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Birthday Blue and Grunge

It was the Birthday of one of my regular class attendees last week and the recipient loves blue and grunge. Every time I design a project with a grunge element, they throw themselves in fully. Therefore, I knew that grunge just had to feature. To begin with, the Artisan Textures Stamp Set and a range

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You’re the best with Wood Textures DSP

Today I’m sharing something a little bit different. It’s a gift box made with the fabulous Wood Textures DSP. It’s nearing the end of term, so time to get ahead on gifts for teachers (or students). What better way to say Thank you than a gift in pretty handmade packaging? This box uses just one

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Narrow Notecards in Blueberry Bushel

Have you missed the Narrow Notecards in the Annual Catalogue? These fabulous little things are so easy to use and are great for brightening someone’s day. It’s another monochrome project, this time in Blueberry Bushel and these notecards at just 4.5 by 2.5 inches are perfect for this effect. I’ve used the In Color 6×6

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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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Happy as a pig in…

Today I’m sharing a really quick and easy notecard with you. When I saw the new Artisan Textures Stamp Set in the Annual Catalogue it accidentally fell into my shopping basket! Do those sort of accidents happen to you too? These images make a great mud bath for the pigs in the This Little Piggy

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Animal Outing Anniversary

Yesterday we celebrated our 19th Wedding Anniversary. I used the perfect stamp set called Animal Outing to create this card. This new stamp set has a frog which of course is my part of HIPPOFROG. Due to the lack of a hippo in this stamp set, I’ve chosen the giraffe instead. As my husband is

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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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This year’s frog – 2018 version!

Due to the new colours and punches in the Annual Catalogue, it’s time to introduce you to this year’s frog. The 2018 version! It’s the same as previous years with the ovals from the Layering Ovals Framelits, with a few updates. As before, the other cut out shapes use a variety of punches. I’ve used

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Gorgeous Coastal Mambo Birthday

How are you enjoying the BRAND NEW Catalogue? Isn’t it fabulous? Today I’m sharing a Birthday card for some recent re-subscribers to my mailing list. Not only does the card use the new Love What You Do Stamp Set, it also uses a brand new colour and a returning In Color. Using Gorgeous Grape, Coastal

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Happy Mail – In Color and Catalogue

If the post has worked as planned, there should be quite a few people receiving happy mail. This is, of course, the brand new Annual Catalogue. With their Catalogue is a card that they can choose to either send to someone else, or keep for themselves! The cards are monochrome and made from the new

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