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Carrie Rhoades
Eagle, Idaho
I am a Rubber Stamping Business Owner.
Interests: Rubber Stamping, Scrapbooking, Paper Crafting, DIY, Small Business Owner, Home Schooling, Cooking, helping other women start and grow their own creative business
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When I first saw the DIY Hoops from FSJ I knew I was going to have a lot of fun making ornaments. And since I LOVE to make shaker cards I knew I wanted to try to make a shaker ornament with these hoops. To make these shakers you will... Continue reading
Posted 20 minutes ago at Carrie Stamps
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The Winter Build-a-Scene stamp set is a perfect set for making ornaments with the DIY Hoops. The DIY Hoops are very thin, light weight wooden hoops that are flat. They are only about 1/4" thick, maybe less. Which makes them a fun accent for a card too. But I can... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Carrie Stamps
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Welcome to the November FSJ Creative Team Blog Hop! Today we are sharing with you NON card projects for the holidays. My project is an ornament or home decor piece. It was easy to create my gingerbread man using the new Gingerbread Boy Garland Tag die set. This gingerbread boy... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Carrie Stamps
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Today I am sharing a fun new die set by Spellbinders, the Cinch and Go Poinsettia die set, designed by Becca Feeken. I love poinsettias for the holidays and have wanted a good poinsettia die set for a while now. And this die set definitely delivers! It not only die... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Carrie Stamps
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If you follow my blog then you might know that I love to make prints on a Gel Press. Having unique one of a kind backgrounds that I made is so much fun! It has added new a level of creativity and artistry to my paper crafting. BUT, sometimes I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Time to share the Christmas card I made on Monday night with the It's Cold Outside Stamp Set of the Month. It is very similar to yesterday's Fall themed card. I also made this background on my Gel Press with the Buffalo Check Stencil. I love the matte look of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Introducing the November stamp set of the month, It's Cold Outside! It's is a set of 7 images with a coordinating set of 7 dies! That's right every stamp has a die! I love that! For this share of the Stamp Set of the month I made two cards during... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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I love a good challenge! When my friend Lael said she'd like to see a Christmas card with rose gold, I took that challenge! I thought my new Christmas Candy Cane stamp and die set from Spellbinders would look great in rose gold. So I stamp both of the candy... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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I am excited to announce that Spellbinder and FSJ have joined forces! Now when you shop for FSJ products you will also be able to shop for Spellbinder products! This is a great new partnership and I am happy to be a part of it and now share with you... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Today is my last share with the October Stamp Set of the Month. Happy Harvest is my pick for October, as one of my faves because it is so versatile and CUTE! Remember when you order this stamp set through my online store during October then I will send you... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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The November Happy Stamping Box is now available for order! You are invited to join me in creating amazing and fun cards from the comfort of your own home with my Happy Stamping Box! The November box features the Winter Build-a-Scene stamp and die set by FSJ. In this class... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Today I am having a Christmas Card class in the studio and we are making some fun retro inspired cards. I thought I'd share one of them with you today. For this shaker card I die cut the three snowflakes using my Silhouette Cameo electronic die cutting machine. I then... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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This week I got to get together with some of my favorite crafty friends here in Idaho. We stamped and snacked and visited. I provided one of the make and take projects for the evening. It features a snowman die set (The Snowman Builder Die set) I fell in love... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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It is PUMPKIN SPICE season. I love it, how long can we stretch this out??? Here is my contribution to the PS season, a Pumpkin Pie Box. It's pretty cute! And it holds quite a bit of Pumpkin Spice M&Ms! And isn't that sentiment perfect for this box! I used... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Welcome back for part 2 of the October Besties Swaptacular! Today I am sharing the card that I made with the collection of products that I chose and sent to Georgie. I sent Georgie the Gel Press background you see on this card, the Chambray Shirt Ribbon and the DIY... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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It's time for another Besties Swaptacular! This is part 1 for October. I am sharing the card I made with things that my bestie, Georgie gave me to create with. Georgie sent me a strip of printed paper, twine, die cut pine cones and pine branches. And here is my... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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One of my favorite products to use for a quick WOW is PanPastels. Today's card features a Sunset made with the Party Pop collection of PanPastels. This set has the basic colors and I use it a lot. The technique I used is Poppin' PanPastels. First I stamped the Scarecrow... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Today I am sharing the BONUS card for Martha's Pumpkins. This stamp set was the stamp set of the month for September, and everyone who ordered it from my online store received a card kit and tutorial to make this card. This card design was inspired by one that my... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Here's a fun way to gift a Halloween Treat. I wanted to give a NON sugar treat to my class of kids at our Co-Op that I teach at and a Halloween shaker tag makes this candy free gift so darn cute! I used some Halloween Confetti in my shaker.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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I am excited to bring you the second Blog Hop with the 2018-2019 FSJ Creative team! This month's blog hop is all about Fall! You are going to love hopping along and seeing what my fellow creative team designers have made for you this month. I am going to be... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Today I am sharing one of the cards I created for The Gel Press Journey, a private facebook group for those wanting to learn about the Gel Press. This background is one from a post on 5 things you can do with prints you don't like. Originally this print was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Wanna bring a smile to your neighbors face? Why not leave them something cute on their door knob? The DIY hoops are the perfect thing to make a cute door knob hanger. I have dressed this hoop up with the Happy Harvest stamp set. This project is from Episode #2... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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From the informal poll I took on my facebook page, your favorite Halloween Candy is Candy Corns. But there are a lot of Reese's lovers out there too! So, I created this cute Candy Corn purse just for you! I love the Eyes on You stamp set, it was the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Time for a quick and easy project. A fun way to dress up a clear bag. It's a little box to put this clear bag (2-1/2" x 2" x 6") with a flat bottom and gusseted sides in. I have dressed mine up for halloween, because I found the cutest... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2018 at Carrie Stamps
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Happy October! A new month means a new Stamp Set of the Month. This month I have chosen Happy Harvest. Every Monday night at 8pm MST, I will go LIVE on my facebook page to share a demonstration with this stamp set. And if you purchase this stamp set HERE... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2018 at Carrie Stamps