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What A Girl Wants 2015

Tomorrow!!!!! See you or be a square.

How Does Your Garden Grow?

Supplies 
Flower punch.  Small scallop circle punch Foam block Hershey Kisses Wild Wasabi paper for grass Wilton Lollipop sticks  An old cheese serving tray as garden base Lots and lots of hot glue
This is the behind the scenes for my "garden".
I have a big event next week with about 800 in attendance. My name will be on the back of my flowers as attaching a biz card just wouldn't work in this case. 
If I can get my name to 100 new people will most likely lead to a few new contacts. 
Attach flower center first. 
To attach the lolly sticks lay flower upside down on table. Place glue. Place stick and twist in glue to soread. It is actually quite secure. 
To attach the kiss put a small bead of glue on the flower center. Place Kiss and twist to spread glue. 
Set is all aside for a half hour before you fill your garden to make sure the glue is cooled. 
I will be printing and punching out in the 1 3/4" scallop circle punch my "business card" and attaching to the back of the lol…

Framelits from Stampin' Up! Information

Each Sizzix Framelits by Stampin' Up! Is stamped with the catalog item number. That way when you have a mess of them to put away on your table as I often do, you know which package them came from. 
Thanks for stopping by, Sandy

Hello Life Project Kit Tips in Google Docs Format

https://docs.google.com/document/d/11gK-mS__CFVDFDteIBBfMIqYytRLYZBEtsXk-pxUX5k/edit

I hope this link works for retrieving Hello Life Project Kit Tips as a Google Docs document.



Hello Life Project Kit Tips

I hope you are all enjoying the fabulous products Stampin' Up! has put together in the Occasions 2015 catalog. I love the Hello Life Project Kit 137949 on page 6 of Occasions 2015.

In putting together the kit I have come up with what I believe are more concise directions that make assembly quicker and easier. Also these directions include information for Stampin' Up! Demonstrators that make class production much easier. For Demonstrators, this is really a no brainer as far as offering as a class. You have no prep. Grab a few tools, order the stamp set so you and your customers can share it, and have your customers kit shipped to your house so they don't forget them for class. I am excited to offer this class this spring.

Please let me know if I have been remiss in my instructions. I would love to post alternate versions people have come up with using extra supplies or alternate colors


Hello Life Project 137949 Kit Tips

(This is geared more for Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators hol…

Diva Blog Hop January - The All NEW Review

(You have arrived from Denise if you are following the Diva Blog Hop)

January is a new year and that means a new Occasions Catalog from Stampin' Up! Our blog hop theme is month is New.

I am excited for "new" Blendabilities colors, like the new Pink Pirouette trio from Stampin' Up! As luck would have it I actually won the stamp set I will be using and the Blendabilities trio pack at a special new catalog launch party Stampin' Up! threw for us Demonstrators. It was almost as if the prize was hand picked.


Stamps:  Love is Kindness 137131 (from the Occasions Catalog page 32) Inks: Memento Ink Pad Black 132708 Papers: Pink Pirouette 111351, Whisper White 100730, Basic Black 121045, Back to Black DSP 133700 Accessories: Pink Pirouette Blendabilities Trio 133625, Wild Wasabi Blendabilities Trio 133624,  Basic Black 1/8" Taffeta Ribbon 119261, dimensionals 104430, Glue Dots 103683 \

When coloring with Blendabilities, it is a personal choice whether you start with th…

What A Girl Want coming soon

Tim Mahoney from The Voice will be performing from 7-9. Gonna be a spectacular night.

Koala Cuteness

Close up of the Koala focal point
Stamps: Kind Koala 134360 Inks: Memento 132708 Papers: Smokey Slate, Rich Razzleberry, Basic Black, Whisper White Accessories: Doilies 129399,  Blendabilities Coastal Cabana Trio 131000, Blendabilities Trio Rich Razzleberry 131003, Bakers Twine White 124262, Rhinestones 119246, Large Polka Dot TIEF 133739, Floral Frames Framelits 127012Dimensionals 104430
Getting ready for our Saturdays event featuring Oaccasions and Sale-A-Bration catalog items. I am demonstrating Blendabilities. I have been working on lots of fresh samples for the event. 
Did you know because Blendabilities are alcohol based they will color on many things. I colored the rhinestone and the doily with them. No bleeding to worry about. 
What have you tried coloring with Blendabilities or alcohol based markers?
Thank you for stopping by!  Happy stamping, Sandy


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