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Ruth
Interests: stamping, gardening, cooking, reading, scrapbooking, traveling, 3-d paper crafting
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This time of year is tough with the retiring lists coming out. Every year, the first thing I check to make sure of is that Lovely as a Tree isn't retiring. Well, this year, there it was on the list.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2019 at Ruth's Creative Space
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I'm not sure why this set is not listed on the retiring sets list but it is available now and it's not in the new catalog. So....it has to be retiring If you don't have this set, it is a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2019 at Ruth's Creative Space
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The retirement list was released today. It may look like all stamp sets are retiring but they are not. Below is a carryover list of what will be staying. Products are available until June 3, 2019, or while supplies last... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2019 at Ruth's Creative Space
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I taught a class on Friday and 10 ladies went home with these cute baskets and 1 bunny ear nugget holder. We also made a card but I forgot to take a photo of it. I would love the bunny... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2019 at Ruth's Creative Space
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Did you miss out on the special class we had for Valentine's Day. Here are the projects we made. They were all filled with various chocolates. We had a good time! Check your inbox for an EVITE to my Easter... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2018 at Ruth's Creative Space
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This card is actually a design goof card. I started out with something else in mind and ended up with this. I actually love it and it's probably my favorite Eclipse design so far. The beautiful Designer Series Paper (DSP)... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2017 at Ruth's Creative Space
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It's that time of year when we try to get ahead of the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. We actually start in July, with making our holiday/Christmas cards. If there's a snow stamp set, I've usually got it.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2017 at Ruth's Creative Space
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Here is one of the Stamp Camp cards we made in September. I love fall and it's beginning to feel like it here. With the cooler weather and very low humidity, the windows are open and the fresh air fills... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2017 at Ruth's Creative Space
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I have been crazy busy with classes and just running like a crazy woman since July. Sorry I haven't posted my samples lately. Here are some Christmas/Holiday cards that we made recently. My evening class, on Sept 19th, is full.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2017 at Ruth's Creative Space
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I thought I'd post some more pictures and share more experiences with you. Our 2nd day in Bangkok had us visiting temples and Buddhas and seeing lots of solid gold everywhere. The colors were beautiful and the people were as... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2017 at Ruth's Creative Space
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Mike and I have been home for 2 days and the jetlag is real. We have been awake at 3am, then 4 am and up at 5 or 6am. That is early for us. We have been very productive though.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2017 at Ruth's Creative Space
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I'm glad Easter is late this year because I always seem to be running behind. Now I feel like I'm ahead. yay I played around making this card. It's a hybrid of a few cards I've seen on Pinterest....the endless... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2017 at Ruth's Creative Space
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Warning...NSR (Not Stamping Related) The weather has been pretty nice lately and that puts me in the mood for Spring Cleaning. We moved into our home about 2 1/2 years ago. I have always hated opening this drawer because it's... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2017 at Ruth's Creative Space
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This is a fun shaker card that I made for Valentine's Day. It's generic enough to be used anytime though. Fireflies and glitter, what could be more fun. Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2017 at Ruth's Creative Space
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I just love this adorable penguin and I love slider cards. So, why not pair the two. We made this in my stamp club this month and everyone was worried that it would be hard to do. They were pleasantly... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space
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Here's a fun Halloween card that we made in Stamp Club today. It's pretty simple on the outside.... (please ignore the edge I caught on the bat stamp) but the surprise is on the inside. It's fun to watch the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space
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Easy Masculine Card. I rarely leave home without a camera. These days, when I do, I have my phone with me...for emergency stops. I have been known to yell, "stop the car," on occasion. That usually means I have spotted... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space
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I think the Flourishing Phrases Bundle is my absolute favorite, in the big catalog. It is just my style. I love the flair, flower and sentiments. It's a must have, in my book. This is my first attempt with copper... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space
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When Stampin' Up! came out with Copper Foil in the Holiday catalog, I squealed in delight. I love the foils but I knew the copper would be my favorite. Yep, it sure is. I just can't get enough of it.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space
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I really love the Frosted Medallions Stamp Set. It really lends itself to multiple color combinations. If you click on the image to enlarge it, you might see the pretty shimmer on the 'sprigs.' I used the Wink of Stella... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space
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Although this piece isn't quite finished, I wanted to share it anyway. I'm still waiting on the tassels to come in. Look on page 50 of the Holiday catalog to see where my inspiration came from. I love making 3-d... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space
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Seriously, it doesn't get much easier than this for your Christmas card. You simply run the thinlit through the Bigshot with Whisper White cardstock, stamp in real red ink and adhere it to the real red cardstock. Voila! One layer... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space
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I recently got to craft with some of my demonstrator friends. We stamped and paper crafted for 5 days. It was wonderful. We made so many things and I thought I'd start sharing here again. Anybody out there? This was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space
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Italy has always been a dream destination for me. Three cities in three days was just too fast though. I think another trip to Italy needs to be a part of our vacation plans in the next few years. First... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space
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A fun aspect of our cruises is always the towel art. This cruise was no exception. Our cabin steward was exceptional but I forgot to get a picture of him. I was really slacking in the picture department on this... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2016 at Ruth's Creative Space