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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Punch Art card for Easter or Spring

I hope you’re enjoying the Easter Bank Holiday Weekend. At last week’s Card & Cuppa classes, we made this bright punch art card for Easter or Spring. I’d seen other punch art daffodils on Pinterest but they were made with 5 petal punches.  As daffodils have 6 petals these versions were bothering me, so I

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Fun with Stampin’ Up! at OnStage Live in Amsterdam

I’ve just returned from a Stampin’ Up! Event, OnStage Live in Amsterdam.  An event where a group of 800+ Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators from across Europe joined together. An important part of these events is sharing inspiration, and we achieve this by swapping ideas.  Each person makes multiples of the same design and then swaps their

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Timeless Textures

At last week’s Card & Cuppa class we used Stampin’ Write Markers in several different ways. We inked up the stem of flowers image from the Touches of Texture Stamp Set using Stampin’ Write Markers.  This allows you to put the ink exactly where you want on the image.  Before you stamp onto the cardstock,

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Customer Birthday – Grateful Bunch

A lady who has recently joined my Card & Cuppa classes had their Birthday last week, so I obviously made her a card. It uses the Grateful Bunch Stamp set and Bunch of Blossoms Punch. I’ve then used Watercolor Pencils to colour the images. Do you ever get those moments when you wonder why something

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Kinda Eclectic suitable for Mum

As it was Mothering Sunday yesterday, for last week’s Card & Cuppa I designed a project suitable for Mum. The purple project uses the fabulous Kinda Eclectic Stamp Set from the Annual Catalogue. Firstly, we masked a section of the background using strips of card secured with Washi Tape and sponge daubered between them.  Leaving

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Hey, Chick

Happy Monday! At last week’s Card & Cuppa I used a SAB Stamp Set that I hadn’t shown much love to called ‘Hey, Chick’. Here is the project: How cute it this?  I love how the chicken on the fence is looking inquisitively at you! This project took a little bit of pre-work to make

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High Tide Class Project

Last week was my Papercrafting: High Tide Class where each attendee made 6 cards using the High Tide Stamp Set. Here is one of the High Tide Class projects: I love the simplicity of this any occasion card, it’s certainly a ‘less is more’ project. Using an Aqua Painter on Watercolor Paper creates the misty

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Dragonfly Dreams creates a buzz

Last week’s Card & Cuppa was a hive of activity with 7 attendees creating the following project: Even though I don’t take the Big Shot to Card & Cuppa classes, we still used an Embossing Folder and Framelit.  You don’t have to have a Big Shot to use dies and embossing folders. To create the

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Lift Me Up

I hope you all had a good weekend and are ready for the week ahead. Last week at Card & Cuppa we made this card that was inspired by a project in the Spring/Summer Catalogue. I made a few changes to the one in the Catalogue as I used a larger card base and left

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Crafty Christmas Weekend Workouts – Week 7 Day 2

Today’s Crafty Christmas Weekend Workout is a project we made at a recent class using the Lovely As a Tree Stamp Set. It’s a card that would be great for several ocassions, including Christmas. In fact, I think something similar to this design may end up being the Christmas Card from Chez Hippofrog this year!

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