InspireInk Blog Hop May 2020 – Sketch challenge

Hello everyone. Today I’m taking part in the InspireInk blog hop with my talented teammates. This month we’ve been given this sketch to follow… I decided to give the sketch a twist by turning it landscape and created this card… I really do like a monochrome card and for this one I used Basic Black […]

Trying the rubber band technique for a sketch challenge

Hello everyone. If you are a regular reader then you’ll know that I like a crafty challenge or two! I also love being inspired by my crafty colleagues and friends. That’s one of the best things about being a Stampin’ Up! independent demonstrator; we Inspire, Create and Share. Three of my fellow independent demonstrators recently […]

Quick and simple Tropical Oasis card

Hello everyone. It seems that I’m in a tropical mood with my projects just now. Maybe it’s wishful thinking, lol! My friend and team mate Elaine set a challenge in her WhatsApp group of crafty friends to create a card using squares so I had a quick go and created this little card… And here […]

Stampin’ For All Sketch Challenge – New Wonders

Hello everyone, I hope you are well. I’m taking part in the latest sketch challenge over in the Stampin’ For All Facebook Group and here’s the layout we’re following… I had to adapt my design a bit as I didn’t have a big enough circle die and I definitely couldn’t cut one to look as […]

Crafty Stamping Club – masculine theme

Hello Over in the “Crafty Stamping Club – Smiths Crafty Creations” Facebook group Tricia Smith’s current challenge to use all is to create a project with a masculine feel to it. Many people seem to struggle with masculine cards but Stampin’ Up! have so many suitable products that all we need is a little bit […]

Stampin For All Sketch Challenge – Bee mine!

Hello everyone. I’m joining in with the sketch challenge set by Ian Potter over in the Stampin For All Facebook Group… I thought this layout would be lovely for a Valentine’s card but I’m so in love with the Golden Honey speciality designer series paper that I had to use it again. In fact this […]

Stamp your own designer series paper challenge

Hello everyone. The lovely Tricia Smith has set us yet another challenge in her ‘Crafty Stamping Club – Smiths Crafty Creations’ Facebook Group. This time she’s invited us to create our very own designer series paper. Here’s what I stamped… …and I didn’t even use all of my green ink pads, lol. I cut a […]

Purple Posy card for a sketch challenge

Hello everyone. Once again, I joined in with Tricia Smith’s challenge over in her Facebook Group ‘Crafty Stamping Club – Smiths Crafty Creations’ Here’s the sketch she gave us to work with this week… I decide to be a bit of rebel and replaced the heart with a Pearlized Doily… My card base is a […]

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 […]