• Valentine for the Guy's

    Valentine for the Guy’s for February Training Blog Hop

    Welcome to this blog hop with a lot of demonstrators from around the world… Today I am sharing a card with the Geared Up Garage and Meant To Be bundles! Be sure to take the time to hop around and enjoy all the inspiration and ideas from everyone. This is my first time joining in, I’d love to read your comments. Here’s my Valentine for the Guy’s I love seeing all the gorgeous creative cards around Valentine’s Day but I wanted to create a masculine card that my class members can give to their Valentine or they can use a birthday sentiment if they prefer. I found a great card layout by…

  • Merry Christmas Card with Gift Voucher Holder

    Merry Christmas Card with Gift Voucher Holder

    Welcome back. I created this card for the keen stampers who come to class twice each month. I do a second set of projects for them and this was one of them in November. I started with an idea from Tammy Beard, her card had the gift holder and was a lovely simple design that I wanted to use however hers was a birthday card. I then found a card by Rochelle Blok that used the Merry Christmas To All stamp set and Merry Christmas Thinlits. So I cased them both to come up with this Merry Christmas card with gift voucher holder.

  • Make & Takes OnStage Auckland

    Make & Takes OnStage Auckland

    As promised I’m going to show you the Make & Takes from OnStage Auckland. All of the stamps are from the new Occasions Catalogue that begins on 3 January 2019, so enjoy these sneak peeks.  

  • October Class Projects

    October Class Projects

    Wow the months are flying by – here’s the projects created in my October card making classes. October Class Project 1 I started introducing Christmas into the mix with a card using the Joyous Noel and Merry Christmas To All stamp sets and Merry Christmas Thinlits Dies. I cased this project from Leena Girsa.

  • Petal Promenade Keepsake Album

    Petal Promenade Keepsake Album

    Petal Promenade Keepsake Album The Petal Promenade Designer Series Paper is pretty stunning! Beautiful floral images along with the gorgeous marbled back side make this paper irresistible. Fresh flowers were used to create this paper collection. See the process of creating the images of the blooms for the paper here. My project today is CASEd from Kim McGillis she posted this album for a blog hop in September, see her post here. A friend of mine recently had a baby girl and I was trying to decide what to make for her when I saw Kim’s post. I thought her design would be perfect.