So, today’s tip is about water colouring on Stampin’ Up!s watercolor paper with a spritzer and inks. I had a lot of fun making this card and the technique is very easy. Now here’s the card without the spritzing and no layers. An easy card to use as a Make and Take at a workshop. This set teams nicely with Awesomely Artistic and I used the dragonfly from that set to stamp inside the card and on the front and… Read more »

Today’s Tip Thursday is a really cool tip which allows you to use both sides of some of your favourite photopolymer stamps. So I really hope you give it a try.   This is the card and for those of you who use metric here’s what you need to know Very Vanilla card is half A4  21cm x 14.8cm) scored at 10.5cm Layer 1 is 7.5cm x 10.2cm Layer 2 is 7.2cm x 9.9cm Layer 3 (Gold) is 6.9cm x… Read more »

No Christmas project today but another of the Slider Cards we made in my last Technique Class which the ladies absolutely loved. These cards are such fun to make for someone special. They’re not as difficult as you think. Now, wasn’t that easy? We made 3 different cards in the class and I’ve already shared 2 of them and today’s is the last. We used Pool Party as the card base and then a panel of Crushed Curry – sort… Read more »

Here’s another of the Spinner cards we made in the technique class early this month. If you’d like to know more about my technique classes, please contact me. This one is a bit of fun with the shooting star spinning across the arch. Shooting Star Clear-Mount Bundle  #142350  A$68.25  or Shooting Star Wood-Mount Bundle  #142349 for A$80.00 Bundle and save! Buy these two coordinating products and save 10%. Shoot for the moon—even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars! This… Read more »

I run a technique class each month and this month we made Spinner Cards. These cards are so much fun and very easy to make. This card features the Cookie Cutter Bundle and the Candy Cane Lane Designer Series Paper. We stamped the nose twice in Real Red and hand cut it with Paper Snips. The banner was also hand cut with the addition of some Gold Trim from the Trio Pack available in the Holiday Catalogue. The second nose… Read more »

Each month I hold a Scrapbook class where you can come along and make a double page layout. I give you the materials and it’s up to you whether you make your layout the same as mine or you put it together in your own style. My inks, stamps, punches, big shot and framelits and thinlit dies are all at your disposal should you want something a bit different. This is November’s double page layout which is a bit different… Read more »

Today I’m going to show you how I used Stampin’ Up!’s Thick Whisper White Card to make a Note and Pencil Box all in one. Now this would make a lovely gift, especially for busy people who like to keep their post – it or note cubes together with a pen for quick notes and access. You could even add a yearly calendar to the front instead of the sentiment or image. Watch the video or scroll down for the… Read more »

Welcome to another Tip Thursday and this week I have a card share with you. I saw this card on Pinterest and decided to share with you how to make it as it gives an alternate use of a Textured Impressions Embossing Folder. This is the card we make in the video today. So watch the video and read below for the measurements. Card measurements Card base measures 21cm x 14.8cm Layer 1 measures 10cm x 14.3cm Layer 2 measures… Read more »

I had a great deal of fun creating these little Tassels to include in my Team Gifts and Roomie Gifts for On Stage Live a couple of weeks ago. I thought I’d share them with you today. Now whilst filming this Video, I realised the lighting isn’t great. So I do apologies and will try to rectify it soon. However, I’m sure you’ll be able to pick up the idea by watching the video today. Designer Series Paper 6″ x… Read more »

This week’s Freebie Friday features a new technique. The Candy Cane Diagonal Cut Card. You can use this diagonal cut technique for almost any occasion and stamp set you can think of, so don’t stop at this card. Crumb Cake: 8 ½” x 5 ½” and a scrap for punching reindeer Candy Cane Lane Designer Paper 4” x 4” Real Red from Candy Cane Lane Twine pack 7”         Place the 4” x 4” piece of designer paper… Read more »