Sponge Brayer Dragonfly Dreams Sponge Brayer Dragonfly Dreams. This post will show you how to combine some sponger brayering with Copper Foil and Copper Emboss Powder to make a great card. I know the Designer Series Paper is now retired so consider replacing it with  Just Add Color Designer Series Paper which is available in the new Annual Catalogue. Watch the video to see what I did and also get a few tips as well. You don’t want to miss… Read more »

Delighted With Daisies

Delighted With Daisies Delighted With Daisies The Delightful Daisy Suite is one of my favourites from the current 2017 – 2018 Annual Catalogue. It’s a very versatile suite, especially if you buy the stamp set and punch bundle and add the Faceted Gems and the Delightful Daisy Designer Series Paper. Simple, quick and quite easy. You can achieve a similar look by layering and generational stamping. Add a bold sentiment and banner cut the solid colour and you have a lovely… Read more »

Dragonfly Dreams Just For You 2

Dragonfly Dreams Just For You Dragonfly Dreams Just For You This is a beautiful bundle which should be on everybody’s shopping list. It’s an extremely versatile set and can be used for many different occasions. This video will show you one way of using this set. Whilst it may look complicated, you can watch the video to see how to make it. Subscribe to my YouTube Channel to see more in this series Thank you for supporting me by subscribing Now… Read more »

Beautiful You Aqua Painter Effect

Beautiful You Aqua Painter Effect Beautiful You Aqua Painter Effect.  This is a card which appeared in my Virtual Classroom earlier in the year and can give you added uses to your Stampin’ Up! Images. Watch the video  to see how easy this technique really is and it needs few supplies. I ended up adding small dots of Fine Tip Glue Pen to this card to make it look like it was raining. Sprinkle some Dazzling Diamonds Stampin’ Glitter on… Read more »

Double Tag Pocket Card (Video) Double Tag Pocket Card. Can you believe I had this post ready to go in January and never posted it? This is a gorgeous bundle and is on the Retiring List, so make sure you get it while stocks last. I just love the “So In Love” Bundle. You can make so many beautiful projects with it for many different occasions. This one was quite easy. Use a card base and cut 3/4 off the front… Read more »

Better Than Hallmark My new monthly stamp club is called ‘Better Than Hallmark’. Read on to find out more. How does this work? Your commitment is for the current month only Each month there will be a new bundle You buy the products from my Online store and use the current Hostess Code (NMQXUGGN) I send you enough supplies to make 4 projects using the monthly bundle I email you 5 files containing the instructions for the 4 projects plus… Read more »

Laying Down Colour Birthday

Laying Down Colour – Blender Pen Technique This is a technique I did a Video for, for my Watercolor Bundle Virtual Class. It’s a really easy technique to do but quite effective. Using the technique, you can actually make your own colours using Stampin’ Up!’s Watercolor Pencils. So, it’s fun to mix the colours just to see what alternatives you can come up with. Having some Grid Paper under your work definitely helps too. I also drew a faux frame… Read more »

Watercolor Wash

Dragonfly Water Colour Wash What do you think of my Dragonfly Water Colour Wash card?  I’ve used the Inside the Lines Designer Series Paper and laid down a wash of So Saffron. I then cam in and coloured with an Aqua Painter and used Cucumber Crush; Peekaboo Peach; Calypso Coral and Early Espresso. I coloured the  bee with Daffodil delight from the Watercolor Pencils. The Dragonfly is cut using Copper Foil and then I needed a sentiment. So, I went… Read more »

Latte Girls Team Meeting This is the Make & Take I designed for the last Latte Girls Team Meeting. It uses the ‘So Very Much’ stamp set which is available FREE through Sale-A-Bration at the moment. Here’s what’s in the set: It’s a great set and even though the ‘Thank You’ is large, it has many possibilities. Stamp as I have above and cut the card accordingly Stamp in a light colour or as tone on tone as a background… Read more »

Paper Piecing Beautiful You In a post I did this week for my Watercolor Bundle Class, I showed how I had some small pieces of Designer Series Paper left over and said I had a use for them. This card and today’s video show how I used them. This is Paper Piecing Beautiful You This is such an elegant stamp set with many, many uses. It also lends itself to a variety of techniques, not just water colouring I hope you… Read more »