Scrapbooking with Stamps – Part 2

Welcome back! Sorry it took me a bit to get back here with installment two, but here it is. This time we’re using stamps as a border. Repeating a stamped image is a great way to add a little pizzazz to a page and by using an image out of the same stamp set as an accent (the heart), it’s easy to coordinate the page. I used the “Best Friends Forever” stamp set (page 90 in the catalog). You can see in the full picture here that I actually used my first tip of using stamps as backgrounds on this page, too. I stamped the same image I used for the border as a background for my title. I love the new Labels Framelits for creating titles… it really works well to add a little emphasis. These pictures were taken at the Stampin’ Up convention in July 2011. They had a “Product Park” set up featuring all the new products in these cute little vignettes. Every time I went back to look, I always found something new… fun! The paper I used here is the new Sale-A-Bration paper, which you can earn free beginning today with every $50 order. Check

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Leadership swaps – Part 2

So as promised here is the second batch of Leadership swaps that I received last week in Phoenix. I actually received a TON more, but I just picked out a handful of my favorites. If you are in my classes or clubs or at my workshops in the coming weeks, I’ll try and remember to bring them with me so you can take a peek for yourself! Made by: Ann Driscoll Made by: Julie Collins Made by: Amy Cloncs Made by: Denise DeLawter Made by: Susan G. Peters Made by: Christine Ekrem

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