This is one of the card we’re making in my Technique Class today. The technique class runs on the first Saturday of every month. The technique for this month is the Twist & Pop Card. The cards look fantastic in real life and are easy to make once you have mastered a couple of tricks. Here’s the inside: It looks great when the recipient opens it and this ‘twists & pops’ out to reveal the inside. Now this card will… Read more »

The ladies received a set of Watercolor Pencils, a Clear Mount Case to keep them in and a Template to slide inside the case. This means if they decide to leasve their pencils out of the box, they still have all the necessare information on the Clear Mount Case. So, the card above was the first card they made and the easiest of the four techniques. This card uses the Woodland Textured Impressions Folder and another watercolor Pencil Technique. Wouldn’t this… Read more »

Today I have something a little different for you. It’s a Gift Box to place 3″ x 3″ cards in and would make a marvellous gift for a friend, sister, mother or hostess with the mostest. I’m sure many people would love this hand-made gift. Now watch the Video and see me mess up a measurement.  It always happens when you want to have things perfect – you have a right royal mess up. Never mind it’s not the first… Read more »

It’s my great pleasure today to participate in this International Sale-A-Bration Blog Hop. The theme is Occasions Catalogue /Sale-A-Bration – can’t live without. I just love, love, love the new Watercolor Pencils from the Occasions Catalogue. They can be used with a variety of techniques and give your projects a real colour lift. Have you tried them yet? No. Oh no!! Watch out for my special one-off Watercolor Pencil Class coming in March. It will consist of 4 different techniques with tutorials… Read more »

I thoroughly enjoyed making this card. It was so easy!! I know it looks difficult, but watch the video to see just how easy it is to make with the Sale-A-Bration FREE Products. Please subscribe to my YouTube Channel, so you don’t miss future videos. Thank you for subscribing ORDER TO RECEIVE A FREE GIFT Now wasn’t that easy? It makes a great looking card in just minutes. All you need are the supplies, right? Make an A$90 order through… Read more »

Now, with an order of A$90 you can choose 1 Sale-A-Bration Product FREE!! Can’t get better than FREE!! Avant Garden is a wonderful photopolymer set with many possibilities for its use. This is just one in creating your own background. Now I could have just stamped on card but I thought embossing was a little different. I hope you enjoy this technique as much as I did. Don’t miss another episode!! Subscribe to my YouTube Channel by clicking the banner… Read more »

Now I must say, this isn’t my original idea. Shell Bower who is based in the U>K> shared this card in Stampin’ Cafe which is a Facebook Group for anyone to join but you can only share Stampin’ Up! projects. It’s a great little group and many, many wonderful projects are shared there.  So, I decided to do a video on how to create this card. It really means, you’re creating your own background and it’s very pretty . It’s… Read more »

Today’s the Day!! The Second Release of Sale-A-Bration Items is available from today. You can choose one product FREE for every A$90 purchase. See the products here Today’s card is more about creating a small piece of art work to give away. You can use any colours and place the flowers and sentiment anywhere on the card. You could use strips of Designer Series Paper instead of Washi Tape. Many different ways of making this card. Try substituting the Night of… 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 »

I always like to use my weekend posts for challenges. This is the first time I’ve entered this particular challenge and I must say it stretched me enormously. Here’s the ‘inkspiration’ for the challenge: Great colours don’t you think? I wasn’t quite sure about the Peekaboo Peach but managed to work it in quite nicely. Now I used a stamp set I said I wasn’t going to buy as it didn’t ‘talk’ to me. Let me tell you it’s been… Read more »