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Quick, Easy & Versatile Card

Posted by on Apr 1, 2015

Quick, Easy & Versatile Card

That’s it! This dog with a blog is going on strike!

Oh, I’ll still bark a few blog posts, but until this mess is cleaned up, this director is on strike!

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6 Faves & Special Card Making Days

Posted by on Mar 29, 2015

6 Faves & Special Card Making Days

Are you enjoying getting unique list of days with special reasons for giving cards?

We called Sharon to thank her for encouraging us in the beginning, but she wasn’t home. We’re hoping that you like it too because that’s why we do the research.

Here’s a list of the ones coming up this week including some that you should just know about

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How to Make a Pac Man Card Video

Posted by on Mar 19, 2015

How to Make a Pac Man Card Video

That Pac Man card I had Ann make last week was so popular that we thought you’d like to learn to make it along with us with a video.

Was I right?

Ann has some fond memories playing with this little yellow guy. It was WAY before my time and I’m sure not quite as much fun as playing with a Jack Russell Terrier like me.

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Making a Quick Thank You Card

Posted by on Mar 16, 2015

Making a Quick Thank You Card

It’s not hard to make a thank you card. In fact, we could’ve made this with any bold greeting stamp set to use for a birthday card or a wedding card or a get well card.

The Big on You stamp set is perfect for this, but we started by making our own background paper using the Petal Potpourri stamp set.

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Make a Handmade Card Better

Posted by on Mar 15, 2015

Make a Handmade Card Better

Isn’t it nice to get a card in the mail? Doesn’t it make you feel loved?

Before the end of this post that I’m barking to Ann. (I wish she’d type faster.) We’ll make our Sunday List of Special Days to send cards coming this week.

But first, here’s a card Ann & I got this week from Denise & I’ll even bark later how Denise made it better than it looks.

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Do You Remember Pac Man?

Posted by on Mar 13, 2015

Do You Remember Pac Man?

Do you have a favorite memory of playing video games when you were younger?

We all do!

Maybe it was as a kid in front of the TV. Or maybe you played a big machine in a bar or an arcade. Or maybe you played on your computer.

Everyone older than this dog remembers

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My New Favorite Stamp Set

Posted by on Mar 12, 2015

My New Favorite Stamp Set

What’s your favorite stamp set?

Is it in the Sale-a-Bration brochure?
Is it in the Occasions brochure?
Is it in the main catalog?

Well, ours isn’t in any of them because it’s a limited edition set

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It’s a Masculine Birthday Card

Posted by on Mar 11, 2015

It’s a Masculine Birthday Card

How many masculine stamps do you have? Chances are that there aren’t a lot in your stash.

So, are we going to make some good masculine cards for our favorite guys if we don’t invest in a few stamps for them?

We’ve got just the stamp set to get into your stash that will work for lots of the men in your life. But this one is for my favorite huMAN who has a big birthday on Thursday.

So we used…

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Did You Get It?

Posted by on Mar 8, 2015

Did You Get It?

Have your received a handmade card in your mail box lately? Have you sent one?

Should you be looking for this one that Doodles & I designed for you? Are you on the lucky list?

If not, we’ll tell you how…

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Friday Vellum Video

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015

Friday Vellum Video

Honestly, I don’t know WHAT to call this one because it’s really about the pieced background BEHIND the vellum and how we attach vellum.

It’s really about that special printed vellum that you can get free from us until the end of the month or while supplies last.

I know! I know! Subtle & Impressive isn’t normally my style, but isn’t it beautiful?

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