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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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Copper Birthday Blooms

A good friend celebrated her Birthday last week. She’s a fan of heat embossing so I decided to combine this with a vintage look. The background uses Crumb Cake tone on tone stamping using the Touches of Texture Stamp Set. I then stamped the flower from Birthday Blooms with Versamark and heat embossed with Copper

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa for Children – Say cheese!

During the school holidays I’ve been holding Card & Cuppa for Children sessions.  This is our regular Card & Cuppa session but for specifically for children aged 4+.  It was a hit last year, so I decided to run it again this year. Here is the project from last week. I knew I wanted to

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Crafting Forever

How is it Monday again already? That must mean that it’s time to show you last week’s Card & Cuppa project. This is a great ‘just because’ card, perfect for the times you want someone to know you’re thinking of them. Firstly, we stamped the paint pot image from Crafting Forever several times onto the

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Customer Thank You Cards – Floral Statements

As you know, one of my favourite things to make are ‘Thank you’ cards for my lovely customers. It’s great to be able to thank those who are supporting my local business. Here is the card for my most recent customers. It uses the Floral Statements Stamp Set, a set of two stamps with two

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Sending Positive Thoughts – Good Things Are Going to Happen

A lovely lady I know is going through a bit of tough time at the moment.  So, I decided to send her a hug in an envelope via a card. I chose the fabulous ‘Good Things Are Going to Happen’ sentiment as it said what I wanted to say.  The stamp set is You’ve Got

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Confetti Celebration

Happy Monday! For last week’s Card & Cuppa I designed a card suitable for both male and female Birthdays. Using a design from the Annual Catalogue for my inspiration, we made this almost identical project. A combination of Confetti Celebration Stamp Set, Night of Navy, Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist and Silver 1/8″ are used

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Rose Wonder Birthday

It was the Birthday of one of my regular class attendees earlier this week. This lovely lady hosted our recent Papercrafting Class and I took inspiration for her card from a plant I saw in her garden. In the garden was a lovely white rose growing up an arch.  It made me reach for the

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New for August – Meet Carols of Christmas

Happy August! I can’t belive how quickly the year is whizzing by. Now I know it’s a little early to be mentioning the ‘C’ word, but Stampin’ Up! have released the BRAND NEW Carols of Christmas Stamp Set and co-ordinating Thinlits a month early. Click on the picture below to discover more about the Carols

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – This Little Piggy

Happy Monday and happy last day of July. As it’s Monday, it’s time to show you last week’s Card & Cuppa project. It uses the cute This Little Piggy Stamp Set.  This stamp set comes with sentiments and pigs on the same images. If you pardon the pun, I’ve butchered the stamp set and cut

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