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Last week’s Card & Cuppa – SAB Any Occasion

At last week’s Card & Cuppa we used the SAB Any Occasion Stamp Set to create this fun banner card. It’s a card that uses one colour for the strings and then lots of different colours for the ‘banners’.  There are so many different options with this set. By stamping the tiny flags multiple times

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Hey, Chick

Happy Monday! At last week’s Card & Cuppa I used a SAB Stamp Set that I hadn’t shown much love to called ‘Hey, Chick’. Here is the project: How cute it this?  I love how the chicken on the fence is looking inquisitively at you! This project took a little bit of pre-work to make

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High Tide Class Project

Last week was my Papercrafting: High Tide Class where each attendee made 6 cards using the High Tide Stamp Set. Here is one of the High Tide Class projects: I love the simplicity of this any occasion card, it’s certainly a ‘less is more’ project. Using an Aqua Painter on Watercolor Paper creates the misty

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Dragonfly Dreams creates a buzz

Last week’s Card & Cuppa was a hive of activity with 7 attendees creating the following project: Even though I don’t take the Big Shot to Card & Cuppa classes, we still used an Embossing Folder and Framelit.  You don’t have to have a Big Shot to use dies and embossing folders. To create the

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Delicate Details

At last week’s Card & Cuppa Class, I decided to make a floral card using the SAB Delicate Details Stamp Set.   I coordinated the images with Doilies folded around the edge of the card, then used Petite Petals and Bunch of Blossoms for the flowers and leaves. Instead of stamping each lace strip separately,

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Beautiful You – Class design process

I love running my papercrafting classes, and designing the projects for each one is great fun. Here is a little bit of detail on how the class design process works for me. Usually I’ll have drawn a few rough sketches of design ideas in a notebook beforehand.  However, more often than not, the projects I

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Playful Palette Banner Card

I hope you had a great weekend and are ready to start the week. At last week’s Card & Cuppa classes we made this pretty banner card. Everyone made their own selection of 1cm, 1.5cm and 2cm banners.  We also made banners out of coordinating Washi Tape by sticking it to cardstock before cutting. By

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Swirly Bird

At last week’s Card & Cuppa we once again used the very versatile Swirly Bird stamp set. This time, we used the boat images and created this project. We used Sponge Daubers for the Sun and Sea and Sponge Brayers for the sea and sky.  Sponge Brayers are great for creating fabulous effects really quickly.

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Avant Garden

At last week’s Card & Cuppa class we used one of the fabulous FREE Sale-A-Bration stamp sets to make this project. This is a CASE (Copy And Share Everything) from the SAB Brochure, but I’ve used different colours and changed the sentiment.  I’ve also added Wink of Stella to the stamped images, but you aren’t

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Dragonfly Dreams

Last week’s Card & Cuppa was all about the brand new Watercolour Pencils from the Spring/Summer Catalogue. This is the beautiful card that the attendees made: To make the dragonfly stand out, we created a muted background using colours from the Neutrals family.  These were stamped off a number of times. As we were using

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