A couple of weeks ago I shared a similar card which was created for my April Technique Class. The class participants learn a new technique, receive printed notes with coloured sample photos and make some card front or samples. The class typically goes for 2 hours. So, this class was learning to use the brayer. When I shared my cards on different groups I was surprised at the number of requests I received to do a video tutorial. Now, I’m sharing… Read more »

I made a similar card to this for a challenge recently and had so many comments and questions about it, I decided to make another one with a video tutorial. Card base is 1/2 and A4 sheet of Basic Black Layer 1 is a piece of Very Vanilla which is 5.5″ x 4″ or 14.3cm x 10cm. Use Memento Black to stamp the sentiment in the lower left corner of this piece. Layer 2 is the Designer Series Paper –… Read more »

I have a video for you today to show you just how I made this card. The stamp se,t Watercolor Wings, and the punch, Curvy Corner Trio Punch, are both in this week’s Weekly Deals at discounted prices. So if you don’t have them now would be a great time to get them. Now don’t forget to use the current hostess code when shopping online. If you’re not sure about Online shopping, contact me and I will make the order… Read more »

  I said I’d do a video tutorial for Barbara who contacted me via email recently. This is the Emboss Resist Watercolour Technique, which is just  so easy and makes your card look wonderful. Who would you like to say thank you to? The cards featured in today’s post were mailed out to customers yesterday and each card had a small gift inside as well. So today I have a video tutorial for you and I will put all the… Read more »

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 »

Above is the card I made for the video below showing just how I achieved this look with some water colouring using Stampin’ Emboss Powder and an Aqua Painter. This time I’ve used Pool Party and Island Indigo as my ‘blues’ and Mossy Meadow for the leaves. Don’t forget, this set is only available in the Sale-A-Bration Brochure. You may choose this set free with any A$90 purchase from the Annual Catalogue and/or Occasions Catalogue. Thank you for stopping by today… Read more »

The other day I shared a briefly description on how to make these Candy Cane Reindeer Boxes with the Envelope Punch Board. I got this idea from a tutorial by Dawn Griffith. I had a couple of comments which indicated the picture I shared of where to punch made the instructions incorrect. So I decided to make this video. Measurements: Cut your card to 5 1/2″ x 6″ On the 5 1/2″ side score at 1 1/4″, 2 1/2″, 3 3/4″… Read more »

Firstly I’d like to thank Ann Craig who is a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator in Canberra, Australia for showing me how to make these. I have a video for you today which explains in full how to make them. I’ll place all the products used, below the video so you can make your own honeycomb baubles. I hope you were able to understand what to do with all the supplies to make these wonderful baubles. Product List Home For Christmas Designer… Read more »

Here’s the little angel I promised you on Tuesday, complete with supplies and a video tutorial to go with it. She looks lovely hanging on a tree or as an ornament and equally as lovely on a card front for Christmas or just make her for any ‘angelic’ occasion. Again, thanks to Ann Craig who showed me how to make this lovely little project. You will need: 1″ and 3/4″ Circle Punches with some Glimmer Paper to make the halo… Read more »

You knew you could change the size of the Square Pillow Box Thinlit Die and make it a long rectangle didn’t you? You didn’t? Well here’s a video to show you how. Here are the measurements: Width of your card stock or Designer Series Paper needs to be 11.7cm or 4 5/8″ Length – any you wish will work Now don’t forget the Square Pillow Box Thinlits Dies comes with lots of little pieces you can use to make your… Read more »