Archive for September 2008 – Page 2

Auction is coming soon!
D Sep 15, 2008  C Videos   c 

1st ever Stampin' Auction starts Thursday!    You've been asking about my retiring stamp sets…and this is how I'm going to do it this year.  I'm going to auction them off to the highest bidder but there is an AWESOME twist for you.   For every dollar you spend on…

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Birthday Lootbags
D Sep 15, 2008  C 3D projects, Kids & Children   c 

These adorable lootbags were made by a women in my downline, the oh so sweet, Christine Derks from Burlington.  She made them for her son's Matthew's 4th birthday.  He had a Buzz Lightyear theme so she thought the rocket ship loot bags would be cute.  Super cute Christine.  Happy Belated…

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Clever Convertible
D Sep 11, 2008  C Colour choices & Designs, Kids & Children   c 

 One of my clients, the adorabe, Kelly Barry from Hamilton, made this cute card for her cousin's daughter, Eilidh, for her first birthday.   Do you recognize the "truck" from the stamp set, "Loads of Love"?  She cut it off and made it into a convertible and then she cut…

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Sock Monkey Party
D Sep 10, 2008  C Tips, Tutorials, & Techniques   c 

  The adorable card is made with the Sock Monkey set on page 51 of the current catalogue.  He comes with the cupcake, hat and balloon accessories (and a few more) and there is an additional Sock Monkey Accessories Set.  Card by Burlington demonstrator: Christy McMillan. Technique Note:  Christy dyed Stampin'…

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Homemade card makes Grandma Cry
D Sep 09, 2008  C Videos   c 

     I have to share this story that stamper Darleen Hopkins just told me.  Darleen and her granddaughter Rachael, age 10, came to one of my Mom & Me classes and it was first time Rachael  had stamped.  Since then Rachael has been stamping like crazy making cards for friend's…

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Moose YOU!
D Sep 08, 2008  C Masculine   c 

 Ok this set is just so cute! I had to show you another sample. And yet another great man card. My clients always tell me that masculine samples are the most difficult to get ideas for.

A card within a Card: Great Design
D Sep 07, 2008  C Colour choices & Designs, Masculine   c 

           One of the things I love about making cards is that it is SOOO easy but it looks like it takes hours.  One of the tricks, I teach the demonstrators in my group, to making cards quicky and easily is to COPY (yes, it is ok…

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Me, me, me…its all about me!
D Sep 07, 2008  C Colour choices & Designs   c 

Ok well not exactly!  I'm going on about my birthday again, but I'm going to show you a few of the very lovely cards I got for my birthday!  I threw myself a pre-party and invited some gals signed up under me and they brought me these great cards.  To find out…

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Big Brother's/ Big Sister's Golf Tournament
D Sep 02, 2008  C Colour choices & Designs   c 

On August 22nd, I participated in a fundraising event held at a golf course in Flamborough for the Big Brothers, Big Sisters Association of Hamilton/Burlington. We stamped this cute make and take card.  I love these colours together: tempting turquoise and certainly celery. Click on the image to see it bigger….

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