Christmas · Duet Banner Punch · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Stitched Shapes Framelits

So Santa on a Scooter for the Sketch Challenge

Here is the latest sketch challenge at Splitcoaststampers. Click on the link to find out more about it. This is the sketch. ... and here is my card   Tips: Isn't this a cute Christmas image? The So Santa stamp set has two more images just as cute. Supplies: Stamp Set: So Santa Cardstock: Soft Sea Foam,… Continue reading So Santa on a Scooter for the Sketch Challenge

Banner Triple Punch · Beautiful Peacock · Dry Embossing · Duet Banner Punch · Eastern Medallions Thinlits · Layering Circles · Petal Pair TIEF · Promotions · Sale-a-bration · Sponging

Ways to use Beautiful Peacock

With only two weeks left in Sale-A-Bration, I have been creating lots of samples with the wonderful FREE products. Today, I have three different ways of using the Beautiful Peacock stamp set. Card 1: Tips: Emboss a piece of Lemon Lime Twist cardstock with the Petal Pair Leaf Textured Impressions Embossing Folder twice. Sponge the… Continue reading Ways to use Beautiful Peacock

Birthdays · Challenges · Duet Banner Punch · Layering Ovals · RemARKably Creative Blog Tour · Stitched Shapes Framelits · Thoughtful Banners · Tranquil Tulips

Tranquil Tulips for Remarkably Creative Blog Tour

Welcome to the RemARKably Creative Blog Tour for May 2017. This month the theme is Anything New (from the upcoming 2017 Annual Catalogue).  You may just be starting the blog hop here at my blog, Annette Sullivan (Lavender Thoughts), or may have come from the person previous to me in the list. If you get off track at… Continue reading Tranquil Tulips for Remarkably Creative Blog Tour

Baby Wipe · Balloon Celebration · Birthdays · Classes · Duet Banner Punch · Lots of Labels Framelits · Lovely As A Tree · Sponging

Lovely as a Tree Striped Wipe Oak

This month, the theme for my classes is "Getting Inky". 'The class earlier this week was based on using Baby Wipes for the 'ink pad'. How to: Fold a Baby Wipe in half and half again and place on a Silicon Craft Sheet. Add a few drops of your favourite reinkers (Daffodil Delight, Flirty Flamingo and… Continue reading Lovely as a Tree Striped Wipe Oak

Balloon Celebration · Birthdays · Centre Step · Challenges · Duet Banner Punch · Fancy Fold · Step Card · The Artful Stampers Challenge

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Dapper Macaron

This week, the theme for the Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blog Hop is Balloons. I have created a landscape Centre Step Card for my project. How I made it: Strips of Dapper Denim Envelope Paper were added to the side steps and along the bottom of the Mint Macaron card base. A solid balloon image from Balloon… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Dapper Macaron

Clean and Simple · Duet Banner Punch · Flourish Thinlits · Thoughtful Banners

Thoughtful Banners Blushing Espresso

When you cut out detailed diecuts, what do you do with the negative image? Throw it away? Did you know that the negative diecuts also make excellent art panels. The negative flourish diecut that I have used on today's card, came from the positive diecut on this card. A few tips on making this quick and… Continue reading Thoughtful Banners Blushing Espresso