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Monthly Archives: April 2010

Stampin’ Addicts Summer Mini Blog Hop!

Hello and welcome to another Stampin’ Addicts Blog Hop! We are showcase some of the fabulous new items available in Stampin’ Up’s! Summer Mini Catalog. There are a wide variety of exciting new stamps and other products. You may have just arrived from Allison Ohran’s blog, where she showed you some of the new Builder … Continue reading »

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Mother’s Day Flower Pot

Okay Mom, this one is for you, so if you are reading it, STOP NOW. Look away!!! For everyone else, this is the Mother’s Day card I am making my mom (who better not still be reading this!) I made a similar card last year, though this year I found a different set of instructions … Continue reading »

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Quick & Elegant

This is another card we made last week after school. I have to tell you the combination of the embossing folders and vellum card stock just makes for an unbelievable card. It looks so tricky, but in reality is easy! These cards werre popular this time last year. I think the first one I saw … Continue reading »

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Awash with Flowers Mother’s Day

This is another card that I made with my faculty after-school card-making group. It uses Awash with Flowers, a wonderful two-step stamp that is available for a sneak peek this month, and then won’t be available again until the new catalog starts in July. All of the stampers last Thursday were so thrilled with how … Continue reading »

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Another Bookworm

Here’s another one of the designs I used for the library thank you notes. Can you tell how much I love this little bookworm? I was super excited to see how nicely he fit into the Scalloped Square Punch! Stamps: First Day, Teeny Tiny Wishes Ink: Chocolate Chip, So Saffron, Taken with Teal Paper: So … Continue reading »

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Fifth Avenue Floral

Here’s a beautiful yet easy to make card that I made with my Faculty card making class after school last week. It uses the Fifth Avenue Floral stamp set that is on sale for 20% off until the end of April (which is Friday!) Stamps: Fifth Avenue Floral, Warm Words Ink: Melon Mambo, Bermuda Bay, … Continue reading »

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Bookworm Sketch Challenge

I just love most of the Stamping 411 Sketch challenges. They are clean, easy-to-follow, and esthetically pleasing. Plus, they usually give you measurements! This week’s was no exception. As soon as I saw it (around 1:00 this morning when I was up with the puppy), I knew that it would be perfect for one of … Continue reading »

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Another Little Alien

Here’s another card I made with the super cute alien set called Greetings, Earthling. You can see the first one here. I think this one may be my favorite alien of the bunch! Stamps: Greetings, Earthlings Ink: StazOn Jet Black, Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie, Taken with Teal Paper: Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie, Taken with Teal, … Continue reading »

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Greenhouse Garden Journal

Below is the project of the month from Stampin’ Up. It uses the Greenhouse Garden stamp set, which is one of the set on sale for 20% off this month. If you are a gardener, or need to make a gift for a gardener, how cute would this little journal be to keep track of … Continue reading »

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Welcome to the Team!

I am so excited to welcome a new demonstrator to my team! Samantha is a fantastic stamper and a great person, and is on her way to becoming a wonderful Stampin’ Up demonstrator.  Since she enjoys digital scrapbooking in addition to hands-on paper crafting, she chose to sign up with the Digital+ Starter Kit. This … Continue reading »

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