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Anne
Albuquerque, NM, Wetmore, CO
Interests: stamping, gardening, beading
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Bring a little sunshine into someone special's life with the Pocketful of Sunshine Bundle. Create fun 3D pockets that can hold die cut imagery or real money or gift cards. The bundle includes the Pocketful of Sunshine 20 piece photopolymer... Continue reading
Posted 2 hours ago at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Inspired by another scene in my surroundings, this inlaid swallowtail card was quick and easy to create. Here's the inspiration. This swallowtail is feeding on a blooming thistle growing along the Hardscrabble Creek that flows through our property in the... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Are you ever in need for a card to give to someone quickly? Me too, recently! I already had my Big Shot and Butterfly Thinlits dies out on my craft table after making this recycled grid sheet card HERE, so... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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I recently came across a small piece of Stampin' Up! grid sheet paper that I had used to cover my work space while doing a watercolor background technique. I often save my work sheets to use for other projects, especially... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Create rainbow backgrounds with this quick and easy technique! Want to learn more? This technique will be featured in my Fresh Card Making Ideas for July, which will hit email inboxes on July 18. Please be sure to sign on... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Here's another card I created using copper foil paper embossed with Ruffled, one of the new embossing folders from Stampin' Up! Using a die cut machine like the Big Shot paired with an embossing folder instantly brings texture and interest... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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One of the simplest ways to add texture and interest to your paper crafting is to use a die cut machine and embossing folders. For this card, I embossed a piece of copper foil paper using the Hexagons Embossing Folder... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Has your wish list grown since the new catalog came out? Then treat yourself to Bonus Days: for every $50 US/$60 CAN you spend July 1–31 (before shipping and tax), you’ll get a $5 US/$6 CAN Bonus Days coupon that... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Posted Jul 1, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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My plan for this week was to create cards for birthdays coming up in July. I try to tailor-make each card for the person I am going to give it to. I created this one for a special neighbor who... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Bring the look of the outdoors inside with natural, rustic patterns with the Wood Textures Suite found in the 2017-2018 Annual Stampin' Up! Catalog. Wood Words stamp set with coordinating Wood Crate Framelits Dies, Wood Textures Designer Series Paper Stack,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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For this card, I decided to create a mountain meadow landscape using the Sponged and Masked Background Technique, along with the 2-step stamp set Wild About Flowers. My inspiration came from the wildflowers that are starting to bloom in all... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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I'm always looking for ways to recycle and reuse. This was the case recently as I was about to throw away a cardboard box. Instead of just tossing it, I ripped off one of the flaps and peeled away the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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While I had my stash of paint chips out after creating my masculine-themed paint chip gears card posted HERE, I decided I'd use this cute kitten paint chip to create a thank you card for Sally, our favorite pet/house sitter.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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One of my all-time favorite stamping techniques is to use paint chip samples found in the paint department at our local home improvement store. For more paint chip ideas, please visit my Paint Chip Page HERE I recently found these... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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The bees are back! In celebration, I created a card featuring the bee image found in the stamp set Dragonfly Dreams, along with the coordinating Detailed Dragonfly Thinlits Die. To create this card, I started by stamping the solid image... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Use flowers out of your garden like these: To stamp on watercolor paper to create this pretty abstract background: Want to learn more? This technique will be featured in my Fresh Card Making Ideas for June, which will hit email... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Spring has sprung here in the mountains of southern Colorado. Many of the bee-friendly plants in our garden have come up and are already in bloom. This is great news for our bees! In celebration, I created this quick and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Spring has arrived with the new Delightful Daisy Suite found in the new 2017-2018 Annual Catalog from Stampin' Up! (The Daisy Delight Bundle will be available the week of June 26). Daisy Delight stamp set, Daisy punch, Delightful Daisy Designer... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Get together with friends and earn more rewards! If you host an event during June, you will earn even more on qualifying orders! Let's gather your friends and family to create some exciting projects! Please contact me today to schedule... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
The 2017-2018 Stampin' Up! Catalog is HERE! Anne Hayward 719-784-2275 annehayward@wildblue.net Visit My Site Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Don't miss out! Retiring stamp sets, bundles, accessories. Today is the last day to shop for retiring items from the Stampin' Up! 2016-2017 Annual and 2017 Occasions Catalogs. Select items are discounted up to 50%! Order online 24/7 Please be... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Spring has arrived here in the mountains of southern Colorado. After a dry winter, we've had a snowy and rainy spring. Temps are rising, and the Hardscrabble Creek is running high. That means the dragonflies will soon be patrolling up... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Create the look of stained glass by using Vellum cardstock and Stampin' Up! Write Markers. For this card, I paired the Stained Glass Technique with the retiring stamp set That's the Tag and coordinating Timeless Tags Thinlits Dies. The technique... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations
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Here is another couple of Blast from the Past cards featuring the retiring stamp set In the Meadow and the Reflection Masking Technique. Instructions can be found HERE For the card above, after creating the sky and water by sponging... Continue reading
Posted May 21, 2017 at Stamping With Blue Moon Creations