Tag Archives: Petite Pairs

Out of the Box

This is a great technique. I’ve done it with scissors and a paper trimmer, but decided to use the Labels Collection framelits for this one. It’s very easy, and it’s one of the techniques we’ll be doing Thursday at Technique … Continue reading

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Cards I Don’t Like To Create

Sometimes you have to make a card that’s really hard to create.  We found out at choir rehearsal last night that one of our members had a death in the family – her mom.  I can’t imagine not having my … Continue reading

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Watercolor Smash

Here’s the “Watercolor Smash” technique I tempted you with in this post.  It’s really easy and fun, and makes lovely backgrounds.  They’re all “one of a kind,” too! Here’s how I did it.  With classic ink pads, add ink to … Continue reading

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I Love Getting Mail!

Look what I found in the mailbox Saturday!  It’s the cutest card from my friend Susan Horr, a Stampin’ Up!® demonstrator from New York.  The more I get to know Susan, the more I think she may be the long … Continue reading

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Serene Silhouettes

Here’s another sketch challenge for Stampin’ Up! demonstrators.   Several demonstrators take turns presenting one each week on our demo forum, Stampin’ Connection.  This one really gave me a tough time.  Fortunately, my Rachel came by tonight and gave me a … Continue reading

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Birthday Owl

One of the things I hear from people when they come to workshops is, “I don’t have time to do this!”  Well, this card took about 10 minutes or less.  To pick out a card from the store would have … Continue reading

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Sympathy and Prayers

I found out yesterday that a friend of mine passed away Sunday evening.  I never met her, but she was also a Stampin’ Up!® demonstrator, and we were involved in online forums together.  She was funny and sweet, and I’m … Continue reading

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Triple Time!

This was a crazy day, but here’s another of today’s techniques.  It’s from Dawn Olchefske, and it’s called “Triple Time.”  You stack the neutral card stock layers with repositionable adhesive, and stamp on all three at the same time.  Then … Continue reading

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Mottled Background Technique

Just when I think I’m out of ideas for technique class, I discover something new – like the “Mottled Background Technique.”  We’ll be making a card with this technique at class tomorrow.  It works great with the new “Serene Silhouettes” … Continue reading

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Christmas in July

I played around with the card design Darrah Hopper sent me the other day.  I thought it would be fun to use as a Christmas in July card, and I just got some new sets and accessories from the Stampin’ … Continue reading

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