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I am a web designer who loves to be creative. I enjoy stamping, card making, pottery and drawing. I have been making cards for years, and only in the past year got into stamping in a big way. I love the Stampin' Up! products so much, I became a Stampin' Up! demonstrator!
I live in Winnipeg, MB with my boyfriend and our cats.

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Friday, May 25, 2012

Retirement Card - for a dog lover

A friend at work asked me to make a custom card for a coworker who was retiring, and LOVED shitzus. So, I figured I would try to make a punch art shitzu dog for the card! She also loves green, blue and pink, so this is the card I came up with! It is an easel card, which means she can put it on a shelf open and it sits like you see in the photo below. I like doing custom cards as easel cards, as they become a nice keepsake for the receiver.

I thought I'd try the new Labels Collection framelits by SU!, and I am loving them! They are an excellent way to add a beautiful frame to a card easily! The collection comes with 6 wafer-thin dies that cut up to a 5-7/16" wide label - which would be great as a unique card shape! 

 Here is a close-up of the front of the card with the punch art shitzu, flowers, ribbon and lower easel section:
 And the inside:

If you love the Vintage Vogue stamp set, get it now while you can! It is retiring at the end of May, so you still have a few days to contact me to order it!

Cardstock: Marina Mist, Wild Wasabi, Calypso Coral, Whisper White
Ink: Crumb Cake, Calypso Coral, Wild Wasabi, Daffodil Delight
Stamps:Vintage Vogue, Well Scripted (R), Congrats (R)
Punches: Modern Label, Small Oval, Full Heart, Extra-Large Oval, 1 3/4" Circle, Owl (for the heart shape - nose and bow)
Other: Labels collection framelits dies, metal brads, sponge daubers, Crumb Cake Seam Binding Ribbon, Elegant Lines Textured Embossing Folder, Big Shot

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Do you love to stamp? Do you love Stampin' Up! products? Why not become a demonstrator and earn stamp sets and products for free!!! Contact me to learn more!

To order Stampin' Up! products in Winnipeg, surrounding areas in Manitoba, or across Canada, email me at or call 204-294-4892!

View the 2011-2012 Idea Book and Catalogue
(R) - Retired
(H) - Hostess Set
(SAB) - Sale-A-Bration

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