Monthly Archives: February 2013

Triple Thanks

I am really enjoying the Artisan Embellishments Kit from the Stampin’ Up! Spring catalog.  The products in it are so pretty and vintage looking. Here’s another card we’ll be making at the class on Saturday.  It uses several elements in … Continue reading

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Best Valentine’s Day Ever

I’m married to the most incredible man in the world.  He offered to cook dinner tonight, and WOW – what an amazing job he did.  I had made “Molten Lava Cakes” for Mike and me and the kids.  Mike made … Continue reading

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Add Online Orders to Workshops!

The day has finally arrived!  Starting today, you and your friends can add online orders (including My Digital Studio downloads, print products, and…oh, yeah – CLEARANCE RACK ORDERS!) to Stampin’ Up! workshops.  Here’s how it works in a nutshell. I’ll … Continue reading

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Crumb Cake in the Secret Garden

First, thank you all so much for the “get well” wishes.  I feel a whole lot better today, but feel like a real baby for whining when some of you felt much worse.  (Jeanne and Erin – hope you’re better … Continue reading

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Another Cute Idea from Leadership

I wash my hands a million or more times a day – really,I do! But I still managed to catch someone’s cold. I don’t even feel like stamping -sad – so here’s a cute project from the Stampin’ Up! Leadership … Continue reading

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Ikat and Parker’s Patterns Designer Series Paper

At Stampin’ Up! Leadership in January, Carrie Cudney demonstrated some projects using the Parker’s Patterns designer series paper.  The designs in the paper simulate a dyeing technique called Ikat (pronounced ee’-kaht), and it’s similar to tie-dyeing.  The difference is you … Continue reading

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Free Embossing Folder for Sale-a-bration!

Here’s a video for you from Stampin’ Up! showing the new Vine Street embossing folder. You can get this folder FREE during Sale-a-bration, and it coordinates with the Sycamore Street designer series paper and ribbon and button pack, as well … Continue reading

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Secret Garden Framelits

I’ve been trying out some new techniques for our Thursday technique class.  Each month, we create two instruction cards with techniques, then make a card using one of the techniques. After about 5 years, finding new techniques can be a … Continue reading

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MDS to the Rescue!

Ever have one of those days when you just don’t get a chance to create something new?  I wanted to make a get well card for my mother-in-law today, but just didn’t get an opportunity to hit the stamp room. … Continue reading

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Love in Primrose Petals

This is, I think, my favorite project we’ll be making at the Artisan Embellishments class.  I won’t show you all the projects were doing until after the class, but I will post one or two. The only thing on this … Continue reading

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