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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – All about sponges

Instead of working with a particular stamp set at last week’s Card & Cuppa classes, I chose to focus on a set of tools instead. The tools were sponges. The background uses one of the Decorative Masks and a Sponge Brayer to apply the colours. Here it’s Lovely Lipstick with Cajun Craze over the top.

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Introducing Blueberry Bushel

I’ve been sharing the projects from my recent In Color Introduction Class and here is the final colour, Blueberry Bushel. It’s combining with two other new colours, Highland Heather and Gray Granite to make this grungy card. Another new product, the fabulous Artisan Textures Stamp Set creates the background images. Then, the whole piece is

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Monochrome Merry Merlot

Today I’m sharing this monochrome Merry Merlot Birthday Card with you. Both my new Gallery Grunge Stamp Set and Merry Merlot inkpad were waiting be used, so this was the perfect project. The background came to life as I was stamping. There is an image in the set that has lots of lines so I’ve

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Daisy and DSP

Today I’m sharing another Stamp-a-Stack project. This one is all about daisies. It uses items from the Delightful Daisy Suite – stamp set, punch and DSP. This is a great project for paper stash busting as all you need is strips to make a background. Then it’s up to you how you decide to embellish

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Revisiting Eastern Beauty

For last week’s Card & Cuppa I chose to use a Stamp Set that we hadn’t used for a very long time. As we were revisiting Eastern Beauty, I also revisited a similar project I’d made previously too. I changed the colours slightly using Berry Burst, Powder Pink and Pool Party and set the project

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Colourful Dragonflies

If you saw last week’s Card & Cuppa project, you’ll know about the SAB Springtime Foils DSP. At my most recent Stamp-a-Stack class, I just had to design a project using it. This no stamping project uses Sponge Daubers and ink pads to colour the dotty piece of DSP. As the DSP is glossy, it

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Last week’s Card & Cuppa – Purple Falling Flowers

At last week’s Card & Cuppa I decided to use products from the Annual Catalogue and reached for Falling Flowers. This card is similar to this one I made, it’s my interpretation of the picture on Page 143 of the AC. I chose Fresh Fig, Perfect Plum and Sweet Sugarplum to stamp the images from

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A caffeine themed farewell

The lovely owners of one of our Card & Cuppa venues are moving on to new adventures. I couldn’t let this occasion pass without giving them a caffeine themed farewell. The Stamp Set I just had to use was Coffee Cafe, with coffee rings from Timeless Textures. Early Espresso was of course the main colour

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Shades of Blue

When I first saw the project on Page 143 of the Annual Catalogue I knew I wanted make my own version. I had the perfect ocassion last week as it was my Mum’s Birthday. For the colours I decided not to use the neutral palette, I opted for shades of blue instead. Night of Navy,

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Butterfly Basics Birthday

Happy World Card Making Day! One of my regular Card & Cuppa attendees celebrated their Birthday last week so I obviously made them a card. Now, you may see a strange resemblance to this Card & Cuppa project from last week.  This is purely intentional. I made this Birthday card first and then realised that

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