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Thanks for helping me nail it!

This ‘Thank you’ card is for some very lovely ladies who have helped me to ‘nail it’ and add another skill string to my creative bow. I’ve recently been taking courses in something that has interested me for a number of years. I can now happily announce that I am able to perform manicures and

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This year’s frog – 2018 version!

Due to the new colours and punches in the Annual Catalogue, it’s time to introduce you to this year’s frog. The 2018 version! It’s the same as previous years with the ovals from the Layering Ovals Framelits, with a few updates. As before, the other cut out shapes use a variety of punches. I’ve used

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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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Gorgeous Coastal Mambo Birthday

How are you enjoying the BRAND NEW Catalogue? Isn’t it fabulous? Today I’m sharing a Birthday card for some recent re-subscribers to my mailing list. Not only does the card use the new Love What You Do Stamp Set, it also uses a brand new colour and a returning In Color. Using Gorgeous Grape, Coastal

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Happy Mail – In Color and Catalogue

If the post has worked as planned, there should be quite a few people receiving happy mail. This is, of course, the brand new Annual Catalogue. With their Catalogue is a card that they can choose to either send to someone else, or keep for themselves! The cards are monochrome and made from the new

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Saying Hello – In Color Collection 2018-2020

Each year, Stampin’ Up! introduces us to 5 new colours that stay for just 2 years. Say hello to the In Color Collection for 2018-2020. This year we have Blueberry Bushel, Call Me Clover, Grapefruit Grove, Lovely Lipstick and Pineapple Punch. These colours are bright, vibrant and very much on trend. Not only are these

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Missing You with Waterfront and Colorful Seasons

As you know, I’ve recently been on holiday to Cyprus. We’ve been returning to the same place for a few years now and are getting to know the staff. So, when we heard that the usual bartender was unable to be at the resort this season, I popped this card in my suitcase to send

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Treat yourself

Today I’m showing you the birthday card I made for one of my regular class attendees. It uses really bright colours of Melon Mambo and Lemon Lime Twist. Using Night of Navy accents helps to tone these colours down. This combination creates a fresh and cheery look. I chose to use the Oh So Eclectic

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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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Guiding Card Making – Butterflies

Last month I was invited to a Guiding event to teach the ladies how to make two cards. Here is one of the projects. This is a project from last year’s Charity Card Making Day that I chose to revisit. It uses leaves from various stamp sets in shades of green. The butterflies are from

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