This is a card is made with the wonderful Party With Cake Bundle available in the Occasions Catalogue. It’s a great bundle with many possibilities for great cards. This is one of them. Whilst at my friend Leonie Schroder’s the other day, she shared some hints and tips for using the Party Pop-Up Thinlit Die which comes with the bundle. I decided to do a quick video to share these hints and tips with you and show you just how… Read more »

The Occasions Catalogue has some wonderful bundles available for 15% less than if you purchased the products individually. This is one such bundle called Rose Wonder Photopolymer Bundle. I have used it here with a type of Emboss Resist and Water Colour Technique where I have stamped the image with Versamark and embossed it with White Emboss Powder then misted well with water and dropped reinker into the image with an Aqua Painter. It’s a lovely technique which is full… Read more »

I just love stamp sets which have multiple purposes. Today is my first post sharing cards made with Watercolor Wings Bundle which consists of the Watercolor Wings Photopolymer Stamp Set and the Bold Butterflies Framelit Dies. Here I have combined it with the Fluttering Textured Impressions Embossing Folder and some of the Silver Metallic Thread. I’ve also used the Greetings Thinlits Dies and some Silver Glimmer Paper to cut out a sentiment. I used one of the smaller stamps from… Read more »

This post is the last of my quick and easy Christmas Cards made using Season of Cheer Designer Series Paper, Delicate Ornament Thinlit Dies and Christmas Greetings Thinlits Dies. I have again used a strip of Designer Series Paper adhered to a card layer of Whisper White which is again adhered to the card base of Whisper White. All my layers are adhered using Multipurpose Liquid Glue. The combination of different aspects of the Delicate ornament Thinlit Dies makes it… Read more »

Just sharing some more of my quick make Christmas Cards when you run out at the last-minute. Again these feature the Season of Cheer Designer Series Paper and the Delicate Ornaments Thinlits dies. I’ve also used the Christmas Greetings Thinlits Dies. The best tools to use when making these cards were : big shot, precision base plate and fine tip glue pen. The Precision Base Plate helps all those tiny little bits in the ornaments cut out cleanly and is… Read more »

Finally mailed my Christmas cards out yesterday only to discover I didn’t have enough. So I knew I had a heap of the Delicate Ornaments cut out thanks to the Big Shot and the Precision Base Plate, so I set to work and made another dozen cards. These cards all use the same background Designer Series Paper as a layer on the card base of Whisper White. They differ with the Delicate Ornaments and sentiments. Some Delicate Ornaments are adhered… Read more »

These little Christmas Lights are filled with Chocolate Hershey’s Kisses. I found the idea on Pinterest and a tutorial on Cindee Wilkinson’s blog. They’re super easy to make with the Curvy Keepsake die. You cut 2 of the long side of the die and the base and snip off any excess . You score 1″ below the score line on the base and burnish. Adhere the 2 bases together. Cut a strip of Basic Gray and adhere close to the… Read more »

This is the last of my Scrapbook Pages for a while. This is a traditional 12″ x 12″ page, however is mixed in with some project Life pages of my daughter’s trip to the USA with the State Schools Symphonic Wind Ensemble. This photo was taken at Sea World I wanted to highlight some of the colours in the photo. In the plant at the back of the photo is a beautiful pink flower, hence the use of Melon Mambo…. Read more »