Kids Craft – Santa’s Workshop

Kids Craft – Santa’s Workshop My 4 yr old daughter LOVES to craft.  Every afternoon after kindy the first thing she wants to do is make a card.  I love it how she is so interested in what I do, and wants to create alongside me.  In today’s post I’m sharing with you a quick […]

Limited Time Only – Snowflake Showcase

  Currently it’s 46°C here in outback Australia not quite sure what happened to spring, but summer sure is here, some snow would be good right about now.  Wait!….. it doesn’t snow in Western QLD (bummer).  The new Snowflake Showcase (limited time) will sure to cool things down this month. Snowflake Showcase includes the following […]

Quick & Easy Christmas Gift Tags

Quick & Easy Christmas Gift Tags It’s the week before Christmas and you’re wrapping gifts when you discover you need more gift tags! Here are two quick-and-easy tag ideas you can create in minutes! I first created my tag from a 2″ x 3″ piece of Whisper White Cardstock.  I’ve trimmed to corners on both […]

Quick & Festive Greeting Cards!

Quick & Festive Greeting Cards! With Christmas just a couple of weeks away, many of us are looking for inspiration and ideas for creating Christmas cards that are not only quick to create but also result in a stylish, festive greeting. Yes, quick and stylish can go hand in hand! Assembly-line card making is one […]

Non-Traditional Christmas Card

Non-Traditional Christmas Card Today’s card features the Watercolour Christmas Stamp Set  from the current Holiday Catalogue, and we’re using non-traditional colours.  The Watercolour Christmas stamp set has lots of word and element stamps that you can combine to create your own sentiment design. I stamped my greeting on vellum and embossed it with Gold Embossing Powder I love that it’s not too […]

Easy Christmas Card Making Ideas!

Easy Christmas Card Making Ideas! If you are looking for easy Christmas card making ideas you are in the right place today! I’ve got one that is super simple, really pretty AND easy to make. All you need is one (1) ink colour – I’ve used Versamark ink.  Some Gold Embossing Powder and your Layering […]

Are you on the list?  

Are you on the list?   Are you on the list?  And I don’t mean the naughty and nice list, like you might think.  Are you on my mailing list? If you ain’t, here is what you are about to miss…. My ever popular 12 Weeks of Christmas email program will be kicking off in two weeks!  […]

Carols of Christmas Early Release

Carols of Christmas Early Release Would you like to get your hands on product from the upcoming Holiday Catalogue? Stampin’ Up! have just released the new  Carols of Christmas bundle, which includes the Carols of Christmas stamp set and the Card Front Builder Thinlits Dies (when you buy the bundle, you get the products at a combined 10% off). […]

Salted Watercolour Gift Tag

This technique is completely different than anything we have done before… and that makes it particularly awesome! I used watercolours with salt, which creates a reaction that produces amazing effects. Salt is sprinkled on a wet wash and starts to gather the watercolour pigments. The wash has to be still wet but not too shiny. The […]

Christmas Treat Pouch

Looking for a quick and easy gift idea to give someone these holidays?  Today’s project is very simple and quick to mass produce, and it all starts with a 6″ x 6″ piece of Designer Paper.     Step 1:   Start with a 6″ x 6″ piece of Designer Series Paper Step 2:   […]

M&M Christmas Poem

Looking for a cute, simple, affordable, & meaningful gift for this holiday season? These M & M Christmas Poem Candy Jars are the perfect present!  If you haven’t heard of the M & M Christmas Poem, you’re in for a real treat – or whoever your gift giving to is in for one rather 😉 […]

The Ultimate Christmas Stocking

They might be the least expensive items in your stocking, and often they’re last-minute picks, but that doesn’t mean that stocking stuffers can’t be just as thoughtful as the other gifts.  Spare yourself the predictable sock packs (snooze), underwear (boring), and ho-hum candy, and instead, check our list (twice!) for special gift ideas to create […]

Putting up the Christmas Tree

We were going back home to visit family for Christmas and would be away for most of December and January.  So I thought why put up a Christmas Tree?  But at the same time, it’s Christmas and you can’t get into the Christmas Spirit without the Christmas Tree. This year would also be the first […]

For the Online Crafter

Save yourself countless hours of surfing the internet for information about products, techniques and project ideas – all the information you need is all in ONE place.  We offer a range of topic specific online classes to help YOU master a variety of different paper crafting techniques and skills. Our videos are to the point, offer […]

For the Avid Crafter

The Big Shot is a must have for any crafter, it cuts it scores it embosses and you will find yourself using it over and over its perfect for card making, memory keeping, awesome 3D projects and even for gift packaging. It is so easy to use and it makes intricate paper crafting projects quick, […]