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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Lovely Wishes

I’m a fan of the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh. The brand new Lovely Wishes Stamp Set in the Spring/Summer Catalogue reminds me of his work. So, last week’s Card & Cuppa project was my nod to his designs. It’s a project with precise image placement, not like me at all! The first trick is

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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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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Petal Passion Suite

It was back to a New Year of Card & Cuppa sessions last week. I just had to share one of my favourite new suites from the Spring/Summer Catalogue with the attendees. The design uses some of the fabulous black and white Petal Passion DSP from the Petal Passion Suite. We coloured it with Stampin’

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Little Angels

At last week’s Card & Cuppa we made our second of three Christmas Cards. This time it was the turn of these little angels. Aren’t they cute?  There was a collective ‘oooooh’ when I revealed the project and everyone really enjoyed making them. They use the Bow Builder Punch for the bodies and the 1″

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Washi Tape Baubles

For our final three Card & Cuppa sessions of the year we are making Christmas cards. The first project was this Washi Tape Bauble card. A fun way of using Washi Tape and Circle Punches to make gorgeous Christmas baubles. We used the ‘splat’ stamp from Swirly Bird stamped in White to create a beautiful

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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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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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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Hand-tied Heart Bouquet

At Card & Cuppa classes, I ask my regular attendees what types of cards they would like to make. A recent request has been an anniversary card so here is the project from last week. Not only is this card perfect for anniversaries, it’s great for weddings, engagements etc too as it’s sentiment free. I

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – A Gorgeous Swirly Bird

Last week’s Card & Cuppa classes saw the return of a favourite, Swirly Bird. This classy Birthday Card uses just three colours, Lemon Lime Twist, Peekaboo Peach and Sweet Sugarplum. Firstly, the ‘splats’ were stamped across the cardstock.  Next, a strip punched using the Decorative Ribbon Border was attached to the card. We then took

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Label Me Pretty

I can’t quite believe that it is the last Monday in October already.  Where has the year gone? As it’s Monday, I’m here to show you last week’s Card & Cuppa project. First, we used the Hardwood Background Stamp in Sahara Sand for the panelled look. Then, the leaves from the Jar of Love Stamp

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