One of the groups I belong too had a CD Calendar 2011 swap going. There were only 4 of us so we each made 4 of 3 months. My months were February, March and April. They will go in the post today. I just thought I’d share them with you. My apologies about the scans – I think my scanner needs a good clean and a reinstall (it’s doing weird things :)) This is the page I did for February…. Read more »

   A wonderful Sweet Treat‘ awaits you from now until 24th January 2011 Here’s the deal: Now, if you purchase both items, you will receive 2 sets of free Heart Treat Cups. So, for every purchase you make of the stamp set or the punch, you will receive a free set of the Heart Treat Cups free. Maybe you could purchase a set of the stamps or the punch as a gift for someone or spoil yourself and buy the… Read more »

Today the Sweet Treats Promotion starts – it’s for 30 December 2010 to 24 January 2011. Check it out here.  Now to get you in the mood for thinking about all the ‘sweet’ people in your life, I have made this Heart Pot as a birthday card.  You don’t necessarily have to be thinking about Valentine’s Day to make a card with ‘heart’. The scan doesn’t do it justice (I will try taking a photo later on (I should be… Read more »

  Here’s the last of my shares from the Stamp-A-Stack with Leonie. Yet another gorgeous creation. Quite an easy card but again has that WOW factor. Recipe: Welcome Christmas stamp set Rich Razzleberry Card Stock Garden Green card stock Very Vanilla Card stock Early Espresso Classic Stampin’ Pad Real Red 1 1/4″ Striped Grosgrain Ribbon Stampin’ Dimensionals

  Here’s another lovely card created at the Stamp-A-Stack with Leonie. She has the greatest ideas for cards and they always seem to have that WOW factor. Recipe: 1 3/4″ Scallop Circle Extra Large 1″ Circle Medium Eyelet Border punch Ribbon Jolly Holiday Designer Series Paper Vintage Wallpaper Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Old Olive Classic Stampin’ Pad Real Red Classic Stampin’ Pad Perfect Punches Stamp set This card uses inking the Textured Impressions Embossing folder – give a great effect.

  Here’s another Christmas card we made with Leonie at last week’s Stamp-A-Stack. We used the masking technique with this card Recipe: Snow Swirled stamp set Dasher stamp from the À la carte range Lovely as a Tree stamp set Early Espresso card Whisper White card Baja Breeze Classic Stampin’ Pad Early Espresso Classic Stampin’ Pad 1 3/4″ Circle Extra-Large Punch with a post-it-note to make the mask.

Dates: 1-29 December 2010 Details: You can get up to 50 percent off great Stampin’ Up! products during our December Frenzy sale! This is a great reason to stay in contact with me during the busy Christmas season. Products and sale prices are listed below. Item Page Description Retail Price Sale Price 119181 39 A Little Treat Wood-Mount Stamp Set $21.95 $10.98 120018 39 A Little Treat Clear-Mount Stamp Set $15.95 $7.98 119189 40 Tote-Ally Tess Wood-Mount Stamp Set $37.95… Read more »

 Here’s another quick Christmas card we made at Leonie’s. It has a pocket with a tag and is all dressed up for Christmas Day in its very own ‘best outfit’. Here it is again, with the tag part way out. You could use this card as a money card as well. Lots of different uses for the special people in your life. The last view is of the card and the tag separately, so you can see how it goes… Read more »

  This card uses one of the a la Carte series of stamps – Dasher. I just love this stamp.  We also used Lovely As a Tree set for the background. This is a lovely, simple easel card. You can see it open, below. The sentiment is from the Welcome Christmas set and coloured using Chocolate Chip. I hope you like this card share. Don’t forget to leave a comment or contact me for more information. It’s the last days… Read more »

Here’s another card I made at Leonie’s. Now, this one looks difficult but is quite easy (especially when Leonie does the cutting for you :)) The picture above shows the front of the card closed ready to mail. This view shows the card open so you can see the window part that ‘swings’ When you open that card out, this is what you see. Another clever card that doesn’t take too long to make. You also just have to love… Read more »