Alcohol Markers · Balloon Celebration · Birthday Statements · Birthdays · Stampin' Blends · Tutorials · Watercolor Pencils · Watercolouring

Free PDF Tutorial with Birthday Statements

Today I have a FREE PDF tutorial on how to create a quick and easy card using Birthday Statements - one of the new stamp sets in the 2019 Occasions Catalogue. Tips: This stamp set contains 4 stamps: 2 large images 'Hooray" which I have used today and 'Birthday' which I will showcase in an… Continue reading Free PDF Tutorial with Birthday Statements

Alcohol Markers · Balloon Celebration · Birthdays · Promotions · Stampin' Blends

Tea Pot and Cups with Stampin’ Blends Alcohol Markers

I recently posted about the new Stampin' Blends Alcohol Markers which make their debut on 1 November 2017. Here is a card that I have made using these markers. Tip: The images are not stamped, they are part of the Just Add Color Specialty DSP. I used Ivory, Bronze, Night of Navy, Crumb Cake, Old… Continue reading Tea Pot and Cups with Stampin’ Blends Alcohol Markers

Acrylic Block Background · Balloon Celebration · Birthdays · High Tide · In The Meadow

In the Meadow meets High Tide using Acrylic Block Background Technique

Today, I have one of the cards from a recent class. It uses the Acrylic Block Background technique. Tips: Wild Wasabi and Whisper White cardstock have been used with Wild Wasabi, Soft Sky, Marina Mist, Early Espresso and Soft Suede inks. In the Meadow, High Tide and Balloon Celebration stamp sets were used To learn how to… Continue reading In the Meadow meets High Tide using Acrylic Block Background Technique

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 · Fancy Fold · May Flowers Framelits · Spring card

Balloon Celebration Sugarplum Side Spring

I was looking for something different to make for a friend's birthday and came across a Side Spring Card. When I checked my previous posts, I found that I hadn't made one of these since 2012. It is a cute design that only uses half a sheet of A4 - same as for a standard… Continue reading Balloon Celebration Sugarplum Side Spring

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