Welcome to the April 30 Fifth Saturday Stamp Jam Chat Thread!!! This is the thread where I will post today's stampin' themes, where we can chat and post links to the gallery, and where I'll place links to other fun stuff happening on the boards today! Be sure to upload photos of your creations to the gallery. Please add keyword SJ430 and place a link back in this thread so we can find all your wonderful creations! Here's today's schedule as to when new themes will be posted - all times are Eastern. There are a few different hostesses helping me out today, so you will see a variety of creations for sure. I hope all of you find something inspiring today, but most of all - HAVE FUN!!! So, pull out your stamps and ink, pull up to your laptop and use MDS, or spread out your pix and cardstock. The sky's the limit! 9 am Eastern - Trina - Strength and Hope - This theme will feature the Strength and Hope stamp set and new digital kit in the summer mini, available for purchase beginning May 1 - TOMORROW! Stampin' Up! will donate $2 from the purchase of each stamp set to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Here's more samples in the Gallery: Strength & Hope - Stampin Addicts Gallery 10 am Eastern - Rhonda - Weddings! - How 'bout that Will and Kate, huh? Well, you can see Rhonda's samples and ideas in post 6 below! 11 am Eastern - Trina - Gardens, Gardening, Gardening Buddies - backyard gardens, water gardens, herb gardens, flower gardens...you get the idea! I need to finish my sample and will posts as soon as I can. Finally got the samples posted. Links in post 10 below. Afternoon: 2 pm Eastern - Holly K - Babies - human, pets, farm animals, zoo babies; showers, announcements, gifts...You can see Holly's "Udderly Adorable" scrapbook page at the end of the link in post 11 below. 3 pm Eastern - Trina - BBQ, Picnic, Pool Party - any of those fun shindigs we like to have in the summer! See my sample in post 14 below. 4 pm Eastern - Holly K - Birthdays - cards, party decor, gifts - let your imagination run wild. Now, I have a customer needing pirate ideas, so extra kudos from me if you post something with a pirate theme! See post 15 for a link to Holly's cute sample! Evening: 8 pm Eastern - Paula - Family Stuff - Mother's Day, Father's Day, Reunions! 9 pm Eastern - Trina - Congratulations - We all can use congratulatory cards for all kinds of occasions. Graduation is coming up, wedding season is upon us... 10 pm Eastern - Trina - Summer Vacation - planning an upcoming trip? Need Bon Voyage cards or postcards? Scrapbooking vacation memories? Here's the place to share any of your vacation projects.