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Bright Birthday Flower

What better way to celebrate during a dull February than with a bright Birthday flower. It is a Birthday card for one of my regular class attendees. I don’t know about you, but I’ve fallen head over heels for Stampin’ Blends, I’m also rather smitten with the Petal Passion DSP.  The two together make a

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Beautiful Peacock

At last week’s Card & Cuppa classes we made this beautiful peacock card using the stamp set of the same name. This is a FREE SAB Stamp Set that is available until the end of March (while stocks last). With a stamp set like this, the combination of Bermuda Bay, Island Indigo, Emerald Envy and

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Bubble Over

For our second Card & Cuppa session of the year, I decided to design a card with a more masculine feel. This is the Bubble Over Stamp Set from the new Spring/Summer Catalogue.  It has matching dies too. My inspiration for this project was from a bottle of beer my husband was drinking.  So, I

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Picture Perfect Birthday

It was the Birthday of one of my regular class attendees this week so a card was definitely in order. I reached for the perfect Birthday stamp set from the new Spring/Summer Catalogue, Picture Perfect Birthday. The dotty background is from a Memories & More Card Pack.  I’m running a class on making cards using

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Turning 12

Over the past few weeks both my Nephew and ‘honorary’ Nephew had Birthdays. As they were turning 12, I made them both bright and cheery cards. I’ve used Lemon Lime Twist with Emerald Envy as the colour palette with Number of Years as the ’12’. I find this stamp set more and more useful every

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Lift Me Up and Decorative Masks

Last week’s Card & Cuppa project was the final regular card of the year before we start on Christmas cards. There was a collective ‘ooooh’ when I revealed this card, a good sign! The cloud Decorative Mask, White Inkpad and Sponge Dauber created the lovely subtle clouds onto the Marina Mist sky and the Dapper

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Shades of Blue

When I first saw the project on Page 143 of the Annual Catalogue I knew I wanted make my own version. I had the perfect ocassion last week as it was my Mum’s Birthday. For the colours I decided not to use the neutral palette, I opted for shades of blue instead. Night of Navy,

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A card for a young artist

My Niece recently celebrated her Birthday.  As she is a very talented young artist, I just had to make her a card with an arty theme. I used Painter’s Palette and Crafting Forever Stamp Sets to create this artistic collage.  The sentiment is from Number of Years. The main colours are Crumb Cake, Pool Party,

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Flower Shop meets Bunch of Blossoms

Happy Monday! At last week’s Card & Cuppa class we created a pretty Birthday Card using the Neutral colour family. My inspiration for this project came from flicking through the Annual Catalogue.  When I reached Page 97 I saw a layout I liked and set about changing the stamp sets and colours. Using the Watercolor

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Turning Three

The son of a good friend turned three recently. When I asked my friend what things their son would like for their Birthday I was plunged into a world of characters I’d never heard of! Making the card however, found me on much more familiar ground. I reached for the Number of Years Stamp Set,

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