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Jan Farring
This is a place to share my loving of stamping with my friends.
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Early in March I had a workshop and haven't had time to share the cards we made This one I cased from Kylie B from Australia and the products are now retired, but I just have to share The designer series paper is the Flowering Foils that was free with a qualifying purchase during Sale-A-Bration An d the embossing folder is the Stone 3D Embossing Folder that was part of the Power of Hope Bundle, also free with a qualifying purchase The picture doesn't do this card justice, but I LOVE how it turned out Measurements Rococo Rose Card Base... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Bruno Bertucci, husband to Kylie from Australia made a darling card using the "Scrappy" Technique You can find Kylie and Bruno's video here I LOVE the new Ornate Garden Specialty Designer Series Paper I made a few cards last week and ended up with lots of scraps I came up with this What a fun technique. I challenge you to use up some of YOUR scraps!! Measurements Early Espresso Card Base 8 1/2" x 5 1/2" Old Olive 5 1/4" x 4" Ornate Garden Specialty Designer Series Paper - strips cut as per video Products Used Layered With Kindness Cling... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Jan's Stamping Creations
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I love making card sets for my hostesses This month I decided to showcase the Beautifully Braided Bundle This set includes the Beautifully Braided Stamp set and the Braided Border Punch A great set for many different techniques Aren't they beautiful? Here they all are close up Technique: Coloring with Blends Quite a simple card. I stamped the flower with Black Memento ink and then colored using the Blends Measurements Gorgeous Grape Card Base 8 1/2" x 5 1/2" Whisper White 5 1/4" x 3 1/4" Products Used Beautifully Braided Photopolymer Stamp Set (English) [151637] $17.00 Beautifully Braided Bundle (English)... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Jan's Stamping Creations
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I saw this great card created by Dawn Olchefske It's called "Color Blocking" I love how it turned out - I changed it a bit because I wasn't sure how many of our club members need "golf" related themes, so I just made it a birthday card. Yes, this was a club project for March Pretty coo, eh? Great way to use up small pieces of that hoarded designer series paper Measurements Seaside Spray Card Bae 11" x 4 1/4" Country Club Designer Series Paper 3 pieces Top left 2 1/8" x 2 1/8" Bottom Left 3" x 2 1/8"... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Jan's Stamping Creations
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I saw this card I think on Pinterest and just had to case it Such a delightful card - and a way to use up some of those beautiful scraps of Designer Series Paper Measurements Whisper White Thick Card Stock Card Base 8 1/2" x 5 1/2" Pool Party 5 1/4" x 4" Parisian Blossoms Specialty Designer Series Paper 3 pieces 5 1/8" x 1 1/4" Products Used Forever Blossoms Cling Stamp Set (English) [151457] $23.00 Peaceful Moments Cling Stamp Set (English) [151595] $21.00 Forever Blossoms Bundle (English) [153781] $53.00 Whisper White 8-1/2" X 11" Thick Cardstock [140272] $8.25 Pool... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Wonder what the Stamp of the Month Kit is? If you have ever purchased stamps and accessories and then didn’t know what to do with them when you received them, I have the solution. You purchase the kit, and I will send you the products and three projects to do up immediately. The kit includes the stamp set and whatever else I choose in making the card kits. I don’t include adhesives, ink and stamped images (per Stampin' Up rules), and you can substitute what you have. These projects are fun and easy to do. I will send you a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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You read that right!! Stampin' Up is releasing a brand new suite of products TODAY! Ornate Garden Suite This suite will be in the new Annual Catalog (2020-2021) and you can get the products NOW The entire suite includes I made this Double Pocket Gift Card Holder using the Ornate Garden Specialty Designer Series Paper And I have a great incentive to purchase these products If you purchase the Suite or a bundle, I will send you links to a Mega Tutorial There are 90 different ideas in this mega tutorial These projects will a list of supplies and step... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Today is the last day of Sale-A-Bration You can still place your order and get free products with a qualifying order! Sale-A-Bration 1st Release Sale-A-Bration 2nd Release Sale-A-Bration 3rd Release Don't hesitate to contact me if you have questions or need help ordering I thought I would share a card made with the Tags & Bloom Stamp Set (2nd Release catalog) Such a beautiful set!! Measurements Terrecotta Tile Card Base 11" x 4 1/4" Whisper White 5 1/4" x 4" Products Used Tags In Bloom Photopolymer Stamp Set (English) [152292] $0.00 Terracotta Tile 8-1/2" X 11" Cardstock [150884] $8.75 Whisper... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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We are getting down to the LAST few days of Sale-A-Bration This is the greatest sale of the year I LOVE free products - don't you? I wanted to share a couple cards I made using the FREE Rise & Shine Stamp Set that is featured in the 2nd Release Sale-A-Bration Items You can check out all the fun stuff in this 2nd release here I absolutely LOVE Coastal Cabana and Highland Heather together!! Here's another card using a creative fun fold Isn't that fun? Cut the card base 8 1/2" x 5 1/2" Score at 2", 3 1/8", 5... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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We are getting down to the LAST few days of Sale-A-Bration This is the greatest sale of the year I LOVE free products - don't you? I wanted to share a couple cards I made using the FREE Rise & Shine Stamp Set that is featured in the 2nd Release Sale-A-Bration Items You can check out all the fun stuff in this 2nd release here I absolutely LOVE Coastal Cabana and Highland Heather together!! Yummy - just LOVE this! The Rise & Shine Photopolymer stamp set is amazing - actually has almost TWO stamp sets. And the cups and tags... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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I haven't used the Pigment Sprinkles much and I have seen some beautiful backgrounds featuring them. So for my club demonstration, I made these cards using the Breathtaking Bouquet Stamp Set, some white embossing powder and the Pigment Sprinkles What a fun technique!! The Pigment Sprinkles can be found on page 179 of the Annual Catalog They come six to a package in the following colors: Bermuda Bay Daffodil Delight Granny Apple Green Gorgeous Grape Mango Melody Melon Mambo WOW - they are really fun to work with For this card, I cut a piece of Shimmery White Card Stock... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Here are some more Double Pocket Gift Card Holders My friend, Janna made this one - I just LOVE it Isn't that just the sweetest card? Janna said she doesn't have the Honey Bee Bundle, so she cut out the bees from the designer series paper Great job Janna!! You can see my video on how to make this card here And you can find the measurements on my blog post from yesterday here And here's a couple more I made A beautiful wedding card Products Used Forever Blossoms Cling Stamp Set (English) [151457] $23.00 Forever Blossoms Bundle (English) [153781]... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Yes, let's play!! Since we are home (most of us!) and have time, let's make something fun Actually this was to be one of demonstrations for our clubs this month, but since we had to cancel, I decided to do a video and share this creative project. I did these a number of years ago and found them back on my blog and decided to share again! These are wonderful gift card holders! Here's the one I would have done in class So you have two pockets to put tags and/or gift cards in!! Just made out of one piece... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Yes, Yes, Yes You now have MORE choices for Sale-A-Bration!! Just 7 days left You will want to take advantage of these great FREE products You can find these all online in the new 3rd Release Some fun products Here's a Double Pocket gift Card I made for my club meetings using the Birthday Bonanza Designer Series Paper And the Woven Threads Designer Series Paper Fun cards!! Have you ever considered becoming a Stampin' Up Demonstrator? Did you know there is NO obligation, but it's such a great opportunity I get to purchase what I want at a minimum 20%!!... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Yesterday I shared a fun technique doing Reverse Image Stamping Click here to view a little picture tutorial Today's card is pretty much the same only using the little squirrel Isn't that just stinkin' cute? Love these little characters. And I have just the little girl who will love this card Isn't the "word bubble" a cute way to add a sentiment? Don't forget the Special Someone Stamp Set is in the January-June Mini Catalog, but the coordinating Special Days Dies are just good through March 31st or While Supplies Last - don't miss out - get them today! Measurements... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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If you haven't checked out the Special Someone Stamp Set in the January-June Mini Catalog, you must do so. Page 36 The little animals are SO stinkin' cute!! I shared how to do a reverse image, so the animals are facing each other Here's the card I shared The raccoons are facing each other and you there are two different stamps I used the Stamparatus You stamp the one just normally - then cut him out using the coordinating Special Days Dies These dies are available while supplies last or March 31st, so get them before they are gone!! For... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Here's another Fun Fold "W" card I made - just absolutely love this technique. It will be a special card for a special couple and inside Measurements Petal Pink Card Base 11" x 4 1/4" Pool Party 5 1/8" x 3 7/8 Parisian Blossom Specialty Designer Series Paper 5" x 3 3/4" Inside Pool Party 11" x 1 3/4" scored at 2 3/4", 5 1/2", 8 1/4" Whisper White 5 1/4" x 4" - 2 pieces Pool Party 2 3/4" x 2 1/4" - 4 pieces Parisian Blossom Specialty Designer Series Paper 2 1/2" x 2" - 4 pieces Products... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Here's a card I made using the "W" Fun Fold technique and Magnolia Lane Designer Series Paper and inside Love how it turned out Measurements Basic Black Card Base 11" x 4 1/4" Petal Pink 5 1/4" x 4" Magnolia Lane Designer Series Paper 5" x 3 3/4" Inside Whisper White 5 1/4" x 4" 2 pieces Basic Black 11" x 1 3/4" scored at 2 3/4", 5 1/2", 8 1/4" Basic Black 2 3/4" x 2 1/4" - 4 pieces Magnolia Lane Designer Series Paper 2 1/2" x 2" - 4 pieces Products Used Good Morning Magnolia Cling Stamp... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Here is another project we did in our classes in February It's a "W" Fun Fold and I cased it from Candy R. Absolutely LOVE the Tropical Oasis Designer Series Paper And opened Isn't that just the coolest? Check back tomorrow and the next day as I have a couple more to share! Measurements Pear Pizzazz Card Base 8 ½” x 5 ½”; 11” x 1 ¾” Scored at 2 ¾”, 5 ½” and 8 ¼” Daffodil Delight 5 1/8" x 3 7/8" Tropical Oasis Designer Series Paper 5" x 3 3/4" Inside of card Pear Pizzazz 11” x 1... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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The Bonanza Buddies Suite is just perfect for the little ones in our lives We made this card in our club meetings in February This is a quick fun fold card Cutting Measurements Cut a piece of Bermuda Bay Card Stock 11" x 5 1/2" Score at 4 1/4", 7" and 9 3/4" Whisper White 5 1/4" x 2 1/2": Birthday Bonanza Designer Series Paper 5 1/4" x 4"; 5 1/4" x 2 1/2"; 5 1/4" x 1" I used the Bonanza Dies to cut out the Puffin!! Product List Bonanza Buddies Photopolymer Stamp Set [151567] $17.00 Bonanza Buddies Bundle... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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It's very "in fashion" to wear Hawaiian Shirts and our beautiful Tropical Oasis Designer Series Paper is perfect for creating Origami shirts. Origami Hawaiian Shirt Here’s a little picture tutorial to make the shirt Start with a piece of designer series paper 7 ¼” x 6” Score at 1 ½” and 4 ½” on the 6” side Turn and score at the top at ¾” Fold each score line to the inside Fold on the ¾” score line to the back Turn it over and fold to the inside as shown in picture. I used my bone folder and creased... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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I love the new products being released today which you can earn FREE with a qualifying order Click here to see the new products You won't want to miss out on these free products Flowering Fields Specialty Designer Series Paper You can do SO much with this paper - it's Emboss Resist and you can leave it as is or color it I used the Blends to color this card With this card I used the new So Very Vellum and again used the Blends to color the flowers On this card I actually sponged the flowers!! Check out the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Wonder what the Stamp of the Month Kit is? If you have ever purchased stamps and accessories and then didn’t know what to do with them when you received them, I have the solution. You purchase the kit, and I will send you the products and three projects to do up immediately. The kit includes the stamp set and whatever else I choose in making the card kits. I don’t include adhesives, ink and stamped images (per Stampin' Up rules), and you can substitute what you have. These projects are fun and easy to do. I will send you a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Have you ever considered becoming a Stampin' Up Demonstrator? Did you know there is NO obligation, but it's such a great opportunity I get to purchase what I want at a minimum 20% discount!! And I even earn the incentive trips - we love to travel so this is perfect for me!! Give it some thought because now is a wonderful time to sign up Join during Sale-A-Bration and receive FREE Mini Paper Trimmer 6" x 6" Designer Series Paper Sampler (48 total double-sided sheets) Your choice of ANY stamp set in any current catalog You pay $99 and you... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations
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Yes that is absolutely correct We have more products coming out for Sale-A-Bration that you can earn with a qualifying purchase! The new Flower Foils Specialty Designer Paper is just beautiful and I've had fun creating with it! I combined this paper with the new So Very Vellum Specialty Designer Paper I combined these two products and made this card Love how this turned out I added some Whisper White behind the vellum so it would show up!! Measurements Highland Heather Card Base 8 1/2" x 5 1/2 Whisper White 5 1/4" x 4" So Very Vellum Specialty Designer Series... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2020 at Jan's Stamping Creations