Can’t think of what to get that special person in your life? You know they love all types of paper craft, so why not give them one of my Gift Certificates? Above you can see a special wallet made to fit the gift certificate. (These are complimentary for gift certificates of A$50 or more or you can purchase one form me for $4.50). Gift Certificates can be for any amount starting at A$20.  So, contact me to find out more… Read more »

I had a customer ask me if I did gift vouchers. Until then I hadn’t but quickly thought I should and could. So after seeking some ideas from ESAD (Extra Special Australasian Demonstrators) , I came up with the gift voucher which I printed off. I decided to make a gift wallet to place the gift certificate in. The above photo shows what I came up with.Recipe:Card – Whisper White and Baja BreezeDSP – Just Add Cake (this is a… Read more »

What is ESAD? ESAD stands for “Extra Special Australasian Demonstrators” and it is an on-line group just for Australian and New Zealand Stampin’ Up!® demonstrators. We so love what we do and not only do we love to share it with our customers, friends, and wonderful blog visitors, but we share our love for what we do with each other as demonstrators.  We run swaps, challenges, tutorials, product know-how, and cyberstamps, and we are always there to help and support… Read more »

Ribbon Features & Benefits • High-quality ribbon Coordinates with exclusive Stampin’ Up! colours Perfect accents for projects  Great for gift wrapping, gift tags, hair bows, and more Grosgrain Ribbon Solid colour Available in 2 widths: 1/4″ (6.4 mm) and 5/8″ (1.6 cm) Approximately 13.7 m per spool 100 percent polyester Both widths available in Basic Black, Certainly Celery, Daffodil Delight, Early Espresso, Marina Mist, Night of Navy, Old Olive, Pretty in Pink, Pumpkin Pie, Real Red, Rich Razzleberry, Very Vanilla… Read more »

 Sorry it’s so late with my post for this tutorial. It’s here now 🙂I’ve included below a picture of the card I shared the other day and the one I made tonight. Tonight’s card isn’t quite finished so pop back later in the week to see how I finish the card. You can get the complete tutorial here.I hope you like the card. I’d love to see what you make from this tutorial.Once again, thank you for stopping bye. Note:… Read more »

Dates: 1-31 August, 2011 (select items while supplies last) Details It’s time to say goodbye! Hundreds of products from the 2010-2011 Idea Book & Catalogue are retiring, and now is the time for you to get them before they’re gone. Things to Remember: Orders can be placed on a customer or workshop order. Retired List stamps and accessories are only available while supplies last. The Retired List will be updated each business day by 8:00 AM (AEST) with availability information. Because… Read more »

Here’s another of my Christmas samples for workshops coming up. This card is so easy to make yet quite effective.Recipe:Card stock – Cherry Cobbler; Old Olive  and Very VanillaInk – Old Olive & Cherry CobblerShimmer Paint – Frost WhiteStamp sets – Tree Trimmings and Snow SwirledDimensionalsMini Glue DotsAdhesiveVery Old Olive Taffeta ribbonPearlsI have a photo below of the inside – not a very good one I might add :). I have sponged the Christmas tree from Snow Swirled in the… Read more »

I think I have said before, I just love this Textured Impressions Folder. It is so versatile. Here’s my card I’ve used the Manhattan Flower Textured Embossing folder to make a dress for a card before – you can see it here.  I saw a similar card to this on another blog but think I’ve made many changes to it since I first saw that post.  Recipe: Very Vanilla card stock – card base; 13cm x 9cm and 7cm x… Read more »

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 »