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SU Sorry for Everything with Heart Happiness

January 8, 2018

Happy Monday, friends! What a wonderful weekend I had with all my stamping buddies at our Annual Sale-a-bration Kick Off Luncheon! I still have to pinch myself when I think of all the special friends I have made since I became a demonstrator. Thanks to all of you who came and braved the cold- inside and ouside- heeheehee.

This is one of the 6 cards we made at our Occasions Catalog Kick Off.
It incorporates a technique called an Eclipse Effect.

How did I make it?
Well, I have another video for you!!

 

Sorry for all the Ummm-s.
My former homeschool students would not be happy
after all the years I told them….too many ummmms!!!

 

I forgot to show you the inside…

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You can shop for any of the items used in the video
by pressing on the photos above-
you will be sent to my online store.

SU Best Birds with Birds and Blooms Thinlits

August 22, 2016

Happy Monday, everyone! I wanted to get in on the fun at Pals Paper Arts #314 this round.

Here is the sketch that inspired my card:

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SU Best Birds Gold Foil

Those birds are so sweet, aren’t they? Did you notice the tiny little hearts in the upper right corner? They came from the birdie’s tail:)

SU Best Birds Gold Foil Close up

So, I stamped the sentiment crooked on the pretty paper from the AWESOME Serene Scenery Designer Series Paper Stack. Boy, was I bummed since the gold embossing turned out great:(

To fix my mistake, I just punched the sentiment out using my retired oval and scallop oval punches. I  then mounted it and liked it better after my mistake (frown turned upside down:)

SU Best Birds sentiment cut out

SU Best Birds sentiment with dimesionals

Can you believe I did not even notice until this weekend that the Birds and Blooms framelit/thinlits not only framed the stamped images in the Best Birds stamp set but also had three birds that are just cut out! Yea! Take a look…and they come in a bundle with 10% off both of them!

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Large Oval Punch

Large Oval Punch
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Scallop Oval Punch

Scallop Oval Punch
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SU Thoughtful Branches with Beautiful Branches Thinlits

August 18, 2016

I thought I would play around with Lisa’s Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge # 61  at Stamp Ink Paper.

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I chose BIRD-TREE-BLUE straight through the middle.

I used the Stampin’ Up Thoughtful Branches Bundle that is available through August 31 while supplies last. So glad I go it! It is really versatile- definitely a lot of things you can do with it.

SU Thoughtful Branches With Red Bird

Notice how the branches can be seen through the foliage? I used the tree framelit and attached it to the tree stump image that was cut with the coordinating framelit. The fun little cloud comes from the SU Sprinkles of Life stamp set and the Tree Builder Punch. I even tried another version of the card (below) with the apples in the stamp set. I just love the grass and ground images in the set that can be used with other stamp sets I have:)

SU Thoughtful Branches with appples

My color palette was Marina Mist, Pear Pizzazz, Soft Suede, Real Red, and Whisper White.

Remember, this bundle is available until August 31st. Take another look:

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thoughtful branches dies

thoughtful branches prices

SU Weather Together with Umbrella Weather Framelits

August 9, 2016

Joanne from The Paper Players Challenge #307 has a theme for us this round-

“You light up my life” include a source of light on your project…sun, bulb, etc.

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I just used my sunshine thinlit last week but was thinking of the sun so…

here is what I came up with for the challenge…

Weather Together Yellow

Here comes the sun….(doo doo doo doo)

SU Weather Together inside sunshine

I am so happy to have an umbrella bundle in this catalog- bridal showers, baby showers.  Of course, rain is a pain in the behind but I just love umbrellas! Look how cute the stamp set and framelits are:

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I used the sun from the SU Kinda Eclectic stamp set. I love how big it is and if you mask off half of it, you have a perfect sunset or sunrise!

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Hexagon Punch

Hexagon Punch
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SU Sunshine Sayings with Sunshine Wishes Framelits

August 1, 2016

Laurie over at the Paper Players #306 has a Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge for us.

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I chose enamel dots, patterned paper, and die cuts for my card.

SU Sunshine Wishes black red yellow on wood

Oh, I just love this SU Sunshine Sayings stamp set with the Sunshine Wishes Thinlits!  And this card was approved by my daughter, too! You know she can be a bit picky…doesn’t like frills and stuff.

SU Sunshine Wishes Take Heart

I played around with a few different sayings…

SU Sunshine Wishes You are my sunshine

SU Sunshine Sayings inside

Here are a few more ideas to use with the SUNSHINE word:

SU Sunshine Wishes examples

The bundle has the Sunshine Sayings stamp set and the Sunshine Wishes Thinlits with the words SUNSHINE, LOVE, CONGRATS, and HOPE- both at a 10% discount.

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The Designer Series Paper is from the retired Modern Medley DSP but any black and white pattern would pop with the black and red cardstock:)

8/6/16 Thank you, Claire, for A Cut Above this week at the Paper Players #306 Challenge:)

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