September 2022 Paper Pumpkin

Tomorrow, September 10th is the last day to subscribe to Paper Pumpkin to get this month’s super spooky (well, maybe not that spooky) treat holder kit! Don’t miss out! ABOUT THE KIT Name: Spooky Treats This kit includes: Finished box size: 2-1/2″ x 3″ x 1″ (6.4 x 7.6 x 2.5 cm) Coordinating Stampin’ Up! colors:Continue reading “September 2022 Paper Pumpkin”

August 2022 Paper Pumpkin Alternatives (#2)

Yes, August 2022 is the Paper Pumpkin kit that just keeps giving. The envelopes are pretty, the card bases are pretty – you really have to use it all! One of the card bases raised it’s hand and told me that it wanted to be put to another use – so I obliged: I tookContinue reading “August 2022 Paper Pumpkin Alternatives (#2)”

August 2022 Paper Pumpkin Alternative (#1)

While I find a great kit in my mailbox every month with my Paper Pumpkin subscription, every now and then the mailbox glows when I open it (kind of like that briefcase in Pulp Fiction). Well, August was one of those months. And I’m not the only one singing its praises – everywhere I turn,Continue reading “August 2022 Paper Pumpkin Alternative (#1)”

July 2022 Paper Pumpkin Alternative

July’s Paper Pumpkin kit had a nautical theme – seagulls, ships, messages in a bottle – how fun! I chose to do more of an abstract type of alternative – I simply used one of the background types of stamps and some masking paper to create a swirl of color. I stamped my sentiment onContinue reading “July 2022 Paper Pumpkin Alternative”

August 2022 Paper Pumpkin

August’s Paper Pumpkin looks like summertime in a box! The Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit includes elegant watercolor designs hand-crafted by Stampin’ Up! artists to take your crafting to the next level! Try out the Twist technique with a sunflower stamp that you can stamp, twist, and stamp again, perfect for a fuller and moreContinue reading “August 2022 Paper Pumpkin”

June 2022 Paper Pumpkin Alternative

June’s Pick of the Crop Paper Pumpkin kit is really sweet – take a look at the projects as designed: After I got over my urge to visit the nearest farmer’s market, I got to work on an alternative. I used the card base for the ‘wagon’ card. I cut this card base in halfContinue reading “June 2022 Paper Pumpkin Alternative”

July 2022 Paper Pumpkin

Just in time for beach weather… a Paper Pumpkin kit with a sandy theme! Send a “message in a bottle” to someone you’ve been thinking about. Stampin’ Up! says: Set sail with across the ocean with the Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit! With beautifully designed nautical imagery, a fun message in a bottle motif,Continue reading “July 2022 Paper Pumpkin”

May 2022 Paper Pumpkin Alternative

One of my favorite things about the new annual catalog release every year is seeing the new In Colors! They were great this year (and the year before, and the year before….) May’s Paper Pumpkin kit spotlighted all of the colors – take a look: I really did enjoy all the above designs but IContinue reading “May 2022 Paper Pumpkin Alternative”