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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Bunch of Blossoms meets new colours

At last weeks Card & Cuppa session Bunch of Blossoms met the new colours. This project is very loosely based on the sample on Page 159 of the new Annual Catalogue. New colours Shaded Spruce, Granny Apple Green made an appearance, along with returning Mint Macaron. There were also three In Colors, Blueberry Bushel, Grapefruit

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Picture Perfect Birthday

For last week’s Card & Cuppa session, I chose to use Picture Perfect Birthday. There was only one session due the Bank Holiday, but the lucky attendees got to use some new products. As I also needed a Birthday card for my Mother-in-Law, I decided to use it as the class project. A two-for-one project.

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – In Color Banners

For last week’s Card & Cuppa project I reached for last year’s In Colors to create this pretty In Color Banners card It’s a perfect project for those paper hoarders out there. First, the sentiment from Picture Perfect Birthday is stamped in Berry Burst with the background images in Powder Pink. All of the banners

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Old meets New

Last week was the first Card & Cuppa since my return from holiday and it was all about old meets new. The new was the fabulous new Love What You Do Stamp Set from the Share What You Love Suite. This is one of the items available as part of the Early Release Bundles this

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – More balloons

At the previous week’s Card & Cuppa I asked the attendees what sort of project they would like me to create for the following week. The response was male Birthday card. As we hadn’t used balloons for a while, I designed this project for the sessions. The project uses Balloon Celebration to create a bunch

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Petal Palette Spotlight

For last week’s Card & Cuppa I designed a project using the spotlight technique. First, a background was created using the Petal Palette Stamp Set in Black Archival Ink (on the retiring list along with Basic Gray Archival Ink). Next, 3 different size circles are punched from the background. Then it’s colouring of each circle

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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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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Swirly Bird in Sweet Sugarplum and Pool Party

For last week’s Card & Cuppa I designed this Birthday card. It uses the fabulous Swirly Bird Stamp Set and a sentiment from Happy Birthday Gorgeous, both from the Annual Catalogue. I’ve teamed Sweet Sugarplum with Pool Party for a fresh modern feel, with Powder Pink as the accent colour. There are lots of layers

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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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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – SAB Springtime Foils

Happy Monday! For last week’s Card & Cuppa project, I designed a card using the fabulous SAB Springtime Foils DSP. This stunning DSP is thicker than usual and has 3 sheets of 4 different single-sided designs.  Each design has embossed patterns in either gold, rose gold, silver, or a mix, and they are perfect for

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