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Stampin’ Up! Catalog Goes Live!

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 @ 7:49 am in Projects | No Comments »

Starting at noon MT (that’s 2PM ET). Until then, if you want to work on your wish list – here’s a link to the catalog. And a special bonus – today you can also still order from the old Catalog and the Spring Catalog.  You can see all the retiring products in the online […]

Words of Courage

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 @ 9:11 am in Projects | No Comments »

I used the Stampin’ Up! set Words of Courage for this masked and sponged cards.  Notice that the woodgrain embossing folder was used on the crumb cake logs.  And the bird builder punch makes a great seagull. I’m starting my June Blog Party on Friday, because the new catalog goes live at noon Mountain Time!  That’s also […]

Stampin’ Up! Retiring Stamps – Tea Shoppe

Posted: Friday, May 24th, 2013 @ 1:27 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Tea Shoppe is another popular stamp set that is retiring this month.  Here are some swap cards done with this set:

Stampin’ Up! – Retiring Stamp Sets – Bordering on Romance

Posted: Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 @ 10:36 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here are some more swaps from this popular retiring set – Bordering on Romance.

Stampin’ Up! Retiring Stamps – Nature Walk

Posted: Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 @ 7:52 am in Projects | No Comments »

Nature Walk is another favorite.   Here are some more swaps made with this retiring stamp set. NOTE:  Now is a great time to sign up for Paper Pumpkin if you haven’t already.  I have a Pinterest board with ideas and here is the link to sign up I will earn a prize if […]

Stampin’ Up! Retiring Stamps

Posted: Monday, May 20th, 2013 @ 9:46 am in Projects | No Comments »

*Reminder – stamp class is tomorrow I’m going to be featuring some retiring stamp sets this week.   They are only available until the end of them month – view at my online store under “Retiring Products”.  My hostess code for this month  is 94MXCV3G  if you want to help out my May club hostess.  […]

Stampin’ Up! Perfectly Preserved

Posted: Thursday, May 16th, 2013 @ 9:24 am in Projects | No Comments »

The Perfectly Preserved stamp set is retiring this month!  There is so much you can do with this cute canning jar and matching Cannery Framelits (also retiring).  Don’t miss them!  Here’s a card my friend Kathy made using the ship from “The Open Sea” stamp set.  I have seen bugs, gumballs and all sorts of […]

Stampin’ Up! Free Download – Backpack Template

Posted: Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 @ 2:11 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Packed for you is #134687 in my online store at or look at the recent downloads. It’s cute and it’s FREE.  Great gift for teacher or student – will hold a gift card.  You can use the SU downloads in any program, but this might be a good time to try the free 30-day […]

Stampin’ Up! May Class

Posted: Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 @ 10:45 am in Projects | No Comments »

Next week is my May Stamp Class in Erie, PA.  I hope you can join me!  We will be featuring the “Best of” Stampin’ Up! stamps – the monthly stamp set released to celebrate the 25th anniversary.  The first card is a CASE of one of the kits you can purchase in the online store.  I used […]

Secret Garden

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 @ 3:18 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Secret Garden by Stampin’ Up! is a pretty set with some matching framelits (that I did not use here).  I saw this pretty color combination somewhere and had to copy. Crumb Cake, Midnight Muse, Pool Party.