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02 December 2009

My goodbye to stamping??!!

I made this card in October and here it is already December and I’m barley posting it… I’ve turned into a blogging slacker lol. In all honesty this will probably be the last card that I do post (or at least post for quite some time).

As most of you know I hadn’t stamped for about ten month, had no desire. In October I gave stamping a try one more time. I even bought new House Mouse and Happy Hopper stamps and goodies from Stampin Up… I made four cards and my new stamps have never been inked! Just making those four cards was a struggle… I’m just not into it anymore! I’ve been seriously thinking about selling all my stamps and supplies, I just wouldn’t know where to start and just thinking about it gives me a headache… lol.

Even though I wouldn’t be blogging about stamping, I’m sure that I will still blog about my motorcycle adventures, my piano journey or whatever it is that interests me. For those of you that subscribe to Inky Impressions by email I will understand your feelings if you decided to unsub. Since my blog Inky Impressions has turned into a little this and that I’m considering changing the name… so don’t be surprised if you stop by and see a different blog name (any suggestions would be greatly appreciated) ;) Until next time thanks for visiting ~ Jovi

Harvest Mouse

Stamps ~ Harvest Mouse (Great Impressions), Say it in Style (Close to My Heart) ~ Ink: Noir Palette, Burnt Umber Palette ~ Paper: Cream, Honey, Barn Red (all from CTHM), Boom-di-ada Reflection Kit (CTMH) ~ Other: Autumn Terracotta Ribbon (CTMH), Sakura Gelly Pen, Prismacolor Pencils blended with Gamsol


  1. Darn, I was hoping you would catch the stamping bug again...I so love your creations!

  2. Nooooo. Joni, keep some of your stuff... you never know. lol

  3. AAAwww Jovi, you are such a wonderful, wonderful stamper. I just hate to see you quit. This card is very beautiful. Your work is always perfect. If I were you, I would not make any decisions about your stamping things yet, unless you need the storage space for something else. What does it hurt if you just keep your things - who knows, maybe when you're an old lady like me you may want to pull it all out and get into it again. I go through my periods of thinking I'll quit too, but my reasons are different than yours. Even though I love to stamp I'm just not the accomplished stamper you are. But I really, really enjoy it, so for now, I'm still at it. I just now listed 34 things on Ebay to sell that I never use (and all but 3 sold). But I have so many more stamp sets that I could never part with. And I will keep subscribing to you. I always enjoy reading whatever you write about. Sending you a big hug!

  4. I wouldn't get rid of ALL of the stamping supplies just yet. I go through spurts of creativity myself. I would keep some of it...just incase you get the Mojo back. I will still be here if you are...love to see all your wonderful photos of all the bike adventures! :0)

  5. Cute card! I know how you fell about the stamping thing. I haven't stamping on over a year and have been thinking about selling my stuff too. There are other hobbies that I'm looking at doing and stamping just has held no appeal to me.

    As for a new blog name how about Jovi's Wild Ride. Sounds like you are on a wild ride through life with riding, music, and such.

  6. Oh no!!!! I will miss your creations Jovi!!!
    But sometimes a girl has to do what she has to do! Good luck to you!!

  7. I,too, will miss your beautiful cards. Don't give up on the craft supplies just yet. You've got a lot invested and I'd hate for you to lose it all. Of course if you just MUST re-home your HM stamps, you know who to call. ;)

  8. Oh Jovi...I will miss your creations! But...I totally understand! I agree with everyone else, keep some stuff, you just never know if stamping will "hit" you again.

  9. Sad to see you go... I have been following your blog for several years now and I am just bummed! I understand where one passion goes another grows right! Enjoy whatever you decide to do! You will be missed very much your very creative... remember that!


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