Uninked Spectrum Pads Butterfly Gala

, More Butterfly Gala for you today. I must say a huge thank you to Patty Bennett (US Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator) for this idea. It’s a great way to colour your butterflies. Uninked Spectrum Pads Butterfly Gala showcases several FREE products from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure too. Uninked Spectrum Pads Butterfly Gala Use the Butterfly Gala Photopolymer Bundle with Botanical Butterfly Designer Series Paper and Organdy Ribbon Combo Pack (both FREE products from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure) Tip: Give your bows some extra life by tying multiloop bows. This Organdy… Read more »

Scrapbook Sketch Challenge

Welcome to another Scrapbooking Global Blog Hop and this time we have a Scrapbook Sketch Challenge. Scrapbook Sketch Challenge Tip: Make sure your layouts feature some of your own handwriting as it’s also a memory worth preserving for future generations. Use the Journaling Pens. Tip: Sketches can often be a great launching point when your ‘mojo’ or creative juices aren’t flowing. You don’t have to use them as they are, change them to suit your photo and supplies I don’t have the stamp… Read more »

Show Your Heart Blog Hop Jan

Welcome to this month’s HeartKids Blog Hop with Show Your Heart Blog Hop Jan. If you’re hopping in sequence then you have landed here from the lovely Tatiana Tobin whose projects are always inspiring. Don’t you agree? Show Your Heart Blog Hop Jan This project takes us back to when the Annual Catalogue launched and all of the wonderful projects possible with the Share What You Love Suite. Check it out HERE For this card, I used the Soft Sayings Card Kit and Love What… Read more »

A Friend Like You

Sharing a card today which I made a little while ago. A Friend Like You is made using the Petal Promenade Designer Series Paper and Love What You Do Photopolymer Stamp Set. I’m sure you’ll enjoy it. A Friend Like You Tip: Use the Layering Circle Framelits Dies to create your ‘closure’. Add it to one side of the card using Stampin’ Dimensionals Tip: Designer Series paper has two sides. The Petal Promenade Designer Series Paper is particularly well suited to stamping. Use a complimentary colour or Tuxedo Black… Read more »

Petal Palette Window

Here’s my last share of a window card today and I have Petal Palette Window. It uses Petal Palette Clear-Mount Stamp Set, Petals & More Thinlits Dies and with some White Vellum A4 Card Stock for the leaves. Petal Palette Window Tip: Use your Designer Series Paper to compliment the design of your card. Used here is Frosted Floral 12″ X 12″ (30.5 X 30.5 Cm) Specialty Designer Series Paper for the card front. Tip: For quick colouring use Stampin’ Blends. Used here are Mint Macaron Stampin’… Read more »

Sunflower Window

More sharing of Window cards today with Sunflower Window.  Using Painted Harvest Photopolymer Stamp Set and the Starburst Punch, this card is easy to make. Sunflower Window Tip: Create your own background by using the splatter stamp from Photopolymer Stamp Set and Soft Suede Classic Stampin’ Pad to stamp randomly over the front of your card base Use the Starburst Punch to punch through the card front, trying to centre it as much as possible Tip: Use the punched out area to guide your stamping Add Faceted Dots to the… Read more »

Window Thank You Card

This week I’m going to share some more window card ideas with you. I’m having a week away from Christmas, so come with me as I share these easy to make a card with Window Thank You Card. I’ve used Southern Serenade Clear-Mount Stamp Set, Layering Ovals Framelits Dies, Pretty Label Punch and some Linen Thread to create this card. Window Thank You Card Tip: Use your Framelit Dies with your stamp sets to get more use from them. Check out the catalogues to see which… Read more »

Animal Antics

No Christmas cards from me this week. I need a change and I expect so do you. So today I have Animal Antics which uses Animal Outing Clear-Mount Bundle and Animal Expedition Designer Series Paper. Animal Antics Tip: Buy the Clear Mount Bundle and save 10% and it’s less expensive than the wood mount and easier to store. Tip: When using a Dynamic Textured Impressions Folder only use 1 clear plate Use the Animal Expedition Designer Series Paper which matches your stamped image to add some… Read more »

Bethlehem Night

More non-traditional Christmas ideas today with Bethlehem Night. This one is definitely a night time type of card and I’ve used the Softly Falling Textured Impressions Embossing Folder to convey stars and snow. Bethlehem Night Tip: Look at all your supplies to see which ones suit the occasion. For this card, I included the Softly Falling Textured Impressions Embossing Folder, In The Woods Framelits Dies and the Seasonal Layers Thinlits Dies Stamp the sentiment on Whisper White A4 Card Stock using Basic Gray Classic Stampin’ Pad then pop it inside the Softly… Read more »

Star of Wonder

This week I begin a series of non-traditional Christmas colours for my projects. I do hope you like them and pop back each day to see what I have created. Today I’ve chosen a stamp set we have had for a little while and have made Star of Wonder with the Star Of Light Photopolymer Stamp Set and the coordinating Starlight Thinlits Dies. Star of Wonder The addition of Pool Party Classic Stampin’ Pad and Pool Party A4 Card Stock just lifts this project, don’t you think? Tip:… Read more »