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Kathy Hamrick
I'm a Stampin Up! Demonstrator.
Interests: stamping, hiking, reading, baking and spending time in the great outdoors.
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Well, my Paper Pumpkin arrived Wednesday, a day late - because Tuesday we received no mail thanks to the snow. So it did not get here until Wednesday and I almost didn't get it then. Anyway, I managed to get... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Country Roads Stamping
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Heartfelt Blooms is one of the popular choices for a free sale a bration item - I didn't do it justice on this card - but I'll have other chances! :) So let me explain what I did - first... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Country Roads Stamping
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Let's take a break from the Brusho water crystals - and let me show you this cutie with the Stampin' Blends. I am so pathetically behind in thank you notes that it is actually embarrassing. I've just had so many... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Country Roads Stamping
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So yesterday we had a class using the crystals with my hostess ladies - all their cards looked really nice - I was happy with how they turned out. This one is the one I nearly threw away as I... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Country Roads Stamping
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Okay I have to tell you - my new favorite toy is the Brusho Crystal Flakes. I've spent way too much time in my stamp room playing with different things with these flakes. I'm going to use them today for... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Country Roads Stamping
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Well, I'm a bit late today for a Saturday post - but my parents have the flu - and I've got a cold and things are just not moving here as quickly as they usually do! LOL Plus I wanted... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Country Roads Stamping
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Today is our oldest daughter's birthday - unfortunately she has had sick kids this week - and my hope is that she does not get the flu for her own birthday!!! Her card took a bit of time - but... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2018 at Country Roads Stamping
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January is a big birthday month for me - some of my closest friends and then my family have birthdays this month - so it does keep me hopping to get all the cards made - I pulled Picture Perfect... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2018 at Country Roads Stamping
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So, have you taken a peek at page 26 of the new Occasions catalog? Have you seen the Brusho Crystal Colours? If you are a water color artist - these are definitely something you will want to add to your... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2018 at Country Roads Stamping
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When I first saw the Waterfront stamp set - in my mind I saw a little cabin, a lake and a summer camp picture. However, my devious little mind - saw a bear (from a recently retired stamp set) standing... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2018 at Country Roads Stamping
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We interrupt the regularly scheduled blog post for a type of Saturday with Steve on Monday. Over the week-end the temperatures FINALLY got out of the single digits and we were considering 20 balmy. Crazy. Anyway, this cold weather is... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2018 at Country Roads Stamping
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Well, I received lots of beautiful cards from my customers. I am glad I did not have to pick from them - I leave that up to my family and this year even the kids! The kids watched the adults... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2018 at Country Roads Stamping
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Remember in yesterday's post I mentioned that I had two cards made with Heartfelt Blooms and while they were the very same layout - their "tone" is completely different. Yesterday's would have been completely acceptable to use as a sympathy... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2018 at Country Roads Stamping
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Wowzer, we had such a warming trend yesterday, I walked outside without my coat - that warming trend was 17 degrees. Funny how that would not have seemed warm before, but after this past week - it seemed wonderful. Our... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2018 at Country Roads Stamping
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So I thought I would start off the new year with some of the new stamps - I love anything about picnics. I purchased some of Stampin' UP's! old stamp sets about picnics which I still own - they are... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Country Roads Stamping
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Whew! the holidays are over and we have survived another one!!! It was busy for us, as I'm sure it was for all of you. I got to cook for 12 people for 7 days!!! Believe it or not -... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Country Roads Stamping
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This is another card from my swap group and I just love this one. Wonderful card to start off our new year-2018. Happy new year!!! Don't party too much this week-end. I'll be taking new year's day off - so... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2017 at Country Roads Stamping
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My husband, ofcourse, liked this one and it was done by one of my team members. Ofcourse, technically these look like caribou or reindeer - so I suppose I should have called this Reindeer in the woods! Well done, Linda! Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2017 at Country Roads Stamping
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This one came from the organizer of our swap group - and I hate to tell you how long this took me to figure out how to open - you will see that the flap fits behind the wine glasses... Continue reading
Posted Dec 27, 2017 at Country Roads Stamping
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Remember I'm going to be spending time with the family this week - and my stamp room is completely shut down anyway until after New Year's Eve - so thought I would share just a few of the cards that... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2017 at Country Roads Stamping
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Hope you have a wonderful day with your family - just sharing one of my favorite cards from one of my long standing customers - just love this. The rest of the week - I'll be sharing just a few... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2017 at Country Roads Stamping
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AS I hurriedly got my last thank you cards out the door - I was trying to use up as many of the retiring items from the Holiday catalog that I could: I just love these felt embellishments - wish... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2017 at Country Roads Stamping
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I can't believe I forgot this ornament!!! This was made using small corks (found at your local craft store) and a circle punch to fit whatever size cork you have - I used 3/4 circle punch - a bit of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2017 at Country Roads Stamping
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once again - the little clear boxes serve as great ornaments. I saw this first one on Pinterest by one of the German, I think, demonstrators. I could be totally wrong about that - could have been French, Australian -... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2017 at Country Roads Stamping
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Let me interrupt the ornament show today - for the Paper Pumpkin - perfect timing as I needed a different style for a birthday card and a thank you - This one is different with that die cut front -... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2017 at Country Roads Stamping