Heat Embossing with Embossing Paste 1

Heat Embossing with Embossing Paste Oh this Embossing Paste is so much fun. Today’s technique is Heat Embossing with Embossing Paste. It’s quick and easy and delivers an unique effect every time. Here is a sample, from the video, which I’ve made into a card: This one features Silver Emboss Powder over the Embossing Paste and it has been left to dry over night before heat setting. (It’s winter here in Australia therefore things take longer to dry.) Watch the… Read more »

Vase Up & Away

A Special Vase of Flowers A Special Vase of Flowers This is another in my series on the Up & Away Thinlit dies and what you can make using this product. This card was also part of a class and the ladies thoroughly enjoyed using the product in varying ways. Combining the Thinlit Dies with Jar of Love for the flowers and sentiment have made this quite an easy card to make. The largest die cut hot air balloon from… Read more »

Daisy Delight

Daisy Delight Daisy Delight is a wonderful new bundle in the 2017 – 2018 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue. The suite is made up of the following products: Daisy Delight Photopolymer Bundle (stamp set and punch) Delightful Daisy Designer Series Paper Delightful Daisy A4 Cardstock pack Now my card today is a CASE (Copy And Share Everything) from the 2017 – 2018 Annual Catalogue. You’ll notice I have used 3 different strips of the Delightful Daisy Designer Series Paper which has… 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 »

Daisy Delight Daisy Delight is a wonderful new stamp set in the 2017 – 2018 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue. My good friend Leonie Schroder was asked to demonstrate this sweet suite at On Stage Local in Sydney this month. I loved it so much I had to buy it in my Product Purchase Premiere which is open to Demonstrators who attend an On Stage Local or Live event. Needless to say my BBB (Big Brown Box) with my PPP (Product… Read more »

Twist & Pop Card a Winner!! This is another of the cards we made in our monthly Technique Class last week. It’s a Twist & Pop Card and once you have a few useful tips, it’s a very easy card to make. This one is made with Island Indigo and Whisper White card stock with some ink distressing around all the edges of the Whisper White card pieces with Stampin’ Sponges or Sponge Daubers. The ladies ‘built’ a garden scene… Read more »

Today’s the Day!! The Second Release of Sale-A-Bration Items is available from today. You can choose one product FREE for every A$90 purchase. See the products here Today’s card is more about creating a small piece of art work to give away. You can use any colours and place the flowers and sentiment anywhere on the card. You could use strips of Designer Series Paper instead of Washi Tape. Many different ways of making this card. Try substituting the Night of… Read more »

Whoo hoo I’m back participating in this wonderful challenge blog again this week. I love challenges as they encourage you to work with stamp sets you may not have used for a while and sometimes they even get you out of your comfort zone. This is a great stamp set and so I’m glad it’s the WWYS Challenge #100 // Number of Years. I decided to team my card with the gorgeous 3/8: Metallic Ribbon from the Combo Pack in the… Read more »

So, would you like to see some items made with product from the new Occasions Catalogue and FREE product from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure? I hope you said YES!!! This is quite a long post with lots of photos so I hope you stay to the end as there could be a surprise. I’ll start with three cards I have made.   This is the outside of an Envelope Fold Card which is one of the techniques for next month –… Read more »

This week the Latte Girls are looking at flowers. I just love flowers, well all the ones which don’t make me sneeze or itch. Some are just glorious from afar and all make me smile and smiling is good for the soul and it confuses other people. Anyway enough of that and onto today’s projects: I just love the Detailed Floral Thinlit Dies which I combined with stamps from the photopolymer stamp set Mixed Borders to make my projects today…. Read more »