Saturday, November 30, 2013

The Paper Trail Blog Hop - December

Welcome to the blog hop for December featuring ProPlayer! 
You've arrived from Connie's blog - Scraps & Stories, or you're starting here and hopping on - enjoy!

X7172B ProPlayer Paper Packet
D1564 Maximum Power stamp set
1385 White Daisy cardstock
Z2105 black stamp pad
Z2170 ruby stamp pad 
Z2192 pacifica stamp pad

X7172B ProPlayer paper Packet
D1541 Fast and Furious stamp set
1385 White Daisy cardstock
Z1864 Slate Striped Twist Ties
Z1816 Durables Artisan Studs
Z2105 black stamp pad
Z2170 ruby stamp pad 
Z2192 pacifica stamp pad

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Pineapple Paper Artists Team Blog Hop - Holiday Gift Guide

Welcome to my team's blog hop for December featuring the Holiday Gift Guide! 
You may have arrived from Harriet's blog, or you can start here and visit all the blogs in the hop.

This time you'll see holiday items and also some of the other great products from the guide. 

X7176B Sparkle & Shine Paper Packet
X5760 Cotton Candy Cardstock
X5752 Juniper Cardstock
X5932 Cashmere Cardstock
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
A1150 Charming Chevrons stamp set
Z1909 Sparkle Chevron Shapes
Z2193 Cotton Candy stamp pad
Z2165 Juniper stamp pad
Z2175 Cashmere stamp pad
Z1151 3-D Foam Tape
Z1851 Scallop Border Punch
Z1912 Corner Rounder


I used the Juniper B&T Duos paper from the Sparkle & Shine paper packet. 
What have you used these papers for besides holiday? What are some of your color additions?

I love how this stamp set and the sparkle shapes coordinate perfectly - so fun!

Now on to Sandra's blog to see what she has created.

Friday, November 22, 2013


Enjoy leisurely shopping at my online business address from now through November 30th, and receive a gift certificate for 20% of your purchase toward a future order. Join the BLACK FRIDAY Gathering listed on my OBA and be in the drawing for hostess rewards too!
While shopping, don't forget to check the RETIRING ITEMS category as these products are not going to be available in future Idea Books!

Monday, November 18, 2013

Artbooking Made Easy: Christmas Layouts (S01E12)

Open Crop at my house Thursday, Nov 21! I'll be working on my holiday cards!

Lyons Community Center Holiday Craft Show and Bonanza

Hope to see you there!

Saturday, December 14th, 9am-4pm

Craft and Vendor Booths (In both Gyms) 9-4 

Breakfast with Santa 8:30-10:30 Adult $5 Children $3

Pictures with Santa (free) 11 am - 3 pm (one per child to be picked up at a later date)

Pet pictures with Santa (free) 11 am - 3 pm (to be picked up at a later date)

Wayne County Sheriff with Free Kid ID's 9-1

Red Cross Mobile Blood Drive 10-3

Santa's Secret Shopping for the Kids 10-2

Good Times DJ all day with live entertainment from local talent

Bounce House 11 - 4

Holiday Gear Pet Show 2:30

Kick off the Lighting of "Trail of Hope" 4:30 pm 

Concession Stands will be open with food, snacks, coffee and hot chocolate the entire day

Wayne County Sheriff with Free Kid ID's

Monday, November 11, 2013

Laughing Lola layout

X7170B Laughing Lola Paper Packet
Z1858 Irresistibles Hexagons
Z1829 Glitter Paper Black & Grey
Z1705 Durables Square
E1027 Framework Alphabet
Z2503 pigment ink black
Z2405 buttercup marker set

This layout was designed by Linda Taylor for Stamp Camp 2013

Friday, November 1, 2013

Sparkle & Shine layout

X7176B Sparkle & Shine Paper Packet
X7176C Sparkle & Shine Complements Dimensional Elements
Z1861 Mini-Medley Accents Collection Ruby
Z1336 Opaques Adhesive Gems Pearl
Z2163 White Daisy stamp pad


Amazing sign-up opportunity just announced:

November Campaign: Picture Your Life at Close To My Heart!
It's an unprecedented first at Close To My Heart! November 1 (yes—today!), Close To My Heart begins an incredible recruiting opportunity, unique Constant Campaign, and product sneak-peek all rolled into one huge offer! From November 1—December 15, new Consultants who enroll with either the Essentials or Master New Consultant Kit may also receive a brand-new exciting product from the Spring/Summer 2014 Idea Book. To be eligible for the free product, the new Consultant must remit $300 in commissionable personal sales by March 31, 2014.
What's the new product? It's the gorgeous new Picture My Life™ scrapbooking program. There are 8 fresh and stunning design themes to choose from, each one featuring 122 double-sided, designed cards in a mix of 3" x 4" and 4" x 6", plus a 12"x12" cover page to bring your album together beautifully. You also get 10 Memory Protectors™ with new formats designed just for this program and lots of your photos. It's a retail value of $24.95 but it’s FREE to qualifying new Consultants! There is a preview period for these and all new products starting in January.

Whether you have EVER thought about it, or NEVER thought about it, this is the time to learn more! Sooooo......
NEW CONSULTANT Opportunity Events
Friday, November 8th at the Chili Crop, 3429 Chili Ave, Rochester 1462410AM-9PM
Tuesday, November 12th at my home, 6892 Dorsett Trail, Victor, 6:30-8:30PM
Bring your questions and we can discuss your new business as a Close To My Heart Consultant!
Bring a friend! RSVP much appreciated if you plan to attend! 

Stamp of the Month Card Swap - November

S1311 Illuminate - November Stamp of the Month
X7171B Sarita Paper Packet

by Sue Laufer

by Beth Naumann

by Kathryn Wafer

by Elizabeth Hawley

by Amy McGrew

by Linda Taylor

by Lynn Hart

by Amy Raimy