WOW! What an awesome opportunity from Stampin’ Up!

Have you ever wanted to own your own business? Love to scrapbook, Stamp, or just craft? Then this awesome opportunity.may be for you. From May 30th til June 30th Stampin’ Up! is offering a $50 kit for you to join the fun. If you are interested please give me a call at 413-203-5196 or an email at [email protected] for more information
I offer lots of support and you can decide at any time after you get your kit that it’s not for you.
Brenda 🙂


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This Weeks Specials at Stampin’ Up!

What great deals.


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Fish card

This cute fish card can be given to anyone who likes to fish, Dad or a young boy.


Materials Needed:
Card stock white
Oval framlet
Hair gel ( blue or clear)
Small ziplock baggy
Big shot
Paper trimmer
Stamp Set (Open Sea)

1. Cut white card stock 8 1/2 x5 1/2 and Score at 4 1/4 and fold
Cut another piece of white card stock 5 1/4×4. Put single piece on top of 1/2 of second piece and die cut the oval with framlet
2. Stamp weeds on bottom of 5 1/4×4 piece and dinside of other piece.
Stamp fish in middle of oval on inside of card, color in, and spread with aqua painter.
3. Fill 4 1/2×3 inch baggy with hair gel and close. Fill about 1/4 to 1/2 full, close well and cut off excess of top of bag.
Attach baggy top of card with sticky strip. Take other piece and attach dementionals and sticky strip then attach to top of card.
Put on sentiment with dementionals and then take a spong and color on top of card and inside with blue to make look like water.
(Taken from Frenchie) Thank You

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New Stamping Room Sign

I just finished making my new sign for my stamping room, it came out great!
I used some rub on’s my new recruit gave me and I love them.
Thanks Kelly


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Sea life finger print note cards

Do love the sea? Then make these cut little note cards to add to gifts for a loved one.


Materials needed:
Marina mist card stock cut 3×6 and you will need 6 of them
Whisper white card stock cut 2 3/4×2 3/4, you need 6
Small envelopes if you wish
Ink pads in marina mist, melon mambo, pacific point, pumpkin pie, and Sahara sand.
Your fingers
Sponge daubers
The new blendabilities in coastal cabana, rich razzleberry
Snail adhesive
Black marker, I used the one from our project life series.

1. Fold marina mist card stock in half to form the base of the cards.
2. On piece of whisper white ink up your finger in pacific point and stamp it horizontally on 2 pieces of card stock, do the same with pumpkin pie on 2 other pieces, and then in melon mambo stamp your finger vertically.
3. The pacific point is the wale, draw on the features with the black pen. Make waves with the coastal cabana blendabilities and sponge dauber the bottom in marina mist.
For the fish, draw in his features and sponge the rest of the white in marina mist.
For the octopus draw on a face, make legs on him and color in with the rich razzleberry blendabilities. Sponge on Sahara sand ink at the bottom and marina mist at the top.
4. Adhere whisper white card stock to the marina mist card stock
And you are done.

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A week or so ago I got a new recruit and I think it is so awesome having a down line. I get to teach her everything I have learned and see the Joy in her eyes when she learns it. Wahoo!
Hugs Brenda

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I love my job

I love my job, it is so nice bringing Joy to others and helping them.

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Red, white, and blue banner

A great banner to hang up to show your patriotism.


Materials needed:
Real red, pacific point, and white card stock 2 of each cut 7×11
Big shot
Extended plates
Rosette die
Scalloped punches in 1 1/4, 1 3/4, & 2 3/8
Glue gun
Sticky strip
Needle and string
Glue stick
3/4 inch circle punch
Small scrap of DSP

1. With big shot and the rosette die, die cut two of each color real red, white, & pacific point. Fold lines into an accordion. Attach each like color together with sticky strip.
2. Glue the red, then white and then blue on top of each other, then string top to pull top together and then tie a knot.
3. Punch out 2 large scalloped circles, 2 medium scalloped circles and 2 small scalloped circle. Adhere together. Punch out 2 pieces of DSP from the 3/4 inch punch and glue on top.
4. Hot glue the scallopes to both side of the banner, and put hot glue in the middle placing ribbon on both inner sides, pushing together the middle.

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My son went to his senior prom yesterday and had a blast. Here is him getting ready.




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Sunflower Card In A Box

Make and give this Beautiful card in a box to someone you love or care deeply about


Materials needed:
Daffodil Delight card stock cut 8 1/2 x 5 1/2
Black glitter glue
Scalloped circle punches in 1 1/4, 1 3/4, 2 3/8
Circle punches in 1 1/4, 1″, 3/4 “
Window sheets
Sticky strip
Score board
Piece of daffodil delight card stock cut 2 3/4 x8
Old olive card stock cut 1 1/2×5, you need 4
Fringe scissors
Daffodil delight ribbon
Glue dots
Daffodil delight cut 1 7/8 x 5 3/4 and 10 pieces cut 1 7/8 x 2 5/8
Designer series paper of your choice, ( I used in colors 2012 2014) Cut at large one 1 3/4×5 1/4 and smaller pieces cut 10 at 1 3/4×2 1/2
Snail adhesive
Scraps of card stock in old olive, daffodil delight, and chocolate chip.

1. Take piece of large daffodil delight card stock and score the short side up at 2 3/4. Turn and score the long side at the top at 2, 4, 6, & 8
2. Fold all score lines and cut off the little tab between the 2 2 3/4 score and the 8″ score, this forms a tab . Take this tab and add sticky strip to the outside. Fold over and stick to the opposite side.
3. Adhere all the DSP pieces to all the pieces of card stock with snail. Then add the large piece to the back of the box and all the other to the inside and outside of the card so it looks like this.


4. Punch out different sizes of scalloped circles, you need 5, then cut the scallopers to the middle a little to form the petals and adhere brown circles to the middle. Take the black glitter glue and add dots to the brown circles. Make little leaves and adhere to the flowers, then add to the two sides and front of the flaps inside card.
5. Take the remaining flowers and add them to strips of window sheets.
Now take the piece of daffodil delight that measures 8×2 3/4 and score it at 1/2, 2 1/2, 3, 5, & 7 1/2. Fold it so it goes valley, mountain, mountain, valley, valley mountain. Then put sticky strip on the two 1/2 inch sides but opposite sides and then the middle piece but opposite sides. Pop in the center of the box and adher down the two outer sides. Then just take and close up the box and press on both sides. This will adhere it good. This will be how you mail it to someone too.


6. Then open it up again and adhere the window sheets to the center you just put in, then fold card to adhere it good. Add ribbon around the back, tie in a bow, adhering with glue dots.
7. Use the fringe scissors and fringe the four pieces of green card stock grass then adhere to each section of the insert.
You can change up this card to fit any occasion.
You are done.

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