This is Jill's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following Jill's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
Jill
Overland Park, KS
Stampin' Up! Demonstrator
Interests: stamping, scrapbooking, handmade cards, sewing, spending time with my family, reading fun books, watching "chic flicks", relaxing with my husband on the boat.
Recent Activity
Image
Oh Happy Day for sure!!! We received exciting news this week! Our very first grandbaby is a boy!! I'm not sure why, but knowing the gender of the baby makes it seem even more real...We're going to be grandparents!! I'm so excited that I just had to do something, sooo...... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Jill's, Ink.
Image
The Short & Sweet Starter Kit Promotion is here! It IS short... It only lasts from August 21-28. And it IS sweet... Purchase the Stampin' Up! Starter Kit and receive $150 in your choice of Stampin' Up! products for the $99 starter kit price. Plus, Shipping is FREE! It's a... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Here's your chance to get started on your holiday cards and get your hands on some Brand New Holiday Stamps and Accessories!! The Holiday Catalog goes live next Thursday, August 28th! So, I decided to do four Holiday cards for this month's Make 'N Take Card Class, which is next... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Shop this week's deals Here! Good thru August 25th. Elegant Butterfly Punch - $11.96 Finishing Touches Edgelits Die - $7.46 Honeycomb Textured Impressions Embossing Folder - $5.96 Silver Sparkle Dazzling Details - $1.88 Squares Collection Framelits - $20.21 Early Espresso Baker's Twine - $2.21 Vanilla Coaster Board - $4.46 Travel... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Today's Christmas card features the Wonderful Wreath Stamp Set and Framelits coming in the new Holiday Catalog on August 28th! It's a beautiful stamp set and I love how easy it is to die-cut all the images with the coordinating framelits. As soon as I saw the sample pictured in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Oh Happy Day : ) Today's darling gift bag was decorated with the Starburst Sayings stamp set and coordinating Starburst Framelits, which are sold separately or in a discounted bundle. I love the bundles, because I can get two great coordinating products at a 15% discount!! This idea was given... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Today's project features the Sumthin' Sumthin' stamp set and Word Bubbles Framelits. Both are offered in a FREE bundle when you purchase the Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine during the month of August! If you are lucky enough to already have the Big Shot, you can get this great bundle at... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Big Shot Die Bigz L Petite Purse #125606 Sale Price: $24.71 Envelope Liners Framelits Die #132172 Sale Price: $20.21 Fancy Fan Textured Impressions Embossing Folder #127751 Sale Price: $5.96 Label Petite Curly Punch #129405 Sale Price: $9.71 Natural 7/8" Cotton Ribbon #127844 Sale Price: $5.96 Rosette Designer Bigz Xl Die... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
This happy flower image from the Sweet Stuff stamp set is very sweet!! I stamped it with the Tuxedo Black Memento ink and then colored the image using the Melon Mambo, Daffodil Delight and Old Olive Blendabilities. Melon Mambo is one of my favorite colors, but sometimes I like to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Such a pretty Hello! The sentiment for today's card is from the new Hi There stamp set and I added some pretty flower images from the Flower Patch stamp set. I absolutely love these colors together...so fresh and fun!! This card was inspired by a card created by Susan Itell,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Feedburner, the newsletter/email delivery service I have used for sharing my blog posts by email and RSS feed, has not been working properly for some time now and it may be shutting down altogether, with little or no notice. While many of my subscribers are still getting updates, many are... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Sorry for the poor quality...click on picture for a closer view. Evergreen is one of several holiday stamp sets carried over from last year. Carryover sets are only available through August 27th. To see all holiday carryover stamp sets Download the Holiday Carryover Flyer. I used Soft Sky and Lost... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Another brighter version of my card from yesterday in Real Red, Coastal Cabana, Hello Honey, & Old Olive. Again, the colors are more vibrant in real life...I'm not sure what's going on with my camera, but it may be time for a new one ; ) Here are this week's... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
I love making clean & simple cards, which typically involves a lot of Whisper White, but I know many of you love using lots of color, so I challenged myself to keep the use of white to a minimum today : ) Trust me on this...today's thank you card is... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Has the Big Shot been on your wish list for a while? If so, now is the time to check it off your list! Beginning today through August 31st, you can choose one of five FREE exclusive Stampin' Up! stamp set and framelits bundles when you purchase the Big Shot... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Without a doubt...Back to Black Designer Series Papers are my absolute favorite!!! How cool is it that you can take these BEAUTIFUL black and white patterns and also turn them into something as colorful and vibrant as this!! Talk about versatile!! Now is the time to stock up too, since... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
After being gone for the past week, I was excited to see my Paper Pumpkin kit waiting for me! These are a few projects I made with this month's kit. I CASE'd some of these ideas from Sara Douglass of Stampin' Up! It's a little hard to tell in this... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
This week's deals are good through Monday, August 4th!! For product details click here. Brights Designer Buttons Item #130028 Regular Price: $7.95 Discounted Price: $5.96 Cupcake Builder Punch Item #121807 Regular Price: $16.95 Discounted Price: $12.71 1/2" Circle Punch Item #119869 Regular Price: $5.95 Discounted Price: $4.46 Pool Party Stampin'... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Such a sweet little gift...this holds a stack of mini Post-it Notes. I used the Scallop Tag Topper Punch with the Lullaby Designer Series Paper to create this Post-it holder, and decorated it with a Petite Petals flower layered with the Itty Bitty Accents flower found in the Something to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
The Age Awareness Photopolymer stamp set was a "must have" for me! Because, more times than not, I'm late sending out birthday cards :-/ I must do better!! Anyway...I love this card! It's masculine and fun and super easy to make! I used the Back to Black Designer Series Paper...definitely... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Today's sympathy card was stamped with the tree image and sentiment from the Thoughts & Prayers stamp set. I love the delicate leaves on this image...so pretty! For the butterfly, I created an ombre' effect by using the brush tip of the Daffodil Delight Blendabilities on a scrap of Whisper... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
The flower on today's card was created with the Flower Patch Bundle, which includes both the Flower Patch Stamp Set and coordinating Flower Fair Framelits Dies at a 15% discount...there's no end to the possiblities with this bundle! Flower Patch is a photopolymer stamp set...my favorite kind of stamps, because... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
See this week's deals at my Stampin' Up! Store Large Triangle Punch Item #133375 Regular Price: $15.95 Discounted Price: $11.96 Little Labels Punch Pack Item #126881 Regular Price: $16.95 Discounted Price: $12.71 Scallop Edge Border Punch Item #119882 Regular Price: $15.95 Discounted Price: $11.96 Mini Metallic Clothespins Item #133320 Regular... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
How cute is this stamp!!! I just love this sweet little Koala Bear and it's a single stamp so it's very affordable at just $9.95. For today's card, I inked the whole stamp with Pumpkin Pie ink and then used a Blender Pen to remove the ink from the stem... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.
Image
Today's card was stamped with Pleasant Poppies background stamp and colored in with the Blendabilities. I used Cherry Cobbler and Old Olive Blendabilities here. The is one of twelve patterns in the Back to Black Designer Series Paper Pack. I love the statement a simple black and white pattern can... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2014 at Jill's, Ink.