Don’t you think that’s a fun technique? Stay tuned for more videos by subscribing. I did a brief mention and a list of uses for Sponge Daubers earlier in the week in my Tool Time Video. You can see the video and read the article here. Here’s a closer look at the Dauber Technique behind the Thinlit Die cut of the front of the card. Such an easy and fun technique to do and you could do it for any… Read more »

Back with another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop and this week we’re hoping to inspire you with Balloons for Birthdays. Join the rest of the team and view their inspiration too. Make sure you leave a comment as we like to read what you think of our inspiration each week. I had a lot of fun playing with this set, and I’m sure you would too. Here’s what I came up with: This card is a shaker card and I’ve used… 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 »

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 »

Global Design Project 069 Colour Challenge This project is for the Global Design Project 069 Colour Challenge. Make sure you visit to see the inspiration provided by the design team and the other participants in the challenge. I CASed this from the Occasions Catalogue (page 50) and used it as part of the ESAD (Extra Special Australasian Demonstrators) Blog Hop last Sunday. You can see the original at the bottom of this post. I had so many comments on it and requests… Read more »

Welcome to another ESAD Blog Hop where we aim to inspire you with some lovely projects created from Occasions Catalogue and Sale-A-Bration Brochure products. So, I have two shares for you today. Now whilst I’d love to claim these ideas were my own, I actually CASED the Catalogue and you’ll see this card on page 52 of the Occasions Catalogue. Wouldn’t this make just a gorgeous invitation or card for a special occasion such as a wedding or engagement? This… Read more »

I just love this stamp set and I suggest it as part of my Watercolor Bundle Class This will be one of the techniques I teach you in the Virtual Classroom. I’ve used the Beautiful You stamp set on Watercolor Paper and stamped in Basic Black Archival Ink. The ribbon is from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure which is a duo pack and Free with a $90 order. It’s January 4th and the release of Stampin’ UP!’s 2017 Occasions Catalogue, the start… Read more »

It’s January 4th and the release of Stampin’ UP!’s 2017 Occasions Catalogue, the start of Sale-A-Bration 2017 and the availability of Stampin’ UP!s new watercolor pencils. To celebrate I am hosting a 3 month water-colour club for $90.00 each month of Sale-a-bration (January, February, March). Each month the club will include A $90 spend through my Online store or you can order through me (whichever you prefer) of Stampin’ UP! product. January Details I suggest for month 1 (January) you… Read more »

These special offers are only available until 21st September, 2016. So, shop now and don’t miss out!! Download the list here. Thinking about getting into Project Life? Now’s the time ALL YEAR LONG PROJECT LIFE ACCESSORY PACK Price: $31.50 NOW $23.63 CLEAR TINY TREAT BOXES Price: $13.25 NOW $9.94 CUCUMBER CRUSH 5/8″ (1.6 CM) MINI STRIPED RIBBON Price: $14.00 NOW $10.50 FIESTA TIME FRAMELITS DIES Price: $45.00 NOW $33.75 GOOD VIBES PROJECT LIFE ACCESSORY PACK Price: $31.50 NOW $23.63 GOOD VIBES PROJECT LIFE CARD COLLECTION Price:… Read more »

Stampin’ Up! have some very special offers for you. These replace the Weekly Deals which we had for a while. Special Offers will occur at different times during the year. You do have to take advantage of them while they last. To download a copy of them click here. Save 25% off the price of these items 1 – 7 September 2016, only Metallic Enamel Shapes [141678] $12.25 Subtles Enamel Shapes [141679] $15.75 Brights Enamel Shapes [141680] $15.75 Regals Enamel… Read more »