Archive for October 2008

Ghosty Greetings & Pumpkin Poop
D Oct 31, 2008  C 3D projects, Kids & Children   c 

This is what my son Duncan and I made tonight for his classmates for Halloween. We used the small cello bags from Stampin' Up, Ghostly Greetings Designer Paper and the All Holidays Stamp set.  The little skulls in the bag are supposed to be candy corn, but I couldn't find…

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Happy Halloween!
D Oct 30, 2008  C 3D projects, Kids & Children, Punch Art   c 

 What a cutie pootie Frankie!   I made this craft with our local Beaver group, ages 5-7.  It is on a paper bag that can double as a Halloween treat bag.  The eyes and nose are made from Stampin' Up punches. And the hair has just been cut free hand…

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Paper Pumpkin
D Oct 25, 2008  C Videos   c 

This adorable paper pumpkin was made by one of the demonstrators in my group, Katey Fisher, of Oakville.  She stamped "Happy Halloween"  on strips of designer series paper and fastened them with a brad on top, added a tag and some ribbon…and how cute is that!   I can also see…

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Head of Stampin' UP on TV!
D Oct 24, 2008  C 3D projects, Big Shot   c 

   Shelli Gardner, Stampin' UP's CEO did this segment on Studio 5.  She showsso place settings on a table, made using the Big Shot and the Curly Label Punch Set.   You'll find Stampin' Up! product lists & instructions there as well – go take a peek.

Featuring: Mr. Twigster
D Oct 22, 2008  C Videos   c 

Mr. Twigster is an adorable new stamp set located in the Holiday Mini Catalogue.  And it is only $16.95 for the set! The first two samples are made from a fellow Ontario demonstrator and friend, Leslie Good.  I love her simple clean lines in her cards, her use of Designer…

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Masculine Birthday
D Oct 21, 2008  C Kids & Children, Masculine   c 

My son recently celebrated his 12th birthday.  I was not allowed to GASP! stamp an invitation.  Of course I couldn't completely not stamp something (what was he thinking?).  So we got these notecards from a stationary store and I stamped just the "you're invited" (from the stamp set "Hugs and…

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Birthday Card Samples
D Oct 21, 2008  C Videos   c 

  Only  1 week left in the Birthday Special from Stampin' Up.  These stamp sets are on 20% off. Item #  Page #  Description  Retail Price  20% Off Price    109439   62 Big Bold Birthday   $32.95  $26.36  110548  62 Un Super Anniversaire (French Big Bold Birthday)   $32.95  $26.36  111532  63 Party…

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You can make Jewellery with Stamps!
D Oct 15, 2008  C 3D projects, Kids & Children   c 

  I often do projects with kids for birthday parties and I had a recent request to do jewellery. I had a blast making jewellery for Abby's birthday! Here's Emily, Libby, Me, Abby (the birthday girl!) and Laura, showing off their stamped goods. We made a pair of earrings using our filigree…

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It not a Jungle but an Urban Garden.
D Oct 15, 2008  C Colour choices & Designs   c 

This gorgeous sample was created by a client of mine, Alica Ziakova, from Burlington. She modified a sample from our last Stamp-a-Stack and created her own design. I LOVE it..thanks for sharing Alica. The card uses the Urban Garden Designer Series Paper. My next stamp-a-stack is on Tuesday, October 28th and…

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