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Designer Series Paper

Posted: Friday, September 27th, 2019 @ 8:47 am in Projects | No Comments »

Besides stamps, Designer Series Paper is my favorite Stampin’ Up! product.  I’ve been sharing my favorites all month, and here are more samples by Stampin’ Up! artists. I’ve shared all month some projects to make with these papers.  Click below to grab your favorites. Happy crafting, Kim Wilson Product List Come Sail Away Designer Series […]

Laser Cards meet Designer Series Paper

Posted: Monday, September 23rd, 2019 @ 8:49 am in Projects | No Comments »

I had a thought – why not pair the Bird Ballad Laser-Cut cards with some of the beautiful papers (DSP) on sale in September?  My tips are below. Tip:  Solid papers worked better with the laser-cut cards.  The See A Silhouette pack was my favorite for this, but many of the papers have a back […]

Designer Series Paper

Posted: Wednesday, September 18th, 2019 @ 2:45 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Clearance Rack Alert – New items were just added at 60% off – while supplies last at my shop. For my last Card Class, I used the Pressed Petals Designer Series paper with several different stamp sets.  I was excited that you could get this gorgeous paper free in September.  And now here are some […]

Bird Ballad

Posted: Monday, September 16th, 2019 @ 8:30 am in Projects | No Comments »

Yes, the Bird Ballad Designer Series Paper was the top seller when the new Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog had it’s debut.  It coordinates with an entire Product Suite that have proved very popular this season.  I featured it in my class last month if you scroll back a few posts. My August CardClass pdfs are […]

Pressed Petals

Posted: Friday, September 13th, 2019 @ 12:12 pm in Projects | No Comments »

My favorite Specialty Paper is Pressed Petals.  You get 24 sheets to play with!  And I’ll give you a tip below on how to get it for free. My class this month features this gorgeous paper – you can see 5 of the patterns in this photo, plus both of the coordinating Washi tapes.  Yes, […]

Perennial Essence

Posted: Thursday, September 12th, 2019 @ 11:48 am in Projects | No Comments »

There is a fun story to this Designer Series Paper.  The artist wanted to create Monet like designs.  And she succeeded beautifully.  In fact, for this project I just added 3 pieces of the Perennial Essence Paper to this folding frame home decor piece.  Yes, that’s it!! You can also add some Shimmery Embossing Paste […]

Follow Your Art

Posted: Wednesday, September 11th, 2019 @ 11:45 am in Projects | No Comments »

Follow Your Art is a whimsical Product Suite, designed just for the crafter.   There are paintbrushes and scissors for the artist and the hairdresser too.   These could easily be thank you, birthday, congratulations or any occasion cards so I’m glad I made a bunch.  The Designer Series Paper is on sale only until the […]

Come Sail Away

Posted: Tuesday, September 10th, 2019 @ 11:21 am in Projects | No Comments »

I’ll be featuring some favorite Stampin’ Up! Designer Series Papers this week.  Top of my list is Come Sail Away. I did a whole series on this Product Suite in July, so just scroll back to see even more projects.  These 2 cards and purse were made with leftover pieces from my July CardClass (pdfs […]

Most Wonderful Time

Posted: Saturday, September 7th, 2019 @ 2:12 pm in Projects | No Comments »

One of the new Holiday products that I am most excited about is the Most Wonderful Time Product Medley.  It’s a complete suite of Christmas crafting coordination.  It was one of my pillow gifts on the Greek Isles Incentive Trip, so I’ve had quite a while to play with it.  I have made over 50 […]

Happy September

Posted: Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019 @ 2:51 pm in Projects | No Comments »

and Happy Back to School!  Where did the summer go?  The weather is still beautiful in Erie and it’s hard to be indoors.  But business continues and here are some more projects for you.  I only have this month of September to earn the next Incentive Trip and it’s to HAWAII – a place my […]