Lift Me Up Sweets Last week was the last of my Sale-A-Bration Bundle Virtual Classes and one of the Videos I did for the class was ‘Lift Me Up Sweets”. A box using Sale-A-Bration Carried Away Designer Series Paper and the Lift Me Up Bundle as well as the Thoughtful Banners Bundle and You’re So Sweet stamp set. The Belly Band shows off the hot air balloon from the Lift Me Up Bundle and the sentiment was made using the… Read more »

Floral Boutique Gift Box My monthly class ladies will make this gorgeous Floral Boutique Gift Box on Saturday complete with 12 3″ x 3″ or 7.5 cm x 7.5 cm gift cards. I would love at least 1 more person to join my team this week. Be a kit napper; just join for the benefits of what you can get NOW. No pressures to stay on but if you do (and I’d love that), I will help you with whatever you… Read more »

Yummy Tummy Birthday Yummy Tummy Birthday is another card I was asked by a friend to make two cards for boys who will be turning 3 shortly. I’ve already shared one of the cards previously and here’s the second card. Yummy In My Tummy is a gorgeous stamp set featuring very friendly looking monsters. The Large Number Framelit Dies came in handy to die cut the numeral 3 from Real Red card stock and the balloons were punched out using… Read more »

Basket This Basket would be ideal for Easter or for other occasions where you want a small open basket for gift giving. You could make it in Designer Series Paper or any coloured card stock you choose. If giving it for Easter you could place a medium-sized egg in the middle and surround it with smaller eggs. For other occasions, how about a small pin cushion, tape measure and thread? This basket design may also be made using a: 9″… Read more »

Yummy In My Tummy with Watercolor Pencils I had so much fun creating this Yummy In My Tummy Watercolor Pencil card for a friend. There was a lot of masking involved before the fun part of colouring.  It’s a bit difficult to see in the photo but there is some shading in this gorgeous little monster. The Large Number Framelit Dies came in handy to die cut the numeral 3 from Real Red card stock and the balloons were punched… 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 »

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 »

It’s Saturday and I’m giving the videos a rest and participating in some challenges. Today’s is Global Design Project 074 Sketch Challenge. Sketch challenges are agreat as they have some flexibility in interpretation. Here’s the sketch: Make sure you visit the Global Design Project Blog to see the inspiration of the Design Team and the other participants in the challenge. If you visit their blogs, make sure you leave a comment as we all love comments. So here’s my card: I’ve… Read more »

Wow what a huge week it has been. Five days and five Videos all on sale-A-Bration Products and various techniques and ways to use the products. I do hope you’re enjoying the series and will come back again on Monday for another HUGE week of Sale-A-Bration Videos. Now if you’ve missed some of the action, now’s the time to subscribe to my YouTube Channel. Click on the banner below and follow the instructions on the banner. Today’s card is brought… Read more »

Today’s blog hop with the Latte Girls is all about Square cards – 3″ x 3″; 4″ x 4″ or 5″ x 5″ cards. I decided to go with some 4″ x 4″ Birthday Gift Cards: Aren’t they just sweet? So easy to make as well and I just loved the Candle Border Punch. These two have the Crushed Curry candle paper from the Party Animal Designer Series Paper and Emerald Envy on the front. I made them look slightly… Read more »