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Archive for August, 2012

Earth without Art

Posted: Tuesday, August 28th, 2012 @ 4:07 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Here’s another one of the cute national ads that Stampin’ Up! is running to increase their brand recognition. Here’s an easy birthday card I made a while back.  If you have only  5 minutes to make a card, or want to make multiples to have on hand, using a bold Designer Series Paper is the way to go.  Then […]

Stampin’ Up!

Posted: Saturday, August 25th, 2012 @ 8:43 am in Projects | No Comments »

You may have noticed some cute ads in recent national magazines.  Here’s one: Only a few days left to claim your free printer’s box kit (value up to $60) at And if you are ready for fall (my favorite season), here is a card I made with the Wonderfall stamp set from the holiday mini […]

90% off Fabric

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 @ 2:24 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I have an order going in this week if you want any of the 99 cent fabric.  You get 3 fat quarters for that amazing price.  Here are the 4 available sets and some cute fabric projects that I was given at recent Stampin’ Up! events by my amazing upline and roommates.  The fabric is in the […]

Summer Afternoon

Posted: Monday, August 20th, 2012 @ 11:47 am in Projects | No Comments »

Stamp Class Tuesday – remember to RSVP!  This hostess set (Summer Afternoon) is really pretty.  Here’s a card I made with the bicycle stamp for my husband’s birthday.  I also used the Orchard Harvest Designer Paper.

Perfectly Preserved

Posted: Saturday, August 18th, 2012 @ 10:55 am in Projects | No Comments »

Canning jars are really “in” right now and this new stamp set, Perfectly Preserved, is so much fun.  If you purchase the coordinating framelits (15% discount for both), you can instantly cut out all of the images.  Here I paired it with the new Core-dinations paper and Woodgrain embossing folder.  If you purchase the demo starter kit for […]

Convention Make and Takes

Posted: Wednesday, August 15th, 2012 @ 4:27 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Before I forget, here are the Make and Takes we made at Convention.  They gave us the 3 stamp sets used:  Daydream Medallion, You’re Amazing and Affection Collection.  I hope to have time to play more with these sets soon.  The last photo is a new product – divided memory pages.

August Stamp Class

Posted: Monday, August 13th, 2012 @ 5:35 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I had a request for heat embossing, so each project has an embossed image!  Class is Tues, Aug 21, 10 am or 1pm, 4729 Oakbark Ct Erie 16506.  Cost is $5, free for club members.  Invite a friend!  Please RSVP.  Look at some earlier posts for 90% off fabric and a free printer’s box.

Fabric 99cents!

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2012 @ 6:42 am in Projects | No Comments »

Four different sets of SU fabric  now 90% off while supplies last.  Check it out on the Clearance Rack – Shop Now at You get 3 coordinating fabrics and can make all sorts of sewing and non-sew projects.  Here is the pin board I made at convention (no sewing).  I also have a cute […]

Garage Sale Art

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 @ 10:09 am in Projects | 1 Comment »

I picked up these 2 mirror frames at a garage sale for $1.  I just added a piece of Fan Fair designer paper, and layered some butterflies (Beautiful Butterflies die, Elegant Butterfly punch) with linen thread = 5 minute wall art.

The Best Time

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 @ 11:21 am in Projects | No Comments »

It’s the Best Time to become a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator because: – you get the discount until at least January! -the kit is only $99 plus tax (free shipping) -you can choose up to $125 of product – whatever you want – including from the new mini! -no obligation -free monthly idea magazine -free Halloween […]