Today is a Cocktails kind of day!

Hello. Today’s card features even more heat embossing!! I think I need to give my heat tool a bit of a break. This time the heat embossing is in the background and there’s a whole lot going on in front of it… My card base is Whisper White Thick card measuring 21 x 14.5 cm, […]

Celebrating Sale-A-Bration

Hello, I hope you are well. As a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator, my favourite time of year is Sale-A-Bration, but it’s nearing the end! Well, who wouldn’t like free products? Certainly not this crafty Scot, lol. Before this awesome deal ends on 31 March 2020, I want to show you a few more projects using some […]

Happy New Year!

Hello and Happy New Year to you! I don’t really do New Year cards but I thought I should make this one for you. As I don’t have any New Year stamps I turned to my dies to create this card… The Hand-Lettered Prose dies make it easy to create a statement! And the coordinating […]

Stampin’ For All Sketch Challenge – Autumn & Winter week 12

Hello. I’m taking part in another sketch challenge over in the Stampin’ For All Facebook Group. Here’s the layout we were given on Monday… And here is my card… I’ve used the Around The Corner stamp set for all of my stamping on this card. I reckon this is quite an underrated set but is […]

White on White challenge

Hello and thanks for joining me. The lovely Tricia Smith of http://www.smithscraftycreations.com set a challenge in her Facebook group “Crafty Stampin’ Club – Smith’s Crafty Creations” for us to create projects using White on White. We are allowed to use colour stamping and embellishments though. One of the many reasons I love Stampin’ Up! products […]

Celebrate Your Day! featuring Hello Cupcake from Stampin’ Up!

Hello. As promised in yesterday’s blog post, here is another card I’ve made using a stamp set that is only available as a free product during Sale-A-Bration 2019 which ends tomorrow… How cute are those little scribbled flowers in the background? This isn’t a sheet of designer series paper, I simply stamped both flowers from […]

Quick and simple Congrats card

Hello. Today I’d like to share a quick card that I made to send to congratulate a friend… Sometimes we hear news that we want to congratulate someone on but we need to seize the moment. My lovely friend and Stampin’ Up! independent demonstrator Lisa of Little Owl’s Crafts recently promoted to ‘Silver’ so I […]

Highland Heather Congratulations card

Hello! I thought you might like to see this congratulations card I made for my friends’ wedding anniversary… I haven’t used the Detailed Floral Thinlits dies for ages so I decided to give them some overdue attention. My friends’ wedding colours included purple so Highland Heather was my first choice. I used Whisper White for […]

Silver Congrats

Hello and thank you for joining me today. I’d like to share with you the card that I made for my very talented team member and friend Elaine of Petal Pumpkins for her recent Stampin’ Up! promotion to our Silver level… Elaine is an absolute superstar and I’m so lucky and proud to have her […]

It’s nearly time to celebrate 2019!

New Year is nearly here so I thought I’d make a card to celebrate! This card uses one of the Silver Foil Edged Cards & Envelopes that are in the 2018 Autumn/Winter catalogue. The good news is that these are not disappearing from 3rd January 2019 and will still be available until at least the […]