Valentine’s Day…with a twist!

Do you ever have trouble finding exactly the right sentiment for a card?  Stampin’ Up! are brilliant at covering all the beautiful moments but sometimes showing that you’re cranky can be a struggle. Do you remember that Janet Jackson song “What have you done for me lately?”  My friends and I have often commented thatContinue reading “Valentine’s Day…with a twist!”

Let’s taco ’bout how awesome you are!

I appreciate all the support I get from all of you and this year I want to make more of a consistent effort to show it. This is where I have started…. This is such a cute set from our current Sale-a-bration catalogue.  The new watercolour pencils make colouring in a very easy experience too.Continue reading “Let’s taco ’bout how awesome you are!”

Gold Dragonflies!

I saw this beautiful card on Pinterest by Vikki, I changed it slightly… You’ll find this gorgeous Designer Series Paper in the “Pop of Pink” pack.  Don’t forget to use your Precision Base Plate to get an excellent cutting result with your Dragonfly Thinlit, more information about the Precision Base Plate is here. I’ve used an embossingContinue reading “Gold Dragonflies!”

Workspace tip!

I’m delighted to once again have some time in my studio this morning.  While crafting I remembered an awesome accidental find of mine.  While helping out in our school tuckshop for a “red day” (when the school holds a fundraiser and for that day is able to sell foods not usually permitted) we were unboxingContinue reading “Workspace tip!”

Time to party!

I think “Confetti Celebrations” will become my ‘go to’ stamp for many of my birthday cards this year.  It is so versatile and I’ve seen so many awesome cards made with it.  I couldn’t resist using it for one of our recent Catalogue Launch cards. Here I have used Dapper Denim (love this new colour),Continue reading “Time to party!”

I need a hero!

Here is the birthday invite I made for Zane’s fourth birthday back in March… Yes I’m sorry the photo was taken with the card propped up on my keyboard…. I didn’t have any appropriate stamps (can you believe that???), so I printed the image on glossy white cardstock and coloured it in with my Stampin’ Write Markers.Continue reading “I need a hero!”