Archive | February 2009

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Say Congrats with Scallops

Here’s the last card we made at my January stamp camp 🙂

Say it with Scallops

Stamp Set: Say it with Scallops

Stamps:  Say it with Scallops
Paper: Tango Tangerine, Baja Breeze, Very Vanilla, Holiday Collection DSP
Ink: Old Olive
Accessories: Scallop Square Punch, Stampin Dimensionals, Blue Grosgrain Ribbon

A Happy Heart

Here’s the Valentine we made at my January Stamp Camp 🙂

A Happy Heart

Stamp Set: A Happy Heart

Stamps: A Happy Heart
Paper: Pink Pirouette, Very Vanilla,Whisper White, Holiday Happenings DSP
Ink: Pink Pirouette, Ridinghood Red
Accessories: 1/2″ circle punch, dimensionals, Scallop Edge Punch, Curly Label Punch, Real Red Grosgrain Ribbon

Hearty Cupcake

If you came to my stamp camp in January then you’ll recognize this card.  I’ve just taken forever to post it here!

Party Hearty & A Little Birthday Cheer

Stamp Set: Party Hearty & A Little Birthday Cheer

Stamps: Party Hearty, A Little Birthday Cheer
Paper: Old Olive, Very Vanilla, Real Red, Whisper White, Summer Picnic DSP
Ink: Old Olive, Chocolate Chip, Pumpkin Pie, Apricot Appeal
Accessories: Scallop Circle Punch, Paper Snips, Word Window Punch, Stampin Dimensionals

Baby Shower – Part 2

My co-worker also had a baby shower scheduled at her house, but baby boy broke her water early that morning so it got pushed to last Saturday.  Here’s the card I made for her.

Punches 3 (Now retired Hostess set)

Stamp Set: Punches 3 (Now retired Hostess set)

Stamps: Punches 3 (Retired Hostess set)
Paper: Kraft, Always Artichoke Patterns Paper, Whisper White
Ink: Always Artichoke
Accessories: Scallop Edge Punch, Coluzzle, White Taffeta Ribbon

Baby Shower – part 1

My co-worker was pregnant with twins, and this is the card I made for my other co-workers to sign for her.  Her babies came early! (She was only 29 weeks!!) But everyone is doing great.

Baby Onesie from full cardstock sheet

Baby Onesie from full cardstock sheet

Inside the card, Pie & Chips are their belly nicknames that I think have stuck, they were named Chloe & Jackson

Inside the card, Pie & Chips are their belly nicknames that I think have stuck, they were named Chloe & Jackson

Stamps: Goody Goody Gumdrops, Hugs & Wishes, Contempo Alphabet
Paper: Whisper White (8.5×11)
Ink: Chocolate Chip, Stazon Jet Black, Apricot Appeal, Close to Cocoa, Certainly Celery, Summer Sun
Accessories: Aquapainter, Coluzzle, Silver Eyelets, Crop-a-dile, Apricot Appeal Ribbon

Birthday Owl

My dad’s birthday was Jan 25th, so this is a pretty late post of the card I made him.  I used some retired supplies and some new stuff too 🙂

Goody Goody Gumdrops (Hostess Level 3) & Retired "Its Your Birthday"

Stamp Set: Goody Goody Gumdrops (Hostess Level 3) & Retired "Its Your Birthday"

Stamps: Goody Goody Gumdrops (Hostess Level 3), Its Your Birthday (Retired)
Paper: Kraft, Kiwi Kiss, Holiday Happenings DSP (Retired)
Ink: Stazon Jet Black, Close to Cocoa, Creamy Caramel, Apricot Appeal, Versamark
Accessories: Black embossing powder
Technique: Watercolor & Emboss