Watercooler Wednesday Challenge

Are you up for the challenge?  This week, Libby has chosen a unique challenge for us – a colour challenge, using Black on White. AND – it’s a ‘Simply Stamping’ challenge – which means: “Simply Stamping” is a return to basics. We expect either one single stamped layer or a base […] Read more »

2 Week Challenge – PCCCS214

Ok, all you people who say you can’t get a challenge card done in 1 week – for this challenge, you have 2 weeks! I think this is an awesome sketch; you can use just about any stamp set you want, you get to create a textured background, and use […] Read more »

New Holiday Preview with the Blogging Friends

Welcome to the October Blog Hop with the Blogging Friends!  Each month we choose a theme for our hop, and this month we’ve chosen to share with you some of our favourite new products from the Holiday Catalogue. In case you’ve never taken one of our hops before, you may […] Read more »

Paper Craft Crew Challenge – Sketch #210

Are  you ready for a new sketch challenge, now that the kids are back to school, and the routine is starting to normalize?!  I know it’s been hectic around my house, and carving out stamping time is always precious. We have a great sketch challenge for you this week: There’s […] Read more »

‘Masking’ for a Happy Hallowe’en!

Are you ready for the ghouls, goblins, fairies and creatures to come knocking at your door tonight?  Are you like me,  and had to replenish your candy supply?!  ha ha ha!  Oh well – we don’t get that many trick-or-treaters any more; not many young families left in our neighbourhood. […] Read more »

A Busy Week

How has your week been, my stamping friend?  I hope it’s been a good one for you! I’ve been keeping busy, prepping for this weekend’s Blogging Friends Blog Hop ( I hope you’ll check it out this Sunday!), some upcoming classes and tonight’s Technique Junquies Club. Our technique club meets […] Read more »

Buying Candy, and not Eating It (all)

Ha ha ha!!  Have you ever done that, before Hallowe’en?  I say to myself “I’m going to avoid the shopping rush, and get the trick-or-treat candy now.  That way I get the good stuff, and I’m prepared”.    So you bring it home, tuck it in the cupboard or closet….then […] Read more »

Blogging Friends Blog Hop!

Welcome to the FIRST ever “Blogging Friends Blog Hop!” Who are the ‘Blogging Friends’?   Until a month ago, we were a group of Stampin’ Up! demonstrators located all across the U.S. and Canada who had never met before.  Well, actually, we still haven’t met yet (in person). . . But, […] Read more »

Thank You! & Weekly Deals

Hello stamping friends!! Before I share the Weekly Deals with you, I just wanted to take a moment and tell you how much I appreciate your comments and support!  I’m thrilled that my projects for the Wacky Watercooler and the Creation Station blog hops were so well received; to know […] Read more »

PCCCS162 – Paper Craft Crew Sketch Challenge

Welcome stamping friends to another sketch challenge with the Paper Craft Crew!   It is so great seeing you participate in our challenges – you sure do make some fabulous cards!  We have another great sketch for you to work from this week; I decided to have some fun and […] Read more »