Holiday Friday As promised, I will bring you a holiday project each Friday for the remainder of 2017. So Holiday Friday this week is a card my class attendees will be making tomorrow in class. It uses the Carols Of Christmas Bundle. So here’s today’s card and it is Christmas themed for my first Holiday Friday post: This one is fairly easy but does require some scoring which can be done either with your Stampin’ Trimmer (give the cutting mat 1/4… Read more »

My post is a little later today as I did two posts yesterday. Here’s a Painted Harvest Easy treat bag for you to make for your FREE download today. Now, remember this is just an idea and you could use it with any Designer Series Paper (DSP) and stamp set. Take the idea and make it your own in a short while. It makes a lovely ‘little’ gift for a friend or colleague. Painted Harvest Easy  This is a wonderfully versatile… Read more »

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Today we have a great line up of Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators from Australia and New Zealand sharing projects made with NEW products from the Holiday Catalogue which went live on 1st September. Haven’t got yours yet and you live in Australia? Contact me for your FREE copy. ESAD 2017 Holiday Catalogue Blog Hop These beautiful acetate boxes are available in the Holiday Catalogue and are a fantastic idea for a gift with hand-made cards inside. Do you know someone who… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Projects with Masks Welcome to another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop. This week the Latte Girls are looking at Freshly Brewed Projects with Masks. Now I must warn you, using masks can be extremely addictive. I thought I’d make just 1 card today but ended up with loads of samples to do video techniques on. These will start at the beginning of July, so make sure you subscribe to my YouTube Channel so you don’t miss anything. Now this… Read more »

Today I’ve done a Video on the Punches Stampin’ Up! Carry. I demonstrate how to use them and other useful tips. Stampin’ Up! carries some great punches, don’t you think? If you’re interested in seeing the complete range, click the image below. Would you like to win a Bitty Butterfly Punch? If you’re an Australian Resident (no Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators, sorry) I would love for you to win this punch worth $28.00 plus postage, absolutely FREE.  I would love you… Read more »

Welcome back to another exciting week of Sale-A-Bration shares. I do hope you’re enjoying this video series. If you are, you may like to subscribe to my Video Chanel by clicking on the banner below and following the steps on the banner. Thank you for subscribing. I really appreciate your support. Our card today has lots of elements but uses two Sale-A-Bration Products – Avant Garden Photopolymer Stamp set and the 6″ x 6″ (15.2cm x 15.2cm) Glimmer Paper Assortment… Read more »

Don’t miss another Video!! Click the banner to subscribe to my Video Channel. I’ve had technical difficulties loading the 3rd video so will post it tomorrow. My apologies. Today is the 4th in my planned series of 14 (it could be longer). I do hope you’re enjoying seeing different ways to use these FREE products. However, don’t let my ideas limit you, there are literally hundreds of ways to use these wonderful products. Here’s today’s cards:   Card base 21cm… Read more »

Latte Girls Team Meeting This is the Make & Take I designed for the last Latte Girls Team Meeting. It uses the ‘So Very Much’ stamp set which is available FREE through Sale-A-Bration at the moment. Here’s what’s in the set: It’s a great set and even though the ‘Thank You’ is large, it has many possibilities. Stamp as I have above and cut the card accordingly Stamp in a light colour or as tone on tone as a background… 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 »