Monochromatic Stamping on DSP with Humming Along Stamp Set

  Humming Along Stamp Set & Monochromatic Stamping on DSP Hi Paper Crafters!! Today we are using monochromatic stamping on DSP to create this pretty birthday card. A monochromatic color scheme is the use of one color and its shades, tones and tints. Since I need to work with the colors Stampin’ Up! gives me, the color palette is technically from the same color family. Using colors from the same…

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Simple Stamping Birthday Card: Beauty Abounds & Better Together

Simple Stamping Birthday Card

Simple Stamping Birthday Card Hello Paper Crafters!! Today we are making this Simple Stamping birthday card (#simplestamping) . I designed this as the first project for my new class: Introduction to the Art of Rubber Stamping. This card was designed with the February #simplestamping Challenge from Stampin’ Up! in mind. The project perimeters this month for a #simplestamping card include stamps, ink, paper & designer series paper. Beauty Abounds Stamp…

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What Type of Stamper Are You: Beginner, Casual or Avid?

what type of stamper are you?

What Type of Stamper Are You? 3 Types of Stampers Hello Paper Crafters!! Stampin’ Up! has identified 3 levels of stamping crafters; beginner, casual and Avid. What type of stamper are you? Beginner: May do other crafts but is new to stamping. Casual: Experienced stamper with limited time for crafting. Avid: Very experienced stamper who loves to use all the bells and whistles. I remember back in the early 2000’s…

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Simplestamping: What is this new movement by Stampin’ Up!?

simplestamping

# simplestamping by Stampin’ Up! What is # simplestamping? Hello Paper Crafters!! The idea of # simplestamping was introduced to demonstrators at the 30th Anniversary OnStage (our convention) as a way to make card making accessible to everyone. Demonstrators and customers who have been stamping a while (for me it has been almost 20 years), we get a kick out of using our Big Shot for die cutting and embossing,…

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Easy Wishing You Well Christmas Card: A Distinktive Stamp Set

Easy Wishing You Well Christmas Card

Easy Wishing You Well Christmas Card Wishing You Well Stamp Set Hello Paper Crafters!! I just love the new style of stamps by Stampin’ Up! called Distinktive Stamps. They make creating a beautiful image with one stamp so easy. These stamps are made with a new process developed by Stampin’ Up! that creates different opacities for realistic depth and intensity. Another process known as 2-step or 3-step stamping, also created…

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Country Lane Banners Fun Fold Card [Free Tutorial Download]

Country Lane Banners Fun Fold Card

Country Lane Suite Hello Paper Crafters! I am super excited to share with you the Country Lane Suite in the Stampin’ Up! 2018 Holiday Catalog. This suite really caught my eye because of the beautiful color palette, the stamp set Country Home, with its mix of images and sentiments and the unique extras. My favorite has to be the Tin Tile Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (Say that 3 time…

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Spooky Sweets Halloween Card: PDF Tutorial Download

Spooky Sweets Halloween Card

A Spooky Sweets Halloween Card Hello Paper Crafters!! I created this cute Spooky Sweets Halloween card at my Stamp Club this month. I just love this color combination: Bermuda Bay, Pumpkin Pie & Rich Razzleberry. There are lots of nice images in the Spooky Sweets stamp set. The texture stamp can be used to create spooky clouds in the night sky. I have also seen it used to create a texture…

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August 2018 Paper Pumpkin Alternative Projects: PDF Downloads

August 2018 Paper Pumpkin Alternative

August 2018 Paper Pumpkin Alternative Projects Hello Paper Crafters!! I’ve created four August 2018 Paper Pumpkin alternative projects for you. If you are someone who likes to have options, then these projects are for you. Project 1: Thinking of You   This card uses two of the envelopes because I really liked the splatter pattern on the inside. I punched 3 pieces from the Flirty Flamingo and 3 pieces from…

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