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6 Stamping Techniques Using 1 Stampin’ Up! Swallowtail!

Stampin’ Up!s new Swallowtail stamp make the perfect image to practice all of our stamping techniques!  I created 6 different cards using a different technique on each card using only the Swallowtail image stamp and a few sentiments. I’m having trouble deciding on which card is my favorite, but I think this one is it.  It was so… Read More »

Create a Card With Stampin’ Up!s Neutrals Collection!

Create a card with Stampin’ Up!s Neutrals Collection and a really great card sketch!  I LOVE the card sketch that I started with on the Paper Craft Crew Sketch Challenge today.  WOW!!!!  Would you look at this!!! Tell me that is not a beautiful layout!  I would never have thought of this layout without a little help from… Read More »

Stamping 101: Basic Supply List Suggestions

Stamping 101: Basic Supply List     These are my recommendations for different price points when you are getting started stamping. My Basic Recommendations Include 5 Items: Inks:  Choose a neutral stamp pad and a set of markers. Paper: Get White paper and one package of colors to match your markers. Adhesive Paper Snips Stamp Set Sample Supply List #1: … Read More »

5 Card Set of Masculine Thank You Cards With Stampin’ Up!

Stampin’ Up!s new Parker’s Patterns Designer Series Paper and the Beyond Plaid stamp set really lend themselves to creating masculine cards.  Here is a quick set of 3×3″ thank you cards in a matching folder. I used several elements to create the cards and folder.  I created 6 pieces of crumb cake card stock cut at 2-7/8 x… Read More »

Create a Beautiful Card with Stampin’ Up!s Stippled Blossoms!

With Valentine’s Day just a day off, I really should be making a fabulous card to celebrate.  Stampin’ Up! has so many fabulous stamp sets and so many great colors, I’m finding it difficult to limit myself to heart cards in red and white!  I just had to take this week’s Paper Craft Crew Challenge and create something… Read More »

Are You Tired of Red Cards Yet?

I just needed a blue card today.  I couldn’t resist creating something that wasn’t red and white!  I also love the look of the 4 squares each with two sides rounded.  I think that is one of my favorite card layouts.  I pinned that layout design last winter and I’ve made at least 3 versions of that card… Read More »

Henry Says That We Can Create Easy Animal Backgrounds with Stampin’ Up!

I’ve been playing with background stamping.  I’m trying things that are outside the stamp case!  Yesterday, I posted a video tutorial and card idea for clear block background stamping.  Today, I have a tutorial on making a Faux Animal Print background.  I just love the look that I got using cut up pieces of the left over rubber… Read More »