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Join me monthly for Cards & Coffee with Me! (New)

  CRAFTS & COFFEE WITH ME CLASS Saturday, March 27, 2021, 1-3:00 pm CST Tuesday, March 30, 2021, 7-9:00 pm CST Saturday, April 24, 2021, 1-3 pm CST Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 7-9 pm CST Saturday, May 22, 2021, 1-3 pm CST Tuesday, May 25, 2021, 7-9 pm CST Saturday, June 26, 2021, 1-3 pm CST Tuesday, June 29, 2021, 7-9 pm CST FREE SKILL LEVEL: All Your Zoom invitation will be mailed three days before event with no class instructions   Grab a beverage of choice, mine will, obviously, be coffee. Probably even the Tuesday night one. Visit and work on whatever projects you want. It will be just like we are in the room, except via Zoom.    Note: I am trying this out for a few months. If there is participation I will continue to hold this event. It will usually be the last Saturday of the month and the following last Tuesday of the month. Schedule adjusting for holidays.    Class is open to anyone, including Demonstrators of Stampin’ Up!   You can register for class until the day before cl

2021 Calendar of Events!!!

  Be sure to mark your calendar!!! Save the dates.   January 5, 2021, January - June 2021 Stampin' Up! Mini Catalog begins January 5, 2021, All Day - First day of Sale-A-Bration Read more! January 5, 2021 – February 28, 2021 Inking of You Online Product Extravaganza Saturday, January 23, 2021, 11 am – 12:30 pm Paper Blooms Zoom Class Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 7-8:30 pm Paper Blooms Zoom Class Saturday, February 6, 2021, 1-3 pm Hello Dear Friend Facebook Live Class Saturday, February 13, 2021, 11-12:30 pm Punch Party Zoom Class Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 7-8:30 pm Punch Party Zoom Class Saturday, February 20, 2021, 11-1pm Berry Blessings Product Suite Zoom Class Saturday, February 27, 2021, 11-12:30 pm Sale-A-Bration Free for all fun Zoom class Sunday, February 28, 2021, All Day - Last Day to earn any Sale-A-Bration items! Saturday, March 13, 2021, 11-12:30 pm Circle Celebrations Zoom Class Tuesday, March 16, 2021, 7-8:30 pm Circle Celebrations Zoom Class More classes TBD   Online

**New** Machine from Stampin' Up! - The Stampin Cut and Emboss Machine, in Two Sizes!!!

  **New - Mini Stampin' Cut & Emboss Machine **New -= Stampin' Cut & Emboss Machine (full size) --STAMPIN’ CUT & EMBOSS MACHINES--   Creating die cuts and embossed designs is easy, thanks to Stampin’ Cut & Emboss! Our die cutting and embossing products do the work so you and your customers can have the fun.  Our Stampin’ Cut & Emboss and Mini Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machines offer multiple die cutting and embossing options for you to share with all types of customers–from beginners to seasoned crafters. Both of our Stampin’ Up!-exclusive machines offer the highest quality and make precise cuts and detailed embossed images every time. They’re also simple to store and easily portable, which makes packing for your events a cinch! They come with all the tools needed to get started right away, making it easy for your customers to have a fantastic die-cutting and embossing experience from the start.   --SO MUCH TO LOVE--   So what sets our machines apart from th

News with Needs A Ribbon and Sandy with Stampin' Up!

  Needs A Ribbon News January 2021   Greetings News Specials Changes Calendar Tips   Fair warning this is lengthy. I provide a recap at the end. There is just so much to share.   Hello my favorite stampers!    We are here! It is 2021 and 2020 is over. Can we say a big Amen we made through a rough year. I do not know anyone who was not touched, in one way or another, by events in 2020.    We had plenty of good news in our family in 2020. My daughter graduated from college and is working fulltime in her field. In fact she is working “overtime” in her field. Ha ha. I reached 15 years as a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator. My husband reached 25 years with his company. My son is nearing his own college graduation. We adopted a rescue cat, who has blended in with our family at age 16, as if she has been here all along. There has been a lot of good to focus on!   As we start 2021 it is that happy time at Stampin’ Up! when we Sale-A-Brate! Sale-A-Bration (which to keep me from typing that every time


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