Need some time to dabble in your favourite paper craft? Well this could be your answer. A night where you can relax and stamp or scrap your night away without interuptions. This is a new club I’m starting for those who like to stamp and scrap. Where: Beaumont Hills Public School, 10 – 35 The Parkway, Beaumont Hills 2155 What: Bring your paper craft projects to work on – card making, 3D paper craft, scrapbooking Cost: $15 which includes a… Read more »

Hostess Benefits – New  Hostess Dollars The new hostess merchandise section of the catalogue will, as always, contain stamp sets and other selected products. These items remain exclusive to hostesses and must be purchased with hostess dollars. You’ll notice there are no longer levels of products associated with workshop sales totals—there are now prices associated with hostess items. This price is not a regular retail price, however, but reflects a discount, so hostess dollars go further when used on… Read more »

Baby Dress Note: The link for the tutorial didn’t seem to work, but hopefully I’ve fixed it now. Sorry for any inconvenience I’ve been working on this baby dress for a couple of days. Well working on the template, that is. Sometimes it can be challenging to get everything lined up just so. Anyway I created this card which I thought could be used for many different occasions: Congratulations Christening Naming Day Baby Shower Birthday etc.  So, without further ado,… Read more »

I have decided to share with you some of the projects I have made for Christmas Workshops, starting in September. I was having a Christmas in July workshop today but have needed to cancell it. The ladies attending the workshop would have seen all these in the ‘flesh’, so to speak. It’s quite cold today so I’ve taken the photo so it’s looking out the window, hence the trees and other assorted paraphenalia you can see.All projects are Stampin’ Up!©…. Read more »

CRIMPER Features & BenefitsCrimps paper and On Board chipboard up to 16.5 cm wide Metal and plastic construction Comfort-molded handle and turnkey Requires very little hand pressureProduct Number 101618          A$37.95 For Your InformationFor the straightest and tightest crimp, place your index finger at the top of the handle and firmly squeeze the handle while crimping. For paper larger than 16.5 cm wide, fold before feeding through the rollers.  I’ve used the crimper to seal the ends of this sour cream… Read more »

You can probably tell by now, this is one of my favourite Textured Impressions Folders – Manhattan Flower. I stamped on this card front first and them embossed using my Big Shot. Finished it off using the Scallop Border Punch and Jewels – Basic Pearls and some gorgeous Stampin’ Up! Ribbon. Stamp set was Fifth Avenue Floral with Old Olive Grosgrain ribbon and ink. This next card used: Manhattan Flower Textured Impressions Folder Perfect Polka Dots Textured Impressions Folder Jewels… Read more »

Just thought I’d share some Stampin’ Up! cards I made before I became a demonstrator. These cards all feature the Textured Impressions Folder – Manhattan Flower. This one also uses the Scallop Border Punch and Jewels – Basic Pearls. The card below also uses the Scallop Border Punch and the Manhattan Flower Textured Impressions Folder. I have inked the folder and then run the card through the Big Shot. This is a great folder to use this technique with. Thank… Read more »

WEDDING CARD I had many requests for instructions on making this card, I decided to feature it for the tutorial today. Recipe:Extra Large Heart PunchDimensionalsBasic Black cardWhisper White cardPretty in Pink cardBasic Black 1/4″ Grosgrain RibbonJewels – basic pearlsPaper DaisiesMultipurpose Liquid GlueElegant Bouquet Textured Impressions folderBig Shot Method: Fold your card stock and remember we are making this card in landscape fashion Run your card front through your favourite embossing folder – I’ve used Elegant Bouquet as I like the… Read more »

DESIGNER SERIES PAPER (DSP) Features & Benefits 30.5 x 30.5 cm, text-weight paper Exclusive designs and colours, with patterns based on Stampin’ Up! art Coordinate with Stampin’ Up!’s exclusive colours and products Stampin’ Memories product: safe for scrapbooks Acid free, lignin free 2010 – 2011 Idea Book and Catalogue Blueberry Crisp 12 sheets: 2 each of 6 double-sided designs Coordinating product: Razzle Dazzle Set Coordinating colours: Pacific Point, Not Quite Navy, Very Vanilla, Sahara Sand Celebrations 12 sheets: 2 each… Read more »

OK, here’s a sneak peak at a couple of the items I’ll be sharing at my Christmas in July workshop on Sunday 24/7/11. $10 per person from 1pm to 3.30pm at Beaumont Hills. Spend $50 (before s & h) and win back the cost of the class. Bring a friend who is new to my workshops and you’ll both get a half price discount on your workshop fees. If you’re coming, please RSVP by 6pm Wednesday 20th July. This gives… Read more »