Annual Catalogue 2019-20, Project #MakeItMonday

#MakeitMonday Episode 31 – Playful Penguins Embossed Christmas card Stampin' Up! 2019 – Join me at 6 pm for Live Chat on YT Channel

Free online handmade card tutorial – A lovely handmade Christmas card featuring the Playful Penguins stamp set

This is an embossed monotone themed Christmas card made by Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Tricia Smith, based in Fife, Scotland, UK




Hello and welcome to #MakeitMonday.

Today’s project is a black, white and pumpkin pie themed card incorporating the lovely gather together bundle (stampset and dies). I absolutely love the Autumn Fall and really enjoyed making this card.

Instructions and Measurements:

The card base is basic black and white themed monotone card incorporating the playful penguins stampset (not available until September 4th)

I started with a black base measuring 4 x 6 inches, and a stamping layer in whisper white measuring 3 3/4″ x 5 3/4″ (2 eights of an inch border).  I stamped in black and quickly added the clear emboss powder then heat set.

For the Penguin image I stamped with versamark and added the white emboss powder and heat set. I layered the stamped penguin vertically on the right side of the card, but before sticking down, I added some white twine and tied a bow (tried to tie a bow!).

I finished off the card with basic black jewels and basic rhinestone jewels.

 I hope you enjoy the tutorial (below).



Products Used:

YouTube Free Card Tutorial (2019):


Remember if you shop with me in any month you will get a handmade card and a small gift / product share at the end of each month from me – as a thank you for choosing me as your demonstrator.



With the new catalogue finally here and LIVE online at my online shop, now is the time to start shopping. Simply click the Shop Now image above to get started (grab a cuppa first you could be while!)  If you prefer, I can send you a copy of the catalogue but it you will need to cover the £3.95 P&P (this will be refunded after you make your first order with me).  Alternatively, click link here 2019-2020_Annual_Catalogue to download a copy to save onto your PC.

Remember if you shop with me in any month you will get a handmade card and a small gift / product share at the end of each month from me – as a thank you for choosing me as your demonstrator.

Use my monthly Stampin’ Up! Hostess Code


Now remember to use my hostess code which you will find under my Hostess Code Page or to the right side of this page…..this changes every month so make sure you use the correct one.  When customer orders cumulatively add up to £150 I can claim Stampin’ Rewards for free product to share amongst those who order that month.  If you plan to spend £150 on your own, do not use the code as you will earn your own rewards for free product at time of ordering!  If you are unsure please use my Contact Me page to ask any questions.

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We have a great joining offer on all year round – sign up today as a demonstrator for £99 and receive £130 worth of product! Yes – that’s £31 free Plus… no P&P costs on your starter kit. Why not join me in this wonderful crafty world that is Stampin’ Up! If I can do it, so can you!  Not to mention the 20% discount for  the first six months minimum. Please refer to my Join my Team page for full details and benefits 

Stampin’ Up! also have BONUS DAYS rewards running at present for anyone wishing to join my team during July and August!  Receive £56 free spend on top of your £99 Starter Kit cost AND also receive £8 towards your next order once joining as a demonstrator!! How FAB!  (Terms and conditions apply).

Stampin’ Up! Offers such as clearance, product medley, freebies and new products

Stampin’Up! offer various promotions and offers throughout the year, and this is to keep things exciting for both you (the customer) and I (the demonstrator).  Click on any image below to view our current promotions individually –



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If you have any questions please feel free to contact me any time 🙂

Contact Me: Tricia Smith, UK Indpendent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator based in Scotland, UK (

Telephone:  07864 306373 or Email:

Happy Shopping!
Love T x

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