Vintage Leaves and the Big Shot – August Pals Blog Hop

Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for August.  This month we are showing off our favorite crafting tools – those Stampin’ Up! tools that we just can’t live without.  We hope you enjoy our projects. You may just be starting the blog hop or may have come from  Jennifer Michalski at Stamping Serenity, number 15 on the Pals Hop.  If you get off track at any time, the full lineup below will help you move along from…

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Sheltering Tree has a Classic Bike!

  Stamp Set – Sheltering Tree, Endless Birthday Wishes Ink – Smoky Slate, Garden Green, Momento Black Cardstock – Basic Black, Garden Green, Smoky Slate, Whisper White Accessories – 1-1/2″, 1-3/4″, and 2″ Circle Punches, Brick Embossing Folder, White Signo Uni-ball Gel Pen, Metallics Sequin Assortment, Glue Dots, Snail Adhesive, Stampin’ Dimensionals Stamping Tips: 1)  Filling in the ‘mortar’ with the gel pen gives the brick wall great definition 2)  Adhere the sequins with a…

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Cute Bike from Sheltering Tree Stamp Set

This is my submission for the Pals Paper Arts Color Challenge this week.  I saw a layout similar to this on the internet somewhere and decided to use it along with the color challenge. When I first heard the name of the new In-Color, Mint Macaron, I was a bit hesitant.  But this is not your ordinary mint color.  It is so much more rich and vibrant!  Sometimes you have to give things a chance.…

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