I’m afraid the photo of this card doesn’t do it justice, but I think you can see the effect (or imagine it )Recipe:Textured Impression Embossing folder – Elegant BouquetOrnament PunchCard – Whisper White; Cherry CobblerRibbon – Whisper WhiteStampin’ Write Marker – Cherry CobblerCrystal EffectsShimmer Paint – Frost WhiteMethod:Run the Whisper White and the Cherry Cobbler card stock through the Big Shot with the Elegant Bouquet folderColour the centres of the flowers with Cherry Cobbler markerUse the ornament punch to punch… Read more »

I know, you don’t even want to start thinking about next Christmas when we haven’t even had Easter yet 🙂 I’m in a card making group with a lovely lot of ladies. One of our swaps each month is to make 2 Christmas cards – 1 for a partner and a different one to upload to the group photos for inspiration.. So below you see one of the cards I’m uploading to the group site, to hopefully give others some… Read more »

I made this cute little box for a bit of fun and to give myself a challenge in terms of drawing it up. The original template can be found here. I altered the template by putting flaps on each end giving you an enclosed box. The only trouble I had was getting the Maltesers to stay in the little cellophane bag. It was very late or early depending on your perspective (2am EST Australia) and just a couple of these… Read more »

I made these cute little bookmarks – I’ll use them as a demonstration or in a Stamp-A-Stack in the future. They’re super easy to make and super quick as well. You can also use up some of your larger scraps of Designer Series Paper and some smaller scraps to make the embellishments. What ever you do, make sure you have fun making them 🙂 Recipe:6” x 6” Designer Series Paper Scor-Pal or bonefolder Products for embellishments Method: 1. Score your… Read more »

I made this card a while ago and hadn’t realized I hadn’t shared it with you. We made this card at Monday’s Stamp-A-Stack too.Recipe:Card stock – Very Vanilla; Night of Navy and Baja BreezeClassic Stampin’ Ink – Baja BreezeStamp Set – A Sense of TimePunch – Decorative Label PunchSpongeTrimmerAdhesiveMethod:This is called The Aged Tile method and is featured in the Technique Junkies CDs. This technique was featured in the April-May 2008 Newsletter. To find out more about Technique Junkies, head… Read more »

 We made these cards at the Stamp-A-Stack on Monday. You can see all the details here. We also made the Handbag card which uses the Build A Cupcake Punch, which is in the new Autumn-Winter Mini Catalogue. You can see all the information on that card, here. We made another card, which I will share tomorrow. I will also shre the Carrot Box with you and some cute bookmarks too. Thanks again for stopping by. Remember, your creativeness is only… Read more »

I held a Stamp-A-Stack today and thought I’d share some photos with you. We made 6 cards in total – 2 of 3 different designs. (While there I also got some work done 🙂 and cleaned the staff room fridge out 🙁 – I know it’s school holidays but …) This is Gabrielle and she’s making a carrot box for Easter. I’ll share the carrot box a bit later. She seemed to enjoy making what she did and then watched… Read more »

I’ve been using some of the new products from the Autumn-Winter Mini Catalogue. As always Stampin’ Up! make it easy to create lovely cards and paper crafts with their co-ordinated range. Method: Run the base card stock through the Big Shot with the Perfect Polka Dots Textured Impressions folder. Use the Stampin’Write markers to colour the ‘cotton’ area and then use the Basic Black Stampin’ Write Marker to ink up the edges, needle and thread. Now on your Whisper White… Read more »

 I just love Stampin’ Up! products. They are so versatile and have many different uses. I must say I have cased this card from somewhere. Let me know if it’s yours so I can give you credit. I think these are just the cutest little handbags. You could use this card for any occasion. You could stamp a sentiment from the Tiny Tags set and use the Tiny Tags punch to punch the sentiment out and attach it around the… Read more »

Today sees the launch of the Autumn Winter Mini Catalogue. Click on the picture above to see all that it has to offer. Some truly wonderful new products, which is what we have come to expect from Stampin’ Up!Contact me to organise a demonstration or a workshop.I will upload some projects over the weekend that will feature products from the new catalogue. Remember, your creativeness is only limited by your imagination. Keep smiling and until next we share …