2019 Stampin' Up! Holiday Catalog Launch- Wrapped In Plaid

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Introducing products from the Wrapped in Plaid Suite from the Stampin' Up! Holiday Catalog 2019 for your Christmas crafting!

This cardmaking project was featured on my Holiday Catalog launch on Facebook this week and features the great bundle featuring a great tree punch.  The plaid patterns on the Wrapped In Plaid 6" X 6" Specialty Designer Series Paper [149596] are fun and festive with gold metallic accents.

Don't you love the fresh clean look of this card layout?  It's one of my favorites.

Let's take a look at the recording of the debut on Facebook.

 

 

Lisa's Inklings:

Here are the supplies for today's project.  Just click the links to shop!  Thank you for your support and your business!

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Lisa's Ordering Specials through September 15th!

I am offering some special gifts for ordering from me from September 1st-15th!


1. Place an order of $25- $49 before tax and shipping and receive a pack of the beautiful Noble Peacock Rhinestones (seen below) from me!
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Wink-of-stella-141897Place an order of $100 or more before tax and shipping and receive a pack of the beautiful Noble Peacock Rhinestones AND the Wink of Stella AND another mystery gift... 
PLUS be entered into a drawing for one of the special prizes below!
Please use Host Code: 92ACNFY4
Sept-prizesI will draw from those who qualify for these prizes on September 19, 2019! (Date edited since I will be traveling on the 16th) Winners will be announced on the blog here and on my Facebook page.

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I hope you've enjoyed today's 2019 Stampin' Up! Christmas card idea with new products from the Holiday Catalog. Shop now and get all wrapped up in your holiday crafting!


12 Weeks of 2019 Stampin' Up! Halloween Projects - Week 4

Stampin-up-2019-halloween-wk4-aIt's time for Week 4 of the 12 Weeks of Halloween Projects here on Ink and Inspirations and have we got a cute little package this week!

It is so easy to create these projects when you have the gift and the recipient in mind.  This one will hold a special Halloween treat for the granddaughters.

If you haven't discovered the To Every Season Bundle (En) [153051] on pp. 50-51- of the Stampin' Up! Holiday Catalog, let me introduce you!  Whether you are beginning or seasoned paper crafter, you will love this multi-season set and coordinating mini punch pack!

Let's take a look at today's video for this cute little treat bag!

Lisa's Inklings:

Stampin-up-2019-halloween-wk4-cHere are the supplies for today's Halloween project.  Just click on the photos below to order!  Thank you for your support and your business!

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Lisa's Ordering Specials through September 15th!

I am offering some special gifts for ordering from me from September 1st-15th!


1. Place an order of $25- $49 before tax and shipping and receive a pack of the beautiful Noble Peacock Rhinestones (seen below) from me!
Please use Host Code: 92ACNFY4

Noble-peacock-rhinestones-149494Place an order of $50-$99 before tax and shipping and receive a pack of the beautiful Noble Peacock Rhinestones (above) AND a Wink of Stella Brush (below) from me!
Please use Host Code: 92ACNFY4

Wink-of-stella-141897Place an order of $100 or more before tax and shipping and receive a pack of the beautiful Noble Peacock Rhinestones AND the Wink of Stella AND another mystery gift... 
PLUS be entered into a drawing for one of the special prizes below!
Please use Host Code: 92ACNFY4
Sept-prizesI will draw from those who qualify for these prizes on September 19, 2019! (Date edited since I will be traveling on the 16th) Winners will be announced on the blog here and on my Facebook page.

Stampin-up -2019-halloween wk-4-bThe To Every Season Bundle (En) [153051] used on this 12 Weeks of Halloween project is what you need to start crafting for the holidays so shop now and get your goodies to start crafting!

 


A Thoroughly Modern Heart

Today's projects feature an awesome stamp set designed by my friend, Steffi, from Germany. Modern Heart Cling Stamp Set [149328] is such a fun stamp with a modern flair!

Here are two samples that were created on the latest Sunday Crafternoon on Facebook.

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Here are the supplies used to create this Modern Heart project.  Click the links to order!

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Here are the Stampin' Up! Supplies used to create this cardmaking project.  Just click on the links to order!  Thank you for your support and your business!

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The sentiments in this Modern Heart stamp set are wonderful!  These will be used quite a bit in my personal cardmaking.

    

Here's the edited recording of our Facebook LIVE video!

Hope you've enjoyed today's cardmaking projects and have inspired you to add Modern Heart to your stamp collection!  See you tomorrow with some exciting news!

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Thoroughly Modern Sweetness

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We will be creating some sweet cards with a modern flair this week!   Plus, I will announce the winner of last week's drawing for sharing my video!

Join us for Sunday Crafternoon, tomorrow, September 1st, on Ink and Inspirations with Lisa Brown on Facebook!

 This week at our regular time!
4:00 PM Central, 3:00 PM Mountain, 2:00 PM Pacific, 5:00 PM Eastern

See you tomorrow for some crafting fun on Ink and Inspirations with Lisa Brown on Facebook!


2019 Stampin' Up! Holiday Catalog Launch!

2019-holiday-catalogIt's an exciting time and I'm here to announce my 2019 Stampin' Up! Holiday Catalog Launch on Wednesday, September 4, 2019!

I will be posting and going LIVE throughout the day over on Ink and Inspirations with Lisa Brown on Facebook!

If you are not on Facebook, I will be posting the projects here on the blog and on Instagram! If you're on Facebook, though...seriously, try to join us at some point during the day!

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Schedule for Live Broadcasts:

10:00 am Central

2:00 pm Central

4:00 pm Central

6:00 pm Central

Mark your calendars and set your alerts to join us of the Stampin' Up! Holiday Catalog Launch and sign up to get all the latest in your inbox!

Important: Be sure you are on my mailing list so that you are the first to know about my ordering promotions for September 4th- 15th. YOU WANT to know!  Go and sign up now if you're not on the list.  My next email goes out on Tuesday the 3rd...  Sign up now!

 


Coloring with Stampin' Up! Stampin' Blends...For the Birds

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Today's cardmaking project is definitely for these birds on a branch colored with the beautiful alcohol markers from Stampin' Up!...our Stampin' Blends.

These little sweeties are from the Free As A Bird Cling Stamp Set [149468] in the Stampin' Up! Annual Catalog and it's so much fun coloring these little feathered friends in different colors.

Here's the quick video that will show the coloring process.  It won't take much of your time so give it a whirl!

Lisa's Inklings:

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This type of coloring is so relaxing.  I hope you will give it a try.  If you'd like to know which colors to begin your collection, I have my suggestions HERE.

Here are the supplies used on today's cardmaking project.  You can just click the photos below to shop.   Thank you for your support and If you are looking for a Stampin' Up! Demonstrator, I would be honored to serve you!

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Thank you for stopping by! Are you ready to start coloring with these fun and fabulous Stampin' Blends?  I sure hope so!   See you soon with more projects and exciting announcements! 

Have a great day and let your light shine!

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Sending Good Vibes...Cards with Healing Hugs

We created some cards to send good vibes with the Stampin' Up! Healing Hugs Cling-Mount Stamp Set [148223] on yesterday's Facebook LIVE.

There is always need for get well cards and this stamp set can work for a variety of styles in that category.

Here's the edited recording of the LIVE video.  We will take a look at each of the cards afterward! Jackie decided to show one of his creations at the start of the video.  I think you'll love it!

 

Here is the first card from the video in a vintage style.

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Lisa's Inklings:

  • Soft Suede card stock is cut: 4-1/4" x 11" for base, 4" x 5-1/4", and about 4" x 5" for stamping and punching.
  • Vellum is cut: 3" x 4" for layer and about 2"x 4" for stamping and punching.
  • Mossy Meadow is cut 3-1/4" x 4-1/4".
  • Pressed Petals Specialty Paper: 3" x 4" of newsprint and about 2" x 4" of music notes for punching.

Here are the supplies need to make this vintage style card.  Just click on the links to shop.  Thank you for your support and your business!

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The second card had more of a feminine feel. 

Healing-hugs-bird-balladLisa's Inklings:

  • The Bird Ballad Laser-cut bases are ready to go for this creation!
  • For the background, Calypso Coral is cut 5-5/16 x 4-1/8.
  • Soft Sea Foam is 3/4" x 3" for the sentiment.
  • You will need about a one-half sheet of Very Vanilla.  Cut one piece 4 x 5-1/4 for inside of the card and use the rest for stamping and fussy cutting.

Here are the supplies for the laser-cut card:

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Pear Pizzazz Classic Stampin' Pad
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Ordering Special:

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Place an order of $50 or more before shipping and tax (with the Host Code: YHNXCYKQ in my Online Store by August 29, 2019 and:

  • Receive the beautiful 2019-2020 In Color Faceted Dots from the Annual Catalog!

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Order now and get ready to start your stack of get well cards and send good vibes with the Healing Hugs stamp set!


12 Weeks of 2019 Stampin' Up! Halloween Projects - Week 2

2019-stampin-up0-halloween-2Here's Week 2 of 2019 Stampin' Up! Halloween projects with a cute little bag that holds some orange Tic Tac gum.  You are also getting a sneak peek of some brand new product from the 2019 Stampin' Up! Holiday Catalog!  Get your wish lists ready!

Let's take a look at this week's project...

 

Lisa's Inklings:

  • Cut designer series paper to 6" x 6". 
  • To score: Put what will be the top of the bag at the top of the scoring tool.  Score at 1", 2-3/4", 3-3/4", 5-1/2".
  • Turn what will be the top of the bag to the right. Score at 1", 4-1/2", and 5-1/2".
  • Clip and trim as seen in the video.

Seen in this video are products from the Spooktacular Bash suite. 

Spooktacular Bash Bundle

Monster Mash Designer Series Paper

Spooktacular Enamel Shapes

Black Scalloped Ribbon

Here are the supplies that are available now!

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I am having so much fun creating for you with these fun new products!  I can't wait for you to get your hands on them!

Specials and Promotions:

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Thanks for tuning in for Week 2 of the 12 Weeks of Stampin' Up! Halloween projects and I'll see you in the next post!

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Birthday Card and Coordinating Gift Bag with Stampin' Up! Ride with Me

Birthday-card-gift-bagWe took a fun "ride" yesterday afternoon on Facebook Live with the Stampin' Up! Ride With Me Bundle [151106].

This great bundle and it's versatile, too!  It's not only great for birthdays but also fall-themed and Christmas cards!  Here's a Christmas card sample from my Christmas in July series.

Birthday-card-ride-with-meThe birthday card above was simply stamped and colored with Stampin' Blends. You'll have to watch the video to see my reason for choosing this particular color.

Gift-bag-ride-with-meThe gift bag above shows an alternative use of the truck die and was inspired by a project in the Stampin' Up! Annual Catalog.

In the Facebook Live recording below, I mention a special guest that teams up with me in a recorded video of the making the 3D truck.  You will have to tune back in tomorrow to see that! 

Here's the recording for these two projects.  Sit back, relax, and enjoy the show!

 

Lisa's Inklings:

The card...

The bag...

Here are the Stampin' Up! supplies used for both of these projects:

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Ordering Special:

Use the Host Code: YHNXCYKQ

Place an order of $50 or more before shipping and tax (with the Host Code: YHNXCYKQ in my Online Store and:

  • Receive the beautiful 2019-2020 In Color Faceted Dots from the Annual Catalog!

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Shop now so you can make these fun projects with the Ride with Me Bundle.

Shop now and tune back in tomorrow for another video with the Ride with Me Bundle featuring a special guest!


Let's Go for a Sunday "Ride"!

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We're going for a ride!

Join us for Sunday Crafternoon, on Ink and Inspirations with Lisa Brown on Facebook!

Earlier time this week!
2:00 PM Central, 1:00 PM Mountain, 12:00 PM Pacific, 3:00 PM Eastern

Ordering Special:

Use Host Code: YHNXCYKQ

Place an order of $50 or more before shipping and tax (with the Host Code: YHNXCYKQ in my Online Store and:

  • Receive the beautiful 2019-2020 In Color Faceted Dots from the Annual Catalog!

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Join us on Sunday afternoon and let's go for a ride!

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12 Weeks of 2019 Stampin' Up! Halloween Projects - Week 1

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 Let's start of the 12 Weeks of Halloween Projects for 2019 with this home décor banner made with Stampin' Up! supplies!

I love using this simple style banner for Halloween but I have made kinds of styles!  Here is a look at two from past years HERE and HERE!

This one comes to you early in the season so you can have it ready when it's time to decorate.

Let's take a look at the first in a series of Halloween projects for 2019.

Lisa's Inklings:

  • Banner pieces are cut from Crumb cs and measure 4" x 5-1/2".  The banner end is hand-cut with Paper Snips as seen in the video.  You'll need about 1/2 sheet of cc to die cut the letters.
  • Cajun Craze cs is cut 1" x 4" for strips along the top of the banner.  You'll need about 1/2 sheet of Cc to punch the Starbursts.
  • You'll need about 1/2 sheet of Bb to punch the 2" circles.

Here are the Stampin' Up! supplies used for this project. Just click the links to read more or to shop.

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You will also need a die cutting machine, hole punch, ruler, and paper trimmer.

Don't forget adhesive! Try our tape runner style, Snail Adhesive [104332] with Snail Adhesive Refill [104331] or our Multipurpose Liquid Glue [110755].

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Decorative banners always make a fun statement in Halloween decor.  If you've never made one, try this idea! You will add your own touch to your Halloween decorating!

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Thanks for tuning in for Week 1 of the 12 Weeks of Stampin' Up! Halloween projects and I'll see you in the next post!

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Make An Awesome Card for Kids!

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Kids of all ages appreciate notes of encouragement and affirmation and this Stampin' Up! card idea made with the lovable Dino Days Bundle [151139].

In yesterday's post, I shared some ideas that are perfect for the littles.  Kids are so much fun to craft for and they love to craft, too!  With some help from you, they could assemble a card such as this one for someone special.

Here's a quick video with the how-to.  Take a look!

Lisa's Inklings:

Here are the Stampin' Up! products used for this project.  Just click the links to shop!

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Cards-for-kids-stampin-upThese dinosaurs are cute for boys or girls.  Simply change your color scheme to match the style you'd like!

Time to shop so that you can make some cards for kids just like this one!  I would be honored to serve as your Stampin' Up! Demonstrator!

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Early Learning and Wiggle Worms

Stampin-up-early-learning-pre-schoolDid you know that you could use your card making and paper crafting supplies for early learning projects and games?

That's just what was shown on this past Sunday's Facebook LIVE  (aka Sunday Crafternoon!).

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The Wiggle Worm Bundle [151142] from Stampin' Up! is perfect for your "littles" whether for cards, treats, notepads, or even early learning and pre-school games and activities.

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Grab yourself some iced tea, coffee, or your favorite beverage and sit back to enjoy the show!  Below is the recording of the Facebook Love from August 11, 2019!

 

Lisa's Inklings:
For the 3" x 3" card...

  • For the 3" x 3" cards, cut your Whisper White cardstock to 3" x 6".  Score at 3" and fold in half.
  • You'll need a small piece of Whisper White for stamping and fussy cutting the sentiment.
  • Cut the Seaside Spray Gingham Check from the 2019–2021 In Color 6" X 6" Designer Series Paper [149617] to 2-3/4" x 2-3/4".
  • You'll need pieces of the other colors at approx. 2" x 3" for die-cutting.

For the notepad...

Here are the Stampin' Up! supplies used for these two projects. Just click the links to shop!

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The first photo above and this one below picture the early learning activities from the video.  The Basic Black card stock is cut in 2" x 2" squares and the Whisper White 8-1/2" X 11" Cardstock [100730] is cut in 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" squares. Be sure to watch the video to see what this is all about!

Diy-early-learning-matching-gameI can't wait to share these with my grands! Shop now so you can create and have early learners and wiggle worms, too!  Just click on the links below to be taken to my online store.  I will be honored to serve as your Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

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Ordering Special:

Use Host Code: YHNXCYKQ

Place an order of $50 or more before shipping and tax (with the Host Code: YHNXCYKQ in my Online Store and:

  • Receive the beautiful 2019-2020 In Color Faceted Dots from the Annual Catalog!

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  • Plus, a thank you card from me! 
  • Plus, TWO virtual "punches" for Ink and Inspirations Customer Rewards toward earning a FREE stamp set from me! Read more about earning Ink and Inspirations Customer Rewards HERE.
  • ***Limited time!  Place an order of $50 or more in my online store by 11:00 PM Central on Tuesday evening, August 13, 2019, and you'll get the embellishments shown above AND pick one of my retired embossing folders to add to your collection!

Click here to order and stay tuned for more fun and the start of some Halloween fun!


Easy DIY Back to School Gift

Wiggle-worm-back-to-school-giftToday's project is a DIY back-to-school gift project that can be given to students or teachers.   Highlighted on this one is the Wiggle Worm Bundle [151142] that is so adorable and from the Stampin' Up! Annual Catalog.  Take a look at the cute images and versatile sayings!  Teachers, how special would these be on your students' desks on any morning during the school year! 

This little pouch idea was used for a different kind of treat HERE.  It is so easy and can be used for different gifts!

Want to see the process?  Here's the video tutorial for you!

 

Here are the projects that were used in today's video:

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Lisa's Inklings (AKA Product Details):

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I just love how easy and cute this gift pocket is!  You can just imagine someone for each one of these sentiments, can't you?

  • You make my heart flutter
  • I love beeing with you
  • You amazzze me
  • Welcome
  • Good work
  • I love you wiggle worm
  • little bug
  • Cute as a bug
  • Happy Birthday

See there?  Something for everyone!

Shop now for this set and make some of the cutest projects ever!

Ordering Special:

Use Host Code: YHNXCYKQ

Place an order of $50 or more before shipping and tax (with the Host Code: YHNXCYKQ in my Online Store and:

  • Receive the beautiful 2019-2020 In Color Faceted Dots from the Annual Catalog!

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Get your supplies now and get ready to "amazzze" others with projects like this fun back to school gift!


Projects from Sunday Crafternoon Facebook Live That Will Lift You Up!

Above-the-clouds-facebook-liveOur most recent Sunday Crafternoon featured projects using the Above the Clouds Bundle from the Stampin' Up! Annual Catalog.

Here's the first project...it's another fun-fold card!

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One of my customers sent me a card with this fold and I just had to try it!  Thank you, Janice!

Here is the inside of the card...

Above-the-clouds-fun-fold-2Here are the basic details:

  • Night of Navy Card Stock (CS) base is a full 8-1/2" x 11". You will get two cards from this one piece of card stock.
  • Pacific Point CS is 3" x 4" for die-cutting.
  • Crushed Curry CS is 3" x 4" for die-cutting.
  • See A Silhouette DSP 4" x 5 1/4".
  • Whisper White CS is 3" x 4" for stamping and die-cutting and 4" x 5-1/4" for inside of the card.
  • Watch the video for cutting and scoring instructions.

The second project was this cute tag and treat wrap.

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The treat is a rock candy sucker on a stick!  The wrap is a cone shape made from the Perennial Essence Vellum. 

Above-the-clouds-treat-2The cute little tag makes it extra special!

Here are the basic details for this treat cone:

  • Perennial Essence Vellum is cut 6" x 6".
  • Follow Your Art DSP is cut 2" x 4" for the tag.
  • Coastal Cabana CS is cut at about 3" x 3" to punch the Starburst.
  • You'll need about 3" x 3" of Whisper White CS to stamp and punch the image.
  • Scraps of Crushed Curry, Pacific Point, and Calypso Coral will help you complete the project.

Here's the video recording of the Facebook Live, in case you missed it!

 

The products used to create these products are below.  Just click the links to be taken directly to my online store!

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Crushed Curry Classic Stampin' Pad
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Ordering Special:

Use Host Code: YHNXCYKQ

Place an order of $50 or more before shipping and tax (with the Host Code: YHNXCYKQ in my Online Store and:

  • Receive the beautiful 2019-2020 In Color Faceted Dots from the Annual Catalog!

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Click here to order and check back tomorrow for another fun project idea!