Marker Watercolour Background Don’t you just love a quick and easy background to enhance your card making? Marker Watercolour Background is just one such technique, that you need to try. I’ve used the 2016 – 2018 In Color Stampin’ Write Markers of Sweet Sugarplum, Peekaboo Peach and Dapper Denim for the background on this card. I added a layer of Sweet Sugarplum behind the Shimmery White background piece and I think it gives the whole card a 3D effect. A… Read more »

Watercolor Pencil Shimmer Do you like shimmer? Do you like glimmer? I’ve combined both with this gorgeous technique Watercolor Pencil Shimmer. Another technique to use your Watercolor Pencils with and this technique gives your card lots of pretty sparkle. Now this technique is quite simple plus I share some tips on using less ribbon to tie a knot, adding Stampin’ Dimensionals to the back of your Dragonflies and how to make a ‘rectangle’ for your Shimmery Watercolor Pencil background. Just… Read more »

Watercolor Pencil Spritz Background Don’t you just love the Watercolor Pencils and all the techniques you can use them for. They’ve opend up so many variations. So, today’s post is about Watercolor Pencil Spritz Background and involves laying down colour and then spritzing with water. Here’s a sample: You’ll love how easy this technique is and the extra tips I give you to make your card making easier. If you don’t have the Stampin’ Up! Watercolor Pencils yet, you need… Read more »

Watercolor Wash with Delicate Details Here’s another technique Video today and today I’m using Delicate Details with a Watercolor Wash. I’ve also used Avant Garden on one of the cards. Both Delicate Details and Avant Garden will be retiring on 31st March 2017 as Sale-A-Bration ends. So get them before they’re gone. Don’t be like this 🙂 Place an order for A$90 before shipping and choose 1 FREE product from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure (products available only while stocks last). I’ll… Read more »

Rainbow Reinker Technique The Rainbow Reinker Technique is a fun little technique to use for backgrounds on your cards or projects. They would look good as a panel on a box or other 3D project. Watch the video to see how it’s done (and to see how it’s not done – I had a couple of unexpected creations). Measurements & Instructions Card base 21 cm x 14.8 cm scored and folded at 10.5 cm or 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″… Read more »

Goody Bag Now, you will love this Goody Bag. It’s quick and easy to make. You can use Designer Series Paper on the front if you wish, I’ve used the Layering Squares Framelit Dies for the scallop edge on the topper and lastly ended with the Layering Circle Dies to make the hole in the front of the bag. . Watch the Video or scroll down for all the instructions Don’t miss another episode, subscribe to my channel today. Thank… Read more »

Triangular Basket This Triangular Basket would be ideal for a gift at any occasion, but particularly Easter. It’s a bit of fun to make and you can embellish and decorate it any way you like. Think about using: Layering Squares Framelits Dies Layering Circles Framelits Dies Stitched Shapes Framelits Dies That’s The Tag Bundle Layering Ovals Framelits Dies Would you like to see more videos from me? Then, please subscribe to my Video Channel. Measurements & Instructions Card stock 3″ x 11″ or… Read more »

Basket This Basket would be ideal for Easter or for other occasions where you want a small open basket for gift giving. You could make it in Designer Series Paper or any coloured card stock you choose. If giving it for Easter you could place a medium-sized egg in the middle and surround it with smaller eggs. For other occasions, how about a small pin cushion, tape measure and thread? This basket design may also be made using a: 9″… Read more »

Mini Favour Bag You’re just going to love this Mini Favour Bag which can be made from some Designer Series paper left overs and a bit of ribbon. Now it should fit a couple of those little Easter Eggs in it, some Hershey’s Nuggets, some of those tiny Post It Notes and anything small you’d like to give to someone. Isn’t it just too cute for words? Quick to make as well with very few supplies. Make a few and… Read more »

Gift BASKET Today we’re making this little Gift Basket which would be great for Easter Treats. It’s made using the Gift Card Envelope & Trims Thinlits Dies. Don’t miss another of my Video Tutorials. Subscribe today!! Thank you for subscribing Cut the Gift Card Envelope Thinlit Die 4 times from designer Series Paper or double-sided card stock Remove the right side of each gift card and only leave 1/4″ or 1cm on outside of left hand side score line Cut the base… Read more »