Thursday, February 13, 2014

Water Color Wonder Card Stack Class

Cathy Hansen and Jayne Fuller
Water Color Wonder Card Stack Class
inspired by Patty Bennett

16 cards + a package of Water Color Wonder Designer Series Paper all for $35
Purchase the Peaceful Petals stamp set at a 10% discount
RSVP required by February 27th to save your spot at the class (pre-payment appreciated)
Share this info and bring a friend or two to join you in some fun stamping time

The Scrapbook Shack
525 S. McCaslin Blvd.
Louisville, CO  80027

10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday, March 8th

It is important that you RSVP by February 27th to ensure we have time to order and receive the supplies needed for the class.  Please bring your favorite adhesive and scissors ... everything else, including a stampin' good time, will be provided by Cathy and me.

Here are examples of what some of your cards may look like.  You will receive a pack of Water Color Wonder Designer Series Paper at the class and you'll be able to choose from your pack the designs that you want to use as the background layers on your cards.

Sunday, February 9, 2014

Texture Boutique

Texture Boutique Embossing Machine
item 132657

It's embossing made easy. Texture Boutique is the perfect, portable tool to create embossed cards, tags, embellishments, and more. Use it with our Stampin' Up! exclusive Textured Impressions Embossing Folders.
  • Ampersand Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (item 132970
  • Arrows Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (item 132187
  • Scallops Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (item 132971
If you order the Texture Boutique Embossing Machine and all three of the new folders (for a total of  $50 or more), you will qualify to get a FREE Sale-A-Bration gift -- and the Decorative Dots Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (item 133520) would be the perfect choice! (you must order before March 31, 2014, to qualify for the free gift.)

Stampin' Up! has introduced new personalized stamps you can use to create a cool address label or even use it for everything from marking your territory on books or other belongings to having a fun way to give a personal touch to gifts and goodies. Here are just a few customization ideas (for you or for the perfect gift):
  • Address stamp
  • Thank you
  • From the classroom of (for a teacher gift)
  • From the kitchen of
  • Made with love
  • This book belongs to
  • From the desk of
  • Just married
  • Save the date
  • Promote your business (add your name, website, and contact info)
 132852 Circle Monogram Stamp $23.95 

Coordinates with the 1-3/8" Circle Punch (item 119860). Clear Block B (item 117147) recommended. Purchase separately. Available in photopolymer only.

Contact me for more information or visit my Stampin' Up! store to order yours today!  

Sunday, February 2, 2014

February Card Group

My monthly card group meets the first Thursday of the month.  We make 3 projects for $8.  Here are the projects for this month.  Anyone is welcome, I just ask that you RSVP by the day before so I can make sure I have enough supplies prepared.

The inspiration for the easel desk calendar came from my stampin' buddy, Cathy Hansen .
Card stock: Early Espresso, Summer Starfruit, Island Indigo, Whisper White
DSP: Soho Subway
Punches: Boho Blossoms, Bird Builder
Big Shot: Top Note Bigz die, Ovals Collection Framelits, Perfect Polka Dots embossing folder
Other: Basic Pearls, Stampin' Dimensionals, Sticky Strip, double-sided adhesive

The cute card with the banners and hearts can either be a Valentine or an anniversary card.  The inspiration for it came from a card Jackie Noble posted on the Stampin' Connection Stamper's Showcase.
Stamps: Banner Blast (Sale-a-Bration)
Card stock: Whisper White, Basic Black, Real Red, Pink Pirouette
Ink: Real Red, Pink Pirouette
Punches: Small Heart, Banner (Sale-a-Bration)
Big Shot: Decorative Dots embossing folder (Sale-a-Bration)
Other: 1/8" Basic Black Taffeta Ribbon, Basic Rhinestones, Glue Dots, Sticky Strip, Stampin' Dimensionals, double-sided adhesive

I love the cute birthday card and how the candles on the DSP and the "Make a Wish" saying go together.  The inspiration for it came from a card Debbie Currier posted on the Stampin' Connection Stamper's Showcase.
Stamps: Perfect Pennants (Sale-a-Bration)
Card stock: Very Vanilla, Raspberry Ripple, Summer Starfruit, Gumball Green
DSP: Birthday Basics
Ink: Bermuda Bay, Raspberry Ripple, Summer Starfruit
Punches: 1/2" circle, star (retired)
Big Shot: Decorative Dots embossing folder (Sale-a-Bration), Banners Framelits (Sale-a-Bration), Itty-Bitty Banners Framelits
Other: Gumball Green stitched satin ribbon, Basic Rhinestone, Stampin' Dimensionals, double-sided adhesive