Stampin' Blends Week

This week I’m using the wonderful Stampin’ Blends which make colouring easy and blending even easier.  So my first card for Stampin’ Blends Week uses the wonderful Animal Outing Clear-Mount Bundle. Tip: Buy the bundle and save 10% Stampin’ Blends Week I just love this suite and have used it many times for cards and scrapbook pages. It’s great for all ages. Tip: Use your scraps of cardstock for punching out shapes such as these leaves Tip: Place adhesive on the back… Read more »

Joyous Noel Suite

Welcome to this week’s Latte Girls Blog Hop. Joyous Noel Suite is the theme and I do hope you visit each blog for inspiration Joyous Noel Suite Have you used the gorgeous Merry Merlot & Copper 5/8″ (1.6 Cm) Reversible Ribbon? It ties into a beautiful bow and is so easy to use and makes your projects look a million dollars. Do you like the Joyous Noel 6″ X 6″ Glimmer Paper I’ve used with the Sprig Punch? Use Glue Dots to attach them to the back of… Read more »

Snowflake Showcase Blog Hop

Welcome to another International Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators Blog Hop. Today we’re showcasing a limited edition bundle in the Snowflake Showcase Blog Hop Snowflake Showcase Blog Hop Oh, what’s not to like about this gorgeous suite of products? Use Stamping Sponges to apply three different tones of ink. In this case, I used Blushing Bride Classic Stampin’ Pad, Berry Burst Classic Stampin’ Pad and Merry Merlot Classic Stampin’ Pad. The card front is Shimmery White A4, Card Stock. This is still quite shimmery beneath the sponged on colour…. Read more »

Christmas Week

Hi all! I’ve decided to have a Christmas Week. I know I have already shared some Christmas cards, but thought I’d do a few more and get you inspired. I will try to use traditional Christmas colours this week. I’ve decided to start with Dashing Deer Christmas Week Use a sentiment from the Dashing Deer Clear-Mount Bundle, to stamp in Versamark Pad on Tranquil Tide A4 Cardstock. Then heat set it with your Heat Tool and Gold Stampin’ Emboss Powder. Punch… Read more »

I have another card today for you to decide whether it looks better with or without embellishments. Stitched Thank You uses a number of stamps from the Stitched All Around Clear-Mount Bundle as well as the Decorative Ribbon Border Punch. Stitched Thank You Tip: Do some tone on tone stamping to add some interest and dimension to your card front. Use Night of Night Of Navy Classic Stampin’ Pad on Night Of Navy A4 Card Stock This photo shows the tone on tone… Read more »

Take Your Pick Tool 2

Welcome to another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop with the Latte Girls and today we’re looking at Birthdays. Make sure you see all the inspiration by hopping along with us. You can see a full list of participants below. Birthdays Oh, I had fun creating this card on my Live With Libby yesterday. Did you miss it? Never mind, I’ll have the replay tomorrow for you. I’ve used Balloon Celebration Photopolymer Stamp Set and the Balloon Bouquet Punch for this card Tip:… Read more »

Peaceful Noel

Welcome to another Go For Greece Blog Hop. I am so honoured to be part of this International group of Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators who will inspire you with their projects. I have decided to use Peaceful Noel. Peaceful Noel I just love the Joyous Noel Designer Series P, so many choices in this Specialty paper which has 2 each of 6 double-sided designs. They’re mingled with Copper and coordinate beautifully with Merry Merlot, Gray Granite, Sahara Sand, Soft Suede and Tranquil Tideaper… Read more »

Dandelion Wishes

Join The Latte Girls today as we share projects using Dandelion Wishes. I’m sure you’ll love the projects shared with you today. Mine combines a couple of techniques I’ve used the Sunburst Technique Cut strips of Designer Series Paper all the same width Cut these strips diagonally in half long ways Turn one over so you have both sides of the Designer Series Paper showing Adhere with Multipurpose Liquid Glue to the card front leaving a small space between each strip… Read more »

Shimmery Mistletoe

This week I’m playing with Shimmer Paint and Stampin’ Up! have brought 4 out in the Holiday Catalogue. My card today is a Christmas Card called Shimmery Mistletoe. It’s a little hard to see the Shimmer but it’s definitely there. Join me for my Live With Libby today to see more. Shimmery Mistletoe Live With Libby today Tips: Make sure you shake the Shimmer Paint well before use – ensure you can hear the ball in the bottom being shaken Keep… Read more »

Colour Challenge

This week for the Global Stamping Friends Blog Hop we’re doing a Colour Challenge using Call Me Clover which is a 2018 – 2020 In Color Colour Challenge – Call Me Clover Don’t forget you can make tones of colours by stamping in full strength, then stamp again and again if you want. This is called Generational Stamping and can help you use your colours more often. Colour Challenge Basics Cut card to 14.9 cm x 21 cm or 5 1/2″… Read more »