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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 – Beautiful Peacock

At last week’s Card & Cuppa classes we made this beautiful peacock card using the stamp set of the same name. This is a FREE SAB Stamp Set that is available until the end of March (while stocks last). With a stamp set like this, the combination of Bermuda Bay, Island Indigo, Emerald Envy and

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Amazing You

At last week’s Card & Cuppa I reached for one of the FREE Sale-a-Bration Stamp Sets – Amazing You. Here is the project. All of the stamping is in Smoky Slate, with co-ordinating cardstock and ribbon. This is because every attendee used Watercolor Pencils of their choice to colour their flower. The Smoky Slate background,

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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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Being Classy

If you are enjoying the new Spring/Summer Catalogue and the SAB FREE items, then you’ll love my latest batch of classes. February is the turn of a lovely Memories and More Card Pack. Click on the picture for more information on this class. March brings a full day of fun on a Saturday with our

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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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A caffeine themed farewell

The lovely owners of one of our Card & Cuppa venues are moving on to new adventures. I couldn’t let this occasion pass without giving them a caffeine themed farewell. The Stamp Set I just had to use was Coffee Cafe, with coffee rings from Timeless Textures. Early Espresso was of course the main colour

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