Just around the corner....

Hey stampers--

 

I've been featuring the Notes of Kindness Card Kit on Facebook this week.

 

click to order the Notes of Kindness Card Kit

 

It would make a PERFECT Christmas gift for someone!

Christmas IS just around the corner you know--as Kris Paquette said yesterday!

 

Or it's the perfect kit--just for you!

 

I'm having a class with it 9/25; RSVP by this Saturday, 9/15!

 

And yesterday I showed it on video!

Did you catch my Facebook Live!???

 

I figured out how to put my Live! on YouTube, so today I'm sharing it here.

 

BUT...

 

Here's the deal:

 

I'm working on growing my Facebook presence--my ONLINE presence in general--and I'd LOVE your help with that!

 

You can help by:

  • LIKING/LOVING/SHARING my video
  • COMMENTING on it
  • TAGGING YOUR FRIENDS that you think would wanna see it!

 

And the best place for ME (therefore YOU) to do that right now is on Facebook!

 

 

So I'm not sure if I'll keep sharing my Lives! HERE.

 

So IF YOU'RE ON FACEBOOK, go find me there! (please :D)

www.facebook.com/DazzledByStamping

 

In the meantime, here's my Facebook Live! from yesterday.

 

As you can see, I.HAVE.FUN.

Come have fun WITH me!!

You can watch it on Facebook and comment with me Live! OR later during a replay!

 

 

 

 

You can also find my First Ever Facebook Live! from last week on Facebook and on YouTube.

 

That one's a little bit shorter.

 

 

You can subscribe to my YouTube Channel, too, but there's not much there yet.

 

 

Order here:

Stamparatus
$49.00

 

Sign up for class here:    Tuesday, 9/25

morning 

evening

 

 

 

 

Have an exceptional day!!!

 

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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The deals just keep comin!!!

 

It's another amazing month of deals!!

 

I'll share in a sec, but first I have to share a fun event!

 

We had Shannon West, our Demonstrator Development Manager from SU! visit us last night for a simple Meet & Greet.

 

I went to a dinner beforehand with other leaders in the area; somewhere there will be pics of that, but I don't have them yet.

 

It was a simple, fun night to get to know Shannon and other demos in the area!

 

Here's Shannon and all of my team that could make it:

Arlene, Diane, Nadine, Shannon and Steph at the Grand Rapids Meet & Greet with Shannon WestArlene, Diane, Nadine, Shannon, me

 

I had to share a story with Shannon, because SHE'S the one that made the adorable chick card at OnStage (with the honeycomb embellishment belly?) and showed us her technique of how you could mail it?

 

You know--the one I copied at a Hostess Appreciation Party a few years ago?

 

She enjoyed hearing my story--but I didn't have her laughing/crying for 10 minutes like she had me when she did it! ;)

 

When Todd heard who our DDM was/who we were meeting with (the chick story), he said, "oh SHE'LL be fun." 

 

 

I have a sample pics from there, too, but I'll share those later.

 

 

FIRST DEAL:

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Do you remember these?

Spend $50 in August (before shipping/tax), get a $5 coupon code to use in September!

REMEMBER:

  • SAVE YOUR CODES!!! They can't be reissued, and they will arrive in a SINGLE email per order.
  • "Whether you have 1 code or 7, they will look like this":
  • BONUS DAYS email screenshot
  • Especially considering many of you will use them in your clubs, anyway...if you'd like to forward me the email, I will keep track of them for you; you can always redeem them on your own, but I'll have them if I need for your club order. (You can use this "service" even if you're not in a club, but just want them safe.)
  • You can earn August 1-31; you can only redeem September 1-30.
  • You can redeem online or through me.
  • There are NO LIMITS to the number of codes you can earn at one time OR redeem at one time! Your order total just has to be more than the total value of the codes being used.
  • All standard minimum shipping applies online.

 

 

SECOND DEAL--exclusive product bundle:

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Get in the mood to create something full of colors and seasons! Introducing the all-new, limited-time Color Your Season products:

 
  • Blended Seasons Stamp Set, an exclusive 10-piece wood- or clear-mount stamp set with images for every season (also available in French)!
  • Stitched Season Framelits Dies, a coordinating stitched die that includes stitching on both the positive and negative images!
  • (wood bundle / clear bundle)
  • Watercolor Pencils in 10 new colors! Note: These Watercolor Pencils may be available in a future publication.
  • Please note: The bundle includes the stamp set and dies only. It does not include the Watercolor Pencils.
 
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Don't forget to subscribe to Paper Pumpkin if you want a little craft event to arrive in your mailbox every month!

 

 

Here's the video for the adorable July kit:

 

 

 

 

CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE TO PAPER PUMPKIN MONTHLY!

  • Fun kits are delivered right to your mailbox!! All you need is your favorite adhesive and possibly scissors.
  • You can subscribe any time (by the 10th of the month for the "current" month).
  • You can cancel any time (all changes--again--by the 10th).
  • And you can even just skip a month--say if you're on vacation.

 

 

Ok, that's all I can find/remember at the moment!!

 

 

Of course, if you have any questions, let me know!

 

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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Thinlits Versatility!

 

Before I share my project with you, I have fabulous news!

 

Yesterday I earned enough points for NEXT YEAR'S CRUISE to the Greek Isles!!!

SO EXCITING!!!

 

Thank you so much for YOUR part in helping me earn it!!

 

 

And.......we are 33 days from our Alaskan Cruise!

It seems so unreal!

 

 


 

 

Ok, so back to the real world. ;)

 

I had a fun New Catalog Open House last week!

 

As promised, we used the amazing Broadway Birthday bundle--in colors specific to the suite:

 

Broadway Bound Suite, pg 68, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

 

We used the thinlits a little differently here--simply embossing with it for one piece, in addition to cutting another one out....

 

 

Here's the thinlit we used, along with the outside frame that's cut out.

(We stamped the inside white piece for our card.)

 

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We EMBOSSED the Basic Black cardstock with the new Embossing Mats.

 

So the black frame has embossed circles rather than circles cut out of it (like the white frame).

 

We cut around the outside frame with our Paper Snips.

 

Broadway Bound Suite, pg 68, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

 

 

Here's a video to show you how it's done--with the new Embossing Mats from Stampin' Up!:

(It makes our thinlits so versatile!!)

 

 

 

I have one more quick mention for you.

 

We ALSO used the Stamparatus for this card--the dots on WISH.

It's so great!!

 

But I have to be honest that I really don't think the Stamparatus is needed for it!

 

WISH is so big, and the set is photopolymer, so it's pretty easy to line up!

 

 

Here's my supply list for this card:

Big Shot
$110.00

 

 

Shop online 24/7!

 

 

 

Have a wonderful day!!

 

 

ps: Does everyone realize the Fourth of July is a week from today????

 

That's just shocking to me!!

Somehow I keep thinking there's another week in there!

 

With that in mind, our next Craft the Night Away is also next week: Saturday, July 7, 6pm-midnight. RSVP HERE

 

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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Quite the SPLASH of color!!

 

As I mentioned last week, the bundle that REALLY caught my eye in the catalog this year was part of the Broadway Bound Suite (pg 68-69.)

 

I mean who can resist this page???

 

Broadway Bound Suite, pg 68, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

 

I keep thinking that's Melon Mambo; but it's Lovely Lipstick.

 

Color Comparisons.dark pinks vs red

 

 

 

Here's what I did with the set and a little of the DSP:

 

Broadway Bound bundle, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

Remember I was telling you (in person, at least) about using the Stamparatus to stamp thank you, thank you, thank you?

 

Well, I used it here for my WISH.

 

SO MUCH FUN!!!

 

Hey--here's the video to remind you of what I'm talking about:

 

 

 

 

 

And here's everything I used:

(click any item to order)

Stamparatus
$49.00
Big Shot
$110.00

 

 

 

Have a wonderful day!!

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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Hot off the press!

 

Happy Monday!!!

 

I have good news for you!

 

My Color Coaches are ready!!

 

Those who preordered have first shot at them.

Then it's first come, first serve--while supplies last!!

 

You can earn one FREE this month with any $75 order (again, while supplies last.)

 

AND if you also use hostess code RVJF9QNA for this order by June 7, you'll be entered into a drawing for $25 of FREE PRODUCT as part of my Stamparatus Mystery Party!

 

 

Now I have another LOAD OF NEW VIDEOS for you!

Is it too early for popcorn??? :D

 

 

Enjoy!!!

 

SUITES:

 

 

 

 

 

 

BUNDLES:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(SHARED LAST WEEK:)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Have a wonderful day and week!

 

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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Ready, Set, GO!!!

 

The new Stampin' Up! Catalog is alive and well!!

 

Click here to order anytime:

 

Shop online 24/7!

 

 

REMEMBER 2 THINGS:

 

1) My Stamparatus Mystery Party is happening now!!

 

From NOW thru Thursday, June 7, if you order your Stamparatus (or a $49 order) using hostess code RVJF9QNA, you'll be entered into a drawing for $25 of FREE PRODUCT.

I'll draw the name randomly and announce the winner Friday morning, June 8.

Don't forget to copy/paste the hostess code and APPLY IT in your shopping bag!

 

Click the pic to order the Stamparatus: 

 

Stamparatus
$49.00

 

 

2) In June any $75 order placed through me, will receive a FREE Color Coach!**

  • offer is completely **while supplies last
  • all May preorders will be filled first
  • this offer CAN be combined with my Stamparatus Mystery Party as long as you use that hostess code

 

 

2018 Color Coach

 

 

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I have one more video for you for today.

This is a big ticket item--that needs a little explaining.

These edgelits look so cool!!

And of course, the colors Tanner demos are spectacular!

 

 

 

 

 

Have an amazing weekend!!

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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Today's the big day!!!!

 

The new Stampin' Up! Catalog goes live today at noon, Mountain Time!!

 

 

Just to whet your appetite a little more, I have a quick cool video Stampin' Up! shared with us about the process of making our AMAZING Designer Series Paper.

 

 

 

Loved seeing behind the scenes!

 

 

Now here's the video that shows all the paper.

 

Make sure you expand the frame and watch it on the biggest screen you've got, so you can get a good look at it!!! :D

 



 

 

I'll be back with more later!

 

Have a fabulous day!!

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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Stamparatus sample + videos again!

 

YOU CAN ORDER THE STAMPARATUS JUNE 1!! (noon MT)

 

And I know a few people for whom this is at the TOP of their wish list!

 

We made this card at one of my clubs last month.

 

Waterfront, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

We used the Stamparatus for the mountains and trees.

 

 

 

Do you know what the Stamparatus is?

 

It is:

  • a positioning tool for photopolymer and clear mount stamps
  • PERFECT for the OCD/Perfectionist
  • wonderful for the rest of us, too!
  • FAR better--incomparably so--than the Stamp-a-ma-jig
  • the best on the market! (SU! knew what they were doing!)
  • a potential lifesaver
  • FABULOUS!! (just ask Ann....blew her mind!!!)
  • $49

 

It can help you:

  • stamp your image(s) exactly where you want it
  • do that MULTIPLE times (several of the same project)
  • do that easily with 4 different stamps (2 plates, 4 sides = 4 stamps)
  • stamp an image again that you didn't ink up well enough!! (it stamps right back in the same place!!)
  • stamp the same image several times evenly on the same project--stacked in columns:
    • thank you
    • thank you
    • thank you
  • do lots more things, I'm sure !

 

 

 

What should YOU do???

 

TAKE TIME TO WATCH THE VIDEOS!!! PLEASE.

Even if you only have time to watch 1 a day--come back!!

 

It's an amazing tool that you'll love; and it will help you get familiar with it before you buy it/use it.

 

When you do buy it, BE EXTREMELY CAREFUL with the magnets!

They are VERY STRONG and BRITTLE.

 

For whoever asked recently, YES, there are replacements available for $12/set of 2.

 

 

Btw, in the above card, the Soft Sky color and Smoky Slate Gingham Ribbon is retiring.

 

 

Before I give you the videos, don't forget to preorder your Color Coach!

They will be:

  • $8 if you pick it up
  • $13 if I mail it to you
  • FREE if you spend $75 in June with me.

 

PLEASE TAKE THE 5-min SURVEY TO PREORDER YOURS!

CLICK HERE FOR THE SURVEY by May 21!

 

 

 

Enjoy the videos!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Have an amazing rest of your day!!

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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My favorite little spot on the beach

 

Oh doesn't the beach sound perfect???

I have been absolutely enjoying our sunshine recently!!

 

It's a bit chilly for the typical sunbathing type beaching, but I'm ok with that.

 

 

This month my clubs and I enjoyed a little beach action! :D

 

Waterfront, Colorful Seasons, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

 

AND we got some practice with my Stamparatus!

 

It won't be available to order (if you didn't reserve one already) until the catalog goes live June 1.

 

BUT--practicing now will get us ready!

 

 

I know some of you haven't watched the technique videos yet, so I'm gonna post them toward the bottom of this post again.

 

They're so helpful!!

 

 

 

I have a quick question for you though.....

Do you remember you can CUT YOUR PHOTOPOLYMER STAMPS?

 

I did that with my "just breathe." cuz I wanted the words above each other.

 

You can do it with your red rubber Clear Mount stamps, too...

BUT photopolymer is so much easier to cut through AND "put back together!"

 

All you have to do is mount the photopolymer stamps back together again right on the same block--just as if they were never cut!

 

It makes them that much more versatile!

 

 

Ok, first the list: 

Big Shot
$110.00

 

 

 And here are the Stamparatus videos:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thanks for stopping by today!!

 

I'll be back tomorrow with details on the new sneak peek Share What You Love bundles--plus the class I'm having with them!

 

 

Have a fabulous week!!

 

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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Another SURE THING...

 

I have a few things for you today...

 

#1  Last night I realized another SURE THING that's gonna retire:

 

ALL DESIGNER SERIES PAPER (DSP).

 

The only possible exception is the Fresh Florals DSP Stack (big pad of all the 2017-2019 In Colors.)

 

 

Stampin' Up! does it every year.

They want our catalogs fresh.

 

 

So keep that in mind if you have some favorites--full catalog or Occasions.

 

They won't come back.

 

The rest of the Retired List will be posted after 1pm (MT).

 

 

 

 

#2  We're still close to SAB and I never shared this cutie:

 

Party Pandas (SAB), www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

 

 

 

#3  I have an important Stamparatus Tips Video for you.

 

Many of you have the Stamparatus in your hands; many more of you will be using one at my clubs/classes.

 

It comes with VERY STRONG magnets, which are also VERY BRITTLE.

 

Please WATCH THIS VIDEO for tips on how to take care of them--and also to see what can happen if you don't:

 

 

 

 

Have a spectacular day!!

 

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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