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RemARKably Created Blog Tour – Stampin’ Blends I’m really excited to be part of this international RemARKably Created Blog Tour – Stampin’ Blends. In case you haven’t hear Stampin’ Blends are Stampin’ Up!’s new alcohol based markers. So take the tour and be inspired. I’m sure you’l want them all by the end of the tour. I found it a bit difficult to decide on a project for today as I tend to love using the Stampin’ Blends. It’s not… Read more »

WWYS #142 Painted Harvest 1

WWYS #142 Painted Harvest I just love Painted Harvest stamp set and love that I can participate in this challenge at What Will You Stamp Make sure you visit the WWYS #142 Painted Harvest Blog to see the inspiration from the Design Team and visit the blogs of the other participants in the WWYS #142 Painted Harvest challenge. Here’s my card for WWYS #142 Painted Harvest. I’ve used Sweet Sugarplum, Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist and Wild Wasabi to make the card front…. Read more »

Watercolor Embossing Folder

Watercolor Embossing This Watercolor Embossing is a fun technique. You can use both sides of your embossing folder to yield two different looks. Clean up is easy and you don’t need much in the way of equipment to do the technique. The card below was one I made from the embossed side of the Embossing Folder, Petal Burst which I used. I speak in the video of how to tell the difference between the embossed and debossed sides of your embossing… Read more »

Happy Birthday Gorgeous

Gorgeous Happy Birthday – Quick & Easy Card Tutorial Today’s card I’ve called Gorgeous Happy Birthday as that’s the stamp set we’re using. I think you’ll find today’s card suitable for a male with the colours I’ve used, even though it has flowers on it. I’ll give you some other colour combinations you could use at the end of the post which will still use Foil Frenzy Specialty Designer Series Paper. You could change the stamp to the balloons and stamp… Read more »

Give Thanks It is my great pleasure to be part of this Blog Hop – Give Thanks. We have so much to be grateful for in this life. Each and every day. But reality is that sometimes constant life demands, struggles, and worries give more room to defeat than to a heart of thanks. Or we forget, in the midst of busyness and pressures, just to pause and give thanks So, today I am giving thanks for this blog hop and all the participants and… Read more »

Colour INKspiration Challenges # 20 A

Colour INKspiration Challenges # 20 My Colour INKspiration Challenges # 20 card was a bit of fun to make and I decided not to add a sentiment to this card. Here’s the INKspiration we had for the challenge: Now I must admit, Always Artichoke is a colour I hardly ever use. So much so, the ink pad was as juicy as when they are new. Does that tell you something? So I went through all my stamp sets and came up… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – 4-for-1 Masked Cards Welcome to another Latte Girls Freshly Brewed Blog Hop doing 4 for 1 Masked Cards this week and I think you’ll be surprised at the creative projects we share. Make sure you check the other blogs in the hop: Leonie Narelle Sandie Now, as the theme suggests we use one mask and create four cards from it. I watched Jennifer McGuire’s video on this technique. Looked easy, however I struggled to… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – WCMD Welcome to another Blog Hop with the Latte Girls and today we bring you Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – WCMD I’m sure you’ll love the projects the Girls inspire you with today. Make sure you check out their blogs: Leonie Narelle Here’s just one of my projects using Daisy Delight which is 15% off during the World Card Making Day Sale, so Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – WCMD with the Latte Girls this… 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 »

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 »