Did you see yesterday’s post on Valentines Day cards using product from the Annual Catalogue? Well here is part two of that post as I have just way too many cards for one post. This series of cards uses the Pop of Pink Designer Series Paper. Isn’t it just gorgeous? It also has a sheet of beautiful large gold dots in it. So much beautiful paper but it’s better to use it than have it saved in your stash for… Read more »

OK so before the new Occasions Catalogue starts I thought I’d look in the Annual Catalogue and see what I could make which would suit Valentines Day Cards for the local Kurmond Florist. Donna has some beautiful blooms and lots of great tips to make them last longer. Make sure you Visit Kurmond Florist to see what they have. So I had a card making marathon yesterday in 39◦C heat. So I will share some today and some tomorrow, with you… Read more »

This is the last of Friday Freebie’s posts. In 2017 I will be reserving my free card tutorials for my Newsletter Subscribers who will receive 2 free tutorials every newsletter. Do you want to continue to receive free card tutorials? Sign up for my Newsletter now – click the banner below. Now onto today’s project which is a black and gold special. I do hope you like it for the New Year. I used the Stampin’ Up! Frosted Medallions and… Read more »

This week I have a different card using the wonderful Christmas Pines set. It will be the last of the Christmas Cards for this year. If you haven’t got them made by now, contact me to buy some at $4 each – includes envelope; plus postage to you. (Australia Only) Whisper White: 5 1/4” x 4” Real Red: 5 1/2” x 8 1/2”, scored at 4 1/4” Emerald Envy: 3” x 3” Gold Sheet: 3” x 3”   Fold Real… Read more »

No Christmas project today but another of the Slider Cards we made in my last Technique Class which the ladies absolutely loved. These cards are such fun to make for someone special. They’re not as difficult as you think. Now, wasn’t that easy? We made 3 different cards in the class and I’ve already shared 2 of them and today’s is the last. We used Pool Party as the card base and then a panel of Crushed Curry – sort… Read more »

This blog hop is an anything but holidays one, using holiday catalogue products. So that’s what I’ve done and focused on the Paisleys & Posies in the Holiday Catalogue. My card and box both use this delightful Designer Series Paper and the Paisleys & Posies Photopolymer Bundle. Here’s my card: The sentiment is from Frosted Medallions in the Holiday Catalogue and is layered on some Copper Foil Sheet and adhered with Stampin’ Dimensionals. I stamped one of the images in Versamark… Read more »

Did you notice the new banner? Did you notice the new title? OK so I just changed the words around but this is what I’ve decided to name my new free posts each Friday. This week we’re using the wonderful Christmas Pines set and Candy Cane Designer Series Paper Crumb Cake 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 , Score at 2 1/8 & 6 3/8 Chocolate Chip: (2) 5 1/4 x 3, scrap Candy Cane DSP: (2) 5 x 2 3/4… Read more »

I run a technique class each month and this month we made Spinner Cards. These cards are so much fun and very easy to make. This card features the Cookie Cutter Bundle and the Candy Cane Lane Designer Series Paper. We stamped the nose twice in Real Red and hand cut it with Paper Snips. The banner was also hand cut with the addition of some Gold Trim from the Trio Pack available in the Holiday Catalogue. The second nose… Read more »

Each month I hold a Scrapbook class where you can come along and make a double page layout. I give you the materials and it’s up to you whether you make your layout the same as mine or you put it together in your own style. My inks, stamps, punches, big shot and framelits and thinlit dies are all at your disposal should you want something a bit different. This is November’s double page layout which is a bit different… Read more »

Got to love Christmas for all the great crafting you can do. Make sure you check out Leonie and Narelle’s blogs for their wonderful Christmas inspiration. I have two projects to share with you today and both are fairly easy and I’ll give you some basic instructions too. This one is a shaker ornament for your tree, as a gift or for anywhere else you may need to hang some Christmas cheer. It’s made with the Stars Framelit Dies and… Read more »