Aloha, all! One of the best moments of every month is the day I receive my copy of Card Maker Magazine in the mail. I can only hope that I've gotten the mail early in the day so that I can sit right down and go all through it. This WEEK I've had TWO best moments. Not only did I get the June issue of the magazine (on schedule because we get things … [Read more...] about Paper Ribbons – “Sage” Green
Aloha, all! This is the time of the year when I start looking at all my Stampin' Up! Designer Series Paper sets and try to get them all used up before Stampin' Up! retires them at the end of June. Stampin' Up! also retires lots of stamp sets with each new annual catalog. They retire stamps based on business decisions unknown to most of us, which means … [Read more...] about Fun with an “Old” Stamp Set
Aloha, all! I knew from the beginning that many of the products in the Stampin' Up! 2010 Summer Mini Catalog were going to be long time favorites, but that they would be gone in 4 months. That time is HERE!!! If you don't purchase them by Tuesday, you won't be able to buy them from Stampin' Up! again. So beginning today and for the next … [Read more...] about Summer Mini Catalog Countdown – Part I
Aloha, all! Last Saturday I had some free time just to play in the craft room and the SUDSOL (my favorite online group for Stampin' Up! demonstrators) challenge team had a challenge to use some old stamp set that ended up not retiring this year and that we hadn't used in a long time. Well, it's been a long time since I've made a … [Read more...] about An Oldie But Goodie – Stamp Set, That Is!
Aloha, all! Ever since I first saw the new 44 cent Love Stamps, I have been eager to try them out with the Stampin' Up! stamp set, Card Games. THEN, when I saw the new In Colors for 2009-2010, I really couldn't wait to see what I could do with them. This is my first try at making them work together. While I may try some more to get a better design, at least this got the whole … [Read more...] about There are Stamps…And There are Stamps!