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Showing posts from October, 2015

Paper Smooches Blog Hop

It's Pep Rally week and we are here today to share a sampling of the NEW  Paper Smooches  NOVEMBER release with you!  TWO  new   stamps and TEN  new   dies will be available to purchase on October 31st at 8:00pm pacific time. Once our release goes live, you will find our new products  HERE .   To add extra fun to our blog hop...we are offering up a prize!  The prize - a  $25 . gift code to choose what you like at the  PS online store . Here are the details: FOUR  winners will be chosen at RANDOM from any of the design team blogs and the  PS Blog  to win the $25. prize. Just leave a comment on any of the design team blogs listed below or the PS blog for your chance to win!  (you do not need to comment on all blogs to qualify but it increases your changes)  Deadline: You have until midnight PT on Sunday, November 1st to leave a comment.  Please check the  Paper Smooches blog  on Monday, November 2nd to see if you are one of the FOUR lucky winners.   Alice We

I'm Teaching!

Hi Everyone! I'm super excited to let you know that I'm teaching at Impress !   Here is the class description... Clear Stamps + Die Cutting = WOW!   Die cutting is such a fun trend! Come learn how to use die cuts with coordinating stamp images in traditional and unique ways. Ashley will introduce the basics of die cutting stamped images and show you the fun things they can do! You’ll enjoy making fun, trendy cards that will stretch your imagina tion and your supplies! This class will focus on products from Mama Elephant, Avery Elle and more! (32.00)  Tukwila - 1:00 – 3:00 Sun. Nov 29  UV - 6:30 – 8:30 Thurs. Nov 5 Contact the store  if you'd like to sign up!

Mama Elephant's 3rd Anniversary Blog Hop!

Welcome to Mama Elephant's 3rd Anniversary Stampede! The new release is live and available for purchase in the shop ( ) right now! I'm so excited to share a few of the new stamp sets! First up, is Blogging Buddies. This set is so fun!  I created a fun background by putting large blobs of watercolor on my paper. Then I took a straw and blew the colors across the paper (inspired by Amy Tan). I flicked more color on with my paint brush and then finished up by blending on a little more ink. The computer screen was stamped, die cut and colored the Copics. It's popped up on the background with foam adhesive. Next up is the adorable Reindeer Games. This set will get a TON of use this holiday season! All the reindeer are adorable!  I created the little one layer scene with several stamps for the Reindeer Games set on a tag from Tags a Lot . I colored the images with Copics and added a few sequins. There is so much going on t

Avery Elle: Think Pink Challenge

It's a new month and that means there is a new Avery Elle challenge! This month is... The possiblities are endless! All you have to do is use pink! Fun, right?! I stamped the girl and seal from Polar Pals , colored them with Copics and used the coordinating dies to cut them out. I created the scene by layering a few banners from Scalloped Banners  Elle-ments.  I can't wait to see what you create! Enter the challenge HERE .