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Chalk Resist Technique

On today’s card, I used a chalk resist technique using the adorable little fireflies from the Jar of Love stamp set. Here’s how to do this technique: After I stamped the fireflies on the cardstock circle, I coloured a halo around the firefly bulbs with a chalk marker. I coloured…

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Limited Time Stamp Set: Thoughtful Branches

Thoughtful Branches is an amazing new stamp set and bundle.  And it is only available during August!  It has some fantastic sayings (love the script font) and an assortment of trees and accessories that make a surprising number of combinations of images.   It also includes images and dies to make…

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Pop of Paradise Pineapple

Have you noticed how popular pineapples are?  I’ve been seeing them in everything from clothing to home decor.  And of course we need to have pineapples on cards, so I’ve used Stampin’ Up! Pop of Paradise stamp set. The pineapple is a traditional sign of welcome.  So you could use…

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Penned & Painted Two-Step

Penned & Painted is one of the lovely new “Two-Step” stamp sets in the Stampin’ Up! 2016-2017 Annual Catalogue.  The “Two-Step” technique is a fun and easy way to make a card.  First,  you stamp the outline  (on this card, the black line) and then fill in the petals with…

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Vertical Greetings with Dry Embossing Technique
D Jul 02, 2016  C All Occasion, Colour choices & Designs, Floral & Nature   c 

“Vertical Greetings” is a new stamp from the Stampin’ Up! 2016-2017 Catalogue.    This  pretty card was made by Darcie Clyne, a member on my team from Burlington.   Darcie used this new stamp set and did a cool technique on the cut out image.  She used a stylus on the back…

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Swirly Scribbles Get Well
D Jun 29, 2016  C Big Shot, Bundle, Floral & Nature, Get Well, Teenager   c 

I’m not talking gibberish.  “Swirly Scribbles” is the name of the new Thinlits dies from Stampin’ Up! that made the pieces on this awesome card. What a fun “pick me up” or ‘Get Well’ card or really almost any occasion, if you change out the saying.  Also the swirly dies…

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Swirly Bird Boats
D Jun 23, 2016  C All Occasion, Bundle, Floral & Nature, Masculine   c 

The “Swirly Bird” stamp set is so versatile.  It has lots of parts that can make all sort of pretty cards.  This gorgeous card was a sample we had at Stamp-A-Rama (thanks Carrie for the loan!).  What I love about this card (besides the adorable little sail boats) is that…

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Love & Affection and New Colours
D Jun 19, 2016  C Big Shot, Colour choices & Designs, Floral & Nature   c 

“Love & Affection” is a new stamp in the Stampin’ Up! 2016-2017 Catalogue.  It is an adorable stamp set that has lots of possibilities. I also used the new square framelits.  Love the mini scallops layers in this set of dies.  I stamped each of the flowers with some of…

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Pretty Kitty card Pretty Kitty *new*
D Jun 14, 2016  C All Occasion, Animals & Pets, Floral & Nature   c 

I’m not sure what I love more, the new “Pretty Kitty” stamp set or the new “Fruit Stand” Designer Series Paper.  I thought they would look sweet together with this adorable little cat in the flower pot. The “Fruit Stand” paper has lots of fruit in it, but also bright…

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