Archives for June 2016

Rose Wonder Birthday for GDP #042

Ever since I saw a card with a heat embossed woodgrain background a couple months ago I have been wanting to give it a try, and the challenge this week at the Global Design Project was my opportunity. I was also happy to pull out my Rose Garden Thinlits and use these two dies for the first Read More

Stamp It Group New Catalog Blog Hop and Giveaway

**UPDATE** The winner of the giveaway for this blog hop is Diane Seidler. Congratulations Diane! It took me a while to decide what to use for this blog hop where we are highlighting products from the new catalog. Besides the stamp sets I either received at Onstage or purchased in the pre-order I only have three new sets Read More

Global Design Project 041: A Sweet Color Challenge

So the only thing I didn’t have trouble with on this challenge was deciding which colors to use! I love the color combination of Sweet Sugarplum, Whisper White and Night of Navy – very elegant. I struggled with everything else and made three card fronts before settling on this one. Does anyone else run into these kind Read More

Jar of Love for GDP040

I have another card highlighting the set Jar of Love by Stampin’ Up! for the challenge this week at Global Design Project. I just love this set and it works great with or without the coordinating Everyday Jars Framelits… although I have the dies so I’m having fun using them together! Here is my card. This Read More

Get Well Theme for GDP#039

I did not put a large order in this month because I picked up a lot of supplies last month once we found out what would be carrying over to the new catalog. However, I absolutely had to have the Jar of Love stamp set with the coodinating Everyday Jars Framelits. I think it is Read More

Winner Announced and a Butterfly Card

Here is my card for today. I made this at the end of last month to give to my son’s preschool teacher at graduation. She was so generous with the kids all year and I wanted to make something pretty to hold the gift card we gave her. There is an interesting story about how I Read More

Global Design Project 038 – A Special Thank You Card

I missed last week at the Global Design Challenge because I never know what to substitute when I don’t have the right colors – the struggle is real, right?! I wish I could just go buy up all the colors but then I would have no money left for stamps and what good is ink Read More

The Stampin’ Up! 2016-2017 Annual Catalog is Live!

What an exciting day for the Stampin’ Up! community! The 2016-2017 is now live and anyone can order. Wahoo! Although I did order a couple things in the demonstrator pre-order, I had to wait until today (just like everyone else) for my favorites. At the top of that list is the Jar of Love bundle. Read More