Sunday, July 31, 2011

Inkspirations Colour Challenge #80

Happy Sunday!

Friday night I decided to play along with the Inkspirations Colour Challenge. This was my first time playing, but it won't be my last. This week they used some of the 2011-2012 Stampin' Up! In-colors. Don't you just love all of the In-Colors.

Here's what I came up with....

All Supplies Stampin' Up!

Stamps: Button Buddies, Delightful Dozen
Cardstock: Concord Crush, Pear Pizazz, Peach Parfait, Whisper White, Just Add Cake DSP
Ribbon: Concord Crush 3/8'' Poly-Stitched Ribbon, White Twine
Punch: 1 3/8 circle, 2 3/8 Scallop Circle, Scallop Edge Border, Handheld Punch
Ink: Uni-ball White Signo Gel Pen
Brights Assorted Buttons



Sunday, July 24, 2011

Polished Stone Technique

Happy Weekend!

We had a fun stamp club today...well, I guess it's actually yesterday now as it's past midnight! Haewon was our host...thanks Haewon! Each month we do a different technique. This month we did the Polished Stone Technique using Stampin' Up! reinkers. So easy and fun.

Stamps: Four Frames, Thoughts and Prayers

Paper: Lucky Limeade, Wisteria Wonder, Glossy White

Ink: Wisteria Wonder Pad, Lucky Limeade Pad, Wisteria Wonder Reinker, Lucky Limeade Reinker

Ribbon: Wisteria Wonder 3/8 Ruffle

Tools: Stampin Dimensionals, Paper Snips, Stamping Sponges, Cotton Balls, Rubbing Alcohol

Punch: Scallop Oval Extra-Large, Decorative Label Punch, Eyelet Border

Big Shot: Scalloped Heart of Hearts Embosslit, Perfect Polka Dots Embossing Folder

Stamps: Thoughts and Prayers

Paper: Tangerine Tango, Pool Party, Glossy White, Pattern Designer Series Paper Pack In-Color

Ink: Tangerine Tango Pad, Pool party reinker, Tangerine Tango reinker

Tools: Stampin Dimensionals, Paper Snips, Cotton Balls, Rubbing Alcohol

Punch: Scallop Oval Extra-Large, 1 3/4” x 7/8” Oval Large

Big Shot: Flower Garden Textured Folder

Enjoy and Happy Stampin!


Monday, July 18, 2011

Open House Make & Takes


It's been a while since I've posted...but I've got a good reason...My baby turned 1 and I've spent all last week preparing for his party. I'll share some of the party goodies with you later on this week.

So 2 Saturdays ago, I had my new catalog open house here at the house. We made 2 make n takes that I wanted to share with you today. It was so much fun!

This card is a case from Debbie Currier over at Artfelt Impressions. Love her stuff! I changed up a few things, but not all!

All supplies Stampin' Up!
Cardstock: Crumb Cakes, Daffodil Delight, Baja Breeze, Whisper White, Patterned Paper In-Color
Stamps: Delicate Doilies, Party this Way
Ribbon: Calypso Coral 3/8" Ruffle Ribbon
Big Shot: Perfect Pennants Die, Perfect Polka Dots Embossing Folder,

Once again, I cased this card from Kristna Fenton.
Cardstock: Whisper White, Pool Party, Wisteria Wonder, Lucky Limeade
Stamps: Pennant Parade
Ink: Wisteria Wonder, Pool Party, Lucky Limeade
Accessories: white twine, Petite Pennants Builder

Happy Stampin! Hope you had a wonderful day!

Sunday, July 10, 2011

One Sheet Wonder Class

Hi All,

We had a great time at my New Catalog open house yesterday! Thanks to all the ladies that came out!

I'm having a One Sheet Wonder Class on Thursday, July 21 and on Tuesday, July 26 at 6:30pm at my house. We'll stamp a pattern on one 8 1/2 x 11" sheet of Whisper White and use it to make 4 cards and a card box. Here's the sample:

Like it? I love this class and am so excited about it! It's only $15. If you're interested please RSVP by this Thursday, July 14. Be sure to let me know which date you'd like to take the class.

Happy Stampin and I hope you have a fabulous week!

Thursday, July 7, 2011


Hi There!

I've been getting ready for my New Catalog Open House this Saturday by making lots of samples to showcase new merchandise from the brand new catty. Here's one of my favorite cards I made. So simple and I love it!

All Supplies Stampin' Up!:
Stamps: Delicate Doilies, Heard from the Heart
Paper: Lucky Limeaide, Whisper White
Ink: Lucky Limeaide
Accessories: Pretty in Pink Satin Ribbon, Brights Buttons, White Twine
Punch: Lace Ribbon Border

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Join Stampin' Up! for only $99!

There's a new promotion at Stampin' Up! for July. You can join as a demonstrator for only $99!
  • SAVE!!! Enjoy the new Stampin' Up! 2011-2012 Idea Book & Catalog using a one-time 30% Off Start Up Discount on product orders of $150 or more (placed within 45 days of start).
  • Get 20% off future Stampin' Up! orders, tons of exclusive resources and the opportunity to pre-order new products.
This limited time Starter Kit--valued at $185--comes with the following high-quality products:
  • Easy Events Clear-Mount Set*
  • Pennant Parade Wood-Mount Set*
  • Basic Black Classic Stampin' Pad
  • Old Olive Classic Stampin' Pad
  • Pumpkin Pie Classic Stampin' Pad
  • Real Red Classic Stampin' Pad
  • Brights 8-1/2" x 11" Assorted Card Stock
  • Just Add Cake Designer Series Paper*
  • Chocolate Chip 1/2" Scallop Dots Ribbon*
  • Note Cards (20)
  • Clear-Mount Block C
  • Blender Pen (1)
  • SNAIL Adhesive
  • Business supplies

*Brand new to the 2011-2012 Idea Book & Catalog!

Plus, join in July and get a FREE Christmas Keepsake project kit--a $40 value! Act now because this special kit is only available as part of this limited-time offer.

As an added bonus, first-time demonstrators can get two free months of Demonstrator Business Web Services (DBWS) when they sign up during their first 21 days as a demonstrator. Subscribing to DBWS means having your own online store, blog, hostess portal, and much more!

Join Stampin' Up! in July and get brand-new products, including an exclusive project kit--all for just $99! Contact me for more details or click here to get started and join now!

Happy Stampin!
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