PCCCS#196 – Time of Year

I am really starting to get back into challenges and have decided to join the Paper Craft Crew Card Sketch challenge again this week, the sketch was just so fun I could resist!  I tend to often take a fair amount of ‘poetic licence’ with sketch challenges and just love […] Read more »

Cupcake Card

With Mother’s Day just around the corner here in Australia, I thought it was time to add a brand new shaped card to my collection.  I have done cupcake cards in the past, but let’s just say I have come a very long way in my crafting over the years and […] Read more »

Simply Circles Birthday

Another card for another teenage girl – yes there are lots of birthdays happening in my daughter’s friend circle which gives me even more excuses to create (not that I really need an excuse to get inky!). This time my ‘brief’ was:  Black is her favourite colour.  Yes a  very small […] Read more »

Cupcake Birthday

This birthday card is one I made a while back, in fact I made it for a challenge but by the time I got around to photographing it the challenge had closed so I kind of forgot all about sharing it with you.  But today I thought I would do […] Read more »

Happy 15th

Today is my beautiful daughter’s 15th Birthday so wanted to share with you the cute card that I created for her.  This was a super easy card to put together – basically using one stamp set, which is so unlike me and a handful of colours – Watermelon Wonder, Blushing […] Read more »

Mini Album for All Occasion Card

Today I wanted to share with you a card I just finished for my MIL but this is no ordinary card.  You see somehow we (just I am putting my darling hubby in on this one too!) have managed to missed sending a birthday and Mother’s Day card last year […] Read more »

Stampin’ Up! Dr Who Tardis

Today I wanted to share with you some photos (well okay a lot of photos) from a special Exploding Box birthday card that I made my nephew for his 10th birthday this weekend.  Now in case you didn’t pick it, he is a bit of a Dr Who fan so […] Read more »

Sprinkles of Life Cupcake

I am a little late with my Monday Lunchtime Sketch Challenge card this week after a very very very busy weekend with my ‘Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea’ fundraising event I hostessed (lots of photos from this event to come shortly).  But I am here now with a super fun and […] Read more »

Farewell to Stippled Blossoms

For this week’s Monday Lunchtime Sketch Challenge I thought I would have a final play with some of my favourite Stampin’ Up! products that are retiring today. I have loved the Stippled Blossoms Stamp Set from Stampin’ Up! – even the fussy cutting of the flower!  For my card I […] Read more »

Monday Lunchtime Sketch

I am back from a wonderful weekend away at the Stampin’ Up! Party Time event in Brisbane and just in time to post my card for this week’s Monday Lunchtime Sketch Challenge.  My card this week was the birthday card that I made for my lovely sister who had her […] Read more »