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!”

From land to sea

It was nice to make a masculine card for a change, I’ve haven’t made one for ages (which made me think that we should do a class full of cards for men, details to follow soon!) This card was pretty much cased from Windy .  I added an Early Espresso layer, changed the silver thread toContinue reading “From land to sea”

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!”

A sneaky peek at my next class…

Are you interested in learning how to add this faux metal technique to your card… You will be able to add your choice of sentiment to the card and can even change the stamp image to a different one in the “Need for Speed” Stamp set. RSVP now if you are interested in either theContinue reading “A sneaky peek at my next class…”

Another lovely launch!

Thanks to everyone who came along to our launch on Sunday.  It was a hot day but hopefully that didn’t stop all our guests from having fun!  We were thrilled to once again engage with Food Fx for our catering (and I was just as happy to have some leftovers to take home). If youContinue reading “Another lovely launch!”