Faux Dimensional Embossing 3

Faux Dimensional Embossing Faux Dimensional Embossing. This video today will show you how to achieve a dimensional look to your embossing quite easily and add a bit of WOW factor to your card. Here’s one of the cards: Here’s a closer look at the sentiment piece for the card above: I understand it’s difficult to pick up in the photo, so watch the video to see what I did. Don’t miss another technique video, subscribe today! Thank you for subscribing… Read more »

Black Magic Technique

Black Magic Technique Black Magic Technique.  This is an easy technique which is very effective for all types of cards but particularly lends itself to masculine cards I think. This technique also works well with flowers so try it with a few different images and stamp sets along with of course your Watercolor Pencils from Stampin’ Up! Watch the video to see more: Don’t miss another video, subscribe today. Thank you for subscribing. I appreciate your support. Just a few… Read more »

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 »

2017/18 Annual Catalogue Sneak Peek 2017/18 Annual Catalogue Sneak Peek with the members of ESAD. It’s such a great pleassure to be part of this blog hop. All the Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators participating today will just WOW your socks off with their projects. I do hope you hop along and see all the new products from the 2017/18 Annual Catalogue. Here is my first project and it’s a CASE from the new 2017 – 2018 Annual Catalogue and you can see… Read more »

Lift Your Spirits Lift Your Spirits.  I’ve written posts previously about the cards I share with you today, however today I have a Video tutorial which shows you how to achieve the effect for any cards you make. Versamark ink has been used and Clear Stampin’ Emboss powder on the card with a Copper Foil hot air balloon. I’ve also used one of the pieces from the Up & Away Thinlits dies to stamp the sentiment and adhered it to the… Read more »

Daisy Delight Bundle

Delightful Daisy Thank You Delightful Daisy Thank You I made this card using the NEW Delightful Daisy Suite in the 2017 – 2018 Annual Catalogue. Simply gorgeous watercolour Designer Series Papers, punch, stamp set and of course coordinating card stock and inks. Put this on your Shopping List as you’ll want it all. Here’s my card: Now this card and all the instructions is part of my June Better Than Hallmark Class which will consist of 5 written tutorials with… Read more »

Global Design Project 084 Case the Designer Global Design Project 084 Case the Designer. This week’s challenge is CASE the designer, the wonderful Michelle Last. Such a beautiful card with gorgeous colouring of the bird. Make sure you stop by the Global Design Project to see the inspiration of the Design Team and see all the challenge entries. I decided to use the Lift Me Up bundle along with the Woodland Textured Impressions Folder for my entry into the challenge.   I… Read more »

Global Design Project #078 Sketch Challenge Oh do I have you all confused? It’s OK, it’s not the weekend yet!! I just decided to do my challenge post a couple of days early to surprise you. Make sure you visit the Global Design Project Blog to see the inspiration from their design team and the inspiration shared by fellow challenge entrants. This week it’s a deign challenge. Design challenges are great as you can flip them, rotate, do lots of… Read more »

WWYS #106 Delicate Details Delicate Details has to be one of my favourites from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure and I have a card which features most of these stamps so I thought it would be a good entry for WWYS #106 Delicate Details this week. Make sure you have a look at the WWYS Blog to see all the inspiration from the Design Team and the other entries in the challenge. Now I did feature this card and another similar in… Read more »

Last Chance to Grab Sale-A-Bration Products Welcome to another fantastic blog hop courtesy of ESAD and Sale-A-Bration. You’ve probably arrived from the lovely Monique Fielder’s blog. Didn’t you just love her inspiration? Can you believe these wonderful FREE products leave us at the end of the month? Don’t leave your A$90 purchases until the last-minute. Grab these FREE Sale-A-Bration products while stocks last. It was hard to decide on one product so I combines three of my favourite products. So, here’s my… Read more »