Welcome to the Go for Greece Blog Hop June, full of inspiration, just for you. I’m so privileged to be part of this wonderful group of international demonstrators. So hop along and be inspired. Go for Greece Blog Hop June I had a bit of fun today playing with Animal Outing and made a Hippo Card. This card features Stampin’ Blends and colouring on Shimmery Whisper White. This is such a cute bundle and this week I’m using it to make baby… Read more »

Number Birthday

The Latte Girls are bringing you Number Birthday for their weekly Blog Hop today. Make sure you check out the other blogs in the hop to see their inspiration. Number Birthday OK, so I’m getting a bit ahead of myself. Isn’t it great to be organised? I don’t need this card until November. Mind you I could have made several more by then. However, Number of Years is on the Last Chance List. Here’s a closer look at the card front… Read more »

Naming Day Gift

This has been a while in the making. It’s a Naming Day Gift for my Grandson Jacob Dyson, who is having his naming day ceremony today. Naming Day Gift This is longer than our 12″ x 12″ card so I’ve had to piece it carefully and I’ve been able to hide all but one, with an animal strategically placed. I’ve used A Little Wild and the Letters For You with the coordinating Large Letters Framelits Dies. I stamped the images in… Read more »

Sneak Peek Occasions Catalogue

Are you ready for the Occasions Catalogue? I have a Sneak Peek Occasions Catalogue card again for you today and if you like cute or vintage, I think you’ll like this card. I’ve posted about this set before. It’s called Sweet Little Something. It’s such a gorgeous stamp set, I’m sure you’ll have to have it. You can team it with many different sentiments for many different occasions – baby, birthday, just a note, thank you, thinking of you just to… Read more »

I run a technique class each month and this month we made Spinner Cards. These cards are so much fun and very easy to make. This card features the Cookie Cutter Bundle and the Candy Cane Lane Designer Series Paper. We stamped the nose twice in Real Red and hand cut it with Paper Snips. The banner was also hand cut with the addition of some Gold Trim from the Trio Pack available in the Holiday Catalogue. The second nose… Read more »

This week the Latte Girls are bringing you inspiration for Baby. Make sure you check out the other blogs in the hop to see their inspiration. Mine’s a quick card which features Sweet Sugarplum (you didn’t know it was one of my new favourite colours, did you?) and Copper Emboss Powder. I hope you like what I made. Here’s my Baby Bear which I stamped in Sweet Sugarplum first and then stamped over it with the next stamp in Versamark and… Read more »

OK so this week’s Freebie Friday uses another of my favourite stamp sets from the 2016 – 2017 Annual Catalogue in Baby Bear. It is a set aimed at baby and love themes but think outside the square and it can be used for almost any theme. Measurement: Dapper Denim cardstock:5 ¾” x 8 ¼”, score at 4 1/8” Whisper White cardstock: 5 ¼” x 3 ¾” , 3 ¼” square Soft Sky – scrap for punching heart Dapper Denim… Read more »

Here we are again with another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop brought to you by the Latte Girls. Leonie shared her wonderful project with you in her post and some of Veronica’s lovely cards as well. I just love bears (oh and owls), however I love the photopolymer stamp set Baby Bear. Here’s my card share for this blog hop. Just as a treat today, I’m going to give you a free tutorial on how to make this card which I… Read more »

Welcome to another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop. This week’s projects are all centred around giving you a sneak peek into what’s coming in the New 2016 – 2017 Annual Catalogue. Here’s my Baby Bear card. I won this set at On Stage this year and I was so please. My other love, apart from Owls, is Bears. So this set is close to my heart. When my friend Leonie Schroder visited, we played with different colour combinations for this 3 step… Read more »

This card would be lovely as a Congratulations on the birth of a daughter or even for a little girls birthday card. The Balloon Celebration Photopolymer stamp set makes it so easy to make a variety of cards for different occasions. It’s available in the current Occasions Catalogue. I’ve used Blushing Bride ink to stamp randomly over the front piece of card. I stamped the sentiment in Sift Suede and added Rhinestone Jewels. I’ve stamped the same balloon image in… Read more »