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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – One for the DSP Hoarders

Happy Monday!  I hope you’ve had a good weekend. I’ve a question for you.  Who can’t bear to cut into their DSP and sits there stroking it instead?  Come on, own up! Well, for all you DSP hoarders, last week’s Card & Cuppa project is perfect for you. Isn’t it fun?  It uses the Blooms

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Birthday Blooms and sepia tones

Last week’s Card & Cuppa class was the first after my relaxing week in Cyprus. Here is the project we made. It reminds me of old photographs with sepia tones. We began by stamping the large flower image and sentiment from the Birthday Blooms Stamp Set in Early Espresso. By using Watercolor Pencils in Whisper

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Pink and Purple Garden in Bloom

How pretty is this bright scene of flowers?  This is a simple yet effective card using the very versatile Garden in Bloom Stamp Set. The recipient was one of my Card & Cuppa attendees who recently celebrated their Birthday. Using a combination of Rose Red, Flirty Flamingo and Perfect Plum I created this pink and

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – All the ‘T’s

Happy Monday. I hope you all had a fabulous weekend. Due to the Easter Bank Holiday, we had just one Card & Cuppa Class last week where the attendees made this project. It was all the ‘t’s with a tongue twister of Timeless Textures together with Tip-Top Taupe! We make a lot of feminine style

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Saying Goodbye – Designer Series Paper

Are you a fan of the Designer Series Paper from the Annual Catalogue? The Blooms & Bliss DSP and the Serene Scenery DSP Stack are both big favourites of mine this year. This is a simple project from my recent Spring Card Crafting Extravaganza that uses a piece as a background for a notecard.  Other

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Saying Goodbye – Hostess Sets

I’m sure I’m not going to be the only one who is going to miss the Love You Lots Hostess Set when it retires. This set has been so much fun to use and obviously I adored the frog image in it! However, I found the hedgehog image really great to use too.  Here’s another

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Punch Art card for Easter or Spring

I hope you’re enjoying the Easter Bank Holiday Weekend. At last week’s Card & Cuppa classes, we made this bright punch art card for Easter or Spring. I’d seen other punch art daffodils on Pinterest but they were made with 5 petal punches.  As daffodils have 6 petals these versions were bothering me, so I

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Saying Goodbye – In Color 2015-2017

As we make way for new products in the new catalogue, we also have to say goodbye to one set of In Colors too.  This time it’s the In Color 2015-2017 collection. Here is a project from my recent Spring Card Crafting Extravaganza class that uses Mint Macaron.  Other colours in this collection are Cucumber

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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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