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Glitter and Window Sheets

I gave my friend Harriet Garrison the flocked window sheet from the Candlelight Christmas specialty designer series paper (from the Stampin’ Up! Holiday catalog).  I had no idea what to do with it, and I knew if I kept it, … Continue reading

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Fall-i-days Christmas Hop

  Someone suggested calling this the “Fa la la la Fall-i-days” hop.  That’s a super cute name, but, wow – do I have a hard time typing it.  I’ll stick with Fall-i-Days! If you’re just starting the hop, you’re in … Continue reading

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Watercolor Pencils Need Love, Too!

I love the Stampin’ Up! watercolor pencils.  I have heard lots of comments – “I wish they came in all our colors,” or “I wish there were better greens.”  But, really, the quality is very nice, and they blend so … Continue reading

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Shimmer and Dazzle

I knew you could color the lighter colored glimmer paper from Stampin’ Up!, but I hadn’t tried it yet.  So when the November/December issue of Stampin’ Success arrived with ideas to try, I decided to give it a whirl.  Both … Continue reading

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Woven Background

I think this is a technique we’ll be doing Thursday.  But first – Here are the details from the October Promotion from Stampin’ Up!® (free gift with purchase) – buy the Ornament Keepsake stamp set and the Candlelight Christmas specialty … Continue reading

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Ornament in Blue

I love using blue for Christmas cards!  My friend Darrah also posted a “Blue Christmas” card today.  I’m honestly not copying her; I just didn’t have time to work on the card I wanted to make today, and I had … Continue reading

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All that Glitters

I got a swap in the mail today from my friend Linda Wicks in New York.  I haven’t asked her if I can share it, and it would be perfect for a contest Stampin’ Up!® has each month.  So you … Continue reading

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Cherry Cobbler Holiday Wishes

One of the perks of being a Stampin’ Up!® demo is you get to see previews of catalogs, and you get to preorder merchandise from those catalogs.  (Ok, that’s two perks, I guess.)  Today, we got to peek at the … Continue reading

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Another Swap

I did lots of stamping today, but it was more of the Faux Stenciling card I posted yesterday.  That was the card we made for technique class, and I made some for people who couldn’t attend the class, as well … Continue reading

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Dazzling Daffodil Delight Details

I had a great time stamping with Liz & Sandy today!  I didn’t get a lot of cards made, but I selected some that I’ll be offering at the card buffet next month. I made an amazing discovery, though.  We … Continue reading

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