More Shares from My Creative Fold Challenge

Today I am back sharing some more amazing Creative Folds created by members of my Stamp Family during a recent challenge I gave them.  Today's card is another one that was created by Joyce Coppens from Williamson, New York.   It is called a Four Fold Card.  

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Joyce used the Lift ME Up Bundle which features a stamp set with 16 rubber stamps that come in wood or clear mount, plus a matching framelits die set that has 15 dies called Up & Away.  She also used the Designer Series Paper fold in the Occasions Catalog called Falling in Love.

Here are the sizes for this card that Joyce shared with me.  This is not a creative fold I have done yet, but it is on my Creative Fold Bucket List.

Base is made out of two pieces:
5.5 x 11.5
Place 11.5 across top of score board and score at .25, 3.75, and 7.25 inches
Place 5.5 (with .25 inch section) across top of scoreboard and score at 5/8 from top down to
last score and stop
Remove (cut out) the 5/8 section

2.75 x 4.25
Attach to .25 inch tab of base piece

Layer and/or stamp as desired

Layers on this card: (includes front not shown)
Solid coordinating color
2) 2.5 x 4 inches
2) 3.25 x 4-5/8 inches
1) 4 x 5.25 inches
White card stock
2) 2.25 x 3.75 inches
2) 3 x 4-3/8 inches
1) 3.75 x 5
Designer series paper
2) 1.75 x 2-1/8 inches
2) 2.25 x 2-7/8 inches
1) 2.75 x 3-5/8 inches

Thanks Joyce for sharing this Creative Fold Card.



Check Out This Adorable Easter Box Card.

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So excited to share with you today in my Creative Fold Video Series, this adorable Easter Box Card.  I am doing this card this coming weekend during my Stamping in the Woods Retreat.  I know the ladies will adore it.  Have you ever been to one of my Stamp Retreats?   If not you need to plan to attend one in the fall.

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This card is so adorable standing up, but it lays flat for mailing.  So when you send it, it looks adorable in the envelope too.

This card is a first for me to have a video and a full free PDF to go with it.  So not only will you be able to watch the video for insight on how I created this card, but you will have a PDF to link too at the bottom of this post to get printable directions? Sure hope you like this added feature.

I used two different bundles for this card.  First the Basket Bunch Bundle and the second the Lift Me Up Bundle.   I hope you like how I created my clouds with the masking and the White Craft Ink.

And you can't help but notice all the glimmer from the Glimmer Paper Assortment Pack that you can get free now through March 31, or while supplies last during our biggest sale of the year Sale-a-Bration.

Time is ticking away on Sale-a-Bration, so don't delay get your free items.  Don't forget Ultimate Bundle will also be gone soon.  Don't know what the Ultimate Bundle is?  It is a change to get over $250 worth of Stampin' Up! Product for only $99 with free shipping.  But it is also give you the change to Test Drive Stampin' Up! and see if all the benefits, like a minimum 20% discount is right for you.   Don't let this great opportunity pass you by JOIN NOW.


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Won't You Join Me?

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Won't you join me for our final farewell to Sale-a-Bration during club classes this month?  Remember you don't have to be a club member to attend.   You just need to RSVP a week in advance, pay a fee of $8 or purchase $25 during class, and bring your own adhesive.

This month the classes in my stamp studio in Jefferson, Ohio will be held on Tuesday March 21 from one until 6 p.m.  You can pop in anytime during those times.  Or you can come on Saturday morning from 10 a.m. until noon.

If you live in the Warren Ohio area, I also do the club there.  This month it will be on Wednesday March 22.

I have lots of fun things planned on my calendar in the coming months.  Make sure you check them out.  I am even headed back to the Rochester, New York area for another full day of stamping.  Sure would like to see you at an upcoming event.

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  • June 17 Annual Garage Sale/Mystery Hostess Held at 11 E. Jefferson St., Jefferson, OH  Garage Sale is open to the Public  My Customers are welcome to bring items for garage sale to sell and attend Mystery Hostess Event
  • August Stamping in the Woods August 19-20  Registration Opens to Demonstrators in my Stamp Family on June 15.  If we don’t fill it will open to everyone on July 1st.  Registration closes on July 25 or when full Cost is $190


More Creative Fold Shares.

I have another Creative Fold Share from my Stamp Family Challenge.  This one is from Margie Vandergraff, from Noblesville, IN.  Margie created a beautiful Peek-a-Boo Flip Card.

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This is the front of Margie's card.  She used the In Color Peekaboo Peach, pretty fitting for a Peek-a-boo Card wouldn't you say?  She used the Peekaboo Peach Ink, Card Stock, 2016-2018 Designer Series Paper and  2016-2018 In Color Enamel Dots.

The stamp set she chose for her creative fold is Swan Lake which you can find in the Occasions Catalog.  Here is the card open.

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Here are the measurements to make this card:

Here are the dimensions to make this card.

  • 8 1/2" x 11" Peekaboo Peach Card Stock scored at the 5 1/2" and then cut at the 4 1/4" making two A2 cards
  • Take one of the 4 1/4" x 11" pieces and cut at 8 1/4"
  • Take the other one and cut at 5 3/4"
  • 4 1/4" x 8 1/4" Whisper White scored at 4 1/4"

 I did a video on how to cut this card, it a very simple creative fold.  Give it a try and then share your creations.


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How To Add Color To Your Stamps

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Today's video is a quick tip on how to add color to your stamps to make a word jump out.  I used the fun Bundle Cool Treats, found in the Occasions Catalog.  This bundle has the stamp set, called Cool Treats, that has 36 photopolymer stamps and a set of 17 matching framelit dies, in the Frozen Treat collection.

I used the new Lace Doilies for accent, along with Silver Foil for the spoon, and Very Vanilla, Blushing Bride and Early Espresso Card Stock to build my dish of ice cream.

The sizes of card stock I used for this card are:

I also used the Stitches Framelits Dies.  You can't find these dies in a catalog, as they are an early release.  I think they add so much to a card.  And match the Layering Oval, Squares and Circles Framelits.  You really get a lot of bang for your buck with these framelits.

Speaking of bang for your buck.  Why don't you give Stampin' Up! a Test Drive and purchase the Ultimate Bundle the Starter Kit?  This is the best time of the year to join Stampin' Up! and see what it's all about.  Not only will you get up to $251 worth of product for just $99, plus free shipping, you will get a discount on your future purchases.   That means product from the new catalog.  Not to mention you will be the first to see the new product. 

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Don't Be Disappointed When They Are Gone

It's that time of the year, when we start running low on supplies with the Sale-a-Bration Promotion, because they are while supplies last.

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The card tin is the first to be gone.  So don't delay as we get closer to the end of Sale-a-Bration you will find more items not being available.

The same goes for the Occasions Catalog.  We will find out what will not be carried over from that catalog soon.  Then that will be while supplies last.  We do know, that all the bundles in the Occasions will be gone.  Product may be available individually, but bundle prices will be gone.  So make sure you get those bundles you want at the discount.

PLAN AHEAD SO YOU ARE NOT DISAPPOINTED when it comes to the annual catalog.

It's that time of the year again......Stampin' Up! products will be retiring in a couple of months from the main catalog.  Every year, many of the Retiring In Color products sell out even before the retiring list is revealed!  I always recommend stocking up on your favorite colors NOW, before there is a chance they are gone!!!   And the perfect time is during Sale-a-Bration when you can earn Free Items with a $50 purchase.

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Do you have the stamp pads???  Make sure to purchase refills!  They always seem to sell out fast.

What is your favorite retiring color?  Mine is the Tip Top Taupe.  Do you like the color???  Make sure to stock up on card stock and Designer Series Papers!


Current Catalogs

2016/17 Annual Catalog View Here

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Sale-a-Bration View Here

Additional Sale-a-Bration Items View Here

Holiday Catalog Carry Over List Here

Clearance Rack View Here

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BIG NEWS! The upcoming April Paper Pumpkin Kit was designed by our very own CEO Sara Douglas! The kit will be including a FREE gift inside every April box! It's going to be a surprise! We all love surprises right? I know I can't wait!!

Reminder to all of you that if you purchase a 3-Month pre-paid subscription, you qualify for a FREE Sale-A-Bration item! Subscribe by 3/31 to qualify for the sale price and the free Sale-A-Bration choice.

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New Product with A Creative Gate Fold Card

Lots of fun new sets from the Occasions and Sale-a-Bration Catalogs used in this video to create a creative fold card.  My assistant, Jodie Daniels, made this card for upcoming club class.  So glad to have some helping with the creative juices as some days are harder then other to be creative.

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This is the front of the card and it uses the Balloon Adventures and the Big on Birthday Stamp Sets.  Along with the Balloon Bouquet Punch and the Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack.  But then when you open it up you will find the Reverse Words Stamp Set.  This stamp set gives you a totally different look and it is feel with a $50 order now through March 31.

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The Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack has so many cheery colors perfect for a birthday card.

The sizes of card stock used are:


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Current Catalogs

2016/17 Annual Catalog View Here

Occasions Catalog View Here

Sale-a-Bration View Here

Additional Sale-a-Bration Items View Here

Holiday Catalog Carry Over List Here

Clearance Rack View Here

Join My Stamp Family and Get the Ultimate Bundle Here

Another Shutter Card Design

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Here is another Shutter Card Creative Fold that was done by Joyce Coppens from Williamson, NY.  She won third place with this creative fold, during my creative fold challenge to my Stamp Family.

All shutter cards are basically the same, you just cut and score in different places.  Love the Designer Series Paper Joyce used the Blooms and Bliss.  And look how nice the Avant Garden the free Sale-a-Bration Stamp looks with this designer paper.

Here are the directions Joyce shared on how to create this shutter card.

This Shutter Card is made from two pieces:

The base is 6" x 12"

Place 12" side across top of score board and score at 2", 4", 6", 8", and 10"
(Valley fold, mountain fold, valley fold, mountain fold, and valley fold)

Place 6" across top of trimmer and right side of paper at 5" 
With blade at 2", cut from 2" up to 10" (first score to last score)
Rotate 180 degrees and repeat.

Place 12" across top of trimmer and right side of paper at 10"
With blade at 1", cut from bottom horizontal cut up to top horizontal cut
Rotate 180 degrees and repeat.

Remove center rectangle cut out

Continuing with 12" across top of trimmer:
Cut vertical 1/2 inch slots from inner cuts (top and bottom) of rectangle at 3", 5", 7", and 9".

Second piece is 4" x 8"
With 8" across top of score board, score at 2", 4", and 6"
(Valley fold, mountain fold, and valley fold)

Insert the 4" x 8" piece into the slots of the 6" x 12" piece

Layer and/or stamp as desired.

Sounds hard but once you do it once it's a snap.

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Pop-Out Creative Fold

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Today's post is another Creative Fold Card, that was made for my recent challenge to demonstrators in my Stamp Family.    This is a creative fold I can't wait to use, as I had never seen before.  It is called a Pop Out Creative Fold.

The card was made by Leigh Amburgey from Mentor, OH.  Leigh has a blog you will want to check out for some more great card ideas.

I love the front of the card.  It uses the Party Animal Designer Series Paper and the Dapper Denim 3/8" Ruched Ribbon.  But the best part for me are those adorable little candle.  Do you know where they are from?  I had no clue.  They are from the Cutie Pie Thinlits and she used the Gold Glitz on the flames.

And once you remove the Belly Band, you have the Pop Out.  All done with a standard 4 1/4" x 11" piece of card stock.  It is simply scored  along the 11" side at the 2 3/4", 5 1/2", and the 7 3/4".

Leigh used the Layering Circles for the Pop Out.  It is attached with a card stock braces on each side that measures 1/2" x 1". There is no doubt I will be doing this card in the near future to add to my Creative Fold Videos, so stay tune.

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The sizes of card stock used for this card are"

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