As promised I’m back again today with a quick video tutorial on how to do the Poppin’ Butterflies technique that is featured in one of my Convention swaps and in my post from yesterday. Measurements for the card are: Real Red – 29.5 x 21 folded down the centre Basic Black – 14.2cm x 10cm Whisper White – 13.2cm x 9cm Scraps of Basic Black (for label) and Whisper White (for label and stamping 2 butterflies) Products used today are: Card… Read more »

This week I’m at the South Pacific Stampin’ Up! Convention in Melbourne, Victoria. What a great time we’re having. Apart from meeting many online friends we also get to swap. I thought I’d share 1 of my swaps with you today and you can pop back tomorrow to see the video tutorial of how to do the technique. It’s not a new technique – it’s been around for ages, however I’m not sure who the originator is. If it’s you,… Read more »

Stampin’ Up! have released some new digital downloads today for My Digital Studio (MDS). This is a very versatile digital program to create all types of digital paper craft. Here are today’s new releases BABY TEES STAMP BRUSH – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $2.50 GIGGLE GREETINGS STAMP BRUSH SET – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $5.50 WETLANDS STAMP BRUSH SET – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $5.50   Now for today’s MDS share I have made something different. I belong to a group of Stampin’… Read more »

It’s Tuesday so that means new releases of digital downloads for My Digital Studio from Stampin’ Up!. Here are this week’s downloads CALLING ALL HEROES STAMP BRUSH SET – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $10.95 CONVENTION 2014 PHOTOBOOK TEMPLATE – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $19.50 SO VERY GRATEFUL STAMP BRUSH SET – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $5.50 My grandson had his first visit to our local Agricultural Show and by all accounts had a great time and had many new experiences. One of which… Read more »

Last week I showed you one of the projects we made at my monthly Friday Stamp Group using the Envelope Punch Board and projects from Class in a Flash. Well I have another couple of projects to share with you this week. This lovely card look more difficult than it really is and features a lovely bow using the Envelope Punch Board. There’s also the gorgeous DSP – Modern Medley and the use of the Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch… Read more »

Hello again. It’s Tuesday so that means new digital downloads for My Digital Studio from Stampin’ Up!. Here are this weeks downloads: LOOK UP TO FATHER STAMP BRUSH – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $2.50 WARM WEATHER WOODCUT KIT – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $8.95   Now my MDS 12″ x 12″ layout today includes some Project Life digital downloads, so I hope you like it. Products I used in this layout were: Embellishments Designer Kits\Everyday Adventure Project Life – embellishments\Everyday Adventure Project Life 4×6… Read more »

I bet that got your attention 🙂 As I said earlier in the week, I have had this stamp set for a while and haven’t used it much. I shared 2 cards on Monday that I made and used for my Stamp-A-Stack class today. Now I have the third card in the set and it’s a card suitable for a male. It was also a card made at my Stamp-A-Stack class this week. Recipe: Card – Soft Suede and Very… Read more »

Welcome to Tuesday which means new digital downloads from Stampin’ Up! One of today’s kits has our four-legged friends in mind – out pet dogs. It’s a lovely kit and well worth the download if you have a pet. The other set is a stamp brush set of “The best of…” PAW PARADE KIT – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $10.95 THE VERY BESTEST STAMP BRUSH SET – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $9.95   Today I’ve made another 12″ x 12″ layout of Hunter at… Read more »

Monday Makes is back, however Leonie is taking a little break. She has the Stampin’ Up! Grand Vacation coming up and then there’s the South Pacific Stampin’ Up! Convention in Melbourne. Hopefully she’ll be back on deck in June. In the meantime I’m going it alone and I hope you like what I bring you. I was perusing my stamp sets and looked at Hello, Lovely and realised I’d hardly used it. So I have 2 cards for you today… Read more »

Welcome to Digi Tuesday on a Thursday. Yes, I know I’m a couple of days late so my apologies. Stampin’ Up! release new digital downloads every Tuesday and this week was no different. Here are this week’s downloads GORGEOUS GRUNGE STAMP BRUSH SET – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $5.50 HELLO SPRING STAMP BRUSH SET – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $9.95 SIMPLY CELEBRATE STAMP BRUSH SET – DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Price: $3.50   Plus, here is the download from the weekly deals which finish on Tuesday 29… Read more »