To a Wild Rose – Grateful To Be Your Friend

To a Wild Rose – Grateful To Be Your Friend To a Wild Rose is one of my favourite stamp sets, and if you joined us for Stamp Club this month you would have received additional project tutorial ideas featuring this stamp set.  Learn more about subscribing to Stamp Club HERE. Today’s project we’re creating […]

This Little Piggy – She Believed She Could….

This Little Piggy – She Believed She Could…. It’s been a while since I’ve used the “This Little Piggy” stamp set.  There is so much you can do with the set.  The cute outline images give you endless possibilities with colouring either with Stampin’ Blends, Watercolour Pencils or our ink pad and reinkers. Supplies: Stamps […]

To a Wild Rose – Hello Friend

To a Wild Rose – Hello Friend Welcome to this weeks project tutorial, we’re featuring “To a Wild Rose” Stamp set from Stampin’ Up!   Supplies: Stamps – To a Wild Rose (149452) Ink – Early Espresso (147114), Whisper White (147277) Paper – Whisper White (106549),  Petal Pink (147009), Garden Green (108605), Early Espresso (121686) Other –Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430),  […]

How to make a Friendship Greeting Card

How to make a Friendship Greeting Card When I first saw the Wild Rose Stamp Set, I knew I just had to have it.  So today’s project we’re creating a fun Friendship greeting card using this set. Supplies: Stamps – To a Wild Rose (149452) Ink – Memento Black Ink (132708), Versamark (102283), Calypso Coral (147101), Petal […]

Butterfly Gala – Hello Beautiful

Butterfly Gala – Hello Beautiful Welcome back to our weekly project tutorials.  This week we have a quick and easy project for you featuring Butterfly Gala stamp set from Stampin’ Up!   Supplies: Stamps – Butterfly Gala (148580) Ink – Memento Black Ink (132708) Paper – Whisper White (106549),  Thick Whisper White CS (140490), Perennial Essence DSP (149100), Calypso […]

Butterfly Gala – A Little Note

Butterfly Gala – A Little Note I was reminiscing the good ol’ days and viewing some old project tutorials I had posted to my blog back in 2013 when I first began blogging.  I can across this project HERE . I’ve decided to recreate this card for this weeks project tutorial.  here’s a quick look […]

A little Note – Butterfly Gala

I just can’t get enough of the Butterfly Gala stamp set, the ideas keep flowing and I just have to share with you another project idea.  I do I want to share with you a strategy of mine of how I decide which stamp sets to purchase. As you know the catalogue 212 pages so […]

Easy alcohol marker colouring and blending

Easy alcohol marker colouring and blending It seems every time I’m hosting a card making class or even just talk to my friends who are crafters, I am always surprised at how scared crafters and card markers are of alcohol markers.  Today I thought I would walk you through my design process when I use […]

Stepping it Up with Eastern Beauty

The #1 thing that I hear, over and over again is this: “I am not creative”, “I am not artistic”, “I can’t come up with my own ideas”,  “I don’t know how to take an idea and make it my own”.  I recently wrote a blog post about it, “The Myth of Creativity” you can […]

Just a Little Note

Just a Little Note When I first started card making I wasn’t sold on Patterned Paper.  I thought it was a waste of money and space, plus I could achieve the same look and “wow” with just stamps and ink. That was until I attended my first Stampin’ Up! Convention, where we created a make […]

No Stamping Required

No Stamping Required Today’s we’re creating a greeting card the requires no stamping.  We’re using patterned paper and punches to create this project Supplies: Paper – Pear Pizzazz, Basic Black CS, Botanical Butterfly DSP Other –Butterfly Duet Punch, Basic Rhinestones Dimensions: Pear Pizzazz  CS – 8-1/4” x 5-7/8” (21 x 15cm) scored and fold at 4-1/8” (10.5cm) to […]

Easy Handmade Card for a Friend

Easy Handmade Card for a Friend For today’s project we’re creating an easy handmade card you can create for a friend featuring Stampin’ Up! Meant to Be Stamp Set   Supplies: Stamps – Meant To Be Ink – Memento Black Ink, Versamark Paper – Crumb Cake, Flirty Flamingo, Whisper White CS, All My Love DSP Other –Layering Ovals Framelits, […]

Make It Monday #14 Colour Blocking

Make It Monday #14 Colour Blocking Colour blocking is a quick and easy way to create cards with some great bold colours.  Once again I’m sharing with you this years new In-colours (Pineapple Punch, Lovely Lipstick, Grapefruit Grove, Blueberry Bushel and Call me Clover).  Check out another project using these colours HERE Click HERE to […]

Make It Monday #13 – “It’s A Beautiful Day”

Make It Monday #13 – “It’s A Beautiful Day” Today I’m sharing a quick and easy card ideas using “Love What You Do” stamp set and coordinating Pattern Paper. Click HERE to Download your free PDF Tutorial  Supplies: Stamps – Love What You Do Ink – Memento Black Ink, Rich Razzleberry, Old Olive Ink Paper […]

Weekend Challenge #3

Weekend Challenge #3 This week we have a sketch challenge.  I use to think sketches were hard, but after you’ve done a few they become quite easy and to be honest a sketch is now my go to for inspiration when I need a “Kickstart in my Creativity” How to Use a Sketch  Sketches are […]