Welcome to the ESAD 2018 Sale-A-Bration Blog Hop. Over the course of the hop you will see offerings from both Sale-A-Bration 1 and 2. Make sure you visit all the blogs in the hop to see the inspiration they have shared. I decided to use Brusho along with Epic celebrations and I have a quick video for you on how to achieve the technique I’ve used. Here’s a close up of the card front so you can see the technique. Doesn’t… Read more »

Stamping Techniques 101 Blog Hop - Brusho

Welcome to another Blog Hop. This month is Stamping Techniques 101 Blog Hop – Brusho. This is a wonderful new product from Stampin’ Up! which is easy to use and gives the most wonderful effects.  Make sure you visit all the blogs in the hop to get great tips and technique ideas as well as inspiration. Stamping Techniques 101 Blog Hop – Brusho Stamping Techniques 101 Blog Hop – Brusho Technique: HOW TO USE BRUSHO Brusho is a very versatile medium… Read more »

Brusho Crystal Colour Technique 5

Today is the last in this current series of Videos on Brusho with Brusho Crystal Colour Technique 5 which is a background technique which can then be used with Die Cuts and for other backgrounds on your cards. Libby Stampz 12 Deals of Christmas The 12 Deals of Christmas is being trialed this year!! Extra deals on top of your FREE Sale-A-Bration product but this deal is from me ONLY! Today is the last day! Details are down at the bottom…!… Read more »

Watercolor Technique with Markers

Today’s technique video is Watercolor Technique with Markers. This technique leaves you with a sort of soft smudged image leading to an arty effect on your card fronts. It’s not for everyone but it’s worth a try and all you need are a couple of Stampin’ Write Markers, some Watercolor Paper and a stamp set. I’ve used one of the images from Thoughts and Prayers, twice. I’ve stamped the sentiment in Basic Black Archival Ink. I used the stamp image on… Read more »

Monochromatic Charm

It’s time for a Technique as it’s Tuesday and it’s Video time. I hope you have 10 minutes to spare as that’s all it will take for you to make this Monochromatic Charm card and you can make one or a few for many different occasions. doesn’t it look great? Now I know I said Monochromatic and it is as White is technically not a colour it’s a hue. (White is the lightest hue and is achromatic (having no hue), because it fully… Read more »

Do You Repeat?

Weird question, I hear you say. Do You Repeat? Well honestly I couldn’t think of what else to call this post. I’ve done some repeat stamping to show how I featured it as part of a colour combo challenge at Colour Inkspirations. It is a Facebook Group. It’s open to anyone who would like to participate in a colour combination challenges. You don’t need a blog or web site, just go to the group and see what the current challenge is…. Read more »

Global Design Project #113 Colour Challenge 1

This week the Global Design Project #113 Colour Challenge has 3 lovely colours to use. I have combined the colours with some Watercolor Paper and some silver to Add A Little Glitz. Make sure you visit the Global Design Project to see the inspiration from the Design Team. Have a look at all the other projects in the challenge as well, while you’re there. I must admit I was a little stumped to start with. Then had this idea of… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – Christmas Trees Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree …. something tells me the Latte Girls are going to inspire you with Christmas trees today. Now, this Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – Christmas Trees will probably give you cause to spend some money on Stampin’ Up! product (which can be purchased from my Online Store) you need to buy from the Holiday Catalogue 🙂 Make sure you check all the blogs in the hop: Leonie Schroder Libby… Read more »

Today I’m bringing you a Watercolor Technique Sentiments video tutorial. Now I have done this before, some time ago and thought I’d do another using current colours and give you a couple of extra tips to save product when making your projects Watercolor Technique Sentiments So, I demonstrate with the large floral stamp from Birthday Blooms, however you could use any stamp which suits the occasion. The sentiments in this stamp set also suit a number of occasions. It’s a good… Read more »

WatercolorSeasons

Today I have a change of pace and am heading back to a watercolor technique with Thinking Watercolor. This is a very easy technique which doesn’t require many supplies and could be used for any type of card. Thinking Watercolor I will be making a video tutorial on this technique soon so you will be able to see how easy it is to do. Here’s how to make the card: Cut A4 card (Bermuda Bay) in 1/2 then score at 10.5cm… Read more »