Archive for February 2008

Being Sick is no Fun!
D Feb 27, 2008  C Techniques   c 

Sorry for the lack of posts…I’ve been fighting a terrible cold that has left me speechless (literally!).  Saw this card and thought of myself.  What a clever way to use the Pick a Petal Stamp set. Created by SU demo: Kathleen Hilden.  Will post later this week and watch for…

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More Sale-a-bration Samples.
D Feb 21, 2008  C Techniques   c 

This samples are all created using the rub-ons that come free with your Sale-a-bration order…see all details below.  What I love about these rub-ons is that you can use them on cardstock, in your scrapbook, on a  coffee mug, a glass vase..wherever!  And the Sale-a-bration packages includes FOUR sheets of…

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Friendship Blooms is a FREE stamp set!
D Feb 19, 2008  C Techniques   c 

With your $70 order (before taxes and shiping) you can earn this free stamp set from the Sale-a-bration catalogue (see link on side bar).  I used the crayon resist technique on this first card to give the white patches on the glossy cardstock.  The ink is then sponged on.

Sale-a-bration= Free stuff!
D Feb 18, 2008  C Techniques   c 

Psst..want a way to get free stamps?  Cash in on the promotion that is on from now until March 17th!  This truly is the best deal of the whole year.  With every $70 order you get to pick a free stamp set out of the Sale-a-bration brochure. These sets are…

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Happy Valentines Day!
D Feb 14, 2008  C Techniques   c 

These are the cards I made for my  2 boys for Valentines Day and the card I made for my husband (using chipboard and the new bead duos).  AND this is what my boys got me for Valentines Day…aren’t I lucky!

Kid's Valentines!
D Feb 13, 2008  C Techniques   c 

Here's what my 6 year old is giving to his classmates this year. They use the All in the Family Stamp set.    There is a scored bit in the middle to fold into a "pocket" for the lolly pop.  And the good old slit punch at the end holds…

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Happy Almost Valentines!
D Feb 12, 2008  C Techniques   c 

"The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved."—Victor Hugo And what better way to say "I love you" than a hand-stamped card.  It says "hey I took the time for YOU!"  Here’s a card we are sending to the grandparents this year. The image is embossed…

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Scallop Edge with Slit Punch
D Feb 12, 2008  C Techniques   c 

Since my last post, I’ve had a few requests for how Amy made the scalloped edge with her slit punch.  Until I figure out the video camera I got for Christmas, I’ve got a picture here for you that might help show it. Basically, you just keep punching the slit…

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Slit Punch Valentines
D Feb 10, 2008  C Techniques   c 

In my last newsletter I asked for testimonials from my clients on products, service or whatever! Amy Cook earned herself a $5.00 Stampin UP Gift certificate from me for sending in this testimonial.  She even included a picture of the cute card she made. “I bought a slit punch a…

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