New Color Week: Day 5!

Happy Friday! I have to admit Fridays don’t have the same joy as they used to have when I worked 9 to 5 — but that’s because every day feels like Friday to me! I love being able to be my own boss, set my own schedule and save time for what is important to me. And with that in mind, I want to share the amazing starter kit deal with you today. If you are finding a lot of new stamping toys you “must” have for your craft room, listen up. 🙂 Did you know that for just $99 plus tax, you can select $125 worth of product of your choice… anything out of the catalog? Well, you can. And you know what’s even better? You get a 20% discount on anything else you order moving forward (for as long as you’re an active demonstrator). There is no obligation to sell or host events (you can totally buy the kit because it’s an amazing deal), but hosting a class or two a month can cover the costs of all your own goodies, or even make you some extra cash to cover a bill or two! If you love to

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New Color Week… Day 1!

Stampin’ Up launched it’s brand new 2018|2019 annual catalog this past weekend and I had a bunch of fun playing with new toys while at the Just Scrappin’ crop in Rocky Hill, CT. I’ve made eight projects to share with you as part of my “New Color Week.” Each day I’ll share a new project with you right here on the blog (and on my YouTube channel) featuring new colors. Today’s card features Gray Granite, Grapefruit Grove and Soft Sea Foam with a little tiny burst of Coastal Cabana. I love this little Rhino — he is from the brand new Animal Outing Stamp set. It’s a pretty straight forward card, but here are some measurements for you: Gray Granite Base: 8.5 x 5.5 inchesGrapefruit Grove layer (embossed with the Layered Leaves Embossing Folder): 3 3/4 x 4 3/4 inchesVellum Cardstock: 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inchesSoft Sea Foam: 3 x 3 inchesWhisper White: 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 inches Also used on the card were the Whisper White Polka Dot Tulle Ribbon and the Decorative Ribbon Border Punch.Here’s a video showing you how I put together this card: Want to get the 16 new colors (inks, refills and markers)

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