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Shannon Cooper
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Kay Meets the Snow Queen and a Winter Spool
This month's kit from Alpha Stamps is just perfect for January; it celebrates the beauty of The Snow Queen  by Hans Christian Andersen, one of my all-time favorite fairy tales. The kit includes a 4 x 6 shadowbox and a Taj Mahal window card, plus lots of win...
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Gilded Crown
Gold and glitter and pearls, oh my! All sorts of lux elements from Alpha Stamps went into making an ornate crown fit for a queen. It started with the Fancy Gold Dresden Diadem or Crown as the top portion, and is attached to heavyweight cardstock that is pai...
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Home for the Holidays Diorama Ornament
I needed a gift to take to a friend and found I had a tiny diorama box from Alpha Stamps . It was the perfect size for an ornament with a snowy scene inside. The Home for the Holidays Clear Stamp Set fit exactly inside of the diorama box. The stamp set has ...
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Holiday Baking Tray (more like cake decorating)
Holiday crafting is happening all over my craft space and my most recent finished thing is a festive cake decorating scene using Alpha Stamps ' new Small Display Tray with Handles . This tray is adorable! It is roughly the size of an Altoids tin, 3 3/4" x 2...
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Retro Ornaments, Yay!
My Christmas wishes were answered with this month's kit at Alpha Stamps , a kit that is chock full of mid century goodness and oodles of rosy cheeked Santas and snowmen. I'm in love with all of the vintage images like Frosty here: I added tiny ric rac and b...
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Autumn Harvest Buffet
Now that Halloween has passed, it is time to kick it into high gear and prepare for the holiday season. But before diving in the Christmas spirit, I took some time to assemble a miniature hutch celebrating Autumn and all of its glorious colors.  How fun is ...
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Ghoul Manor
One of my favorite books as a kid was It's Halloween by Jack Prelutsky. It is a collection of short Halloween poems that I read until it nearly fell apart. It went with me when I moved out and was eventually read countless times to all of my kids. The pages...
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A Few ATCs, Cat Hats, and a Kid Cake
I had a moment to myself the other day and put together some witchy ATCs. They were a fast project since all I really did was paint the frames and back pieces of three Wrought Iron ATC Cards then spritz them with Lindy's Stamp Gang Sprays. The Blushing Ladi...
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Ghost in a Glitter House and Halloween Blocks!
Putz houses have to be one of the greatest things on the planet. They are small, charming, and covered in GLITTER. What could be better than that? But it is not quite time for Christmas crafting, so I made a Hallowe'en version instead. Alpha Stamps has a mi...
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Pumpkin Guy and Kitty
Eeeeek! It is nearly October! I am both excited about that and surprised at how quickly September vanished. It has been a very busy time for me, but I managed to carve out time to get this paper clay Pumpkin Guy finished. I made his head some time ago but l...
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