Handmade Thinking of You Card

Handmade Thinking of You Card Today I’m sharing a current favourite of mine, a handmade Thinking of You Card.  Before we move on let’s chat about the stamp set really quick. I am using Butterfly Gala stamp set from Stampin’ up!   I LOVE this stamp set and coordinating punch, and I’ve also paired this project […]

The Shelli Kit from Paper Pumpkin

The Shelli Kit from Paper Pumpkin One of Stampin’ Up!’s goals is to surprise and delight you with fun, new creative experiences. And I think you’re going to absolutely love what Stampin’ Up! have up our sleeve this fall. Shelli Gardner, board chair and cofounder of Stampin’ Up!, has partnered with Paper Pumpkin to create […]

Everything is Rosy Product Medley

Everything is Rosy Product Medley Are you ready for a ray of sunshine in your life?  Because the Everything Rosey Product Medley is here!  This exclusive, limited-time collection of coordinating, petal-packed products has everything you need to let your creativity bloom. What is a product Medley? Stampin’ Up! are trying something new, and this the […]

Detailed with Love

Detailed with Love This weeks project featuring multiple different returning favourites.  Let’s take a look: Supplies: Stamps – Detailed with Love (146606) Ink – Rich Razzleberry (119981) Paper – Rich Razzleberry (119981), Grapefruit Grove (146995), Very Vanilla (106550) cardstock, Delightfully Detailed Laser Cut Paper (146907), Delightfully Detailed Note Cards (146911) Other –Faceted Dots (146910), Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430), Gold Mini Sequins […]

Last Chance Products

Select products from the 2019 occasions catalogue and 2018–2019 annual catalogue are retiring—and this is the last chance for you to get them! View the Annual Catagloue Retiring list – HERE View the Occasions Catalogue Retiring list – HERE What You Need To Know Everything on THESE LISTS is retiring from Stampin’ Up!  All of […]

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 […]

Stampin’ Blends – Two-Shade Blending Tips

Stampin’ Blends – Two-Shade Blending Tips Previously I shared with you practice sheets and basic blending with your Stampin’ Blends, if you missed it you can read it HERE.   Today, we’re utilising the Blending Basic technique of “Flicking” and creating a project using 2 colours.  I buy my markers in sets of two (a light […]

Stampin’ Blends – Blending Basics

Stampin’ Blends – Blending Basics Previously I share with you “9 Stampin’ Blend Crafting Hacks” and storage solutions for your Stampin’ Blends, if you missed you can read it HERE There are various ways to add ink to paper.  The two most common ways are circling and flicking.  Each technique produces a particular appearance, and […]

Quick and Easy Birthday Greeting Card

Quick and Easy Birthday Greeting Card I don’t know about you but there are plenty of times I need a quick and easy birthday card to send out to a friend or loved one.  Take a look:   Supplies: Stamps – Balloon Celebrations Ink – Pool Party, Powder Pink, Black Memento Ink Paper – Whisper White Thick CS, Whisper […]

Need Ideas to Organise Your Craft Space?

Whether you have an entire room or a small corner in your home for stamping, your creative space should be tailored to you.  Introducing Stampin’ Up! new product line, Storage by Stampin’ Up!, provides you with modular storage solutions that let you organise and customise your space your way! Storage by Stampin’ Up! is designed […]

Stampin’ Blends Hacks, and Storage

Previously I share with you how to test your ink and cardstock with using Stampin’ Blends, if you missed it you can read it HERE. Today I have lots of information for you.  First I have “Stampin’ Blends” video showing clips of creative ways to use your Stampin’ Blend markers.  After that I have solutions […]

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 […]

Stampin’ Blends – Product Compatibility

Stampin’ Blends – Product Compatibility Previously I share with you my views on Copic Markers vs Stampin’ Blends you can read about it HERE.  To get the best results from your Stampin’ Blends, it’s vital to use the right inks and papers.  While I recommend Stamin’ Up! Whisper White cardstock and Memento Black Ink, and […]

Simple Masculine Birthday Card

Simple Masculine Birthday Card I won’t lie, making masculine cards scare me, I always seem to struggle with how and what to create.  That’s why this week I decided to set myself a challenge.  Setting a challenge lets me stretch my creativity to another level, and think outside the box.  As I shared during my […]