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Saying Goodbye – Balloon Builders

This week combined my youngest Niece’s Birthday and my Papercrafting: Retiring Products Playtime Class. Instead of reinventing the wheel, I decided to use the card I’d made my Niece as a class project. I’m going to miss these beautiful balloons in the Balloon Builders Stamp Set, but I’m happy that we are still keeping other

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Eastern Beauty

At a recent Card & Cuppa session I was asked if we could make a man’s card. So, with Father’s Day coming soon, here is last week’s project: You’ll find these circular stamps in the new Eastern Beauty Stamp Set.  This stamp set is part of the Eastern Palace early release Bundles that are only

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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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Customer Thank you Cards – Night of Navy and Whisper White

It brings a smile to my face when I receive orders from you. So, to return the favour, I send Thank you cards – a smile with a fold in the middle. If you’ve recently placed an order with me, in person or online, you should have received one of these Night of Navy and

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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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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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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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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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Last week’s Card & Cuppa – Yummy in My Tummy

At last week’s Card & Cuppa classes we made a project suitable for children (both young and old!) using the Yummy in My Tummy Stamp Set I made a similar out of this world card for my Husband’s Birthday a few weeks ago! How cute is this little monster/alien? I love the effect of him

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