Project #MakeItMonday, Tutorial

#MakeitMonday Episode 16 – Abstract Impressions Thank you card

Welcome to #MakeitMonday Episode 16I have gone back to another of my favourite stamp sets "Abstract Impressions" as it is just so versatile! Now this is the second card I've made now that I incorporate fussy cutting.My card consists of very vanilla, blackberry bliss and Basic grey colour combinations. These colours compliment each other so… Continue reading #MakeitMonday Episode 16 – Abstract Impressions Thank you card

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#SimpleStamping Episode 13 – Cute 4″x4″ Handmade card

 Welcome back to another episode of #SimpleStamping.  In this episode I show you how to create a quick and easy 4x4 card in under five minutes. This is a great technique of simple stamping to use especially if you are batch making cards for craft fayres or for charity. DirectionsIn this project I have used both… Continue reading #SimpleStamping Episode 13 – Cute 4″x4″ Handmade card

Annual Catalogue 2019-20, Die-cutting, Tutorial

Team Scrimpy You Tube Hop 15th June 2019

Welcome to a special blog today as I am taking part in my Mentor's (scrimpingmommy's) YouTube Blog Hop!   Welcome to this special blog episode and thank you for taking the time to visit my blog.In this project make I am showcasing my favourite new Annual Catalogue DSP which is from the Bird Ballad Suite.  I hope… Continue reading Team Scrimpy You Tube Hop 15th June 2019

Weekly Card Sketch Challenges - Crafty Stamping Club (FB Group)

Week 2 Card Sketch Challenge Entries (Crafty Stamping Club FB Group)

Hello everyone,Welcome to the Blog Post for Week 2 of our Weekly Sketch Challenge for period 8th to 14th June complete and I am so happy to those who took part - it really is amazing how everyone creativity based on the same layout is different -I absolutely love seeing your crafty creations!So this was… Continue reading Week 2 Card Sketch Challenge Entries (Crafty Stamping Club FB Group)

Handmade Cards, Smiles in the Mail

Father’s Day Male Themed Handmade Cards

 Hello and welcome!Hello crafty friends, just a quick blog today to showcase five very easy handmade father's day / male themed cards that I made last night.  I decided to just play play play with my cardmaking and these are the finished products. I used Basic Black Cardstock as well as the "A Good Man" Stampset… Continue reading Father’s Day Male Themed Handmade Cards

Annual Catalogue 2019-20, Tuesday's Tips and Tricks Series

#TipsandTricks Episode 12 – Use those part-images from your DSPs to create a floating card

Project TutorialHello and welcome to episode 12 of #TipsandTricks Tuesday! After cutting images from one piece of 12x12 Bird Ballad DSP I was left with the outside part remaining which consisted mainly of part-images.  As this DSP is too beautiful to wast I decided to do a floating style card!Directions and Measurements:The card base measures 6x6"… Continue reading #TipsandTricks Episode 12 – Use those part-images from your DSPs to create a floating card

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#MakeitMonday Episode 15 – Mini Exploding Card Bird Ballad Box

Mini Exploding Bird Ballad Box CardHello and welcome to Episode 15 of my #MakeitMonday Series.  I just had to make another cute gift box with the Bird Ballad Suite!  This time, however, I've made a mini exploding box.I went for the gorgeous Daffodil Delight cardstock and co-ordinating ink.  This is one of the featured colours… Continue reading #MakeitMonday Episode 15 – Mini Exploding Card Bird Ballad Box

Annual Catalogue 2019-20, Tutorial

Male Card Inspiration – Project Tutorial Sail Away

Well would you look at this handsome male themed card! I am so chuffed I managed this with no planning or practising! Go Me! And you can make this too. This is a z-fold card project. The main products used in this card is the Come Sail Away Suite which is just stunning.  The co-ordinating… Continue reading Male Card Inspiration – Project Tutorial Sail Away

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#SimpleStamping Episode 12 – Step up your simple stamping technique

Welcome back to another episode of #SimpleStamping.  In this episode I show you how to up your simple stamping for an extra oomph in your projects - still easy, still simple! I promise. DirectionsIn this project I have used both Mango Melody and Lovely Lipstick as my card bases as well as various colours of my… Continue reading #SimpleStamping Episode 12 – Step up your simple stamping technique