenda Rivera. Brenda share this card, along with some other fantastic punch art cards at our Stamp It Demo group meeting last night. The background is done … [Read more...]

CARD: Happy Easter Everybunny Punch Fun

  Happy Easter Everybunny - stinkin' cuteness alert!!! This super cute Easter Bunny can be a card, or a tag. He was made from Stampin' Up! punches and the Scallop Circle Bigz die for his body shape. A little punching and sponging brings him to … [Read more...]

MDS DOWNLOADS – This & That plus a Free Download

Check out all of the cool new downloads introduced this week, including a FREE DOWNLOAD...April Showers Wallpaper.  Also, a coordinating "Epic Day" kit for the new This and That product line. Quick recap of the latest happenings with My Digital … [Read more...]

CARD: Punch Art Flowers Scallop Fold

Simple, classic and elegant...those are words I would use to describe this card. Oh wait...I forgot beautiful!!! The flowers and vase/pot were all created with Stampin' Up! Punches. The tulips are the wing to the bird punch, the vase is Extra-Large … [Read more...]

WIN FREE STAMPS! Tami’s Mystery Hostess Event

Win $25 ++ worth of FREE STAMPS!! It's my party and I'll buy if I want if I want to, buuuuy if I want to....{insert song here} Place an order in my online store now thru March 31 and be entered to win FREE STAMPS from me! The exact amount … [Read more...]

NEW: This and That Product Line plus enter to WIN A FREE TRIP

 Your life is: Awesome. Quirky. Exciting. Perfectly messy. And happening really fast. So we’re happy to introduce our newest product line that lets you capture it all on-the-go. This and That will debut in the 2013-2014 annual catalog, but we’re … [Read more...]

GIFT CARD: Happy Hour time

It's Friday, Friday - got to get  down on Friday {insert remainder of Rebecca Black song here}'s another fun TGIF card from the Happy Hour stamp set. This time in the form of a gift card holder. I love the Margarita / fun drink glass with the … [Read more...]

CARD: Twisted Easel “Dress Up” card from Liz

Today's super cool "twisted easel" card comes from my friend Liz Miller (Stampin' with Liz)  Do you love fun folds?  I used the “twisted easel” fold for this card!  I am loving these dress forms and the vanilla flower trim!  The photo below is at a … [Read more...]

PROJECT: Oval Bunny Easter Basket

Today's stinkin' cute Easter Bunny Basket project is from Carrie Cudney ( Stampin' Up!). I can’t believe how fast Easter is coming up this year!  My calendar is quickly filling up with egg hunts, classroom parties, and family dinners—so I’ve been … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Easter Blessings Card

Focusing on Easter with today's video tutorial featuring the Easter Blessings single stamp in the Spring Catalog, and the Nature Walk stamp set. I'll show you how to create a stamped image with multiple colors on a single stamp using Stampin' Write … [Read more...]

MDS DOWNLOADS: Caution – Fun Ahead!

Are you constructing a birthday party soon? Let the BDAY Under Construction Ensemble help you create:Invitations Cupcake holders  Candy bar wraps Water bottle labels A banner Thank you cards  And more!To help you get started, we're … [Read more...]

CARD: Trust god you are a ‘Work of Art’

The message on this card seemed like the perfect share after returning from a weekend with my boys. We attended a Teen Retreat with the church Youth Group. It was an amazing weekend that I was blessed to be a part of. "Each one of us is God's special … [Read more...]

CARD: By the Seashore Part II

Here is Part 2 my By the Seashore stamp set "mini series", getting us ready for some summertime fun. Created by my friend, Cheryl Flynn. The words "Live in the Sunshine by Ralph Waldo Emerson" are from the Pursuit of Happiness stamp set. Sorry, I … [Read more...]

CARD: By the Seashore Part I

I'm starting a "mini series" of cards featuring the Stampin' Up! By the Seashore stamp set. This is a really pretty set in the annual catalog, it has shells, starfish, sand dollar and a crab. My friend, and sister demo, Cheryl Flynn created this … [Read more...]

CARD: TGIF Happy Hour Card fun

TGIF! Let's celebrate with a little Happy Hour Drink fun card. We've got Martini, Pina Colada, and Umbrella Drinks...and they are stinkin' cute. The Olive and Strawberry were colored with Stampin' Write Markers an have a dab of Crystal Effects to … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Pop Up Flower Pot with Pop n Cut Dress Form

Today's video is on over the top WOW card! I'll demonstrate a little Sizzix Pop 'n form 101: how to use the new Stampin' Up! Pop 'n Cut Dress form and base for a pop up card. I'll be going "outside the box", instead of using the "dress form" to make … [Read more...]

TRY IT KITS: Paper Pumpkin “Try It” Kits are available

Want to get a closer look at Paper Pumpkin before you join? Here's your chance to try me for one month! I'm filled with everything you need to create a sweet project—stamps, ink, accessories, and paper (of course). What's more, you'll have the stamp, … [Read more...]

MDS DOWNLOADS: Seriously Awesome Downloads

Get in touch with your inner awesomeness this week with our latest downloads. (PDF) Check out the Made to Be Awesome Framable. Download it. Print it. Frame it. And remind yourself often how truly wonderful you are. If you've ever asked yourself … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Mosaic Stamping Technique from Diane

I'm thrilled for today's guest blogger, Diane Giarrusso of Diane Stamps, to share these super cool techniques. "Today’s video tutorial shows you how to use Stampin’ Up!’s new Stampin’ Distress Tool to make a rough edge on your card stock. No more … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Easter Cross Card

Does Easter feel like it's sneaking up on anyone else this year? I know when Easter is. I know that Lent has started. Yet for some reason, my brain just processed that Easter is only a few weeks away! Time to get started on some Easter cards. This … [Read more...]

MAGAZINE: New Stampin’ Success Snippet

Stampin’ Up! creates a bimonthly magazine for us as demonstrators. It’s full of project ideas, business tips, and recognition for all the wonderful things demonstrators do every day. We wanted to share just a little bit of our March/April 2013 … [Read more...]

CARD: Vintage Verses Thanks for a great SAB

This card expresses my feelings as this year's amazing Sale-a-bration (SAB) event is drawing to an end..THANKS from my heart!!! Thank you for being the most wonderful, supportive friends and customers a gal could ask for. Y'all are the best, and I … [Read more...]

CARD: All Dressed Up from Mary Bush

Here's another fabulous card from the All Dressed Up Bundle in the Spring Catalog. This card was created by my friend (and Stamp It Group member), Mary Bush. Mary used the Birds of a Feather Designer paper, two-tone Pink Pirouette ribbon, Apothecary … [Read more...]