You do a great job…

Hello. It’s been a wee while since I made a masculine card so I got out my A Good Man stamp set and my Stampin’ Blends to create this card… I made a card base from Pool Party card measuring 21 x 14.5 cm, scored and folded on the long side at 10.5 cm. The […]

Bee Thankful card – 3 ways

Hello and thanks for joining me. Today I have 3 cards made with the 1 stamp and all coloured with Stampin’ Blends. I made one but couldn’t stop there so here’s all 3 I’ve made, so far… Isn’t that little bee so cute? For each card the image was stamped with Memento ink and the […]

Follow Your Art workshop makes

Hello. I recently took part in a papercraft workshop with my lovely Stampin’ Up! demonstrator and crafty friend Valerie using the fabulous new Follow Your Art suite. We wanted to show different techniques with colouring stamped images and the ladies in the workshop set about making their versions of these cards… The card above was […]

Bird Ballad Make & Take

Hello. Today I want to show you a Make & Take card that I completed at a Stampin’ Up! event in April using products from the Bird Ballad suite… This card has a Pool Party base measuring 21 x 14.5 cm, scored and folded on the long side at 10.5 cm. I then cut a […]

Relax Your Way!

Hello. As promised in yesterday’s blog post here’s another card created with the new A Good Man stamp set from Stampin’ Up!… This is way more colourful than yesterday’s card, isn’t it? But it’s still not too difficult to achieve. I started with a Pool Party card base measuring 21 x 14.5 cm, scored and […]

Touches of Texture – revisited

Hello,  back in February I did a whole series of Facebook posts (before I started blogging more regularly) using the very versatile Stampin’ Up! Touches of Texture stamp set.  Today I’ve decided to recreate one of the cards I made during that series but in a different colour, so here is my new version…. In […]

Glittery butterfly – featuring Stampin’ Up! Beautiful Day

My dear friend and fellow independent Stampin’ Up! demonstrator Valerie Broomfield (www.valerieshandmadegifts.co.uk) invited me to join her craft evening earlier this week. She regularly crafts with a group of ladies and teaches lots of techniques and shares her ideas with these lucky ladies.  This was my first time joining in, but won’t be my last! […]

Thinking of you card featuring Stampin’ Up! Serene Garden

Today’s project is a card made with the Serene Garden stamp set and Garden Scene framelits dies… If you buy the stamps and dies together as a bundle you save 10% on the cost of buying them separately. I used this set for my most recent blog hop but simply heat embossed the main corner […]

Hand Delivered Balloons

The Hand Delivered stamp set has really grown on me, I couldn’t see it at first, but it really is a fun set with so many possibilities.  Here’s my first card using the set… The main image is actually a combination of 3 stamps from the set; the balloons, the skirt & legs and then […]

Stampin’ Blends – back in stock

Hurrah!  All of the new colours of Stampin’ Blends are now available so we can add even more colour to our world. So, what’s so great about these pens then?  Well they are Stampin’ Up!’s premier alcohol markers.  They’re high quality, dual tip markers that now come in 22 exclusive Stampin’ Up! colours – each […]