Well a new blog make over and a party. I’d love to see your comments about my blog make over and if there’s anything else you think: needs changing needs updating you’d like to see project/video wise It’s not a party without cake is it? This cake is guaranteed not to add any weight or other nasties to your diet but it will make you happy to receive it. This is another card made at our team day last week… Read more »

The new Rose Wonder and Rose Garden Bundle are truly wonderful, both from the Occasions Catalogue.  This is another card made at our team meeting last week with Leonie. When you run the card through your Big Shot, then use the new Big Shot Die Brush to remove all the pieces and it’s ready to colour with daubers. I used the  single flower stamp which matches the single flower die cut on the front of the card, to stamp 3 images… Read more »

I have 2 lovely note cards to share with you today. Both of them Thank You cards using the Grateful Bunch Bundle which consists of the photopolymer stamp set and the matching punch. I’ve written about Gratitude before, however I feel it’s important for us all to be grateful no matter what our circumstances are. There is something in every day which we can be grateful for. Gratitude means thankfulness, counting your blessings, noticing simple pleasures, and acknowledging everything that you… Read more »

I just love a new catalogue and Sale-A-Bration as well as a Blog Hop to share some exciting new products with you. Hopefully you have arrived here from Narelle Fasulo‘s site where she has shared some awesome projects with you. If you’ve started here, you can scroll to the bottom of the post to see the rest of the people and their blogs involved in this hop. Now onto my projects I’m going to share with you. I have 2… Read more »

The Occasions Catalogue has some wonderful bundles available for 15% less than if you purchased the products individually. This is one such bundle called Rose Wonder Photopolymer Bundle. I have used it here with a type of Emboss Resist and Water Colour Technique where I have stamped the image with Versamark and embossed it with White Emboss Powder then misted well with water and dropped reinker into the image with an Aqua Painter. It’s a lovely technique which is full… Read more »

Have you seen the fantastic Sale-A-Bration items you can earn for free? Book your party today and earn extra Stampin’ Rewards! (Link to the Sale-A-Bration brochure.) It’s the best time of year to host a Stampin’ Up! workshop. You get extra Stampin’ Rewards, and your guests can earn free product! Contact me for more details. Have a get together with a few friends – You, Me + 3 (your Mum/Sister, a friend, a colleague). It doesn’t have to be a… Read more »

Another way to personalise a small gift for a friend is to make a cover for it. That’s what I did for these Kleenex Tissues for my room mates at Convention   Cut your card stock 9cm x 29.8cm (length of A4 sheet of card stock) Score at 11.5cm; 13cm; 25cm and 26.5cm Burnish all score lines with your Bone Folder Cut Designer Series Paper to 8.5cm x 11cm and another piece 8.5cm x 3cm and adhere to the 2… Read more »

It will be Mother’s Day soon and I had an order for a card which needed to feature the colour blue and some flowers. I hope I have achieved the request with this card. Here are the project details just in case you’d like to make a screen card for a special person in your life. Cut Soft Sky 5 1/2″ x 11″ and score at 2 3/4″, 5 1/2″ and 8 1/4″ Cut Basic Black 2 1/2″ x 4… Read more »

SPECIAL OFFER AVAILABLE UNTIL 30/3/15 – scroll down for details Male cards seem difficult to make however Stampin’ Up! have this fantastic new designer Series Paper Stack called Adventure Bound and it’s just perfect for male cards I think. The brick wall piece comes from the stack and is just great for this card. The Big Day stamp set is available free when you spend A$90 on product from either of the current catalogues (see side bar for links). I… Read more »

We have this great Designer Series Paper Stack called Adventure Bound and it’s terrific for Male Cards, however I have used it to make some Winter Love cards. Just getting ready for the change in seasons and the cooler months ahead. I just love the warmth these two particular sheets convey and with the sentiment from Sheltering Tree Photopolymer Stamp Set, they just seemed to go together well. This card uses Marina Mist as its base and I added the… Read more »