January 2021

Fun Fold Friday - Snail Mail Suite & Coloring - Oh So Ombre DSP & A Touch Of Ink FREE SAB Items

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Fun Fold - Snail Mail Suite

This new fun fold project is loaded with Valentine goodness. The talk cloud sentiment is a custom combination from two stamps in A Touch Of Ink (FREE Sale-A-Bration Item with $100 product purchase through 2/28) of the "Love" sentiment with just the word "You" from the "Thinking of You" sentiment. Be sure to check out my current products sentiments search tool to assist you in finding the...

Technique Tuesday Video - Quick Watercolor Backgrounds - Featuring A Touch Of ink SAB FREE Stamp Set

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Technique Tuesday - Watercolor Technique | Tracy Marie Lewis | www.stuffnthingz.com

I love this technique. It is very quick and easy, but you can also take alot of time tweaking it because you are using 140lb watercolor paper which can handle alot of layers of water. I was going to just demo this technique, but decide in the end to finish the project so I can talk about other tips and tricks to making the card and I can compare it to the first card I made. 

Fourteen Alternatives - January 2021 Paper Pumpkin - Sending Hearts

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January 2021 Paper Pumpkin Alternatives | Tracy Marie Lewis | www.stuffnthingz.com

I always enjoy the Valentine's Paper Pumpkin kit. This year's edition is perhaps a little better than most because I like all of the stamps! I share many easy-peasy techniques, tips and extra supply options to get the most out of the materials. I also love that we received the ribbon on a spool which means there was ALOT of it and that it has no folds in it, woohoo! 

Storage Series Video - Making More Room For Cards Sent To Me

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Give Thanks - Storage Project | Tracy Marie Lewis | www.stuffnthingz.com

I am finally out of space in my special cards received box (Which is every card I receive - I keep them all!). Today's video shows what I plan to do to create more room. I reveal special cards and then I show the completed project. 

The main image today is a closeup of one of my favorite cards and I also share it in the video. Thank you all who have sent me cards while I travel, they...

UNBOXING Video - Jan Mini Catalog + Sale-A-Bration Order - Supplies List

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Jan 2021 Mini Catalog | Tracy Marie Lewis | www.stuffnthingz.com

As Promised, below is the list of my big order for the January mini and Sale-A-Bration catalogs. The video includes product names with part numbers for each reveal as well as coordinating product name and part numbers. Hope you like it!

Sale-A-Bration (SAB) runs from January through February and will come back again from July through August. During SAB, you earn free products for every...

Masculine Funny Goat Birthday Card

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Masculine Funny Birthday Card | Tracy Marie Lewis | www.stuffnthingz.com

Today's project is a birthday card for my father-in-law. He has received many cards from me over the years and this year I wanted to try out a humorous card. I colored the goat using very light alcohol markers. Stampin' Up! carries a line of markers but they do not go light enough for the coloring I had envisioned so I used the following Copic markers:

N00, N02 & R000 - If you have...