Skip to main content

Seeing Sunshine for WWC57!

Good morning eveyone!

Today I have a quick and easy alternative project for the February Paper Pumpkin kit!

I love this floral kit SO much as it reminds me spring is near (kinda) in Alaska!

I decided to play with the Watercooler Wednesday gang for their sketch!



Here's my take!

Don't mind the raggedy edges, think it's time to change the trimmer blade! eek!

When I saw the Watercolor Wednesday challenge for this past week, I KNEW that this Paper Pumpkin kit would be what I was going to use! I just love the versatility of these kits. You can stick with them or do a whole different design!

Right now if your purchase the 3 month subscription, you get a FREE sale-a-bration item from the flyer!! Click here to get in on the fun!! Let's make getting your mail happy again, versus bills!

Thanks for stopping in today, even for this super FAST post. I was in a time crunch for getting this submitted in time. Made it by the skin of my teeth!!

Have a stamptastic day!!

Supplies:
February 2016 Paper Pumpkin kit by Stampin' Up!
Blackberry Bliss ink and paper, Calypso Coral ink and paper, pearls, Project Life framelits by Project Life (non-SU), 1/4" circle punch.

Comments

  1. Very cheerful! Great way to re-purpose Paper Pumpkin. Thanks for playing at Watercooler Wednesday!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Wow - what an awesome alternate use for the Paper Pumpkin kit! I'm so sad now that I've already put mine together - I want to CASE yours! :) Thanks so much for playing along with my sketch at the Watercooler Wednesday challenge, Jayme! ~Deborah

    ReplyDelete
  3. I so love to repurpose the Paper Pumpkins kits too! You've done a fabulous job here. Great card. Thanks for joining us at Watercooler Wednesday Challenges.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Wonderful card, Jayme! I really like all the different elements you've added. Thanks for joining us this week at Watercooler Wednesday Challenge. Marsha DT @ WWC

    ReplyDelete
  5. Very fun use of the February Paper Pumpkin. Thanks for the inspiration and joining us for the Watercooler Wednesday Challenge.

    ReplyDelete
  6. Oooh thank you for the alternative idea for the February Paper Pumpkin. I didn't complete the entire kit yet so I may just have to CASE this from you. Hope you don't mind. :) Thank you for joining us over at Watercooler Wednesday Challenges.

    ReplyDelete
  7. Thank you all for the kind words! Case away!!

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Thank you so much for taking the time to comment! Your kind words are appreciated!

Popular posts from this blog

Tranquility in Tulips

Good morning friends!

Do you ever see a stamp set and not fall in love with it until someone else posts something awesome with it?

Not me. Never.

As a Stampin' Up! demonstrator, we are fortunate to be able to order select items early when a new catalog is about to be released. I LOVED a lot on the pre-order, but not enough to initially buy, ya know? That Tranquil Tulip set stood out to me, but I held off. Then I saw a video using the tulip set and a Label Me Pretty set, which I wasn't a fan of at all.

I. Fell. In. LOVE.

LOVE.

Fast forward to today when both packages are now here and I am in happy stamping bliss land.

Here's what I came up with:


For Mother's Day there were some beautiful purple tulips in my bouquet- which unfortunately made their way to the trash today. I memorialized them with this card. I also wish the Wood Textures DSP would be all in this one pattern, I just LOVE it. Its gorgeous and reminds me of one of our old barns growing up, which had tulips gr…

Earning Alaska First Purchase!

Twice in one day?!

I know, how lucky are you!! Lol!


This afternoon, I am excited to be taking part in the Earning Alaska 2018 blog hop again!! This is a group of demonstrators who are working together to reach their fullest potential and earn the Stampin' Up 2018 incentive trip, which is an Alaskan cruise through the southeastern islands! Exciting right! It's an area that since moving to Alaska I've never been, with the exception of Juneau for a roller derby trip a few years back.

This hop is chalked full of talented demonstrators! They inspire me daily!!

The theme of this hop is "First Occasions Catalog Purchase!" Which is exciting because have you seen the thing! It was page after page of awesome! I have an obsession with birthday stamps. A girl can never have too many!! That said, the first item on my list was the Party Animal suite! I had to have it all. The best part is that SU and Sizzix did a great job of making sure the existing balloon punch coordinated…

Pleated Easter Fun!

Good morning! 
As you know, I'm party of a monthly swap group with 9 fabulous ladies in San Antonio and this month's theme was Easter or birthday. Since I already have a TON of birthday cards (they're just SO easy to make) and a stamp set that hadn't been touched yet, I chose to do Easter!
It's more spring, than Easter I found, but......that's fine. Growing up in Wisconsin, (and not from a religious background) easter was the gateway to spring! Green grass, a crisp warming of the air, puddles and bike rides. In Alaska, its snow. That's it. Just snow. Even though it has been really mild this winter. :)
Because of all this snow, I've been in the springtime mood. I've been gravitating to a lot of bright colors and flowers! I just can't get enough of them right now!
After a little pinterest and Stampin' Connection (a service only available to Stampin' Up! Demonstrators) I stumbled upon a pleat card and the rest of my project fell right into…