Easter Bunny Punch Art

Easter Bunny Punch Art

Each time I offer an in-person class or event, I love to gift the participants with a treat package. For March, I decided to use Stampin’ Up!’s 3 1/8″ x 3 1/8″ Acetate Boxes to create an Easter treat. Find these boxes in Stampin’ Up!’s 2021-2022 Annual Catalog. Each package contains 10 clear boxes. Note: These boxes are being discontinued and are available while supplies last. Get them now for $4.80. Shop my online store to see all of the other items included on the Last-Chance Sales.

I have a special offer for you: Purchase $35 of any product (before tax and shipping) from my online store and use the Host Code: TX23EFVK. I’ll send you a free kit to create this treat project at home. You’ll need a little adhesive, a Black Marker and a Chalk Marker and some shredded paper. Colors of ribbon, card stock, and shimmer paper may vary. Offer ends April 10, 2022.

Easter Bunny Punch Art Treat Packet

The other products I used to create this cute packaging includes:

  • Heart Punch Pack
  • Double Oval Punch
  • Layering Circles Dies
  • Gingham Embossing Folder
  • Supple Shimmer 12 x 12 Specialty Paper
  • Miscellaneous Stampin’ Up! retired punches.

Create the rabbit, assemble the box, fill with chocolate and shredded paper and you have great Easter basket contents. I also love to give treats to the ladies at the gym and in my book club and bunco group during special holidays.

You can also use the punch art rabbit as a focal point on a greeting card. 

Easter Bunny Punch Art Card

Easter Bunny Punch Art Video

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog today. I hope you find some inspiration. Also, remember my free kit offer mentioned above.

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Sweet Talk Suite Card Samples

Sweet Talk Suite Card Samples

Now that the holidays have passed, I turn my attention to the next “big” holiday: Valentine’s Day. It’s exciting playing with a suite of brand-new Stampin’ Up! products from the Sweet Talk Suite. This suite is available with the launch of the January-June 2022 Mini Catalog Tuesday, January 4, 2022. (The products and the catalog aren’t live, so I can’t provide links yet.)

The suite (#157629–$86.25) includes:

  • Sweet Conversations Bundle: Sweet Conversations stamp set and coordinating Sweet Heart Dies.
  • Sweet Talk 12 x 12 Designer Series Paper
  • Gingham Embossing Folder
  • Sweet Little Boxes
  • Iridescent Rhinestone Basic Jewels
  • Real Real 3/8″ Faux Linen Ribbon

Sweet Talk Suite Card Samples

Enjoy these other samples using this fun suite of products.

Sweet Talk Suite Card Samples

The card above also uses Stampin’ Up!’s Heart Punch Pack found on page 150 of Stampin’ Up!’s Annual Catalog.

Sweet Talk Suite Card Samples

Sweet Talk Valentine

The above card also uses the Highland Heather 1/2″ Grosgrain Ribbon.

Stampin' Up! Sweet Talk Suite

I just love that you can die cut the hearts from the Sweet Talk 12 x 12 Designer Series Paper for the card above.

Sweet Talk Suite Card Samples

The Supple Shimmer Specialty Paper is a new offering in the upcoming mini catalog. I die cut some hearts with it for the above card. 

January-February 2022 SaleABration

In addition to the release of a new catalog, SaleABration begins Tuesday, January 4. Receive free your choice of exclusive stamp sets and Designer Series Paper packs with minimum purchases of $50 and $100 (before tax and shipping). This is a great time to add to your paper crafting collection. 

If you’re not currently working with a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator, contact me. I’ll send copies of these catalogs for you to browse.

Thanks so visiting my blog today. I’m happy to help you in your paper crafting journey whether you are a brand-new or veteran stamper. I also teach local classes in Mesa, Arizona.

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Forever Lovely Valentine Card

Forever Lovely and Heartfelt

Stampin’ Up! Forever Lovely and Heartfelt

This Forever Lovely Valentine card combines elements from two of Stampin’ Up!’s stamp sets–Forever Lovely and Heartfelt–that are perfect for celebrating this special day, which is just two weeks away.

This card comes together pretty quickly. It starts with a Very Vanilla Thick Card Stock base, followed with a Cherry Cobbler layer, and another Very Vanilla layer on which I stamped the hearts from the Forever Lovely set. On a separate Very Vanilla scrap, I stamped the heart from the Heartfelt set and then punched it out with the Heart Punch. I used the Heart Scallop Punch with Cherry Cobbler card stock. I layered the two hearts and used Stampin’ Dimensionals to pop up the hearts onto the card.

Forever Lovely can be found on page 81 of the Annual Catalog and Heartfelt and  its coordinating punches can be found on page 10 in the January-June 2020 Mini Catalog. 

At the very end of this post, look for a list of ingredients to create this Forever Lovely Valentine. Click on any of the graphics to be taken directly to my online store where you can shop 24/7.

Remember: Sale-A-Bration is underway. Through March 31, receive your choice of a free product when you make purchases of $50 and $100. Choose from exclusive stamp sets (have you seen The Gang’s All Meer?), Designer Series Paper (the Golden Honey Specialty Designer Series Paper is amazing), the Small Bloom Punch (such cute little flowers), and more. There’s still time to get your favorites.

And, February 4, Stampin’ Up! is releasing a host of coordinating products. See the flyer below to get a look. The dies and  Designer Series Paper coordinate with products from both the January-June 2020 Mini Catalog and the Sale-A-Bration brochure. These items are available while supplies last, so if something catches your eye, I recommend you order right away February 4. Contact me for more information or to help you order.

Thanks for stopping by today.

Happy crafting!


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Team Stamp It Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day

The Team Stamp It Valentine’s Day Blog Hop is now live! Thanks for joining us today! Whether you’ve started here on my blog or have come from another, be sure to visit them all and leave a comment with the #stampitcontest to be entered for a prize drawing. There are so many samples using a variety of rubber stamps, ink, and paper.

Our theme this month is Valentine’s Day and love. My card features elements from the Heartfelt Bundle.

Valentine's Day Blog Hop

Stampin’ Up! Heartfelt Bundle/Valentine’s Day

Stampin’ Up!’s From My Heart Suite of products offers a lot of fun elements to make your Valentine creations — including the Heartfelt stamp set, From My Heart Specialty Designer Series Paper, Heart Punch Pack, and the Heart Doilies. I also used a touch of Silver Foil to add interest.

I started with a base of Flirty Flamingo card stock, added a layer of Real Red card stock, a piece of From My Heart DSP, a red Doily, a Silver Foil strip (punched with the Banner Triple Punch), a heart punched out of Flirty Flamingo with the Heart Scallop Punch, and finally, the Real Red heart. It goest together quickly and easily.

Remember, Stampin’ Up!’s most exciting sale of the year is ongoing — now through the end of March. For each $50 and $100 purchase (before tax and shipping), receive your choice of a free, exclusive item. There are fun stamp sets, awesome Designer Series Paper, and more.

Here’s a link to the brochure: 2020 Sale-A-Bration

In addition to Stampin’ Up!’s promotion, I’m offering a personal ordering incentive. Order a total of $150 (before tax and shipping) throughout Sale-A-Bration and receive $15 worth of free product. Spend $200 and get $20 in free product. Spend $300 and get $35 in product. It’s my way of thanking you for shopping with me.

Thanks so much for stopping by. Below is a list of participating blogs and beyond that is a list of products used for today’s card. Click on any of the graphics to be taken directly to my online store where you can shop 24/7.

Congrats to last months’ winner: Karen Bongartz




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Valentine Card with Heartfelt Bundle

Who needs Valentine card ideas? It’s about a month away! Stampin’ Up!’s Heartfelt Bundle offers a perfect combination of a stamp set and two punches to get the job done. Add a package of the From My Heart Specialty Designer Series Paper and you’re good to go. I love that the DSP has a couple of sheets of heart images that can be punched directly from the paper. This card features one of the hearts, and I layered it on a scallop heart punched through Silver Foil.

Purchase the Heartfelt Bundle for $45.75 (that’s 10 percent discount for purchasing the stamp set and punches as a bundle) and add the From My Heart Specialty Designer Series paper for $14.50 and you qualify for one free item from the Sale-A-Bration brochure. Choose your favorite from among exclusive stamp sets, Designer Series Paper, a punch, framelits, shiny baker’s twine, a card kit, and more.


It’s underway. Stampin’ Up’s biggest promotion of the year. It offers three great opportunities for those who love to rubber stamp and scrapbook.


For each $50 and $100 purchase (before tax and shipping) receive your choice of a free, exclusive product from the Sale-A-Bration catalog. Look for new stamp sets, a punch, a die, Designer Series Paper, card kit, and glimmer baker’s twine. Earn them all. 


Invite your friends to a Stampin’ Up! party. When your sales reach $300, you earn a super cute free Little Ladybug stamp set.


If you have a large wish list, consider purchasing the Starter Kit. For $99, select $125 worth of product (your choice). It’s all shipped free. And, receive an additional stamp set from the Annual Catalog or the January-June 2020 Mini Catalog of any value as well as a mini paper cutter and 6 x 6 Designer Series Paper Sampler.

Once you purchase the Starter Kit, you earn a 20 percent discount on all of your purchases. This is a great time to stock up on supplies and get your hands on brand-new products. This a great opportunity to be a part of my awesome team (Kim’s Paper Krafters) and be eligible to attend Stampin’ Up! events.

Here’s a link to explore the Starter Kit opportunity:


Thanks for stopping by today. Please let me know if you have questions. I’d love to send you a tutorial for creating this Valentine card at home.


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