Archives for June 2017

Swan Lake for Sketch Challenge #72 at Craft Project Central

I finally had some time to complete the Creating Pretty Cards Challenge for June at Craft Project Central. There is still one more day to enter this challenge for a chance to win a one month subscription to the site. I had a little bit of trouble with this sketch, trying a couple different backgrounds Read More

Seasonal Shadow Boxes – June Bonus Project at Craft Project Central

The bonus project at Craft Project Central this month is a set of five shadow boxes and one card. Buffy Cooper created this project and you can visit her at her blog Stamping with Buffy. * Bonus projects can be obtained by subscribing to any of the three, six or 12 month subscription packages. The Read More

Oh So Eclectic for GDP092

I just love the images, colors and dies in the Oh So Eclectic suite of products. I limited myself on how much I could order from the new Stampin’ Up! catalog but this bundle was a must-have for me. It might have caught my eye because it is the featured product on the catalog cover. Read More

Stamp It Group – Summer Themed Blog Hop and Giveaway

Welcome to the Stamp It Group Blog Hop and Giveaway for June! This month you will find lots of summer card ideas to inspire you to make handmade cards for the upcoming season. As a bonus we are giving away the brand new Pieces & Patterns stamp set to one lucky winner. So read through to Read More

Variety of VersaMark Refill Techniques – Craft Project Central

I have to admit that this project using the VersaMark refill is totally outside my comfort zone. Which is why it is great there is a step-by-step tutorial available at Craft Project Central to guide me through each step! It is always fun to try new techniques, and the results are lovely on this set Read More

Daisy Bouquet plus Fun Fold Cards – Craft Project Central

Would you like to learn how to make a daisy bouquet from stamps, ink and cardstock? There is another fun tutorial available today at Craft Project Central. This project is done by Cindy Brumbaugh, and features the Daisy Delight bundle by Stampin’ Up! Craft Project Central is a subscription website where Stampin’ Up! demonstrators provide awesome tutorials each month Read More

Boxed Card Set & Candy Holder – Craft Project Central

Today I am excited to share the project I made for Craft Project Central this month: a Boxed Card Set with a bonus Candy Holder! My projects use the new 2017-2019 In Colors, with a little Soft Sky for the water and blue flowers. You can purchase a subscription for June at Craft Project Central that will Read More

Lovely Words Thinlits + Foil Frenzy DSP for GDP090

I wish I could buy every new product in the 2017-2018 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog. But that is just not my reality, so I had to be selective with what I purchased in June. One of the first papers I jumped on was the Foil Frenzy Specialty Designer Series Paper. This DSP pack is so much Read More

Work of Art Card Set Tutorial | Craft Project Central

There is another fun card set tutorial available today at Craft Project Central. This project is done by Regina Andari, and features the Work of Art stamp set by Stampin’ Up! Craft Project Central is a subscription website where Stampin’ Up! demonstrators provide awesome tutorials each month as well as card sketches. I was asked to be a Read More

Creating Pretty Cards – Card Sketch Challenge #72 at Craft Project Central

Each month in addition to the great 3D projects that Craft Project Central has for you, they also host a card sketch challenge – Creating Pretty Cards! To help you recreate the sketch each month, they provide a free Sketch Mini Tutorial! This mini tutorial has information about how the inspiration card (using the sketch) Read More