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Stamparatus – second window for ordering

By | December 6, 2017

Hi there The second window to reserve your Stamparatus opens today at 10:00am.  Check out my earlier post here about the new Stamparatus positioning tool. The first Stamparatus reservation window reached its maximum number of reservations in just 15 minutes!  I think this tool is going to be very popular.  With this information Stampin’ Up! have… Read More »

My Special Super Hero

By | April 20, 2017

Hi there Following yesterday’s post here is my second Everyday Hero card I created over the weekend.  This card is for an extra special super hero – my Dad :).  Today is his 84th birthday and he still remains my hero.  Hope you’ve had a great day Dad – looking forward to dessert tomorrow night… Read More »

Retiring Products list is here

By | April 11, 2017

Hi there The Retiring List of stamps and products has been released.  Check out the “Retired Products” tab to download the list.  All items are on a “while stocks last” which sometimes isn’t that long so if there is something you really want then don’t hesitate in purchasing it.  Some items sell out really fast… Read More »

Sitting Here – with sleeping dog

By | July 27, 2016

Hi there Here’s another version of Sitting Here (and Cottage Greetings) using the 2016-2018 In Colors – I still haven’t worked our which is my favourite colour – they’re all really nice. I’ve arranged my cushions more than yesterday’s card – overlapping them gives a real 3D look. Here’s a close up of ‘my’ dog in… Read More »

Playful Palette Starburst

By | June 23, 2016

Hi there I thought it was time to show you some more of my OnStage Samples – these two cards use the Playful Palette DSP Stack and feature four of the five new In Colors – Emerald Envy, Sweet Sugarplum, Flirty Flamingo and Peekaboo Peach. The first card is creating using the ‘starburst’ technique and… Read More »

Happy Birthday Cards #4

By | June 6, 2016

Hi there It was so lovely receiving ‘snail mail’ for our birthday.  If you are yet to have your birthday and would love to receive a handmade card from me please email me your birth date and postal address.     This last card is from the lovely Shannon West who started the ‘I’m Bringing… Read More »

Balloons, Balloons and more Balloons

By | February 23, 2016

Hi there I’ve been having fun of late with the Balloon Builder and Balloon Celebration stamp sets from the Occasions Catalogue The first three cards have the same background.  This is created by applying ink to a clear block (I used the ‘E’ block) then stamping the block down onto a Whisper White card front.… Read More »

Happy 10th Wedding Anniversary

By | February 3, 2016

Hi there Hope the ‘back to school’ is going well for those of you with kids 🙂  My husband is going back to school on Tuesday – he is starting a 20 week Certificate in Cookery and today we went shopping for all his equipment and uniform.  I am so looking forward to see what… Read More »

Music Team Thank You Cards and Gift

By | January 9, 2016

Hi there One of the things I love about being a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator is being able to make cards and gifts to give away.  Now if I wasn’t a demo I probably wouldn’t have gone out and bought cards and gifts for everyone but will a few supplies look what I made.  These are… Read More »

Happy New Year

By | January 4, 2016

Hi there I hope you all had a wonderful New Years Eve and survived the ‘summer’ weather we had on New Years Day! Today’s post is not a card but one of my past creative passions.  About November 2014 my then 20 year old nephew asked if I could do him another cross-stitch towel for… Read More »

Happy Wedding Anniversary

By | December 19, 2015

Hi there We have just had a lovely evening with friends celebrating their 34th Wedding Anniversary.  Each year they come to the ‘Reid Cafe/Restaurant’ for dinner.  Thanks to the wonderful chef for another great meal. Here is the card I made for Dave to give Deb – the rule is ‘husbands are not allowed to… Read More »