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Archive for February, 2012

SAB Butterflies

Posted: Thursday, February 16th, 2012 @ 10:12 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here’s a kick it up a notch version of a card from yesterday using the free Fresh Vintage stamp set, SAB designer paper and ribbon.  Also featuring the new edgelit dies and folder, Delightful Dozen stamp set.  Remember the whale tale style of this punch (and several others) are still on the clearance rack and will count towards your […]

February Stamp Class

Posted: Wednesday, February 15th, 2012 @ 10:48 am in Projects | No Comments »

Stamp Class is Tues Feb 21 at 1pm, my house.  Please RSVP.  Cost is $5, free for club members.   Here are our fun projects featuring the Everyday Enchantment Designer Paper (free package of 12, 12×12 sheets with a $50 purchase).    But first – this month is the 5 year anniversary for this blog!! Check out my very early posts […]

Sale-A-Bration – Elementary Elegance

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2012 @ 9:24 am in Projects | No Comments »

Happy Valentine’s Day!  Scroll back over the last few weeks to see my Valentine’s Day projects.  Here is the last group of Leadership swaps using SAB exclusive stamp sets – Today – Elementary Elegance.  I love the little bird and butterfly stamps.  They also coordinate with the FREE Everyday Enchantment Designer Paper.  See details and […]

Sale-A-Bration – Fresh Vintage

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2012 @ 9:23 am in Projects | 4 Comments »

Fresh Vintage was by far the favorite free SAB stamp set of the demos at Leadership.  Here are some of the great swaps.  Let me know if you would like details about any of the cards. Artists:  unknown, Suzanne Pavlak, Tracie Langley, Connie Stewart, Lesley Poper, Joanne Rolston, Trish Miles, unknown, Jessica Brigden, Kathi, Chat […]

Sale-A-Bration – Outlined Occasions

Posted: Saturday, February 11th, 2012 @ 7:57 am in Projects | No Comments »

This has been another popular SAB set with my customers.  Find some Giardelli chocolate in the first photo (right).    Use Stampin’ Write markers to fill in the letters with different colors for a fun effect.   Buy the complete marker set and you will get two free SAB items!  Shop now at   This stamp set […]

Sale-A-Bration – Sprinkled Expressions

Posted: Friday, February 10th, 2012 @ 9:14 am in Projects | No Comments »

For a few days I will show my Leadership swaps featuring the FREE SAB stamp sets, designer paper and ribbon.  Find them all at I didn’t get a lot of swaps with Sprinked Expressions, but it has been a popular choice of my own customers.  I made the treat holders (cello bags still available […]

Being a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator

Posted: Thursday, February 9th, 2012 @ 1:19 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Here are the projects we made at the last Erie Area Demonstrator meeting.   Relationships and enjoying creativity are the best part of being a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator for me.  There are 7 of us in my Stampers To Remember group.  Some have a group of customers and run it as a business, others just enjoy […]

Valentine’s Day Card

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 @ 11:21 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here’s my version of the “Word Card” from “Resources” at   It is a trifold card (3 panels).   I used the Patterns DSP (Brights) and the PS I Love You stamp set to decorate.   I added some heart embosslits  (Occasions minicatalog) and taffeta ribbon (clearance rack).   It was a quick, fun card to make. All supplies can be […]

Valentine’s Day Cards

Posted: Tuesday, February 7th, 2012 @ 9:11 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here’s the last batch from Leadership.  Let me know if you want details on any of the cards. artists:  Janice Jones, Barb Thomas, Gwen Mangelson, Denise Donald, unknown, Jamie Adcock all supplies are Stampin’ Up! and can be purchased at  SALE-A-BRATION – FREE PRODUCTS WITH EACH $50 purchase, Starter kit only $125 with free […]

Valentine’s Day Cards

Posted: Monday, February 6th, 2012 @ 8:58 am in Projects | No Comments »

Take it To Heart (Occasions minicatalog) seemed to be the top choice for swaps this year at Leadership!  artists:  Sandy Hayes, Jeanne Al-Ghamdi, Nancy Alvarez, Susie Wicker, Renee Bjurstom, unknown, Gayle McCracken, Cindy Ewertz, Vicki Boss, Kaen Fontinelle, jillibling, unknown