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Card for Dad

Earlier this month I ran a Papercrafting Class that introduced the ‘In Color’ collection for 2017-2019. The card I’m showing you today is the one that concentrated on Tranquil Tide. This is a dark green that I’ve teamed with colours suggested by Stampin’ Up! of Calypso Coral, Crushed Curry, Cajun Craze and Very Vanilla.  You

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Saying Hello – In Color 2017-2019 Tranquil Tide

You’ve said ‘hello’ to Berry Burst, Fresh Fig, Lemon Lime Twist and Powder Pink.  Today is the final reveal of the new In Color 2017-2019 collection. Say hello to Tranquil Tide. A really versatile colour that works with both greens and blues. This colour will be great for many different projects, from feminine to masculine.

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Saying Hello – In Color 2017-2019 Powder Pink

Here is the penulitmate reveal the new In Color 2017-2019 collection. We’ve already met Berry Burst, Fresh Fig and Lemon Lime Twist.  So today we say hello to Powder Pink. This is a pale pink that is closest in colour to Pink Pirouette and Blushing Bride.  It’s a softer colour that will work well with

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Saying Hello – In Color 2017-2019 Lemon Lime Twist

Here is the third reveal of the new In Color 2017-2019 collection. After Berry Burst and Fresh Fig, today we say hello to Lemon Lime Twist. This zingy colour will be great for so many projects, from adding an accent colour or on its own. If you’d like to have a chance to use this

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Saying Hello – In Color 2017-2019 Fresh Fig

Are you ready for the second reveal of the new In Color 2017-2019 collection? After introducing you Berry Burst yesterday, today we say hello to Fresh Fig. This is a great deep purple tone and I can see me reaching for it quite a lot. Once again I created a monochrome card to show off

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Saying Hello – In Color 2017-2019 Berry Burst

Two weeks tomorrow is when the brand new Annual Catalogue launches. Yippee! So, today is exciting as I’m sharing the first of the new In Color 2017-2019 collection with you. Every year Stampin’ Up! introduce 5 new colours to the range.  These are on trend and are only with us for two years. To ensure

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – One for the DSP Hoarders

Happy Monday!  I hope you’ve had a good weekend. I’ve a question for you.  Who can’t bear to cut into their DSP and sits there stroking it instead?  Come on, own up! Well, for all you DSP hoarders, last week’s Card & Cuppa project is perfect for you. Isn’t it fun?  It uses the Blooms

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Birthday Blooms and sepia tones

Last week’s Card & Cuppa class was the first after my relaxing week in Cyprus. Here is the project we made. It reminds me of old photographs with sepia tones. We began by stamping the large flower image and sentiment from the Birthday Blooms Stamp Set in Early Espresso. By using Watercolor Pencils in Whisper

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Pink and Purple Garden in Bloom

How pretty is this bright scene of flowers?  This is a simple yet effective card using the very versatile Garden in Bloom Stamp Set. The recipient was one of my Card & Cuppa attendees who recently celebrated their Birthday. Using a combination of Rose Red, Flirty Flamingo and Perfect Plum I created this pink and

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May Flowers for an April Birthday

A friend (and Stampin’ Up! fan) celebrated their Birthday last week, so I obviously made them a card. Although their Birthday was in April, I chose the May Flowers Framelits Dies to create this project. I began by creating a wall using the Brick Wall Embossing Folder.  To achieve this  look, I gently rubbed the

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