Category Archives: Cards

Awesomely Artistic Overlapping Gate Fold Card

Today’s card is a Overlapping Gate Fold card featuring the Awesome Artistic stamp set which I recently I taught at my classes. The card opens like a gate fold, but the overlapping part allows you to include a lovely stamped image on the front of the card.   Here is the card we made. I love… Read More »

Thursday’s Tip: Video – How To Use Stampin’ Up Stamps!

Today I will be sharing with you, how to use Stampin’ Up stamps.  Stampin’ Up! has three different types of stamps; wood mount, clear mount and photopolymer.  They are all wonderful and high quality and they each have their own features.  Sometimes, particularity if you are a new stamper, it can be difficult to know how… Read More »

Five Great Reasons To Join My Mailing List!

Here are five great reasons to join my mailing list! Each week you will receive inspiration in your inbox.  Over the month your will receive things like tutorials on cards, scrapbooking pages, gifts etc, as well as learn some techniques, tips and have your questions answered.  These tutorials are exclusive to my mailing list and won’t be found on my… Read More »

Bee Thank You Note Card From Dragonfly Dreams

Here is a bee thank you note card.  The bee is from the Dragonfly Dreams stamp set.   I love the dragonflies in this set, but it is nice to use something different and the bees makes a lovely feature on a card too.   First I stamped the bees in Memento Black ink and then I… Read More »

25th April – ANZAC Day – Lest We Forget

Today, here in New Zealand and Australia we have a public holiday for ANZAC Day.   ‘ANZAC’ stands for “Australian and New Zealand Army Corps”. On the 25th of April 1915, Australian and New Zealand soldiers formed part of the allied expedition that set out to capture the Gallipoli Peninsula. These became known as Anzacs… Read More »

Project Ideas – Endless Birthday Wishes Cards

The Endless Birthday Wishes Stamp Set is a great stamp set, but sometimes, it can be difficult to come up with ideas of how to use it. Did you know that in the Stampin’ Up! Online Store there is a section called Project Ideas?  In this section it shows you some cards ideas from the… Read More »

Elegant So Detailed Thinlits Card In Sweet Sugarplum

The So Detailed Thinlits Dies are very pretty and have so much potential.  They are one of my favourite dies at the moment. This is a card I created and taught at my coffee group class a few weeks ago. I have used the Falling in Love Designer Series Paper on this card and adhered the… Read More »

Thursday’s Tip: Using Up All Your Multipurpose Liquid Glue!

I use the Multipurpose Liquid  Glue a lot on my cards and other projects.  This is also sometimes known as Tombow.  It may be a small bottle, but it can go a long way with careful use.  It adheres cardstock, Designer Series Paper, textured card, embellishments, 3D projects, etc, really well and quickly.  It also gives… Read More »