Thursday, March 31, 2011

Crazy for Cupcakes -- Stained Glass

I had a lot of fun with the "Stained Glass" technique.   Here are two samples I have made - the Cupcake one is for my workshop this weekend and the other is just for fun!! :)  
Stampin Up! Products:
Stamps: Crazy for Cupcakes
Ink:  Versamark
Paper:  Baja Breeze, Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla, Vellum, Elegant Soiree DSP
Accessories:  Gold/Silver Embossing Powder, Markers, Scallop Oval Big Shot Die

Stamps:  The Nicest Things
Ink: Versamark
Paper:  Rose Red, Baja Breeze, Very Vanilla, Vellum, Springtime Vintage DSP
Accessories:  Silver Embossing Powder, Scallop Oval Big Shot Die, Adornments

Monday, March 28, 2011

Mother of Pearl Card`

This is a card for a Monthly Swap and the workshop I am having this weekend.   The "Mother of Pearl" technique was featured in this month's Stampin Success.   I just LOVE IT!!!!!!!
Stampin Up! Products Used:
Stamps:  Messages for Mom, Teeny Tiny Wishes, Sincere Salutations
Paper:  Daffodil Delight, Poppy Parade, and Whisper White
Ink:  Daffodil Delight, Poppy Parade, Peach Parfait
Accessories:  Ribbon, Shimmer Paint

Happy Stamping!

Monday, March 21, 2011

Another Four Frames Card

Here is another sample I made for a swap using the "Sneak Peak" Four Frames stamp set and Paisley Petals DSP.   Can I say it again -- I LOVE THE COLORS in this paper!!!!! :)  

Stampin Up! products used:
Stamps:  Four Frames, Teeny Tiny Wishes
Paper: Cherry Cobbler, River Rock, Paisley Petals DSP
Ink:  Cherry Cobbler
Accessories:  Decorative Label Punch, Cherry Cobbler Seam Binding, Rhinestones, Crystal Effects

Happy Stamping!

Tulip Framed Four Frames

Here is another sample I made with the Sneak Peak stamp set and paper (available to customers April 1st).  I absolutely LOVE all the colors in the Designer Series Paper!!!!  

Stampin Up! Products Used:
Stamps:  Four Frames, Teeny Tiny Wishes
Paper:  Not Quite Navy, Cherry Cobbler, Paisley Petals DSP, River Rock
Ink: Cherry Cobbler, Whisper White
Accessories:  Decorative Label Punch, Cherry Cobbler Seam Binding, Rhinestones, Framed Tulip Embossing Folder, Crystal Effects

Happy Stamping!

Friday, March 18, 2011

Paisley Petals and Four Frames

Here is a sneak peak of the Paisley Petals Designer Series Paper and Four Frames Stamp Set.   Both of these items will be available for purchase starting April 1, 2011 to customers who place an order of at least $20.00.  These are "Sneak Peak" items from the 2011-2012 Idea Book & Catalog.   

Stampin Up! Products used:
Paper:  Old Olive, Early Espresso, Paisley Petals DSP
Stamps:  Four Frames and Teeny Tiny Wishes
Accessories:  Decorative Label Punch, Eyelet Border Punch, Early Espresso Ribbon

Happy Stamping! 

Friday, March 11, 2011

Sports Birthday Card

Here is a card that I just made for Nickolas' friends 7th birthday party tomorrow.    I can't take full credit for this, I did "case" the idea from someone, just can't remember who's blog I got it off of (Sorry!).   

The front squares are punched out and the football is stamped on the inside of the card.   
SU Colors Used:   Cajun Craze, Early Espresso, and Very Vanilla
SU Stamp Sets: Cheery Chat and Sporting Goods (both retired)

Happy Stamping!

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Buzzin Shaker Card

Here is a Shaker card I did with my Stamping Group (last spring).   I just love doing shaker cards - I'm glad I stocked up on the Stampin Up! beads before they retired.     
Stampin Up! colors -- So Saffron, Chocolate Chip and Very Vanilla.

Saturday, March 5, 2011

Punched Tulip Mother's Day Card

I had a lot of fun with this one!!   My Stamping Group made this last year as a Mother's Day card.   

We used the SU Ornament Punch and cut the bottom piece off to create the vase.   The tulips and stems were punched with the SU Two-Step Bird Punch.   

Thursday, March 3, 2011

My 1st Digital Card

Here is my first Digital card created with "My Digital Studio" by Stampin Up!   I just LOVE the Ice Cream Parlor paper and ribbon and the So Happy for You Stamp set from the Sale-a-Bration catalog.