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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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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – SAB Lasting Lily

This is the Card & Cuppa version of the SAB Lasting Lily card we made at my recent Stamp-a-Stack class. It’s a lovely Level 2 Stamp Set, and I’ve again paired it with the fabulous Crackle Paint Background Stamp from the Spring/Summer Catalogue. However, I’ve changed the colours to more muted tones and added a

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Hues of Highland Heather

Last week’s Card & Cuppa project was all about using one colour, this one was hues of Highland Heather. It uses the Highland Heather piece of fabulous FREE SAB Botanical Butterfly DSP as a background. Stripes of Sheer Whisper White Ribbon are then coloured using the Highland Heather Stampin’ Blends Combo Pack to create a

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Love Cats

As it’s Valentine’s Day this week, a love-themed card was the design for Card & Cuppa with these adorable love cats. I’d seen various versions of this design on Pinterest (too many to find one person to credit) so made my own version. Some tone-on-tone stamping using the Hardwood Stamp creates the fence. A few

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Lots of Leaves

In the excitement of the new Spring/Summer Catalogue and SAB, I realised I haven’t shared a few projects with you. Here is the first one and it has lots of leaves. This is the Birthday Card I made for my Mum back in November. Using the Nature’s Twine Pack for my colour inspiration, it’s then

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Floral Grunge

At last week’s Card & Cuppa classes it was the turn of this floral grunge project. I know this type of crafting doesn’t suit everyone, but it’s good to step outside your comfort zone every now and then. This project is inspired by Page 157 of the Annual Catalogue where I’ve made a few changes.

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Sunflower using the Christmas Bulb Builder

A lovely couple have just moved into their first home together and one of them loves sunflowers, so, I made this sunflower using the Christmas Bulb Builder Punch. I’ve already made a poinsettia using this punch but this is something very different. It’s layers of the the bulb shape punched from Daffodil Delight and shaded

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Birthday Blues

It’s not really Birthday Blues, it’s a Birthday card for my Sister-in-Law in shades of blue. This is a project with no stamping at all. A simple colour combination of Pool Party and Pacific Point allow the Very Vanilla flower to really pop. The ombre stencil effect is using a Sponge Dauber and one of

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