Paper Blooms meets Poppy Moments!

I don’t often make cards that are not CASEd (Copy And Share Everything) and even though this is a super basic design it was nice to get in there and create! My cardstock was chosen after I settled on my choice of paper from the designer series paper “Paper Blooms”. You can earn this DSPContinue reading “Paper Blooms meets Poppy Moments!”

What’s your story?

No one else can tell your story like you can. If you were gone tomorrow what stories have you recorded for those around you? Your stories matter more than you may think! I’ve done my own story (so far). I used my own guide of questions to prompt me along and added some of myContinue reading “What’s your story?”

Cleaning Blending Brushes

Have you had the opportunity to play with our new Stampin’ Up! Blending Brushes? You will find them here or on page 70 of the January-June 2021 Mini Catalogue. The brushes come in a pack of three. They are a high quality brush that also provides the most beautiful tactile experience – they are lushContinue reading “Cleaning Blending Brushes”

I’m a member of a bookclub…I must be an adult!

I am delighted to say I’m a part of a bookclub…I don’t always read the book and I may not have the most insightful review – but I do love it! Here are the bookmarks I felt we had to have! The bookmark was cut with a retired Big Shot Die. I raided my beadingContinue reading “I’m a member of a bookclub…I must be an adult!”

I’m dreaming of a handmade Christmas!

I have really basic sewing skills and these totes are perfect for me to be able to get a fabric fix (plus make a very useful gift now that Queensland have finally enforced the plastic bag ban). Full credit to my friend Alicia for creating the perfect dimensions for this bag! If you would likeContinue reading “I’m dreaming of a handmade Christmas!”

2018 – the year of scrapbooking

I’m so delighted to be focusing on scrapbooking this year.  I will be continuing card classes mostly on a Monday each fortnight (with an occasional night session thrown in). My class schedule can be found here. Starting Thursday 15th February at 7pm we will be holding regular scrapbooking evenings.   This class is $10 (myContinue reading “2018 – the year of scrapbooking”

A month of scrapbooking – day 30!!!!!

Well here we are at the end of my personal challenge to scrapbook each day for 30 days. I’m so happy I was able to meet this goal for myself.  It has totally reinforced to me how much I adore this “hobby”, which is actually so much more than a fun paper craft activity toContinue reading “A month of scrapbooking – day 30!!!!!”

A month of scrapbooking – day 29

The second last day of my 30 day challenge to scrapbook every day (and either finish off a page or complete a new one).  I am so happy with what I have achieved and I have absolutely loved doing it.  I am so inspired to keep going now…more about that soon! Today’s page was alreadyContinue reading “A month of scrapbooking – day 29”