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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Geared Up Garage

Every 6 weeks or so, I design a project for Card & Cuppa that is more suited to men. For this one, I reached for the Geared Up Garage Stamp Set. Normally for male cards, there is a lot of blues, greens and Crumb Cake used. I opted for a slightly brighter palette. This combination

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Graffiti Wall for a Rocky Horror Birthday

As many of you know, I’m a huge fan of Rocky Horror and have been attending various shows of the current UK tour. I made this card for the lovely gentleman who has been playing Frank-n-Furter for his Birthday. It’s based on this project from my Mostly Men Papercrafting Class. I’ve used a Real Red

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Mostly Men Class – Brick & Mortar Embossing Folder

The next project from my recent Mostly Men Papercrafting Class is this graffiti wall using the Brick & Mortar Embossing Folder. I chose a palette of bright colours to make the card suitable for a teenager or younger person. We have Granny Apple Green, Mango Melody, Gorgeous Grape and Real Red, with Smoky Slate accents.

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – To Grunge or Not To Grunge

At last week’s Card & Cuppa Class, the one big decision the attendees had to make was whether to grunge or not to grunge. The project (not grunge version shown above) uses the fabulous new Very Versailles Stamp Set. Petal Pink, Crumb Cake and Mint Macaron, along with Very Vanilla, make this vintage style card.

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Seaside Spray with Dandelion Wishes

Following on from the previous Introduction to In Color Class project I shared, today we meet Seaside Spray. This was one of the favourite projects among the class attendees. This lovely light blue from the In Color 2019-2021 Collection is teamed here with So Saffron and Pear Pizzazz. A strip was masked and sponge daubers

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Rococo Rose meets Very Versailles

Here is one of the six projects from my recent Introduction to In Color Papercrafting Class. This is Rococo Rose and is teamed with Crumb Cake, Petal Pink and Very Vanilla for a vintage feel. The card uses the new Very Versailles Stamp Set. It’s loosely based on the project on Page 113 of the

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Garage Gears for Dad

I know it was a few weekends ago, but for Father’s Day I made this card using the Geared Up Garage Stamp Set and co-ordinating Garage Gears Dies. It’s one of those stamp sets that I saw in the previous catalogue and wasn’t sure about. But when I found out it was carrying over, I

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Bright Birthday Card

It was a friend, and fellow Stampin’ Up! fan’s Birthday, so I made this Bright Birthday Card for them. It uses the Bright Collection for the colours with Poppy Parade, Mango Melody, Daffodil Delight and Granny Apple Green mixed with Whisper White. A Decorative Mask and Sponge Daubers create the background with a strip of

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Easter Punch Art

At last week’s Card & Cuppa sessions, the attendees made these cute Easter Punch Art projects. The rabbit uses the Bunny Builder Punch, and the eggs are from the Balloon Bouquet Punch, with the ‘tie’ cut off. To create the grass, we used a texture from the Touches of Texture Stamp Set and stamped in

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Love What You Do

At last week’s Card & Cuppa I headed back to the Annual Catalogue and used the Love What You Do Stamp Set to create this project. My colour scheme is So Saffron and Petal Pink from the Subtles Collection and Flirty Flamingo from the Brights, paired with Whisper White. First we undertook a bit of

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