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Archive for June, 2021

Window Card

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2021 @ 2:07 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I am in love with the Picture This dies by Stampin’ Up!  What a fun and easy way to add stitched windows to your cards! Today is the last day to get your Hey Chick Bundle.  But if you missed it, these window dies will be great for all sorts of fun projects.  Plus you […]

Card Making Ideas

Posted: Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021 @ 2:19 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I often get asked how I find ideas for my classes.  Many ideas I find in the catalog or online, but some come from swaps with fellow demonstrators.  One of the fun parts of connecting with other demonstrators is card swaps by mail or in person.  I used a couple swaps from the Maui Incentive […]

3 ways to use embossing folders with dies

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2021 @ 2:41 pm in Projects | No Comments »

We had a beautiful day yesterday for garage stamping.  I’m easing back to some in-person classes, and this is the first step.  It was so good to craft together in the afternoon.  The morning online class and pdfs are up in my customer Facebook group for everyone who couldn’t come in person.   I still have […]

3 ways to use Stampin’ Up! Soft Pastels

Posted: Wednesday, June 9th, 2021 @ 10:44 am in Projects | 2 Comments »

My goal today was to play with the new Stampin’ Up! Soft Pastels and do some #simplestamping.  I’ve been a demonstrator 22 years – long enough to miss the pastels we used to have.  I’m happy to have pastel chalks back in our coloring repertoire.  I had fun remembering some of our old techniques and […]

Last Chance Sale

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2021 @ 12:38 pm in Projects | No Comments »

It’s time to say goodbye to the Jan – June Minicatalog.  Many favorite stamps and dies are carried over into the new Annual catalog.  However, some fun papers and accessories are retiring. One of my favorites is the Dandy Garden cards & envelopes.  Now at 50% off, these are beautiful and a great value.  I […]