Category Archives: Techniques

Smooshed Beauty

Smooshed Beauty Hello, my crafty friends! I have been a total slug the past week as far as blogging is concerned. Mike’s mom was, according to the doctors, at death’s door last Tuesday, so Mike and I were in the … Continue reading

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Oxidized Copper

Oxidized Copper Hi, Stamping Friends! Do you know how hard it is to spell “Copper” when your last name is “Cooper?” Wow. That fourth finger really wants to add that extra “o.” I watched an Oxidized Metal video from Jay … Continue reading

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“Watercolor Spread” Technique

“Watercolor Spread” Technique I can’t believe it’s Monday already! This weekend flew by (maybe because we lost an hour). I got my laptop to talk to my phone this week. YAY! It took a long time to finally get this … Continue reading

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Home To Roost “Retweet”

Home To Roost “Retweet” I decided to redo my Home To Roost card from yesterday and make it a little more simple and cost effective for new stampers. (You can see the original here.) I used the Stampin’ Up!® Stampin’ … Continue reading

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Butterfly Gala

Butterfly Gala I know winter and Christmas are just around the corner, but I had to show off the new Butterfly Gala bundle from the 2019 Stampin’ Up!® Occasions Catalog. I made this for our local demonstrator team meeting last … Continue reading

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Watercolor Wash Stamp Off

Watercolor Wash Stamp Off It’s Friday! Welcome to the latest Stamp Off Challenge. This time, it’s a technique challenge. I love doing a watercolor wash background, so I had a blast with this challenge. I’m in a swap with some … Continue reading

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Stamp Off Friday Valentine

Stamp Off Friday Valentine It’s time for another Stamp Off! Friday with Jackie, Susan, and me. This week, it’s all about Valentines! I found a really fun technique from Esther at Stampin Star Creations. Esther is a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator … Continue reading

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