Thursday, February 28, 2013

Happy St. Patrick's Day

Last year I was really into punched art crafting. Today I am going to show you a card I made last March
Please feel free to CASE this card !! Enjoy!!!

Monday, February 25, 2013

GUEST Stampers !

Hi !
I hope you are enjoying the cards I have made. The Simply Sent Box was really simple, a nice idea for a small Easter Basket ( maybe for your boss, or grandma etc ) Try, is super simple !

I would like to feature one of you who has subscribed to my blog ! IF you have a card or project that you are proud of, and would like to have it featured on my blog, please e-mail me !  I would love to do this for you ....

Take care, keep watching for another card. IF you have any suggestions or cards that you would like to see me do on this blog, don't hesitate to ask !


Sunday, February 24, 2013

Simply Sent Candy Box

This is a small treat box made from Stampin Up!'s SIMPLY SENT card kit called HAPPY HELLO!
This simply set card kit contains 8 cards/envelopes.
To make this cute box:
Score the card ( horizontally) at: 3 3/4 and 4 3/4. Turn vertically and score at 1"( one inch ) on both sides.
Fold all score lines . Place sticky strip on tabs and the white (inside) . Then fold box.

My Cat Buffy !

Hi, I don't normally talk about my family, but I just wanted everyone to see a photo of my beloved cat.
"Buffy is 14 yrs old, and just a sweetheart.....( even though he doesn't look so sweet in this photo ! He didn't
want his photo taken...he was sleepy, and wanted to go to sleep !

Saturday, February 23, 2013

SU! Dress Up! Birthday Card !

                                      WOW......I love Stampin Up!'s new ALL DRESSED UP ! stamp set
            Wood Mount  no# 129121 $21.95    Clear Mount no# 129174........$16.95

You can save money ( 15% ) when you purchase the bundle ! With the Bundle you get :
The Framelits Dress Up! no# 130101 and the Stamp set ALL Dressed Up. Depending on what style stamp set you choice, the prices are listed below for the different bundles
ALL DRESSED UP ! Stamp set Wood Mount Bundle no# 131096..................$38.95
ALL DRESSED UP!  Stamp set Clear Mount Bundle  no# 131095..................$34.95

I love my Clear Mount ALL Dressed Up! Bundle......!!
I hope you enjoy the card I made for you today !

                      Inside of Card ( Below )

Items to make this card:

Stamp set(s)           
All Dressed Up!* (see above )                            
 Basic Pearls  no# 119247
 Scallop Border Punch no# 119882
 Bo Ho Blossom Punch no# 119858
 3/16" Corner Rounder Punch no#119871
Card Stock:
Basic Black         no#121045
Real Red             no# 102482
Whisper White    no# 100730

IF you have any questions, please e-mail me !

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Hello From Jacqueline !

To all of you who have signed up with this blog, I want to let you know that I also have another blog for everyone !
I think that I am going to do the blog candy ( for now ) on my other blog, as I am really trying to get some followers on that blog. SOOOO if you would please go to

I also have decided to make DIFFERENT cards / crafts for each be sure to subscribe to my other blog ASAP...and PLEASE spread the word !!

Also, if you have blogs, please e-mail me and I would LOVE to check them out ! :)

and subscribe to that blog, I am going to have a blog candy when I reach at least 15 subscribers !!!
I really appreciate your signing on to this blog, and I will continue to put info out there to help everyone. I really enjoy Stampin Up! and I want EVERYONE to do the same. IF you have questions or would like to see something on this blog, PLEASE e-mail me and let me know what it is that you would love to see.

Thanks so much.....
( shhhhh....I am making another card today....I will post it soon ! )

Happy Stampin !

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Feeling Sentimental

                                                     My first card!!
 I thought that all of you would enjoy seeing a card made with the new SAB products!!
Card stock : Daffodil Delight no#119683
Whisper White no#100730
Cherry Cobbler no#119685
DSP( designer paper) no#131021
SAB stamp set : Feeling Sentimental
Wood no#129627
5/16" Brads NeutralAssort no#112534

Please be patient with me as I continue to post articles with photos for you! I would appreciate all comments, especially from those of you who have been posting your creative work for awhile. If there's something I could do different to make the photos better ( or the instructions ) please don't hesitate to let me know !
Happy Stampin'

Monday, February 11, 2013

Blog Candy Is Coming !!!

In the near future ( say next week, it will be soon .....I  PROMISE !  ) I will be offering "BLOG CANDY " about every 6 weeks or so !
Are you interested ? If so, I hope you enjoy the items I will offer for !!
The only criteria is that you must SUBSCRIBE to my blog to be able to WIN The BLOG CANDY ! .

The blog candy contest  will be offered to those who live in the US and Canada.

I will post a photo of the BLOG CANDY you could possibly WIN DURING the CONTEST.

So, if you haven't subscribed to my blog......get ready, and perhaps YOU  will win the BLOG CANDY !! .

When I announce the blog candy, it will work like this :

The blog candy will be Stampin Up! items only unless otherwise stated ( I just might include a little treat for you that is non-SU! and has nothing to do with crafting, just something that you might enjoy ! ).

At the time I announce the Blog Candy, all you have to do is :
FIRST, MAKE sure you have SUBSCRIBED to my BLOG.
 ( otherwise your name will be eliminated ) MAKE sure you post a comment on the Orpaned Demonstrator Blog with your name and e-mail address so that I may contact you if you win the BLOG CANDY.

The choice of the BLOG CANDY is soley my decision. 
              ( Jacqueline Dorer-Russell ) .
After the drawing, and if YOU WIN  you will be contacted by me for your snail mail address ( home address ) so that I can MAIL the PACKAGE to you, if your name is chosen.
I will MAIL the package to you as soon as possible.
The package will have a TRACKING NUMBER with it, and will be insured.
The choice of how the package is mailed ( and it's contents )  is mine. ( Jacqueine Dorer-Russell )

So, PLEASE Join the fun ! Subscribe to my blog today ......!!!

PLEASE BE SURE to tell to all your SU! Demo friends that are Orphaned Demos ABOUT THE BLOG  TODAY ! :)

Happy Stampin !

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Did you know about this NEW PROMOTION ???

I hope you all ready have found out about this recent promotion Stampin Up! has offered all demonstrators, but just in case you haven't heard, STAMPIN' UP! has a NEW BIRTHDAY promotion for all Demonstrators !!

Starting January 4th, 2013, YOU will receive a 25 % discount on the stamp set of your choice as a Birthday present to you ! 
Ever wonder why SU! asks for your Birthday ? Well, for years, Stampin' Up! has offered every demonstrator a 15 % discount on his / her Birthday !  This year, however, Stampin' Up has made it even better for all of of January 4th,2013, you will receive 25 % instead of the normal 15% !!!

Of course, you are asking, "How is this done?" or " What do I have to do to receive the promotion, do I  have to wait until the month of my Birthday with this NEW PROMOTION ?"

The answer is simple, When you place an order on or after January first, the VERY FIRST STAMP SET you have ordered is discounted 25%...... You don't have to wait until the month of your Birthday to receive the discount either....Just pick out the stamp set you would like, and then when you order, make sure that the stamp set is the VERY FIRST thing you order !!
Below is a link for you to read about this great promotion!

So, HAPPY Birthday To YOU......from Stampin' Up! a little bit early !!!