Archives for March 2016

CARD: A Beautiful Ride Punch Buggy Card

A BEAUTIFUL RIDE CARD This is such a fun card! I just love the Stampin Up A Beautiful Ride stamp set, with the Volkswagen Beetle. How stinkin' cute is this doggie in the back? Adorbs!! The background was created using the watercolor wash technique, … [Read more...]

How to make a Photoboming Giraffe Treat Box

PHOTOBOMING GIRAFFE The story of George the Photobombing Giraffe....it all started in New Jersey of all places. I take my kids and friends on a road trip to 6 Flags Great Adventure every year for the extreme rides. They have a safari there with … [Read more...]

Tuesday’s Stampin Scoop Show – Episode 4 – Designer Paper Heaven

Do you love designer paper as much as we do?Looking for inspiration? This week Linda and I share over 40 projects and ideas all showcased from the 13 different paper packs of the Annual Catalog, up close and personal. As we get closer to the … [Read more...]

April 4 Weekly Recap: The week in Youtube and Periscope

What’s the Scoop?Do you love designer paper as much as we do? Catch this week's Stampin Scoop Show live on Periscope with myself and Linda Cullen. This week we'll be show casing  the 13 different paper packs of the Annual Catalog, up close and … [Read more...]

CARD: Going Global Father’s Day

Today's card offers some masculine "man card" fun. Whether it's for a birthday, or Father's Day, the Stampin Up Going Global stamp set combined with the World Traveler impressions folder is always a hit. The background is a combination of the Typeset … [Read more...]

CARD: Wishing You All the Beautiful Blessings of Easter

Happy Easter! Every Easter morning, my boys, my mom and myself get up at the crack of dawn (literally) and go to a sunrise service out in Grafton, Massachusetts. It's early, but it's worth it. Here's a picture I took last year. I hope everyone has a … [Read more...]

BLOG HOP & VIDEO: Stamp It Spring Fling – Butterfly Away Card

Welcome to my Stamp It Demonstrator’s Group Stampin Up Spring themed Blog Hop. We’re all really excited to unveil our projects, and announce a new give-away (below).  To continue on your journey through our projects, simply use the BLOG HOPPERS links … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Sale-a-bration Honeycomb Ice Cream Cones Card

For a few weeks now I've been stamping my blog projects live on Periscope. Normally, I'd be stamping projects these for the next day's post by myself and posting a photo. But one Friday afternoon, I turned on the Perioscope app while I was stamping … [Read more...]

CARD: Friends & Flowers Fishy Thanks Card

I love this card from the Stampin Up Friends & Flowers stamp set. The fishy is so fun, and it's perfect with the It's Wild background stamp. He's punched out with the matching Festive Flower punch. The words are from the Suite Sayings stamp set. … [Read more...]

CARD: Fun Congratulations with the Celebration Balloons

Today's card is a fun congratulations card created with the Stampin Up Balloon Celebration stamp set and Balloon Bouquet punch. The banner comes from the Number of Years stamp set. The silver cloud background is the Shine On Specialty paper, layered … [Read more...]

BLOG HOP & VIDEO: Shimmery Wedding Card Wow

Welcome to the Stampin Up Mediterranean Cruise Achievers Wedding Theme Blog Hop. Hop around the world with a click of your mouse (below), and be inspired with some fab wedding themed projects. This blog hop includes demonstrators who earned this … [Read more...]

Tuesday’s Stampin Scoop Show – Episode 3 – SAB Final Countdown

Looking for inspiration and ideas?With only 10 days left to Stampin Up Sale-a-bration, the countdown is on for some amazing products. And we have LOTS of SAB ideas to share on this week's edition of the Stampin' Scoop Show on Periscope.Check … [Read more...]

March 28 Weekly Recap: The week in Youtube and Periscope

What's the Sccop? Looking for inspiration and ideas? With only 10 days left to Stampin Up Sale-a-bration, the countdown is on for some amazing products. We have LOTS of SAB ideas to share on this week's edition of the Stampin' Scoop Show.Click … [Read more...]

CARD: Rose Wonder Sympathy & Winner Announcement

CARD This is  beautiful sympathy card. It's created with the Stampin Up Rose Wonder stamp set (words) and the Botanical Builders Framelits. The background paper is the Birthday Bouquet designer paper. WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT Congratulations to Mary … [Read more...]

VIDEO: March Paper Pumpkin Reveal, 4 Alternate Projects & Giveaway

CARDS Very excited about this March 2016 Anniversary Special Edition Paper Pumpkin "blue box" kit. It's called "Pocket Full of Cheer", and it arrived in a Bermuda Bay box (instead of orange) this month. So fun! It is blue this month in honor of … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Triple Time Technique with the Flower Patch Stamps

CARD This super cool card was created with the Stampin Up Flower Patch stamp set, and "Triple Time Technique". Bobbie Crouch created this card for our  Stamp It demo card swap we did on Tuesday. You can see the card swap video here.  Although it … [Read more...]

CARD: Thank My Lucky Stars Masculine Card

This is a fun  "thank you" card for those hard to find "guy" ideas. Always in need of a few good masculine cards. This was created from the Stampin Up Going Global stamp set and Stars Framelits. The background was created with the Work of Art and … [Read more...]

CARD: Rose Wonder “Stained Glass” Birthday Beauty Wow Card

Today's beautiful card was created with the "stained glass" technique. It features the Stampin Up Rose Wonder stamp set and coordinating Rose Garden Framelits. Last month I created a "how to" video (link below) for this stunning technique. The inside … [Read more...]

NEWS: New Swipe & Share Contest Revealed and Winner announced

GIVEAWAY Wahooo!! Just did the drawing for my  Periscope “Swipe and Share” Giveaway for the Stampin Up Love You Sew Hostess Stamp set. This was so much fun, I love being able to do this live.  You never know what's going to happen, like narrowly … [Read more...]

VIDEO: How to make a Bear in a Tree Honey Pot Card

HONEY BEAR CARD How stinkin' cute is this Bear in a tree, stealing honey from the honey pot card? I have a "how to" youtube video tutorial below. The card was created with the Stampin Up Bear Hugs stamp set and matching framelits. I'll show you a … [Read more...]

Tuesday’s Stampin Scoop Show – Episode 2 – Live Card Swap

Ever wonder how a card swap works? We'll show you how we do our Stamp It demonstrator group* does it's mail in card swap. I'll also share a sneak peek at tomorrow's youtube video on today's episode of The Tuesday Stampin Scoop Show - Part 1, … [Read more...]

March 21 Weekly Recap: The week in Youtube and Periscope

Ever wonder how a Stampin Up card swap works? On today's episode of the Stampin Scoop, Linda and I will be doing a swap live. Stay tuned for this week's episode of the Stampin Scoop live on Periscope at 11am Eastern time today. Plus we'll tell you … [Read more...]

VIDEO SERIES: Timeless Elegance Set Part 2 – The Box

BOX This Timeless Elegance peek-a-boo card and milk carton style gift box set are "wow" projects. Made with the Stampin Up Timeless Elegance designer paper. This "milk carton" style box is super easy to make, and makes a great gift package for so … [Read more...]

VIDEO SERIES: Timeless Elegance Set Part 1 – Peak-a-boo Card

CARD This Timeless Elegance peek-a-boo card and milk carton style gift box set are "wows". Made with the Stampin Up Timeless Elegance designer paper. Designed by Kathie Rotti for our Stamp It blog hop earlier this month. We received so many requests … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Ombre Resist Technique & Celebrating $1.4 Million

CARD I "cased" (copied) this card idea from the Stampin Up demo magazine for this blog post. I made it  my own by changing the colors and stamp sets (supplies below). The Color Me Irresistible paper was on special this week, so I've been having some … [Read more...]