Scrapbook Layout with Tassels I had lots of fun making this Scrapbook Layout with Tassels. This is one of my gorgeous Grand daughter’s in her day care photo from last year before she turned 2. She doesn’t much like things in her hair to keep it tidy and she’s a bit of an imp but very lovable. Here’s a closer look at the gold foil label from the Cupcakes & Carousels Kit. I used my Stamp-A-Ma-Gig to position the sentiment as… Read more »

Double The Fun Bag You’ll love making this Double The Fun Bag which is made from 1 sheet of Designer Series Paper or Patterned Paper, some ribbon and adhesive. That’s all it takes to make one of these bags which has a double pouch and will fit Stampin’ Up! Note Cards and Envelopes in it. Perfect for a Hostess Gift or as a Gift for someone special. Mothers’ Day is coming up and it would make a lovely gift along… Read more »

WWYS #106 Delicate Details Delicate Details has to be one of my favourites from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure and I have a card which features most of these stamps so I thought it would be a good entry for WWYS #106 Delicate Details this week. Make sure you have a look at the WWYS Blog to see all the inspiration from the Design Team and the other entries in the challenge. Now I did feature this card and another similar in… Read more »

Birthdays & Cake I do love Birthdays and of course Cake. This week I’ve incorporated Birthdays and Cake with Tassels. The Latte Girls are featuring Birthdays & Cake in the blog hop this week. Make sure you visit Leonie and Narelle’s blogs and leave a comment on their inspiration which they share. It’s always amazing and well worth the visit. I used the Cupcakes and Carousels Embellishment Kit from the Occasions Catalogue. Here’s a photo of what’s included in the kit. I… 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 »

Card Bag Just look at this darling little Card Tote which will hold 5 to 6 cards with envelopes. It would make a lovely gift for someone or even a great hostess gift. It’s quite easy to make and you could use and Designer Series or Patterned Paper you like and about 1 sheet of A4 card and a few off cuts will have this bag finished in no time. I think you’ll enjoy making it. If you do make one,… Read more »

Global Design Project #GDP076 It’s the weekend and I’m participating in the Global Design Project Challenge again. It’s case the designer this week and we’re casing the lovely Kylie Bertucci. Here’s the card we’re casing: Now I have a dear friend who is battling cancer and I try to send her a hand-made card each week. So I decided to use Kylie’s card as some inspiration. So here’s my card designed to lift her spirits; I did quite a bit… Read more »

The Latte Girls team are looking at Balloons today, in particular the hot air type. Stampin’ Up! have a terrific bundle in the Occasions Catalogue which fits this theme perfectly. Oh this is a gorgeous bundle and I have a class running on it for next month. What? You didn’t know? Sign up for my Newsletter to stay up to date AND receive 3 free tutorials every full issue. Click on the banner below or sign up in the side bard…. Read more »

Make sure you don’t miss this series. Subscribe to my Video Channel Welcome to my new series of Videos. I have 14 Videos planned all using Sale-A-Bration Products which are FREE when you place a A$90 order. If you live in Australia and you don’t have a demonstrator, I’d love for you to choose me. FREE gift with EVERY Online Order this month. Blending Watercolor Pencils with Blender Pen This was my first Tasty Truck card which uses the gold… Read more »

Well whilst Miss Leonie was away without her stamps she issued her team with a colour challenge. So I decided to play along – it’s not compulsory but it’s good to work outside of your comfort zone every now and then. These were the colours in the challenge and these are the colours I used: Daffodil Delight Peekaboo Peach Flirty Flamingo Melon Mambo Rich Razzleberry This is my eldest Grand daughter, Paige at her cousin Scarlett’s 1st birthday in 2015…. Read more »