Well I’m back today with my 2nd in my series of 4 on the Window Box Thinlit Dies and the Window Shopping Stamp set which if purchased as a bundle will be 10% cheaper from the current Occasions Catalogue. The above card was made with Melon Mambo card with Copper Foil beneath the Die Cut. The banner is cut from the Window Box Thinlit Die set with the sentiment being stamped in Versamark and Copper Embossed. I’ve placed Copper Metallic… Read more »

This is the first in a series of 4 Videos using the Window Shopping Bundle which consists of the Window Shopping Stamp Set (Clear or Wood) and the Window Box Thinlit Dies. Buy as a bundle from the Occasions 2017 Catalogue and save 10%. Now onto today’s card: So, this is my original card. On this card I used Melon Mambo, Rich Razzleberry then Bermuda Bay and Pacific Point Watercolor Pencils. For the sentiment I used Melon Mambo and Pacific… Read more »

It’s the weekend which means I try to participate in some challenges. Today it’s the Global Design Project 072 Case the Designer. So this gorgeous project of Krista’s is inspiring us this week and hopefully you’ll feel inspired to join in too. CASE = Copy And Selectively Edit.   This means you can take the colours, the layout, the stamp set, the paper whatever you like and make it your own. So I loosely took the layout and this is what I… Read more »

Here we are at Day 4 in my series on the Lucky Elephant series and today I’m sharing how I used Watercolor Pencils to colour the body and saddle. I’ve co-ordinated this set with the Thoughtful Banner set for the sentiment. Isn’t that a bit of fun? I bet you never knew you could have so much fun colouring in? I know I never did as I wasn’t good at colouring in at school and didn’t like it at all…. Read more »

This week the Latte Girls are inspiring you with Pocket Cards. Now I could have used the Pretty Pocket Card Kit which is FREE from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure when you spend $90. I decided not to use them but bring you the video about them instead. Aren’t they just the cutest cards out and you can’t get better than FREE!! So as I’m not showing you those, I decided I’d better come up with another pretty pocket card using some… Read more »

Welcome back to my third in my series on the Lucky Elephant stamp set. The notion that elephants bring good luck has a long history. The elephant is a symbol of strength, power, stability and wisdom. Elephant statues are popular worldwide. It is common superstition that an elephant carving or picture should always face the door if you want to bring good luck into the house. There are different opinions as to if the elephant trunk should be up or down…. Read more »

This gorgeous pink elephant is easy to achieve with some Versamark and Watermelon Wonder Classic Stampin’ Ink Pad and a bit of Washi Tape. It’s easy to achieve, watch the video and see how. This elephant brings back some favourite childhood memories of going to the Zoo. Plus when I was in Asia I saw lots of elephants, however they weren’t as glamorous as this one. Here’s the card from the video. I think the Washi Tape just makes this… Read more »

  Have you seen this gorgeous elephant in the Occasions Catalogue? This is Part 1 of my series on Lucky Elephant stamp set. This one is done with Stampin’ Write Markers and I have a Video to show you how I did it. Isn’t he just gorgeous? He reminds me of the Elephant rides we used to have at Taronga Zoo way back when I was a child. It’s an easy technique and I think you’ll agree it looks good…. Read more »

Isn’t this a great challenge for this week’s Global Design Project 071 Theme Challenge ? I do love working outside my comfort zone at times. The project I have to share with you today, was actually part of my So In Love Bundle class just recently. I hope you pop on over to the Global Design Project to see the inspiration the Design Team have come up with as well at the inspiration shared by the other challenge participants. So, this is… Read more »

This week the Latte Girls are looking at Love. Here’s one of my cards for today. With Stampin’ U! products we can make all things beautiful to create a celebration. It can include everything for a birthday, anniversary or baby shower, an engagement, wedding or to turn a simple gathering into a fabulous and memorable occasion.  From invitations to tableware, decorations to glassware and gifts, Stampin’ U! have products and practical tools to make theming and styling your own handmade… Read more »