ESAD Retirement Blog Hop ESAD Retirement Blog Hop – there are so many wonderful products on the retirement list, but be quick as it’s only while stocks last. So I’m glad you made it here to hop along for another wonderful ESAD Blog Hop. Now I’ve checked the retirement list and the stamp sets and punches I have used are still available. So this set is Kinda Eclectic with Delightful Dijon, Mint Macaron, Tip Top Taupe and Watermelon Wonder ink with… Read more »

Thumping Technique Video Thumping Technique Video – this is quite an easy technique which has been done before , however I thought I’d do it with a current stamp set. It is quite effective and can give your solid image stamps a littler different look. Here’s my sample card: This is the Floral Phrases Stamp Set and will be my ‘thank you’ customer cards for April. Here’s the video: I hope you liked the video and it’s the first in my… Read more »

Team Gifts For On Stage Team Gifts For On Stage. I had so much fun creating these and then handing them out to my wonderful Team Members. These members were able to join me at On Stage Local in Sydney this past weekend. Watch Out – Big Announcement About!! They were made using the 2016 – 2018 In Color 12″ x 12″ Card Stock and some Whisper White. I also used the 2016 – 2018 In Color Ruched Ribbon. I used… 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 »

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 »

Don’t miss another Video!! Click the banner to subscribe to my Video Channel. I’ve had technical difficulties loading the 3rd video so will post it tomorrow. My apologies. Today is the 4th in my planned series of 14 (it could be longer). I do hope you’re enjoying seeing different ways to use these FREE products. However, don’t let my ideas limit you, there are literally hundreds of ways to use these wonderful products. Here’s today’s cards:   Card base 21cm… Read more »

This is day 4 in my Window Box Thinlit Die Box series. I do hope you’re enjoying it? I’d love to read your comment – please leave one below. The way these open reminds me of the old Pac-Man games of years ago. You could make it on one colour and punch or die cut a circle out for an eye. Just a thought. I seemed to need extra fingers and less glue for this project, but I think you’ll… Read more »

Well I’m back today with my 2nd in my series of 4 on the Window Box Thinlit Dies and the Window Shopping Stamp set which if purchased as a bundle will be 10% cheaper from the current Occasions Catalogue. The above card was made with Melon Mambo card with Copper Foil beneath the Die Cut. The banner is cut from the Window Box Thinlit Die set with the sentiment being stamped in Versamark and Copper Embossed. I’ve placed Copper Metallic… 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 »