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Entries from December 2009

Making Snow

December 16th, 2009 · 5 Comments

After seeing the Liquid Appliqué video on StampTV, I remembered I bought this product a long, long time ago but had hardly ever used it. I decided to make some snow for the house image from the To You & Yours set. I’m actually trying to sell this set (and several others), but the size […]

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Tags: fun & frolicky

StampTV Sketch Challenge

December 14th, 2009 · 4 Comments

I don’t think I’ll ever have to worry about finding a cool card layout with all those wonderful sketch challenges everywhere. This card was made for the latest sketch challenge (STVSCJH02) on StampTV, a great site with lots of instructional rubberstamping videos. I stamped the lamp image with black ink on white card stock and […]

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Tags: simply delicious

Featured Stamper: Pam (aka pam124)

December 13th, 2009 · 14 Comments

I have missed participating in the Featured Stamper challenge on SCS, but was happy to play today (FS149). I wasn’t familiar with pam124′s work, but I found a gorgeous card to CASE in her gallery: Noble Deer Masculine Birthday. Although I didn’t have the same deer image, I found comparable images in Gina K.’s Life […]

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Tags: clean & simple

To my Blogging Friends

December 12th, 2009 · 7 Comments

There is so much inspiration to be found in blogland, and I want to thank all of my blogging stamping buddies for sharing their wonderful creations on-line. You all inspire me! This card was created thanks to a fabulous sketch from Verve (VLVDec03) and I used two of my newest Verve stamp sets for the […]

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Tags: simply delicious

Tea for One

December 10th, 2009 · 23 Comments

After sipping tea all day, I was inspired to use these wonderful images from Gina K.’s Lovely Shelf stamp set for my SCS Sketch Challenge (SC258) card. I used the colors chosen by Dawn McVey in her latest Raspberry Suite Color Challenge (#20). Once I decided to use the Top Note die for my layout, […]

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Tags: clean & simple