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Pumpkin Time Tutorial

Posted: Sunday, October 12th, 2014 @ 2:17 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I made some fun pumpkins to promote Paper Pumpkin and just because it’s pumpkin time.  One is made with the new Curvy Keepsake thinlit die.  The other with the oval framelits.  What did I ever do before the Big Shot? Today’s Tips: -For the curvy pumpkin I just added some Pumpkin Pie maker stripes, a […]

Paper Pumpkin and Fall Cards

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 @ 7:19 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here’s a fun project to take to the next family gathering, or a creative escape for home.  Paper Pumpkin is a monthly craft kit that comes right to your mailbox. Check it out at  mypaperpumpkin before the 10th to get the next kit (Thanksgiving themed).  There are 30,000 subscribers, so don’t miss out!   Here […]

Treats and Favors

Posted: Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 @ 10:37 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here are some cute ideas for fall and Christmas favors that I got at the last Stampin’ Up! event – Thanks Linda B! Today’s Tips: -the little espresso cups can be purchased online at a kitchen supply company -The thick Baker’s twine is available at my online store in Tangerine Tango (here) and Old Olive. […]

October Card Class

Posted: Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 @ 3:39 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Here are my projects for the October Card Class.   October 21 is the date – details on my Stampin’ Up! website – hope you can come! Today’s Tips: -An Open Heart (first card) would make a nice Christmas card using a different sentiment.  Coloring is with Blendabilities markers.  Add some dots to “ground” the bird. […]

One Layer Big News Card

Posted: Sunday, October 5th, 2014 @ 4:10 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Here’s a so simple, one layer card using the Big New stamp set (on sale until Oct 6) and the splotches from Art of Life.  You could easily make multiples of this card or step it up with some colored cardstock layers and ribbon.    This stamp set is a must have because of the large, […]

Big News

Posted: Friday, October 3rd, 2014 @ 11:46 am in Projects | No Comments »

Big News is one of the fun stamp sets on sale until Oct 6.  I just added borders with the Dotty Angles set and the Color Me Autumn Designer Series Paper.  And then cut out and popped up the candles. You can get a free package of Designer Paper each month for 6 months if […]

Stamp Stock and Save on Stampin’ Up!

Posted: Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 @ 1:12 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Besides ink pads, cardstock and envelopes, there are 5 stamp sets on sale until Oct 6.  Here is a favorite:  Big News.  These are some swap cards from the last Stampin’ Up! Convention.  There is an ongoing special for new demonstrators too, why not double dip?  Erie people – see you at Boston Pizza tomorrow […]

Stamp Stock and Save on Stampin’ Up!

Posted: Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 @ 6:46 am in Projects | No Comments »

Have you ever see Whisper White Cardstock, our top selling product on sale before?  It’s time to stock up – only October 1-6 at And there are some great Weekly Deals too. Club members please use hostess code G69AQPZN for Anita, others can use 97K7XJSQ.  Or just claim your own hostess benefits if your […]