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Entries from March 2013

Pattern Play Day 1

March 18th, 2013 · 7 Comments

Online Card Classes started their Pattern Play class today, and Jennifer McGuire inspired me to create this card as my homework for Day 1. I placed three heart dies on top of a stack of four different patterned papers and cut them out at the same time. I only made one card today, but I […]

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Tags: clean & simple

Luck Be a Lady… Bug

March 17th, 2013 · 17 Comments

“Luck” is the theme of this month’s Waltzingmouse Stamps Blog Party. Not surprising, since today is of course St. Patrick’s Day. The song “Luck Be A Lady” immediately popped into my head, and when I discovered that ladybugs are considered good luck charms I followed the directions in Kelly Slattery’s YouTube video to create Ladybug […]

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Tags: fun & frolicky

SU-per Challenge

March 16th, 2013 · 3 Comments

I just found out Stampin’ Up! now has demonstrators in the Netherlands (since last fall, actually), and I discovered a neat challenge blog started by several Dutch SU! demonstrators called SU-per Challenges. It’s a lot of fun to read about Stampin’ Up! in my native language! I decided to play along with their sketch challenge […]

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Tags: simply delicious

Fleur-de-Lis Mojo

March 9th, 2013 · 3 Comments

I got this crazy idea to use lots of fleur-de-lis designs on my Mojo Monday entry card this week. I stamped, heat embossed and die cut this magnificent stylized lily to create a very mailable encouragement card for my nephew in Belgium. Stamping the background in VersaMark ink (to be clear embossed later) was a […]

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Tags: clean & simple