Quick & Easy Good Tidings

OK, so I know these usually happen on Monday but Quick & Easy Good Tidings is here today. It has a FREE downloadable tutorial. I had a blog hop on Monday and a Video already planned for yesterday, so this morning was my next opportunity. This card really is a Quick & Easy Good Tidings. You can do as much or as little ink distressing or shading as you want depending on the look you’re after. It uses what aren’t traditional Christmas… Read more »

Faux Metal Technique

Today I’m bringing you a fun technique which will make your cards look amazing. The Faux Metal Technique is quick and easy to do with almost any stamp image. Today I have used it with a Christmas card and quite like how the Silver turned out. How do you like the little star in the corner? Today’s video shows you how I make the card as well as how to do the technique. So watch the video and see how I… Read more »

Do You Repeat?

Weird question, I hear you say. Do You Repeat? Well honestly I couldn’t think of what else to call this post. I’ve done some repeat stamping to show how I featured it as part of a colour combo challenge at Colour Inkspirations. It is a Facebook Group. It’s open to anyone who would like to participate in a colour combination challenges. You don’t need a blog or web site, just go to the group and see what the current challenge is…. Read more »

Package and Card Solution My Package and Card Solution today is a Gift Box in a Card. Now this is the perfect card to make when you want to hand someone a small gift with the card. I have made Christmas Cards for my Package and Card Solution, however, they’d be suitable for any occasion. I did share all the measurements and so on in Sunday’s ESAD Blog Post, so I won’t share them again today. So these are the 3 I’ve… Read more »

Get a Great Card made in under Fifteen Minutes Today’s Quick & Easy Tutorial – Get a Great Card made in under Fifteen Minutes, will have you making these cards by the bundle and using them for many different occasions. As always, for Quick & Easy Cards, there’s a downloadable file at the end of the post. Here’s the card: You could use this card for a Birthday, Masculine Card, Happy Holiday, Welcome Summer, I can even see my almost 3… Read more »

Be Merry D.S.P. Treat Holder

Be Merry D.S.P. Treat Holder Today’s post is all about a Be Merry D.S.P. Treat Holder. This little treat holder is very quick and easy and uses the Be Merry Designer Series Paper.  Be Merry just so happens to be one of the many you may choose for FREE when you purchase 3 packs of designer Series Paper from the Annual and/or Holiday Catalogues. See below for more details. So onto today’s Be Merry D.S.P. Treat Holder project: You would get a… Read more »

So, today I’m sharing with you a Gift Idea using a tin – D.S.P. Covered Tin. Now, I also want to tell you about World Card Making Day. I have a Facebook Live Party on Thursday to celebrate World Card Making Day and I hope you’ll pop along. There will be some live videos of card making, games and prizes and bonuses (Australian residents only, sorry) for placing A$60 + orders with me and using the current Hostess Code: Q4PRCQPT Now… Read more »

Faux Watercoloring

Faux Watercoloring Did you see the Faux Watercoloring in the above image? It’s so much fun to do and very easy as well. You can do it with any stamp set you like on Watercolor Paper. Here’s my sample card made before I did the Video Tutorial on Faux Watercoloring: Can you see those little splotches of faded out colour on the card front? Well that’s the Faux Watercoloring technique shown in the video. Faux Watercoloring Enjoy the video? Learn something new? Please… Read more »

Wired Ribbon Bow Today I’m bringing you a quick tutorial on Wired Ribbon Bow and how I tie it. It’s just one way I have found works to tie a plain bow around a card box, or gift. Have a look at what Stampin’ Up! have done with their ribbon: Looks great, doesn’t it? It’s so easy to use this ribbon and therefore so way to use up and make gifts look extra special. The gifts don’t have to be for… Read more »

Today’s Video tutorial is on the Velveteen Technique. It’s difficult to see the result in the photos but this technique is definitely worth a try. I just love Painted Harvest Photopolymer Stamp set and it looks great with the Velveteen Technique with the Marbled Background Stamp. Watch the Video to see how I did this technique: Did you like the video? If you found it helpful, please subscribe to my channel by clicking below. Thank you for your support. It means a… Read more »