Have you seen the fantastic Sale-A-Bration items you can earn for free? Book your party today and earn extra Stampin’ Rewards! (Link to the Sale-A-Bration brochure.) It’s the best time of year to host a Stampin’ Up! workshop. You get extra Stampin’ Rewards, and your guests can earn free product! Contact me for more details. Have a get together with a few friends – You, Me + 3 (your Mum/Sister, a friend, a colleague). It doesn’t have to be a… Read more »

Another way to personalise a small gift for a friend is to make a cover for it. That’s what I did for these Kleenex Tissues for my room mates at Convention   Cut your card stock 9cm x 29.8cm (length of A4 sheet of card stock) Score at 11.5cm; 13cm; 25cm and 26.5cm Burnish all score lines with your Bone Folder Cut Designer Series Paper to 8.5cm x 11cm and another piece 8.5cm x 3cm and adhere to the 2… Read more »

It will be Mother’s Day soon and I had an order for a card which needed to feature the colour blue and some flowers. I hope I have achieved the request with this card. Here are the project details just in case you’d like to make a screen card for a special person in your life. Cut Soft Sky 5 1/2″ x 11″ and score at 2 3/4″, 5 1/2″ and 8 1/4″ Cut Basic Black 2 1/2″ x 4… Read more »

SPECIAL OFFER AVAILABLE UNTIL 30/3/15 – scroll down for details Male cards seem difficult to make however Stampin’ Up! have this fantastic new designer Series Paper Stack called Adventure Bound and it’s just perfect for male cards I think. The brick wall piece comes from the stack and is just great for this card. The Big Day stamp set is available free when you spend A$90 on product from either of the current catalogues (see side bar for links). I… Read more »

We have this great Designer Series Paper Stack called Adventure Bound and it’s terrific for Male Cards, however I have used it to make some Winter Love cards. Just getting ready for the change in seasons and the cooler months ahead. I just love the warmth these two particular sheets convey and with the sentiment from Sheltering Tree Photopolymer Stamp Set, they just seemed to go together well. This card uses Marina Mist as its base and I added the… Read more »

In our Card Class this month we made 2 each of 3 cards all of which used the Sheltering Tree Photopolymer Stamp Set. When stamping with photopolymer stamp sets I use my Stampin’ Pierce Mat underneath the card. We stamped off using Calypso Coral and stamped over the top with Crisp Cantaloupe. This card was made by stamping the tree trunk on the background with Sahara Sand and making the sky using 3 shades of blue and the ground with… Read more »

Do you ever find yourself in need of a quick card? Sheltering Tree may just be your answer. I know I have shared many projects using this stamp set recently however, I’m sure you’ll find all the projects have produced very different results. Sheltering Tree is a very versatile stamp set and may be used for varying occasions. I have two more cards to share with you today using this great stamp set from the Occasions Catalogue. The above card… Read more »

Do you need a card with a bit of a difference? You can’t go past handmade for that special person or a specific purpose. Sheltering Tree is a set that is very versatile and because it’s made from photopolymer, you can pop the elements anywhere on the card and easily see where you’re putting things. Here’s today’s card: I’ve also made a video to show you how I make this type of card. I did, however, forget to use my… Read more »

Sale-A-Bration has started early this year with some fantastic products you can earn FREE with a A$90 order. You can earn even more free products and benefits if you host a workshop/party and of course if you join. It’s a great time of year to be celebrating with Sale-A-Bration and spoiling yourself with products from the new Occasions Catalogue. Look at the great products available free from Sale-A-Bration with a A$90 purchase from either the Annual Catalogue or the Occasions… Read more »

This new Berry Basket is made from a new Bigz Die in the Occasions Catalogue that is due to start in early in January. I used it to make this little basket from the Under The Tree Specialty designer Series Paper. The Silver Glimmer Paper Bow is made using the new Bow Builder Punch also in the Occasions Catalogue which starts on 6 January 2015. Oh my goodness where has the year gone? Anyway I filled this little basket with… Read more »