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Jan 07 2010

Stamp Simply #121 – Love is in the Air!

Love is in the Air – With Valentine’s Day as our next major card-giving day on the horizon, let’s get something ready to add to our stash.  How about a card using a heart, Valentine or lovey-type theme — no other rules — let’s just add to our stash with some hearts and/or lovey type […]

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Oct 30 2009

Stamp Simply #111 – 3 Panel Accordion

3 Panel Accordion – Accordion cards are some of my favorite things to make, and that’s just what we’ll do today.  We’re taking it easy with just 3 panels today.  Your accordion may be as large or as small as you like it.  It may serve as table decor or it may tie closed as […]

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Oct 15 2009

Stamp Simply #109 – Gatefolds

Gatefolds  — Today’s challenge deals with how we fold our card — we are going to do Gatefold cards today.  Fun for a change!  Gatefolds are cards that fold in from each side, meeting in the middle, so it opens like a gate.  The folds don’t have to be symmetrical, your opening can be off […]

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Oct 14 2009

Snow on the Pumpkin

I’m winding down on Hallloween cards, but wanted to get one more in at least!  This was a fun one to make for many reasons.  I used an image from the Halloween Journal Note pad, gave it a little extra zing with 2 colors of Flower Soft, added a sentiment from Witch Way to the […]

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Sep 10 2009

Stamp Simply #104 – Halloween is Almost Here!

Halloween is Almost Here! – Today’s challenge is to make a card or project for Halloween, or perhaps a bag or container for treats!  Anything goes.  And I realize some don’t care to do Halloween, and that’s just fine — then just incorporate a pumpkin into your project!  Everyone can play, and we hope you […]

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Sep 03 2009

Stamp Simply #103 – Overstamped Sentiment

Overstamped Sentiment -Today’s challenge is simple.  Merely stamp your sentiment OVER your image.  I love this look and just haven’t done it in ages.  Can’t WAIT to see your cards!!!  Keyword ssnotime103 – There is no time limit. You can play this challenge and upload your project at Splitcoast and/or your Blog, anytime at all. You (and […]

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Aug 23 2009

Snowy Vintage Merry Christmas!

Just a quick post tonight — Sundays are busy at our house, but I wanted to get in a quick Christmas card before I called it a night, so I used my never fail go-to quick card items — Journal Notes, Silk Ribbon and a single sentiment, and today I added some Flower Soft snow […]

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Aug 20 2009

Stamp Simply #101 – Let’s Polka!

OK, the party from last week is over, but we are all still dancing!  We’re doing the polka!!!  Well, not really — but we ARE playing with POLKA DOTS today!!!  So let’s see some polka dotted creations from all of you — that’s it!!!  We’re not fussy – just get some polka dots in somewhere on […]

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Jul 30 2009

Stamp Simply #98 – Lovely Lace

Keyword ssnotime98 – There is no time limit. You can play this challenge and upload your project at Splitcoast and/or your Blog, anytime at all. You (and that means anyone and everyone, blogger or not!) can play as many times as you like!!! The point is to keep it simple, quick and have fun!!! Please link […]

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Jul 13 2009

You are my Sunshine!

I can just hear my Dad singing that old song!  And that’s exactly what I thought of and heard in my head the entire time I was making this cheerful and sunny yellow card.  I wanted to make this card tonight because I just got some new colors of silk ribbon and I loved this […]

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