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Archive for June, 2017

Flash Sale

Posted: Friday, June 30th, 2017 @ 2:00 am in Projects | No Comments »

One day flash sale from Stampin’ Up! That’s 75% off your first kit! Check it out HERE. Happy Crafting, Kim Wilson  

National Camera Day

Posted: Thursday, June 29th, 2017 @ 12:16 pm in Projects | No Comments »

In honor of National Camera Day, I pulled out the Pieces and Patterns stamp set and the Pick a Pattern Designer Series Paper.  A 5 minute card featuring cameras was the result. Be sure to take lots of photos this summer – you will be glad you did. The Stampin’ Up! Memories and More line […]

Birthday Delivery

Posted: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 @ 2:56 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Birthday Delivery is a fun and unique new bundle by Stampin’ Up!  The dies will cut out the stamped images AND the Designer Series Paper images as well. At the last Stampin’ Up! OnStage meeting we made this cute card by cutting out the designer paper. Click on the photo below to see details about […]

More Glossy Cardstock

Posted: Monday, June 26th, 2017 @ 1:33 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Following up with a recent post, here’s another technique just for glossy cardstock inspired by the Stampin’ Up! blog. For this fun technique, drop some reinker onto the glossy cardstock.  Spritz with alcohol and tilt to make it run.  Then smush down another piece of glossy on top and smear around.  You can keep spritzing […]

Stampin’ Up! Class handouts

Posted: Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 @ 4:45 pm in Projects | No Comments »

We had a little excitement at card class yesterday as the police came around and asked everyone to move their cars so the street could be milled! I just wanted to remind my readers that the class handouts for the month are free if you order from me.  My current host code is BBRMTCAY.  If […]

IT’S BACK – Glossy Cardstock we missed you

Posted: Friday, June 16th, 2017 @ 4:44 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I am so happy that Glossy Cardstock has returned in the new Annual Catalog.  I see lots of fun crafting techniques in our future. I was inspired by the Stampin’ Up! blog to revisit a few favorites this week. Today’s Tips: -Paper piece the flower pot with the Color Theory DSP stack for a fun […]

Whisper White and June Card Class

Posted: Monday, June 12th, 2017 @ 1:11 pm in Projects | No Comments »

My class projects for June are finished.  I’m using several new stamp sets and don’t really have a featured suite or a theme this month.   So how about – don’t be afraid of the white space or do something creative every day… Today’s Tips: The first card was inspired by a layout with the […]

New Host Sets: In the City

Posted: Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 @ 9:02 am in Projects | No Comments »

It’s addicting!  The new Stampin’ Up! host set In The City is so much fun to play with.  Here are just a couple easy projects with this darling set of 60 stamps.   Today’s Tips: -Use Stampin’ Up!s notecards and envelopes for an easy no-layer card.  The size is 3″x 5-1/2″.  They now come in […]

New Host Sets: Tranquil Tulips

Posted: Thursday, June 1st, 2017 @ 2:22 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Happy Stampin’ New Year! The store is up and running with all the new products! Stampin’ Up! has outdone themselves with the host sets in this new catalog.  Tranquil Tulips is one of my favorites.  Here are a few variations on a simple one layer card. Today’s Tip – -The images are designed so you […]