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Amy Tan Launch Party Day 4 and Day 5 Winners Circle

post date iconMarch 4th, 2013 author iconJenni Gasparrini
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A HUGE thank you to all those who participated in the Amy Tangerine Signature Series Launch Party! We had such a fun time celebrating with you. We apologize for some of the technical inconveniences during the last couple of days. We hope you still enjoyed yourself as much as we did!

Its time to announce the winner of our Day 4 AND Day 5 prize packages!

Our Day 4 Winners will receive either the Vegetable Soup Collection from Jillibean Soup or the Silhouette Portrait™ and the Silhouette Studio® Designer Edition Software!

Jillibean Soup and Silhouette Winner’s Circle

Jillibean Soup

1. Chiao Tan

2. Diane Reyes


1. Della Beachel

And now for our Day 5 Launch Party winner!

Our Day 5 Launch Party winner will receive one of each of Amy Tan’s digital collections for free!

Amy Tan Digitals Winner’s Circle

1. Suzi Metcalfe

Congratulations, Ladies! Please send your full name, shipping address, and phone number to: Please put “Jillibean Soup Winner”, “Silhouette Winner”, or “Amy Tan Digitals Winner” in the subject line of your email. Thanks everyone for joining in on the fun!

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You are providing your information to Northridge Publishing and not to Facebook. Winners must claim their prizes within 2 weeks. PLEASE ALLOW 4-6 WEEKS FOR SHIPPING

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Amy Tan Launch Party Day 4 and Day 5 Winners Circle

Jenni Guynn

Jenni is our wonderful Ad Director at Northridge Publishing. She will be sharing with you some great offers and introducing us all to some fabulous companies.

WOW #119: Footprint Turkeys (off the page)

post date iconNovember 23rd, 2011 author iconWendy Sue Anderson
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Every now and again I’ll be sharing fun & creative projects that are “OFF the page”.  I’ll show you a fun project (most likely some type of paper project) and then I’ll show you how I either incorporated it into a layout OR created a layout about it OR how I used or displayed it.  Sound fun?  I hope so!  So today’s WOW will be my first “off the page” project.   Last year I helped my boys create some fun handprint turkeys and then I made a layout about them (you can see it HERE if you’re interested).  This year I wanted to do something similar, so we tried our hand (or FOOT, rather) at footprint turkeys.  I obviously didn’t come up with this idea on my own – you can find lots of footprint turkey inspiration on the internet and it might even be something you’ve done in the past…but I still wanted to share my version along with the layout featuring our project.

The process is super simple and really fun for the kids…and it’s not too terribly messy. 

You will need:

* willing participant(s) (or you can do your own foot!)

*brown paint and a sponge brush


*patterned paper for feathers (I cut mine with my Silhouette, but you could easily hand-cut these simple feathers or let the kids do it themselves)


Step 1: Paint the bottom of a nice clean foot

Step 2: Press foot directly onto white cardstock (this step may need to be repeated more than once to get a nice clean image…or you can just use the first one you get – that’s what I did since my paint was drying too quickly)

Step 3:  Allow the paint to dry completely and cut out the footprints

Step 4: Cut several feathers from patterned papers (I used papers from the Homemade 6 Bean Soup and Apple Cheddar Soup collections by Jillibean Soup – the colors are so fun for Autumn!)

Step 5: Attach feathers with adhesive to the back of the “turkey body”

Step 6: Add eyes, beaks, etc. 

Step 7:  Personalize with a little flag if desired

 Step 8: Admire your cute turkeys

We had fun making the turkeys and I thought they were so cute I wanted to save them on a layout.  Here’s another peek at the page:

{Layout Supplies: patterned papers: Jillibean Soup and American Crafts; Chipboard letters, borders, tags, ribbons: American Crafts; Toothpicks: October Afternoon; Small Letter Stickers: Lilybee Design; Scallop Border punch: Fiskars}

Are you making any “turkey” crafts this year?  Do you save your “off the page” projects by adding them to your scrapbook pages?  I’d love to see your projects – please link them up in the comment section below.  :)

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WOW #119: Footprint Turkeys (off the page)

Wendy Sue Anderson


post date iconMay 6th, 2011 author iconTeresa
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Each month, Studio Calico combines the latest scrapbooking products with unique finds from a variety of sources while staying true to the basics. You’ll find gorgeous kits filled with products from a variety of top manufacturers, coordinated for ease-of-use by both the advanced and novice scrapbooker.

Monthly Kits Include:

  • neutral + colored cardstock
  • patterned papers from multiple manufacturers
  • at least one alphabet
  • journaling aid(s)
  • variety of embellishments which may include vintage items, stamps, ribbon, chipboard, and more!

Studio Calico also offers add-on kits to supplement the main kit, or to stand alone. Whether it’s a main kit or add-on, Studio Calico is devoted to providing the resources to help members put innovative products to use.

For today’s Giveaway Friday, Studio Calico is giving you the chance to win either the MENDOCINO or BACK 40! See details on these gorgeous kits and what they include below.

{Mendocino Kit}:

Take a ride with us along the Pacific coast to MENDOCINO where you’ll find the latest releases from Basic Grey, Jillibean Soup, and much more!

Patterned Paper:
Love Demure (My Minds Eye)
Chalkboard (October Afternoon)
Crème de Menthe (Basic Grey)
Turtle Pie (Basic Grey)
Waterfront Park (American Crafts)

Mini Mono Stickers (Basic Grey)
Ephemera Sticker – Brown (Making Memories)
Blue Numbers Chipboard (Sassafras)
Marjolaine Bloomers (Basic Grey)
Green Velvet Ribbon (May Arts) 1/2 yard
Corrugated Alpha – Blue (Jillibean Soup)
Art Stamp Set (Studio Calico)


{Back 40 Kit}:

Take a walk down to the BACK 40 where you’ll find nature-inspired papers, embellishments and more, all perfectly suited for each other. They’ve even thrown in an exclusive ruler stamp, perfect for back-to-school pages and whatever your creative mind conjures up.

Coffee (American Crafts)
Vanilla (American Crafts)
Kraft (American Crafts)
Lily Pad (Bazzill)
Gulf (Bazzil)

Patterned Paper:
Pinwheels (Cosmo Cricket)
Making Plans (Cosmo Cricket)
Family Tree Die Cut(Jenni Bowlin)
Free Spirit (Sassafras)
Affection (Sassafras)
Pocahontas & Me (Sassafras)
Couturier (Studio Calico)
Down to Earth (Studio Calico)

Glitter Alpha – Chartreuse (Sassafras)
Fairy Tales Chipboard Alpha (Cosmo Cricket)
Ornate Tags Mini Chipboard (Maya Road)
Indie Girl Banner Stickers (Sassafras)
Family Tree Journaling Cards (Jenni Bowlin)
Vellum Butterflies – Brown (Jenni Bowlin)
Border Stamp – Harper’s Ruler (Studio Calico)

Don’t forget these shop items:
Togetherness Ready-Set-Chip (Cosmo Cricket)
Max Font Stamps (American Crafts)
Small Receipt Holder (7gypsies)


Enter to win by commenting below. Comment on this post by Wednesday, 12 am {MST}. We’ll announce TWO winners in next week’s giveaway post. One winner will receive the MENDOCINO KIT & the other will receive the BACK 40 Kit, both detailed above.

Echo Park Paper Winner’s Circle:

1. Julie Meyers. She wrote: ” Lovin the spring time papers.”

2. Sue Cooper. She wrote: “I love the designs and size of these paper packs. They would be perfect for all my card making!”

Congratulations Julie & Sue! Please send your full name, shipping address, and phone number to: Please put “Echo Park Winner” in the subject line of your email. Thanks everyone for joining us!

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Teresa Phillips