Monthly Archives: August 2008

Double Faux!

I realized I wasn't doing anything wrong with faux embossing!  (I know; I was surprised, too!)  It's a very simple technique, but you kind of have to have the right stamp set and the right color card stock to make … Continue reading

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Back to School

Hmmmm…… Looks like someone already ate the apples he was taking to the teacher!  Yep – it's our monkey, heading back to school. I guess he took flowers to the teacher since he ate the apples.  Most of the school … Continue reading

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I love this job!

Being a Stampin' Up! demonstrator is so much fun for me.  (No – this isn't a "recruiting blog!"  You know me better than that!)  I really didn't want to get into another "sales gig," after selling skin care products in … Continue reading

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Back at the old Post Office….

I was mailing a package today, and, since I was being helped by Henry, another of my favorites, and there wasn't a line, I took the opportunity to ask him a couple questions about postage. I always wonder if my … Continue reading

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Just in case you missed him….

I know you probably thought I was tired of Sock Monkey.  Nope.  I was playing around tonight and came up with this idea for a "Monkey Magnet." I have a bunch of metal edge frames – and they keep retiring.  … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned This Week

Lesson #1 – When you marry an entrepreneurial type, there are days when "the family business" takes precedence over stamping.  He had all of us working on different ventures while he got our tax information ready for the accountant.  (Yes, … Continue reading

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This is such a fun set!

And with a $500 workshop, it can be yours!  It's so versatile and easy to work with.  I got the idea for the house behind the window from our Stampin' Up! demonstrator web site.  Every day, there are several creative … Continue reading

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