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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Final Hours of the current 2016 Annual Stampin' Up Catalog (click here to view my blog)

Final Hours Retiring Products & Stamp Sale!

 In This Issue...

SAVE UP TO 50% on select Stampin’ Up! retiring products from the annual and occasions catalogs including stamps, punches, dies, ribbon, designer series paper and much more. Retiring products and discounts are only available while supplies last and can sell out quickly.  
DEADLINE IS TONIGHT (May 31, 11:50 p.m. Mountain).
Here are four ways to view what is retiring and any discounts:
Don’t forget to check the Stampin’ Up! Clearance Rack click on , and 15% Off Bundles for extra savings. click on

Also, the card stock will be $8.00 for the 8 1/2 x 11 packages (24 count) in the new annual catalog effective tomorrow, June 1st.

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Saturday, May 28, 2016

From the Garden this Memorial Day Weekend (click here to view my blog)

My husband brought these in from the garden.  Aren't they pretty and just the right color for this Memorial Day weekend?



Show and Tell at Stamp Club (click here to view my blog)

Created by Sharri Hankins

Created by Sue French

Have you heard of the word CASE?  It stands for the following:

or (with Everyone)

That's at the heart of Show and Tell in Stamping!  My thanks goes out to Sharri and Sue for letting us enjoy your stamp art!

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Friday, May 27, 2016

No Class on Memorial Day, May 30th (click here to view my blog)

Here are a few patriotic cards for your viewing pleasure as we take time to Remember the ultimate sacrifice of so many for our Country this Memorial Day.

Monday, June 6th Stamp with Karen Classes (click here to view my blog)

Inspired by Janet Wakeland

Inspired by Janet Wakeland

These are the projects for Monday, June 6th in my Stamp with Karen Classes.  No Classes on Monday, May 30th, Memorial Day.  

Micky and Minnie Cards
Card Stock:  Basic Black, Whisper White, Real Red
DSP:  Retired Brights
Stamp Set:  Thoughtful Banners
Ink:  Memento Black
Punch:  Duet Banner, Bow Builder
Big Shot:  Swirly Scribbles

Wedding/Anniversary Card
Card Stock:  Blushing Bride, Shimmery White, Pear Pizzazz
Stamp Set:  For the New Two*
Ink:  Memento Black
Big Shot:  Project Life Cards and Labels Framelit Dies, Bloomin' Hearts Thinlits
Punches:  Flower Medallion, Pansy, Petite Petals, Bitty Flower from the Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack, Bird Builder*

*Retiring List (while supplies last until May 31st)

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Saturday, May 21, 2016

Monday, May 23rd, Stamp with Karen Classes (click here to view my blog)

These are the projects for Monday, May 23rd in my Stamp with Karen Classes.  To Shop Now Online, on my Online Store, click here.  *Indicates the item is retiring

Just For You
Card Stock:  Night of Navy, Whisper White
Designer Series Paper:  English Garden*
Stamp Set:  You're So Sweet, Petite Petals
Ink:  Night of Navy
Punch:  Banner Triple, Petite Petals
Big Shot:  Butterflies Thinlit Dies, Precision Plate, Brush
Accents:  Gold Sequin Trim

Just a Note
Card Stock:  Soft Suede, Whisper White, Blushing Bride, Corrugated Paper*
Designer Series Paper:  English Garden
Stamp Set:  Watercolor Wishes Card Kit
Ink:  Soft Suede
Punches:  Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack*, Bird Builder*
Big Shot:  Hearth and Home Dies, Project Life Cards and Labels Framelits, Brick Wall Embossing Folder, 
Doilies, Rhinestones

Thanks for stoppin' by!

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Stamp Club Card Challenge (click here to view my blog)

Sandra Larson

Sandra Larson

Sue Rosa

Diane Meyer

Diane Meyer

Janet Pamplin

Janet Pamplin

Janet Pamplin
Janet Pamplin

Sue Rosa
Sue Rosa
Sue Rosa
Sue Rosa
Sue Rosa

Sue Rosa

I really look forward to this challenge each month.  I'm sure you do too!

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Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Monday, May 16th Stamp with Karen Projects (click here to view my blog)

Inspired by Ann Schach

Inspired by Kathleen Wingerson 

Here are the projects for Monday, May 16th.  I love the colors of these cards.  The supplies needed for these projects are listed below.  *Retiring Products

Botanicals for Spring Time:

Card Stock:  Bermuda Bay, Whisper White, Blushing Bride, Pool Party, Hello Honey, Blushing Bride Glimmer Paper
Designer Series Paper:  English Garden*, Brights Designer Series Paper Stack
Big Shot:  Botanicals Builder Framelit Dies
Punch:  2 1/2" circle
Pool Party 3/8" Glitter Ribbon*

By the Tide

Card Stock:  Bermuda Bay, Whisper White
Stamp Set:  By the Tide*, By Land and Sea
Ink:  Bermuda Bay, So Saffron, Pool Party, Early Espresso, Cajun Craze, Chocolate Chip, Pear Pizzazz, Mossy Meadow*, Craft White, VersaMark
Black Embossing Powder**, White Embossing Powder, Sponges, Blender Pen, Heat Tool, Embossing Buddy, Scissors
**No longer available

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Friday, May 6, 2016

Monday May 9th Stamp with Karen Classes (click here to view my blog)

Here are the two cards that we will be making in my Stamp with Karen Classes on Monday, May 9th.  

Thanks a Bunch
Card Stock:  Blackberry Bliss*, So Saffron, Very Vanilla
Designer Series Paper:  Farmers Market*
Stamp Set:  Market Fresh*
Ink:  Blackberry Bliss*, Mossy Meadow* (Blender Pen), Soft Suede
Big Shot:  Polka Dots Embossing Folder (Retired)
Punch:  Tag Topper (Retired)

*On the Retiring List

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Patriotic Card, Inspired by Marcie Besecker
Card Stock:  Cherry Cobbler, Night of Navy, Very Vanilla, Crumb Cake, Could use Corrugated Paper* (I used crimper)
Stamp Set:  Work of Art, Brushstrokes Background Stamp
Ink:  Night of Navy, Wink of Stella Clear
Punch:  Confetti Stars Border, Itty Bitty Accents Punch*
Big Shot:  Hello You Thinlit Dies, Lucky Stars Embossing Folder
Thick Baker's Twine (retired)  Could use Linen Thread

*On Retiring List

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