Archive for February 2017

National Cupcake Day and the SPCA
D Feb 27, 2017  C 2 Step Stamping, Animals & Pets, Big Shot, Birthday, Colouring   c 

I’m posting this Sweet Cupcake card today in honour of  National Cupcake Day.  Many  of the Canadian SPCA’s are doing fundraising events in conjunction with this holiday.   We are HUGE cat lovers in our house, so I just make a donation to the Hamilton/Burlington SPCA.  Here’s a pic of the…

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If you have been wanting the Big Shot…
D Feb 24, 2017  C Big Shot, Demonstrator, Tips, Tutorials, & Techiques, Videos   c 

My Big Shot is my most used tool in my stamp room and I have a couple of tips for you. In this video, I give a couple of tips about how to assemble and set up your Big Shot and what plates to use.  And see below on how…

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T-Shirt Paper Piecing Technique

I made this card using a modified version of the paper piecing technique.  You can see some various ways to use the paper piecing technique in this post here.  On this card, I used the Treats Specialty Designer Series Paper and the T Shirt Builder Framelits Dies.  I stamped the…

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Easy Washi Tape Cool Treats

The Cool Treats stamp set has all sorts of fun pieces to make ice cream cones and sundaes and popsicles.  And it also has various accessories, one stick (like I have on this card), double sticks, various cones, a strawberry, a cherry, sprinkles and little highlight pieces.  And it includes…

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Perfect Mix Dozen

When I saw the Perfect Mix stamp set in the Stampin’ Up! Occasions catalogue, I had to have it as I love the puns in it!    Each image has a matching saying and pun. To make this card, I stamped the image first with Basic Black ink. Then I coloured…

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Beautiful You with Paper Piecing

The Beautiful You stamp set is THE most popular stamp set in the Stampin’ Up! Occasions 2017 catalogue.  Have you got your set yet? And the Paper Piecing technique is perfect on this stamp set.  Simply stamp the image twice. Once on the white cardstock and once on the designer…

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Quick and Easy Valentines Treat Holder

Looking for a quick and easy little gift to give to someone for Valentine’s Day? Or just a quick and easy way to say thank you to someone?  I made this little treat holder, using the Diaper Fold technique, or as I like to call it the “fry box”.    You…

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Metallic Ribbon Combo

I can’t get enough of this gorgeous metallic ribbon from Stampin’ Up!’s Sale-a-bration promotion.  This gorgeous card was created by a demonstrator in my group, Laura Seki from Hamilton, ON.  Laura use the metallic ribbon with the gold accents and matched that gold to the gold embossed saying.   The gold…

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February Host Code
D Feb 01, 2017  C Rewards Points   c 

Here’s this month’s Host Code for February 2017:  TUSK2672 Please use it when you order online with me for extra perks. See more details HERE. Save Save Save