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Category Archives: 2017 Stampin’ Up! Occasions Catalog
Perfect timing for this edition of the Stamp Review Crew blog hop! Cool Treats is a suitable stamp set to use in my part of Illinois now, where temps are warming up and the sun is (usually) shining bright. Not to … Continue reading
One of the goals I set earlier this year was to send more thank-you cards, both for my Stampin’ Up! business and “regular” life. It’s not enough to assume someone will know I appreciate what they’ve done without making some effort. So … Continue reading
Time to make plans for next week’s Easter brunch at our house. Brunch is easy for me, and I don’t vary the menu from year to year. We hope for good weather so some of the group can be on the … Continue reading
This is the last card from January’s All-Occasions Stamp-a-Stack. It’s a layout that’s not unique (because hot air balloon + sky), but this version is great for a guy. There are excellent sentiments in this set. So will this set … Continue reading
Last week was my last Watercolor Pencils 101 class of the spring. I’ve had a lot of fun working with this new product, and I hope to see an expanded color palette in the new annual catalog. On the other hand, … Continue reading
Seeing March stamp-campers with these spring boxes has made me happy! It helped to view the Stampin’ Up! video on the Window Box Thinlits Dies, but I don’t think the assembly of this box is particularly difficult. I use Multipurpose Liquid … Continue reading
I try every month at camp to offer a card suitable for a guy. (In March, I’m all about spring, but I’ll be back on track next month!) This was my masculine card for February, CASEd from the amazing Kelly … Continue reading
I love Blushing Bride with many other Stampin’ Up! colors, but especially with Flirty Flamingo. We’re using it on this card in camp this month with Avant Garden, the beautiful (and free) Sale-A-Bration set: To make the layout easier to … Continue reading
I’m not sure I’ve ever met a Stampin’ Up! bee image I didn’t like! Since my name means honeybee, I feel obligated to use it as my motif. (I wonder if stampers who come to my house know where to … Continue reading