Archives for November 2015

CARD: Rudolph the Red Nosed Penguin – Snow Way!?!

Now here's an "outside the box" fun card!It's Ruddy the Red Nosed Penguin. He's a penguin pretending to be a reindeer. Too flipping adorable. The antlers are the best, they were created with the Tree Builder Punch of all things.The penguin and … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Tami’s Compilation of Bloopers & Outtakes from 2015

Ever wonder what happens in between the edits of a video? Well today, I'm sharing a few of those hilarious moments. The funny video snippets that didn't make the final cut in my weekly youtube crafting tutorials, and many for good reasons … [Read more...]

CARD: Santa in the Window “No Peeking” Card

Some super cuteness from the retiring Stampin Up Cozy Christmas stamp set and the Home for Christmas DSP. The Santa image is cute from the designer paper. The window is from the Hearth and Home framelits, with the Brick Wall textured background. The … [Read more...]

CARD: Wishing You Jolly Moments

Wishing You Jolly Moments Christmas card. Two of the doilies on the front are actually the Stampin Up Metallic doilies, upside down and brayered with Cherry Cobbler and Old Olive ink. Very cool technique. Designed by Kay Cogbill.Save 15% when you … [Read more...]

CARD: Cozy Christmas Card from Sara Douglas

This is one of my "special cards" for several reasons, the first is because it was from Sara Douglas. Sara is the interim CEO of Stampin Up while her mom (Co-Founder) Shelli Gardner is away. She is also a good friend. Another reason this card is … [Read more...]

VIDEO & BLOG HOP: How to make a Star Wars Theme Party Pack

May the Force be with you! I'm a big Star Wars fan, and am very excited about the new movie coming out. I've been preparing for Star Wars - The Force Awakens release by designing this Star Wars Party Pack - Gift Set! Complete with 2 part video series … [Read more...]

PROJECT: Reason for the Season Pillow Box

Here's a super cute gift box made with the Stampin Up Square Pillow box die for the Big Shot. I have a video below that shows you how to use this die. The Home for Christmas designer paper and Real Red Pom Poms  are on the Holiday Catalog retiring … [Read more...]

CARDS: Spotlight on Retiring Holiday Products for Christmas

Here are some more fantastic swap cards I've received. All featuring products that are on the Stampin Up 2015 Holiday Catalog Retiring List. Get 'em while we got 'em.Making Spirits Bright CardRETIRING Among the Branches Stamp Set … [Read more...]

BLOG HOP: Stamp It Christmas Theme

Welcome to my Stamp It Demonstrator’s Group Stampin Up Christmas Holiday themed Blog Hop. We’re all really excited to unveil our projects that we’ve been crafting for you. To continue on your journey through our projects, simply use the “previous / … [Read more...]

CARD: A Very Merry Christmas to You

A Very Merry Christmas to You card from the – Stampin Up Reason for the Season stamp set and the retiring Season of Cheer designer paper. Sure gonna miss this paper and the Winter Wonderland Washi tape, also going. The Gold button and rounded corner … [Read more...]

CARDS: Spotlight on Retiring Holiday Products for Fall

Earlier this week Stampin Up released a list of products in the 2015 Holiday Catalog that will be retiring. This is the first time they've announced a retiring list for a "mini" catalog. Here are a few great fall swap cards I've received featuring … [Read more...]

CARD: Peace be with you Wreath Christmas WOW Card

I'm in love with the Stampin Up Holidays Fancy Foil Vellum. There, I said it. It makes everything looks so classy, and special. This is an easy, beautiful Christmas holiday card.Great for larger lists. The 2 step stamp set make stamping a breeze, and … [Read more...]

VIDEO: 2016 Stampin Up Occasions & SAB Catalog Haul & Give-away

One of the many, many things I love about being a Stampin Up demonstrator is getting to be the first to see and play with all of the “new toys” that come out. It's like being an elf in Santa's workshop, you get to play with all the toys before anyone … [Read more...]

SWAPS: Sneak Peek Demonstrator Mail-In Swaps

2015 STAMPIN UP "SNEAK PEEK" CATALOG SWAPSThe 2015 Stampin Up Occasions and Sale-a-Bration Catalogs have been revealed! they will make their debut on the Stampin Up Demonstrator website today, and as demonstrators we can start … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Stampin Up OnStage Swaps and Special Announcements

My mom and I just got back from Stampin up on Stage event in Baltimore. We had a blast, we swapped cards, I got to hand out the prize patrol and 'u crew' and give away prizes. Met lots of new friends.We got to sneak peek the new catalog, and I’m … [Read more...]

NEWS: Holiday Catalog Retiring Products List

We're saying goodbye to retiring products from the holiday catalog; but before we do, we're giving everyone an opportunity to order their favorites.Retiring stamps will only be available until December 28 and then they will become "while … [Read more...]

VIDEO: How to make a Brick Wall Cut Out Window Card

Am I the only who sees this card and wants to start singing Pink Floyd's "Brink in the Wall"? hahaha. In today's video tutorial, I'm going to show you how to install a window in a brick wall in 5 minutes or less. Just call me Bob Villa, kidding. I … [Read more...]

CARD: Happy Birthday Butterflies

Love the butterflies! You can never have too many butterflies on a card. This is a sweet Happy Birthday card, from the Stampin UP Birthday Blossoms & Watercolor Wings Stamp Set.Designed by Veronica.Visit my  Facebook page for Live … [Read more...]

CARD : Thinking of You with a Grateful Heart

Thinking of you with a Grateful Heart  ~ Stampin Up Happy Scenes stamp set. Great fall / Thanksgiving card idea. The wood pattern background is from the Into the Woods DSP. The image is colored with the ink pads and Blender Pens. Design by … [Read more...]

CARD: White Christmas Thinking of You Cut Out Card

Thinking of You at Christmas Card from my all time favorite stamp set....White Christmas.It's my favorite stamp set because I got to name it!!!! True story, when I was at the Home Office 2 years ago for my Million Dollar Celebration, they were … [Read more...]

VIDEO: How to make a Masked Tree in a Leaf Technique

Be prepared for some masking magical "wow" in today's Season's of the Stampin Up Sheltering Tree video. I'll demonstrate how to create this gorgeous leaf with the tree silhouette for fall, winter and I even added hearts for Valentine's day.This … [Read more...]

NEWS: Winner of the “Beautiful Bouquet” Paper Pumpkin Kit is ….

On my October Paper Pumpkin alternate project video I announced a drawing for a "pink box" Beautiful Bouquet PP kit. To enter, you only needed to leave a comment on my blog. I drew the winner randomly from all of the comments.  And the winner … [Read more...]

CARD: Peace Be with You Poinsettia “Wow” Card

Gorgeous "Wow" card for Christmas - Peace Be with You. The flower is created with the Stampin Up Reason for the Season stamp set & Festive Flower Builder punch. The background is created with the Winter Wonderland vellum, and coordinating … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Perfect Pines Christmas Card

Can you believe it's early November and the mall is already decorated and playing Christmas Carols? Scary as that is for most of us, it's a sign. A sign that it's time to start planning your Holiday cards if you haven't already. In this video, I'll … [Read more...]

HOLIDAY HELPER 2015 – 12 Days of Christmas Project Tutorials Free

**Special Edition Newsletter** Tami’s Holiday Helper 2015 12 days of Christmas Project Tutorials - FreeIt’s beginning to look a lot like the Holidays. Let’s face it, the holidays seem to appear earlier every year.Wouldn’t it be nice to … [Read more...]