My apologies for this late posting. My scheduling went awry while I was away without internet and little telephone coverage. Nice to be back in civilization though. Welcome to another Freebie Friday. Have you ever made something you weren’t quite sure about? Well this card is one of those. However, the ladies at my March Technique Class really liked it, so it’s featuring today for Freebie Friday. Does it look like stormy seas? You can play with the colour until… Read more »

  I said I’d do a video tutorial for Barbara who contacted me via email recently. This is the Emboss Resist Watercolour Technique, which is just  so easy and makes your card look wonderful. Who would you like to say thank you to? The cards featured in today’s post were mailed out to customers yesterday and each card had a small gift inside as well. So today I have a video tutorial for you and I will put all the… Read more »

So, how many people do you actually thank? So many people come into our lives and help us with big and small things. Do you thank them? Here’s my version of some shadow masking which was part of my technique class last Saturday. We used the stamp sets Awesomely Artistic and What I Love with the In Colours of Mint Macaron, Tip Top Taupe and Delightful Dijon. The label is cut using the Project Life Cards & Labels Framelit Dies and… Read more »

Hello and welcome to another Freebie Friday. I hope this post finds you well and ready to create a card or another project using this as inspiration. I’ve used a couple of new products from the Occasions Catalogue and one retired product from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure (however, if you’re quick with a $90 order you may still be able to get it free with your order). Cut a piece of A4 Basic Black card in half so you have your… Read more »

So, what do we do in a Scrapbook Layout Class? I give you all the product you need to make 2 beautiful scrapbook pages and you can purchase extra kits if you a specific occasion in mind. So here is the layout for February: This double page could be used for many occasions such as weddings, birthdays, new year, even Christmas. The possibilities are limitless. You can move the elements around to suit yourself. You don’t have to make it… Read more »

Here’s another sample from January’s Technique Class. This card uses the Emboss Resist Technique with added water and colour. I just love this stamp set and the Rose Garden Thinlits which go with it. This is such a beautiful technique and is so easy when you use the Shimmery White Card. I’ve also used Versamark and White Emboss Powder. The sentiment and the image for inside the card and the outside of the envelope both come from the Rose Wonder Photopolymer… Read more »

Have you seen this week’s great Weekly Deals from Stampin’ Up!? Click the link or scroll down a few posts to see what’s available. Anyway Leonie Schorder challenged the Latte Girls to use some of this week’s great deals in a project. So that’s what I have for you today plus a video with some tips as well. This is the front view of my card with the little tag peeking out of its rabbit hole ready to wish someone… Read more »

  This week’s challenge over at the Global Design Project is a CASE the Designer. The Designer is the lovely Michelle Last and here is her card to CASE. Make sure you pop on over and have a look at all the inspiration at the Global Design Project. Here is my take on Global Design Project #024 CASE the Designer. For the first time in a while the card actually turned out how I had it pictured in my head…. Read more »

I’m back with another Freebie Friday. I do hope you’re enjoying these free card making tutorials and tips. Please let me know what you like/dislike about these posts so I may better serve your card making needs. Make a comment below. So today’s card is a Birthday card of sorts. I think you could use it for other celebrations such as promotion, congratulations etc. It uses some of the FREE Sale-A-Bration products which have recently been added to the available… Read more »

I started monthly technique classes and this was one of the samples I made using the Emboss Resist and Watercolour Technique. The ladies loved the class and the technique. What do you think of the card? I simply love this bundle – the Rose Wonder Photopolymer Stamp Set and the Rose Garden Thinit Dies. It’s very versatile and has some wonderful sentiments as well. The sentiment is stamped in Versamark on Basic Black and I used White Emboss Powder before… Read more »