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September 2009

Another great thing about MDS...

..I can do a whole scrapbook page while my fingernails are wet...ha!

So I painted my nails tonight, after our Twilight party and I had them painted black I kinda liked the look of them painted. I used to have them painted all the time.  I know Jeff likes my nails with polish on them, but I am so anal that I like them all even and well I am not going back to acrylic so my own have to do.  So I have been trying to keep them looking nice, and have been polishing them.  I have to be careful cause sometimes the polish will come off on the card I am stamping...not so good..."yeah that is umm..a new Stampin' Up! In Color for today called Beary Blast"...ha!!

So anyway, after doing my nails, they are a blood red...insert spooky music.  I still wanted to work up something for my blog post, and I thought hey I can make a scrapbook page while my nails dry.  What? How can you do that?  Well with Stampin' Up!'s new My Digital Studio that's how.

So this is the page I came up with.  I am feeling a little lonely for my BFF, we are at 3 months of not seeing each other, and that is a long time, we talk all the time but it isn't the same.  So I looked on my computer for some pictures of us, and whipped up a page.  I just used one of the templates and only altered it slightly so it made it super easy to do...and no nail smudges either...yeah!

How do you like it?

BFF-005 copy

I still have to play around with it, but it sure is fun.  I have been watching the webinars that Stampin' Up! has for us Demonstrators, so that we can turn around and teach you.  Tonight I was watching one and Eric came out, as I sat in front of the computer, and you could hear Mark (he is the teacher) talking and the mouse is moving and doing things on the screen and I am just sitting here listening, and Eric is looking at me and he sees I am not touching the mouse, and I told him "I am in school" he just laughed.

Here's a short video about MDS...

Make sure to check back tomorrow I have some awesome blog candy to celebrate my over 625K hits!!

Have a super Wednesday and thanks for stopping in!

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Stampin' Up! Clearance Rack

OMG! I love looking at the clearance racks...don't you?  But this clearance rack is even easier, you can do it from home, and you don't have to stand in front of one of those mirrors that goes all around you to see if anything fits! Stampin' Up! is one size fits all!!!!


Who hasn't got a stamper on their Christmas list that needs a few stocking stuffers.  Who has an awesome teacher that you could donate some goodies to the classroom? Who just loves a bargain?

The thing is you have to go through my website and place the order through my on-line store. Click on the Shop Now button on the top right, and then when the next window opens, click on the Clearance Rack link and it will show you all the goodies.  Keep checking back, as items will be added, and also items are first come first served.

I accept, VISA, Mastercard & Discovercard on your Clearance Rack order.

Holler if you have any questions!

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Striped Grosgrain Ribbon "Color Change" Tutorial

This will be a quick post today.  A few of you commented on the striped ribbon and how cool it looked turned "Pixie Pink". So off to my tri-pod I skipped to make up this quick video. In fact I did it so quickly, that if you listen carefully, I never gave my phone (that I took off the hook) time enough to stop beeping...I didn't hear it till I watched the video, and I figured it was not that big of a deal so I did not re-do it...sorry if you can hear it.   Next time though, I will make sure to listen to the phone first...ha!

Anyway here goes:

Here's the post with the original card with the Pixie Pink ribbon.

Have an awesome Tuesday and thanks for stopping in.

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Color Challenge #6 - Beware Pirates

This weeks color challenge was inspired by this photo. It has been fun looking online for inspiration, it makes me want to decorate..ha!

Color challenge inspiration 6

    So this week's colors are:

Stamping with Di - Color Challenge #6

And here is my card.

Color challenge 6

Stamp Set: Beware Pirates

Paper: Pixie Pink Textured, Basic Black, Whisper White

Ink: Pixie Pink, Certainly Celery, Basic Black Craft Inks

Misc: Black striped ribbon, and I used the Pixie Pink marker to change the vanilla stripes!

Wanna play along with this week's color challenge?  You have until Sunday October 4th at noon AZ time to do the challenge, upload a card to your blog,  Paper Craft Planet, or Splitcoast stampers, and link it in your comment here on this post, I'll keep this post on top all week.   I will enter all the names into a hat and pick a winner for this card.

Thanks for stopping in!

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