Love What You Do Nugget Treat Video Tutorial

Today’s project is a quick little treat I wiped up for my Blue Mountain Stampers’ Weekend Treat for my team last weekend. Holding just 2 Hershey’s Nuggets it’s perfect for a little something. AND when I saw this Berry Burst Mini Ruffle Ribbon in my NEW Catalog order I couldn’t resist making something with it immediately. It’s simply gorgeous. LOL!

Want to see how I made this? Here is a quick video tutorial for you.

Love What You Do Nugget Treat Video Tutorial

And here is a printable PDF for you too!

Love What You Do Nugget Treat PDF Tutorial

Enjoy!

Supplies: 

Stamp Set: Love What You Do (147143)

Inks: Berry Burst Classic Ink (147143)

Paper: 2017-2019 In Color Designer Series Paper (146963), Lemon Lime Twist Card stock (144245)

Accessories: Berry Burst 3/8″ Mini Ruffled Ribbon (146944), Scallop Tag Topper Punch (133324), Simply Scored Scoring Tool (122334)

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2018 Annual Catalog Kick Off & More

Saturday I held my 2018 Annual Catalog Kick Off and so I thought I’d share some information and photos from the event along with one of the projects too. After all who doesn’t love a tutorial?

These first photos are of some of the classroom displays, my son recently built this new cabinet for me. It’s still a work in process, but I’m loving it!

And everyone had a special treat at their place too. These were quick and easy to make with our 2″x 8″ Cellophane Bags (141703)

This sweet little nugget treat was made using our NEW 2018-2020 In Color Designer Series Paper (146963) and the Love What You Do stamp set (148042). It’s tied up with a quick little bow made from our Call Me Clove 1/8″ Grosgrain Ribbon (146951).

Here is what everyone’s spot at the table looked like

Everyone received a sweet treat, 2018-2020 In Color Book Mark, a Color Revamp Inventory Sheet in addition to a Shopping List, Catalog Corrections sheet, Catalog, and of course their Project supplies.

I thought you might want a couple of these things too. You’ll want to be sure to check out the Catalog Correction Sheet so you can mark your catalogs since there are some wrong prices listed in the 2018 Catalog.

Here you go – So you can print them off for yourself

2018 Annual Catalog Corrections PDF

2018 Color Revamp Color Collection Inventory Chart PDF

This chart includes Ink pads, refills, markers, blends, spots and card stock of both sizes! Simply print this off on a piece of Whisper White Card stock (double sided) and then score at the 3 5/8″ and 7 3/8″ marks along the long edge. It will fold easily into what you see above that way, and you can carry it along with you or tuck into your craft bag.

And of course – everyone got to stamp with the new colors and stamps!

It was a fun afternoon. Everyone seemed to enjoy the projects so much I thought I’d share them with you.

This NEW In Color just makes me smile-

Done in the bright and cheerful Pineapple Punch! How can you not love this cheerful In Color? This card is quick and easy to do. Why not check out my tutorial below and make some yourself?

Love What You Do Card Tutorial PDF

And here is the supply list for you.

Supplies:

Stamps: Love What You Do (148042)

Ink: Pineapple Punch Classic Ink (147141) and Memento Tuxedo Black ink (132708)

Accessories: Pineapple Punch 1/8” Grosgrain Ribbon (146953)

Adhesives: Snail Adhesive (104332) and Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430)

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Truly Tailored

Today’s treat and cards were all made using the True Gentlemen Suite of products found in the Occasions Catalog on page 45. I really am enjoying this suite with the masculine colors.

Here is a little treat item I made

It holds Merci chocolates of course. Not too much, but just enough to satisfy the sweet tooth.

Here is a tutorial for you if you’d like to make some to.

Truly Tailored Merci Chocolate PDF

Now, would you like to see some of the fun cards that I made and received in Sherrie’s Shoe box  at OnStage?

I really like the way we used the punch alternating on the sides to create this fun card.

And here is one with a fancy fold

This suite of products is part of our Last Chance List – so why not check it out since our Accessories and bundle are while supplies last.

Last Chance to RSVP for April’s Card Class

During this event, you’ll make 6 cards (2 each of 3 designs)
Work at your own pace.
Everything is included except your favorite Adhesives
Cards are clean and simple designs AND you choose the sentiments
The class includes cards for birthdays, thinking of you, thank you, seasonal, and more.
Thursday, April 26th
10 a.m. – 12 p.m. OR  6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
 Class Fee: $15 (FREE with a minimum order at class)
Class to Go Option: $20
R.S.V.P and Prepay by Friday, April 19th
to hold your spot

Click HERE to learn more about this and my other classes

 

Supplies: 

Stamp Set: Truly Tailored (*145732/145735)

Paper: True Gentleman Designer Series Paper (145593), Chocolate Chip (102128), and Very Vanilla Card stock (101650)

Accessories: Tailored Tag Punch (*145667), Tranquil Tide, Night of Navy and Crushed Curry Stampin’ Write Markers

Other: Velcro Dots and Merci Chocolates

*Truly Tailored (146089/147752)

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Want a 2018 Annual CatalogI’ll be ordering these catalogs for my customers this month as they will ship in May.   If you have ordered a minimum of $50 from me in the last 6 months you’ll receive a catalog from me.  If you’re unsure if you’ve ordered $50, you can contact me or login to my online store and check your order history. (Please remember you’ll want to make sure your mailing address is up to date and that I can contact you.)

Petal Passion Personalized Photo Albums

Today’s project is a personalized album using the Petal Passion Designer Series Paper. I chose this paper because since it is black & white I could customize the albums with my team members favorite color. I think they turned out pretty cool.

I love to pamper my team at OnStage and I thought it would be a fun way for them to keep their memories of the event and the fun they had together. I also made a coordinating bag tag for everyone with charms to go on their key chains later.

I used some Shrinky Dinks for the OnStage piece – fun, right?

I think the team were pleased when they found them in their rooms.

Want to see how to make one of the Photo Albums for yourself?

I’ve made some personalized photo albums by simply changing out the OnStage image and adding a letter using our Large Letter Dies. I also made some quick modifications to the inside – that’s the beautify of this album! You can add pages, change the cover or color, journaling areas – the options are unlimited!

I’ve created some for family and friends too – so I’m all set for my upcoming gift giving needs – got to love that, right? lol

Here is my Petal Passion Personalized Photo Album Video Tutorial

And since you’ll need the supply list and measurements I’ve whipped up a PDF too – I’ve included lots of pictures for you so you can see all the pages finished.

Petal Passion Personalized Photo Album Tutorial (printable) PDF

Love it? Why not order the Petal Passion Designer Series Paper today? Its part of the Last Chance List and only available while supplies last.

Enjoy!

Supplies:

Paper: Petal Passion Designer Series Paper (145589), Daffodil Delight (131203), Old Olive (100702), and Basic Black Card stock (121045)

Accessories: Standard Stamp Cases (119105), Large Letter Thinlits Dies (147712), and Layering Ovals Framelits Dies (141706)

 

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Truly Tailored Nugget Wrap Video Tutorial

I love to make little 3d items and so I wanted to take something quick and easy as a swap to share at #OnStage earlier this month – here is what I came up with.

These are easy to whip up and make a great little treat for the guys in our life since it uses the True Gentlemen Designer Series Paper with its masculine color pallet. Its perfect for Father’s Day in June.

Want to see how I made these? Here is a quick video tutorial for you.

 

And good news I’ve made a tutorial that you can print out in PDF form for your too.

Truly Tailed Nugget Wrap Video Tutorial (printable) PDF

You’ll find these products on our Last Chance List – so why not get them before they’re gone?

Speaking of deals that won’t last long – Stampin’ Up! has just added new items to its Clearance Rack! So why not stop by and check them out too?

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Happy stamping!

Supplies: 

Stamp Set: Truly Tailored (*145732/145735)

Inks: Tranquil Tide and Night of Navy Stampin’ Write Markers

Paper: True Gentleman Designer Series Paper (145668), Chocolate Chip (102128) and Very Vanilla Card stock (101650)

Accessories: Tailored Tag Punch (*145667), Simply Scored Scoring Tool (122334)

*Truly Tailored Bundle (146089/147752)

 

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Quick & Easy Easter Treats!

Check out these quick and easy Easter Treats I whipped up yesterday using the We Must Celebrate stamp set – I really love this little bunny.

And the Teeny Tiny Wishes stamp set (128748/127802) is one of my favorites since it has a ton of sentiments and gives you something for every occasion!

I used our 2″ x 8″ Cellophane Bags (141703) and filled it with Hershey’s Nuggets that I wrapped strips from the Naturally Eclectic Designer Series Paper (144185).

A quick wash with my Aqua Painter (103954) in Smoky Slate (131179) and Blushing Bride Classic Ink (131172) completed my bunny. For the topper I was inspired by the colors in the paper and used my Layering Circles Framelits Dies (141705).

And how about this little Treat Pouch filled with a Ghiradelli Blueberry Chocolate Square? Got to tell you these chocolates are yummy!

I used the Petal Garden Designer Series 6×6 Paper Stack (144168) since it is perfect for this project – no cutting and of course teamed it up with the Layering Circles Framelits Dies (141705) so I could get the full body of this little guy. A quick sentiment done in Old Olive Classic Ink (126953) and voila! done and ready for giving out this weekend!

You can see my video tutorial on how to make these little Treat Pouches CLICK HERE.

Enjoy! And then why not stop back by tomorrow when I’ll be sharing some more projects with you?

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We Must Celebrate Easter Merci Chocolate Box Tutorial

I just received my We Must Celebrate stamp set and couldn’t wait to get started creating with these fun little animals. I knew I would love using the little bunny for creating Easter gifts for family and friends.

I knew just want I wanted to do with them after making this chocolate box for my team members (Click HERE to see the video tutorial). So today’s project is one I whipped up a bunch of for those attending yesterday’s card class as a little surprise.

And of course it holds what else? Chocolate of course! I’m really finding these Merci Chocolate quite yummy and fun to work with and am asking myself how I’ve over looked them for so long!

I love the soft spring feel of the Delightful Daisy Designer Series Paper when I ran across the package – so I used it to help choose the colors I used.

Wonder how I got just the bunny image? You could color it with Stampin’ Write Markers, or even mask the other section of the stamp off, but I cut the stamp apart. Yes, you heard me correctly – and for those of you who know me you know just how hard this was for me. LOL!

But I did it and am glad I did now, since it makes using this image so much easier AND when I want to stamp the group together I simply put it together on my clear block.

It didn’t affect the image at all when I stamped it, which made me very happy. The only thing I would do differently is cut the label before I apply it to the back of my clear mount stamp.

I’ve made a quick tutorial for you so you can make some too!

We Must Celebrate Easter Merci Chocolate Box Tutorial (printable) PDF

Enjoy!

Supplies:

 Stamp Set: We Must Celebrate (145895/145898) and Teeny Tiny Wishes (128748/127802)

Inks: Basic Black Archival Ink (140931), Powder Pink (144084) and Smoky Slate Classic Ink (131179)

Paper: Delightful Daisy Designer Series Paper (144137), Peekaboo Peach (141417), Wisteria Wonder (126985) and Whisper White Card stock (100730)

Accessories: Layering Ovals Framelits Dies (141706), Pretty Label Punch (143715) and Aqua Painters (103954)

 

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Petal Palette Merci Chocolate Box

Recently I pampered my team with our Peak Princess event. I hold these events twice a year for those on my team who qualify by reaching certain goals. It’s a lot of fun and we always make special projects together.

Today’s project was a little gift that I gave everyone that coordinated with our projects that we made using the Petal Palette Bundle.

It was such a hit that I thought I’d share how to make them with you.

Petal Palette Merci Chocolate Box Video Tutorial

 

I’ve also create a companion PDF for you and the complete supply list below.

Petal Palette Merci Chocolate Box Tutorial (printable PDF)

And great news!

If you love this project you can earn the Petals and More Thinlits Dies (150048) for FREE during Sale-a-bration when you place a qualifying order. Check out our latest edition of FREE Sale-a-bration choices HERE. 

Remember you’ll need to use the special Sale-a-bration item codes when you add these to your order.

Enjoy!

Supplies: 

Stamp Set: Petal Palette (*145785/145788)

Inks: Powder Pink Classic Ink (144084) and Basic Black Archival Ink (140931)

Paper: Soft Sky (131203), Basic Black (121045) and Whisper White Card stock (100730)

Accessories: Petals & More Thinlits Dies (*145655), and Aqua Painters (103954)

Adhesives: Multpurose Adhesive Sheets (144106), Snail (104332/104331), Tear & Tape (138995), Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals (144108)

Other: small Velcro Dots and Merci chocolates

*Bundle 145972/145974

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Team fun

Last week my team and I gathered for our monthly team meeting. I really enjoy this time sharing and stamping together, so today I thought I’d share some of the team swaps with you. I also love seeing the projects that everyone chooses to make for their swaps – it’s always fun to see what they create and share!

This first item is a beautiful box made with the Cake Soiree Suite of products  – and since the Sweet Soiree Designer Series Specialty Paper (145564) is a bit heavier, it’s perfect for this kind of thing.

Beautiful, right? Deborah used the Cake Soiree Bundle (145816/147627) to create the tag. And color coordination was made easy since the suite includes a coordinating  Card stock Pack (145565) that contains 3 colors from the Designer Series Paper.

Love the ribbon? Berry Burst (145489) is one of my favorite In Colors and this ribbon with it’s silver edge is perfect for this bundle!

What’s it filled with? I’m sure some treats, Deborah is the best at finding unique treat items for us. (I haven’t cracked it open yet since my husband is home. LOL!)

And here is another treat item that Sue made using the Perennial Birthday stamp set (145757/145760).

It has two pockets that she has tucked a Dark Chocolate Blueberry  Ghiradelli square into – can’t wait to try them!

And how about this cute little note card?

Like the projects? I can’t pick a favorite. I’m so lucky to have this talented group who love crafting, sharing, and learning new things!

Are you looking for a group to craft with? Or have you ever thought about joining  Stampin’ Up! and getting a discount on your crafting supplies? Why not join my team, The Blue Mountain Stampers?

What are the Blue Mountain Stampers?

That’s the name of our stamping community. I enjoy welcoming new members to our group. We’re from all over. If you’re considering joining Stampin’ Up!, you may have questions about how I would support you as part of my team. I do offer a variety of ways to learn, grow and to have FUN as a Blue Mountain Stamper!

  • Exclusive Team Resource Page – videos, PDFs and more
  • Exclusive Face book Group – A great way to share and connect with other team members and share
  • Monthly Creative Challenges
  • Swapping Opportunities
  • Team Retreats
  • Meetings – both local and online/virtual
  • Monthly Crafting Day
  • Recognition & Incentives
  • Training available for workshops, clubs, classes and more!
  • Additional support and business coaching available

We have a very active group that share and answer each other’s questions on our Exclusive face book group.  If you’re looking for fun, a place to grow and share with others…You’ll fit right in!

Hobbyists are welcome!

  • Did you know?  90% of my Blue Mountain Stampers’ are Happy Shoppers – purchasing for themselves, (along with their family and friends.)  That’s right…you can just get a discount on products you love!
  • We welcome the hobbyist who’s looking to be a “happy shopper” (and save money), as well as those of you that want to build a business (and make money).
  • Everyone is welcome after all there’s room for both and everyone in between.

And there is NO Obligation when you purchase your starter kit – Join the Blue Mountain Stampers and see what it’s all about!

And Sale-a-bration is a GREAT time to join since you’ll get not only a fantastic starter kit for just $99 you’ll also receive 2 FREE stamp sets of your choice! What could be better?

Got questions? Contact me today – I’m here to answer any questions you may have. Call 706 754-7124 or email me at StampwithJini.com

Don’t forget to stop back by tomorrow when I’ll be sharing a tutorial for my March Thank You cards.

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St. Patty’s Day Ferrero Roche Gift Box Video Tutorial

I recently attending a DIY Retreat and received these yummy little Ferrero Roche Chocolates at dinner. Of course everyone at the table was on a diet right now, so I ended up with a little pile of them. LOL! As I lined them up on my table they made me think of little pots of gold – so I couldn’t resist making a little box for them for St. Patrick’s Day!

Of course I couldn’t resist adding a little shine to this project, so I pulled out the fabulous Myths & Magic Glimmer Paper. The light green was perfect for this project!

These boxes are quick and easy to make so I whipped up a video tutorial for you in case you wanted to make some too!

So what do you think? Do you want to spread a little luck of the Irish and a little chocolate of course?!

If so I’ve also made a printable PDF tutorial with the supply list and measurements for you to go along with the video.

St. Patty’s Ferrero Roche Gift Box Video Tutorial (printable PDF)

Enjoy!

 

Salvation Army DIY Weekend

As I mentioned above I was at the DIY retreat when I was inspired by the chocolates so I thought I’d share some pictures with you of the event. It was a wonderfully uplifting weekend that started out a little soggy, but thankfully turned into a sunny event by the end.

I taught two groups the Barn Door Slider Card in Class

and we also made some Lots of Lavender Sachets that I shared with you HERE.

The dining hall was decorated lovely and the tables had coordinating theme center pieces.

The weekend was filled with good food, great fellowship, fun, and friends.

Along with some learning for me too.

What fun we had!

Well that’s it for today – stop back by tomorrow when I’ll be sharing some fun team swaps from this month’s meeting.

Supplies: 

Stamp Set: Teeny Tiny Wishes (128748/127802)

Inks: Crushed Curry Classic Ink (131173)

Paper: Myths & Magic Glimmer Paper (145601), Delightful Daisy Designer Series Paper (144137), Old Olive (100702), Crushed Curry (131199), Whisper White Card Stock (100730)

Accessories: Simply Scored Scoring Tool (122334), Layering Circles Framelits Dies (141705), Pansy Punch (130698), Triple Banner Punch (138292)

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