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A tiny card with a big meaning

As you know, I held a Charity Card Making Day earlier this month in aid of a local Milton Keynes Hospice. One of the options for the Create, Take and Donate Day was to make 20 cards. This was using the Soft Sayings Kit and then donating 10 of the cards made. I had a

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Number of Years

At last week’s Card & Cuppa class there was one decision that needed to be made by each attendee.  To grunge, or not to grunge… As you can see, there is a bit of a difference depending on your choice. What is great about this project is that you have to create the crisp and

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Bright Daisy Delight

At last week’s Card & Cuppa I finally got around to using the fabulous Daisy Delight Bundle. Here is the very bright project. I’ve teamed Rose Red and Pear Pizzazz with Lemon Lime Twist for a bright Daisy Delight project. The stems were first stamped in Pear Pizzazz with the additional larger leaves added too. 

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Painted Harvest

At last week’s Card & Cuppa we used a brand new stamp set and matching punch from the Autumn/Winter Catalogue. It uses the Painted Harvest Stamp Set I showed you the other day.  However, this uses non sunflower colours to create a pretty project.  Some of the attendees even thought that it was a piece

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa

For last week’s Card & Cuppa I used a set we hadn’t used before and created this pretty project. We first inked up the Brick Wall Embossing Folder with a Sahara Sand Ink Pad and squeezed our piece of card in the middle.  This created the brick pattern. Using a Sponge Dauber we softened the

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Today is all about charity

Today is my CREATE, TAKE & DONATE Charity Card Making Day in aid of Willen Hospice, here in Milton Keynes. Pop along to Westbury Arts Centre from 10:00 (session finishes at 17:00) and CREATE 2 cards, one to TAKE home with you and one to DONATE to Willen Hospice for them to sell in their

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Autumnal Diagonal Slash

Hope you are enjoying this Bank Holiday Monday and that the weather is being kind to you. Although it is August, it was rather autumnal when I was creating the project for last week’s Card & Cuppa. Here it is. It’s a diagonal slash card that we haven’t made for about a year, and will

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Naturally Eclectic – Papercrafting Class

After showing you last week’s Card & Cuppa project using Oh, So Eclectic, I realised I hadn’t shown you my recent Papercrafting Class projects. The theme was the Naturally Eclectic Suite where the attendees used products from the Suite to create 4 cards, matching envelopes and a co-ordinating box. Here are the projects: Four cards

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa for Children – Bob the Minion

At the previous week’s Card & Cuppa for Children session, I mentioned that a Minion might be putting in an appearance the following week. As the child was returning that week, this was met with a large smile along with information that Bob was their favourite! So, here’s Bob the Minion, Hippofrog Designs style! This

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Oh, So Eclectic

At last week’s Card & Cuppa we used another new stamp set from the Annual Catalogue. Here is the project. It uses the Oh, So Eclectic Stamp Set with Sweet Sugarplum, Blushing Bride, Lemon Lime Twist and Wild Wasabi.  Isn’t this just a gorgeous colour combination? The patterned background piece is made from a stencil

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