Today I’ve done a Video on the Punches Stampin’ Up! Carry. I demonstrate how to use them and other useful tips. Stampin’ Up! carries some great punches, don’t you think? If you’re interested in seeing the complete range, click the image below. Would you like to win a Bitty Butterfly Punch? If you’re an Australian Resident (no Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators, sorry) I would love for you to win this punch worth $28.00 plus postage, absolutely FREE.  I would love you… 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 »

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 »

Don’t you think that’s a fun technique? Stay tuned for more videos by subscribing. I did a brief mention and a list of uses for Sponge Daubers earlier in the week in my Tool Time Video. You can see the video and read the article here. Here’s a closer look at the Dauber Technique behind the Thinlit Die cut of the front of the card. Such an easy and fun technique to do and you could do it for any… 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 »

Stampin’ Up! sell a range of tools to help you achieve colour on almost anything. Watch the video and find out more: So great tips and ways to use these products: Sponge Daubers and Sponges: Sponge Daubers give you an easy way to sponge edges and they’re small enough to let you sponge in tight crevices.  You can also use them to make great polka dots! The best way to use Sponge Daubers is to tap them on an ink… Read more »

  Card base is 1/2 A4 Layer 1 is Very Vanilla 10cm x 14.3cm Insert is 9.5cm x 13.5cm Did you like that technique with the Sponge Brayers and the Gold Glitz Dazzling Details? It’s quite quick and easy as you saw so I hope you give it a go. A close up look at the Gold Glitz Dazzling Details So, this brings to an end my series on the Lucky Elephant Stamp Set series. Don’t forget to subscribe to… Read more »

I am often asked about what should be in your Basic Tool Kit, so I decided to do a quick Video on what you should have when you go to a class or crop. These items will be very handy for whatever event you attend. If you have them ready, you can just pop them in your bag and go. All these items are available from Stampin’ Up! and you can order them from my Online Store. Paper trimmer Adhesives… Read more »

I don’t actually have a card for you today but thought I’d bring you this quick Video on the Stampin’ Up! trimmer and Adhesive Remover. Both indispensable tools for the paper crafter. This really is a fantastic product, one which you can’t do without. That’s it for today. I’ll try to bring you some more episodes of ‘Tool Tile’ in the future so you’re better informed about Stampin’ Up!’s great products. If you decide these tools would be useful in… Read more »