Month: October 2016

Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Totally Trees

Happy Monday. I hope you remembered to change your clocks this weekend! I can’t believe it is the last day of October already. In just a few months time we’ll be waving farewell to this year and welcoming in the next! Last week’s Card & Cuppa project was inspired by the autumnal changes I’ve been

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Month: October 2016

Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 2 Day 2

Week 2, Day 2 of the Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts series brings you the fourth card from Christmas Card Boot Camp. Using the Stitched With Cheer Stamp Set and the co-ordinating Holly Berry Builder Punch, along with the Triple Banner Punch and some Gold Metallic Thread, this card is fairly quick and easy to make.

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Month: October 2016

Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 2 Day 1

Welcome to Week 2 of Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts. This is another card from Christmas Card Boot Camp. This design uses the trees from the Stitched With Cheer Stamp Set and Emerald Envy Ink. All of the trees were mounted onto one block so that they could be stamped at the same time. One of

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Month: October 2016

Last week’s Card & Cuppa – Blooms & Wishes meets Gorgeous Grunge

Last week’s Card & Cuppa project was inspired by the Blooms & Bliss Designer Series Paper. This DSP is great as it goes through a range of colours from pinks and purples to blues and greens. I’ve used the blues and greens for this project. The colours are Sahara Sand, Island Indigo and Mint Macaron

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Month: October 2016

Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 1 Day 2

Welcome to Week 1, Day 2 of the Crafty Christmas Weekend Workout series. Yesterday I showed you the first card from Christmas Card Boot Camp, today I’m showing you the second project, another fairly quick and easy card. Once again, the project uses the Stitched With Cheer Stamp Set and is very quick and easy

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Month: October 2016

Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 1 Day 1

Welcome to the first Crafty Christmas Weekend Workout. Every Saturday and Sunday between now and Christmas I’ll be sharing festive projects with you. The aim is to allow you to crack your Christmas crafting in bitesize chunks so giving yourself some crafty weekend workouts. There will be Christmas cards, decorations, gift packaging and more so

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Month: October 2016

Customer Thank you cards – September

One of the best parts about being a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator is making cards and gifts for others. I particularly enjoy making thank you cards each month for my customers, like this one, that should have popped through the letterboxes of those who placed orders with me during September: This card uses the Touches of

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Month: October 2016

Last week’s Card & Cuppa – Hopeful Thoughts

Last week’s Card & Cuppa was a request from a regular attendee who asked for a Get Well card. Here is the card we made: This card was a mix of old and new. Old as I reached for my Hopeful Thoughts stamp set, one of the first stamp sets I obtained when I became

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Month: October 2016

Eclectic Touches of Texture

Last week I showed you a Birthday card for a regular Card & Cuppa attendee. I took the inspiration for that project from this Birthday card I made for my Sister-in-Law. As you can see, this one uses different colours and is more of a vintage look than the crisp monochrome look of the other project.

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Month: October 2016

Last week’s Card & Cuppa – Balloons and Bows

For last week’s Card & Cuppa we used a punch we hadn’t used before to make this card. We teamed the Bow Builder Punch with the Balloon Builder and Balloon Celebration Stamp Sets to make this pretty Birthday Card. We used the Blooms and Bliss Designer Series Paper to make the bow and three of

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