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Archive for March 2015 – Page 2

50th Birthday Card Wishes
D Mar 14, 2015  C Birthday, Wedding   c 

I made this 50th Birthday card for a friend for a recent surprise birthday party. Notice how the butterfly in the Butterfly Basics stamp set matches the pattern in the I Love Lace background stamp.  I know…so cool!!   I tried to make the envelope pretty too and been drying to…

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Big Day Chalkboard
D Mar 13, 2015  C Birthday, Cards under 5 minutes, Sale/Promotion   c 

Today I have a fun card to show you using the new Chalkboard Paper and inks with the Big Day stamp set from Stampin' Up! I got this sweet card, from Kim Strathakos of Stoney Creek, Ontario.  I love how she stamped the candles (also in the Big Day stamp…

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Big Day Sale-a-bration
D Mar 12, 2015  C Birthday, Sale/Promotion   c 

The Big Day Stamp set from this year's Stampin' Up!'s Sale-a-bration has been one of the more popular ones that stampers are picking for their freebie.  It is perfect for quick and easy birthday cards.  And I love how you can combine the 3 sayings to make one large stamp. …

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Easter Card
D Mar 11, 2015  C Easter   c 

I'm loving playing with this Happy Easter Bunny stamp set for Easter cards. Doesn't he look like he is just doing the spring happy dance?  The ovals around the bunny come from the oval framelits dies and they have a matching paper-piercing template!  Check out another Easter card I posted…

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Blendabilities Update
D Mar 10, 2015  C Colour choices & Designs   c 

As some of you know, there have been some issues with the Blendabilities markers, which had resulted in the product not being able to be ordered. Stampin' Up! has determined that the problem with the Blendabilities is related to when the tip is welded to the barrel, the welding process…

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For Peeps Sake Marquee Easter card
D Mar 10, 2015  C Easter, Tips, Tutorials, & Techniques   c 

Today, I want to share with you a fun interactive Easter card using the stamp set For Peeps Sake from the Stampin' Up! Occasions catalogue.  This masterpiece was created by the ever talented Beckie Roy of Hamilton (you can see another Easter card see made here).  Beckie used the Marquee…

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Happy Easter Bunny
D Mar 09, 2015  C Easter, Kids & Children   c 

The Happy Easter Bunny Stamp in the Stampin' Up! Occasions Catalogue is adorable.  The image you see on the card is all part of one stamp set and it fits perfectly into the Oval Framelits Dies.  A demonstrator in my group, the fabulous Beckie Roy of Hamilton, made this card…

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Irresistible Butterfly Basics

Loving the Butterfly dies especially paired with the Sale-a-bration paper.  It is so pretty sponged with Pistachio ink.  By the way, the colour 'Pistachio Pudding' from Stampin' UP! is an "In-Color" and will be retiring in May of 2015.  Make sure you on my newsletter list to hear Stampin' News…

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Cute Happy Easter Bunny
D Mar 07, 2015  C Easter   c 

Need a cute Easter card?  Try this sweet idea for taking the Bunny from the Cheerful Critters stamp set and giving him a "Happy Easter" sign to hold  Love how the bunny is poking out of an egg!! Too cute!  Card was made by Mo Dickie of Toronto.  I like…

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