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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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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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Bright Birthday Numbers

One of the projects at my Stamp-a-Stack classes is a card suitable for children. Here is a bold bright card that ticks that box. It’s similar to this project I made for the child of a friend. However, on this Stamp-a-Stack project I chose to leave it more generic so it would be suitable for

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Inspired by Southwold and Lake District

Today I’m sharing the final two projects from my recent Waterfront Class. All of the projects have been based on places I’ve been to and the final two are in the UK. These projects are inspired by Southwold and Lake District. Our first project is Southwold. I’ve been to Southwold several times and it has

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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 – Playful Backgrounds and grunge

For last week’s Card & Cuppa project, I chose to design a card with a more masculine feel. It uses just two stamp sets for the background, Timeless Textures and Playful Backgrounds. The sentiment comes from Picture Perfect Birthday. My colour palette of Tranquil Tide, Night of Navy and Crumb takes inspiration from the True

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Party Pandas

At last week’s Card & Cuppa we used the SAB Party Pandas Stamp Set to create this fun card. It’s suitable for any occasion. The background card and layer just had to be in Whisper White and Basic Black to co-ordinate with the panda. As the colouring is using the alcohol based Stampin’ Blends, we’ve

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – SAB Lots of Lavender

At last week’s Card & Cuppa class I reached for one of my favourite stamp sets from SAB – Lots of Lavender. However, we didn’t use the lavender stamps, but the gorgeous roses instead. For this soft and pretty card, I used Very Vanilla, Peekaboo Peach and Pear Pizzazz, with Smoky Slate for the outline

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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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