Author Archives: Paula Reid

Happy Wedding Anniversary

By | January 19, 2018

Hi there Today is my 16th wedding anniversary :).  I am so blessed to be married to a wonderful caring man.  We have spent the day together (I never work my wedding anniversary) celebrating this very special day in our lives. Here is the card I made for Phil. I used the card on page… Read More »

Petal Passion Suite

By | January 18, 2018

Hi there Well this is the final project we made at OnStage last year.  This project features products from the Petal Passion Suite on pages 22 – 23 of the Occasions Catalogue.   This card uses four different products from the suite – Petal Palette stamp set, Petal Passion Designer Series Paper (DSP), Whisper White 1/4″… Read More »

Bubble Over Bundle

By | January 17, 2018

Hi there The next project I have to share with you uses products from the Bubble Over bundle on page 32 of the Occasions Catalogue.  This bundle includes a photopolymer stamp set (Bubble Over) and Frameltits dies (Bottles & Bubbles). In addition to the bundle we used the Bubbles & Fizz Designer Series Paper which… Read More »

Tutti- Frutti Fruit Basket Tags

By | January 14, 2018

Hi there Wow – another amazing weekend has flown by.  On Saturday The Crafty Bears got together for our first team training of the year.  It was great to spend time with my wonderful team.  We made two cards, had some discussion and then Phil prepared us a wonderful lunch.  I think he has become… Read More »

Sweet Soiree Silver Mini Gable Box

By | January 11, 2018

Hi there It’s been another beautiful day here in Auckland and tomorrow promises to be another stunner. Back in November we had our national Stampin’ Up! training event called OnStage.  Demonstrators from around the country (plus some overseas demos joined us from the UK and Australia) meet for a day of training, seeing new product… Read More »

Lots of Lavender – Wedding Anniversary

By | January 9, 2018

Hi there For those of you still on holiday I hope you’re enjoying this beautiful summer weather.  I must admit it’s a bit hard getting out of bed when the alarm goes off at 6:00am!  Three more days till the weekend :). Today’s project features the Sale-A-Bration set Lots of Lavender.  I think this is… Read More »

Merry Christmas

By | December 24, 2017

Hi there Well all the presents are wrapped and it’s almost time for bed but before I head off I have one last Christmas card to share with you.  This is a card we made at our last team training session at Jacque’s.  It uses the set Merry Patterns that was a promotional set. The… Read More »

Peace on Earth

By | December 21, 2017

Hi there When we have our wider team meetings not only do we have our ‘product playground’ to get creative we also have fellow demos teaching us new techniques, styles of card and alternative ways to use products.  We then get to make a sample that we can share with you. This card has a… Read More »

A Wish for Everything

By | December 20, 2017

Hi there Here’s the last of my ‘product playground’ Christmas cards – another card with a Black and White base The paper for this card is from the Merry Music Specialty DSP pack – it’s rather cool and could be used for other occasions.  The sentiment is from the Ready for Christmas stamp set and… Read More »

Season’s Greetings

By | December 19, 2017

Hi there Following on from yesterday’s post here is another card I got to create at the ‘product playground’. All the products on this card – bar the Lots of Labels Framelits – are from the Holiday Catalogue and from different product suites. The paper is from the Quilted Christmas 6″ x 6″ paper stack,… Read More »

At Christmas and Always

By | December 18, 2017

Hi there At one of our team training days we had a ‘product playground’ where a whole range of products are out on a table for us to try and create our own projects.  Over the next few days I’ll share with you the cards I made. This is a cute 4″ card that uses… Read More »

December Card Class Projects

By | December 17, 2017

Hi there This time next week and I’m sure there will be lots of very excited children around the world waiting for Santa to arrive.  Now that I’ve outgrown Santa I’m looking forward to spending the day with family and friends and celebrating the birth of Christ.  What will you be celebrating this Christmas? Last… Read More »

Joy to the World

By | December 14, 2017

Hi there It’s hard to believe I have just over a week left of work for 2017 and then I get to be on holiday.  I’m really looking forward to two weeks off and not having to set my alarm :). Here’s a card I made at one of our team trainings.  These training days… Read More »