Thursday, October 22, 2009

Christmas Card Supply Packet

I’m announcing several cards packets remaining in my Christmas Card Design Studio

Quick and Easy

decor 1 pack of supplies for 20 cards remaining. Includes Sample.

Other supplies needed:

Delightful Decorations, Tree Trimmings stamps

Ornament Punch

Real Red, Old Olive inks, dimensionals

White Medium Envelopes

Cost does not include shipping if necessary.

20 cards for $7


Easy with Bigshot


1 pack of supplies for 20 cards remaining:

Other Supplies needed**:
Patterned Pines hostess stamp set
Many Merry Messages $34.95 #116586
Colors: Sahara Sand, Real Red
Slit punch, 1/8" punch, Big
shot and petals a plenty folder
Medium White Envelopes
Cost (does not include shipping)*
20 cards $7.50 

Simple and Elegant


1 pack of supplies for 20 cards remaining:

Other Supplies Needed**:
Cardinal Christmas $23.95 #111760
Chocolate Chip Ink Pad, Real Red ink pad, Slot Punch, ticket corner punch
Tombow Glue
Chunky Essentials Glitter
$15.95 #108797
Medium Vanilla Envelopes

Cost (does not include shipping)*
20 cards $8.00 

Embossing Elegance

embossing elegance

1 pack of supplies for 20 cards remaining:

Other Supplies Needed**:
Season of Simple Grace $25.95 #111778
Many Merry Messages $34.95 #116586
Gold Embossing powder, Versamark Pad, Heat Gun, (all 3 images are gold embossed), gold brads, tag corner punch
Medium Kraft Envelopes
Cost (does not include shipping)*
20 cards $5.50 


Adorable snowglobe card


1 pack of supplies for 20 cards remaining:

Other Supplies Needed**:

Snow Buddies hostess set or Punch Pals snowman

Jumbo Snowflakes Wheel, handle and Ballet Blue Ink and marker

Basic Black pad

White Staz-on and Cleaner

Four the Seasons stamps from the mini catalog  #116921  Dazzling diamonds glitter and glue pen

20 cards  $7.50

* shipping is Priority Mailer $4.95

**other supplies needed- means these items are not included in pack

Friday, October 9, 2009

Waterfall Mini Album from Christmas Jingle


This special project will be offered during Scrapbook Weekend Getaway.

For attendees you will get to do the basic album for FREE—no layers, stickers or embellishments

BUT, you can add a 1/2 pack of the Christmas Jingle Scrapbook Kit used to create this album as well as all the items shown below: cards, scrapbook page, etc. So that you end up with a completed album ready for photos.

Cost is only $10 but you must place order by October 17th.



If you are not joining us for the weekend but would like to make this album, you can still get a chance!

Kit by Mail

Cost $25 (plus shipping if applicable.)

You will receive 1/2 kit of Christmas Jingle, step by step directions, as well as color photos of additional projects created with the kit.











Christmas Stamp A Stacks


Make 12 cards with matching envelopes for only $20

(these 3 designs, 4 of each) 
Receive $5 back when you place a minimum $25 order that day.
Registration and payment due by 10/31

paypal to:

Club members may choose to do just one of each of the 3 designs for FREE or all 12 for $10--please register  

Class dates and times:

November 3rd Hanover Church of the Brethren 7-9

November 9th Frederick Church of Christ-7-9

November 10th Cindy’s Stamp Room 10-12N

November 14th Camp Eder, Fairfield 1-3 PM

November 19th Taylorsville-South Carroll Full Gospel Church 7-9PM


Special Stamp A Stack Events


I'm offering 2 special Stamp A Stacks this year besides the November class ones listed above. These events will be held at my house. 

Come and make 26 cards/coordinating envelopes for $40--lunch included. Because of more time availability, these cards will be a little more elaborate than the November projects can be.

You'll make 5 cards each of 5 designs and 1 bonus project and you'll have at least 4 hours to complete.  You may choose to do an extra set of 25 for only $20 but then you must do much of your assembly at home.

Dates: October 31st 9AM til 2PM--reg. deadline Oct. 17

register by paypal at:

Space is limited to 12 so early registration is crucial

$5 off when you bring a friend new to me (limit $15)

Registration-payment, must be received by 2 weeks before each class--if there is still space available up to 2 weeks prior, the late cost of registration will go up to $50.


IMG_9090  November Class

November 21st 9AM til 2 PM---reg. deadline Nov. 7

register by paypal to:

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Fun Christmas Projects


Some of the projects we did for our demonstrator group at a special event on Saturday!  I think you’ll enjoy these great projects!

Sidestep Card: This has a place for a photo on that handsome hunter piece at the back.

Love this Delightful Decoration set with matching punch.  Also uses the Petals-A-Plenty impression folder with big shot.




Check out the shimmer paint sponged onto the raised flower images on the background.  Uses Build-A-Brads, snowflake punch, kraft taffeta ribbon, Petals-A-Plenty impression folder with Big Shot, Vintage Brads and Cocoa Designer Series Paper, Modern Label punch, as well as the Serene Snowflakes Stamps.  Merry Christmas comes from Teeny Tiny Wishes




September 2009 171Supplies needed:

CD Case (remove inserts)

Mini Glue Dots

Sticky Strip

Snail Adhesive

1”Circle Punch

¾ “ Circle Punch

Round Tab Punch

Paper/Cardstock as follows:

Double Sided Designer Paper:

· Front Cover 5” x 4¾”

· Back Cover 6” x 4 5/8”

(score ¼” in

along the 4 5/8 sides)

· Scallop Envelope Die


· Scrapbook Accordion (2) 4 x 12

(score at 4” and 8”) © Stampin’ Up! 1990-2009

· Accordion Back Mat 4¼” x 4¼”

· Scrap piece for Round Tab Punch


CD Front and Back Covers

1. Adhere front cover using Glue Dots. Apply to the four corners.

2. Put the ¼” scored side into the CD case as the “spine”, the create the other edge spine, by pushing into the corner and forcing a crease. Use Glue Dots to adhere (not necessary to glue to spine/edges)

Accordion Scrapbook

1. Attach the two scored 4 x 12 pieces together, by overlapping one panel from each piece. Use sticky strip to adhere.

2. Adhere the accordion scrapbook to the back mat with sticky strip

3. Adhere the two folded hinges to the folded edges.

4. Adhere to inside the back of the CD Holder w/Sticky Strip

5. Punch, fold and staple Round Punch Tab to outside edge of accordion

Gift Card Holder

1. Assemble Scalloped Envelope using Snail

2. Adhere entire gift card holder to the inside front cover of the CD Holder w/Sticky Strip.

Finishing Touches

1. Decorate front by stamping ornament on Whisper White Cardstock and Punch out using the Ornament Punch.

2. Add ribbon to front and adhere Ornament using a Dimensional

3. Stamp other embellishments and punch out and adhere to pages.

4. Add DSP strips to pages.

5. Add photos to inside accordion scrapbook

Stamps sets = Delightful Decorations

Paper = Holiday Lounge and colors that coordinate = Sahara Sand, Taken with Teal , Real Red

Design by Connie Heisey, Directions by Dawn Olchefske (original idea from Jan Tinklenberg)


CD Holder Mini album

Using Delightful Decorations and Holiday Lounge Designer Series Paper

Thursday, October 1, 2009

Deals of the Week

Dealoftheweek More great news!  Stampin’ Up! is offering more deals of the week.  Most of you know that we have the best punches around. Well, what’s even better is some of them are on sale this week.

Throughout October, get all-new Deals of the Week—with select products up to 50% off! See below for this week’s Deals of the Week available til October 12 at 9AM:




Special Price


Trio Flower punch



5-Petal Flower punch



My Way punch


My Digital Studio Demonstrator Starter Kit


Wow, I’m so excited!  Stampin’ Up! is offering this wonderful new Starter Kit to Demonstrators who sign up now. Oh, once you see what you can do with this system, you’ll also want to tell everyone else about it! 

It’s available today so click on my website, click on ‘start your own business’ and join the fun now!  You’ll need my personal password which is ‘stampnut’. 


Here’s what is included in this kit:

  • My Digital Studio software
  • Party Hearty and Petal Pizzazz stamp sets
  • Whisper White card stock (8-1/2" x 11")
  • Earth Elements assorted card stock (8-1/2" x 11")
  • Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie, Real Red, and Tempting Turquoise Classic Stampin' Pads
  • Chocolate Chip, Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie, and Real Red Stampin' Write markers
  • Chocolate Chip 1/4" grosgrain ribbon
  • Real Red 1" double-stitched grosgrain ribbon
  • Button Latte Designer buttons
  • Stampin' Dimensionals
  • Mini Glue Dots
  • SNAIL Adhesive
  • Business supplies (product catalogs, order forms, training DVD, and other supplies)

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