So Many Catalogs? Stampers Q&A


Customers ask me why Stampin' Up! offers so many catalogs.  Stampin' Up Mini Catalogs are issued each quarter and are full of seasonal products for each of those quarters.  They help us to stay fresh and bring new products to you each season as they also enter the rest of the marketplace.  This also allows us to [...]

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Why Are There So Many Adhesives? Stampers Q&A


Believe it or not, each of our adhesives has a different purpose and can make your projects easier to create.  Not any one adhesive can do everything.  I have listed them all below with quick bullet points for each one. 2-Way Glue Pen (#100425) • Permanent or temporary bond • Dries quickly • Great for [...]

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What Can You Do With My Digital Studio? Stampers Q&A


  The My Digital Studio software (or MDS) is not just for scrapbooking!  The program has card templates and calendar templates as well as scrapbooking templates built right in so you can choose to use it how you want to. Stampin' Up also offers a professional printing place to send your projects to and have them printed [...]

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Doily Triple Layer Stampin' Up Punch

How do I Use the New Triple Layer Punches? Stampers’ Q&A


My favorite new item from the Stampin' Up Summer Mini Catalog is the Doily Triple Layer Punch.  Have you seen it?  Well, here it is and in this video I show you how to use it's "sister" punch, the Blossom Bouquet Triple Layer Punch. Click to visit my Online Store and see: Doily Triple Layer Punch [...]

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Tissue Paper in Card Making? Stampers Q&A

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Did you know using tissue paper or crepe paper in card making is a hot trend right now?  I've been seeing it here and there, and when I saw the challenge over on the Moxie Fab blog, I knew I wanted to jump on the wagon!  Their challenge was to make a card using tissue [...]

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Stampin' Up versamarker

Stampers Q&A: What in the world is a Versamarker?


I get this question quite often!  For several years, frankly I had no idea!  But then I learned a few fun techniques you can do with it such as: color on your stamp image, pour on heat and stick powder and heat.  Then add glitter!  (as shown in today's sample) use to darken certain areas [...]

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Stampers’ Q&A: How Do I Organize My 12 x 12 Cardstock?


Last week, I shared how I organize my 8-1/2 x 11 cardstock.  Today I want to show you how I organize my 12 x 12 cardstock. I love the paper holders by Stampin' Up.  They are really nice because you can see your cardstock and papers and it's easy to get them out.  Each holder will store up [...]

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Stampers’ Q&A: How Do I Organize My Cardstock?

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Many people ask me how I organize my cardstock.  When I began stamping almost 8 years ago, I kept all my cardstock in a craft keeper.  I quickly outgrew that! So I bought 2 file folder boxes and made a file folder for each of Stampin' Up's colors. I put my full 81/2 x 11 pieces of [...]

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Stampers’ Q&A: What in the World is an Embosslit?

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One of my customers e-mailed me asking, "What in the world is an embosslit!?" Embosslits are fun dies for your Big Shot.  Stampin' Up carries several different ones, shown on page 215 of the Stampin' Up Catalog.  An embosslit cuts out a shape AND embosses a pattern on it at the same time! There are flowers, [...]

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Stampers’ Q&A: How Do I Store Markers?


Question:  What is the best way to store my markers? Answer:  I like to store my markers on their side.  This way the ink will stay evenly distributed inside the barrel of the marker, and not pool on one end.  My White Signo Gel Pen is a different story.  I store this upside down so that all [...]

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