Welcome to the ESAD 2018 Sale-A-Bration Blog Hop. Over the course of the hop you will see offerings from both Sale-A-Bration 1 and 2. Make sure you visit all the blogs in the hop to see the inspiration they have shared. I decided to use Brusho along with Epic celebrations and I have a quick video for you on how to achieve the technique I’ve used. Here’s a close up of the card front so you can see the technique. Doesn’t… Read more »

ESAD 2018 Occasions Catalogue & Sale-A-Bration Blog Hop

  Welcome to another ESAD 2018 Occasions Catalogue & Sale-A-Bration Blog Hop . I’m sure you’ll be inspired by all the beautiful creations of our members. Grab a cuppa, sit back and enjoy …   I’ve used a Blender Pen with the ink pads and coloured the images on the gift box which is stamped in Versamark and heat embossed with Silver Emboss Powder. You should try this technique as it’s quite easy and using colours in the same hue makes it… Read more »

ESAD Blog Hop – Stampin’ Blends Oh this ESAD Blog Hop – Stampin’ Blends will rock your socks I’m sure. Be sure to hop around all the blogs so you don’t miss any inspiration. I’ve used Copper Stampin’ Emboss Powder with Versamark to stamp my image from Birthday Blooms. Now, I’m no Stampin’ Blends or colouring expert but honestly these Stampin’ Blends make it easy to colour. I have used the Thick Whisper White Card, then Bermuda Bay, Copper Foil and… Read more »

It’s my great pleasure to be involved with the ESAD 2017 Holiday Catalogue Fancy Folds and 3D Projects blog hop. With all the talent of Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators from Australia and New Zealand I’m sure you’ll pick up some great ideas from the creations shared. This is known as a Gift Box in a Card. I found it on Pinterest and I believe Sandy Carlson made it for those on the Thailand Incentive Trip. I’ve altered it so it will… Read more »

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Today we have a great line up of Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators from Australia and New Zealand sharing projects made with NEW products from the Holiday Catalogue which went live on 1st September. Haven’t got yours yet and you live in Australia? Contact me for your FREE copy. ESAD 2017 Holiday Catalogue Blog Hop These beautiful acetate boxes are available in the Holiday Catalogue and are a fantastic idea for a gift with hand-made cards inside. Do you know someone who… Read more »

2017/18 Annual Catalogue Sneak Peek 2017/18 Annual Catalogue Sneak Peek with the members of ESAD. It’s such a great pleassure to be part of this blog hop. All the Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators participating today will just WOW your socks off with their projects. I do hope you hop along and see all the new products from the 2017/18 Annual Catalogue. Here is my first project and it’s a CASE from the new 2017 – 2018 Annual Catalogue and you can see… Read more »

Eastern Palace Suite Blog Hop Eastern Palace Suite Blog Hop – this  is a gorgeous NEW suite of products and we can give you a peek at them now during the ESAD Blog Hop. You’ll be amazed at the effects you can achieve with this suite. You can choose to order bundles with FREE product, see below for more details. Don’t forget if you order online, to use the  HOSTESS CODE ( NN27SQJQ), to receive and extra little gift from me. So… Read more »

ESAD Retirement Blog Hop ESAD Retirement Blog Hop – there are so many wonderful products on the retirement list, but be quick as it’s only while stocks last. So I’m glad you made it here to hop along for another wonderful ESAD Blog Hop. Now I’ve checked the retirement list and the stamp sets and punches I have used are still available. So this set is Kinda Eclectic with Delightful Dijon, Mint Macaron, Tip Top Taupe and Watermelon Wonder ink with… Read more »

Last Chance to Grab Sale-A-Bration Products Welcome to another fantastic blog hop courtesy of ESAD and Sale-A-Bration. You’ve probably arrived from the lovely Monique Fielder’s blog. Didn’t you just love her inspiration? Can you believe these wonderful FREE products leave us at the end of the month? Don’t leave your A$90 purchases until the last-minute. Grab these FREE Sale-A-Bration products while stocks last. It was hard to decide on one product so I combines three of my favourite products. So, here’s my… Read more »

Global Design Project 069 Colour Challenge This project is for the Global Design Project 069 Colour Challenge. Make sure you visit to see the inspiration provided by the design team and the other participants in the challenge. I CASed this from the Occasions Catalogue (page 50) and used it as part of the ESAD (Extra Special Australasian Demonstrators) Blog Hop last Sunday. You can see the original at the bottom of this post. I had so many comments on it and requests… Read more »