Saturday, August 22, 2015

SugarPea Designs - Back 2 School


Hey there, SugarPeeps!

Back to school!!!  That's right!  
This teacher and her kiddos are all back to school!  We have our first week checked off without a hitch!  It was an exhausting week, but a GOOD week!  I know how much work goes in to the beginning of the school year, so I created this card for Hannah's teacher!  Hope she likes it!!!

Here are the SugarPea Designs goodies I used on my card today!



I layered up some fun primary colored patterned papers and cut one from the AWESOME SugarCuts-Notebook Journal Card!  After stamping the sentiment from Teacher's Pet along with a collage of sorts of images, I trimmed as a banner and stapled it over the notebook panel.  That sweet bear from Teacher's Pet is really the epitome of sweetness, don't you think?!
I hope you're inspired to create some SWEETNESS today, too!


Thanks so much for stopping by the stage!


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Reverse Confetti - Take Note


Hello, Reverse Confetti friends!


It has been a whirlwind of the past few weeks and I have MISSED my confetti time!
I made this card for my sister who I have been cherishing lately!  Our mother has been recovering from some serious health issues and "us girls" have been the worriers, caretakers, prayer warriors, etc.!  The good news is that Mom's health is improving slowly!  PTL!!!
Anyhow, I wanted to make my sister a special card to let her know I'm here and we're in it together!


Here are some Reverse Confetti goodies that I used on my card today!







I layered two of the Quick Card Panels - Weather or Dot (and Stripes), stamped a sentiment from Weather It Together over the rain printed one and added a Circle Garland Confetti Cuts embellished with a twine bow.  The sentiment tag was created using Posted Note Sentiments on a Circles 'n Scallops Confetti Cuts and propped up over the Posted Note Confetti Cuts.  
I love the simple and happy feel that this card has!  Hope you like it, too, and it leaves you inspired to create a special card for someone!


Thanks so much for stopping by the stage!

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Friday, August 14, 2015

Reverse Confetti - HELLO SUMMER SALE!


Hey there, Reverse Confetti friends!

How awesome is this?!  A SUMMER SALE just for you!!!  TIME TO STOCK UP on ALL of the REVERSE CONFETTI goodies you've had your eye on! 
Woot woot!


Here are some of my FAVORITE Reverse Confetti goodies that I used in celebration of our SUMMER SALE!!!






I just bet what you LOVE about Reverse Confetti is the same thing I LOVE about it!!!  Mix and match to your hearts content!  You know when you add 'Fetti to your stash, it will all coordinate for quick and DARLING projects in a SNAP!!!  

I die cut several Confetti Cuts (Geometric Background, Tag Me Too, Sun 'n Clouds and Hello) and layered them all up to create a FUN summer scene!  There's only one cool stamp on my card...do you see it?!  It's the splatter image from Color Me Happy over the bottom portion of the Tag Me Too Confetti Cuts!!!

Head on over to the Reverse Confetti Blog to see what all the other gals have up their sleeves for today's BIG SALE!!!


Personally, I LOVE SUMMER for SO many reasons!  Number one reason...home with my kids!!!  Yep, we're back to school next week and I'm in total denial!

Have a good (what's left of) summer!


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Saturday, August 1, 2015

Reverse Confetti August SFYTT - You Had Me at Aloha & a GIVEAWAY


Hey there, 'Fetti Fans!
It's time for the new August Sketch For You To Try!



Here are the REVERSE CONFETTI goodies that I used on today's card!




GIVEAWAY TIME!!!
I'm giving away one of my all-time favorite Reverse Confetti stamp sets!
Leave a comment sharing a testimony of faith in your life and have a chance at WINNING this beautiful stamp set, God Is Good!  The winner of the stamp set will be randomly selected on Wednesday, August 5th at midnight central.

My testimony.
Recently, my faith has been tested.  My mother has had some ongoing health issues that are difficult to manage.  I have been struggling with worry about her and feeling like I am not doing enough to help her.  She said to me just yesterday..."It's ok, Stacey.  God has me in the palm of his hand."  My mother is a prayer and faith warrior, through and through...and she teaches me this, even now.


Here's an up close look at my SFYTT card!  I used some fun tropical patterns of paper to create a summer fun project...summer is flying by WAY too fast for this teacher mom!
After stamping the pineapples from Pineapples Aplenty and die-cutting them from the coordinating Pineapples Aplenty Confetti Cuts, I layered them over a Tag Me, Too Confetti Cuts tag tied with some ribbon and twine.  

Head on over to the Reverse Confetti Blog to see what the other gals have created for today!  There just might be some other GIVEAWAYS, too!


Thanks so much for stopping by the stage!

Take a look at what else I've been up to!
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Friday, July 31, 2015

SRM Stickers - Happy Birthday, Susan!


Wishing the happiest birthday to a very special lady, Susan McShirley...aka: SRM Stickers Owner!  Susan not only owns and runs a TOP NOTCH company, she is the KINDEST and most SINCERE gals I've come to know here in our crafty utopia!  

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Susan!  We LOVE you!


Here's the official BIRTHDAY BLOG HOP ORDER!!!  Don't miss a thing!

Christine Meyer http://scrappingwithchristine.blogspot.com
Cassonda Tadlock www.sondat.typepad.com
Stacey Schafer http://stampinwithstacey.blogspot.com - That's me!!!
Michele Kovack http://chelemom.blogspot.com - Your next stop!!!

Of course, I had to pull out all the SRM Stickers goodies I could find!  I used SRM Stickers stamps, doily, scalloped circle, birthday stickers, and baker's twine!  LOVE my SRM Stickers!!!
Thanks for stopping by the stage!

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