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Thursday, March 20, 2014

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Rubber Hugs,


 

Sunday, July 28, 2013

Check out my new WEB SITE Let me know what you think?

    My new blog site is up to share creative inspirations, stamping tips, digital stamping, class information and much more.  It is a work in process, I'm not always computer savy and have had to learn lots and continue to learn. I now have the blog active and in ready to view.  My posts are few and far between and will see and increase of posts by the end of July. The site still has more to go as it is a work in progress.  I hope you will be patient as I make improvements and add to the site.  
     When you go to the website, you will see a sign up box.  As you know, the New 2013-2014 Catalog is beginning and I want everyone to who is interested to be kept informed.  I'm asking everyone to fill sign up again this is a different email service. Once you do you will have to confirm your subscription then you will be ready not to miss another announcement or newsletter. Go now to view my  New Blog .
    Rubber Hugs,
Robin 


 

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Q&A How to capture your family summer fun?

 
Q: How can I capture all of our family summer fun?

A: Some of us like camping, some like the beach, and others prefer a luxury hotel and room service. Scrapbooking is kind of the same. We all have different likes and needs. The great thing is that Stampin’ Up! has a solution for us all, even you! Check out the options and see which one fits you and your family best.

this and that

Quick & Informal
This and That Journals are perfect if you want to capture your memories on the go. They are designed so you can add thoughts, photos, brochures, tickets, and other tidbits as you go. Pack a small bag with a Stampin’ Write Marker or two, your This and That Journal, Remember This and That Rotary Stamp, coordinating Designer Stickers, and Washi Tape, and you’ll have everything you need! Since you can add thoughts and memories right away, you can return from a getaway with your journal complete and ready to share! Since it’s informal, you’ll cherish having other family members jot down some of their thoughts and favorite moments to share, too.

This and That Product Line
Epic Day This And That Designer StickersEpic Day This And That Designer Washi TapeRemember This And That Rotary Stamp
This And That Epic Day JournalThis And That Epic Day Designer Series PaperHung Up Cute Clips


Digital Diva
My Digital Studio is perfect for our digital world. You take your digital photos (lots of them!), download them to your computer, and then create! No need to print and crop. For the quickest results, just add your photos into any one of our many gorgeous artist-designed photobook templates. Customize it with your journaling and you are done. Even with our great templates you are in control. Add, move, or delete any of the elements as you wish. Have more time and want more customization? Simply make your own photobook using your favorite papers, stamps, and embellishments. You’ll be impressed with the quality and pricing of our print services. One of the often overlooked features of digital crafting is that it is easy to replicate. Need more copies of a photobook as a gift? No problem. The dog ate your photobook or your kids spilled red punch on it - no worries. You can reprint your projects anytime! Photobooks, journals, calendars, and more await your digital creativity!

Digital Diva Sample

Places I've Been Swatchbook Template -- Digital Download Software

Give Me a Year
Calendar scrapbooking is a great solution if you want to share a highlight of memories from the year. You can quickly pick one (or a few) favorite pictures from each month. Add them to the calendar page for that month and you’ll have a collection of photos that gives a great overview of your year and family memories. Calendars can be created traditionally or with My Digital Studio. Using My Digital Studio, you have the choice of artist-designed calendar templates, complete customization, or somewhere in-between. These calendars are useful, you can enjoy them each day, and they make fantastic gifts that your family and friends will look forward to receiving each year!

CalendarsTea for Two Easel Calendar TemplateLive The Day Easel Calendar Template -- Digital Download
2013 Month By Month Calendar Template -- Digital Download2011 Pennant Desktop Calendar Kit Digital DownloadBest Day 2013 Easel Calendar Template -- Digital Download



Traditional Rules
The world of traditional scrapbooking hasn’t changed - only grown! Maybe you love the hands-on approach of cropping photos, layering papers, and handwritten journaling combined to create scrapbooks that honor and share your special memories. If so, don’t worry, you can still use our great quality, archival, acid- and lignin-free Designer Series Paper and card stock to make your 12” x 12”, 8-1/2” x 11”, 8” x 8”, 6” x 6”, or other size scrapbooks. Create beautiful backgrounds with Stampin’ Around Wheels, create titles in any color with alphabet stamps, journal with coordinating Stampin’ Write Markers, add character with stamps, and finish it all off with the perfect embellishments. These scrapbooks become cherished works of art full of the love with which they were made.

Digital Diva Sample


Create a Cupcake Stamp Set - by Stampin' Up!Cupcake PunchBrights 8-1/2 x 11 Cardstock


Enjoy the Journey
However you decide to scrapbook, enjoy the journey! Set time aside on a weekly or monthly basis so you can scrapbook the memories while they are fresh. Contact me today with questions. If you are thinking of becoming a Digital Diva, get our free 30-day trial of My Digital Studio here. Let me help you get started!

MDS Free Trial
 
 
 
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Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Q & A What is your favorite ribbon bow technique?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Q: What is your favorite ribbon bow technique?

A: Well, I’d like to say it’s a natural ability, but that wouldn’t be true! I’ve learned how to make a bunch of great bows through resources from Stampin’ Up! and my fellow demonstrators. Here are 5 of my favorite bows as well as tips for making them.

Crafting Bow Techniques by CraftyPerson

1. Two-Colored Double Bow: Layer two 18” ribbons. Layer ribbons then tie a standard bow. Before pulling the bow loops to tighten the bow, take a moment to twist the ribbon ends so they lay straight. Pull bow loops to tighten, then fan the inside bow loops out from behind the top loops.

Crafting Bow Techniques by CraftyPerson

2. Elegant Bow: Lay a 5” piece of ribbon out flat. Add a dab of SNAIL to center of ribbon. Fold in right end and adhere to center. Add a dab of SNAIL on top of ribbon end. Fold in left end and adhere to center. Add a dab of SNAIL on top of ribbon end. Place one end of 2” ribbon over center of ribbon, creating a “T” shape. Add a dab of SNAIL on top of 2” ribbon end over folded ribbon. Wrap 2” ribbon around folded ribbon until it overlaps and adheres to itself. Pull ribbon snug so it is flat, but not so tight it causes the folded ribbon to gather. Trim off excess ribbon. Press bow flat or push the ends gently to puff it up a bit. Add to card or layer on top of a ribbon strip.

Crafting Bow Techniques by CraftyPerson

3. Perfect Double Bow: Select a brad and spread prongs out flat. Begin with 18” ribbon. Use a ruler or estimate the lengths. Fold ribbon 3” from end with 3” section on top. Hold finger over folded layers 1” from fold with loop to left. Fold long end towards your finger to create 1” loop on right. Keep finger over center to hold layers in place. Fold long end back to center to make 1-1/2” loop on left. Fold ribbon back to center again creating 1-1/2” loop to right. Pinch ribbon at center and pick up layers. Set layered ribbon on brad with opened prongs. Fold prongs over ribbon and press flat. Trim ends.


Crafting Bow Techniques by CraftyPerson

4. Hole Bow: Punch a hole in card stock with 1/8” or 1/4” punch. Thread both ends of a 22” long ribbon up through hole from bottom. Slide ribbon loop around card stock and tighten by pulling ends. Keep ribbon ends the same length. Split ribbon ends so one comes out above ribbon and one comes out below. Make sure ribbon isn’t twisted. Tie a basic bow. Fluff and adjust bow as needed and then trim ribbon ends.


Crafting Bow Techniques by CraftyPerson

5. Fork Bow: Begin with a standard dinner fork with four tines and a 10” piece of ribbon. Place ribbon across front of fork with 1/3 of the ribbon to left of the fork. This end will stay stationary. Wrap right end of the ribbon around behind the fork, around left edge, over the top of the first end. Thread end down through space between the center fork tines below where the first ribbon crosses. Pull ribbon up behind the fork and through the space between center fork tines. Knot the two ribbon ends firmly. Slide ribbon from fork and trim ends.

Crafting Bow Techniques by CraftyPerson

Go Bow Crazy
Have fun practicing and experimenting with these bows and different types of ribbon. Pretty soon your friends will be asking you how your bows always look so great! We have a number of ribbons retiring this month. Make sure to order your favorites before they are gone!
 
 
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Rubber Hugs,

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Spring Cleaning Time - Stampin' Style!

It's Time to Say Goodbye

It’s time for spring cleaning — Stampin’ Up! style. Our famous coordinating colors are being refreshed and lots of great stamps and accessories are being retired to make room for new products.

We all know inky fingers and paper scraps are more fun to clean than baseboards and windowsills! So, put down the duster and grab your catalog and the retiring stamps and accessories lists to make sure you stock up on your favorites. Get the last items off your wish list before they are gone! Retiring stamps are available through June 3rd, but retiring accessories such as ribbons, inks, paper, and Stampin’ Around Wheels are only available while supplies last, and they will go quickly, so don’t wait! SHOP ONLINE early for the best selection.  Use this Hostess Code D4EUWKBZ by May 24th

All online orders placed will be entered for Mystery Hostess Benefits. A ticket for each $25 of products you purchase and when order online comes directly to your home.
 

If you prefer to download and/or print the retired stamp set list, I have PDF version for you. The accessories go quickly so I recommend shopping online for the best selection.  
Download PDF File



Marina Mist 1/2in Scallop Dots Ribbon Island Indigo 3/8in Ruffled Ribbon Pool Party Baker's Twine Rose Red 1/2in Seam Binding Ribbon Regal Rose 1/8in Taffeta Ribbon Wisteria Wonder 3/8in Ruffled Ribbon Daffodil Delight 1/8in Taffeta Ribbon Riding Hood Red 3/8in Taffeta Ribbon



1/16in Circle Punch Jewelry Tag Punch Scallop Trim Corner Punch 1-1/4in Square Punch Extra-Large Tag Punch 1-3/8in Square Punch Scallop Square Punch Blossom Petals Punch



Manhattan Flower Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Elegant Bouquet Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Vintage Wallpaper Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Spider Web Textured Impressions Embossing Folder



Petal Cone Bigz L Die Scallop Envelope Bigz Die Candy Wrapper Bigz L Die Holiday Stocking Bigz L Die Fancy Favor Bigz XL Die Flower Folds Bigz XL Die Petite Pocket Bigz XL Die Scallop Squares Duo Bigz Die



Summer Smooches Designer Series Paper World Spectacular Designer Series Paper Birds of a Feather Designer Series Paper Patio Party Designer Series Paper Fan Fair Designer Series Paper Floral District Designer Series Paper International Bazaar Designer Series Paper Comfort Café Designer Series Paper Twitterpated Designer Series Paper Be of Good Cheer Designer Series Paper Comfort Café Designer Series Paper Storytime Designer Series Paper



Afternoon Daydream Simply Scrappin' Bandstand Simply Scrappin' Pinwheels on Parade Simply Scrappin' Razzleberry Splash Simply Scrappin'



Days to Remember Digital Content CD* Patio Party Collection DVD Birds of a Feather Collection DVD Floral District Collection DVD



Occasions Sweet Pressed Cookie Stamps Bag Die Tabletop Paper Trimmer Paper Holders 8-1/2in x 11in Paper Holders 12in x 12in Craft & Rubber Scissors Frost White Shimmer Paint English Ivy Simple Sentiments

Sincerely, Rubber Hugs
signature for Robin S. Boyer


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Thursday, April 25, 2013

The Retired List is here; get your favorite products before they are gone!

It's Time to Say Goodbye
 

It's sad to see them go, I know. In order to make room for all the new products coming in June, hundreds of stamp sets, accessories, and scrapbooking products are retiring! These last-chance items are only available until June 3rd or while supplies last, so SHOP ONLINE early for the best selection.

Sincerely, Rubber Hugs
signature for Robin S. Boyer

 

Thursday, April 18, 2013

What is a Designer Rosette?

 

 

 

 

 

 

Designer Rosette Sizzix Die

Do you love using paper rosettes in your craft projects? Are you ever frustrated with how long it takes to cut, score, and fold the rosette properly? Try Stampin' Up!'s Designer Rosette die and make rosettes for your next project in a flash. Here Emily Montoya from the Stampin' Up! home office shows us how to use the Designer Rosette Bigz XL Die (#125594) to create a stunning bridal scrapbook page.



Designer Rosette Bigz Xl Die #125594
 
 
Rubber Hugs,