Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Autumn Splendor card

I LOVE this set that is in the Mini!

Autumn Splendor*
Grateful Greetings*
Chocolate Chip card stock (11" x 4-1/4")
Autumn Meadows Designer Series paper*
Chocolate Chip Classic Stampin' Pad
Close to Cocoa Classic Stampin' Pad
Dusty Durango Classic Stampin' Pad
Chocolate Chip Stampin' Write marker
Linen thread
Mini Library clips
Stampin' Dimensionals
Color Spritzer Tool
3/16" Corner Rounder punch
*From the Holiday 2009 Mini Catalog
Spritz Chocolate Chip card stock with Chocolate Chip ink using Color Spritzer Tool. Round card corners using 3/16" Corner Rounder punch.
Stamp leaf image in Dusty Durango ink on grid Autumn Meadows Designer Series paper, and cut out.

Cut Taken with Teal leaf from multicolored leaf Autumn Meadows Designer Series paper.
Repeatedly stamp leaf image in Chocolate Chip ink on grid Autumn Meadows Designer Series paper. Stamp sentiment in Chocolate Chip ink on grid paper. Tear top edge of grid paper. Adhere strip of Taken with Teal Autumn Meadows Designer Series paper to bottom of grid paper. Round corners of striped Autumn Meadows Designer Series paper using 3/16" Corner Rounder punch; adhere grid paper to it. Adhere cut-out leaves to grid paper using Stampin' Dimensionals.
Tie linen thread around Mini Library clip and attach clip to layered Designer Series paper.
Adhere layered paper to card using Stampin' Dimensionals.

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Delightful Decoration Bag


Card Stock Whisper White 8 1/2X11
Card Stock Kraft 12X12
Card Stock Textured Earth Elements 12 X 12

Stampin Write Marker Real Red
Classic Stampin Pad Chocolate Chip
Classic Stampin Pad Old Olive

Punch Handheld 1/16 Inch Circle
Thread Linen
Punch Corner 3/16 Inch
Ribbon Grosgrain Real Red 5/8 Inch


1. Print Box Pattern #4 from Pattern Library on Kraft card stock, and cut out.

2. Stamp snowflake image in Chocolate Chip ink on box front, and assemble box.

3. Tie Real Red 5/8" grosgrain ribbon around box.

4. Stamp ornament image in Old Olive ink on Whisper White card stock (2" x 2"), and punch out using Ornament punch. Write names with Real Red Stampin’ Write marker. Tie linen thread in a bow around ornament.

5. Round corners of Chocolate Chip textured card stock (2" x 2") using 3/16" Corner Rounder punch. Punch hole in top of card stock using 1/16" Circle punch. Thread linen thread through hole, and tie to Real Red ribbon. Adhere tag to box using Stampin’ Dimensionals. 6. Adhere ornament to Chocolate Chip tag using Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Tree Trimmings Class

Get in the holiday spirit with this festive matchbox and co-ordinating card set featuring Stampin’ Up!’s Tree Trimmings stamp set & Merry Moments Designer Paper.
Date: December 1 at 6:00 p.m. or December 4 at 6:00 p.m.
Cost: $20
Location: 912 S. Greyhound Drive Eaton Rapids, MI
Please email me to sign up for this class:
• Stamps: Tree Trimmings, Four the Holidays
• Ink: Real Red, Old Olive, Garden Green and Chocolate Chip Classic inks
• Paper: Merry Moments DP; Chocolate Chip CS, Very Vanilla CS, Real Red CS, Medium Very Vanilla Envelopes
• Accessories: Real Red 5/8” Grosgrain ribbon, Chocolate Chip 5/8” Grosgrain ribbon, Old Olive 1 ¼” Striped Grosgrain ribbon, Gold elastic cord, Dazzling Diamonds glitter, 2-way glue pen, Paper Snips, paper-piercing tool ,mat pack, Scallop Edge punch, bone folder, Stamp-a-ma-jig, Stampin’ Scrub and Mist, paper trimmer and scoring blade, pencil and ruler, Sticky Strip, Snail adhesive, Stampin’ Dimensionals, 1/16” handheld circle punch, Stamping Sponge

Friday, October 16, 2009

Serene Snowflake Card

This is a card I made for a swap back in September. I love the new stamp set Serene Snowflakes.

To make this card, you need the following supplies:

Stamp Sets: Serene Snowflakes, Four the Holidays

Ink: Soft Suede Classic Ink

Paper: Christmas Cocoa Designer Series Paper, Soft Suede Paper, Whisper White Paper

Accessories: Dimensionals, Snail Adhesive, Vintage Brads, Paper Snips, Paper Cutter, Bone Folder, Stampin' Scrub, & Stampin Mist

Happy Stampin'!

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Serene Snowflakes Class

Don’t have enough Designer Paper? No Problem.
This class will solve that for you. These six cards are all created using a One Sheet Wonder technique. Stamp these beautiful snowflake images as your Designer Paper, add the co-ordinating matchbook and you have an amazing gift set!
Date: November 1 or November 4, 2009
Time: November 1 - 2:00 p.m. or November 4 - 6:00 p.m.
Cost: $26 (This includes your own bottle of Frost White Shimmer Paint)
Please email me to sign up for this class by October 20: (I have to order the shimmer paint)
Supplies• Stamps: Serene Snowflakes, Four the Holidays
• Ink: Not Quite Navy and Sahara Sand Classic inks, Frost White Shimmer paint
• Paper: Kraft CS, Not Quite Navy CS, Very Vanilla CS, Medium Very Vanilla Envelopes
• Accessories: Sticky Strip, Snail adhesive, Paper Snips, paper-piercing tool, mat pack, Scallop Edge punch, Jumbo Snowflake punch, bone folder, Stamp-a-ma-jig, Stampin’ Scrub and Mist, paper trimmer and Scoring blade, pencil, Stamping Sponges, Sponge Daubers, grid paper, paint palette, paint brush, RSVP pen, Crop-A-Dile
If you need to do a class to go, that is also an option! Extra shipping charges do apply.

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Christmas Card Time!


It's card kit time again! You will LOVE this stamp set and these cards!
In this kit, you'll receive the supplies to create SIX of EACH design shown above - so you will receive all of the consumable supplies that you need to create 12 cards total.You will also receive 2 additional full color samples of "alternative" cards that you can make with the combined contents of the kit, as well as step by step instructions on how to complete each of the 4 designs.
Card Kit Price is just $15--that's 12 cards, plus envelopes for just $15!(plus shipping if applicable)
Each month, the card kit also features both a Stamp Set of the Month and an Accessory of the Month. If you purchase the card kit, you may also purchase these items at 20% off!
October Featured Products:
*Berry Christmas Stamp Set ($22.95) $18.36 with the purchase of Card Kit
*Red Bead Duo Originals ($9.95) $7.56 with the purchase of Card Kit
What else will you need? See the list below for items that were used to create the cards in this kit.
If you already have everything--just buy the card kit and you are ready to create!If you don't have everything--place a product order with your kit (don't forget about the discount on the "featured products!") Or--you can use the card kit to create your own designs using other stamps and inks that you already have--the choice is yours!Orders for the Card Kits must be received by October 20th. You will receive your kits by the beginning of the next month.
Email me today to order:

In an effort to ship the card kits in a more stable packaging, all kits will now be shipped in priority boxes. Shipping cost will be $4.95.
Products you will need to complete cards as shown:
*Old Olive Classic Ink Pad ($5.95)
*Real Red Classic Ink Pad ($5.95)
*Chocolate Chip Classic Ink Pad ($5.95)
*Encore! Gold Ink Pad ($8.95)
*Ticket Corner Punch ($6.95)
*Stampin' Sponges ($3.50)
*Four the Holidays Stamp Set ($13.95)
*Berry Christmas Stamp Set ($22.95) $18.36 with purchase of the Card Kit
*Red Bead Duo Originals ($9.95) $7.56 with the purchase of the Card Kit*Stampin' Dimensionals ($3.95)*SNAIL Adhesive ($6.95)*Tombow Multipurpose Adhesive ($3.95)*Bone Folder ($6.95)*Paper Snips ($9.95)*Mat Pack ($9.95)*Paper Piercer ($3.50)