One of the many great perks of being a Stampin' Up! demonstrator is receiving the monthly "Stampin' Success" magazine - I LOVE this magazine! Not only is it a fabulous business resource but it's also jam packed full of inspiration, projects, tips and … [Read more...] about “Stamping Green”
Here comes Peter Cottontail.....I hope you've been enjoying your Easter celebrations. We spent it with friends - which was very nice. Speaking of Easter and friends, check out the mega adorable cards my friend Susan made:Too flippin' CUTE! Susan … [Read more...] about Happy Easter!
The winner of my first ever "Blog Candy Giveaway" is Shelly B! Way to go Shelly! (The winner was chosen through www.random.org). Thank you all for your comments - they were all so great to read. Each and every one of you touches my heart. I'm … [Read more...] about Christmas in July & Candles!
Today is my brother's birthday - he's turning the big 3-7...Randy & I at a Vancouver Canucks game a couple of years ago.......since I'm the oldest I won't make any cracks about Randy's age. I can't believe how fast the years go...and it drives … [Read more...] about Time for my first BLOG CANDY give away!
REMINDER: The FREE Stampin' Up! Idea Book offer ends this month!Stampin' Up! will be offering free idea books with the first 22,000 orders or until April 30, 2009, whichever comes first. In Stampin' Up!'s most recent catalog, you'll find exclusive … [Read more...] about Have you received YOUR free Idea Book yet?
OK Gang - lemme tell ya...these new dies are toooo cool! Remember those fun books that open to 3-D every time you flip the page? Well, imagine doing that to your greeting cards or scrapbooks?! Of course, these would make for some super cute gifts … [Read more...] about Pop Up Dies for the Big Shot!
It's a bit coolish and VERY foggy out today and I'm feeling the lack of sunshine. What does one do in such a state? Pull out the rubber stamps, put on the tunes and eat some comfort food, of course! Today I have a hankerin' for Impossible Coconut … [Read more...] about Comfort Food
Well, I've pulled out my poor neglected brayer and have decided to put it back to use! Using a brayer takes practice, but it IS fun and the results are always a "WOW!". Hopefully my brother, Randy, won't be checking out this blog (as I doubt he … [Read more...] about Brayers & Shadows & Chocolate too!
During the past week I've had a few stamping events: first, I had a stamp class where we made 4 cards, matching envelopes and a purse (photos above) to hold them, using the Sweet Stems and Kind Thanks SU stamp sets and the Faux Silk Technique. I … [Read more...] about Girl’s Just Wanna Have Fun!
Card Holder with 5 Coordinating Cards & Envelopes, using the One Sheet Wonder techniqueMonday mornings I've been teaching stamping to a super great group of gals at the Family Resource Centre. For those of you that are unaware, The Family … [Read more...] about Good Times!