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Archive for August, 2007

Hardware and Pretties

Posted: Friday, August 31st, 2007 @ 7:35 am in Projects | No Comments »

Today’s anniversary special is 10% off any of the hardware kits (includes Pretties) on page 188.  All specials expire on Sept 1 and yes, you can combine specials.  Stay tuned tomorrow for my last and best special plus a really cool Christmas card.    These hardware kits have so many fun pieces.  One of the cards we […]


Posted: Thursday, August 30th, 2007 @ 10:58 am in Projects | No Comments »

Today’s anniversary special is 10% off the crop-a-dile plus one package of jumbo eyelets.  Specials expire Sept 1 and can be combined.  I accept cc and paypal.  Today’s card was one of our make and takes from convention.  It is a great example of using the CAD in multiple ways – to dry emboss and […]

Classy Brass Templates

Posted: Wednesday, August 29th, 2007 @ 7:33 am in Projects | 1 Comment »

Today’s Anniversary Special is 10% off Classy Brass Templates (p.187).  My anniversary specials are good until Sept 1 and can be combined.   These templates are not only great for dry embossing, but they also have paper piercing guides.  On today’s card I used the Pick a Petal Template which matches the Pick a Petal Stamp Set […]

Ribbon Originals

Posted: Tuesday, August 28th, 2007 @ 11:56 am in Projects | No Comments »

What a beautiful day for the last day of summer vacation!   Today’s anniversary special is 10% off Ribbon Originals.  These are great assortments of yummy ribbons.  The photo shows two sampler keychains that were were able to purchase at convention.   We also made the gift card using the pretties kit (1 colored with chalk, 1 with […]

Back to School

Posted: Monday, August 27th, 2007 @ 7:46 am in Projects | 2 Comments »

My daughter started classes at Houghton College this morning and my son starts 10th grade on Wednesday.  What an ordeal getting everything packed for college!  To celebrate back to school week, my anniversary special today will be 10% off everything for kids on page 194 of the Stampin’ Up! catalog – this includes tattoo kits, markers and kids […]

It’s my SU Anniversary!

Posted: Sunday, August 26th, 2007 @ 1:08 pm in Projects | 28 Comments »

This week I will be celebrating my 9th anniversary with Stampin’ Up! and the beginning of my 10th year as a demonstrator!  It’s hard to imagine my life without the fun and friendships I have made through this great company.  I am so thankful to you all for supporting me throughout the years.  I will be […]

Today’s Tip – Star Punch

Posted: Thursday, August 23rd, 2007 @ 7:35 am in Projects | 3 Comments »

Stay tuned next week for some exciting giveaways and special deals as I celebrate the start of my 10th year with Stampin’ Up! Here’s a fun project we learned about at convention.  1.  Punch out some stars (5 each of 2 different colors). 2.  Cut off two points from each star (so it looks like […]

3×3 box and card

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2007 @ 1:37 pm in Projects | 2 Comments »

Here is a cute little box and matching card using (of course) the 3 for you punch box.  Look how I covered up the “just” with a  3/4 ” circle and another flower.  If you are a demonstrator, the box pattern is up now on the SU website.  I had an extra little watercolored image […]

Stamp Camp mini-album

Posted: Wednesday, August 15th, 2007 @ 4:15 pm in Pages | 2 Comments »

Here’s a break from the punch kit.  But remember to order your kit by August 20th to get my class by mail freebies (see right panel)!   This is another stamp camp swap that I made for convention.  It is modeled after an accordian fold album that was in one of our monthly demonstrator magazines.  This was made […]

Punch Box yet again

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2007 @ 8:45 am in Projects | No Comments »

Ok, If I haven’t convinced you yet to purchase the 3 for you punch box with free love notes this month, here are 2 more off-the-wall samples inspired by Jan Tink and stampin sass.  Remember to check out my additional special at the class-by-mail link to the right!  The first card uses the Wanted stamp […]