card, Celebrate Sunflowers, Die Cut, Ink Blending Technique, Stampin Up

Celebrate Sunflowers Ink Blending Card

Hi Crafters Todays card is a very simple but effective card just using white Cardstock and 3 colours of Inkpad. I used a sponge brayer to roller the inks from light to dark on a small panel of White Card and adhered the die cut sunflower and leaf directly to it. I then die cut… Continue reading Celebrate Sunflowers Ink Blending Card

Birthday Card, Prized Peony, Stampin Up

A Prized Peony for my Bestie

My card today is a special card I made for my best friend's birthday. I don't get to see her as much as I would like and of course, its been even less this year, due to Covid19. I wanted to send her something more than just the usual Happy Birthday and with the dimension… Continue reading A Prized Peony for my Bestie

Birthday Card, Gold Foil Laser Cut Paper, Stampin Up

Birthday Greens with Gold Foil Accents

Hi Crafters Todays card is a really simple design using just scraps of cardstock in different shades of green. I layered this up with a beautiful gold fern from the Forever Gold Lasercut Speciality Paper. its so eye catching you really dont need to add any other embelishments. I just finished it off with a… Continue reading Birthday Greens with Gold Foil Accents

forever greenery, Simple Stamping, Stampin Up

Forever Fern Simple Stamped One Layer Card

Hi Crafters Today I am bringing you a very quick and simple card which is a great card for batch making in large numbers. The Forever Greenery Suite is my favourite suite from the Annual Catalogue but this card only uses the Forever Fern Stamp Set which is a fantastic stand alone product. It is… Continue reading Forever Fern Simple Stamped One Layer Card

Stamped, Tasteful Touches, Thank You

Thank You with Tasteful Touches

Card Base Whisper White 5-7/8",x 8-1/4" scored and folded at 4-1/8" Card Front Merry Merlot Layer 2-1/4" x 5-7/8"Whisper White Stamped Layer 2" x 5-7/8"Scrap Piece of Whisper White Instructions ​Stamp feathers randomly over a sheet of Whisper White Cardstock with Merry Merlot, Blushing Bride and Grey Granite Ink.Cut into strips of 2" x 5-78"Layer… Continue reading Thank You with Tasteful Touches

Fancy Fold, Playful Pets Suite

Pampered Pets – Fancy Fold

Hi Crafters Today I am bringing you a card made using the Playful Pets Suite of products. This is a really cute suite featuring a variety of cats and dogs in the style of "Lady and the Tramp" illustrations. As soon as I saw the Shih Tzu on the Designer Series Paper, I knew I… Continue reading Pampered Pets – Fancy Fold

Blossoms in Bloom, Case the Catalogue, Simple Stamping

Blossoms In Bloom – Case the Catalogue

Hi Crafters I hope you are all well on this fine Monday Morning. I have decided that to get the week off to a flying start with my crafting, I would dedicate Mondays to Casing the Catalogue. There are so many beautiful samples to look at in the Catalogue and by copying or "casing" them,… Continue reading Blossoms In Bloom – Case the Catalogue

Butterfly Wishes, card, Simple Stamping, Stampin Up

Butterfly Wishes Make & Take

Hi crafters Today I am bringing you my other make and take from our Virtual Craft Day last Saturday. I wanted to give our attendees a simple stamping card but using a couple of stamping techniques. This card demonstrates how to get several colours on a stamp using a dauber and also how ink up… Continue reading Butterfly Wishes Make & Take

forever greenery, Note card set, One Sheet Wonder, Stampin Up

Forever Greenery 6×6 One Sheet Wonder

Last Saturday, my downline, Cas Shears of Storm Stamping and I hosted our very first Virtual Craft Day. We always hold at least two Craft Day Events per year, usually one to coincide with the release of the Annual Catalogue and the other at Christmas. Unfortunately, this year we had to do things a little differently… Continue reading Forever Greenery 6×6 One Sheet Wonder

Stampin Up

Pootlers Team Card Swap

Hi crafters, can you believe it is February already! It only seems like 5 minutes ago that we were all going ga ga over the Stampin Up Christmas Products and now we are already a month in to the Spring Summer Occasions Catalogue and the fantastic Sale-A-Bration. Whenever a new catalogue is launched, the team… Continue reading Pootlers Team Card Swap