Tuesday, December 11, 2012
As I'm getting ready for my first December stamp club members to arrive, I realized that I never posted November's projects. Here they are, a little late, but just as beautiful. Enjoy.
I have fallen in love with the Evergreen Stamp Set from the Holiday Mini. I cased this card from my friend Selene Kempton. This photo doesn't do it justice, it has so much sparkle.
I cased this card from a card designed by Laura Widdison in a swap that I hosted at convention last summer. I made a few very minor tweaks, and my club members loved it. The penguin is from No Peeking in the annual catalog.
I have been wanting to try one of these 3D trees, so we made them at club and even though it frightened everyone to give it a try, they were all surprised at all simple it really was. I have included the cutting and scoring instructions above (as requested) so that you can give it a try too. To give you fair warning, using card stock gives you a very thick card, if you plan to mail it, I would recommend using a piece of DSP to create your tree.
I cased this little favor straight from the Holiday Mini Catalog! I always love the projects that I try from the catalogs. Stampin' Up! has such a talented design team working for them.
This card design is also from the swap I hosted at convention. It was originally created by Terri Mills. In my card I embossed the deer with Iridescent Ice to give it a little sparkle. You can find the Christmas Deer set in the annual catalog.
I cased this card from someone on Stampin' Connection (a demonstrator only site). I loved the way it used the punches to create what looks like a snow globe. The stamp set First Christmas can be found in the Holiday Mini.
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
The ornament on the cover of our holiday catalog is such a hit that we are making it available to you --just in time to deck the halls with terrific trimmings you've made yourself! We've simplified this fun project so that you can quickly and easily achieve the same results. In addition to the kit, all you need is a glue gun, scissors, and adhesive. (Our Anywhere Glue Sticks  are perfect for assembly.) Want greeting or place cards to go with those ornaments? The Ornament Keepsakes Stamp Set (W 128048 C 128051) gives you perfect coordination. Fancy a little sparkle and shine? Sprinkle on our Dazzling Diamonds Stampin' Glitter (102023)!
Don't miss out on this amazing offer--just in time to create 10 heirloom ornaments--or stunning tags to attach to a special neighbor gift.
The Ornamental Elegance Kit (132832) is $14.95 and includes:
- Die-Cut Cardstock Elements
- Cherry Cobbler 3-1/2" Scalloped Tulle Ribbon
- Natural Linen Thread
- Vintage Faceted Designer Buttons
- Large Pearl Basic Jewels