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For those of you new to my site, I retired as a a Stampin' Up Independent Demonstrator
I went back to teaching in a Special Ed Classroom after being home for 20 years and "retired"
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Saturday, September 17, 2011

Stampin' Up! Advent Calendars Workshop! So much fun!

Today was the first of my Stampin' Up! Advent Calendar Workshops. I have another group coming in October too.
While they were busy working on their Christmas ones I whipped up a Halloween one. So much fun!

I pre-cut everything out for them. They used our Simply Scored Scoring Tool to do their scoring. Eveything else was precut and punched. I also used the Peekaboo Frames -Shelli's exclusive Stampin' Up Sizzix Die for the Peek-a-boo ones

Stamps used were  25 and Counting Stamp set and Jolly Bingo Bits stamp set
Paper used: Frostwood Lodge DSP, Cherry Cobbler, Garden Green and Early Expresso Card Stock. A variety of punches were used. 

My Halloween One

I used Stampin' Up! Spooky Bingo Bits Stamp set and Batty for You Stamp Sets. 
Papers used: Frightful  Site Desiger Paper, Cajun Craze, Old Olive, Elegant Eggplant and Basic Black Cardstock and a variety of punches. So much fun to make!

Here are the girls from Group 1 Advent Calendar Class


Barb T


A tired me- Barb G
Everyone brought a snack and we had a fun time. This was a long workshop and a specialty one. Till October when I see group 2!

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Sheena said...

Oh My!! These look GREAT!!! Great job ladies.

LisaLisa said...

These are just so beautiful Barb! You did an astounding job!

glassgraffitix2 said...

WOW!!! Fantastic!!!

Penny Hanuszak said...

Oh my gosh Barb these are awesome. I love all the little pull out drawers and the different halloween images on each. Very creative and very fun!!! TFS and posting on this the Monday Monster Mash Halloween Countdown.... love it!

Shirley Pumpkin said...

That is really cute. I was just telling a friend to use that stamp set for an Advent Calender and wow it turned out Fabulous!!! LOVE IT! Thanks so much for joining the Monster Mash Halloween Blog Hop.Can you add a link to my blog, that would be great.


Terry Blais said...

Wow! I almost missed your Halloween project - and it's wonderful. I can imagine that would be a super long class. Fabulous job on it. I'm following you now and hope you'll follow me!


Anonymous said...

I just found you web site and I love it. Were did you get the little boxes for the advent calender? Do you have kits to sell.

Anonymous said...

I just realized I didn't leave you my email address so you could answer me about where to get the calender boxes.


jenettycakes76 said...

Love these calendars. Could you tell me if the calendar base/box was a SU product?


jenettycakes76 said...

Love these calendars. Could you tell me if the calendar base/box was a SU product?