Thursday, February 19, 2009

Cards for our Troops

What a great group of friends I have. Tuesday night (Feb 17) and Sunday afternoon (Feb 22) we made cards for our troops overseas. These cards will be used by our troops to send back home to their loved ones, friends and family for kinds of occasions. Here are the cards we made Tuesday. Hope you like them!

CARD RECIPE:
STAMPS:
Simply Said
Always
CARDSTOCK:
Bashful Blue
Apricot Appeal
Whisper White
INK:
Stayzon
Bashful Blue
ACCESSORIES:
Scallop Edge Punch
1/16" Circle Punch


CARD RECIPE:
STAMPS:
Flight of the Butterfly
CARDSTOCK:
Whisper White
Kiwi Kiss
Barely Banana
Always Amethyst
INK:
Always Amethyst
Kiwi Kiss
Perfect Plum
Barely Banana
ACCESSORIES:
Black Gingham Ribbon
SU Exclusive Textured Plates Background 1



CARD RECIPE:
STAMPS:
Upsy Daisy

CARDSTOCK:
So Saffron
Certainly Celery
Confetti Cream

Certainly Celery DSP
INK:
Old Olive
VersaMark
Black Embossing Powder
Heat Gun
ACCESSORIES:
Very Vanilla Taffeta


CARD RECIPE:

STAMPS:
Zoofari

CARDSTOCK:
Kiwi Kiss
Basic Black
Whisper White
DSP (forgot the name)
INK:
Basic Black
ACCESSORIES:
Very Vanilla Taffeta
Black Gingham Ribbon


Thanks for looking!

If your not stampin', you should be!

Friday, February 13, 2009

February Technique Class

Sunday was my monthly technique class. This month we learned the technique Heat Embossing and Emboss Resist.

The first card we made was fairly simple using the Heat Embossing Technique.

Here is the recipe using all Stampin' Up! products.


Stamp Sets:
Lovely as a Tree
Happy Everything

Card stock:
Kraft
Handsome Hunter Green
Very Vanilla

Inks:
Handsome Hunter Green
Chocolate Chip
Versa Mark

Accessories:
Chocolate Chip Ribbon

Clear Embossing Powder


The second card we made had a lot of cutting but it was still very fun to make. For this card we used the Emboss Resist technique.

Here is the recipe using all Stampin' Up! products.

Stamp Sets:
Embrace Life

Fresh Cuts

Card stock:
Perfect Plum
Pale Plum
Very Vanilla

Inks:
Perfect Plum
Pale Plum
Mellow Moss
Versa Mark

Accessories:
Black Embossing Powder
White Embossing Powder
Brads
Oval Punches

In my technique class everyone receives a mini photo album on their first day. In the album they will get instructions on how to make the card or cards for the month. They will also make a card front to put in the album and a full card to use for them selves. Feel free to join me any time!


Friday, February 6, 2009

Spring Fling 2009

Sign up for Spring Fling 2009 TODAY!

W
e are very happy to show you these two projects --but the other two we are keeping a surprise!!
(We have to have SOME secrets you know!) I think you'll love all of them!!




I CAN tell you what your products will be!!

With your registration you will get:
Tea Party Designer Series Pape
r;
Urban Oasis Designer Series Paper;
Good Morning Sunshine Designer Series Paper;
Roll of White Taffeta Ribbon;
Thank You Stamp;
Inspirations Decor Elements


PLUS all of your projects! PLUS your choice of a Sale-A-Bration item!!! WOW!!!!

PLUS --we are having TWO RAFFLE BASKETS!! One is for the BIG SHOT!!!!! The other will have an array of new products!!!! You won't want to miss this!

PLUS --all NEW Display Boards with fantastic projects! BRING YOUR CAMERA!!!!
This is a GREAT event and we hope to see you and your friends at it!!!
PLEASE register NOW --we need plenty of time to order your supplies AND prepare ALL your projects.


Click here to register for SPRING FLING 2009 and for more information!

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