Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals 23 through 29 September 2014

Check out this week’s weekly deals!  The Hamburger Box Bigz Die is on sale – I’m definitely getting this one.  And the Gold Glitz Dazzling details is on sale – I’ve been wanting to buy it and now I am!What’s you favorite on this week’s weekly deals?You can click on the link under each picture and it will take you to my Stampin’ Store. Eclectic Paper-Piercing Pack [133778] $7.95 $5.96… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Holiday Home

This versatile Holiday Home Photopolymer Stamp Set lets you express everything that goes on at home for the holidays, from hauntings to visits from a jolly old elf.  I decided to do a Christmas theme with a snowman in the front yard.  I stamped the house image on Whisper White Card Stock and then die cut the house out using the Homemade Holiday Framelits Dies.Note:  To get a crisp image,… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Masculine Monday

Today’s card features the Four Features Stamp Set.I was inspired by a card I saw on the Stampin’ Up! blog.  Just changed things up a little to make it more of a masculine card.After inking up the images, I lightly spritzed with water using our Stampin’ Sprizers.  The top and bottom images were stamped directly to the Watercolor Paper but the middle image was stamped on a scrap of watercolor… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! September 2014 My Paper Pumpkin

OMG!  This month’s My Paper Pumpkin is soooo cute!  I’m giving the treat bags out to my class attendees during the month of October. Have you seen the September Paper Pumpkin kit yet?   Watch to see how fun and simple this kit is to put together.   Wonder what the surprise will be next month?   Learn more at mypaperpumpkin.com Have a great day and thanks for stopping by today!

Stampin’ Up! Bloom with Hope

I cased this from the Annual Catalog (page 240).  I just changed it up a little to make it my own.  I used Elegant Eggplant Card Stock instead of Crumb Cake Card stock and changed a couple of the dies used on the card.  I also added gold sequins from the Sequin Trim Ribbon.This set is perfect for coloring with the blendabilities.  For today’s card, I used the Wisteria Wonder… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Wondrous Wreath

Today’s card uses the Wondrous Wreath Bundle like yesterday but I went with the more traditional colors of Real Red & Garden Green.Not sure which one I like more – what do you think?  Which one do you like the best?  See yesterday’s card here.To give the bow more textured, I ran it through the Delicate Designs Embossing Folder.  The sentiment is from the Bright & Beautiful Clear Mount Stamp… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Wondrous Wreath

What would Christmas be like without a wreath on your front door or above your fireplace!   I love wreaths and have a seasonal one on my front door all year long. Decided to make a modern type wreath using blues/greens with Silver Glimmer Card Stock.   I also made a traditional wreath in red/greens which I will post tomorrow.I added Dazzling Diamonds to the berries on the wreath to give it… Read More »

Stampin’ UP! Weekly Deals for 16 through 22 Sep 2014

One of the thinlits is on sale this week – WHOOOHOOO!  It’s the Card Labels Thinlits.You can click on any item below to purchase that item at my Stampin’ Store.  Gold 1/8″ Ribbon [134583] $4.95 $3.71 Happy Hour [132013] $29.95 $22.46 Label Card Thinlits Die [133479] $32.95 $24.71 Sweetheart Punch [133786] $15.95 $11.96 Tangerine Tango Baker’s Twine [134578] $2.95 $2.21 Essentials Wooden Elements [132258] $4.95 $3.71 Write Stuff II Digital… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! introduces Mr and Mrs Frankenstein

These cute little guys were made using the Curvy Keepsake Box Thinlits.   Here’s a video by Stampin’ Up! showing you how to make these cute boxes! As shown in the photo below, I always add scotch tape to the handles to keep them from tearing when you’re putting the box together.  When I place the die on the card stock, I make sure the scotch tape will show only on… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Choose Happiness

Today’s post uses the Choose Happiness Stamp Set and the Notable Ornament Stamp Brush Set. When I first started stamping and making cards, I made vintage, shabby chic type of cards and then somehow I got away from it.  Don’t know why since it’s my favorite type of card!  What is your favorite card to make?I also noticed that Stampin’ Up! is going away from the vintage look and is… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Wonderful Wreath Free Tutorial

Are your ready to “WOW” your friends and family this Christmas season? Join me for this class and learn some fancy folds, 3- Step Stamping, and a couple fun faux techniques!  Plus you’ll make an ornament tag that will set your gifts apart from the rest! You know that Stampin’ Up! is famous for coordinating stamp sets.  We’ve taken it one better – coordinating 2-Step stamp sets and coordinating Framelits… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! You’re Wonderful!

Thought you would enjoy this – it’s from the SU Blog~~RachelYou’re WonderfulI’m happy to announce the September photopolymer stamp set, You’re Wonderful—inspired by one of my carved stamps. This is my second stamp set.Here in the Sales Division at the home office, it has become a tradition to take a turn creating a birthday card for someone else in the division. This year it was my honor to make a… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Regarding Dahlia

This past Saturday, I had a private class at Anna’s house (customer).  She lives in Holiday Island, Arkansas.  It’s a beautiful retirement community north of Eureka Springs, AR.Though the group was small, it was so much fun and the ladies enjoyed themselves.  For me, it is so exciting to show someone who has never stamped how easy it is to make a beautiful handmade card.Because they were beginners, I kept… Read More »

Weekly Deals for 9 through 15 September 2014

The weekly deals for 9 September through 15 September 2014 are here!  Please note that items are available only while supplies last!The What’s Up Punch is one of my favorite punches and it’s on sale for only $12.71.   Here are a couple of cards from Pinterest featuring the What’s Up Punch If you want to order any of these items, just click on the link below and it will take… Read More »

Walk in the Wild – Masculine Monday – Stampin’ UP!

I really like the idea of committing myself to making masculine cards every Monday.  I now have a supply on hand for when you need a manly card.For today’s card, I decided to use the Walk in the Wild Clear Mount Stamp Set.  The moose image was stamped with Early Espresso Classic Ink on Whisper White Card Stock.  I then sponged the top with Soft Sky Classic Ink and Old… Read More »

Oh Snap!

This card was cased from Diana Gibbs.  I thought her card was so cute and decided to copy it.I didn’t have the Snapshot Wood Mount Stamp so I decided to use the Peachy Keen Stamp Brush Set, Digital Download. The image was printed out on Very Vanilla Card Stock, using the My Digital Studio.  It was then cut out with Paper Snips.  The sentiment is from the Hip Notes Stamp… Read More »

Digital Downloads

Christmas digitals downloads are on the list – WHOOOHOO!  If you click on an individual item, it will take you to my Stampin’ Store. Product List All Is Calm Party Ensemble – Digital Download [137086] $14.95 Annual Report Postcard Template – Digital Download [137091] $3.95 Color Me Autumn Designer Series Paper – Digital Download [138115] £3.50 For All Things Stamp Brush Set – Digital Download [138114] £4.95 Halloween Bites Designer… Read More »

Weekly Deals – It’s all about the reinkers!

I’ve added a new item to the sidebar – Check out my Gallery!.  You can view all the cards I’ve uploaded to the These Are My Stamps website.Do you need to stock up on ink refills?  Now the time to get some – several reinkers are on sale for only $2.21!  For you digital scrapbookers, the Back to School Ensemble Digital Download is on sale for only $10.77.WEEKLY DEALS 2-8… Read More »

Seasonally Scattered

Today’s card used the new Seasonally Scattered Clear Mount Stamp Set from the Holiday Catalog.   Aaack!  Do you realized there are only 114 days left until Christmas?  Need to seriously  think about which card I’m sending out this year!I stamped the “Merry” image in Versamark on Whisper White Card Stock and added Pool Party Stampin’ Emboss Powder and set with the Heat Tool.  The “Christmas” is from the Good Greetings… Read More »

Gift of Love

From the SU Blog – this is such a cute project! ~~ RachelWhat can be more special than giving a uniquely packaged gift to someone just because you love them?I used the Gift Card Enclosure Pack not for a gift card but for a gift package to hold a little piece of jewelry for a friend who just needed some encouragement.To create the belly band, cut a 3″ x 9″ piece… Read More »