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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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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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I’m in print!

I’m very excited today as I’m in print! A while back I was contacted by a crafting magazine (Crafts Beautiful) as they were running an article on Charity Card Making and had seen that I’ve got a Charity Card Making Day coming up. So, I answered a set of questions, sent off a few pictures

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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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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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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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