Category Archives: Thanks

Eastern Palace – Part Seven

By | May 21, 2017

Hi there Well today was a total contrast to yesterday!  Beautiful blue sky and lovely and warm in the sun.  What will tomorrow bring? Today I have the last project in my Eastern Palace Suite series to share with you.  I’ve used some of the Eastern Gold Vinyl Stickers on this project – they are a… Read More »

Eastern Palace – Part Six

By | May 20, 2017

Hi there Well it’s certainly been a bit colder here today – time to put the summer clothes away and get the winter woollies out. We’re drawing to the end of the Eastern Palace Suite series – just one more card to go tomorrow.  I’ve only just touched on the possibilities with this set but… Read More »

Eastern Palace – Part One

By | May 15, 2017

Hi there Over the past couple of weeks my crafting ‘mojo’ has been off on holiday somewhere – but I’m pleased to say it returned over the weekend and I was busy making cards using the new Eastern Palace suite.  Over this coming week I hope to tempt you with this wonderful suite that will… 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 »

Bokeh Technique

By | February 20, 2016

Hi there Today’s card uses a really effective technique called Bokeh.  Our Demo Support team based in Australia are wonderful and I’ve had a bit of help lately from Clare so I wanted to send her a card to say ‘thanks’ for her patience and help. To create a card with this technique first sponge… Read More »

CASED cards from Impressions Magazine

By | July 7, 2015

Hi there Well the rain is really starting to fall here in Auckland – I think I might head to bed early tonight.  Nothing like being tucked up in a warm bed with the rain falling on the roof. Last week I received my Impressions magazine in the post.  This is a magazine that Stampin’… Read More »

Painted Petals and Chalk Ink

By | May 25, 2015

Hi there At our team training last month our ‘Make and Take’ project was this lovely card using the Painted Petals set, Chalkboard Card Stock and the Chalk Ink.  It’s a two step stamp set – (step one – stamp the stems and step two – stamp the flowers) Two step stamp sets are great… Read More »

Wondrous Wreath with Flowers

By | October 22, 2014

Hi there I love it when a stamp set can be used for more than one theme.  Wondrous Wreath doesn’t have to be just for Christmas.  Last week I taught the following card to my card class and they loved it.  I must admit it’s not my own creation – I CASED it from Carol after seeing… Read More »

Sneak Peak – Gift Box Punch Board

By | August 18, 2014

Hi there Well it’s not long now till our Holiday Catalogue goes live (28 August) so I thought I’d share a project I made using the new Gift Box Punch Board. I’ve made this card and box for my wonderful courier driver who delivers my lovely Big Brown Boxes (BBB) full of Stampin’ Up! goodies.… Read More »

More Work of Art 3″ x 3″ cards

By | August 7, 2014

Hi there Following on from our Extravaganza project I decided to create more 3″ x 3″ cards for my customer thank you notes.  I’ve stayed with using Work of Art and the Moonlight DSP Paper Stack.  These were heaps of fun to create – I hope you enjoy them and have a go at creating… Read More »

Flowershop Gate Fold

By | June 19, 2014

Hi there This is a card I taught at a workshop I had last month.  I CASED it from a card I’d seen on Dawn Griffith’s blog.  Because the American paper size is different to ours I had to do a few changes to make it fit. The ladies enjoyed making this and it’s always good to… Read More »