Cathy's Crafting Journey

Welcome to my blog, where I hope you will be inspired and want to share comments and your inspirations and tips too!! I love to create cards, mini albums, gift bags,tags, and boxes and I hope to take you on the papercrafting Journey with me!! Follow along!!

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Saturday, September 1, 2018

Crush on Color


Happy Saturday everyone, it is a new month and that means a new Special at Fun Stampers Journey!!  Are you in need of card stock?  Need to stock up on Fall and Holiday colors on the ink pads and card Stock??  Well then, this is your month!
 The Special for Fun Stampers Journey for September is the Crush On Color Sale Spectacular!
What does that mean? Well for the WHOLE Month of September you will receive 20% off all Ink Pads, 8 1/2″ X 11″ card stock and 12 x 12 card stock!
That is an awesome Sale
With Fun Stampers Journey you receive 12 Sheets of the same color per package NOW for only $4.76!I’ve heard from Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators who can’t wait for this SALE!At Stampin’ Up! you only get 2 sheets of each color in their packs of 12 x 12 for $12.00! YIKES! If you want 3 or more sheets of the same color you have to purchase multiple packs.
So what are you waiting for. check out all the amazing colors and stock up now!!
funstampersjourney.com/CDerouche
Have a great holiday weekend!!  Cathy

Sunday, August 26, 2018

Bold and Beautiful and a giveaway!

Happy Sunday friends..
Hope you are finding today a fun relaxing day.  I certainly am.  I got to do a little crafting and now I think the rest of my day is going to be relaxing.

Yesterday marked my one year anniversary with Fun Stampers Journey, What a journey it has been!!  I just love everything about the company, product, money I earn, the people I work with, the company and staff, the variety of product for card and paper crafting.... and so on.
 I am always looking to grow my team. For the low cost of $4 for more details follow the link below.
9.00 you can be on your way to either a fun hobby while enjoying a discount on product ..

Or you can grow a team and start a growing business. it is up to you.  For more info, follow the link below..

Now for my project.

I created a card for a friend..using
Summer Days Card stock~ CS-0033
Orange creamsicle CS~0024
vellum~pp-0044
Pomegranate splash ink ~IP-0008
white embossing pwder from FSJ
Bubble gum silk~ip-0092
Summer branch die~di-0162
Pomegranate  Splash CS~CS-0027
all the stamps used are retired..
If you would like to get in on a giveaway.. head over to my business Facebook page..follow me and answer a question.. that is it and you will be entered in the drawing   tomorrow evening 8 pm EST

thanks for stopping in.. have a great day
Cathy




Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Thankful for You

Good morning and Happy Wednesday.
Today I was up early, headed out to pick up my grandsons to babysit them today, and when I got back, I got them situated with breakfast and once they finished, and went to play, I thought, hmm it is quiet and the other family members were still in bed, so I thought I would play a little my self.

Us crafters have to grab those few moments when we get them and run with them for crafting.lol
 It was a little cool and misty out this morning, so I thought I would make a fall card.

To create this card, I used the following Fun Stampers Journey products
Cocoa Card stock
Haystack Card stock
whip cream card stock
Tangerine fusion ink
cocoa ink
Oatmeal cookie ink
Journey twine natural
Rainbow drops
Winter build a scene die set
Mini bow die set
Journey glaze
Journey glue
Platinum die cutting machine

Creating early is a great way to start the day.

Reminder;  this month special (atleast one them.lol) is the Prepped to play. an awesome 20% off select mixed media product!!!


And we do not want to forget to mention the August Bloom box..soooo cute!!! A card kit box that comes right to your mail box, add your inks and adhesives and get to creating, all the embellishments, ribbon , die cuts and card bases are sent to you so you can create right out of the box!


and we also have a SUPER sale on FSJ shoulder bag and rolling tote while supplies last and some of you are going to be LUCKY winners. some bags are going to have goodies in them..will it be you???


This is an exciting time at Fun Stampers Journey..and I would love for you to join the journey with me.
Great discount,even on sale items. Real easy to attain quarterly minimums..lowest in the industry
Great Fun Stampers Journey community..just like family.  
lots and lots of shared inspiration
easy promotion.
earn trips
join as a hobby, or grow a business..your choice
no contracts... ready to join???
oh and did I mention. 20% commission as well so% off your purchases even sale items!!!

So now you ready to join??  follow the link below...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Prepped to play with Pan Pastels

Happy Saturday friends.
So what is on your craft desk this week ?  I have some Fun Stampers Journey Pan Pastels that I am going to play with.  Did you know they are on sale right now at Fun Stampers Journey??  Yes!!  They are 20 percent of, as well as other mixed media product til the end of the month.

Pan Pastels are regularly $49.95 but right now they are $39.96!!  What a great time to add to your collection or give them a try!!
Just pop on over to my FSJ website and click on the Prepped to Play tab and check out all the fun mixed media goodies.
funstampersjourney.com/CDerouche

meanwile here are a few cards created with Pan pastels, and paints and stencils. all of which are on special!


Thanks for stopping by, have a great crafty weekend...
Cathy
Fun Stampers Journey coach #11002

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Back to Craft

Happy Thursday crafting friends!!
What a week so far.. I have had so much crafting time!! Love it!!  How about you? Have you had a chance to get your craft on??

Pretty soon, if not already, kids are going back to school, and that means us ladies and gent are going "Back to Craft" time!!  Wahoo!.. You should see the awesome deal Fun Stampers Journey has going on right now!  August is the time of year for a fab "Back to Craft" Totes special.

August for me means getting back to making cards and creating gift bags and tags and more preparing for the holidays..going to craft events and fairs, so having a tote for storing and traveling is real important, and FSJ knows that. so, now,  totes that are usually for Coaches only are now available to all customers annnnnd at a deep discount!!

Plus.. guess what??
Twelve lucky crafters purchasing either Journey Tote between August 15 and September 30 will find a special something inside!

Within 12 of the totes sold during the Back to Craft promotion period, the Journey Crew will be surprising coaches and customers with some very cool gifties, including two Platinum 6 machines, a selection of craft tools and a bunch of other fun FSJ items.
So, you feeling lucky??





After you are done  adding one of these awesome totes to your shopping basket (or Both) make sure to check out the mixed media specials going on this month..

SO.. what are ya waiting for?? MYAnd, guess what??
Twelve lucky crafters purchasing either Journey Tote between August 15 and September 30 will find a special something inside!
So what are ya waiting for??  My shop is open 24/7  and 7 days a week!!
funstampersjourney.com/CDerouche

Happy shoppin'..Cathy


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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Winner winner chicken dinner!!

Summer’s winding down. And while kids are going back to school, for us it’s back to craft time. After all, autumn is the time for creating handmade cards and gifts.
To help you organize and prepare for this busy season,Fun Stampers Journey us offering an incredible deal on the Journey Business Tote, now only $19.95 and the Journey On Rolling Tote, now $49.95.
 

Starting today until September 30. the totes are now available, not only for FSJ coaches, but  for customers  as well to purchase! Is that a win, win, win? Totes Magoats!

An additional fun spin: Twelve lucky crafters purchasing a Journey Tote between August 15 and September 30 will find a special something inside!
Within 12 of the totes sold during the Back to Craft promotion period, the Journey Crew will be surprising coaches and customers with some very cool gifties, including two Platinum machines, a selection of craft tools and a bunch of other fun FSJ items. Totes are available while supplies last. Additional rules are noted below.


So What are you waiting for???  hop on over to my website and get you totes at this amazing price before they are gone and who knows you may be a winner!!!!

funstampersjourney.com/CDerouche

Happy Crafting...Cathy

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Hybrid what???

     Hey Stampers did you know that Fun Stampers Journey True Fusion ink pads are a Hybrid ink?? A blend of Pigment and dye ink.. they have vibrant colors and archival features of a pigment ink and ease of use and the fast drying features of a dye ink..all in one ink pad. Saving you money and takes up less space!!


Fun Stampers Journey now has some new colors as well!! 

Several new fabulous colors to add to your paper creations..with coordinating ink pads and Silks and splashes!!

Head on over to my website and check them out and while you are there take advantage of the Prepped to Play specials on our Mixed media!!
funstampersjourney.com/CDerouche
 Happy Crafting ~Cathy