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Saying Goodbye – Designer Tin of Cards

I recently held a Spring Card Crafting Extravaganza. Each of the attendees made 24 cards using their class kit which included the Designer Tin of Cards Stamp Set.  They also decorated the fabulous Sale-A-Bration tin to hold their cards too. Here is one of the cards we made that mixes Designer Tin of Cards and

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Timeless Textures

At last week’s Card & Cuppa class we used Stampin’ Write Markers in several different ways. We inked up the stem of flowers image from the Touches of Texture Stamp Set using Stampin’ Write Markers.  This allows you to put the ink exactly where you want on the image.  Before you stamp onto the cardstock,

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Last week’s Card & Cuppa – Yummy in My Tummy

At last week’s Card & Cuppa classes we made a project suitable for children (both young and old!) using the Yummy in My Tummy Stamp Set I made a similar out of this world card for my Husband’s Birthday a few weeks ago! How cute is this little monster/alien? I love the effect of him

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Kinda Eclectic suitable for Mum

As it was Mothering Sunday yesterday, for last week’s Card & Cuppa I designed a project suitable for Mum. The purple project uses the fabulous Kinda Eclectic Stamp Set from the Annual Catalogue. Firstly, we masked a section of the background using strips of card secured with Washi Tape and sponge daubered between them.  Leaving

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Last week’s Card & Cuppa – SAB Any Occasion

At last week’s Card & Cuppa we used the SAB Any Occasion Stamp Set to create this fun banner card. It’s a card that uses one colour for the strings and then lots of different colours for the ‘banners’.  There are so many different options with this set. By stamping the tiny flags multiple times

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Hey, Chick

Happy Monday! At last week’s Card & Cuppa I used a SAB Stamp Set that I hadn’t shown much love to called ‘Hey, Chick’. Here is the project: How cute it this?  I love how the chicken on the fence is looking inquisitively at you! This project took a little bit of pre-work to make

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High Tide Class Project

Last week was my Papercrafting: High Tide Class where each attendee made 6 cards using the High Tide Stamp Set. Here is one of the High Tide Class projects: I love the simplicity of this any occasion card, it’s certainly a ‘less is more’ project. Using an Aqua Painter on Watercolor Paper creates the misty

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Dragonfly Dreams creates a buzz

Last week’s Card & Cuppa was a hive of activity with 7 attendees creating the following project: Even though I don’t take the Big Shot to Card & Cuppa classes, we still used an Embossing Folder and Framelit.  You don’t have to have a Big Shot to use dies and embossing folders. To create the

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Delicate Details

At last week’s Card & Cuppa Class, I decided to make a floral card using the SAB Delicate Details Stamp Set.   I coordinated the images with Doilies folded around the edge of the card, then used Petite Petals and Bunch of Blossoms for the flowers and leaves. Instead of stamping each lace strip separately,

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Beautiful You – Class design process

I love running my papercrafting classes, and designing the projects for each one is great fun. Here is a little bit of detail on how the class design process works for me. Usually I’ll have drawn a few rough sketches of design ideas in a notebook beforehand.  However, more often than not, the projects I

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