Archives for May 2015

SNEAK PEEK: You’re the Friend Card

You're The Friend everyone wishes they had ~ from the Friendly Wishes stamp set coming out next week in the new Stampin Up Catalog. Other fun new products featuring on this card are Watermelon Wonder card stock (from the new In Color Collection), … [Read more...]

BLOG HOP: Stamp It Summer Loving Fun

Welcome to my Stamp It Demonstrator’s Group Summer Lovin' Theme themed Blog Hop. We’re all really excited to unveil our projects that we’ve been crafting for you. You may be just beginning your journey through our blogs, or you may have arrived … [Read more...]

CARD: You Light Up My Life from Retiring One Tag Fits All

Another great stamp set that is disappearing forever on June 2....the One Tag Fits All stamp set in the Stampin Up Occasions catalog. The center "window" is punched with the Note Tag punch. Soft color created using the Blender pens and ink … [Read more...]

SNEAK PEEK: The Best is Yet to Come

There is a lot of excitement in the air with the release of the new Stampin Up Catalog next week! I can't wait!! I am loving all of the new products and "toys" coming out. So this "sneak peek" card "The Best is Yet to Come" from the new Best Thoughts … [Read more...]

CARD: Love & Sympathy from the retiring set

Another beautiful set going away forever...the Love & Sympathy is such a classic beauty. Here it's paired with the Painted blooms paper and Vintage faceted button. Designed by Veronica. 2015 Retiring Stamps & Accessories - Ends June 2 OR … [Read more...]

CARD: Wheely Sweet Friend

Super fun card from the Cycle Celebration stamp set. The bicycle is so stinkin' cute. Also adore this Flashback designer paper, sorry to see it go. The clip is  from the Everyday Adventure Project Life kit. Designed by Veronica. 2015 Retiring … [Read more...]

CARD: Happy Birthday from Indescribable Gift

This is a beautiful card created with the Indescribable Gift stamp set in the Stampin Up Occasions catalog. The flowers are colored with ink pads and blender pens. the the entire image panel was embossed with Iridescent Ice emboss powder. It's a … [Read more...]

CARD: Crazy About You Birthday

This is a sweet and classic card from the the Crazy About You Stamp set and Hello You Thinlit bundle in the Stampin Up Occasions catalog. The great part about this card is that you can change the word "birthday" to another word in the stamp set and … [Read more...]

CARD: A Little Birdie Told Me from Retiring For the Birds

Oh can you handle the cuteness of this retiring For The Birds stamp set? Such a cute birthday card. The birdies are colored with the ink pads and blender pens. Stampin Up Birthday Bash specialty background paper. Designed by Veronica. 2015 … [Read more...]

CARD: Adorbs Owl Card from Retiring Baby We’ve Grown

Super sweet "baby we've grown" card from the retiring Stampin Up stamp set of the same name. I love these stinkin' cute owls! Colored in with ink pads and the Blender Pens. The background is the Sweet Dreams DSP and Neutrals paper stack. Designed … [Read more...]

CARD: Retiring By the Seashore

As summer approaches fast, my mind drifts to the beach and the water. I love the ocean, and the By the Seashore set was one I treasure. Both that and the Bloom with Hope hostess set used on this card are retiring. Designed by Veronica. 2015 … [Read more...]

CARD: Thinking of You from the Retiring Mixed Bunch

Today's card features a group of great stamp sets that are set to be retired on June 2. Stampin Up Mixed Bunch, Gifts of Kindness and Itty Bitty Banners are all on the "chopping block" *sniff sniff*. This card also uses Kinda Eclectic, and that has … [Read more...]

PROJECT: Graduation Gift Bags

Do you have a graduate on your gift giving list? Here's a fun graduation party "gift bag" from the Stampin' Up Muslin bags. A gift card holder stamped with the Retiring Blue Ribbon stamp set. The Tangerine Tango circle is cut from the 1-3/8" Circle … [Read more...]

CARD: Crazy About You Great Friend

Here's a classic beauty from the Crazy About You stamp set in the Occasions catalog. The flowers are punched from the Medallion and Petal punches. The background paper is Confetti Celebration specialty paper. Designed by Suzie Wood. More 2015 … [Read more...]

CARD: Hello You from the Retiring Regarding Dahlias

I love Dahlias, they are such a pretty flower and the Regarding Dahlias stamp set has the most beautiful image in it. I'm sad to see it retire. Here's a fun card created with the set and the Flashback designer paper. Designed by Veronica. 2015 … [Read more...]

CARD: Love You Petal Potpourri

This pretty flower card comes from the Petal Potpourri stamp set and medallion punch bundle in the Occasions catalog. Such a pretty stamp set and it is not being carried over into the new catalog, which means it's gone as of June 2...bummer:( Other … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Cool Bokeh Technique Card

In photography, bokeh (Originally /ˈboʊkɛ/boh-kay) is the aesthetic quality of the blur produced in the out-of-focus parts of an image produced by a lens. Bokeh has been defined as "the way the lens renders out-of-focus points of light". ~ … [Read more...]

CARD: Birthday Bash Celebrate Today

Here's fun party in a card featuring the Stampin Up Celebrate Today stamp set and Balloon frame lit bundle. Also uses the Birthday Bash specialty paper in the Occasions catalog. Design by Claire Daly. For instructions to a sweet pop up card made … [Read more...]

CARD: Sea Street New Baby Octopus card

Awwwww nothing says Happy New Baby like astinkin' cute octopus! You know what I'm saying? Too flipping adores.  Mr. Octopus is from the Stampin Up Sea Street stamp set. The banners are from the Maritime paper and Banner punch and … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Happy Mother’s Day from Indescribable Gift

Today's video is a beautiful window card created with the Stampin Up Indescribable Gift stamp set in the Occasions catalog. This technique of blending on vellum is soft, and easy, and a spin on the "stained glass" technique. Note: The 2015 … [Read more...]

CARD: Happy “Rock n Roll” Birthday Card & Technique Video

The Stampin Up Four Feathers stamp set and coordinating framelit dies originally made their debut in 2014 in the Holiday catalog. They were carried over into the 2015 Occasions catalog and still very popular. Like this card says, they make everything … [Read more...]

NEWS: Happy “Sneak Peek” Day at Stampin Up

Happy "sneak peek" day at Stampin Up! Today is the day that as a demonstrator, we get a Sneak Peek of new products in the 2015-2016 annual catalog!!!  It's a great time to be a demonstrator!! View the Sneak Peek Items! Retiring Products & … [Read more...]

CARD SWAP: Sneak Peek New Catalog swap

2015 STAMPIN UP CATALOG DEMO "SNEAK PEEK" SWAP The 2015-16 Stampin Up Catalog is almost here! As demonstrators we can pre-order select "sneak peek" stamps and some accessories in May (see demo website for details on pre-order). To kick it … [Read more...]

CARD: You’re a Gem – bling bling

There is nothing like gold and diamonds to tell someone they are the "best". This fun "You're a gem" card comes from the Stampin Up "One Tag Fits All" stamp set in the Occasions catalog. I love the embossed gold foil, with the Decorative dots folder. … [Read more...]

CARD: Righty-Tighty, Left-Loosey “Man Card”

If you're looking for  a good stamp set for the men in your life, the "Guy Greetings" stamp set in the Occasions catalog is your "man". Such a fun set with lots of masculine images and sayings. This card makes a great "man card" for birthday, or … [Read more...]