Thursday, July 24, 2014

PPA 213 - Sketch Challenge



Hello Friends!
It's Thursday and time for another challenge at Pals Paper Arts. This week we have this fabulous sketch challenge designed by the talented Nicole Watt .


  • I strayed from the sketch just a bit and used the new A Happy Hooray Stamp Set and did a little heat embossing.
  • You may not be able to put your finger on what you love about this set, but it's definitely there.
  • The bold shapes juxtaposed with the feather and flower just make it fun to create with these clear mount images and the Hexagon and 1-3/8" Circle punches.


Stampin' Up! Products:
Stamps: A Happy Hooray (wood) 134009 or (clear) 134012
Paper: Very Vanilla 101650, Early Espresso 119686, Baked Brown Sugar 131296
Ink: VersaMark 102283
Tools/Accessories: Heat Tool 129053, Clear Embossing Powder 109130, 1-3/8" Circle Punch 119860, Circle Framelits 130911, Big Shot Die Cutting Machine 113439, Baked Brown Sugar Thick Bakers Twine 135639,  Neutrals Candy Dots 130934



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Sunday, July 20, 2014

Stamp Review Crew Blog Hop - Lovely as a tree


Welcome to the Stamp Review Crew Blog Hop featuring Lovely As A Tree Stamp Set. We hope you find great inspiration from our creations.


You may just be starting the blog hop or may have come from #3 Holly Krautkremer .  If you get off track at any time, the full lineup below will help you move along from blog to blog so you see all of the amazing creations.

 UNSET
  •  These timeless tree images will fill any landscape and keep you in tune with nature. 
  • The are great for watercoloring and adding your own interpretation.
  • Did you know this stamp set is Stampin' Up!s most beloved and longest lived stamp set ever?


Stampin' Up! Products:
Stamps: Lovely As A Tree (wood) 128665 or (clear) 127793 
Paper: Whisper White  100730 & Basic Black 121045 
Ink: Mossy Meadow 133645, Hello Honey 133643, Tangelo Twist 133646, StazOn 101406 
Tools / Accessories: Linen Thread 104199, Stampin Sponges 101610



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  1. Mike Funke 
  2. Ann Schach
  3. Holly Krautkremer  
  4. Beth Beard <<<<You Are Here
  5. Debra Burgin
  6. Deb Currier
  7. Shana Gaff
  8. Yapha Mason  
  9. Nancy Smith 
  10. Kerry Willard-Bray
  11. Jill Coleman 
  12. Lisa Young  
  13. Cindy Beach
  14. Heidi Baks  
  15. Wendy Weixler
  16. Tanya Boser   
  17. Paula Wright   



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Saturday, July 12, 2014

Retired stamps sets added

I just added 34 retired stamp sets that I'm selling. If you would like to view the Retired List, please click here.

Things to remember:
  • In most cases a single stamp set will fit in a USPS Priority flat rate box which is $5.80. 
  • I will combine multiple purchases to save on shipping. 
  • I ship only in the United States.
  • I bill using Paypal, but will accept a personal check if you do not have a Paypal account. 

If you have any questions, please let me know.

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Thursday, July 10, 2014

PPA 211 - Color Challenge

Hello Friends! 

We have a gorgeous color challenge this week at Pals Paper Arts. We're using Night of Navy, Daffodil Delight and Whisper White. 

 


  • The Blended Bloom stamp #135906 is so easy to color using the Stampin' Blendabilities™ Markers.
  • I stamped and colored the image twice. 
  • I cut one of the blooms and layered on top of the other to give the flower even more dimension.


What sets the Stampin' Blendabilities apart from others:
  • The Stampin' Up! rectangular barrel keeps your markers from rolling away!
  • Flat storage helps to maintain the life of each marker.
  • Each marker comes with a tip on each end: brush and fine. 
  • Marker tips are made of nylon, which is superior to polyester which can fray.
  • Color coded caps.
  • Stampin' Up! markers coordinate wonderfully with our cardstock, and can be used with transparent sheets.
Click here to view the flyer.  



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Wednesday, July 9, 2014

July Pals Blog Hop - New Hues Review



Welcome to the July Pals Blog Hop. This month we are featuring a New Hues Review. Let the new Stampin' Up! In Colors for 2014-16 inspire you - Blackberry Bliss, Lost Lagoon, Mossy Meadow, Hello Honey, and Tangelo Twist.  We hope you find great inspiration from our creations.

You may just be starting the blog hop or may have come from  Donna Kopenski at craftycardmaker.wordpress.com   #16 on the Pals Hop. If you get off track at any time, the full lineup below will help you move along from blog to blog so you see all of the amazing creations.


  • I paired Blackberry Bliss with Hello Honey using the new Moonlight Designer Series Paper Stack #133701. It contains 48 sheets of double-sided designs.
  • The gorgeous, soft satin ribbon has tone-on-tone stitched lines down the center and ties beautifully into bows. It comes in all the new 2014-2016 In Colors; Blackberry Bliss, Lost Lagoon, Mossy Meadow, Hello Honey, and Tangelo Twist.



The next stop is Patti MacLeith at Papercrafts by Patti #18 on the Pals Blog Hop! I know Patti will have an extraordinary project for you today. Thanks for visiting and  I hope to see you next month.


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  1. Susan Lankford at Stamp and Create With Susan
  2. Natalie Bradley at Natalie Bradley Events
  3. Jackie Diediker at Stampin' Jackie
  4. Katy McGloin at Just Fun Stamping
  5. Debra Simonis at Deb's Stampin' Grounds
  6. Diane Roberts at Score at Four and a Quarter
  7. Mary Fish at Stampin' Pretty
  8. Debbie Mageed at Secret Stamper
  9. Amy Hoptay at inkingofyou.com
  10. Martie Pollard at The Crafty Bandit
  11. Kerry Willard Bray at Peonies and Paper Chains
  12. Maggie Mata at Maggie Made Cards
  13. Nicole Watt at Pixel Maven's Retreat
  14. Nancy Gleason at My Stampin Space
  15. Susan Itell at Simple Stampin
  16. Donna Kopenski at craftycardmaker.wordpress.com
  17. Beth Beard at My little craft blog
  18. Patti MacLeith at Papercrafts by Patti
  19. Dawn Tidd at Tiddbits from Dawn
  20. Cheryl McAskill at A Stampin' Holiday
  21. Peggy Noe at Pretty Paper Cards
  22. Michelle Gleeson at StampinMojo
  23. September Gray at Septembergray.com
  24. Kelly DeTommaso at Kelly's Creative Corner
  25. Wendy Klein at Doggone Delightful Stampin'
  26. Amy Williams at Stamps and Spice
  27. Lisa Ann Bernard at Queen B Creations
  28. Rae Harper-Burnet at WildWestPaperArts.com



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