Friday, April 23, 2010

I AM DONE!

DONE with SCHOOL!!!  YAY!!  FINALLY

This last class felt soooooo LOOONNGG!! and I can't BELIEVE it... it's finally OVER!

WOW... I already FEEL like I have LOADS more time!!  (even though, its the SAME amount of time I had before.... it just FEELS like WAYYY MORE!)

I'm JUMPING up and down!! 

SO.... for my GRADUATION present... Leo going to let me RE-DO my craftroom!  OOOhhhh.. I have soooooooooo many idea swimming around in my head.. I can't WAIT to get started.

Just know these few things that will be coming up:

In JUNE.. I will be having a HUGE GIANTIC Craft Sale called:  OUT with the OLD / IN with the NEW!
EVERYTHING not in the current catalog will be GOING!  I need to make room for new goodies, and clean up so my new cabinets won't be cluttered!  OOooohhh I can't WAIT!

In JULY... I will be having an Open House to celebrate the new catalog!  SO.... more details to come on THAT!

SO.... WATCH for upcoming details on these two important events!

ALSO......  I will be back stamping SOOON!  Right now my craft table looks like a tornado hit it, so I have to clean up and re-oganize (somewhat).. before I can begin to play with my pretty new stamps that just came in the mail!!  YIPPEE!! 

BE on the LOOKOUT for some HOT new CREATIONS, and TONS of great ideas coming YOUR WAY!

HUGGLES!

Carol

Sunday, April 18, 2010

Stampin' Up! is Spring Cleaning: Color Renovation!

I may be a little late getting this information out to you, but I've been finishing up my Master's program! PHEW!  I know... RIGHT?   So, after my final project is posted I will be officially DONE!

Anyway... I wanted to get this fantastic announcement out to you!!

As of July 1st, Stampin' Up! will introduce their new Color Collection! Color is such a huge part of Stampin' Up!, scrapbooking and card making, and Stampin’ Up! wants to stay up-to-date with the latest trends in color and design. I'm rather excited about all of this!!!


Stampin' Up! will be saying a Fond Farewell to some of their current colors to make room for 5 brand new colors and will be bringing back 10 In Colors. 

Fond Farewell to these Stampin' Up! Colors on July 1st:
Almost Amethyst, Apricot Appeal, Ballet Blue, Barely Banana, Blush Blossom, Bordering Blue, Brilliant Blue, Brocade Blue, Cameo Coral, Close to Cocoa, Creamy Caramel, Gable Green, Glorious Green, Going Gray, Green Galore, Handsome Hunter, Lavender Lace, Lovely Lilac, Mellow Moss, Only Orange, Orchid Opulence, Pale Plum, Pink Passion, Pixie Pink, Really Rust, Ruby Red, Sage Shadow, Summer Sun, Taken with Teal, YoYo Yellow.

Visit my Stampin' Up! store to stock up on your favorites before they are gone forever!!



OK - on to the GOOD NEWS.......NEW COLORS!
Say HELLO to the 40 Stampin' Up! core colors. Ten colors in four Color Collections.
Andddddddd Herrrrrrre they are!



Introducing 5 new Core Colors


Daffodil Delight, Early Espresso, Cajun Craze, Cherry Cobbler and Marina Mist

10 Returning In Colors

Baja Breeze, Melon Mambo, Pacific Point, Rich Razzleberry, River Rock, Riding Hood Red, Pink Pirouette, Soft Suede, Tangerine Tango and Wild Wasabi

Brights Collection
Regal Rose, Melon Mambo, Rich Razzleberry, Pacific Point, Tempting Turquoise, Old Olive, Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie, Tangerine Tango, Real Red

Neutrals Collection
River Rock, Chocolate Chip, Soft Suede, Early Espresso, Crumb Cake (formerly Kraft), Sahara Sand, Very Vanilla, Whisper White, Basic Gray, Basic Black

Regals Collection
Elegant Eggplant, Night of Navy, Not Quite Navy, Always Artichoke, Garden Green, More Mustard, Cajun Craze, Riding Hood Red, Cherry Cobbler, Bravo Burgundy

Subtles Collection
Pink Pirouette, Pretty in Pink, Rose Red, Perfect Plum, Marina Mist, Bashful Blue, Baja Breeze, Wild Wasabi, Certainly Celery, So Saffron

Exciting NEW IN-COLOR program
Stampin Up! will introduce 5 new In-Colors with the 2010/2011 Idea Book & Catalog on July 1st. (Watch for a sneak peak in June.) These new In-Colors will be available for 2 years! But wait, there's more! Then for 2011/12, another 5 new In-Colors will be introduced for a total of 10 In-Colors! The following year, the 2010/11 will retire and a new set will be introduced! AWESOME.... RIGHT?

NEW Color Kits and Bundles
To help you get started or to complete your collections, Stampin' Up! will be offering "new color" kits for Stampin' Write Markers, Stampin' Pastels and Watercolor Wonder Crayons. This way you can add-to your already existing collection by only adding the new colors! Plus - an awesome NEW Color Coach tool that you won't want to be without!

I LOVE Stampin' Up! They thought of everything!

Stampin' Hugs!!
Carol

Thursday, April 8, 2010

YIKES!!!

WOWers!!  Has it realllllly been THAT long??  oh.. I'm afraid it HAS!

Rest assured... I only have THREE MORE WEEKS of SCHOOOOOOOL!

Then, I'm diving into my Stamping FULL FLEDGE! 

I just wanted to let you know that I'm still here.. alive and kickin' and up to my eyeballs with homework!!  Trust me when I say this.. Graduation can't come SOOOON ENOUGH!

I have homework due tonight... so... I can't post anything other than this...
I love you guys... I miss you ALL... and I'll be back with some goodies in about THREE WEEKS!

Huggles!

Carol