Author Archives: buffycooper

About buffycooper

Among other things, I am a musician who enjoys papercrafting (specifically with rubber stamps), a Stampin' Up!® demonstrator, Christian, wife and mom to two great boys.

Sugarplum Dreams Ornament Gift Set

Sugarplum Dreams Ornament Gift Set Visions of sugarplums dancing in your head?  Create charming ornaments featuring three of the most well-known characters from the Christmas classic “The Nutcracker”.  Hang them in your own tree or give them as a present … Continue reading

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You Make Me Happy

You Make Me Happy The sketch challenge at Craft Project Central this month is so fun. Here’s the CPC76 sketch designed by Regina. It’s a fun gatefold card. Here’s my take on the sketch. You’ll see I didn’t change much … Continue reading

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Stamp-Off Embossing Folder Challenge

Stamp-Off Embossing Folder Challenge Welcome to another Stamp-Off challenge with Jackie, Susan, and me. This week’s challenge is to use our favorite Textured Impressions Embossing Folder. Oops. I missed the “favorite” part of the challenge. This one isn’t my absolute … Continue reading

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Just a Note

Just a Note Here’s one of the cards we made at our October card classes. I’m loving the 2017-18 Stampin’ Up! hostess set, Tranquil Tulips. I stamped the flowers in Calypso Coral and Blushing Bride. The stems and leaves are … Continue reading

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Half Full

Half Full Want to win an early Christmas gift? Stampin’ Up! has new alcohol markers that will be available to you November 1. Stampin’ Blends are so easy to use; Stampin’ Up! demonstrators were able to pre-order them early this … Continue reading

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Quilter’s Christmas Sampler

Quilter’s Christmas Sampler What quilter wouldn’t love this receiving this Quilter’s Christmas Sampler to adorn their sewing room wall at Christmas?! This 12″ x 12″ sampler looks as if it’s made of fabric and will delight any person who loves … Continue reading

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Christmas Candles

Christmas Candles It’s only the middle of October, and you’re already seeing Christmas cards on Stampin’ Up! demonstrator blogs. We’re not trying to “rush the season,” but we know you want to get a jump on your holiday cards. This … Continue reading

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