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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Autumnal Diagonal Slash

Hope you are enjoying this Bank Holiday Monday and that the weather is being kind to you. Although it is August, it was rather autumnal when I was creating the project for last week’s Card & Cuppa. Here it is. It’s a diagonal slash card that we haven’t made for about a year, and will

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa for Children – Bob the Minion

At the previous week’s Card & Cuppa for Children session, I mentioned that a Minion might be putting in an appearance the following week. As the child was returning that week, this was met with a large smile along with information that Bob was their favourite! So, here’s Bob the Minion, Hippofrog Designs style! This

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Confetti Celebration

Happy Monday! For last week’s Card & Cuppa I designed a card suitable for both male and female Birthdays. Using a design from the Annual Catalogue for my inspiration, we made this almost identical project. A combination of Confetti Celebration Stamp Set, Night of Navy, Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist and Silver 1/8″ are used

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Rose Wonder Birthday

It was the Birthday of one of my regular class attendees earlier this week. This lovely lady hosted our recent Papercrafting Class and I took inspiration for her card from a plant I saw in her garden. In the garden was a lovely white rose growing up an arch.  It made me reach for the

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Marquetry meets Paper Piecing

Yesterday was my Father-in-Law’s Birthday and I hit a block with what card to make for him. I knew I wanted to use the Happy Birthday Thinlit and the Wood Textures DSP Stack, but that is as far as my creativity got. Then, my Husband and I had a lightbulb moment as my Father-in-Law used

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Icing on the Cake

For last week’s Card & Cuppa project, I reached for a brand new stamp set from the Annual Catalogue. Here is the project: This stamp set is called Icing on the Cake. I’m sorry to say that it didn’t instantly grab me as I looked through the new Catalogue.  I’ll happily admit that I love

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In Color Happy Birthday

This is the final project from the recent In Color Introduction Class. It’s a stamp-free card with a combination of all of the In Color 2017-19 colours and the fabulous new Happy Birthday Thinlit. We firstly cut the sentiment from a piece of Very Vanilla 10cm wide and put the ‘Happy Birthday’ to one side.

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Swirly Bird Birthday

As it was the Birthday of one of my regular class attendees a few weeks ago, I had to make her a card. Here is the Hardwood meets Swirly Bird Birthday card I made. This lovely lady is a fan of orange and I know she is a keen gardener too.  With that in mind,

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Happy Birthday, Gorgeous

Happy Monday! Do you have those moments when you need to create something that serves several purposes? The project we created at week’s Card & Cuppa was one of these. I needed a Birthday card for my Mother-in-Law, a class project and I of course wanted to use some new products. Here is the project.

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Eastern Beauty Take 2

The previous Card & Cuppa saw us using the early release Eastern Beauty Bundle to create this masculine card. For last week’s class I decided to make another card using this stamp set, but with a more feminine feel. It uses a selection of the other images in the set to create the background. As

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