You’ve Got Style has been a very popular set in the recent Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue and today’s project features these funny old ladies! Watch the video below to learn how to put together this quick and fun birthday card for someone who’d appreciate a laugh:
I chose Melon Mambo as my accent colour for the black and white base, but of course, you can choose any colour you think your friend would love.
Take a few minutes to see how quick this one is to finish and how to colour her up in no time:
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Are you looking for fresh inspiration? All new tutorials from 12 talented Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators on the All Stars Design Team:
Each month we will be collaborating to bring to you twelve exclusive tutorials, complete with photos, supply lists, and step by step instructions so you can easily recreate the projects.
Check out the sneak peek for August:
Tomorrow we will also have a Blog Hop (different projects!) using the same tools for more inspiration to compliment the tutorial bundle!
This awesome tutorial bundle is FREE with any $50 order through me (online, email, or in person) during August or you can purchase on its own.
You can buy one month at a time, or buy a six month subscription:
There are SO MANY new and exciting products in the new 2017 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue! Today I want to share three of my top picks:
These may or may not look that exciting at first glance, but they are GREAT! I’ve already used them on so many projects; all my June classes will have these papers in them too. Perfect for masculine, florals, teenagers, sympathy . . . . just oh so versatile. And they come in a handy 6×6 size 48 in the pack!
I will freely confess I have never used texture paste and am still eagerly awaiting my order to arrive, BUT I have seen and/or been given projects with these awesome product on it and wow! I absolutely cannot wait to play with this and share it with you in classes. The paste can be coloured, stamped, and inked and adds such wonderful dimension to a project. I’m a lover of vintage styles, especially “clean vintage” and this is just going to be used over and over and over . . . . . .
I didn’t see this product coming, but how clever! I love it! Even better, you get 720 dimensionals for the same $7.25! Both sizes are great, but I look forward to these smaller ones for the smaller elements on a project. Plus don’t forget to use all the edges, too!
And I didn’t even get into the stamps,dies, punches, and ribbons! There is so much great fun to be had. Please consider joining us for a class; I’d sure love to have you along! If I don’t have one listed in your area, I’d be happy to book in a class near to you or give you the name of someone close. As demonstrators on a team, we just want to share what we love with you!
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I hope you are enjoying the long weekend! Today’s share is a long one, but with lots of resources and goodies! Please have a read all the way to the end. All the card samples are using the new Colorful Seasons Bundle.
I want to introduce you to the five new Stampin’ Up! colours:
Please meet Fresh Fig:
From top to bottom, the colours used here are Pink Pirouette, Sweet Sugarplum, Rich Razzleberry, and Fresh Fig. The flowers are in Fresh Fig as well. Fresh Fig is a very rich, dark wine sort of colour.
Please meet Tranquil Tide:
From top to bottom, the colours used here are Pool Party, Island Indigo, Tranquil Tide, and Always Artichoke. As demonstrated in the video below, Tranquil Tide is very much an “in between” colour. It will definitely change character depending on which colours you use it with!
Please meet Berry Burst:
From top to bottom we have Sweet Sugarplum, Berry Burst, Rich Razzleberry, and Fresh Fig. The chair is also in Berry Burst. This colour is a purple-pink with a good amount of vibrancy.
Please meet Lemon Lime Twist:
I predict this will be the most popular colour of the five! Think fresh granny smith apples here. From top to bottom, I have used Lemon LIme Twist, Pear Pizzazz, Old Olive, and Always Artichoke. The leaf is also out of Lemon Lime Twist.
Please meet Powder Pink:
Colours from top to bottom are Pink Pirouette, Powder Pink, Blushing Bride, and Rose Red. Powder Pink is soft purpley-pink, perfect for subtle projects or perhaps baby cards.
Please keep in mind that you can buy all five of these ink pads in a bundle for virtually the same price as buying four of them individually. This is your best deal!
Enjoy the video below:
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Do you ever wonder which adhesive to use? Or how to use it?
Stampin’ Up! offers a range of adhesives, and each has its advantages and purpose. I’ve created two resources that I hope will be of use to all adhesive users:
- A video tutorial on how to use each of the STampin’ Up! adhesives. I admit it – I’m a bit OCD and I want you to get the best value out of your resources. I held an event recently and was surprised to find all three pairs of my scissors absolutely stuck shut by improper use of adhesives. I hope this video will answer a few questions and help you get more value out of your products:
2. I’ve also created a downloadable PDF file all about Adhesives. Here I’ve detailed out the pros and cons of each as well as provided a chart with suggestions for “best use” situations for each adhesive. Of course, this list is not 100% comprehensive, but I think will cover the general paper crafter’s questions:
I hope you find both of those resources useful and helpful! I do keep my ears open when I am teaching. I want to know what you want to know! If there is a resource you’d like to see, please feel free to let me know and I will put it on the list.
P.P.S. This weekend is our big OnStage training days. This is where Stampin’ Up! corporate offers training and new product introduction for the upcoming catalogue in June! We are all so excited to see what’s coming – can’t wait to share with you when we are allowed to share publicly!
will be useful for you!
If you feel there is anything I didn’t answer, please let me know and I will amend the sheet to be more complete!