Recipe: ·        1″x12″ strip of patterned paper ·        1 x 1-1/4″  Circle ·        Strong Adhesive ·        Eyelet Border Punch ·        Paper Crimper ·        Brad or Button for centre. Method: ·        Punch eyelet border along strip of 12 x 1″ patterned paper ·        Crimp the strip of patterned paper – run it through the crimper about 4 times to make the strip quite pliable to work with ·        Cut circle from base cardstock and cover with strong adhesive – about 1… Read more »

I went to my friend Leonie Schroder’s for a Stamp-A-Stack, using  Stampin’ Up® products. I love doing these classes as you always come away with 9 beautiful cards – a great afternoon’s work. We used the lovely Medallion Stamp with these 3 cards as well as the Top Note Die. Leonie showed us a neat trick with the Top Note Die – run 3 sheets of card through the Big Shot and then to get the Top Note Die so… Read more »

RecipeStamps: Medallion, All a Flutter, Occasional QuotesInks: Versamark, Rose Red, Pretty in Pink, Pink PirouettePaper: Whisper White, Pretty in Pink, Basic BlackAccessories: White Embossing Powder, Heat Gun, Stampin Sponges, Stampin Dimensionals, Aqua Painter, Rose Red Stampin Write Marker I love the Medallion stamp. We stamped it on the white card with Versamark and then embossed with white embossing powder. After that we sponges over the image with ink. The Butterfly stamp is gorgeous and we stamped that using Stazon black… Read more »

Yes, I know – you don’t want to think about it yet… It will be here sooner than you think. I did a Stamp-A-Stack class with the lovely Leonie Schroder. This is one of the cards we made. All the products are Stampin’ Up®. I love the bauble. We used the masking technique for that. We punched a hole in a post-it-note and centred it on the white card. We then stamped the sentiment and sponged around the edge of… Read more »

Welcome to my new Blog. I am so excited to announce that I have joined the world wide family of Stampin’ Up!® I am really looking forward to my business launch on Sunday 7 November, 2010. If you would like to join me for this demonstration and walk through the 2010 – 2011 Idea Book and Catalogue, please contact me today. It is my intention to share with you many of the items I create using the wonderful products of… Read more »