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Swirly Bird Wedding Bouquet

As this card has been handed over, I can now share this Swirly Bird wedding bouquet with you. A lovely lady in Cyprus had a sneaky wedding, and as I was visiting, I just had to make her and her new husband a card. The circles are from the Swirly Bird Stamp Set stamped in

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World Card Making Day 2018

Yesterday was World Card Making Day and Stampin’ Up! have a week of special offers on some card making basics. Click on the picture below to take you to the details. Make sure you stock up on those crafting essentials to celebrate World Card Making Day. Happy crafting To order any of the items in

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Soft Sea Foam Birthday

I don’t have a Card & Cuppa project from last week to show you as there wasn’t a class. Instead, I’m sharing this Soft Sea Foam Birthday Card I made for one of my regular Card & Cuppa attendees. When Soft Sea Foam appeared as one of the new colours, this lady fell in love

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Punch Art Poinsettia

How are you liking this fabulous Punch Art Poinsettia? It’s made using the Christmas Bulb Builder Punch. I love using punches in different ways and knew that there was a floral possibility with this one. The bulb is punched multiple times to create the petals. Using a sponge dauber they have their edges coloured before

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Bee Thankful

I’ve been waiting for the right time to use the fun Bee Thankful Stamp Set. When it came to making my thank you cards for my recent customers, it just had to be. This stamp set is a bargain at only £13 for Clear Mount and £17 for Wood Mount. It’s a great fun stamp

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Touches of Texture in Monochrome

I’ve been asked to make a card similar to this one, so I opted for Touches of Texture in monochrome. I really enjoy monochrome projects, so this was fun to make. The card is in Grapefruit Grove and Whisper White, but the attendees chose their colour from the 2018-2020 In Color Collection. After some clever

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Birthday Blues

It’s not really Birthday Blues, it’s a Birthday card for my Sister-in-Law in shades of blue. This is a project with no stamping at all. A simple colour combination of Pool Party and Pacific Point allow the Very Vanilla flower to really pop. The ombre stencil effect is using a Sponge Dauber and one of

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Daisy Delight and Frosted Floral

I needed a card at short notice so made this very quick and easy project. It’s a combination of a Stamp Set and DSP – Daisy Delight and Frosted Floral. I’ve taken the colour combination from the Frosted Floral DSP and paired Soft Suede, Crumb Cake and Very Vanilla. Using the DSP combinations to assist

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Varied Vases

Last week’s Card & Cuppa classes was the first class outing for the Varied Vases Bundle from the Annual Catalogue. There is a little trick to this project where the vases are stamped on the layer first. This allows the flowers to then be added in the individual vases. Each flower is then coloured using

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Christmas Card Boot Camp 2018

It’s happening! Christmas Card Boot Camp 2018 is now OPEN for bookings. The project below is an example of one of the cards you’ll be making during the day. The Making Christmas Bright Stamp Set and co-ordinating Punch used to create the above project are from the new Autumn/Winter Catalogue. Three strings of fairy lights

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