Friday, March 26, 2010

Reasons to Stamp in April

There are plenty of reasons to celebrate and be creative during the month of April! Here are some ideas to get you started.

The symbols for April are:

Birthstone - Diamond


Flower - Daisy and Sweet Pea


Zodiac - Aires (March 21 - April 19) and Taurus (April 20 to May 20)
Celtic Months: Alder Moon (March 18 - April 14) and Willow Moon (April 15 - May 12)

The well-known holidays during this month are:

1 - April Fool's Day

4 - Easter

22 - Earth Day

But how about the less well-known holidays:

1 - Poetry and Creative Mind Day
7 - National Day of Hope
10 - Every Day is Earth Day
12 - Walk on Your Wild Side

14 - National Be Kind to Lawyers Day
17 - Blah, Blah, Blah Day

23 - Talk like Shakespeare Day
25 - Red Hat Society Day

30 - Hairstylist Appreciation Day

April is also:

Celebrate Diversity Month
Couple Appreciation Month


Frog Month
Jazz Appreciation Month
National Garden Month

National Poetry Month
National Kite Month


During April, you can celebrate:

National Week of the Ocean (4 - 10)

National Karaoke Week (11 - 17)
National Volunteer Week (18 - 24)
National Dance Week (23 - May 2)


If you need even more inspiration, here are some Springboard Words to get your creative juices flowing:

Fresh
Umbrella


Daffodil

Hop


Egg



Happy Spring and Happy Stamping!

5 comments:

  1. Wow, you guys ROCKED the April RTS!!! Gorgeous work, everyone!

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  2. Thanks for sharing so much great information. Who knew there are so many reasons to stamp other than just the love of it! Happy creating...

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  3. And it's my birthday,lol!!!!!! =D
    It's also my daughter's b'day on 1st April!!!

    Fab work & great info :o)x

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  4. Hi Ladies - I followed your lead and made a crad just coz it is Spring in April - well for you anyway! You can see it here!
    http://lovelylindascraftcentral.blogspot.com/2010/03/mmsc47-beaded-beauties.html
    Great DT cards - heaps of inspiration to be found! {{{hugs}}}

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  5. Happy Spring! What lovely dt cards! You can view my spring card at: http://kc242designsbydenise.blogspot.com/2010/03/mmsc-47.html#comments
    Happy Easter and Happy Spring!

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Thanks for your wonderful words!

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