Category Archives: Embossing

Emboss It!

Emboss It! Don’t you love to see the magic of heat embossing? At one of the first Stampin’ Up! workshops I attended, the demonstrator showed us a heat embossed project. I remember thinking, “That’s so beautiful, but I could never … Continue reading

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Wildflower Meadow

As we wait for our first “real” snow of the season, I thought I’d make a warm, flower card.  The weather forecast is for 3 to 10 inches – so we have no idea what to expect.  If you look at … Continue reading

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New Ribbon and Old Lace

This isn’t really old lace.  In fact, it’s a brand new background stamp – I Love Lace.  It’s so pretty.  I almost passed it by, and now I’m so glad I ordered it after all. I stamped the lace in Versamark on Very … Continue reading

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Technique Thursday

This card uses both techniques we’ll be doing at class this month.  One is partial embossing on vellum and the other is a paint chip design. Neither of these is an original idea, but I don’t know who to credit.  … Continue reading

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Something Old and Something New

When Stampin’ Up! partnered with Sizzix about four or five years ago, I was really excited!  Mike bought me the whole bundle they were offering that year for my birthday.  I used it – and loved it – but I … Continue reading

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The .1%

No, this isn’t a political post! When I started my blog, I promised to keep it 99.9% Stampin’ Up! products. This post is the .1%. My friend Liz showed me a very cool technique, and she loaned me several stamps … Continue reading

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A Day Without Coffee

…is a sad day, indeed!  My daily minimum is two cups a day, and this morning, my curling iron broke while I was rushing to get ready.  (My grandmother would say I was being “hoodly.”)  It fell on my second … Continue reading

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