Monthly Archives: May 2021

Mountain Air Sunrise

Mountain Air Sunrise I am having so much fun playing with the new Stampin’ Up! Soft Pastels Assortment. Here’s another card I created this week. This one is my son Jon’s favorite.  Here’s how to create this card. First, use … Continue reading

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Stamp Off! Technique

Stamp Off! Technique Welcome to a new Stamp Off! Challenge with Jackie, Susan, and me. This week, our challenge is to present a new technique. This isn’t a new technique, but it’s a technique with a new product. I was … Continue reading

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Dragonfly Garden Hello

Dragonfly Garden Hello Welcome back, my friends! I hope you’re having a lovely week! I think it’s Background Week at Stamping with Buffy. I had such fun creating for our BS&J Stamp Off Friday that I totally forgot there was a Wednesday … Continue reading

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United through Creativity

United through Creativity Happy Monday, Stamping Friends! May is a huge month for Stampin’ Up! The biggest news, of course, is the launch of the new 2021-2022 Annual Catalog – including five new gorgeous In Colors. Then, there’s the Join+ Promotion. … Continue reading

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Artistic Expressions in Ink

Artistic Expressions in Ink I can’t believe this week is over already! It has flown by, don’t you think? This isn’t new. I feel this way every Friday. We had our local Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Gathering last week, and I … Continue reading

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Forever Fern in Silhouette

Forever Fern in Silhouette I was preparing for a “Backgrounds” class today, and pulled out my Forever Fern Stamp Set and the coordinating Forever Flourishing Dies. I used the dies to create a background, but while I was working, I … Continue reading

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Perfectly Penned with Plenty of Patterns

Art Gallery with Plenty of Patterns Welcome back, my friends! What a wonderful weekend we had. Tuesday is Wesley’s (my younger son and Amelia’s dad) birthday, so we had family dinner today to celebrate. The whole family was here, and … Continue reading

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Expressions in Ink

Expressions in Ink Hello, my friends! Welcome to another BS & J Stamp Off Friday. This week, our challenge is to use new Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog Designer Series Paper. From the moment I saw the front of the 2021-2022 … Continue reading

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Mermazing I had such a fun day Monday. Stephanie (Amelia’s mom) called to let me know Amelia didn’t have to be at school because of testing. Actually, we found out she did have school starting at 11 a.m., but by … Continue reading

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Hand-Penned Thanks

Hand-Penned Thanks Welcome back, my friends! I hope you had a wonderful weekend, and if you’re a mom, grandma, sister, aunt, mentor, cousin, I hope you had a lovely Mother’s Day. We had a fun day with Mom and all … Continue reading

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