Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Sunburst Thinlit

Hi everyone! 
Did you know that the Sunbust Thinit is retirig? 
Yes, it is! It is a MUST HAVE! 
I used it last week for my Facebook Live which you can see 
here and I am using it for this month's card class too.

This card also features the coordinating stamp set called Sunburst Sayings. 
You can see the Sunburst Thinlit here. It's actually on sale for $17.40! Get it before it sells out!

Don't forget I am giving away this Thinlit along with the Shooting Star  Bundle. 
Hop over to  my Facebook Friday and scroll down. You will find the Rafflecopter where you can enter to win! 


If you are interested in my May Card Class, 
I am using Retiring Stamp Sets on all my cards. 
Simply Beautiful Card Class
May 11th, 6:00-8:-- PM CST
If you are in the San Antonio area and would like to join us,
 please email me for the details! 





Dudes and Drinks: Two mini classes each featuring a different stamp set. 
Register for one or get them both at a discount! 
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Simple Seed Packets featuring Oh, So Succulent

Hello everyone and welcome back! As I have told you in the past, I'm really trying to include fun goodies in each of my Class To Go Kits. For my recent Greenhouse Garden Class, I needed to make a BUNCH of them, so I had to get creative. I searched for candy (that wouldn't melt in the heat of spring) and couldn't find anything! So, I had a burst of inspiration one night while laying in bed... Seed Packets! 
I ran to the dollar store and found Zinnias which are one of the flowers in the tutorial. I made simple sleeves to go over them in Calypso Coral. I made them 1/2" wider than the seed packet, in case you are wondering about measurements. It really depends on the measurement of your seed pack. It was a piece of cardstock, folded in half and stapled on the sides!! So easy! 

The tag is stamped in Calypso Coral and Basic Black. That sentiment is from a set I got at On Stage! It will be out in June... Stay tuned! 

 I didn't have enough of the Succulent Garden DSP for all the packets, but I also had some Calypso DSP from the subtles paper stack so I used that as well. 
Wouldn't these make great favors? Maybe for a garden wedding or shower? I just love the simplicity and ease in which it takes to make them!! I hope all the class recipients enjoyed the little surprise!! It gets tough in the warmer months finding things that won't melt while in transit... Seeds are a good choice! LOL! 


And here they are in the class packs. I love the way the look all packed up! 


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Monday, April 24, 2017

Cool Treats Class To Go- Last Chance!

Today is the LAST day to register for my Cool Treats Class To Go!


Cool Treats Class to Go
As summer nears and the temperatures heat up, the Cool Treats bundle becomes event more delicious! You will find so many ways to use the adorable ice cream and popsicle stamps this summer! I've created a band new Class To Go kit that includes six projects, each featuring the Cool Treats Bundle. Included are a gift bag, a gift card holder, two greeting cards, a lollipop  holder and a treat box. Each project is taught step by step though a full color PDF included in the class purchase. 


This class to go has four options:

Option #1 $68
This is the full Class To Go Kit. It includes the Cool Treats Bundle (stamps and Framelits- a $48.50 value!) and all six Make and Take materials. When you choose this option, I am also throwing in a Fine Tip Glue Pen and a bolt of Thick Whisper White Baker's Twine for FREE! You will also receive the full PDF tutorial. 

Option #2- $33
This is the Class to Go Kit for those of you who already own the Cool Treats Bundle. You will need the stamps and framelits to create these projects, so only choose this option if you already own them. You will receive all six make and take kits, a new Fine Tip Glue Pen and a bolt of Thick Whisper White Baker's Twine! You will also receive the full PDF tutorial. 

Option #1 and #2 both ship priority for $7. 


Option #3- $15
PDF only- want to cut your own cardstock and already own the products? This is the option for you. If you purchase the PDF Only option, you will be immediately emailed the links. If you do not receive them within five minutes of purchase, please email me! Purchase just the PDF here. 

Option #4- $10
Sweet Stampede Members (my downline) can purchase this option for the make and take kits and PDF. 

All class kits and included product will be ordered and prepared together after the deadline. This is a preorder only and per SU policy, I do not have product on hand ready to ship. Because of this, it takes about 1 week after the deadline for me to order, cut, prepare and ship all the class kits. 
Expected shipping date of all kits is April 30th. 

In order to be in compliance with Stampin' Up,
 I can no longer list the registration link here on my blog. You must email me to register for option 1 and 2

Deadline to register is April 25th.

Please email me to register for 
one of the class kits. 
click on link above or copy paste- erica@pinkbuckaroo.com

Purchase option 3 (PDF only) here



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Friday, April 21, 2017

Facebook Friday April 21st Projects and Prizes!

Hello everyone and Happy Friday! Today at 2:00 PM CST, I am doing a live Demonstration of three projects- each featuring retired products! Make sure you join me here on my Facebook Group page. I will add the recording later tonight in case you can't catch it live! 

First, I'll be showing you two awesome retiring items- the Shooting Star Bundle and the Starburst Framelit. Both are retiring and I am giving both away through a giveaway! You can enter at the bottom of this post. 

Next, I am showing the super adorable Baker's Box and Homemade for you Stamp set. 

The last project is a box featuring the Fresh Fruit stamp set, Fruit Stand DSP and the Gift Box Punch Board. 

EDIT to add recording of the live video:



They have the complete supply list and any measurements you need. 

I am offering an ordering incentive in conjunction with this Live demo. If you place a $35 minimum order, I will send you a pack of Baker's Twine! Make sure to use Hostess Code TFCR62SF. All ordered placed by next Friday at noon will qualify for the free offer. You can order here. 

And for this week's giveaway, I am giving both the Sliding Star Bundle and the Starburst Thinlit away! I will pick a winner next Friday! The only requirement is for you to join my email list





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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Sweet Stampede Swap Bags for On Stage

Hello everyone! I still have more things to show you from On Stage! I was so excited about the gift I made for all my downline who were attending On Stage. I planned months ahead and was so excited to see them completed!

I ordered a bunch of these cute little bags from my friend Alexa who is a Thirty One Bags Rep. I have had a Little Carry All Caddy for years and it makes the perfect swap bag. I wanted to have some made with our team name on them. So cute, right??

So once I knew who all was going, I made special tags for each of their bags using their first initial. I used the Letters for You and the matching Framelits to create the letters. I cut several circles from the Layering Circle Framelits and the Stitched Shapes Framelits in Melon Mambo, Basic Grey and Watercolor Paper. I did a watercolor wash on the top watercolor paper circle. 


 
I added some Wink of Stella to each letter and then popped them on with Dimensionals. 


I tied each tag to the side with Melon Mambo 1/8" Ribbon. 

Swoon worthy if I do say so myself... :-) 

So, what was inside? Lots of stuff! Snacks, notebook, tissues, tic tacs... Just a survival bag of sorts! 

I love to spoil my downline. I wouldn't be the Demonstrator I am without every single on of them! If you are interested in joining my team, check out my Join page here. 



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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Curvy Keepsake Box (Stamp Club To Go)

Hello my friends! I have a very quick post for you today. i am heading out for a day with my daughter's class on their field trip! But, before I leave, I want to show you this month's Stamp Club to Go 3D project. It's one of my favorite dies we have and it's retiring!! The Curvy Keepsake Box! 

I also used the Hexagon Embossing Folder an the Dragonfly Dreams Bundle. You can't see it in the picture, but I also used the Wink of Stella in some of the "honeycombs."

If you don't have the Curvy Keepsake Box Thinlits yet- get them!! I have used this die more than any other I have ever had for sure! 
Here are a few examples: 













Candy Apples (no blog post on these from me, but check out the original designer Cindy Schuster.)


Ok, if you don't have it- you need it!!

Have a great day! 


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