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Favourite Retiring Stamp Set: Love & Affection

The Love & Affection stamp set (pictured below) is one of the stamp sets on the Stampin’ Up! retiring list. Stamps sets are guaranteed to be available for purchase until May 22nd. What I love about this stamp set is that you can stamp it in a solid colour like…

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Sneak Peek: Ribbon of Courage

I had the honour of doing a presentation on a new stamp set called the “Ribbon of Courage” at a Stampin’ Up! meeting recently in Toronto for 350 demonstrators.  Here I am on the stage presenting and just before with my “madonna” microphone on. I was given a new stamp…

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Favourite Retiring Items: Endless Birthday Wishes

Over the next week, I’ll be sharing some of my favourite retiring items. I’d scoop them up before they are GONE!!!  You can see a link to all the retiring items below. Today’s for Simple Saturday, I’m sharing one of my favourite stamp sets for new stampers or someone who…

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Last Chance to Get Avant Garden

Avant Garden is one of the gorgeous stamp sets from the Sale-a-bration promotion.  This lovely card was made by a demonstrator in my group Beckie Roy, from Hamilton, ON.  I love how Beckie stamped the neutral panels all with the same image for a stunning mosaic. Colours are:  Soft Suede,…

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Tips & Tricks using Watercolour Pencils

I’m starting a new feature on Friday’s called “Film Friday“.  Each Friday I’ll share a video with you.  I’ll share videos I’ve made along with videos from Stampin’ Up! In today’s video, the lovely Shannon West, from the Stampin’ Up! home office shares some tips and tricks using the new…

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Inside the Lines with Watercolor Pencils

The Inside the Lines Designer Series Paper is one of the items you can get during Sale-a-bration 2017. On this card, I cut a small piece of this black and white paper and coloured it using Stampin’ Up!’s new Watercolor Pencils.   I then blended the pencils using a blender pen. …

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New Glimmer Paper

One of the new items offered during Sale-a-bration is the  Glimmer Paper assortment.  This paper is so gorgeous and rich in colour.  I’ve made this card with the Sweet Sugarplum glimmer paper.  Doesn’t it look yummy paired with the Rich Razzleberry colour?  The Glimmer Paper also comes in Bermuda Bay…

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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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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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