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

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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 Stampin Up Paper Pumpkin kit and exclusive stamp set. I think this may be my new “most favorite” PP kit ever! I designed these 2 beautiful alternate cards  using the kit. There’s a fun video below, in which I confess a “dirty little secret” about one of my addictions to pearls, and the support group I may start. Maybe you share this addiction?

The PP kit August exclusive stamp set includes the photopolymer stamp set, also has a Whisper White craft Stampin’ Spots. die cut banners, flowers and fringe, tags and gold foil note cards and envelopes. It also comes with instructions to make 6 cards and 3 boxes. I’ve also posted a 2nd video  below to show you how to put it together.





Win a free “Seriously Amazing” Paper Pumpkin kit from me! Simply leave a comment on this blog post between now and September 15, 2015 to enter. I will announce the winner on my blog and Facebook. Note: only comments on this blog post count. Comments on my other posts, Youtube and Facebook are always welcome, but don’t count towards the drawing. 2015-08 paper pupmkin seriously amazing kit giveaway



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Featuring all supplies for this project pdf



Paper Pumpkin: August 2015 Chalk It Up To Love




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  1. I’ve been dying to try PP and haven’t (gasp) taken the step yet! I’m too afraid! Winning this kit may be a step in the right direction!!

  2. Mary Beth chojnacki says:

    Hi Tami. Love pumpkin. Hope I win. Thanks for the chance!

  3. I love the Paper Pumpkin Kit! Would love to win this pretty surprise!

  4. Rubina Pantoja says:

    Your enthusiasm is contagious! I always want to run out and craft when I see one of your videos. 🙂 I hope I win your prize next month.

  5. Verna Hardwick says:

    Thanks for the chance to win, Tami!!

  6. Holly Stephens says:

    I haven’t tried the paper pumpkin kits yet but since I love Stampin Up I’m sure they are wonderful. Thanks for the chance to win.

  7. Cole Crawford says:

    what fun I could have with this kit!!!

  8. Billie Thoeming says:

    I would really like a chance to try this. I have almost signed up a few times, but can’t find the time I need to devote. Thanks for a chance to win one to try.

  9. Linda Regulski says:

    Hi Tami, would love to win, my birthday is in September it would make a nice birthday

  10. Fran Fairman says:

    Love Stampin Up products and your video’s inspire me. thanks so much!

  11. SABRINA CORREA says:

    Hi Tammy, just found your blog and just getting started with cardmaking. Love your alternate ideas for this month’s PP. I’d love to win the kit to make more cards!

  12. Barbara S says:

    Wow – thanks Tami – what a nice opportunity. I’ve been following you on You Tube for a while now and just love your cards. Keep those ideas coming!

  13. Yvonne Salcido says:

    I have been enjoying Paper Pumkin since February 2015. I love, love, love these kits!

  14. Anita Falcone says:

    I love the alternative ideas for the kit They are very pretty. Thanks for sharing Tami

  15. Melanie R says:

    Always enjoy watching you on You Tube. The August Paper Pumpkin looks fabulous and your alternative cards are great! Thank you for an opportunity to possibly win a PP kit.

  16. Haven’t tried paper pumpkin yet, so would really like to give it a try. Thanks for letting me enter to try to win. Love watching you on Utube. You are awesome!

  17. Hi Tami! Thanks for the possible opportunity to try PP for the first time. Appreciate the time and effort you put into your site. It’s a great resource for all things stamping. Now that I’m retired hopefully I can get back into stampin!

  18. Yvonne Huggett says:

    Hi Tami
    I LOVE your videos!!!! You are so insperational. Each month I say I’m going to sign up. This pp is amazing!!! I really wish I did sign up after seeking it!!!! Please pic me. Thanks for the chance. Xoxo

  19. Thanks for the opportunity to win the kit and thank you for all your inspiration and card making ideas! Good Luck to everyone.

  20. Hi Tami love the ideas you have for this PPK- always like to see what else can be done other than the kit instructions- thanks for the chance to win!

  21. ppk looks like a fun kit. It would be fun to win.

  22. I’m tossing my hat in for the Paper Pumpkin giveaway! My fingers are crossed, hoping I win. P.S. Your site is very easy to navigate and it’s good to see you in the videos which are great, as always!

  23. I have looked at the ppk’s before how fun an chance to win one thank you for that could be fun to try something new!

  24. DeboraLynn says:

    Thanks for the opportunity to win one:)

  25. Pauette Habbit says:

    Thanks so much for a chance to win. I have been thinking about beginning a subscription. Would like to see the kit up close. I have no doubt that it will be awesome. Love your blog. You are very creative!

  26. Oh my… Such beautiful cards!!!

  27. I love what you create with these kewl kits…

  28. Sandy Bender says:

    Fall is my favorite time of year. Changing leaves, smells of pumpkin and apple dishes and of course STAMPIN! Thanks for this offer.

  29. Love paper pumpkin quick wonderful results!

  30. Sally Sikora says:

    I am anticipating the Holiday Catalog

  31. Allison Grussenmeyer says:

    I love my paper pumkin they just keep getting better!

  32. I absolutely love paper pumpkin! But I think I like the most is creative people like you who take it up a notch and give us alternate ideas and yours are already so fun. I loved the 2 extra cards you did for this month’s pp. Thanks, Dahlene Spencer

  33. Haven’t gotten back to stamping in a while! I so hope to win this to get me back to the fun! Love this.

  34. Rebecca LaDue says:

    I’m super excited to receive my Paper Pumpkin Kit in September!!!!

  35. Wow…love this pumpkin kit! Thank you for telling us about this!

  36. I love seeing alternative ideas as I’m not so creative. Thank you!

  37. You are “Seriously Amazing” with all your hard work and love of what you do! I am a Paper Pumpkin subscriber and enjoy the surprise of each new kit. Thank you for the opportunity to win this PP.

  38. Diane Knight says:

    Love the colors of August’s PP kit! You can’t go wrong with pink and black 🙂

  39. Tami, I love to watch your tutorials you make it all look so easy. Thanks for all you do for the crafting community. Would love to receive this Paper Pumpkin monthly Kit!

  40. Amazing stuff i love foil : )

  41. Thanks for sharing the beautiful PP alternate card ideas. I am looking forward to putting my kit together this weekend. I appreciate the ideas that you share with us followers. Thanks!

  42. Hi Tami, Love your videos! You are so talented love the Seriously Amazing paper pumpkin kit. It looks like so much fun. Thanks for sharing your talent and keep’em coming. Hugs Eva

  43. Holly Stephens says:

    Just watched the video for the August PP kit and I hope I win! That kit is just beautiful! Thank you for the video.

  44. Linda Craig says:

    I loved the kit for August and would love this one. Love your alternate cards.

  45. Irene leung says:

    Great kit! Love to win.

  46. Kim Hastings says:

    I LOVE Paper Pumpkin! Last month was my first package, and I am hooked! I have since placed three Stampin’ Up orders and gone to a party. I can hardly wait to get my hands on September’s box. Fun, fun.

  47. Love what you did with the kit! Think I like the shorter banner. Going to go make a card with the kit now!! Enjoy watching your videos are a regular basis!

  48. Dorothy Ransom says:

    I just in the last month have stared card making. It’s fun and relaxing. And my grandchildren love to join in. I found one of your tutorials on YouTube and came to your blog. So much learning to do. I would like to join the contest. These kits look like fun and it would be great to have a kit come every month.

  49. Hi! Thanks for the opportunity to win this kit. I came across your site on Pinterest & am now a fan. I’ve been stamping for a few years & am always looking for inspiration. Thanks again. ?

  50. I am new to Paper Pumpkin. Just got my first kit. Love it. Also just found your blog. Love, love it. Thanks for sharing your talent. Hope I win.