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Kate
Sequim, WA
Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator
Interests: Stamping, papercrafting,music,reading,
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It is hard for me to satisfy all of my readers as I have two loves. One is Stampin' Up! and the other is making 3D designs with my Sihouette Cameo software. I seldom make cards using my Silhouette and I seldom make 3D with Stampin' Up!. I do use... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Kate's Paper Creations
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The Delicate Lace Edgelits really caught my eye when I saw them in the catalog. There are three different designs in the set and they are absolutly lovely and so easy to use to put an extra touch on any project. I combined the edgelit I call the "Ziggy" one... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Kate's Paper Creations
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Getting ready for my next workshop and this time I am featuring the Botanical Bliss stamp set and coordination Botanical Tags Thinlits. This is a very pretty set and caught my eye right away. I've had a couple of my customers ask me if I was going to get it... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Kate's Paper Creations
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I've been playing witht he Botanical Bliss stamp set and Botanical Tags dies this week as I get ready for my workshop next week. You will see a lot of people making bookmarks with this set as it is perfect for that. So, not wanting to be left out I... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Kate's Paper Creations
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I am having fun coming up with some original card ideas this week. Sometimes it is really difficult for me to come up with idea but the Botanical Bliss stamp set and Botanical Tags dies are making this an easy task for me. Today's card uses only the Botanical Tags... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Kate's Paper Creations
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I'm getting ready for my next workshop and will be featuring the Botanical Bliss bundle found on page 20 of the 2018-19 annual Stampin' Up! catalog. This is a really cool bundle and I am just beginning to figure out all the different designs that can be made using it.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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I really like the Tranquil Tide In Color and it works especially well for this look. I case'd this card from LeeAnn Greff at www.flowerbug.net changing up the color choices a bit. This card once again utilized the Big Shot Embossing Mats, I just can't resist using them. More ideas... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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I just realized this will publish on the 4th of July so I hope you are all having a wonderful holiday! Combining stamp sets is always fun and expands the creative things you can do with your stamps. Stampin' Up! has a bunch of "nature" stamps that work well together... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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Here is another way to use that wonderful Rooted In Nature stamp set and Nature's Roots Thinlits. I absolutely LOVE using the Big Shot Embossing Mat with the dies to create embossed images to coordinate these sets! You really don't want to miss out on obtaining this tool! You can... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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The July Paper Pumpkin kit has arrived. The name of the kit is Broadway Star and it is designed to coordinate with the Broadway Bound Suite on pages 68-69 in the annual catalog. This is a big deal! To be able to use extras you can purchase through the annual... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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I am so glad that Blackberry Bliss is back! I loved that color before and it is still one of my favorites. It gives a really nice look to this card that I case'd from Diana Gibbs at www.stampingwithdi.com. Mine is very similar to hers. I may have used some... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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This is the card I made into kits for my June workshop. I usually do two cards one a little more difficult or time consuming and one that is very simple. This is my more involved card. As I shared in an earlier post I really like the new embossing... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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Hello Happy Stampers, I am excited to bring you some ideas for using the Rooted in Nature stamp set. This set caught my eye right away and I knew I was going to get it. I'm just getting started so this is the first card I made using the set.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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I have seen a few cards similar to this on the internet but with different background and when I sat down to make it the Marbled background stamp popped into my head as the perfect choice. I really like it. I though about stamping off and having the background be... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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A quick and simple card made using the Abstract Impressions stamp set. Printable details on my TAMS site. Enjoy! Kate Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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Hey all you happy stampers! I am really liking some of the new colors. One of them is the Blueberry Bushel. It is such a true blue and I couldn't resist using it on the flowers for this card. This card uses the Springtime Impressions Thinlits and is super easy... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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Hello Stampers, I will be featuring a few cards made using the Abstract Impressions stamp set and the Springtime Impressions Framelits which sell as a bundle in the new catalog on page 129. Item #148348 it sells for $49.50. When you combine this bundle with the new embossing mat it... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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Okay, one more tool, the Stamparatus! This is a stamp postioning tool and while they are not new to the market this one is new to Stampin' Up! and has some reallly nice features. I have never owned one before but I was part of the team that helped in... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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I've had some fun already with another tool that is new in our catalog this year and that is the Simply Shammy on page 206. Item number 14704 it sells for $8.00. Not a super impressive picture but it is a super impressive tool. This is a shammy that you... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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Oh boy! Pick a favorite they say. There are so many new items to choose from that it makes it extremely difficult to choose. Let me share a few facts with you about the new Stampin' Up! 2018-19 annual catalog. There are: 78 new stamp sets 25 new framelits/thinlits 7... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
Thanks Karen, they were a lot of work but with beautiful results
Toggle Commented May 19, 2018 on Wedding Invitations at Kate's Paper Creations
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A young couple in our church, whose family I have known for many years, is getting married. I stepped up and told them I would make their wedding invitations as my gift to them if they would like to have me do so. They came to me about two weeks... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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One more installment CASE's from the Artisan Blog hop featuring the Share What You love bundle available during the month of May. Check out the blog hop threre are many more projects that I didn't case. This card uses the embossing folder that comes with the bundle called Lovely Floral.... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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I continue today with installment #5 of the Share What You Love promotion. I also CASE'd this from the Artisan Design Team blog hop. It's a great hop and I encourage you to check it out. There is a wonderful package of Specialty Designer Series Paper that is part of... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations
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Here I am again with installment #4 in the Share What You Love Promotion. I CASE'd these samples from the Artisan desgin team blog hop and you can follow that hop by starting HERE. This is another very simple card that is bright and cheery. I love the simplicity of... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2018 at Kate's Paper Creations