Archive for January 2012

Valentine Card Love Birds
D Jan 31, 2012  C Colour choices & Designs   c 

Valentine's Day is only 15 days away!  This is a card I made without using a Valentine's stamp set.  The birds were punched out with the bird Builder Punch. I cut the heart shape using the new Hearts Framelits and my Big Shot that are in the Occasions Mini Catalogue (love…

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Stamp Space Organization and Makeover
D Jan 28, 2012  C Demonstrator, Videos   c 

This stamp space was transformed for this lucky demonstrator.  She won a craft room make over from Stampin' Up!  And it was done by, the head of the company, Shelli Gardner and members of her family!  Too cool!

Birch Bark Technique Video
D Jan 26, 2012  C Tips, Tutorials, & Techniques   c 

Birch Bark is my newest favourite technique!  Taught to me by Kim Stathakos, of Stoney Creek (you can see her original card HERE.  See my HOW-TO video….

Sale-a-bration: the most wonderful time of the year
D Jan 24, 2012  C Videos   c 

Sale-a-bration is such an amazing promtion!  There is something for you whether you want to order, be a hostess or get the demonstrator get.  To see the fulll details and all the FREEBIES click on the catalogue brochure below.  Make sure you are signed up to my newsletter (upper left hand…

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Outlined Occasions Stamp Set for Valentines Day
D Jan 23, 2012  C Colour choices & Designs   c 

Outlined Occasions Stamp set is a a set you can earn for FREE during Stampin' Up!'s Sale-a-bration promotion.   From January 24th to March 31st, every $60 you spend will get a free stamp set or other items (accessories like buttons, ribbon and designer paper).  There is also a great deal…

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Blown Glass Technique on Valentines Card and more!
D Jan 22, 2012  C Tips, Tutorials, & Techniques   c 

The Blown Glass Technique was demoed at a recent demonstrator meeting by Mary Louise Hamil of Milton.  She made these beautiful cards. Basically you take the Crystal Effects product from Stampin' Up! and spread it in a thick layer on your cardstock (or acetate like the 2nd sample) and then…

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Candy Conversations
D Jan 18, 2012  C Colour choices & Designs   c 

Candy Conversations is a new stamp set from the Stampin' Up! Occasions Mini Catalogue.  It is so cute and a quick way to make a Valentine Card. This card was made from a demonstrator in my group, Vicki Howie from Belleville. Vicki also used the new cherry scented embossing powder…

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Stamp-A-Rama Registration Opens today!
D Jan 17, 2012  C Tips, Tutorials, & Techniques   c 

Stamp-A-Rama is a fabulous  all day event I do with several other demonstrators. It is a fun-filled day for rubber stampers and scrapbookers.  Learn new techniques, make projects to take home.  Lunch, a stamp set, prizes, demos, goody bags & more are all included. Go to for more details and…

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Paper Doily Die – NEW from Stampin’ Up!
D Jan 13, 2012  C Big Shot, Videos   c 

The Paper Doily Die is another one for the new dies from Stampin' Up! in the Occasions mini Catalogue!  See this video on how to use it! So pretty! To see the Occasions Mini Catalogue click HERE.  To order online with me click HERE.