Archive for August 2011

Stamp-A-Rama Early Bird Draw ends soon.
D Aug 27, 2011  C Videos   c 

  It's back…one of my biggest events of the year.  If you like to rubber stamp, make greeting cards and scrapbook, you don't want to miss this event.   Register by Aguust 31st and you could win your registration for FREE. Check out the details and registration at!  

Last chance to get this stamp set
D Aug 25, 2011  C Videos   c 

The Summer Mini Catalogue ends on August 31st and includes the stamp set "Strength and Hope" .   Check out yesterday's post for another sample of this set. This card was designed by a demonstrator in my group, Gaile Merritt-Murrell, of Oakville.  Beautiful! To order any of these materials, please contact me at…

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Hope is almost gone!
D Aug 24, 2011  C Videos   c 

The Special Edition stamp set "Strength and Hope" will be no longer available after August 31st.   Stampin' Up! donates $2 from the sale of each set to Breast Cancer Research.  It is such a pretty stamp set for many occasions…love this butterfly! Check back tomorrow and I'll have another sample of…

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Pretty in Pink
D Aug 19, 2011  C Birthday, Colour choices & Designs   c 

 This is such a pretty card and I LOVE pink anything (esp. with 2 boys!).  Melon Mambo and Certainly Celery are lovely girly colours. This birthday card beauty was made for me by Debbie Apps of Burlington, ON. She did a lovely job using markers on the stamp with various…

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In-laid Embossing Technique

 I've got another lovely birthday card to share with you, given to me by Ruth Baker, a demonstrator in my group from London, ON.  Ruth used the Stampin' Up! stamp sets:  Fabulous Florets and Greenhouse Garden.   To get the cool texture on this card, Ruth stamped the images first and…

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How to use Corner Rounder Punch
D Aug 17, 2011  C Tips, Tutorials, & Techniques, Videos   c 
Wisteria Birthday
D Aug 15, 2011  C Birthday   c 

This GORGEOUS birthday card was given to me by Shirley Hannah, a demonstrator in my group, from Winona. It is so pretty…it just makes me happy!  Love all the lace and ribbon and frills on it! Thanks Shirley!  Check out the inside of the birthday card too.  Beautiful! The pretty papers are…

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A gift for me
D Aug 14, 2011  C Birthday   c 

 Today's my birthday and I got a gift from Stampin' Up! (love this company!).  They gave me a discount coupon and also this pretty card.  The cool thing is that it was made with My Digital Studio software.   And then the rhinestones were added on after.  It is hard to tell…

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Happy Birthday to me!
D Aug 13, 2011  C Birthday, Colour choices & Designs   c 

 This is a birthday card given to me by a demonstrator in my group, Katey Fisher of Oakville. I felt so special getting a card that was made entirely out of silver paper.  The colour combination of Tempting Turquoise, Night of Navy and silver is stunning!  She did a matching…

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