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Top 13 Blog Posts of 2013 + Giveaway

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

As the end of 2013 draws near, we want to take a moment to revisit our top 13 most popular blog posts. From new project ideas and trendy craft techniques to special guest artists and bloggers, discover reading content you’ll absolutely adore!   Top 13 Blog Posts of 2013:  1.  Spring Fling: A Double Dose of Lavender 2.  Artist […]

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As the end of 2013 draws near, we want to take a moment to revisit our top 13 most popular blog posts. From new project ideas and trendy craft techniques to special guest artists and bloggers, discover reading content you’ll absolutely adore!   Top 13 Blog Posts of 2013:  1.  Spring Fling: A Double Dose of Lavender 2.  Artist […]

Call for Artwork: 20th Anniversary Challenge!

Monday, December 16th, 2013

We’re celebrating 20 years of the most inspiring and innovative hand stamped projects in our upcoming 20th anniversary issue of The Stampers’ Sampler, and we want to invite you to be a part of this exciting milestone.   20th Anniversary Challenge Are you known for your creative stamping techniques? Do you create cards with layered […]

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We’re celebrating 20 years of the most inspiring and innovative hand stamped projects in our upcoming 20th anniversary issue of The Stampers’ Sampler, and we want to invite you to be a part of this exciting milestone.   20th Anniversary Challenge Are you known for your creative stamping techniques? Do you create cards with layered […]

Blog Giveaway: Journey to Win Julie Nutting Designs

Monday, November 25th, 2013

Whether you have discovered a new sense of freedom as you art journal or you’re still waiting to pick up the paint brush, we want to know what your greatest creative adventure has been thus far or what it will be in 2014. Comment below and we’ll randomly pick one winner to receive a package of […]

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Whether you have discovered a new sense of freedom as you art journal or you’re still waiting to pick up the paint brush, we want to know what your greatest creative adventure has been thus far or what it will be in 2014. Comment below and we’ll randomly pick one winner to receive a package of […]

Giveaway: Ordinary Remarkable Moments Caption Contest

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

Life is full of “ordinary remarkable moments.” – Christina Rosalie; author of A Field Guide to Now   A pair of garden green boots and a worn wire basket are filled with farm life and natural beauty. Ordinary at first glance, this simple photo captures a remarkable moment in time, beaming with new life at […]

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Life is full of “ordinary remarkable moments.” – Christina Rosalie; author of A Field Guide to Now   A pair of garden green boots and a worn wire basket are filled with farm life and natural beauty. Ordinary at first glance, this simple photo captures a remarkable moment in time, beaming with new life at […]

Somerset Life Selfie Portrait Challenge

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Image Credit: Kellene Giloff, President and Publisher of Stampington Self portraits, otherwise known as “selfies” are making a splash and raising the creative bar in the photography industry. Wildly popular on Instagram, Facebook, Flickr, and other social media platforms, our publisher Kellene Giloff (also a talented and artistic photographer) has her own take on this hip […]

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Image Credit: Kellene Giloff, President and Publisher of Stampington Self portraits, otherwise known as “selfies” are making a splash and raising the creative bar in the photography industry. Wildly popular on Instagram, Facebook, Flickr, and other social media platforms, our publisher Kellene Giloff (also a talented and artistic photographer) has her own take on this hip […]

Vintage Number Buckets Inspiration Project

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

Our Shoppe Manager, Vanessa Spencer, has come up with a lovely autumn-inspired project that will delight your guests when they visit your home. One of our new and fabulous shoppe items is the Green Vintage Number Buckets Set, and Vanessa uses them in a variety of ways. The vintage buckets are brimming with everything from […]

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Our Shoppe Manager, Vanessa Spencer, has come up with a lovely autumn-inspired project that will delight your guests when they visit your home. One of our new and fabulous shoppe items is the Green Vintage Number Buckets Set, and Vanessa uses them in a variety of ways. The vintage buckets are brimming with everything from […]

Caption Contest: Jump for Joy for a Chance to Win Artful Blogging 2013

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

  Do you jump for joy to celebrate a victory or are you more inclined to jump in quick reaction to fear? From the new Autumn 2013 issue of Artful Blogging, Rosie from Simply Rosie captures the epic moment of a child leaping to pinnacle height with a single shot in this stunning image. Let […]

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  Do you jump for joy to celebrate a victory or are you more inclined to jump in quick reaction to fear? From the new Autumn 2013 issue of Artful Blogging, Rosie from Simply Rosie captures the epic moment of a child leaping to pinnacle height with a single shot in this stunning image. Let […]

Fiskars New Amplify Shears Collection Giveaway!

Thursday, August 8th, 2013

As an avid card maker, there’s nothing that urks me more than working with finicky, dull scissors on my projects. It’s like trying to slice an apple with a butterknife – the entire process is exhausting, messy, and never quite yields the desired result. Luckily it’s also completely preventable by choosing the proper utensil. It […]

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As an avid card maker, there’s nothing that urks me more than working with finicky, dull scissors on my projects. It’s like trying to slice an apple with a butterknife – the entire process is exhausting, messy, and never quite yields the desired result. Luckily it’s also completely preventable by choosing the proper utensil. It […]

Mother’s May Challenge

Monday, May 6th, 2013

  As an artist, you know that wrapping a gift with delicate ribbon can really tie together a look – but an even more essential bond, the eternal tie we share with our mothers, is something that’s really worth talking about – which is why we’ve created this special May Mother’s Day Challenge! May Mother’s […]

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  As an artist, you know that wrapping a gift with delicate ribbon can really tie together a look – but an even more essential bond, the eternal tie we share with our mothers, is something that’s really worth talking about – which is why we’ve created this special May Mother’s Day Challenge! May Mother’s […]

Create + Win: Up and Away Ephemera Challenge

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

While browsing our e-crafting.com ephemera collection on my break today, I became instantly enamored with the brand-new editions of beautiful balloon images by Calico Collage. Carried away in a cloud of inspiration, my mind pondered the ways in which artists could use these vintage pieces to “uplift” their next creative project. *Up and Away Ephemera […]

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While browsing our e-crafting.com ephemera collection on my break today, I became instantly enamored with the brand-new editions of beautiful balloon images by Calico Collage. Carried away in a cloud of inspiration, my mind pondered the ways in which artists could use these vintage pieces to “uplift” their next creative project. *Up and Away Ephemera […]