I feel the need…the need for SPEED!

I couldn’t resist allocating a masculine card to Steph for our launch.  She seems to design them effortlessly, but I have been warned that she is now on Masculine card strike…may have to bribe her with fudge next time! Stamp Set: Need for Speed. Petite Pairs. Cardstock/Ink Colours: Basic Grey, Poppy Parade, Basic Black, WhisperContinue reading “I feel the need…the need for SPEED!”

Pennant Parade

Here is the second card from our Catalogue Launch… My colours are Lucky Limeade, Island Indigo, Crumb Cake, Early Expresso and Very Vanilla.  The stamp set is Pennant Parade.  I really like this set, I’ve seen it used for Christmas so I’ll be thinking about that in the next few weeks!  The sentiment is fromContinue reading “Pennant Parade”

Party Hearty

This is the fourth and final project we did at my recent cards for boys and men class. I love this card, it is pretty much a direct case of one here  Instead of using DSP however, I’ve used my Big Shot and a variety of embossing folders.  We did another version of the cardContinue reading “Party Hearty”

Lovely as a {cracked} tree

This is a card from my class that I would intend to give to a man (and may well be my Father’s Day card). I got my inspiration from this card here We actually did do the Cracked Glass technique on our cards, it was fun to do something new. The stamp sets we usedContinue reading “Lovely as a {cracked} tree”

Extreme teenager.

Here is one of the cards we did at my recent class. This card revisits the emboss resist technique and uses the great stamp sets “Extreme Elements” and “Extreme Guitar” (Extreme Guitar is going to retire soon, so if you don’t have it and you want it you know what to do). The colours I usedContinue reading “Extreme teenager.”

Father’s Day is coming….

This is one of the projects at my masculine class.  We had our first class yesterday and everyone was amazed at how easy this faux leather wallet was. The photo doesn’t do this project justice, it is really effective in real life.  All you need is your cardstock, versamark, clear embossing powder, bone folder andContinue reading “Father’s Day is coming….”

Happy Birthday FIL

My father-in-law recently celebrated his birthday and here is the card I gave him, it was my second attempt and believe me it looks a lot better in real life… It uses the Sale-a-bration set “So happy for you” along with the Square Lattice Textured Embossing folder, both are only available until the end ofContinue reading “Happy Birthday FIL”