Touches of Texture

We Love Our Hosts Christmas in July Stamp Camp Sketch #9 – Join us! The textures and elements in the Touches of Texture  stamp set will add dimension and character to any of your cards. This set features an eclectic array of useful and fun styles.     I used this awesome stamp set for today’s card.   The solid image was first stamped with Calypso Coral Classic Ink on… Read More »

Congratulations Sydney

We Love Our Hosts Christmas in July Stamp Camp Sketch #9 – Join us! Today’s post features a non-SU stamp set but shhh…. don’t tell anyone.  A lot of the time if I am making a card for a relative, special friend or special occasion, I may go outside SU to find the perfect stamp set.  Stampin’ Up! does not currently have a graduate stamp set so I found one… Read More »

This Little Piggy

We Love Our Hosts Christmas in July Stamp Camp Sketch #9 – Join us! This Little Piggy Stamp Set will have you squealing with delight. What’s not to love about a  flying pig! I love this whimsical stamp set – it brought a smile to my face with I first saw it at OnStage in Shreveport. The background is watercolor wash using Pool Party Classic Ink and an Aqua Painter. … Read More »

One Layout, Four Different Cards

Gorgeous Cards – Enjoy! ~~Rachel One Layout, Four Different Cards, Starring the New Embossing Paste! A new catalog . . . yay! If you’re like me, you always count down the days until a new catalog is released. And when it’s finally out (after changing your wish list for the fifth time, crossing out and adding items), you can hardly wait for your order to arrive! My personal favorites from… Read More »

Floral Statements and Christmas in July Stamp Camp

We Love Our Hosts With the We Love Our Hosts Promotion, you get an extra $35.00 when you hit $350.  It doesn’t have to be a workshop; it can be a personal order. If you live in the Northwest Arkansas, you are invited to the Artistic Designers Team’s  first annual Christmas in July Stamp Camp.  It promises to be a day of fun stamping, door prizes, and snacks.  Contact me… Read More »

Guy Greetings and Wood Textures Designer Series Paper Stack

Promotions/Specials We Love Our Hosts Sketch #9 – join us! The Wood Textures Suite brings the look of the outdoors inside with natural rustic patterns.  The products in this suite coordinate perfectly taking the stress of combining colors, designs and accents. To see all the available suites, please click here A very easy and quick card to put together using the Guy Greetings Stamp Set for the greetings and the… Read More »

Lovely Words and We Love Hosts Promotion

Our exciting host promotion, “We ♥ Hosts,” began on 1 June 2017! It’s always a good time to get together with friends, but with the annual catalog release, it’s even better! The more you host, the more you can earn. From June 1–30, qualifying purchases will get you more Stampin’ Rewards – $35.00! You don’t have to be a host or hold a party.  If you purchase products totaling  $350… Read More »

My Heart is Glossed Over with Happiness

From the Stampin’ Up! Blog – ejoy! ~~Rachel If you’ve been stamping for a long time, you may have been as thrilled as I was to find that Glossy White Cardstock (item 144240) has made its triumphant return! The glossy surface is non-porous, which lends itself to some amazing techniques with ink. One of my favorite tricks with Glossy White Cardstock is to use alcohol to blend the ink. I’ve… Read More »

Touches of Texture

Sketch #8 – wanna play? The textures and elements in the Touches of Texture Stamp Set will add dimension and character to any of your cards. This set features an eclectic array of useful and fun styles. I know summer is upon us but I felt like making a “Spring” card!  Using colors from the subtle collection and using Sketch 8 (biweekly challenge), I created the above card. Creating the… Read More »

Colorful Seasons

Sketch #8 Summer, spring, winter, autumn… we don’t care what season it is…we’ll stamp for all of them with this set and we’ll have fun doing it! To see other available bundles, click here To see other available suites, click here Colors Used on this Project Whisper White Pool Party Cherry Cobbler Old Olive Basic Gray I don’t know what I’m using this card for but I had a lot… Read More »