So, would you like to see some items made with product from the new Occasions Catalogue and FREE product from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure? I hope you said YES!!! This is quite a long post with lots of photos so I hope you stay to the end as there could be a surprise. I’ll start with three cards I have made.   This is the outside of an Envelope Fold Card which is one of the techniques for next month –… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Blog Hop using Watercolor Pencils Can you believe it? Our first Blog Hop for 2017!! Amazing and we celebrate with a new Occasions Catalogue and a Sale-A-Bration Brochure!! Too many good things. Welcome to 2017 and weekly Blog Hops from The Latte Girls Team. These posts will go live every Wednesday at 5pm (AEDT) and I hope you join us as we share inspiration on a theme each week. This week we are using one of my NEW… Read more »

This is the last of the Tip Thursday’s not just for 2016 but probably forever. I will be loading Videos more often in 2017, so I hope you join me then. In order to do that click on the banner below and follow the instructions on the banner. (Clicking will open YouTube in a separate window) So today’s video shows you how to use Decorative Masks for Embossing and Debossing using your Silicon Craft Sheet and your Big Shot. Here’s the… Read more »

So, today’s tip is about water colouring on Stampin’ Up!s watercolor paper with a spritzer and inks. I had a lot of fun making this card and the technique is very easy. Now here’s the card without the spritzing and no layers. An easy card to use as a Make and Take at a workshop. This set teams nicely with Awesomely Artistic and I used the dragonfly from that set to stamp inside the card and on the front and… Read more »

Today’s Tip Thursday is a really cool tip which allows you to use both sides of some of your favourite photopolymer stamps. So I really hope you give it a try.   This is the card and for those of you who use metric here’s what you need to know Very Vanilla card is half A4  21cm x 14.8cm) scored at 10.5cm Layer 1 is 7.5cm x 10.2cm Layer 2 is 7.2cm x 9.9cm Layer 3 (Gold) is 6.9cm x… Read more »

No Christmas project today but another of the Slider Cards we made in my last Technique Class which the ladies absolutely loved. These cards are such fun to make for someone special. They’re not as difficult as you think. Now, wasn’t that easy? We made 3 different cards in the class and I’ve already shared 2 of them and today’s is the last. We used Pool Party as the card base and then a panel of Crushed Curry – sort… Read more »

Here’s another of the Spinner cards we made in the technique class early this month. If you’d like to know more about my technique classes, please contact me. This one is a bit of fun with the shooting star spinning across the arch. Shooting Star Clear-Mount Bundle  #142350  A$68.25  or Shooting Star Wood-Mount Bundle  #142349 for A$80.00 Bundle and save! Buy these two coordinating products and save 10%. Shoot for the moon—even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars! This… 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 »

Each month I hold a Scrapbook class where you can come along and make a double page layout. I give you the materials and it’s up to you whether you make your layout the same as mine or you put it together in your own style. My inks, stamps, punches, big shot and framelits and thinlit dies are all at your disposal should you want something a bit different. This is November’s double page layout which is a bit different… Read more »

Today I’m going to show you how I used Stampin’ Up!’s Thick Whisper White Card to make a Note and Pencil Box all in one. Now this would make a lovely gift, especially for busy people who like to keep their post – it or note cubes together with a pen for quick notes and access. You could even add a yearly calendar to the front instead of the sentiment or image. Watch the video or scroll down for the… Read more »