World Card Making Day & A Blog Candy Weekend!

Happy World Card Making Day to you all!  Stampin’ Up! has two great deals to help us all celebrate and I’m offering up some blog candy too!

World Card Making Day Sale From Stampin’ Up!


In celebration of World Card Making Day, from October 1-5, you can save up to 25% on select card making essentials that can be used to share your love all year long!


Promotion period: October 1-5, 2016
• All order types qualify for this promotion
Deadlines:  October 5, 2016, by 11:50 PM (MT)


Designer Series Paper Buy Three, Get One Free Sale


October 1 through 31, you can buy three packages of Designer Series Paper and get one free!  Here is the list of papers that are included in the sale (click on the flyer to view a larger version):

This great deal runs through Oct 31!  Happy shopping!

And a little (okay, maybe more than a little!!) blog candy from me to celebrate World Card Making Day!

I’ve got five blog candy packages up for grabs this weekend to five lucky winners:


Blog Candy Package #1:  Floral Wings photopolymer stamp set & a pack of Iced Rhinestone Embellishments


Blog Candy Package #2:  Happy Birthday, Everyone clear mount stamp set & Banner Punch


Blog Candy Package #3:  Skating By Photopolymer stamp set & Go Wild DSP Stack


Blog Candy Package #4:  Best Thoughts clear mount stamp set & Dazzling Details Silver Sparkle


Blog Candy Package #5:  Sweet Li’l One clear mount stamp set & Large Kraft Grid Journal

All that you need to do to be entered to win one of the five blog candy packages is leave a comment on this blog post by 8:00 PM ET on Sunday, October 2 telling me what you are planning to stamp this weekend.  Simple as that!

Just so you know, I do have comment moderation turned on so it may take me a few minutes to see and approve your comment.  Don’t worry if your comment doesn’t show up right away, it will be there just as soon as I see it.  🙂

Five lucky winners that will be chosen by the random number generator from all of the comments received and I’ll announce the winners on Monday, October 3!

Please note, anyone is welcome to leave me a comment but per the Demonstrator rules from Stampin’ Up!, I am only able to ship Stampin’ Up! merchandise to addresses within the United States.  Thanks for your understanding.  Good luck!!

Interested in a a little more blog candy??

One of my team members has some blog candy up for grabs today too!  Head over to Mary Deatherage’s blog here to leave a comment for her and have another chance at some Stampin’ Up! goodies!

October 1 – 15 Host Code:  RNHAEGT3

Use this host code when you order and receive a free gift from me!  If your order is over $150, please do not use this code, but you’ll still get the free gift.  The free gift is your choice of any item valued up to $10.00 in the 2016 Holiday Catalog or the 2016-17 Annual Catalog!  That includes some of the Host Exclusive stamp sets!  See my Rewards page for full details.

If you need any stamping supplies, I’d be very happy to be your Demonstrator.  Just click on the Order Stampin’ Up! Online Now button on the right side of the screen to go directly to my online store or drop me an email if you have any questions. Happy Stamping!


  • Visit my online store here.
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  • Earn FREE Stampin’ Up! Products – Join my Running Shoe Rewards Program – My online customer thank you program!
  • In addition to my online store, also take PayPal payments for orders – Check my Rewards page for more information.
  • I offer gift certificates for Stampin’ Up! merchandise too!  Click on my Gift Certificates page for more information.

63 thoughts on “World Card Making Day & A Blog Candy Weekend!

  1. I have a bunch of thank you notes to stamp for wonderful wedding presents my husband and I received. Love all the inspiration from your website.

  2. Weekend stamping! Getting started on “Spooky Fun” Halloween cards and a couple of “Jar of Love” thank you cards! Love the fun Spooky tree and fence Edgelit Dies

  3. Hey Amy, I am making a card to send to my grandson congratulating him on his great report card. He is only in 3rd grade, but doing so well this year. I hope it encourages him to continue doing well.
    Have a great day!

  4. Wonderful way to start of world card making day Amy. Thanks soo much for all of your hard work and sharing you do on your blog.

  5. I make cards for our church to send. Birthday, Anniversary, Get Well, and Sympathy. The Best Thoughts would be perfect for all of the above.
    I love looking at all your card ideas. Thanks for all the inspiration!!

  6. Thanks for asking, Amy! I look forward to making more fall cards and crafts this weekend. Going to two annual craft shows this morning. Love this time of the year!

  7. I will be designing, stamping and cutting cardstock for my first Card Buffet on October 16!! Thank for all of your card inspirations!

  8. Hi Amy. I’m hoping to make Halloween and fall cards this weekend. Weather has gotten cooler now, more like fall, so it’s got me in that state of mind. Thanks for all your great inspirations daily. Your work is beautiful.

  9. We just celebrated our 50th Anniversary and we had MANY friends give us memorable gifts that I want to send special Thank You cards. Thank you for your cards and the directions on how to put them together.

  10. I’m making a set of exchange cards for a card exchange later on in the month and designing a card for a card class I am teaching. Thanks for the chance to win!

  11. Would you believe . . . I’m not sure yet what I’m making. It’s actually meeting day for my local SU stamp club and I’m sure our demonstrator (here in Augusta GA) has two great designs ready for us.

  12. Unfortunately I find myself in need of a couple sympathy cards, so that will be my first priority. Then I can play! Our craft group is doing a card making class at our church beginning of November as a fund raiser for Vacation Bible School next summer. So I will be experimenting with clean and simple designs for a Thanksgiving and a Christmas card. Have ideas floating around in my head, so I just need to transfer them to paper!

  13. I’m going to make a few Halloween cards this weekend. Thanks for the chance to win, and all of your fabulous card ideas!

  14. I am traveling this weekend and brought several stamped art pieces with me to color with my aqua painters. I really get bored easily if I am a passenger in the car. I do hope to see some fall color!

  15. I just got back from a scrapbooking retreat last week where I started my Christmas cards. So I will spend my weekend unpacking and picking up where I left off. Still have many to do! Thanks for the opportunity to win Amy!

  16. Today I plan to make 5 more Thanksgiving cards and 2 birthday cards. Happy day to you also. I truly enjoy the daily message with sample card and special deals. You are the best Stampin’ Up gal. Sue Novak

  17. I am going to be making 5 Birthday Cards, 3 guy cards and 2 girl cards!!! Also, finishing my Paper Pumpkin “Everything Tubes” and “Watercolor Sheep” cards. Thanks, Amy, for all the cute card ideas and for making it even more fun to make cards!!!

  18. Right now I’m working on Halloween treat boxes using the Home Sweet Home Thinlits Dies. Love the blog candy! Thanks for chance to win!

  19. I plan to work on some Halloween cards for the grandkids and then on to Thanksgiving cards for family and friends. Thanks for a chance to win some blog candy. So enjoy your blog.

  20. Planning to stamp some thank you cards. And a big thank you for sharing all your creativity. Blessings.

  21. Ha ha ! Hubby has a cold and is napping the weekend away so I have oodles of time ! Starting on Halloween wrappers for my class as well as playing with my brand spanking new STAR OF LIGHT bundle ! Those overseas cards need to be ready early !

  22. Well, I first have a request from a neighbor for a baby boy card, then I need to make a couple Halloween cards for the grands & then a couple Thanksgiving cards for dear friends. Then I think I am going to just make a “because” card to send to a dear friend……I think she would like to get a card in the mail “just because”! Have a great day & thanks for the opportunity for a great blog candy gift!!

  23. I have some birthdays coming up and want to use Jar of Love set to make them. I don’t do halloween and it’s too early for me to think of Christmas yet. Thanks for the chance to win some awesome blog candy.

  24. Making 50 cards today for the Ronald MacDonald House in the St. Petersberg, FL area in honor of World Card Making Day. All the kits are ready, just need to assemble and donate them.

    Love Prize packages #1, #2 and #4!!!! You are soooooo generous, Amy. Thank you for a chance to win this wonderful blog candy. And who doesn’t love a little candy?!?!?!?!

  25. Hello! I am planning to create a couple of cards to send to deployed soldiers. I write 1-2 cards per week for deployed soldiers and/or their families. I like to do this to thank them as well as encourage them for their service.

  26. Happy Card Making Day Amy!! I’m planning to stamp some card sets to give our neighbors to thank them for being so welcoming to us. You are so generous with your blog candy – that baby set was on my wishlist and I wasn’t able to get it. Have a great weekend!

  27. Hi Amy, I’ve been following your blog for just a couple of months. I am planning to make and send Thinking of you cards to 4-5 friends who live in different states to let them know I still think of them. I will also send a card to my dad who is in a nursing home in Iowa and I don’t get to see him but a couple of times a year. He loves to get mail. Thanks for having the chance to win blog candy!!

  28. I’m home sick this weekend so not sure how much I’ll get to though I hope to make something that says fall-I love fall time! I love your blog & your detailed instructions daily! Thanks for the chance at some candy! Hope I get #5 or #3!

  29. My good friend had knee replacement yesterday. I will be making a get well/recovery card for her. I’m also going to try and get 8 Halloween cards made for my friends in our group. I already have some good ideas!! Thank you for sharing—-

  30. I’m going to make some fall cards and hopefully finish some tags I’ve started for a swap and then start on my Christmas cards! Industrious thoughts for this late in the afternoon! 😉 Thanks for all your sharing and for your huge generosity in the blog candy!

  31. I plan to stamp a couple of Get Well cards for people in my Sunday School class who have had surgery this past week. I also need to make a few more thank you cards for the extreme generosity shown to our family after my husband’s recent prostate cancer surgery. Thanks for the chance to win…I would love to win set #5!!!

  32. I am working on my 2017 calendar. I make 10 sets so it’s almost like doing 120 cards. Lots of stamping, punching and cutting.
    Thanks for the opportunity to win a great blog.

  33. As you know, I LOVE your blog, and you are the most generous demonstrator there is!!! This weekend, I am making a cupcake birthday card for a granddaughter and playing around with connecting punched leaves and then using a thankful framelit on them. We’ll see about that one . . . 🙂

  34. I have a few birthday cards I need to make. And today gives me perfect incentive. Maybe work on some Halloween goodies too. Thanks for sharing all your ideas.

  35. I hope to get a birthday card or two made this weekend – or rather tomorrow. Thanks for this opportunity to win some blog candy.

  36. I will be stamping a few fall cards and Christmas cards I visit your blog everyday thanks for the great ideas.

  37. Hi Amy,
    Plans for stamping cards this weekend is a must. I belong to a card swap group and my cards are due on Tuesday. Get Well is my assignment. Must get busy!
    Thanks for giving us a chance for Blog Candy and have a great weekend!

  38. Hi Amy,
    I am going to stamp some fall cards at a card making get-together on Saturday. It’s always fun to stamp with others. I enjoy checking your blog for inspiration. Thanks for the chance to win some blog candy

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