Archive for February 2014

More Backyard Basics
D Feb 28, 2014  C Colour/Color, Life's Celebrations, Tools   c 

Backyard Basics is a stamp set with matching Dies.  And the Backyard Basics Framelits are on sale this week! See the weekly specials HERE. This card was created by Dorothy Seatter and I love how she played with the one colour — Crisp Cantaloupe. I love using this die…can you…

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Backyard Basics Die on Sale!
D Feb 27, 2014  C Life's Celebrations, Techniques, Tools   c 

This pretty card made with the Backyard Basics stamp set is from Sandi Hartka of Forest Hill Maryland.  It has a matching framelits die that is on special this week.  She embossed the image on Vellum and then cut it out with the Backyard Basics Framelits dies. Tomorrow on,…

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Weekly Deal Feb 25 to March 3: Backyard Basics
D Feb 25, 2014  C Techniques   c 

More great deals from Stampin' Up!  Good for one week only!  My favourite items on the Weekly Special this week are the:  Backyard Basics Framelits ($23.21)  and the Basic Glimmer Brads (only $4.88!!)   Basics Glimmer Brads Backyard Basics Framelits Dies     See all the weekly specials HERE. And…

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Banner Blast with Sewing
D Feb 21, 2014  C Colour/Color   c 

  Another adorable Banner Blast Punch and matching stamp set. There items are FREE with a $60 order during Sale-a-bration. Today's card was made by Melanie Evans of Burlington.  I love how Melanie used her sewing maching to attach the banners.  Super cute.   *Stampin’ Up! Sale-a-bration Catalogue 2014 Stay Tuned! …

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Banner Blast
D Feb 20, 2014  C Colour/Color   c 

The Banner Blast stamp set and matching Banner punch are two of my favourite items from the free Sale-a-bration options.   These little banner are easy to make and are so CUTE!   This adorable card was made by Teresa Milke-Steinman from Mississauga. Love her colour choicies of:  Coastal Cabana,…

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Weekly Deal Feb 18 to Feb. 24: Petals-A- Plenty Folder
D Feb 18, 2014  C Tools   c 

More great deals from Stampin' Up!  Good for one week only!  I LOVE the Petals a Plenty embossing folder that is on sale.  I use it for both Christmas poinsettia's but also as summer flowers.   Only  $7.46 this week!!!    A MUST have if you have and embossing machine!! Petals a…

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Simple Saturday: Happy Watercolor
D Feb 15, 2014  C Quick & Easy   c 

I love simple cards!! This one was created with the Happy Watercolor Stamp set from the new Occasions Catalogue from Stampin' Up! The colours are:  Pistachio Pudding and Black Staz-On, but could be made with various colours.  This is the card we used for our Stamp-A-Rama thank yous.  Check out…

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Loving what I DO on Valentine’s Day!
D Feb 14, 2014  C Demonstrator, Holidays   c 

Happy Valentines Day to you, my faithful readers!!  It is because of YOU that I LOVE what I do!  Sending you a Valentines day full of love and thanks! This is a picture of me in the summer at Stampin' UP's home office in front of their "Statement of the…

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Happy Watercolor with Watercolor Wonder Paper
D Feb 13, 2014  C Birthday, Life's Celebrations   c 

The Watercolor Wonder Designer Series Paper is sooooo pretty.    I love it paired with the Happy Watercolor stamp set. Watercolor Wonder DSP **Stampin’ Up! Occasions-Celebrate the Everyday Catalogue 2014 Check back tomorrow to for another card idea made with the "Happy Watercolor" stamp set.