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Introducing Call Me Clover – with ovals

Here is the penultimate project from my In Color Introduction Class. It’s for Call Me Clover, a lovely green. I decided to use a design from a different project and change a little bit. I do this a lot and it’s a great tip. Just find a design layout you like and change bits each

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Inspired by Wimbledon

Every year at Card & Cuppa, I design a project inspired by Wimbledon Tennis Tournament colours. Here is this year’s Purple, Green and Yellow card. This card uses the same bundle we used last week – Pop of Petals with the Four-Petal Punch. Touches of Texture is where the flowers and ‘splats’ come from. The

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Thanks for helping me nail it!

This ‘Thank you’ card is for some very lovely ladies who have helped me to ‘nail it’ and add another skill string to my creative bow. I’ve recently been taking courses in something that has interested me for a number of years. I can now happily announce that I am able to perform manicures and

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Pink and sparkly dragonflies

It was my friend’s Birthday recently and she is a HUGE fan of everything pink and sparkly. Those who know me will realise that is not like me at all! I merged Touches of Texture, Dragonfly Dreams and LOTS of pink and sparkle to make her card. Using various different pinks of Flirty Flamingo, Blushing

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Washi Tape

At last week’s Card & Cuppa I reached for the Washi Tape.  I’d had this project designed and prepared for a while ready for my return from holiday. I saw something similar on Pinterest a long time ago and stupidly didn’t save it.  So, this is my version. We began by drawing a couple of

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A Delightful Daisy for Charity

Kalimera! I’ve just spent 2.5 weeks on the lovely island of Cyprus so don’t have a Card & Cuppa project to show you from last week. However, I do have a delightful daisy to share with you from last month’s Charity Card Making Day. It uses the Touches of Texture Stamp Set for the strip

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa for Children – Bob the Minion

At the previous week’s Card & Cuppa for Children session, I mentioned that a Minion might be putting in an appearance the following week. As the child was returning that week, this was met with a large smile along with information that Bob was their favourite! So, here’s Bob the Minion, Hippofrog Designs style! This

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Copper Birthday Blooms

A good friend celebrated her Birthday last week. She’s a fan of heat embossing so I decided to combine this with a vintage look. The background uses Crumb Cake tone on tone stamping using the Touches of Texture Stamp Set. I then stamped the flower from Birthday Blooms with Versamark and heat embossed with Copper

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Fun with Stampin’ Up! at OnStage Live in Amsterdam

I’ve just returned from a Stampin’ Up! Event, OnStage Live in Amsterdam.  An event where a group of 800+ Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators from across Europe joined together. An important part of these events is sharing inspiration, and we achieve this by swapping ideas.  Each person makes multiples of the same design and then swaps their

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Timeless Textures

At last week’s Card & Cuppa class we used Stampin’ Write Markers in several different ways. We inked up the stem of flowers image from the Touches of Texture Stamp Set using Stampin’ Write Markers.  This allows you to put the ink exactly where you want on the image.  Before you stamp onto the cardstock,

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