Archives for August 2015

CARD: Making Spirits Bright from Among the Branches

Tomorrow is the BIG day, the day we've all been waiting for. The day the Stampin Up Holiday Catalog is released to customers.This card was created with some new products coming out in the Holiday Catalog (tomorrow). Featuring the Among the … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Open Sleigh “Shadow” on Brayered Resist Background

Today's card is a real "WOW", and the video tutorial is packed full of tips and techniques. I designed this Christmas card for a Stampin Up Demonstrator card swap that I participated in this week. The theme was the 2015 Holiday Catalog … [Read more...]

SNEAK PEEK: Christmas Cheer All Year

Celebrate the holiday season from start to finish. From autumn to Halloween to Christmas, the Stampin Up Cheer All Year set covers it. The countdown is on, only 2 more days until the 2015 Holiday Catalog goes live for customers!This card … [Read more...]

CARD: Remarkable You Flowers in Dijon

A beautiful all occasion card from the Stampin Up Remarkable You stamp set. Done in Delightful Dijon (ink, card stock and ribbon) and Very Vanilla. By Brandy Christneson. CARD SUPPLIESRemarkable You Clear-Mount Stamp Set … [Read more...]

SNEAK PEEK: Cheer All Year Feathers

"Thinking of you with a grateful heart" is a beautiful card of Thanksgiving.The words are from the Stampin Up Happy Scenes stamp set, and the feathers are from the Cheer All Year stamp set (cut from the Feathers Framelits). The background papers are … [Read more...]

BLOG HOP & VIDEO: Holiday Catalog – Sour Cream Treat Pouches

Looking for candy treat  favor ideas for Halloween and Christmas? Doing a little "throw back" today with these fabulous Sour Cream containers. Super easy, cool and fun to make. Fill them with your favorite candy, or a gift.Scroll down for the … [Read more...]

CARD: Hot Diggity Dog Stinkin Cutie

Love this super stinkin' cute card idea from the Stampin' Up Hot Diggity Dog stamp set. Created by Kimberly Van Diepen, this card was showcased in my “convention swap video“.I love the layered Lace and Striped Ribbons. The background elements are … [Read more...]

CARD: Simply Sports Baseball Birthday

"Happy Birthday, Sport!" for the baseball/softball lover in your life. From the Little League, to the Major League this one will be a hit (pun intended).From the Stampin Up Simply Sports Stamp Set, which is quite the tongue twister. The stars on … [Read more...]

VIDEO: August Paper Pumpkin “Chalk it Up” Alternative & Giveaway

It's Paper Pumpkin time, yipppeeeee! It's also time for a Paper Pumpkin kit give-away, leave a comment on this blog post to enter to win my "Seriously Amazing Paper Pumpkin kit" (Details below).“Chalk it up to Love” is the name of the August 2015 … [Read more...]

BLOG HOP: Stamp It Holiday Catalog Sneak Peek

Welcome to my Stamp It Demonstrator’s Group Stampin Up Holiday Catalog Sneak Peek 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 … [Read more...]

CARD: Sheltering Tree Sympathy

Beautiful "thinking of you" sympathy card from the Stampin Up Sheltering Tree stamp set.The tree was stamped on the crumb cake, then cut out with the banner framelits, and layered together for this cool effect.Designed by Veronica. CARD … [Read more...]

SNEAK PEEK: Among the Branches Halloween Haunting

My share today is more sneak peek fun from the upcoming Holiday Catalog.  The main stamp set on this card is called Among the Branches, and the designer paper is Happy Haunting.The moon is especially fun, this comes from the What’s Your Type … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Remarkable You Flower featuring the Bleach Technique

Today's super cool video technique was the #1 most requested card from my "Convention Swaps Video"!This beautiful bleached flower card, created by Rachel Durtschi, is so pretty, and surprisingly easy to create. Magic happens when you add a little … [Read more...]

CARD: Happy Birthday Balloon

Everyone needs a little "birthday balloon" on their special day. This is a sweet and fun card idea created with the Stampin Up Age Awareness & Celebrate Today stamp sets, along with some Vintage Faceted buttons. Designed by Veronica. CARD … [Read more...]

SNEAK PEEK: Happy Scenes Season’s Greetings

Today's card idea is a "Sneak peek" from the upcoming Stampin Up Holiday catalog. It's a pretty winter scene perfect for your holiday cards. The trees are from the Happy Scenes stamp set, and the cut out and layered over the Home for Christmas dsp, … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Vintage Leaves using the Joseph’s Coat Technique

Did you ever see a card / project and "think" you know exactly how it's done, until you go to create it??? Then you realize it's nothing like what you thought. That just happened to me with this beautiful Stampin Up Vintage Leaves card.This was … [Read more...]

CARD: Hope It’s Sweet Donut Card

Today's Stampin Up card idea is delicious, filled with donuts and has 0 calories. Perfect for the sweet tooth.  "Happy Birthday, hope it's sweet" comes from Sprinkles on Top stamp set. The background is Cherry on top designer paper.Designed by … [Read more...]

SNEAK PEEK: Sleigh Ride Season’s Greetings Card

Dashing through the snow, in a one horse open sleigh ... come on, you know you wanna sing along lol. This Stampin Up card idea is perfect for your holiday / Christmas cards. Featuring lots of new products coming out in the Holiday Catalog, including: … [Read more...]

CARD: Welcome Little Lamb Baby Card

I don't know why this card makes me want to start singing "Mary had a little lamb". Oh wait, yes I do, it's the stinkin' cute "Welcome Little Lamb"! Adorbs!! Such a cute baby card from the Stampin Up Barnyard Babies stamp set. The lambs are colored … [Read more...]

VIDEO: July Paper Pumpkin “Outside the Box” Thanks A Latte

"Thanks a Latte" is the name of the July 2015 Stampin Up Paper Pumpkin kit and exclusive stamp set. It's flippin' adorable, and I had fun going "outside the box" with the stamps and accessories for this card. I've created a video tutorial for it, in … [Read more...]

SNEAK PEEK: Nuts About You Card

The nuts have it..."Nuts About You" ~ Acorny Thank you card. See what I did there? Acorny Thank You is the name of the stamp set hahaha. I just love that name, a can't have enough "acorny" jokes about it.More Holiday Catalog "sneak peek" items on … [Read more...]

CARD: Watercolor Wishes Kit with Wings

Going "outside the box" on this card, using the word stamps and accents from the new Watercolor Wishes card kit.The butterfly image is from the Watercolor Wings stamp set, cut out with the Bold butterfly Framelits. The card base and elements are from … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Minion Mania Gift Set Part III – Chocolate bar

 Today is the last video in my Minion Mania series, and we will be creating the Hershey chocolate candy bar minion, I'm going to call him Kevin. Or is he Bob? I will show you a couple of cool tricks in the video, including how to make tags … [Read more...]

CARD: Happiness is Cupcakes

"Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy cupcakes and that's kind of the same thing"This is such a fun card from the Stampin Up Sprinkles of Life stamp set . Designed by Siara Acadal.The Sprinkles of Life stamp set (#139971) is the 2015-16 … [Read more...]

SNEAK PEEK: Acorny Thank You Card

Today's card is a "sneak peek" of beautiful things to come in the new Stampin Holiday Catalog. This was created with the Acorny Thank You, Hardwood and Thankful Forest Friends stamp sets. The acorns are punched out with the Acorn Builder punch which … [Read more...]