Woven Threads Sympathy card

Hello everyone. Unfortunately, I’ve had occasion to send out a few sympathy cards recently to friends that have sadly lost loved ones. Here’s one of my recent designs… Nobody likes to send or receive this type of card but a nice card at the right time can be a comfort. This sentiment from the Woven […]

Stampin’ For All Colour Challenge

Hello and welcome. Amanda Charlesworth set us a very bright colour challenge in her Stampin’ For All Facebook group this week with these 3 colours… Gorgeous Grape Melon Mambo Coastal Cabana And here’s the card I made using the Beauty Abound stamp set… It sure is bright!! I love the bubble stamps (or Bokeh dots?) […]

#simplestamping Sunday – Rooted In Nature card

Hello everyone. Today’s #simplestamping card has been inspired by a product in the new Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue that launches on 3 June 2020; I’ve already fallen in love with the Forever Greenery suite. One of the many perks of being an independent Stampin’ Up! demonstrator is that we get to buy some of the […]

Fun Fold Friday – featuring Mosaic Mood DSP

Hello, I hope you are well. I’m trying to do more fun fold cards and decided to do this one but I’m not sure what it’s called, so I’m calling it a 3 panel crossover card. Please do tell me if there’s a proper name for this style… And here’s what it looks like when […]

Soft Spring subtle sympathy card

Hello everyone. Today I’d like to show you a sympathy card I made for a technique challenge and to send to a dear friend… The lovely Tricia Smith set us a challenge in her Facebook Group to design our own inky background and to then use it on a project. I decided to use the […]

Whatever the weather… friendship card

Hello everyone. Today I’d like to share a clean and simple friendship card with you all… I’ve used the Under My Umbrella stamp set with Stazon ink to stamp the 2 sets of wellington boots onto Shimmery White card. I used Mango Melody and Poppy Parade inks to watercolour the boots. I also used Coastal […]

Lovely Lipstick pop out card

Hello everyone. Lovely Lipstick is one of the Stampin’ Up! 2018-2020 In Colors that will be retiring on 2 June 2020. I for one will be sad to see this bold colour go so I just had to use it for this card with the Dressed To Impress bundle… This card has this little surprise […]

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 […]

Friendship Hello

Hello everyone Once again I’m showcasing Stampin’ Up! products that are retiring soon. This time it’s the Praiseworthy Prose stamp set and the Hand-Lettered Prose dies and here’s my card… My card base is made from Whisper White Thick card measuring 21 x 14.5 cm, scored and folded on the long side at 10.5 cm […]