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JanTink
Interests: knitting, rubber stamping, scrapbooking, episcopaliana
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It's been a while since I've done a teen card, and having this set, Be the Star, and not having used it yet, I pulled it out with notions in mind about what I could do with it. Receiving the... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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If you follow me on Instagram, you'll remember this card from a little while back when the whole "What color is this dress?" thing hit the internet. I started thinking about making a little joke for Instagram, so in order... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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I don't buy a lot of wedding sets, but for some reason, I found this whole product product suite very appealing, even though I thought the combination of Sahara Sand and Whisper White a bit odd for a wedding. So... Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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It's time for a new Fab Friday challenge over at the Fab Friday Challenge Blog! This week we have a sketch challenge: This sketch is pretty basic. I stared at it for a while trying to figure out what to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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This is something I have seen coming for a while, but today we got the official word that My Digital Studio is being discontinued as of May 31, 2015. This includes the software, digital downloads, and print services. If you... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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For some reason, I always think this set is called "Moon River" and of course, that song starts playing in my head when I think about it. I'm thinking that was probably the working name of the set, but because... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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I haz a sad. SU! has announced that because of continuing quality issues, they are withdrawing the entire Blendabilities line and will not be carrying them from now on. While the larger part of the markers were fine, the fail... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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It's time for a new Fab Friday challenge over at the Fab Friday Challenge Blog! This week we have a color challenge: I was pretty underwhelmed by this combination. I'm not a big fan of pink (though Blushing Bride is... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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Get well cards and encouragement cards have been on my mind a lot lately because my niece, Nicole, has been recently diagnosed with anaplastic astrocytoma, stage III. This is a fast-growing brain cancer, and she just had a large tumor... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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I'm back! Sorry to have been MIA for a while, but I was in the midst of prepping, holding, and then cleaning up from a very large workshop this past weekend with 18 people including the hostess. We had 5... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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It's time for a new Fab Friday challenge over at the Fab Friday Challenge Blog! This week we have a sketch challenge: Can I just say, I don't really like symmetrical sketches. It's harder to try to get your visual... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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Here's another card I made for last month's class, which is now officially going to be THIS month's class. As long as the weather cooperates. Which I don't know that it will because...you know. This is MICHIGAN. Frankly, I could... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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This card is something I put together for my January class. And then snow happened, so we moved the class forward a few days. And more snow happened, so we moved it forward a few days. And then even MORE... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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Now that our holiday hiatus is over, it's time for a new Fab Friday challenge over at the Fab Friday Challenge Blog! This week we have a color challenge: When I first saw this challenge, I decided it WAS a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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I kept almost all of my "Extreme" sets when SU! retired them because I found them to be "extreme-ly" useful in making cards for teenaged guys or preteen guys. Extreme Skateboard was one of my favorites in this regard, so... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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Can I just say that I love this stamp set? Yes, Lotus Blossom is great and builds almost a photographic look when you stamp. However, sometimes you want something softer and more, well, painterly! And this stamp set is good... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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Okay, so I ran out of current stuff that I had photographed to post, and instead, I'm posting something I made for my son's tutor. He has study groups for ADHD kids which my son attends, and at one point,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
By popular demand, I present to you a video showing how to do my Lotus Blossom on the Water card. For more information on the supplies I used, refer to the post previous to this one here. Ta! Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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I finally had a chance to play with this set, and I did what I so often do when confronted by a flower that has a particular name (not just amorphous blob flowers). I looked it up to see what... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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This is actually the first thing I made when I got my new schtuff last month, and I tore it apart more than once trying to get it better. I'm still not completely sure I did, but I'm not messing... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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This is the last of the Valentines I made over Christmas break, and now it's time to move on to something else. I do have a lot of things I got with my preorder that I haven't even had time... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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I had a vision for this card, and I decided to use the color scheme from the Birthday Bash DSP in the Occasions catalog because I loved the bright colors and thought this particular pattern would look great for a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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I made this the other day...well, actually more than a week...or maybe even TWO weeks ago, but I finally managed to get a picture that wasn't taken in the basement. Yes, another Valentine card, or at least a card that... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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My kids are too old to need Valentine cards for classmates, but honestly, I could not resist this set! The little fox, the fishies, and the pirate...just had to have them! This is the first card I made, and of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors
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I knew, as soon as I saw this charming gentleman on the big screen at the Occasions catalog premiere, that he would be coming to live at my house. Let's face it, coming up with a valentine that is masculine... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2015 at Stamps, Paper, Scissors