Nature

Today’s Freshly Brewed Blog Hop is to do with Nature. So hop along with everyone and be inspired. Nature For this post, I have gone back to a favourite, Petal Palette and petals and More Thinlit Dies. I’ve actually CASEd the catalogue, check out page 119 to see the catalogue photo. I have added my own touches to it. The card I have used s Whisper White, Pool Party, Crumb Cake, Calypso Coral and Mossy Meadow. Basic Pearl Jewels are coloured with… Read more »

Sentiments & Punches Tips

I did an impromptu Live With Libby yesterday with Sentiments and Punches Tips. I share tips on the following: Choosing an appropriate punch for a sentiment Colouring ribbon Different ways to use Designer Series Paper on a card Easily attaching a sentiment and doily at the same time Sentiments and Punches Tips I shared this card a short while back and offered a FREE written tutorial, you can see the post here and of course, download the tutorial or you can watch… Read more »

Easy Squash Card

This would be a great card for Mother’s Day or any other special person in your life. It’s an Easy Squash Card and could be easily made into a masculine type card as well. Easy Squash Card My apologies for the gloomy video however the evening crept up on me after a busy day out volunteering and grocery shopping. I hope you enjoy the video. Don’t forget to subscribe and give me a thumbs up as you watch, I really appreciate… 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 »

Bird Banter WWYS 161

It’s Sunday and after cleaning my craft room from the painters being her, it’s time to get back into challenges. Today it’s Bird Banter WWYS 161. Now this is quite a quirky stamp set but very cute. Here’s the set: Don’t you just love the mix of birds in this set? They’re great to colour. You could use: Watercolor Paper and an Aqua Painter with Re-inkers Any of the white card with a Blender pen and ink Watercolor Pencils to colour… Read more »

More Springtime Foils Colouring Ideas

Sale-A-Bration is almost over however, there’s still time. Today’s video is an edited Live with Libby and show cases More Springtime Foils Colouring Ideas. I’ve had so much fun with this D.S.P. I’m sure you will too. It’s one of over 30 choices of product available FREE with an A$90 order. The order can be made up from Annual or Occasions Catalogue products or even Clearance Rack products or any combination of these so long as the total is $90… Read more »

More Springtime Foils Colouring Ideas

Last Monday I shared a card which featured Springtime Foils Designer Series Paper. I’d coloured the elements on the card front with Stampin’ Blends. So, today I feature Colouring Springtime Foils in a video. Photos don’t ever seem to do products justice. This beautiful Designer Series Paper is more a card weight and is 12″ x 12″ or 30.5 cm x 30.5 cm. The white base has silver, gold and copper embossed images on it. The paper seems to have a… Read more »

More Springtime Foils Colouring Ideas

Today we have a wonderful blog hop for you Last Call for Sale-a-Bration. Check out all the great inspiration below in the link list and make sure you leave a comment – we love comments. Last Call for Sale-a-Bration Card I’ve used Springtime Foils Specialty Designer Series paper on this card along with Stampin’ Blends. This beautiful paper is more a card weight than paper and is just wonderful to work with. Here are a few ideas: Scrapbook Page Cards Tags… Read more »

Heartfelt Blooms

The Latte Girls are using the gorgeous Heartfelt Blooms stamp set from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure. The Heartfelt Blooms  is a new type of stamp set from Stampin’ Up! and forms part of their Distinktive range which lays down the ink at different opacities giving the finished image more depth. You just need to ink the surface of the stamp, lightly to give a perfect photographic image. Please enjoy the inspiration the Latte Girls bring to you with the Heartfelt Blooms stamp set…. Read more »

Hanging Garden GDP 126

Today I’m participating in the Global Design Project challenge with my Hanging Garden GDP 126. It’s a design challenge this week. Make sure you visit their blog and see the amazing inspiration from the Design Team and the other challenge participants. Hanging Garden GDP 126 – here’s my interpretation   I’ve used Pool Party card and ink to make a tonal background. The Burlap Ribbon had some cut off before I fringed it. Not wanting to waste the threads I’d taken… Read more »