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BYO Stamps – Pretty Trio using Lovely You

The second project from my recent BYO Stamps ZOOM Class was this pretty trio. Once again Soft Sea Foam and Mint Macaron provide the basecard and layer, with Mint Macron stamping for the leaves. The leaves are stamped multiple times and just off the edge to give some extra interest. My additional colour for this

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BYO Stamps – Field of Flowers Stamp Set with Butterflies

At last week’s BYO Stamps ZOOM session, I designed three cards all with a Soft Sea Foam Base Card and Mint Macaron Layer. Every card had a floral theme and the first one uses the Field of Flowers Stamp Set with Butterflies. My stamping is in Mint Macaron and Seaside Spray. I don’t think I’ve

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Last Week’s Card & (Your) Cuppa – Still inspired by Wimbledon

Every year I create a card inspired by the Wimbledon tennis tournament. As the championships have been cancelled due to the pandemic, last week’s Card & (Your) Cuppa project is still inspired by Wimbledon. Every year I usually get groans from the attendees as some of them don’t like tennis. However, as I always explain,

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In Color Introduction Class – Misty Moonlight

I think you’ll agree this Misty Moonlight project is whaley great! Isn’t he cute? This project is one of six from my recent ‘In Color’ Introduction Class. A colour combination of Misty Moonlight, Balmy Blue, Soft Sea Foam and Purple Posy work well together. I couldn’t not include Soft Sea Foam as part of this

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In Color Introduction Class – Cinnamon Cider

At my annual ‘In Color’ Introduction Class, each new colour has a project dedicated to it. This is the project for Cinnamon Cider. It’s a more masculine project and just uses Cinnamon Cider, Early Espresso and Crumb Cake. As well as the new colours, we use new products too. The fabulous Old World Paper Embossing

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In Color Introduction Class – Just Jade

Here is the Just Jade project from my recent In Color Introduction Class. Just Jade is one of the new In Colors from the new Annual Catalogue. This is a quick and simple project. It uses the new Tasteful Textile Embossing Folder to give a beautiful background in Just Jade. A circle in Calypso Coral

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Highlighting the Ornate Style Stamp Set

Whoops! Another project using the Ornate Garden Suite. I told you I couldn’t put it down! It’s a great suite from the new Annual Catalogue. Here I’m highlighting part of the Ornate Style Stamp Set with Stampin’ Blends. The base of this project is Purple Posy and Highland Heather. Corners are rounded with the Detailed

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BYO Stamps – Stripes from the Waterfront Stamp Set

How is it July already? Where has the year gone? For my recent BYO Stamps class, all of the projects used the same stamp set. Today, I’m sharing how we made stripes from the Waterfront Stamp Set. This is similar to a project I made previously, just with different colours. I like monochrome projects, but

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BYO Stamps – Waterfront Scene

Last week I held another of my fortnightly BYO Stamps classes. All of the attendees had the Waterfront Stamp Set from the Annual Catalogue, and were after some ideas of how to use it. So, I began by creating this serene waterfront scene. My colours are from the Subtles collection and the project is similar

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Last Week’s Card & (Your) Cuppa – Playing with New Punches

For last week’s Card & (Your) Cuppa project, I reached for some of my new punches from the Annual Catalogue. This project uses a combination of Crumb Cake, Pool Party, Crushed Curry and Whisper White. As it uses a few items several times, the attendees were able to combine their pieces in lots of different

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