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 »

Global Design Project #GDP108 This week at Global Design Project #GDP108 it is CASE (Copy And Share Everything) the designer, Brian King. It’s a great design to CASE and I decided to make a non-traditional Christmas Card. Here’s Brian’s design: I decided on Lemon Lime Twist and Powder Pink with the Year of Cheer Designer Series Paper. I added some Rhinestones as well. Let me know what you think. I’ve used the Layering Squares Framelit dies for the sentiment piece and… Read more »

Little Gift Box Today’s post brings you a Little Gift Box which is made using the Envelope Punch Board. I haven’t used my Envelope Punch Board in quite some time and it shows in the video :). So, I decided to dust it off, so to speak, and make this Little Gift Box. This Little Gift Box would be great to use for a small gift for any occasion, however today i make it for Christmas. These boxes are quick and easy and can… Read more »

Christmas Gift Bag Today’s Video tutorial is a Christmas Gift Bag made with the Gift Bag Punch Board. I dusted mine off today with the thought of what better way to show off some beautiful Christmas designer Series Paper than to make a Gift Bag. You’ll see in the video I’m a bit rusty so will make more this month using various Designer Series paper. I used the Be Merry Paper which is in the selected list of FREE Designer Series… Read more »

Holiday Friday As promised, I will bring you a holiday project each Friday for the remainder of 2017. So Holiday Friday this week is a card my class attendees will be making tomorrow in class. It uses the Carols Of Christmas Bundle. So here’s today’s card and it is Christmas themed for my first Holiday Friday post: This one is fairly easy but does require some scoring which can be done either with your Stampin’ Trimmer (give the cutting mat 1/4… Read more »

Faux Tearing 1

Today I’m bringing you another technique. This one is quite easy and is called Faux Tearing. It gives the impression of torn layers on your card but in fact you only have one layer. Faux Tearing So, I decided to make some Christmas Cards with this technique and you’ll be surprised at how easy it is and how the technique adds depth to your card. Here’s my sample card: See those hills in the background? Does it look like I have… Read more »

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Today we have a great line up of Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators from Australia and New Zealand sharing projects made with NEW products from the Holiday Catalogue which went live on 1st September. Haven’t got yours yet and you live in Australia? Contact me for your FREE copy. ESAD 2017 Holiday Catalogue Blog Hop These beautiful acetate boxes are available in the Holiday Catalogue and are a fantastic idea for a gift with hand-made cards inside. Do you know someone who… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Christmas in July

Freshly Brewed Christmas in July This week the Latte Girls are inspiring you with Freshly Brewed Christmas in July projects. It’s never too early to get a start on your Christmas Gift Giving and Card making, so hopefully after today you’ll have some inspiration to get you started. This week, as we speak, I’m moving into my new home. So as time was scarce leading up to this post I CASED the Catalogue and you can see this card on page… Read more »

Christmas with S.A.M.J. Christmas with S.A.M.J. Last Saturday I held my monthly Technique Class which revolved around using Stampin’ Up!’s Stamp-A-Ma-Jig (S.A.M.J. for short). The ladies thoroughly enjoyed themselves as we commenced our Christmas Cards for the year with this favourite using Father Christmas So Christmas with S.A.M.J. was achieved by stamping one of the border pieces from the stamp set, then using the S.A.M.J. to place Father Christmas and the other border piece. The border pieces are stamped in Crumb… Read more »

Christmas is a time for cherishing those who bring so many blessings to our lives. May this Christmas bring you comfort, joy, peace and may your heart feel love this day and throughout the New Year ahead. I wish you a blessed holiday season.  and happiness to last throughout the coming year!