Year End Closeout and Special Coupon Offer

We’ve almost reached the end of the Holiday Catalog purchasing dates. You have until January 2nd to order from this catalog and Stampin’ Up has announced the retiring items, some at discounted prices. These items are only available while supplies last. You can see the list by clicking here. You […] Read more »

Stamp & Scrap Creative Retreat

Saturday was the first retreat I have ever done and I am happy to say I survived. This all began a few months ago with my dream of doing a day long retreat for card making and paper crafting. I have so many friends who go to scrapbooking retreats but […] Read more »

Tomorrow’s the Big Day!

After months of planning the day is almost here for the first Stamp & Scrap Creative Escape. My friend and fellow demonstrator, Sandy Mitchell, and I are so excited to have 41 people signed up to attend. While I can’t show any photos yet (don’t want to spoil the surprises) […] Read more »

Upcoming Classes

This time of year my schedule fills up with events with adding additional holiday classes. I do need registration and pre-payment for classes to be sure I have enough supplies and kits ready. All classes include coordinating envelopes for cards and product discounts on orders placed that day. Class sizes […] Read more »

Tuesday’s Tip of the Week

No matter how careful I am with those little bits of cardstock that fall out of dies it seems like they wind up everywhere. Just like the paper backs from dimensionals.  I have discovered an easy way to clean them up.   Redeem Bonus Coupons this month! If you earned […] Read more »

Happiness Is ….

I am in a special group and there was a challenge last week to clean up our stamping space and post the photos of before and after to the group. Now I can create a real mess when I’m stamping but what I realized from this group is that most […] Read more »

My Top Holiday “Must-Haves”

Each new catalog I like to do my top 10 list. When it’s the annual catalog I do the top 10 stamp sets and then another list for accessories. Because the holiday catalog is so much smaller I decided to combine them but then I couldn’t limit it to 10 […] Read more »

Take Your Pick

We all know that any task is easier when you have the right tool. Try hammering in a nail without a hammer. I used the bottom of a kitchen pot one time! Cutting tree limbs. Used an electric knife once! Neither worked very well and you can imagine what it […] Read more »

What’s New in September

There is a lot happening this month.  Holiday Catalog Launch September 5th Be sure to get your copy. If you would like one let me know. Holiday Catalog Paper Shares The Holiday Catalog has so many new beautiful papers it’s hard to decide what to get. And if you’re like […] Read more »