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Guiding Card Making – Butterflies

Last month I was invited to a Guiding event to teach the ladies how to make two cards. Here is one of the projects. This is a project from last year’s Charity Card Making Day that I chose to revisit. It uses leaves from various stamp sets in shades of green. The butterflies are from

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Revisiting Eastern Beauty

For last week’s Card & Cuppa I chose to use a Stamp Set that we hadn’t used for a very long time. As we were revisiting Eastern Beauty, I also revisited a similar project I’d made previously too. I changed the colours slightly using Berry Burst, Powder Pink and Pool Party and set the project

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Inspired by Southwold and Lake District

Today I’m sharing the final two projects from my recent Waterfront Class. All of the projects have been based on places I’ve been to and the final two are in the UK. These projects are inspired by Southwold and Lake District. Our first project is Southwold. I’ve been to Southwold several times and it has

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Inspired by Canada and Dots

Due to the Bank Holiday, there wasn’t a new Card & Cuppa project for last week, the ladies who had their class cancelled due to snow finally got to make THIS project. In light of this, I’m sharing some more projects from my recent Waterfront Stamp Set class instead. Here are the next two, again

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Inspired by Maldives and St Lucia

As soon as I saw the Waterfront Stamp Set in the Spring/Summer Catalogue, I was smitten. It appears my class attendees were too as they asked for a class on it. This class has recently taken place and all of the projects are inspired by places I’ve visited and are named accordingly. I’m going to

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Watercolor Wings for Spring

For last week’s Card & Cuppa I moved away from Sponge Daubers and Brayers and made this spring colours project. This bright and sunny project uses various shades of orange and yellow, with red highlights. To begin, we created the mask for the Garden in Bloom Stamp Set background by folding a piece of Grid

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Colourful Dragonflies

If you saw last week’s Card & Cuppa project, you’ll know about the SAB Springtime Foils DSP. At my most recent Stamp-a-Stack class, I just had to design a project using it. This no stamping project uses Sponge Daubers and ink pads to colour the dotty piece of DSP. As the DSP is glossy, it

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Lots of Lavender at Stamp-a-Stack

Here is another project from a recent Stamp-a-Stack Class where every card used items from the Spring/Summer Catalogue and Sale-a-Bration. This project uses the fabulous Lots of Lavender Stamp Set and is very clean and simple. It takes full advantage of the the infill stamps and they help pull this project together really quickly. I

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Petal Passion in Pink and Black

Today I’m going to share a project from my most recent Stamp-a-Stack Class.  Those of you who know me will probably be a bit surprised at my choice of main colour! Yes, that’s right, pink! I’m not a fan of the colour pink myself, but that doesn’t stop me from using it for someone who

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Last week’s Card & Cuppa – Purple Falling Flowers

At last week’s Card & Cuppa I decided to use products from the Annual Catalogue and reached for Falling Flowers. This card is similar to this one I made, it’s my interpretation of the picture on Page 143 of the AC. I chose Fresh Fig, Perfect Plum and Sweet Sugarplum to stamp the images from

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