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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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Customer Thank you cards – Petal Passion

It’s time for me to show you the Thank you cards I’ve sent to my recent customers. I hope those of you who received one of these are enjoying your new products. This card uses a black and white theme inspired by the design on the Petal Passion DSP. The splash of colour is Flirty

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Berry Burst and Basic Black Birthday

Here’s a Berry Burst and Basic Black Birthday card (bit of a tongue twister) I made for my Niece. March is a little busy for Birthdays in our family, so I make quite a lot at this time of year. I’ve used various DSP to create the card. Strips of Petal Passion DSP for the

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Birthday Card for my Dad

As you know, I’m a little bit in love with the SAB Springtime Foils DSP. So, I just had to use when I made this Birthday Card for my Dad. This DSP is the star of the show so I kept the design clean and simple. A Sponge Brayer with Dapper Denim and then Night

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From the heart on Mothering Sunday

As it was Mothering Sunday at the weekend, I can now show you the cards I made. There are two different colour ways of the same design in Rich Razzleberry and Pumpkin Pie. I made these way back at the end of January when I was making a different project and got distracted by pretty

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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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Happy Mail Cards

If you’re in the UK and I have your address on my mailing list, one of these should have fallen into your hands. It’s the card to accompany the new Spring/Summer Catalogue and SAB Brochure happy mail. The card uses the fabulous Lots of Lavender SAB Stamp Set and Picture Perfect Birthday for the sentiment.

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Petal Palette Thank you

As you know, I’ve recently been working on a local Pantomime.  Part of my role included coordinating lots of adult volunteers to work with our younger cast members. Due to us being in a new venue and some new rules and regulations, the ways of working were very different to previous years. So, to say

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Saying Hello – Lots of Lavender

I hope you’ve had a fabulous Christmas and are looking forward to the New Year. My December has been extremely busy helping with a local pantomime (oh yes it has!) that I’ve not had time to post things here.  As the pantomime finishes on New Year’s Day, I’ll hopefully be back to ‘normal’ a few

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Turning 12

Over the past few weeks both my Nephew and ‘honorary’ Nephew had Birthdays. As they were turning 12, I made them both bright and cheery cards. I’ve used Lemon Lime Twist with Emerald Envy as the colour palette with Number of Years as the ’12’. I find this stamp set more and more useful every

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