Stack It Up for Fall and Winter

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Woodsy Stack Thank You by Fran Seiford

We are beginning a pile of fun for the week as the weather is changing so must our characters in Woodsy Stack Perfectly Clear Stamp Set! You’ll see inspiration throughout the week from the design team here on our blog as well as a few stacked up creations on their personal blogs. It’s going to be a heap of creativity this week with oodles of character combinations!

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SSC1248 Woodsy Stack Perfectly Clear Stamp Set

These woodsy creatures are adding layers to keep warm and cute in any combination. Take a look out our video with Woodsy Stack in action!

We have a hop to take today for more inspiration!

Monday

Kristine Reynolds

For Your Holidays and More!

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Gingerbread Baker Homemade by Debi Hammons

Time to wrap up this week of goodies using Gingerbread Baker Clear Stamps and Die Set, but there is one more round of inspiration to share with you.

Just when you think that every idea has been done using a product there is another idea that will come around waiting to be whipped up into a project.

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Gingerbread Baker Banner by Monika Thomas

Make a delicious banner with this set, like Monika Thomas pulled together in no time with just a few supplies!

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Gingerbread Baker Bowl by Wendy Price

The projects up until now have been focused on our sweetest gingerbread man, but if you set him aside and use the rest of the dies you’ll find more great projects as did Wendy with this super cute card using the bowl die.

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Gingerbread Baker Tag by Janelle Stollfus

What about a cook’s gift tag? Janelle used the apron and hat along with the border pattern stamps for this festive tag, it even has the heart from the bowl stenciled on the apron pocket.

You can create tons of projects with this stamp and die set for more than the holidays, just change the colors and it can be a great summer set for a cook-out or grilling theme!

That’s all from us here on our blog and there is more on our designer’s blog, too!

Friday

Kristine Reynolds
Janelle Stollfus

And for more inspiration with Gingerbread Baker stop by our other posts this week.

Thursday

Stampendous Blog
Louise Healy

Wednesday

Stampendous Blog
Louise Healy

Monday

Stampendous Blog
Kristine Reynolds
Jamie Martin

Stencil In a Personal Holiday

 

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Gingerbread Baker Sweater by Janelle Stollfus

The fun in our weekly theme is arriving on Thursday to see what stencils we’ll add in the mix, but today there is a twist and it could be just about any one of our stencils!

We’ve given our Gingerbread Baker a personal day off and out of the kitchen so we can inspire you with some stenciling idea.

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DWLX7003 Ornate Christmas Tree Stencil

Janelle created a colorful sweater for our baker with Ornate Christmas Tree Stencil to make the sweater on the first card in this post. Use any stencil to make a colorful design and create a oodles of tops, dresses and pants. All you need are a few sticky notes, ink pads, stencil brushes or sponges and a fresh cut Gingerbread Baker.

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Gingerbread Baker Jump Rope by Janelle Stollfus

This gingerbread gal is smiling much wider as she’s enjoying some time jumping rope. That super smiling face was made using the shape templates on the Picasso Shield/Stencil tool. Create more expressions just by changing the angles or choosing a different shape!

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DWLL332 Picasso Shield/Stencil Tool

On your next day off, try creating new ways to use the designs in your stencils, it’s really a lot of fun! Now, let’s see what fresh designs our team is posting today!

Thursday

Louise Healy

And for more inspiration with Gingerbread Baker stop by our other posts this week.

Wednesday

Stampendous Blog
Louise Healy

Monday

Stampendous Blog
Kristine Reynolds
Jamie Martin

Baking Up Double the Fun

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Gingerbread Baker Pair by Fran Seiford

Baking up yummy holiday treats is always fun with someone along to help and our Gingerbread Baker Clear Stamps and Die Set will make an assistant baker easy with the fun mix of dies.

Just think of the possibilities for your holiday paper crafting, gift giving, and scrapbook pages.

Fran’s adorable card shown above would be great for a couple who loves to cook or bake together and how about a delightful way to say thank you to the school’s cafeteria staff!

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Gingerbread Baker Clear Stamps and Die Set

This charming set includes an apron, chef hat and bowl to create a variety of merry bakers, and one more die that really adds the finishing touch to the gingerbread die cut is the bow die. Take a look at this merry gingerbread pair with a hair bow and bow tie, what a sweet couple!

Gingerbread Baker Blue by Fran Seiford
Gingerbread Baker Blue by Fran Seiford

Now that you have seen a couple of great ideas here, get ready for some designer projects to get your mojo baking with ideas!

Wednesday

Louise Healy

And for more inspiration with Gingerbread Baker stop by our other posts this week.

Monday

Stampendous Blog
Kristine Reynolds
Jamie Martin

Baked Up Just For You

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Gingerbread Baker Jar by Debi Hammons

There is nothing like fresh baked goodies for the holidays and what could be sweeter is if they were made for a gift. For all those yummy treats you are planning to make or for a noncaloric treat the new Gingerbread Baker Die and Clear Stamp Set will help create the most darling packaging.

This week we’ll be sharing oodles of ideas for this creative set so prepare your homemade gift list and Gingerbread Baker will deliver them with a smile.

Today we have a great video that walks you through this set and as usual Fran has some great tips and ideas to inspire us!

Now for some fresh baked projects by our designers –

Monday

Stampendous Blog
Kristine Reynolds
Jamie Martin

Hauling into the Holidays

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Truck Tidings Trees by Fran Seiford

We hope the wheels are rolling on the road to holiday paper crafting after this week with Truck Tidings! This set is a great combo of cling rubber stamps and dies that will enthuse the truck fans in your holiday circle, but it has so many more possibilities when you think outside of the holiday season and you will get to see some great ideas today from our designer’s projects today.

Truck Tidings Cling Stamps And Die Set

Before we take off for the weekend we’d like to share some of our other motored images also from our July 2016 catalog and a very popular truck and gifts image from an older release.

Let’s get the motor running and head on into the holidays with loads of fun and fresh ideas from projects by our design team!

Friday

Kristine Reynolds
Janelle Stollfus

If you missed our early posts this week here are some links for more inspiration!

Wednesday

Stampendous Blog
Jamie Martin

Monday

Stampendous Blog

Loads of Tidings For Christmas

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Truck Tidings by Debi Hammons

It’s a Christmas tradition to have a fresh tree to decorate but what could be easier than loading it in the back of a truck? Maybe stamping it in the back of our Truck Tidings Cling Stamps and Die Set!

Debi Hammons created this tradition, shown above, by masking off the decorations making it look like a great, and easy, way to carry on the tradition through Christmas cards and scrapbook pages.

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Truck Tidings Tree by Debi Hammons

And more stamping fun with the same set is creating a truckload of presents to take to the family gathering or local charity. Capture the treasure of gift giving season with this stamp and die set and its loads of the possibilities!

For more inspiration, stop by our designer’s blogs to see what they made for our Truck Tidings theme week!

Wednesday

Jamie Martin

Trucking Through the Holidays

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Truck Tidings by Fran Seiford

A very happy Monday to everyone and for our US peeps, have a great Labor Day holiday! Even though the U.S. postal service won’t be out for delivery today we are transporting our own holiday parcels because whether we want to believe it or not, it’s time to cruise through our July catalog of holiday goodies! We have a full line-up of themes that will take us right up until New Year’s to share and it’s time to get trucking through the holidays!

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CLD01 Truck Tidings Cling Stamps And Die Set

Our theme this week is all about getting those presents delivered on time and Truck Tidings really delivers tons of choices! This set includes images for a truck, presents and a decorated tree that are manufactured in our deeply etched rubber cling mount stamp each with a matching die, plus a perfectly suited sentiment to complete the set!

To get great ideas and an awesome tip on how to create masks, watch this short video with Fran Seiford.

We’ll be back again on Wednesday with more inspiration!

Pretty Paper in Holiday Colors

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Fox Friend by Kristine Reynolds

We’re back today with more projects using fantastic coordinated pattern paper by Graphic 45 Papers. Who doesn’t love paper that coordinates so beautifully together and just as much that it adds a polished touch to your project!

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W175 Fox Friend Rubber Stamp

Our design team had plenty of fun patterns and holiday themes to use for our July catalog release and we really love how great they coordinate from page to page. As you can see from today’s project samples they do compliment each other.

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Snow Jar by Pam Bray
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P291 Snow Jar Rubber Stamp

So let’s take a hop on over to more inspiration with our designers posting their projects!

Wednesday

Stampendous Blog
Mark Gould
Janelle Stollfus

More links to hop on through if you missed our Monday post!

Monday

Stampendous Blog
Kristine Reynolds
Jamie Martin
Louise Healy

We love Paper!

 

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Leaf Kite by Kristine Reynolds

Oh, we are enchanted with paper, tangled up with it in our stamping, scrapbooking and mixed media pieces. So why not have pretty paper on hand to create instant texture and interest into your projects!

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Mama Christmas by Wendy Price

 

This week the design team will be sharing their fantastic projects using Graphic 45 Papers! Keep an eye out for Rare Oddities, A Christmas Carol and A Time to Flourish Fall and Winter themed paper on their projects!

Enjoy browsing the projects our designers are sharing today!

Monday

Stampendous Blog
Kristine Reynolds
Jamie Martin
Louise Healy