Stampin’ Up! Card Ideas

New Holiday Catalog Video

Posted by on Sep 1, 2015

New Holiday Catalog Video

When Ann went to the Shoebox Swap on Saturday, she had done all the stamping on her project. All the stampers had to do was assemble the layers and attach the pearl.

But some people wanted to know how we did it, so we figured we’d make a technique video to share how to make a Fall Rainbow Card.

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Fall Holiday Sneak Peek

Posted by on Aug 30, 2015

Fall Holiday Sneak Peek

So now Ann’s back from the stamp soiree she attended with some 24/7 Stampers and about 23 other demonstrators from Northern California.

They had a shoebox swap where everyone makes each others’ cards. They put the supplies in shoebox sized boxes so that’s why they call them shoebox swaps.

Here is Ann’s card made with the new Lighthearted Leaves from the new Holiday Catalog.

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Celebrating Dog Days

Posted by on Aug 29, 2015

Celebrating Dog Days

We may have missed celebrating the official Dog Day this week, but every day is Dog Day here at Central Bark!

First, I think we fixed our feed so that many of you who have been missing our daily blog updates in your email box could have up to 10 of them delivered today.

Then we got a really nice …

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Celebrating Excitement

Posted by on Aug 26, 2015

Celebrating Excitement

Can you remember the last time you accomplished something? Was it…

Finishing a race?
Doing well at school?
Completing a project?

Isn’t it nice to be recognized? To be appreciated for your achievement?

Here’s a card that Ann received for

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Handmade Envelopes

Posted by on Aug 24, 2015

Handmade Envelopes

Have you ever had a card that was not a standard size? Did you ever have to make your own envelope?

Stampin’ Up! makes FABULOUS A2 envelopes, since the 25% off sale for the Envelope Punch Board ends tonight, we thought we’d do that on purpose!

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Purple Happy Birthday

Posted by on Aug 23, 2015

Purple Happy Birthday

Whoever loves purple would absolutely love getting a purple birthday card – especially one that’s got Rich Razzleberry and Blackberry Bliss on it! And add a little Delightful Dijon to brighten things up.

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Double the Inspiration!

Posted by on Aug 22, 2015

Double the Inspiration!

What’s inspired you lately? We got a nice note from Sharon about how she really likes the blog.

That really made our day! I barked out loud when Ann read it to me.

So we went through some of the swap cards that Ann got at the Stampin’ Up! Convention to get our own inspiration. We found one that …

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Come on Down to the Farmer’s Market!

Posted by on Aug 21, 2015

Come on Down to the Farmer’s Market!

Do you like the country look? It’s a path that this dog doesn’t go down often.

We live across the street from an orchard! If I didn’t know any better, I’d say we lived in the country!

But we don’t. The city limit runs right behind my back yard where I run and play to keep my pup-like figure.

So here’s our little country card made with …

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Getting Inspired

Posted by on Aug 20, 2015

Getting Inspired

Where do you get your inspiration from? We hope that we’re helping inspire you.

We got a little inspiration for today’s card from our friends who are …

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Get Your Kits for Half Price!

Posted by on Aug 19, 2015

Get Your Kits for Half Price!

Oh, my goodness!

In the beginning, Stampin’ Up!’s kits were, well, not the best that we’ve ever seen. If you tried them, you might have noticed.

Or maybe you didn’t. They weren’t THAT bad. They just weren’t what we’re used to.

Well, check out this video featuring the August kit! It is AWESOME! They’re grrreat time savers. And what

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