Month: September 2017

A tiny card with a big meaning

As you know, I held a Charity Card Making Day earlier this month in aid of a local Milton Keynes Hospice. One of the options for the Create, Take and Donate Day was to make 20 cards. This was using the Soft Sayings Kit and then donating 10 of the cards made. I had a

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Month: September 2017

50th Birthday Card in Orange and Black

A few weekends ago, there was surprise 50th Birthday Party for a friend. As it was a big Birthday, it required a big card. The friend is a BIG fan of Tigger, so orange and black had to be the theme of the card.  Pumpkin Pie and Peekaboo Peach were the oranges I chose. I

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Month: September 2017

Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Number of Years

At last week’s Card & Cuppa class there was one decision that needed to be made by each attendee.  To grunge, or not to grunge… As you can see, there is a bit of a difference depending on your choice. What is great about this project is that you have to create the crisp and

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Month: September 2017

Swirly Bird for a Sister-in-Law

It was my Sister-in-Law’s Birthday last week.  As it had been a while since I’d used the fabulous Swirly Bird Stamp Set, I reached for it to make this card. The design is a suggested color combination of Berry Burst, Daffodil Delight and Pool Party, with a touch of silver too. One of my ‘go

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Month: September 2017

A Jar of Love for an Anniversary

My parents recently celebrated their Wedding Anniversary and I of course made them a card. I decided to make an elegant and stylih card with clean lines. Obviously I’ve used Jar of Love for the jar, but I reached for the strings from Balloon Celebration to create the Old Olive stems for the hearts.  I

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Month: September 2017

Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Bright Daisy Delight

At last week’s Card & Cuppa I finally got around to using the fabulous Daisy Delight Bundle. Here is the very bright project. I’ve teamed Rose Red and Pear Pizzazz with Lemon Lime Twist for a bright Daisy Delight project. The stems were first stamped in Pear Pizzazz with the additional larger leaves added too. 

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Month: September 2017

Colorful Seasons Birthday

Last week a good friend celebrated her Birthday. This friend is a fan of Stampin’ Up! and the colour purple mixed with Crumb Cake. Using these colours as my guide and the fact that they are a fan of the Colorful Seasons Bundle, here is the card I made. It’s a great autumnal card using

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Month: September 2017

Customer Thank You Cards – Paint Play

Another big ‘thank you’ to everyone who has purchased products from me recently.  I really appreciate every order. Here is the card my recent customers received. I used the Paint Play Stamp Set and combined it with the new In Colors for 2017.  This Stamp Set and the In Colors are a fabulous fun, bright

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Month: September 2017

Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Painted Harvest

At last week’s Card & Cuppa we used a brand new stamp set and matching punch from the Autumn/Winter Catalogue. It uses the Painted Harvest Stamp Set I showed you the other day.  However, this uses non sunflower colours to create a pretty project.  Some of the attendees even thought that it was a piece

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Month: September 2017

Birthday Card for my Stampin’ Up Mum

Being part of Stampin’ Up! is like having a very large extended family, and my Stampin’ Up! ‘Mum’ celebrated her Birthday recently. They are fan of butterflies and turquoise so here is the card I made. The wall was created by inking up the embossing folder with Crumb Cake and then running it through the

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