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50th Birthday Card in Orange and Black

A few weekends ago, there was surprise 50th Birthday Party for a friend. As it was a big Birthday, it required a big card. The friend is a BIG fan of Tigger, so orange and black had to be the theme of the card.  Pumpkin Pie and Peekaboo Peach were the oranges I chose. I

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Number of Years

At last week’s Card & Cuppa class there was one decision that needed to be made by each attendee.  To grunge, or not to grunge… As you can see, there is a bit of a difference depending on your choice. What is great about this project is that you have to create the crisp and

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Swirly Bird for a Sister-in-Law

It was my Sister-in-Law’s Birthday last week.  As it had been a while since I’d used the fabulous Swirly Bird Stamp Set, I reached for it to make this card. The design is a suggested color combination of Berry Burst, Daffodil Delight and Pool Party, with a touch of silver too. One of my ‘go

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A Jar of Love for an Anniversary

My parents recently celebrated their Wedding Anniversary and I of course made them a card. I decided to make an elegant and stylih card with clean lines. Obviously I’ve used Jar of Love for the jar, but I reached for the strings from Balloon Celebration to create the Old Olive stems for the hearts.  I

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Colorful Seasons Birthday

Last week a good friend celebrated her Birthday. This friend is a fan of Stampin’ Up! and the colour purple mixed with Crumb Cake. Using these colours as my guide and the fact that they are a fan of the Colorful Seasons Bundle, here is the card I made. It’s a great autumnal card using

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Painted Harvest

At last week’s Card & Cuppa we used a brand new stamp set and matching punch from the Autumn/Winter Catalogue. It uses the Painted Harvest Stamp Set I showed you the other day.  However, this uses non sunflower colours to create a pretty project.  Some of the attendees even thought that it was a piece

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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 – 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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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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