Ideas and Inspiration

One of the questions I’m most frequently asked as a Stampin’ Up demonstrator is, “‘where do you get all of your ideas?” Because I love to play with all things paper and with my rubber stamps, a lot of times I come up with ideas all by myself! However, there are days when I just don’t seem to have a creative bone in my body. Last week was a perfect example of that. Thankfully each month Stampin’ Up demonstrators get a monthly magazine called Stampin’ Success, which is full of project samples and business ideas. Well let me just say thank goodness for that! The project above was taken from our September 2009 edition and it was a huge hit with my stamp club. It is a piece of chipboard cut from my Big Shot using the scallop square die cut and then decorated using the Kind and Caring Thoughts hostess stamp set and the butterfly from the Good Friend stamp set. You could use this as a decor element in a room, the cover of a scallop square scrapbook album, or as an embellishment in a larger framed item. This wasn’t the only project I CASEd (Copy And Share

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