Watercoloured Rose Wonder

Like me, my sister is just a little crafty and therefore is one of those people I know will appreciate the hours of toil that can sometimes go into a handmade card.  So for her birthday this year I came across this gorgeous tea cup in a little boutique shop in […] Read more »

Bordering Blooms and Hello Darling

I know I often go on about how I love Stampin’ Up! because of one key thing it seems to do better than anyone else ‘coordination’.  Usually I talk about matching paper, ribbons, ink, buttons etc.  But today I wanted to also say how much I love that Stampin’ Up! […] Read more »

Embossed Happy Watercolor

This week the challenge for the Late Night Stampers group is about “embossing” wet or dry …. I have chosen to use ‘wet’ embossing and the masking technique with the lovely Happy Watercolor Stamp Set from Stampin’ Up!  The white embossing powder on the Coastal Cabana card stock just looks […] Read more »

Try Stampin’ On Tuesdays

This week I have started to receive all the new goodies that I ordered from the new 2013-14 Stampin’ Up! catalogue and so have begun to play with so much new stuff and I am loving every single minute of it.  This card for the Try Stampin’ On Tuesdays challenge […] Read more »

Good Bye – Little Friends

This week the challenge for the Late Night Stampers group is to use those colours from Stampin’ Up! that will retired at the end of the currently catalogue.  Now I had a hard time choosing which of the retiring colours I wanted to feature so I decided not to play […] Read more »

Monday Lunchtime Sketch

  . Seeing as though the Monday Lunchtime Sketch this week falls on Easter Monday I thought I would use the sketch to create a cute little easter card for a lovely customer of mine.  I love to colour and the Everybunny Stamp Set from Stampin’ Up! is one of […] Read more »

Pop ‘n Cuts Easter Treat Box

I told you yesterday that I would be back today with another Easter project for you.  Well here is it!  This cute little treat holder was made with the Pop ‘n Cuts Card Base Die from Stampin’ Up!  I have been playing with this die every since I got it […] Read more »

Feeling Blue?

No not that kind of blue …. the ‘inky blue’!  Well get out your suite of ‘blue hues’ this week and start creating so you can join in the Late Night Stampers Challenge for this week.  Very simple, all you have to do is to use ‘blue’ as you main […] Read more »

Pleasant Poppies – Faux Tiling

There is really only one type of card I never really like making and that is the ‘Sympathy’ kind!  However, it is nice to be able to offer a little ‘sunshine’ for someone during one of the most awful times and this is one of those cards!  I made this […] Read more »