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September 2018 - Stampin Dreams - Favorite Technique - Coloring

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September 2018 Stampin' Dreams Blog Hop | Tracy Marie Lewis |

Today I am joining the Stampin Dreams blog hop where we are sharing our favorite technique. My name is Tracy Marie and I travel full time with my husband. We just departed from our "home" area in the Pacific Northwest for Florida. It will be quite the trek. We are heading there so I can attend this year's 30 year Stampin' Up! On Stage celebration event in November. I am so excited! It helps...

September 2018 Stamp 'N Hop Blog Hop - Holiday Catalog

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September 2018 Stamp 'N Hop Blog Hop - Holiday Catalog | Tracy Marie Lewis |

Welcome to the September Stamp 'N Hop blog hop. My name is Tracy Marie and I just spent an amazing four nights at a craft retreat where I was able to stamp to my heart's content. One major project that I completed was a set of cards for a holiday catalog swap. It ended up being perfectly timed for me to use them for this hop as well since our theme for the hop is also the holiday catalog. ...

September 2018 Colour Combo Blog Hop

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September 2018 Colour Combo Blog Hop | Tracy Marie Lewis |

Welcome to the June Colour Combo hop. My name is Tracy Marie and I am working on a variety of projects while at a crafting retreat. This is one of the rare times I am not with my husband traveling in our fifth wheel and though we love each other's company, I had a great time catching up with my crafting buddies who I no longer see very often.

I did not have to spend alot of time...

Beginning Card Making Class Using Stampin' Up! Waterfront and Paper Pumpkin

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Waterfront Cards | Tracy Marie Lewis |

I had so much fun at my craft retreat. This time I had large card making projects planned. One project was to come up with a series of basic cards for beginning card makers. From what I was told these folks have never made a card before. So I researched a good first stamp set and then created 10 very basic beginner cards from them making sure to cover alot of different card types. I then...

Happy Holidays Deer Card

Whew, I have only 10 minutes to get this article posted. I am at our fall retreat and the Creative Cat Crew color challenge owner is sitting here right next to me. I have my headphones on so I don't get distracted!

This project uses a few holiday catalog items I just received as well as items I borrowed (the cute deer).

My team leader Libby made a suggestion before I cut the...

September 2018 - Kre8tors blog hop - Sympathy

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September 2018 Blog Hop - Sympathy | Tracy Marie Lewis |

Welcome to the September Kre8tors blog hop! I am hopping with a global crew of incredibly talented Stampin' Up! independent demonstrators. My name is Tracy Marie and I am excited to share my projects with you today. This month's focus is on sympathy.

Our hop leader gives us lots of advance notice for the monthly theme and since I am rebuilding my stamp collection from nothing (long...