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Archive for April, 2013

Stampin’ Up! Sent With Love

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 @ 1:05 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Today is the last day that the Sent With Love stamp set and Designer Series Paper will be available.  Here are a couple more projects I did with this cute bundle.  We also used the Designer Type photopolymer stamp set to spell out “Father” for this card.  Stay tuned tomorrow for my MAY DAY BLOG […]

Think Pink Event – Erie, PA and Blog Party

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 @ 1:28 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Two events coming this week: 1.  May Day Blog Party – May 1-3 – here on my blog – projects and prizes! 2,  Think Pink Fundraiser –  Friday May 3, 7-9 pm, my house, Erie, PA, $10, PLEASE RSVP. Other Stampin’ Up! happenings: -April 30 is the last chance to win the trip to San Diego […]

Mother’s Day Cards

Posted: Thursday, April 25th, 2013 @ 7:52 am in Projects | No Comments »

Mother’s Day is just a couple weeks away, so start gathering your creative supplies at Use hostess code NHQ4KYHZ for a chance at prizes! The supplies for these 2 cards are mostly in the Spring Catalog.  Don’t forget the Fan Fair Designer Paper (lace pattern) and Lacy Brocade Embossing Folder, both will be retiring.  Also […]

Stampin’ Up! Retiring Stamps and Accessories Lists

Posted: Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 @ 7:12 am in Projects | No Comments »

The Retiring Stamps and Accessories are now on my website store – some are discounted 25 and 40% off.  My recommendations – retiring colors before they are sold out, ornament punch, scallop envelope die, embossing folders.  Some ribbons, buttons and brads are discounted because of the color renovation.  USE HOSTESS CODE NHQ4KYHZ for a […]

Retiring Lists

Posted: Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013 @ 7:50 am in Projects | No Comments »

The Stampin’ Up! Retiring lists are released tonight at midnight mountain time.  Be sure to catch retiring accessories quickly at my online store, as some will sell out right away.  Stamp sets will be available until May 3, since they are made directly by SU. Use hostess code NHQ4KYHZ for a chance at prizes! […]

By the Tide cards

Posted: Thursday, April 18th, 2013 @ 10:05 am in Projects | No Comments »

If you are thinking ahead to summer and the sea, By the Tide is a great stamp set.   Here are a few cards I made at our last demonstrator meeting.   I’m so glad that Calypso Coral will be staying with us.  The new IN COLORS (available May 31, April 24 for demos) will be great for this set […]

Stampin’ Up! Events in Erie PA

Posted: Thursday, April 18th, 2013 @ 3:25 am in Projects | No Comments »

I have a bunch of upcoming events that you can see on my Stampin’ Up!  calendar at Monday, April 22 – MDS 101 – all day (call for a 1 hour appointment) FREE.  We’ll sit at my computer and go over the basics together. Wednesday, April 24 – The retired list is released.  Accessories are […]

Stampin’ Up! How to Color Rhinestones

Posted: Monday, April 15th, 2013 @ 10:48 am in Projects | No Comments »

It’s simple to color rhinestone – just use Sharpie Markers.  Here’s an example – a card for tomorrow’s class in Erie, PA.  Please RSVP today if you haven’t already! This would be a great Graduation card or other occasion.  Don’t forget to use a sponge dauber for some white ink to the clouds.  It really […]

Stampin’ Up! – All Dressed Up

Posted: Friday, April 12th, 2013 @ 9:42 am in Projects | No Comments »

I posted a tutorial with the All Dressed Up Framelits a couple weeks ago.  Here are some more cards I made with that fun product.  I have a pinterest board too.   Remember to RSVP for stamp class Tues.   Kathy gave me this idea of using old invitation postcards. This is CASED from […]

Stampin’ Up! Class Swaps

Posted: Thursday, April 11th, 2013 @ 9:31 am in Projects | No Comments »

We had a fun swap at our last stamp class.  The creative cards are posted below.  Next class is Tues. the 16th at 10 and 1 in Erie, PA.  Hope you can come! Should we do another swap? Dianne Lynn Priscila Brenda Cheri Joanne And here’s Anita’s creative take on our class project: