D.S.P. Happy Birthday Today’s video shows you how I made a card, D S P Happy Birthday, similar to the one above using Wood Words and Whole Lot Of Lovely Designer Series Paper. I give you all the measurements and show you how I coloured the images to put this card together. I even show you how I decorate the inside of my card and the outside of the envelope using a piece of designer Series Paper from the same pack…. Read more »

So, today I’m sharing with you a Gift Idea using a tin – D.S.P. Covered Tin. Now, I also want to tell you about World Card Making Day. I have a Facebook Live Party on Thursday to celebrate World Card Making Day and I hope you’ll pop along. There will be some live videos of card making, games and prizes and bonuses (Australian residents only, sorry) for placing A$60 + orders with me and using the current Hostess Code: Q4PRCQPT Now… Read more »

Celebrate D.S.P. For the month of October we will Celebrate D.S.P. Why? Stampin’ Up! have a great promotion going. Buy 3 get 1 FREE (for selected designs). FREE is great isn’t it? Look at what’s on offer: I’ll place a chart at the end of this post but isn’t this a terrific offer? So, for October I’m going to try and post ideas to use your Designer Series Paper and today’s Quick & Easy Tutorial is brought to you with that in… Read more »

Freshly Brewed with Wood Words Thanks for stopping by and hopping with the Latte Girls who are creating inspiration around Freshly Brewed with Wood Words. Now I must admit to having not used this set to its full potential but loved making projects for today’s Blog Hop. This is such a great bundle and if you purchase it now, you save 10% on the bundle price: Make sure you visit the other blogs in the hop: Leonie Narelle I’ve made two cards… Read more »

Faux Watercoloring

Faux Watercoloring Did you see the Faux Watercoloring in the above image? It’s so much fun to do and very easy as well. You can do it with any stamp set you like on Watercolor Paper. Here’s my sample card made before I did the Video Tutorial on Faux Watercoloring: Can you see those little splotches of faded out colour on the card front? Well that’s the Faux Watercoloring technique shown in the video. Faux Watercoloring Enjoy the video? Learn something new? Please… Read more »

Beautiful You GDP #105_2

Today’s Quick and Easy card revolves around Beautiful You GDP #105. I decided to do this colour challenge as they use colours from the Orange palette and those who know me, know they’re not colours I’m comfortable using. They’re lovely colours and Stampin’ Up! have so many products which coordinate with each other. So here’s my card using Beautiful You GDP #105. I’ve used Tangerine Tango for the outline and Peekaboo Peach to colour the dress. Lemon Lime Twist and a Blender… Read more »

Today I’m getting back to mu blog challenges with At Home With You! challenge from WWYS #134 // At Home With You. I had visions of making a heap of these cards now we’ve moved house and just letting people know our new address. So this challenge came just at the right time. At Home With You! I played around with different colours and papers and decided the Wood Textures Designer Series Paper Stack was the way to go. Here’s my… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Birthdays

Welcome to another Blog Hop with the Latte Girls sharing Freshly Brewed Birthdays inspiration and I’m sure the other girls have something special to inspire you. Freshly Brewed Birthdays Birthday’s are special and I like to make special cards for special people to remind them they’re valued and their birthday is an occasion to celebrate. I decided to use Birthday Blooms and some Watercolor Paper. I’ve actually done some Faux Watercolouring here and used an old favourite – the Pansy Punch… Read more »

Give Thanks

It’s at this time of year we Give Thanks for all that we have and receive. Today’s card is a ‘Thank You’ card which can be used for you to Give Thanks. As my ‘thank you’ gift to you there is a free tutorial for this card which you can download. Give Thanks You could easily turn this into a Masculine Christmas card with its non fussy look. Make it in Spring or Autumn/Fall colours to celebrate those seasons or use… Read more »

Today I’m bringing you a Watercolor Technique Sentiments video tutorial. Now I have done this before, some time ago and thought I’d do another using current colours and give you a couple of extra tips to save product when making your projects Watercolor Technique Sentiments So, I demonstrate with the large floral stamp from Birthday Blooms, however you could use any stamp which suits the occasion. The sentiments in this stamp set also suit a number of occasions. It’s a good… Read more »