Category Archives: General

Ribbon of Courage – team swaps

By | June 1, 2017

Hi there It’s finally here 🙂  The new Stampin’ Up! 2017-2018 Annual Catalogue is now live.  It’s filled with lots of new products and some of your favourites have returned too.  If you need a copy of the catalogue please contact me and I’ll send you one. Last month at our team training we did… Read More »

There’s no ‘Special Reason’ …

By | March 18, 2017

Hi there I really like the Special Reason bundle (stamp set and framelits) in the Occasions Catalogue.  The images are great and so are the sentiments.  Some of the sentiments are ‘Happy Birthday’, ‘Congratulations’ and a really cool one ‘There’s no special reason for this card …’ ‘…except to let you know how special you are!’… Read More »

Colouring “Inside the Lines”

By | March 11, 2017

Hi there Today we held our team Extravaganza event – its a full on day but so much fun.  Tomorrows task is to unpack and take photos of the five projects that were taught – so check back tomorrow to see what we taught the ladies.  If you missed out on todays event don’t worry… Read More »

Shaving Foam Technique – September card class

By | September 22, 2016

Hi there This month I’ve taught the Shaving Foam Technique at my card classes.  It’s a great technique and heaps of fun to do.  Just make sure you have paper towels handy as you do get it bit messy – part of the fun. This sample uses four ink colours – Real Red, Cherry Cobbler,… Read More »

CASEing the Catalogue

By | July 21, 2016

Hi there What is CASEing?  In paper crafting terms it stands for Copy And Share Everything.  So that’s what I’ve done with these two cards.  If you check out page 122 and page 200 of the new Annual Catalogue you’ll see what I mean. I did make some changes to this card – I added… Read More »

Playful Palette and In Color Samples

By | July 18, 2016

Hi there As promised here are the last of the samples I shared at OnStage back in April.  The color combo for this card was inspired by one of my summer skirts – Emerald Envy, Pool Party, Elegant Eggplant and Basic Black.  I stamped a piece of Whisper White then cut it into eight 1… Read More »

Love and Affection – New In Colors

By | June 15, 2016

Hi there Have you fallen in love with the new Annual Catalogue?  I sure have.  There are so many great products on offer this year.  If you’re anything like me you’ll have a long ‘wishlist’ – well I have an answer for you.  Why not hold a workshop for you and your friends.  This month… Read More »

Butterfly Punch Cards

By | May 24, 2016

Hi there I needed some ‘congratulations’ cards earlier this month and came across a card by Mary Fish which I just had to CASE.  I loved the design so much that I also made a ‘Happy Birthday’ one.  I was recently introduced to the Cottage Greetings stamp set – I LOVE the font and have… Read More »

March Card Class Projects

By | April 4, 2016

Hi there I’ve been a bit slack and I’ve forgotten to show you the cards we made at our March card class so without further ado here they are.  The vellum is one of the Sale-A-Bration products and coordinates with the Botanical Gardens Suite in the Occasions Catalogue.  After cutting out all the pieces I… Read More »

A tidy craft space – but for how long???

By | March 27, 2016

Hi there As promised here’s a photo of my tidy desk – enjoy it while you can as it doesn’t stay this tidy for long! I swapped the desk and drawer unit over as the previous layout was a bit of a Health and Safety issue!  Whenever the drawers were out I had to walk/climb… Read More »

Note Cards and Envelopes

By | March 2, 2016

Hi there Have you used our Note Cards and Envelopes lately?  I love how they are cut and scored and ready to be decorated – what could be easier. Here are two that I created recently.  For the first one I covered the front with the Botanical Blooms DSP.  Before adhering the DSP I did… Read More »