Archive | January 2010

Hearts for Haiti Relief

From now until February 28, 2010, $2 from every I {Heart} Hearts stamp set purchased will be donated to the American Red Cross’ Haiti Relief and Development Fund. The Red Cross is already well-established in Haiti, and this money will be used to provide immediate relief and long-term support through supplies, technical assistance and other support to help those in need.

Product Name Item # Price
I {Heart} Hearts – clear-mount  (block D recommended) 118571 $18.95
I {Heart} Hearts – wood-mount 117010 $26.95

Click here for the Haiti Relief flyer.


New Downloads for My Digital Studio!

Have you seen My Digital Studio in action yet?  If not, I encourage you to come and ask to see what it can do!  Calendars, Cards, Scrapbooks, photo books, flyers, media projects, almost anything you can dream up!  And its all using Stampin’ Up images, colors and patterns.

Here’s a listing of new downloads for MDS.  These are add-ons to the already extensive library of kits, stamps and papers already included in the program.  If you use another program for digital art, you can also use these downloads in those programs.

You’re Invited Invitation Digital Kit

Write Stuff II Digital Kit

Textured Cardstock

Recipes By Design Digital Kit

My Sweet Pea Digital Kit

Merry Moments Photocard Digital Kit

Icicle Photocard Digital Kit

Christmas Cocoa 2 Digital Kit

Calendar Basics Digital Kit

Visit my store for all the digital downloads, even the ones from the software! A great option for those that already have digital art software!

3-D Enchanted Forest

I saw this technique in a Stampin Success magazine back in June and have wanted to try it out for just as long, but like I said in yesterday’s post, so many ideas, so little time!  This is a card we will make at my next Stamp Camp on January 23.

Stamps – Teeny Tiny Wishes, Funky Forest wheel, Animal Crackers

Paper – Kraft, Old Olive, Whisper White, Bashful Blue, Rose Red

Ink – Close to cocoa, old olive, Creamy Caramel & Really Rust

Tools – Aquapainter, Rose Red Grosgrain ribbon, Scallop Square punch, Fancy Label punch, Stampin’ Wheel Guide, Sweet Pea Stitched Felt (flower pieces), glue dots.

I’ll post a link to the tutorial after my stamp camp, I really hope you’ll come make this card with me!

Birthday Marquee card

After watching Jan Tink’s video tutorial for this card I wanted to make it right away!  Of course this was months ago and didn’t get around to actually making this card until this last Saturday 🙂  So many ideas, so little time… So here’s my version and click on Jan’s name above to see her tutorial.

Stamps – Party Hearty, Sprinkles, Pun Fun, A Little Birthday Cheer

Paper – Bermuda Bay, Kiwi Kiss (retired in color), Crushed Curry, Naturals White

Ink – Mambo Melon, Crushed Curry, Bermuda Bay (stampin write markers), Old Olive, Stazon Jet Black

Tools – Scallop Circle Punch, 1-3/8″ circle Punch, 1-3/8″ Square punch, sticky strip, boho blossoms punch, 1/2″ circle punch

Let me know if you try out this fun card style and show me your samples!

Sale-a-Bration and the New Occasions mini start today!

It’s Sale-A-Bration time again at Stampin’ Up!, and friends, fresh ideas, and free product is what it’s all about!

Every year Stampin’ Up! gives customers, hostesses, and new demonstrators the opportunity to earn fantastic, FREE, limited-edition products they’ll enjoy for years to come.

Here’s how Sale-A-Bration works:

When you spend $50 on Stampin’ Up! merchandise, you’ll receive a free Sale-A-Bration reward. There’s no limit–for every $50 you spend, you can select another FREE Sale-A-Bration reward!

When you host a workshop of at least $300 (before tax and shipping), you’ll receive a free Sale-A-Bration reward in addition to all of the regular hostess benefits!

During Sale-A-Bration, anyone who joins as a demonstrator can choose any stamp set–a value of up to $47.95–from our current Idea Book and Catalog or Occasions Mini Catalog. Plus, for a limited time, get 15% off the price of the standard Starter Kit or Digital+ Starter Kit!

Plus, this year’s Sale-A-Bration event gives you more free products than ever before! Choose from our exciting selection of exclusive Sale-A-Bration products, or choose a $15.95 set from the Idea Book & Catalog–you’ve got over 80 choices!

The Sale-A-Bration promotion starts on January 5 and runs through March 31, so don’t miss your chance to earn free products! Talk to your demonstrator today to book your workshop or learn more about this promotion. Your demonstrator has a full-color Sale-A-Bration brochure full of beautiful project ideas you can make using these limited-edition Sale-A-Bration sets.

Recruits: Choose any retail stamp set (valued up to $47.95) from the current catalogs when signing up during the promotion. Plus, get 15 percent off your Starter Kit (Standard or Digital+)!

Starter Kit Regular Price Sale-A-Bration Price (15% off)
Standard Starter Kit $199 $169
Digital+ Starter Kit $185 $15

The Stampin’ Memories Add-On can be added to these kits, but will not be discounted.
Download the Sale-a-Bration catalog (PDF)
Download the Stampin’ Supplies list for the Sale-a-Bration catalog

Occasions Mini info

There are many new items introduced with the new Occasions mini catalog.  A new design for Punches, an option of Clear mount stamps on almost every stamp set in the mini catalog, and other fun products!

There’s a Valentine’s day set that follows the Treat Cup fun that was introduced in the Holiday mini catalog.  This time the treat cups are heart shaped and coordinate with the Heart punch.  Take a look at the flyer! HeartFlyer_US

Download the Occasions Mini Catalog (PDF)

To see some of these new products in person, attend my stamp camp on January 23 at 1pm! Contact me ASAP if you’d like to attend.

Birthday Card Class info

Happy Bday Card Class

based on Happy Bday Simply Scrappin’ Kit

When: Monday Feb. 15, 1pm (President’s Day Holiday) or Saturday Feb. 20, 1pm
Cost: $20.00 payable by cash, check or through (
Payment due by Sunday February 7.
Supplies must be purchased in advance,prompt payment is greatly appreciated!
Bring a friend, just please RSVP and have them pay the class fee in advance also.
What you’ll make:
10 – 6×3” birthday cards with envelopes and a box to store them in. Plus any leftover die-cut stickers from your part of the kit and instructions to take home and recreate.

Contact me ASAP if you would like to attend!!

Click here to view a PDF version that you can print 🙂