2018 Kre8tors Blog Hop

March 2018 Kre8tors Blog Hop: Birthday Bash!

Hello and happy March 2018!

Welcome to the 2018 Kre8tors Blog Hop! This month, it is all about birthdays! I am so excited to be a part of this creative group of Demonstrators. I hope you will be inspired by all the unique creations!

I absolutely enjoyed making these very cute cards using the Fruit Basket Bundle and matching DSP. I love the itty-bitty punches!

For this first card, I used a Soft Suede base, a layer of striped DSP, On a layering piece of Whisper White, I stamped the fruit bowl in Pool Party and Soft Suede Ink. The sentiment is also in Pool Party. I punched strawberries in Real Red, pineapples in Daffodil Delight, and pears in Lemon Line Twist. I used the fine tip of a Basic Black Stampin’ Write marker to add seeds to the strawberries. I added color to the tops of the pineapples using the fine tip of a Tranquil Tide Stampin’ Write marker.

For the second card, everything is basically the same, except I just punched only strawberries to go in my fruit bowl and used a piece of DSP with strawberries all over.

These were so much pun to make. The punched fruit are very tiny though, so you will want to put them in something to keep them from getting lost.

Thank you for visiting my blog. If you like what you see, contact your demonstrator to order.

Check out all the projects by hopping to each demonstrator’s blog. Simply hit the next link below or go to the next person in the loop, Melissa Tennison.

Happy stamping!

Becky B.

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Melissa Tennison

Amy Grendel

Lisa Kmiec

Sandra Roberts

Jacqui Lawrence

Deb Naylor

Laura Kate Mackie

Kathy Maurer

Linda Handford

Alexandra Rauf

Su Mohr

Jan Musselman

Shannon Cole

Rebecca-Jo Unwin

Tricia Butts

Hiske MacKay

Jackie Lawless

Maria Calia

Mary Trautner

Nichole Loe

Becky Browning (You are here)

I hope you loved these ideas. If you see something you like, go to my Online Store to order. At checkout, be sure to USE THE HOST CODE F6GMFBUU.

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September 2017 Online Ordering Special

In SEPTEMBER 2017, When you place a minimum online order with me, you will get a FREE card kit in the mail as a special thank you for your purchase.

How to Order

If you are on Facebook, just select the “Shop Now” button.  If you are on my blog, select the “Shop My Online Store” link located on the right hand navigation menu. Either way, this will take you to my online store. At checkout, use the following host code:  9TTA7GMS.

The FREE Kit with Purchase

I will post a follow-up with pictures of the kit. For now, here is a hint. The kit will feature the cat punch and a variety of Designer Series Papers from the Holiday catalog!

Picture of cat punch

Happy stamping,

Becky B.

How to Make Fantastic Floral Cards with Paper Punches

Hello paper crafters!

Paper punches are so easy and fun. They can add tons of depth and dimension to your projects. The following video features two floral punches from Stampin’ Up, the daisy punch and the pansy punch.

Featured Stampn’ Up Punches

The punches featured in my video are definitely staples in my crafting supplies. You can use them in so many ways. I will post more projects using these punches in the future. However, if you would like to see detailed video tutorials for each of the cards shown, please post a comment. I would love to hear from you!

To order any of these or other great products, select the link “Shop My Online Store” located in the right navigation menu.  Also, don’t forget about my August Online Order Special!

Happy stamping,

Becky B.

How to Make a Sponged Watermelon Card

Hello Stampers!

I am so excited about the upcoming Holiday catalog and am wishing for cooler weather. However, there is still a lot of Summer left so let’s cool off with a fun Watermelon card.

I absolutely love the technique of sponging. It is so much fun and I find it very therapeutic. At my last Facebook Online Crafting Party, I made this live video tutorial. It is in two parts. I hope you enjoy!

If you would like to print the card recipe (instructions), select the link below.

Print Recipe

Here is the PRODUCT LIST for this card.

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Happy stamping,

Becky B.

Soft Sayings All-Inclusive Card Kit

Hello Friends!

Do you want to make handmade cards, but don’t have the time or supplies? Do you want to start paper crafting, but don’t have any experience? No problem! Stampin’ Up has a solution for you! When it says “all-inclusive”, that means the kit has everything you need to make the projects, including adhesive, ink and stamps.

Check out the awesome Soft Sayings All-Inclusive Card Kit. It contains everything you need to make 20 cards, two of each design. Plus, you can get a refill kit if you run out. These cards are quick and easy to assemble and come in a portable and giftable box. Watch the video and contact me or get yours today!

Happy stamping!

Becky B.