We all like something for nothing, don”t we? Well effective today, I have 2 new programs I’m starting.1. Birthday Club We all love birthdays, so without revealing your age you can get a reward in your Birthday Month. All you need to do is send me the date and month of your birthday and I will reward you in your birthday month with a 5% discount off your total order. You can only use the 5% discount once in your birthday… Read more »

I promised I’d share some projects I’ve made using the Big Shot. If you haven’t got a Big Shot, you don’t know what you’re missing. Order a Big Shot through me in May and receive free postage. This card uses the Little Leaves Sizzlit. It’s quite versatile as you can use it as brances or individual leaves, clump them together or singley. The samples below all use Stampin’ Up’s Textured Impressions Folders. . Manhattan Flower Square Lattice Framed Tulip Elegant… Read more »

I made this card a while ago and hadn’t realized I hadn’t shared it with you. We made this card at Monday’s Stamp-A-Stack too.Recipe:Card stock – Very Vanilla; Night of Navy and Baja BreezeClassic Stampin’ Ink – Baja BreezeStamp Set – A Sense of TimePunch – Decorative Label PunchSpongeTrimmerAdhesiveMethod:This is called The Aged Tile method and is featured in the Technique Junkies CDs. This technique was featured in the April-May 2008 Newsletter. To find out more about Technique Junkies, head… Read more »

 We made these cards at the Stamp-A-Stack on Monday. You can see all the details here. We also made the Handbag card which uses the Build A Cupcake Punch, which is in the new Autumn-Winter Mini Catalogue. You can see all the information on that card, here. We made another card, which I will share tomorrow. I will also shre the Carrot Box with you and some cute bookmarks too. Thanks again for stopping by. Remember, your creativeness is only… Read more »

I held a Stamp-A-Stack today and thought I’d share some photos with you. We made 6 cards in total – 2 of 3 different designs. (While there I also got some work done 🙂 and cleaned the staff room fridge out 🙁 – I know it’s school holidays but …) This is Gabrielle and she’s making a carrot box for Easter. I’ll share the carrot box a bit later. She seemed to enjoy making what she did and then watched… Read more »

I’ve been using some of the new products from the Autumn-Winter Mini Catalogue. As always Stampin’ Up! make it easy to create lovely cards and paper crafts with their co-ordinated range. Method: Run the base card stock through the Big Shot with the Perfect Polka Dots Textured Impressions folder. Use the Stampin’Write markers to colour the ‘cotton’ area and then use the Basic Black Stampin’ Write Marker to ink up the edges, needle and thread. Now on your Whisper White… Read more »

 I just love Stampin’ Up! products. They are so versatile and have many different uses. I must say I have cased this card from somewhere. Let me know if it’s yours so I can give you credit. I think these are just the cutest little handbags. You could use this card for any occasion. You could stamp a sentiment from the Tiny Tags set and use the Tiny Tags punch to punch the sentiment out and attach it around the… Read more »

I just love this new set of stamps – Create A Cupcake. It goes on sale on April 1 when the new Mini Catalogue starts.Recipe:Stamp set – Create A CupcakeClassic Stampin’ Ink – Marina Mist; Pretty in Pink; Daffodil Delight; Soft SuedeCard stock – Whisper White; Regal Rose; Early EspressoTextured Impressions Folder – Square LatticeRibbon – Whisper White 5/8″Punch – Build A Cup CakeAdhesiveDimensionalsBig ShotSponge or sponge daubersScraps of Whisper White for Cup Cakes Method:Cut your card stock as follows:Early… Read more »

 This is one of the cards that we made today at the Stamp-A-Stack at Beaumont Hills. We also made the 2 previous cards I shared using the Celebrations designer Series Paper and punches. The ladies loved the Owl Punch, even though it was a bit fiddly.Now onto today’s card.Recipe: Card stock – Elegant Eggplant (8″ x 4.25″) and (3″ x 2.5″); Whisper White (2.5″ x 2.25″) and (3.5″ x 4″) for the insertRibbon – Elegant Eggplant grosgrainTextured Impressions Folder –… Read more »

Here I am again, as promised, with another card using the Two Step Owl Punch. This time I have made it into a Thank You card and will be one of the cards we make at the Stamp-A-Stack this Sunday at Beaumont Hills. Contact me if you’d like more information. Recipe:Card – Not Quite Navy; Whisper White; Bashful Blue; Early Espresso; Old Olive; Basic BlackDesigner Series Paper – CelebrationsRibbon – Old Olive 1/8″ TaffetsPunches – Two-Step Bird Extra-Large; Scallop Oval;… Read more »