Welcome to the Go for Greece Blog Hop June, full of inspiration, just for you. I’m so privileged to be part of this wonderful group of international demonstrators. So hop along and be inspired. Go for Greece Blog Hop June I had a bit of fun today playing with Animal Outing and made a Hippo Card. This card features Stampin’ Blends and colouring on Shimmery Whisper White. This is such a cute bundle and this week I’m using it to make baby… Read more »

Wild About You

Do you sometimes need a cute card for a loved one? Wild About You is just that, oh so cute. Well, I think so anyway. Wild About You I have used the Clear Mount Stamp Set for this card and lots of layers. Use Stampin’ Blends to colour in the images after stamping them in Memento Tuxedo Black. I used Shimmery White card but Thick Whisper White card would work well too. I’ve used a mirror stamping technique with the Stamparatus,… Read more »

Varied Vases Stamparatus

Last week I shared a Varied Vases card for the Super Boss Day Blog Hop. So, today I thought I’d share the video of how I made the card in Varied Vases Stamparatus. Firstly, though I have to share an update on the Super Heros Cake Toppers. I think it turned out really well, don’t you? My daughter and her friend made and decorated the cake. I just made and supplied the cake toppers. Varied Vases Stamparatus Here’s another look at… Read more »

Super Heros Cake Toppers

What do you do when your Grandson is into Super Heros and is having a Super Heros Cake for his 5th birthday? You help out of course! “Mum, can you make the cake toppers ’cause you’re good at craft?” asks DD. Me “Sure thing!” Where do I start? Super Heros Cake Toppers – we didn’t have those in my day. Google is my friend for research. I managed to come up with many images but most are stock photos or have… Read more »

Super Boss Day Blog Hop

Welcome to the Super Boss Day Blog Hop in aid of Heartkids. Who Are Heartkids? HeartKids is the only national profit for purpose charity dedicated to supporting children, teens and adults affected by congenital/childhood heart disease all across Australia. We also fund life-saving research, provide information and advocate for these families’ needs. Our support is a commitment for life because there is no cure. People with congenital/childhood heart disease face unique challenges for their entire life. Super Boss Day Blog Hop… Read more »

You Can Make It

Stampin’ Up! have listened to many of us and come up with the You Can Make It Bundle. Now you can buy everything in the bindle using just one order number. You don’t get a discount on these bundles but, how good is it you just need the one order number? My Live with Libby last Tuesday featured this very same Bundle of Daisy Delight. Now of course, if you have some of the products, that’s OK just buy the products… Read more »

All That's New

I’m so very pleased to be a part of this blog hop celebrating All That’s New. All That’s New I loooooove, the new catalogue. Soooooo, many beautiful products. Ok, I promise no more ‘o’s but I seriously think everything in this catalogue is great and the best part is it all coordinates. So, for instance, on this card, I have used Garden Impressions D.S.P. Abstract Impressions stamp set Springtime Impressions Thinlits Dies Stitched All Around stamp set Stitched Labels Framelits Dies No, even… Read more »

In Stitches

This card and a couple of others have been so much fun to make. I’ve called this one In Stitches. It uses the Stitched All Around Stamp Set and the Stitched Labels Framelits Dies which come as a bundle for 10% off. In Stitches The background was achieved by scribbling Stampin’ Write Markers on an acrylic block, spritzing it with water and flipping the block and stamping down on the Shimmery White Card. I mopped up excess water with a paper… Read more »

Sentiments & Punches Tips

I did an impromptu Live With Libby yesterday with Sentiments and Punches Tips. I share tips on the following: Choosing an appropriate punch for a sentiment Colouring ribbon Different ways to use Designer Series Paper on a card Easily attaching a sentiment and doily at the same time Sentiments and Punches Tips I shared this card a short while back and offered a FREE written tutorial, you can see the post here and of course, download the tutorial or you can watch… Read more »

Stamping Techniques 101 Blog Hop - Bordered Sentiment

This month we’re focusing on Stamping Techniques 101 Blog Hop Bordered Sentiment. This is a wonderful technique, which is new to me, but I loved doing it. You’ll get lots of tips and tricks for this technique so make sure you check out all the inspiration from the Design Team Stamping Techniques 101 Blog Hop Bordered Sentiment For this one I: Stamped the sentiment first in Old Olive Drew a double border on each side of the sentiment with my Basic… Read more »