Month: November 2016

Last week’s Card & Cuppa – Owl Builder Punch

At last week’s Card & Cuppa session I decided to bring out the Owl Punch as we hadn’t used it before – apart from upside down to make an alien card! I was asked by one of my attendees to create a new baby card.  So, I chose this project which could have the greeting

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Month: November 2016

Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 6 Day 2

For today’s Crafty Christmas Weekend Workout I’m showing you the 8th and final project from Christmas Card Boot Camp.  All of the cards made used the Stitched With Cheer Stamp Set and the Holly Berry Builder Punch from the Autumn/Winter Catalogue. This design is really easy to produce multiple times as it includes a randomly

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Month: November 2016

Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 6 Day 1

This weekend’s Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts are the final two projects from Christmas Card Boot Camp.  We used the Stitched With Cheer Stamp Set and Hollly Berry Builder Punch from the Autumn/Winter Catalogue. I called this the ‘Christmas Jumper’ card due to the lovely knitted pattern down the front.  Do you like the buttons I

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Month: November 2016

Female family Birthdays

It was a flurry of female family Birthdays earlier this month with both my Mum and my Niece celebrating theirs.  I obviously made them cards. I used the Penned & Painted Stamp Set to create the same design, but used different colours and card orientation. Here they are: The pink one uses Pink Pirouette, Flirty

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Month: November 2016

Flash Sale: 21-28 November

Normally on a Monday I would show you the Card & Cuppa project from the previous week. As I was away last week, we didn’t have any sessions, so this week I get to share some fabulous offers with you. From today until 28th November, Stampin’ Up! are holding a Flash Sale where you can

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Month: November 2016

Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 5 Day 2

Today’s Crafty Christmas Weekend Workout is about another great Christmas kit from the Autumn/Winter Catalogue. It’s a Christmas Card Kit containing all the items to make 18 beautiful handstitched cards (6 each of 3 designs). The kit contains all of the theads you need including card bases, die cut shapes, embellishments, envelopes, envelope liners, needles,

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Month: November 2016

Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 5 Day 1

This weekend’s Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts are all about kits in the Autumn/Winter Catalogue. Today I’m showing you a fabulous set of decorations.  These would make a great table centrepiece or look lovely in a window or on a mantlepiece. The kit contains three pre-cut trees (2 27.9cm tall and one 33cm tall) in two

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Month: November 2016

Last week’s Card & Cuppa – Affectionately Yours Suite

Happy Monday! For last Monday’s Card & Cuppa class we made the following card which was extremely well co-ordinated. I took inspiration from the Afffectionately Yours Speciality Designer Series Paper to choose the colours and stamps for this project. Rather than sitting there stroking the paper, I decided that it needed to be used! The

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Month: November 2016

Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 4 Day 2

The second of this weekend’s Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts is another card from Christmas Card Boot Camp.  This one is all about Christmas trees. It’s always fun to using stamps for something different to their intended use, so here is a tree of trees! To create this the easiest place to start is the bottom

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Month: November 2016

Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 4 Day 1

Welcome to Week 4 of Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts. This week we’re heading back to Christmas Card Boot Camp with this project. This project uses the Stitched With Cheer Stamp Set and coordinating Holly Berry Builder Punch. Each card uses 6 holly leaves, that’s 48 for all 8 cards! Due to this, a handy tip

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