Nice and natural thank you card

Hello everyone. It’s been a little while since I’ve been able to take part in the challenges in Amanda Charlesworth’s Facebook Group “Stampin’ For All” When I saw the Sketch Challenge set by Ian Potter in the group on Monday I knew it was time to take part again… I really liked the look of […]

Dashing Deer meets Wrapped In Plaid

Hello and thanks for joining me. I love the tartan designs in the Wrapped In Plaid speciality designer series paper but the designs on the other side of the papers are equally beautiful. I’ve chosen one of them for today’s card… This stag pattern reminded me of the Dashing Deer stamp set and the coordinating […]

Super Simple Feels Like Frost card

Hello. Today’s card is possibly one of the easiest cards I’ve ever made. The Feels Like Frost designer series paper has beautiful photographic images on one side and super shiny silver foil and white designs on the other sides. There are a total of 12 double sided designs in the pack and you get 4 […]

It’s Your Day!

Hello. Yesterday was my lovely friend Fiona’s birthday and I just had to make her a card using her favourite colour purple… It also gave me an excuse to use 2 new stamp sets that I bought in the recent Stampin’ Up! 24 hour sale; Around The Corner and Crackle Paint. I love a bargain. […]

Hello shimmer card

Hello to you. This card was so much fun to make and for once I didn’t get too messy, lol. My top layer is watercolour paper that measures 13 x 9 cm. I sprayed it with water and then pressed one of my stamp blocks onto my Balmy Blue ink pad then smooshed it onto […]

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 […]

Combining Stampin’ Up! and Sea Glass for Christmas

Hello. For those of you that don’t know me, I live right on the East Lothian coastline (just a few miles from Edinburgh). One of the best local places for finding good quality sea glass in abundance, is literally a stones throw from my house. I’ve collected quite a bit of it over the years […]

Christmas Greetings with Let It Snow designer series paper

Hello. As promised in my post yesterday here’s another card using the lovely Let It Snow speciality designer series paper but without a single snowman in sight… The paper is chose from the pack is Pool Party with a snow design. So I made a card base from Whisper White card measuring 21 x 14.5 […]

Stepping away from the Snowman Season stamps!

Hello. If you’ve read many of my blog posts recently you will have realised that I am totally in love with the Snowman Season stamp set and the Snowman builder punch. So I’ve challenged myself to make some Christmas cards without them, but still using the Let It Snow speciality designer series paper. Here’s my […]

Sketch challenge featuring Daisy Lane

Hello, I hope you are well. Today’s card was made for the sketch challenge set by Ian Potter in the Stampin’ For All Facebook group using this layout… I decided to use the Garden Lane designer series paper and the Daisy Lane stamp set and punch and came up with this… I made a card […]