Archive for June 2008

Gift for Teachers
D Jun 26, 2008  C Techniques   c 

It is always a hard thing to come up with gifts.  So this year I figured anyone can use a bunch of assorted cards, ready to go when you need them. So I made each of my kid's teachers a box of cards.  Here's the bunch of cards all together. Aren't…

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Customized Teacher Card!
D Jun 26, 2008  C Techniques   c 

 We didn't forget Duncan's teachers when we made his customized cards (see below for more!) Here's what we made for his two teachers: Mrs Moore and Madame Le Riche.

Mini Me!
D Jun 26, 2008  C Baby/Kids   c 

 Here's what I've been busy doing with my son Duncan.  We made little goodbye cards for each of the kids in his class. Each card shows a picture of Duncan with his classmate.  We had fun picking the hair colours etc out for each child.  The "girl" version had a red mat and…

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So what do you think?
D Jun 25, 2008  C Demonstrator   c 

I LOVE  my new blog header (designed by the wonderful Beth Silaika at  I'm still tweaking some of the colours in the blog to match, but tell me what you think!  I thought the old black lettering on a plain green banner was getting a little boring. And the most exciting…

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Mom & Me Class
D Jun 25, 2008  C Baby/Kids   c 

We had a great time last Saturday at my Mom and Me Class. The girls made a set of 4 tumbled tiles to use as gifts (for teachers?) and four thank you cards. Here's the gals (without the camera shy mothers and grandmothers!).  From Left to Right:  Emily, Emily, Nicole,…

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"CASE"ing is good!
D Jun 24, 2008  C Colour/Color   c 

Copy and Steal Everything=CASE and it is one of the best rules for new stampers.   While there are some people who are very creative out there, I'm not, on most days, one of them. However, I love to spot lovely cards, and adapt them to my needs and that…

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Makeover time!
D Jun 24, 2008  C Techniques   c 

Watch for my new blog header coming out soon!  And then let me know what you think!

New Product Line Announced!
D Jun 20, 2008  C Techniques   c 

Just announced this week ….an exciting new Product of wall art Home Decor products! The line is called Decor Elements and is sort of like a GIANT rub-on.  The images are made of vinyl and are self-adhesive, reasonably priced, and super-easy to apply (and to take down when you want to change…

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Amy Cook is a winner too!
D Jun 15, 2008  C Techniques   c 

OOps I made a mistake!  There are actually 2 winners for my contest!  Amy Cook also had 6 guesses correct (my mistake!).  I'm so sorry Amy.  That is what happens when you work at 3 o'clock in the morning.  BOTH Amy and Kerry will win stamp sets from my stash.