Category Archives: Cards

March Auckland Extravaganza Projects – Part One

The March Auckland Extravaganza was a couple of weeks ago and although I shared the project I created and taught which you can see here, as well as the gift bag and Easter basket my guests received,  I have not yet shared the other four projects with you.  Today I will share two of those… Read More »

Join The Fun – Save Money Or Make Money!

Join the fun by becoming a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator and save money or make money along the way. Are you wondering how you can save money or make money?  Here are two possibilities: Option One: Save Money – Join as a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator and buy high quality stamping Stampin’ Up! supplies for you to use and get a… Read More »

Thursday’s Tip: How To Stamp Large Background Stamps

Large background stamps are to great to use to stamp a full background on something, but as they are so big, sometimes they can be a bit more difficult to stamp with.  Today’s tip is a video showing you how to best stamp with these large background stamps. Video: How to stamp large background stamps Here… Read More »

New Sale-A-Bration Products – Stamp Sets & Glimmer Paper

New Sale-A-Bration products were released on Tuesday 21st February. This includes two new stamp sets, Reserve Words and Make a Medallion as well as a wonderful Glimmer Paper Assortment Pack.   Here a card featuring the Make a Medallion stamp set that I made at Stamp Camp.  It was taught to us by Jacque Williams.  … Read More »

Birthday & Balloons Gate Fold Peek-a-boo Card

This peek-a-boo card, or otherwise know as a shutter card is a fun gate fold card.  Today’s card was the card I made for my daughter, Amanda who turned six! When the card is opened up you can see the “6” appear from behind the shutter.  I wanted to make a fun card for Amanda as she… Read More »

Fun, Creative Event – Auckland March Extravaganza!

Come along to this fun, creative event – Auckland March Extravaganza! Come and enjoy an afternoon of fun crafting with friends and get to make new ones! Make five wonderful projects featuring new stamps and other products from the Stampin’ Up! Occasions Catalogue. Your entry fee of $45 covers all materials and includes a $10 voucher to… Read More »

Variation On The Sending Love Gate Fold Shutter Card

Happy Valentine’s Day!   Yesterday I shared with you the Gate Fold Shutter Card – a perfect card for Valentines’s Day.  Today I have a variation on that card.   Yesterday’s card had a belly band on it to close it and to embellish the front of the card. Today’s card is another way to decorate the front of the card… Read More »

Sending Love Gate Fold Shutter Card Kit

This Gate Fold Shutter Card is a card that I taught at my classes recently.  It features the lovely Real Red and Whisper White Sending Love Designer Series Paper stack.  It is a lovely card for a Valentine’s Day or another special occasion.  The shutter opening inside creates a nice surprise as you open it.  … Read More »

Avant Garden Customer Thank You Note Cards

Avant Garden is one of the stamp sets available free as part of Sale-A-Bration.  This is when you get to choose a free product when you spend over $110.  I decided to use this stamp set on my thank you card for my customers who purchased with my in January.  Each month when my customers… Read More »

Beautiful You and Stampin’ Up!’s New Watercolour Pencils

I love the new Beautiful You stamp set and new Stampin’ Up! new watercolor/watercolour pencils.  Here is a simple Note Card using both these products.  This is one of the cards my guests were able to make at my Open Home Event last weekend. First I stamped the image and sentiment in Archival Black Ink onto… Read More »