Tag: Stampin’ Blends

Highlighting the Ornate Style Stamp Set

Whoops! Another project using the Ornate Garden Suite. I told you I couldn’t put it down! It’s a great suite from the new Annual Catalogue. Here I’m highlighting part of the Ornate Style Stamp Set with Stampin’ Blends. The base of this project is Purple Posy and Highland Heather. Corners are rounded with the Detailed

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Another Ornate Garden Suite Card

Today I’m sharing another Ornate Garden Suite Card. My inspiration is from Page 67 of the new Annual Catalogue. This Suite isn’t something I would normally be drawn to, especially as the images lend themselves to colouring. But, using Stampin’ Blends for colouring makes it so much easier as they are very forgiving! A Granny

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Painted Poppies and Floral Essence for a Special Birthday

Today I’m sharing another special commission with you. I created this card using Painted Poppies and Floral Essence, plus a few punches. It a special Birthday card for one of my regular class attendees and is based on this card I made previously. The marble effect background is from the only Ink Pad I used

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Special Commission for a Birthday

During this lockdown, it’s been lovely to be asked to make cards for people. Here is a special commission for a Birthday. It uses a combination of dies, punches and an embossing folder. I know the recipient likes their garden, so I started with a garden wall using the Brick & Mortar Embossing Folder. Next,

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A Bunch of Bright Daisies

It’s great when I’m asked to create special cards. Especially when the recipient is a regular class attendee. This was a particularly interesting request as I was asked for THREE cards for a special Birthday for the same person! I know that the lucky lady loves yellows, oranges and bright colours, so I immediately headed

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Birthday Card using the Ornate Style Bundle

Due to the Bank Holiday, there wasn’t a Card & (Your) Cuppa class last week, so I’m sharing another project with you instead. This is a Birthday Card I made for a Lily Pad Stamper – a member of my Stampin’ Up! Team. As they are a fan of pinks and subtle colours, I used

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A Special Commission with Ornate Garden Suite

A few weeks ago I was asked to make two special commissions for a Birthday. I used the Early Release Ornate Garden Suite, and an image in the PDF flyer for the Suite was was my inspiration. I used the Ornate Style Bundle for the daisies and the pretty frame. The daisies were coloured using

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Card & Cuppa Plus – Daisy Lane yet again!

Before we commenced the recent social distancing requirements, I held my first Card & Cuppa Plus class. This is a Card & Cuppa class, but there are three projects, instead of just one. This is one of the projects and it uses Daisy Lane yet again! If this design looks familiar to you, it’s because

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Bugs, Beasts & Butterflies – Bee Thankful with Blends

My final project for the Bugs, Beasts & Butterflies Class was this cute Bee Thankful project. He was stamped using the Stamparatus in Gray Granite Ink onto Very Vanilla Cardstock. The layers are corner rounded using the Detailed Trio Punch. Using Stampin’ Blend Combo Packs in Calypso Coral, Balmy Blue and Mint Macaron, the ‘thanks’

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Bugs, Beasts & Butterflies – Lovely Little Elephants

This is the penultimate project from my Bugs, Beasts & Butterflies Class and it uses the lovely Little Elephant Stamp Set and matching punch. I couldn’t run a ‘beasts’ class without including an elephant! This project would be great for a new baby congratulations, or a Birthday with a change of sentiment. The colours are

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