Monday, May 25, 2015

Your Perfect Day with WWYS

Hi Everyone,

Kind of nice to be stamping again since I returned from Hawaii. Even though it was a Stampin’ Up! Trip we did not do any stamping!!! Just more fun than you can stand!! one of the perks for being a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator.

Now for todays Stamp Set. We are featuring “Your Perfect Day” Set which is so pretty. Hope you like my rendition.

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I used Whisper white Cardstock for the card base and cut it to 4 1/4 x 11 and then cut a mat to 4 x 5 1/4 cover that with a mat of the Fancy Foil Vellum. I attached it with Snail Adhesive where it wouldn’t show….like where I placed the Oval.

I stamped the Wedding Cake in Versamark and then sprinkled it with Silver Embossing Powder and Heat set with my hear gun. I then colored in with the pretty soft sky marker. I also rolled the edges of the oval in Versamark and Silver Embossing Powder to give it a finished look. I then added a cute little bow made out of Soft Sky Seam Binding and attached with a glue dot.

I like the way it came out…I hope you do too.

I also hope that you will head on over to What Will You Stamp and play along with it. It’s fun!!! You’ll also be able to see the other Design Team Members creations as well. I just know they will be awesome!!

Not sure if you all know but the new catalog is coming!! It is available now from me. If you do not have a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator and would like a copy just hit the contact me button at the top of my blog. I will be happy to get one to you.

Now for the ingredients for my card:……..

Supplies needed:

Thanks for stopping in. I hope  you’ll come back. I’ll be taking reservations for New Product Shares soon. Stay tuned!

Have a great day!

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Pictogram Punches for Stamping and Blogging

Hi Everyone!
I’ve got a fun little card for you today. I love this little Pictogram Punches Set…so easy to work with. You’ll love it!
Here is my Design for the week with Stamping and Blogging.
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…and here is the sketch.
  • I started with a card base of Basic Black cut to 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
  • Inside white mat 4 x 5 1/4
  • White outside mat 3 x 5 1/2
  • 2 tiny strips of Melon Mambo Card Stock cut to 1/8” x 5 1/2
  • Scraps of white for the flowers and vases
BTW…the Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack was used to punch the cute little flowers out. Love it!
Supplies needed:

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Monday, May 18, 2015

What Will You Stamp with Guy Greetings?

Hi Again! It’s me!

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Time for What Will You Stamp again!! Are you ready for some fun ideas with this stamp set? I think you’re going to love it…so hang on and make sure to visit the WWYS Blog for so many wonderful ideas with this set.

I’m excited to be playing with this set again so soon. I think it’s just the BEST! Look at all the fun and fabulous images in it. Just perfect for any man in your life.

guy greetings May 18th

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So what do you think? Do you like it? I love the combination of texture, color, and coordinating envelope of course. Hope you do too! I did a little paper piecing on this one to give it a little dimension. So much fun making it come to life. I’m telling you this set is so easy to work with and has dynamite images! I love them!

Card Directions:

  • Black Card Base 4 14 x 11 and scored at 5 1/2
  • Typeset Designer Paper and Vanilla mat same size 3 3/4 x 5
  • Gold Foil Paper 3 3/8 x 4 5/8
  • Very Vanilla Image Piece 3 3/4 x 4 1/2
  • Scrap of Vanilla for 2nd card image and banner to cut out and pop up onto the stamped image.
  • Rhinestones colored with a black sharpie
Supplies needed: Did you know you can click on any of the supplies below and be directed to my online store? Smile

Don’t forget to click on the image below to see what the other Design Team Members have created using this fun stamp set.

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Thanks for joining me today for another episode of WWYS!!!

See you next time!

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Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Petal Potpourri for Stamping and Blogging

Good Morning!!
I have pre-posted this as I am in Hawaii right now on the Stampin’ Up! Incentive Trip ! Sweet huh? I might just be hanging around with some of the S&B Girls! Too fun!
My card today is so fun….at least I think so.  You know me with my Black and White and Splash of color. My Fav!!!
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Here is the sketch….fun one indeed!
  • So the card base is whisper white and cut to 4 1/4 x 11 and scored at 5 1/2
  • My Daffodil Delight Mat is cut to 3 7/8 x 5 1/8
  • The black wavy strip paper is cut to 3 3/4 x 5
  • Daffodil Delight mat is 2 1/2 x 4 1/2
  • Image piece is 2 1/8 x 4 1/8, actually there is nothing stamped on the white piece….I stamped the flower on a scrap of white and cut out! Yes I cut it!! I forgot about the punch! duh!!!
  • 5/8 x 3 7/8 of Pumpkin Pie was used for the banner and it was stamped with the saying from “A Dozen Thoughts”
Pretty straight forward but sassy don’t you think?
Supplies needed:
Now onto the show…..please visit the other DT members and say hello for me. Hugs!
Stamping and Blogging Design Team
Sandi MacIver– USA –
Patrice Halliday-Larsen NZ
Shelagh Freemantle – Canada
Lee Conrey – USA (that’s me)
Kerstin Kreis - Germany
Thanks for stopping in! See you next time!

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Monday, May 11, 2015

What Will You Stamp with Adventure Awaits?

Hi Everyone,

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Back with another challenge from WWYS. This is such a fun group and I love seeing all the different things created with the same stamp set. Kind of makes the purchase so worthwhile to see all these ideas. Especially in one spot!

This week it’s the Adventure Awaits Set

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Here is my take on this….kind of different for me. I just couldn’t get past this idea. So I went with it. Sometimes I have trouble keeping track of things I need to do so thought this cute frame might keep me focused! haha….we’ll see. Sometimes I’m a bit scattered!!! Okay those of you that know me know I’m a lot scattered…so be nice and stop laughing!! hehe

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and a close up of the image and a peek of what’s underneath. It’s the laser cut piece from the Artisan Kit. Need a little feminine to this bold Masculine image, right? I’ve really mixed it up on this project!!!

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Gotta tell you I really struggled with this challenge. Then I saw this fun frame at Wal-Mart I think and thought it might just work. Isn’t it funny how the smallest things can inspire you?

Bottom Line I do work very hard at what I do…not so much the stamping but the Charity Events I do…’s become a way of life for me so this saying just fit. Work Hard –Stay Humble. That’s what this saying says to me. It might mean something else to everyone else. That’s the beauty of it.

Supplies needed:

Please make sure to visit the What Will You Stamp Blog to see the other designs with this stamp set. Just click on the image below to be directed there.

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Thanks for stopping in. New Catalog coming soon!!! Don’t have a Demonstrator? Let me know and I’ll be happy to fill those shoes and get a catalog to you.

Happy Stamping!

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