Stampin' Up Hey Chick Watercolor pencils

Tool Tuesday: Watercolor Pencils

Are you ready for another Tuesday Tool? Well today, we will talk about the Watercolor Pencils. You can use them alone to color stamped images or use them with a blender pen, watercolor brushes or Aqua Painter for beautiful effects on your project. They come in 13 Stampin' Up colors.

Features and Benefits:

  • High quality
  • smooth color pencils
  • color matches Stampin' Up colors
  • Perfect for Watercoloring

These just came out in the Occasions Catalog, and they are wonderful. They have been very popular and were on back order, they are available now!! Here is a cute card I made using the Watercolor pencils. This Hey Chick stamp is one of the FREE stamps you can get during Sale-a-bration, it's actually the #1 sale-a-bration item!!!!

How fun is that?? The Hey Chick stamp is so cute, add a fun fold and viola!!

Here's a video from Stampin' Up about the Watercolor Pencils.

Have a great day!! Click here to order!!

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Stampin' Up T-Shirt Builder Dallas Cowboy Scrapbook page and popcorn box and treats

Saturday Series: T-Shirt Builder

On Saturdays I like to share ideas that use a specific stamp or theme!! So I have finally caught up from the holidays and knew what I was gonna do for this Saturday Series!! I am so excited about the Dallas Cowboy game today!! I have been a Cowboy fan since I was a little girl, and dreamed of being a Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader. So how awesome is it when your team makes it to the play-offs, first time in about 20 years!! All this excitement made me grab the T-shirt Builder stamp set and get busy!! So to capture this moment I made some treats and a scrapbook page. I hope you like it!!

How fun is that??

The Scrapbook page is a pretty simple design, So I have space for all those victory pictures!! To make this page, I used the Star Framelits to make the stars and layered the stars using Silver Foil and Night of Navy. I stamped the Night of Navy background with the #1 from the T-Shirt Builder stamp set. To make the Cowboy shirt I printed "Cowboys" out on my computer on Whisper White cardstock, then I stamped the shirt with Smoky Slate. This stamp set is photopolyer (see through) so that made it so easy to line up. I added  the small star on the shirt from the Popcorn box thinlit set.

Here's a closer look at the right lower corner of the page!! Super fun!!!

Tell me this isn't the cutest popcorn box you have ever seen!!! I just squealed when I was done!!! I cut the Popcorn box out of Chocolate Chip cardstock, using the Popcorn thinlit. To make the "stitches" I just cut small strips of Whisper White and adhered them on there.  To make the star, I used the Star Framelits and layered them to cut out the center. 

***if you haven't ever used the Popcorn Box thinlit, it cuts and scores for you. All you have to do is assemble!! Quick and easy!!

No football party is complete without chocolate!! I found these chocolates at Party City and they match perfectly!! I used the 2 x 8 bags and a fun tag!! I just love these!! I made 12 of them!! How fun is that!! I used the Metallic Ribbon that is FREE right now with a $50 order, right now during Sale-a-bration!!!  Who doesn't like FREE!!

Lined up like this, kinda looks like a defensive line!!!  ha-ha!!

I hope you liked these!! What makes this so great is even if you're not a Cowboy fan....there may be a couple of you out there!! ha-ha!! Just change up the colors and name and have some fun with game days!!!

Here are the supplies I used!!
Have a great day, hope you feel inspired!!

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Stampin' Up Snow Friends Christmas treat

Here's a fun Christmas treat that's quick and simple and CRAZY CUTE!! I am taking this little snowman to work to give out as fun treats!! I think everyone will love them!! See what you think?

  Are these precious??? These are perfect quick and simple treats when you need a lot!! I hope not only do they give my co-workers a sugar rush, but a  big smile!!

Here's a closer look at he cute!!

All you need is 3 powdered donuts, snack bags, a black and orange sharpie, ribbon and some hungry friends!!!!  :))

I made this little sign with the Snow Friends stamp set and matching framelit!!  I think it turned out sooo cute!!

This would make a great gift for co-workers, teachers, neighbors, classmates...  Have fun, hope you feel inspired!!

Have a great day!!

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Stampin' Up Santa's Sleigh Wine topper

I know it has been so long since I have shared on my blog!! Life is good, it just sometimes gets busy, right!!  Today, I wanted to share this super cute wine topper that I made.  I  started with the Santa's Sleigh thinlits and  just kept playing and adding, and well I just LOVE the way this turned out!! Check it out and see what you think...

How fun is that??  Don't ya just love the sparkly paper in the background??  It is actually little flecks of gold foil, perfect for this project. It's from Pop of Pink Designer Series paper, it  just added the right amount of fun here.

I thought this turned out great!! This makes a fun way to give wine, any type of alcohol or sparkling cider!!

Here are the directions:

  1. Garden Green 3 1/2 x 8 1/2", scored at 2 3/4"
  2. Pop of Pink Designer Series paper 3" x 5 1/4"
  3. Sleigh:  bottom part-Gold Foil,  the upper part Real Red
  4. Garden Green for the tree
  5. 'Merry'  was cut out of the Christmas Greetings thinlits using Real Red
  6. I used the Real Red Marker on 'Christmas' from the Candy Cane Christmas set, banner the edges.

I hope you like it!! Thanks for stopping by!! BE SURE to check out this INCREDIBLE SALE at Stampin' Up!! 

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Tool Tuesday-Stampin' Up Fine Tip Glue Pen

Today's Tool Tuesday is the Fine Tip Glue Pen

This glue pen it like no other, it has a super fine tip that allows you to apply glue where you need it....not where you don't!! For me this little guy gets those small pieces stuck down without a problem. Reach for this when you need a just the right amount of glue. The slender precision tip lays down a fine line of glue-great for adhering those delicate paper cuts, tiny embellishments. No more messes!!

Features and Benefits:

  • adheres small hard to attach embellishments, glitter and small put cutouts
  • has a needle tip to prevent it from clogging up
  • 1 0z
  • Acid Free.

Check out this video from Stampin' Up

If you would like to purchase the Fine Tip Glue pen, click here

Have a great day!!

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