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Ready for a spectacular limited time offer? Have something special on your Wish List? Need to stock up on crafting essentials? Got the urge to splurge? Shop Tuesday, May 21st and get all the products you love while saving on shipping costs for qualifying orders of $75.00 BEFORE tax.  This incredible deal only lasts for 24 hours, May 21st, so shop early!

Click HERE to check out Kits and Online Exclusives!

Just LOOK at these awesome new kits which have been added!

Hollyhocks Kit

 

City Sights kit

Ready To Become A Demonstrator?

STarter kit special

There has never been a better time to join! Through May 31st, new demonstrators will receive the following products in their Starter Kit at no additional cost:

  • 2024–2026 In Color Classic Stampin’ Pad Bundle
  • 2024–2026 In Color 8-1/2″ x 11″ (21.6 x 27.9 cm) Cardstock
  • 2024–2026 In Color 6″ x 6″ (15.2 x 15.2 cm) Designer Series Paper
  • 2024–2026 In Color Stampin’ Write Markers
This is an amazing $82.00 value!

In addition to the In Color products, new demonstrators will pick $125 worth of products of their choice. They will also receive free business supplies with their order and free shipping. Not to mention all the fun that comes with being a part of our wonderful crafting community.

When a new demonstrator joins, all In Color products will be automatically added to their Starter Kit.

 Here are just a few of the perks of being a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator:

  • SAVE at least 20% ON EVERYTHING YOU PURCHASE! Once you join, you’ll enjoy a discount on your favorite Stampin’ Up!® items.
  • NO PRESSURE OR OBLIGATION TO SELL TO OTHERS! There’s never an obligation to host parties, sell products, or purchase anything else after the kit.
  • THERE’S NO RISK! NO PENALTY TO DROP! If you reach $300 in sales by the end of the first full Stampin’ Up!® quarter after you sign-up, you automatically renew your demonstrator discounts and benefits for another quarter. To continue, you will need to reach $300+ in sales (includes personal purchases) to renew from quarter to quarter. If you don’t reach $300 in sales, you can “drop” with no penalty.
  • CONTINUE the BENEFITS and DISCOUNTS! From the time you join through the end of the first full Stampin’ Up!® quarter, you will be able to take advantage of demonstrator discounts and benefits. The Quarters are January – March, April – June, July – September, October – Dec. You will have the balance of the quarter in which you join PLUS the first full quarter to reach your first $300 in sales (includes personal purchases) and renew for another quarter.
  • JOIN TODAY! Purchase the starter kit through me and instantly become a member of the Schach Pack Pals and engage with a community of other stampers.
  • Questions about joining? Email me at ann@thestampinschach.com. If you are ready to join NOW, CLICK HERE!

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Looking for an oldie but goodie? Check out my retired stamps which I have for sale.  Note: I will be adding lots of newly retired items from the 2023 – 2024 Annual and the January – April Mini Catalogs when Nueve and I return at the end of May from shows in Indiana, New York, Wisconsin and Michigan!

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As always, if you have any questions about the cards I create or the techniques I use, I am only an email away! Until next time…

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  • The $99 Starter Kit is the BEST DEAL EVER! Check out the details HERE.
  • Join Paper Pumpkin
  • Check out the Clearance Rack and save!
  • See my Retired Sets for Sale.
  • Follow me on Facebook.
  • Follow me on Pinterest.
  • Subscribe to my YouTube Channel.
  • To receive my daily blog updates, subscription links are in the right sidebar.
  • If you are in need of any current catalog, and you do not have a demonstrator, please email me (kimschach@msn.com). I will send you one free of charge!

Spec-Taco-Lar!

It’s a Spec-Taco-Lar day and I have a Spec-Taco-Lar way to let someone know how Spec-Taco-Lar they are.  It’s Sunday and time to play with The Paper Players!

Spec-Taco-LarThis week, the super talented Anne Marie is hosting our monthly Clean and Simple challenge. The theme she selected for us is sure to fill the gallery with giggles:  Lots of Laughs – Humorous cards and/or “punny” images and sentiments. While I opted for a funny, punny taco card, I can’t wait to see what YOU create. But remember, this is a CLEAN and SIMPLE challenge.  Before you run off to gather your stamps, papers, and inks, keep in mind that when The Paper Players use the term “clean and simple”, we mean cards that:

Have minimal layers and embellishments
Have plenty of open space
Are simple and uncluttered

Spec-Taco-Lar
Colors Of the Day

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The Stampin’ Schach Design Tips

I rarely create a humorous or punny card, but when the now retired Taco Fiesta stamp set was released, I had to have it. After all, who can resist cacti and tacos sporting mustaches? Plus, Nueve’s “bestie”, Michelle, LOVES tacos.  They are her favorite food.  So with lots of help from me, Nueve created this card for her.  Actually, he laid beside me while I created it. His lack of opposable thumbs clearly makes stamping difficult for him. Today’s card features a plethora of retired products, and I apologize for that. But sometimes I just have to use my stash.  A layer of Tahitian Tide cardstock, embossed with the retired Dots embossing folder (from the Checks & Dots set), was layered onto a Parakeet Party card base.  The images were colored with Granny Apple Green, Daffodil Delight, Real Red and Tahitian Tide blends and markers. I am really happy that I still have my retired Classic Label punch.  It was perfect for punching out the sentiment!

Spec-taco-lar

To download the free step-by-step tutorial for today’s Spec-taco-lar cardwhich includes all the paper measurements and all of the current products used, please click on the button below. For every card which has been posted on my blog since 2019, there is a free tutorial.

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For more inspiration, be sure to visit the rest of The Paper Players design team:

Nueve’s Notes

Hi, everyone! It’s me! Good Boy Nueve!  I am in Oshkosh, WI doing my favorite thing, playing show dog.  I was extra good Saturday and won Best of Breed and I won a BIG ribbon for Third Place in the Working Group.

Spec-taco-lar

We went to Oshkosh after Westminster. Dad did a really great job driving in New York City. He made it to the show site and didn’t get in a wreck. Mom didn’t even have to close her eyes.  It was at a King’s place – King Billie Jean.

While I didn’t win a ribbon, I still looked handsome. Mom didn’t get any pictures taken except for one when I was showing ’cause it was super crowded and it was drizzly. But here I am waiting in my crate for my time to be in the ring.

spec-taco-larMom or Dad or both are always at my crate when I am at a show. They never leave me by myself. Here I am with Michelle in the waiting area before it is my time to show.  I don’t think you can see them, but Michelle has sparkles on her legs.

spec-taco-larHere I am being judged. I think I look very handsome.

spec-taco-larI felt sad that I didn’t get a ribbon. I had beaten the dogs who got ribbons before. But Mom explained to me that it’s just one judge’s opinion on that day, and that I am still a winner in her eyes.  She was very proud of me.  Dad said I was the handsomest boy out there and that he was proud of me, too.  Michelle was really happy with how I showed and that she was SO proud of me. She said she got lots of messages from people who said I looked awesome. That made me feel better.  Making my people proud of me is part of my job. I am a working dog. I am Good Boy Nueve!

Nueve signature

Click HERE to check out Kits and Online Exclusives!

Just LOOK at these awesome new kits which have been added!

Hollyhocks Kit

 

City Sights kit

Ready To Become A Demonstrator?

STarter kit special

There has never been a better time to join! Through May 31st, new demonstrators will receive the following products in their Starter Kit at no additional cost:

  • 2024–2026 In Color Classic Stampin’ Pad Bundle
  • 2024–2026 In Color 8-1/2″ x 11″ (21.6 x 27.9 cm) Cardstock
  • 2024–2026 In Color 6″ x 6″ (15.2 x 15.2 cm) Designer Series Paper
  • 2024–2026 In Color Stampin’ Write Markers
This is an amazing $82.00 value!

In addition to the In Color products, new demonstrators will pick $125 worth of products of their choice. They will also receive free business supplies with their order and free shipping. Not to mention all the fun that comes with being a part of our wonderful crafting community.

When a new demonstrator joins, all In Color products will be automatically added to their Starter Kit.

 Here are just a few of the perks of being a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator:

  • SAVE at least 20% ON EVERYTHING YOU PURCHASE! Once you join, you’ll enjoy a discount on your favorite Stampin’ Up!® items.
  • NO PRESSURE OR OBLIGATION TO SELL TO OTHERS! There’s never an obligation to host parties, sell products, or purchase anything else after the kit.
  • THERE’S NO RISK! NO PENALTY TO DROP! If you reach $300 in sales by the end of the first full Stampin’ Up!® quarter after you sign-up, you automatically renew your demonstrator discounts and benefits for another quarter. To continue, you will need to reach $300+ in sales (includes personal purchases) to renew from quarter to quarter. If you don’t reach $300 in sales, you can “drop” with no penalty.
  • CONTINUE the BENEFITS and DISCOUNTS! From the time you join through the end of the first full Stampin’ Up!® quarter, you will be able to take advantage of demonstrator discounts and benefits. The Quarters are January – March, April – June, July – September, October – Dec. You will have the balance of the quarter in which you join PLUS the first full quarter to reach your first $300 in sales (includes personal purchases) and renew for another quarter.
  • JOIN TODAY! Purchase the starter kit through me and instantly become a member of the Schach Pack Pals and engage with a community of other stampers.
  • Questions about joining? Email me at ann@thestampinschach.com. If you are ready to join NOW, CLICK HERE!

***********

Looking for an oldie but goodie? Check out my retired stamps which I have for sale.  Note: I will be adding lots of newly retired items from the 2023 – 2024 Annual and the January – April Mini Catalogs when Nueve and I return at the end of May from shows in Indiana, New York, Wisconsin and Michigan!

************

As always, if you have any questions about the cards I create or the techniques I use, I am only an email away! Until next time…

siggy-1

  • The $99 Starter Kit is the BEST DEAL EVER! Check out the details HERE.
  • Join Paper Pumpkin
  • Check out the Clearance Rack and save!
  • See my Retired Sets for Sale.
  • Follow me on Facebook.
  • Follow me on Pinterest.
  • Subscribe to my YouTube Channel.
  • To receive my daily blog updates, subscription links are in the right sidebar.
  • If you are in need of any current catalog, and you do not have a demonstrator, please email me (kimschach@msn.com). I will send you one free of charge!

FREE Shipping May 21st

Free shipping

Ready for a spectacular limited time offer? Have something special on your Wish List? Need to stock up on crafting essentials? Got the urge to splurge? Shop on May 21st and get all the products you love while saving on shipping costs for qualifying orders of $75.00 BEFORE tax and shipping.  This incredible deal only lasts for 24 hours, May 21st, so shop early!

Click HERE to check out Kits and Online Exclusives!

Just LOOK at these awesome new kits which have been added!

Hollyhocks Kit

 

City Sights kit

Ready To Become A Demonstrator?

STarter kit special

There has never been a better time to join! Through May 31st, new demonstrators will receive the following products in their Starter Kit at no additional cost:

  • 2024–2026 In Color Classic Stampin’ Pad Bundle
  • 2024–2026 In Color 8-1/2″ x 11″ (21.6 x 27.9 cm) Cardstock
  • 2024–2026 In Color 6″ x 6″ (15.2 x 15.2 cm) Designer Series Paper
  • 2024–2026 In Color Stampin’ Write Markers
This is an amazing $82.00 value!

In addition to the In Color products, new demonstrators will pick $125 worth of products of their choice. They will also receive free business supplies with their order and free shipping. Not to mention all the fun that comes with being a part of our wonderful crafting community.

When a new demonstrator joins, all In Color products will be automatically added to their Starter Kit.

 Here are just a few of the perks of being a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator:

  • SAVE at least 20% ON EVERYTHING YOU PURCHASE! Once you join, you’ll enjoy a discount on your favorite Stampin’ Up!® items.
  • NO PRESSURE OR OBLIGATION TO SELL TO OTHERS! There’s never an obligation to host parties, sell products, or purchase anything else after the kit.
  • THERE’S NO RISK! NO PENALTY TO DROP! If you reach $300 in sales by the end of the first full Stampin’ Up!® quarter after you sign-up, you automatically renew your demonstrator discounts and benefits for another quarter. To continue, you will need to reach $300+ in sales (includes personal purchases) to renew from quarter to quarter. If you don’t reach $300 in sales, you can “drop” with no penalty.
  • CONTINUE the BENEFITS and DISCOUNTS! From the time you join through the end of the first full Stampin’ Up!® quarter, you will be able to take advantage of demonstrator discounts and benefits. The Quarters are January – March, April – June, July – September, October – Dec. You will have the balance of the quarter in which you join PLUS the first full quarter to reach your first $300 in sales (includes personal purchases) and renew for another quarter.
  • JOIN TODAY! Purchase the starter kit through me and instantly become a member of the Schach Pack Pals and engage with a community of other stampers.
  • Questions about joining? Email me at ann@thestampinschach.com. If you are ready to join NOW, CLICK HERE!

***********

Looking for an oldie but goodie? Check out my retired stamps which I have for sale.  Note: I will be adding lots of newly retired items from the 2023 – 2024 Annual and the January – April Mini Catalogs when Nueve and I return at the end of May from shows in Indiana, New York, Wisconsin and Michigan!

************

As always, if you have any questions about the cards I create or the techniques I use, I am only an email away! Until next time…

siggy-1

  • The $99 Starter Kit is the BEST DEAL EVER! Check out the details HERE.
  • Join Paper Pumpkin
  • Check out the Clearance Rack and save!
  • See my Retired Sets for Sale.
  • Follow me on Facebook.
  • Follow me on Pinterest.
  • Subscribe to my YouTube Channel.
  • To receive my daily blog updates, subscription links are in the right sidebar.
  • If you are in need of any current catalog, and you do not have a demonstrator, please email me (kimschach@msn.com). I will send you one free of charge!