Look Who’s Turning 5!


Five years.

Wow! I cannot believe I’ve had this little ol’ business for five years now! I’m always in a state of constant gratitude that I get to do what I do and…the icing on the cake (notice what I did there)…is that I get to do it with all of you! You have been a tremendous support with your kind words and funny comments. I am seriously humbled by your enthusiasm and support for the things I create and my crazy teaching. 



I’ve grown a lot in five years…both where I’m at business-wise as well as what I get to create. Styles have also changed up a bit in five years. 

Who remembers my very first kit?



This was my first try at seeing if creating–and selling–cuttable images was something that I really could pursue. My first month I made $500 and I thought, ‘Wow. This could really work.’

And when I put up my August This+That kit last week, I thought about the fact that I’ve had them for almost five years now too! I started with THIS Halloween kit almost five years ago. I can’t believe I’ve been switching out my tray that long!

Time seriously flies! And a lot can happen in five years.

In five years I’ve had three different types of ‘stores’ (soon to be four, wink wink).
In five years I’ve had two different blogs.
In five years I began teaching online classes.
In five years I created my first set of stamps.
In five years I created three Project Life kits and Photo Layovers.

In five years I’ve connected and made friends with people from all over the world: Vietnam, Iceland, Canada, UK, Australia, South Africa, Norway, the Middle East…the list goes on and on…what an amazing world we live in!

I can’t even imagine what the next five years will bring.
Thank you all for making these past five years so amazing!

So speaking of stamps, there are two brand new stamp sets for you today!
And because we are in birthday mode…

They are on sale through Wednesday for 10% off!

stamps-it's-a-party-ex     stamps-escape-ex

They do have a tendency to sell quickly,
so pick yours up today if you’re impatient like me. :)

And now what’s a birthday party without a party favor?
A little piece of cake just for you!

Download this image for free today only.



 This is no longer available as a freebie, but you can find it in the store on Thursday.

And I can’t help but say, but wait there’s more!
What birthday party would it be if we didn’t have a sale?!

Save 20% on downloads and classes.

No coupon needed.
Exclude stamps, The History Project, the Designer Edition and gift cards.

We have three amazing days to celebrate,
so you don’t want to miss a day!

2017-05-18T13:29:40+00:00August 3rd, 2015|stamps|11 Comments


  1. Cindy August 3, 2015 at 7:52 am

    Happy Birthday Kerri!

    Love you’ve been in business for five years, wishes for many many more creative years!

    Also, there is no link to add the two new digi files to my cart!

    Thanks Dear!

    • Kerri August 3, 2015 at 8:05 am

      Thanks Cindy! And sorry about the link. It’s in the store, but I do usually link the images in the post too. That’s what happens when it’s not in the store yet and you’re writing the blog post. :)

      • Cindy August 3, 2015 at 8:38 am

        Working on the fly, got you ;0
        I’ll just wait til you get things squared away! Birthday parties are always hectic, lots of prep work and executing plans.

  2. Michelle August 3, 2015 at 8:10 am

    Happy birthday all the way from South Africa! I love your work and am thankful for all the freebies that you so generously share with us!

  3. Cynthia Larson August 3, 2015 at 9:04 am

    Congratulations on a milestone. 5 years that is just awesome. My husband has his own business so I know how hard you have worked to make your business work and thrive. Happy 5th Birthday!

  4. Melanie A. August 3, 2015 at 9:05 am

    Happy Happy 5th!! Thank you for sharing your gifts and yourself with us. Looking forward to many more years!

  5. Charlene August 3, 2015 at 9:06 am

    Happy #5! Your this and that kits are my favorite!

  6. Stacie D August 3, 2015 at 9:40 am

    I adore your scripty words. Thanks so much for the cut file! Happy, happy birthday!

  7. heidig August 3, 2015 at 10:30 am

    Happy 5th Birthday! I love your classes, kits and stamps. Keep them coming!

  8. Sue FitzGerald August 3, 2015 at 6:32 pm

    Wow, five years. I remember when you first left silhouette I asked if you were ever going to sell your own designs, and look at you now. Congratulations Miss Kerri on five years of awesome designs x

  9. Lara Read August 3, 2015 at 10:12 pm

    Happy Birthday! Kerri I’ve been a fan sense the beginning and I am so glad your store is doing so well. I love everything you and your team members post! Here is to many more years! Cheers!

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