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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Swirly Bird in Sweet Sugarplum and Pool Party

For last week’s Card & Cuppa I designed this Birthday card. It uses the fabulous Swirly Bird Stamp Set and a sentiment from Happy Birthday Gorgeous, both from the Annual Catalogue. I’ve teamed Sweet Sugarplum with Pool Party for a fresh modern feel, with Powder Pink as the accent colour. There are lots of layers

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Berry Burst and Basic Black Birthday

Here’s a Berry Burst and Basic Black Birthday card (bit of a tongue twister) I made for my Niece. March is a little busy for Birthdays in our family, so I make quite a lot at this time of year. I’ve used various DSP to create the card. Strips of Petal Passion DSP for the

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Birthday Card for my Dad

As you know, I’m a little bit in love with the SAB Springtime Foils DSP. So, I just had to use when I made this Birthday Card for my Dad. This DSP is the star of the show so I kept the design clean and simple. A Sponge Brayer with Dapper Denim and then Night

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Watercolor Wings for Spring

For last week’s Card & Cuppa I moved away from Sponge Daubers and Brayers and made this spring colours project. This bright and sunny project uses various shades of orange and yellow, with red highlights. To begin, we created the mask for the Garden in Bloom Stamp Set background by folding a piece of Grid

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Picture Perfect Birthday Candles

I held another Stamp-a-Stack Class earlier this month. Attendees make 10 cards in total, 2 each of 5 different designs. Here is one of the projects. This card uses the candles from the Picture Perfect Birthday Stamp Set stamped in three vibrant colours. Crushed Curry flames then top off each one. Stamping tone-on-tone on the

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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 – SAB Springtime Foils

Happy Monday! For last week’s Card & Cuppa project, I designed a card using the fabulous SAB Springtime Foils DSP. This stunning DSP is thicker than usual and has 3 sheets of 4 different single-sided designs.  Each design has embossed patterns in either gold, rose gold, silver, or a mix, and they are perfect for

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Lots of Lavender at Stamp-a-Stack

Here is another project from a recent Stamp-a-Stack Class where every card used items from the Spring/Summer Catalogue and Sale-a-Bration. This project uses the fabulous Lots of Lavender Stamp Set and is very clean and simple. It takes full advantage of the the infill stamps and they help pull this project together really quickly. I

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From the heart on Mothering Sunday

As it was Mothering Sunday at the weekend, I can now show you the cards I made. There are two different colour ways of the same design in Rich Razzleberry and Pumpkin Pie. I made these way back at the end of January when I was making a different project and got distracted by pretty

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Playful Backgrounds and grunge

For last week’s Card & Cuppa project, I chose to design a card with a more masculine feel. It uses just two stamp sets for the background, Timeless Textures and Playful Backgrounds. The sentiment comes from Picture Perfect Birthday. My colour palette of Tranquil Tide, Night of Navy and Crumb takes inspiration from the True

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