Monday, November 30, 2015

Flurry of Wishes

Hi everyone! It will be All about Christmas for the next little while. 


For this card I went with non traditional colours, but you could certainly change my Rich Razzleberry to green or red or even a beautiful blue. (I think I just might do that myself!)


Supplies:

Paper: Whisper White, Rich Razzleberry

Inks: Rich Razzleberry

Stamps: Flurry of Wishes, Greetings of the Season (retired)

Accessories: Gold Embossing Powder, Medallion Punch, Snowflake Punch, Sequins, Glue Dots, Dimensionals



Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!



Saturday, November 28, 2015

Calm Christmas

Hi Everyone! For the next week or so, I will be showcasing some Christmas Cards. Hope you like them!

lovely as a tree

I made this one using 3 different stamp sets. Don't worry, it's not that hard at all! 

The background is brayered right onto the Woodland Embossing Folder, then stamped with a tree from the Lovely As A Tree stamp set. Then you run the Embossing Folder through your Big Shot.

Supplies:

Paper: Garden Green, Whisper White

Inks: Soft Sky, Garden Green, Memento Black, Real Red

Stamps: Calm Christmas (greeting), Lovely As A Tree, White Christmas (birds)

Accessories: Woodland Embossing Folder, Decorative Label Punch, Ribbon, Small Hole Punch, Dimensionals



Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!


Friday, November 27, 2015

Flurry of Wishes

Hi Everyone! Today's card is one that you can do when you need a Christmas card real quick.
flurry of wishes

I just added Washi Tape to both sides, stamped my snowflakes on a separate piece of paper, then punched them out. I also embossed 3 gold snowflakes, punched them out. Added everything to the card. Simple! I also added 3 sequins just for some extra bling!

Supplies:

Paper: Whisper White

Ink: Mint Macaron, VersaMark

Stamps: Flurry of Wishes

Accessories: Heat Gun, Embossing Buddy, Gold Embossing Powder, Snowflake Punch, Flower Medallion Punch, Sequins, Washi Tape, Glue Dots, Dimensionals


Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!



Thursday, November 26, 2015

Gift Card Holders 2

Hi Everyone! These are the other 2 Gift Card Holders that we made at my Stamp Club meeting (if you live in my area and want more information about my Stamp Club, please feel free to send me a message!)

This one is using the wonderful Gift Card Envelope and Trims Thinlit. You can do so much with this Thinlit! I made a whole bunch this summer to hand out to people with my business card in it. The great thing about it was that you could take my business card out and they could reuse it as a Gift Card Holder!


gift card holder

Supplies:
Paper: Vellum

Ink: VersaMark

Stamps: Flurry of Wishes

Accessories: White Embossing Powder, Seam Binding, Heat Gun


Last Gift Card Holder we made.

gift card holder

Supplies:
Paper: cardstock 7" x 4" (score @ 1 3/4" and 4 1/2"), DSP 3 3/4" x 1 1/2", 3 3/4" x 2 1/2", 3 3/4" x 2 1/4"

Accessories: Corner Rounder, Velcro Dots, Glue Dots, Ribbon



Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!




Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Gift Card Holders

Hi Everyone! The other day at my Stamp Club meeting we made 4 different Gift Card Holders. Today I am going to show you 2 of them. They are so easy and lots of fun to decorate the way you want. These ones are for Christmas, but you can choose any occasion (Birthday, Anniversary, Thank You, etc).

This design has been around for a while. Thank you to whomever came up with it! 
gift card holder

You can get 2 out of 1 sheet of cardstock.

gift card holder

This is what the inside looks like. I haven't added anything inside yet, but I will when I give it away. 

gift card holder

You can always glue down the middle piece to the back if you want. I left mine like a book.

Supplies:
Cardstock: 4 1/4" x 11 (score @ 3", 5 1/2", 8")
Word Window Punch 
1" Circle Punch 
Fast Fuse or Red tape
Corner Rounder

Front:
DSP: 4" x 2 3/4" x 2 (front and back)
1 3/4" Scallop Punch (Read Red)
1 1/2" Circle Punch (Sahara Sand)
1 3/8" Circle Punch (Whisper White)
Corner Rounder
Ribbon 16"
Glue Dots, Dimensionals
Stamp Set: A Dozen Thoughts
Ink: Real Red

Gift Card Holder #2

gift card holder

Now this is my own design that I made last year. 

Supplies:
Cardstock 5" x 8" (score @ 1 3/4", 5 1/4")
DSP: 4 3/4" x 1 1/2"
4 3/4 x 2 1/2" (may need to be trimmed a little)
Use a Framelit with a fancy edge
Ribbon
Velcro Dots
Fast Fuse or Red Tape
Label of your choice


Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!


Tuesday, November 24, 2015

November Thank You Gifts

Hi Everyone! Today, I want to share with you what I made for everyone that has placed an order through me, during the month of November. 


scissor charms


Scissor fobs! And I made them myself! 
(Don't worry I have a video showing you how to make your own. They are super easy).


scissor charms

Aren't those butterflies the cutest!

scissor charm

Here they are on a little card (when you take off the scissor fob, you could use it as a bookmark if you want).


Supplies: (Just for the scissor fobs)

Baker's Twine about 6", Jump Rings, Charms, and Pliers (Yep, that's it!)

Here's the video!


Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!
Happy Stamping!
Marsha 
Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!

Monday, November 23, 2015

Thankful For You!

Hi Everyone! I believe this card says it all! These are my November Customer Thank You cards.

good greetings

Here are the colours, left to right, top to bottom

good greetings

Coastal Cabana, Blackberry Bliss, Mossy Meadow
Lost Lagoon, Tangelo Twist, Hello Honey

They match the scissor fobs I made for them (which you will hear all about tomorrow!).

scissor charms

I just love my customers and am so thankful for them! Hope they like them!

Supplies: (For the Cards)

Paper: Whisper White, Blackberry Bliss, Lost Lagoon, Coastal Cabana, Tangelo Twist, Mossy Meadow, Hello Honey

Stamps: Papillon Potpourri, Good Greetings

Accessories: Butterfly Punch, Buttons, and Glue Dots



Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!

Saturday, November 21, 2015

DSP Challenge Day 6

Hi Everyone! Well this is the last day of my DSP (Designer Series Paper) Challenge. Which one is your favorite card? (I know which one I like the least!)
Here is the Sketched for today.


Here is my card.

simply sketched

Supplies:

Paper: Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Crumb Cake DSP, Early Espresso

Inks: Old Olive, Early Espresso, Crumb Cake

Stamps: Lovely As A Tree, Simply Sketched

Accessories: Dimensionals



Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.


If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!



Friday, November 20, 2015

DSP Challenge Day 5



Hi Everyone! How are you liking my DSP (Designer Series Paper) Challenge? It's almost over! Just one more day!


Here is my sketch for today (these are not my personal sketches).

Viva la Verve! November 2013 Week 1 Card Sketch {11/01/13} Designed by Teresa Kline #vivalaverve #vervestamps #cardsketches

Here is my Card.


Supplies:

Paper: DSP Brights, Basic Black, Whisper White

Inks: Real Red, Crumb Cake, Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie, Rich Razzleberry

Stamps: Sprinkles of Life

Accessories: Tree Builder Punch, Dimensionals



Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!


Thursday, November 19, 2015

DSP Challenge Day 4

Hi Everyone! Day 4 of my DSP (Designer Series Paper) Challenge. I can certainly attest to it being a challenge! 


Here is the sketch I used for today.


**Viva la Verve! July Week 3 {7/13/12}**: Verve Stamps - Splitcoaststampers:

Here is my Card.

happy birthday

Supplies:

Paper: DSP (retired), Pool Party, Pumpkin Pie, Pear Pizzazz, Very Vanilla

Inks: Pool Party

Stamps: Tin of Cards

Accessories: 2 3/8" Scallop Punch, 2" Circle Punch, Circle Framelit, Triple Banner Punch, Pool Party Ribbon, Dimesionals


Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!



Wednesday, November 18, 2015

DSP Challenge Day 3

Hi Everyone! Day 3 of my DSP Challenge. I must admit that it is a lot harder for me. I am completely out of my comfort zone let me tell you!

Here is the sketch that I choose for my card today.

Card Sketch | Скетч для листівок   #sketch #cardmaking #cardsketches  http://www.zrobysama.com.ua/?p=25296:

Here is my Card, what do you think?


merry christmas

Supplies:

Paper: All is Calm DSP (retired), Whisper White, Lost Lagoon

Inks: Lost Lagoon

Stamps: Good Greetings

Accessories: Bakers Twine, Small Banner Punch, Washi Label Punch, Winter Wonderland Embellishments, Dimensionals, Glue Dots


Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!


Tuesday, November 17, 2015

DSP Challenge Day 2

Hi Everyone! Another Card with DSP and a sketch found on Pinterest. I strongly suggest that if you would like to challenge yourself a little more. Search Pinterest or other sites for card sketches and see what you can do. You don't have to have everything the exact same as the sketch, make it your own.


Freshly Made Sketches: There's Still Time to Play With Sketch 89!: butterfly basics

Like I did with this one. This sketch was for a smaller card, but I made it my own! 

Supplies:

Paper: Whisper White, Coastal Cabana, Real Red, Fresh Prints DSP

Inks: Real Red, Coastal Cabana, Crumb Cake

Stamps: Sprinkles of Life, Butterfly Basics

Accessories: Tree Builder Punch, Small Banner Punch, Bakers Twine, Rhinestones, Dimensionals



Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!

Monday, November 16, 2015

Designer Series Paper Challenge (for me)!

Hi Everyone! How was your weekend? Sunday was the best weather day here. The sun was shinning and it was kind of warm (for November, in Canada that is)!

I am continuing to challenge myself using more Designer Series Paper (DSP) on my cards. I have been searching Pinterest for sketches. I have found a few that I like, so over the next couple of days you will get to see the end results of them.

Here is the sketch I used for today's card.

Pennant pattern from mojo monday that i used  for serenity cards.

These are my cards, what do you think?

circle of spring
circle of spring
This time I made 2 of the same sketch, I just changed the colour of the banner and the buttons. 

Not sure which one I like better, it is certainly completely out of my comfort zone!

circle of spring

I think I am leaning towards the Calypso Coral one more. Which one do you like more?

Supplies:

Ink: Crushed Curry

Paper: Sahara Sand, Calypso Coral, Coastal Cabana, Whisper White, Best Year Ever DSP (retired)

Stamps: Circle of Spring

Accessories: Triple Banner Punch, 1 3/8 Circle Punch, 1 1/4 Circle Punch, Buttons, Glue Dots, Dimensionals, Bakers Twine


Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!



Saturday, November 14, 2015

Birthday Blossoms and Painted Petals

Hi Everyone! I have been working on this card for a couple of days. It is very much out of my comfort zone!

I am not one who stamps an image multiple times for a back ground, I usually find it to be too busy. 

painted petals

It took me days because I couldn't figure out what sentiment and how I wanted it. At first I was thinking of some sort of banner. Glad I picked the Scallop and Circle Punches.


Supplies:

Paper: Very Vanilla, Watercolour Paper, Old Olive, Island Indigo

Inks: Memento Black, Old Olive, Island Indigo

Stamps: Birthday Blossoms, Painted Petals

Accessories: Pearls, Dimensionals, 1 3/4 Scallop Punch, 1 1/2 Circle Punch, 1 3/8 Circle Punch, Aqua Painter



Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!

Friday, November 13, 2015

Circle of Spring and Made For You

Hi Everyone! I finally used my Circle of Spring Stamp set with the coordinating Framelit. I know what took me so long! I saw a similar card out there in Pinterest land and thought it was about time I used mine.


made for you

Looking at this now, I certainly could have used it on Wednesday for a Remembrance Day card. There is always next year!

Supplies:

Paper: Rose Red and Whisper White

Inks: Pear Pizzazz, and Rose Red

Stamps: Circle of Spring and Made For You (retired)

Accessories: Filigree Embossing Folder (retired), Wonderful Wreath Framelit, Bitty Banner Framelit, Itty Bitty Punch (retired), Ribbon, Pearls, Dimensionals and Glue Dots

Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.


If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!



Thursday, November 12, 2015

Endless Birthday Wishes and Big Day

Hi Everyone! The other day I saw a sketch on Pinterest and I knew it would be perfect for some DSP (designer series paper). I am challenging myself to use more of my DSP on my cards. 
Big day

I know you are all wondering what the measurements are for the 3 rectangles of DSP. It took me a while to figure out (ok, math isn't my strong suit!). They measure 1 5/8" x 3 3/4". You're welcome! 

Supplies:

Paper: Whisper White, Pacific Point and DSP

Ink: Pacific Point

Stamps: Endless Birthday Wishes and Big Day

Accessories: Triple Banner Punch, Starburst Framelit, Rhinestones, Dimensionals


Thanks for stopping by, if you have any questions let me know!

Happy Stamping!
Marsha 

Don't forget to use the hostess code at the top on the right when you are ordering. If your order is $200 or more please do not use the code, as you become the hostess.

If you liked any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online for Stampin’ Up! Canada products directly through me by clicking the ‘shopping cart' button on the right. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! Canada and want to join my team I’d would love to hear from you!