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Archive for May, 2014


Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 @ 7:44 am in Projects | 1 Comment »

This is a perfect time of year for the Bravo stamp set (available June 2).  And Congratulations to me because I earned this stamp set for my Paper Pumpkin sales during the last promotion.  There is a demonstrator starter kit promotion going on right now (just $50), so join my group and join the fun […]

Sign and Save

Posted: Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 @ 7:01 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Stampin’ Up! SIGN AND SAVE Promotion- For a limited time (until June 30) $55 US worth of products and free shipping A 30 percent discount on your first order A 20 percent discount on all your other orders Free Paper Pumpkin Kit Free entrance to our annual Convention (must be registered by the 20th of […]


Posted: Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 @ 8:53 am in Projects | No Comments »

The buzz is all about the new Stampin’ Up! Blendabilities.  Only demonstrators can get them now.  It looks like customers won’t be able to order them until August.  So, if you are not a demonstrator, what about choosing some Blendabilities in your $99 kit?  You get $125 product of your choice and free shipping too.  […]

Paper Pumpkin Deal

Posted: Tuesday, May 20th, 2014 @ 5:27 pm in Projects | No Comments »

pssssst….  I just heard that you can get June’s Paper Pumpkin at 50% off if you sign up by Friday of this week! No more welcome kit, everyone gets the same kit.  The last few have been super fun, and you have the stamps and ink spots to use again and again.  This offer is […]

Hardwood Fence

Posted: Monday, May 19th, 2014 @ 8:00 am in Projects | 3 Comments »

I have been busy creating projects for the CreativeCrew and for the Stampin’ Up! Display Boards at Convention  which I can’t post yet.   Here is a card I haven’t shown yet using the Hardwood stamp for a fence.  There is so much you can do with this one stamp! Today’s Tips: -Variations on the […]

Sweetie Pie Photopolymer

Posted: Thursday, May 15th, 2014 @ 1:19 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I didn’t show you yet the cards I made with the Sweetie Pie photopolymer stamp set, and now it is sold out:) But I ‘m going to show them anyways, just to remind you that any Photopolymer stamps in the online store are only available while supplies last.  And the newest one – Endless Birthday […]

Whitewashing Technique

Posted: Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 @ 9:09 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here’s a little twist on the whitewashing technique using the Peaceful Petals stamp set.  This set is only available for a couple more weeks, and is great for any coloring techniques (including the new Blendabilities). Today’s Tip: -Use the chalk marker (as pictured) or a brush and white ink to fill in a white embossed […]

Card Making Class

Posted: Monday, May 12th, 2014 @ 12:03 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Here are the projects for the next class at the JOY center in Millcreek.  Wed.  May 14, 2:00pm.  RSVP to the JOY Center.  I will also repeat this class at my home on May 20.  The ladies wanted to try heat embossing – so we will add some silver to the projects.  We will also […]

Paper Pumpkin

Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014 @ 11:28 am in Projects | No Comments »

Tomorrow is the last day to sign up for Paper Pumpkin to get the May kit.  Some tips: -If you are a new subscriber, use FACEBOOKMAY promo code to get $5 off at -You can also now purchase a paid subscription from the regular Stampin’ Up website under Kits.  This way, it can apply […]

Mother’s Day

Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014 @ 6:40 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here’s a cute gift idea for Mother’s Day or other gift giving occasion.   I filled some bags with stampin’ goodies for the last quarter auction in Erie.  They are from Paper Pumpkin and come with the letters to spell out whatever you would like.  The refill kits are only $7.95 for 5 bags, but must […]