Month: March 2016

ESAD Sale-A-Bration 2016 Last Chance Blog Hop

Hello again! Thanks for stopping by my blog for another ESAD Blog Hop. This time, 13 talented demonstrators from Australia and New Zealand, are showcasing Sale-A-Bration products as a last-chance inspiration fest. You’ve most likely jumped here from the amazing Emily Campbell’s blog; but if you started here, you can follow the blog hop by […]


A Succulent Framing

Hello again! I’m just popping in to show you all what we made in class today – a framed paper succulent picture! The inspiration for our frame came from a number of sources on Pinterest, but this one from Rebecca at The Crafted Sparrow, was the one that pushed me to create this frame. We […]

GDP Winner!

I woke up to some happy news the other morning – my card won in last week’s Global Design Project challenge! What an honour to be chosen as one of 3 winners, out of 117 entries! If you missed the card, here it is: If you haven’t checked out the Global Design Project website yet, […]

Global Design Project Challenge #GDP027

Hello again! Today I was lucky enough to spend a few minutes making a card for this weeks’ Global Design Project challenge, which I thought I’d share with you all. This week is a theme challenge – Thank You. We really don’t say thank you enough, do we? Handmade cards a beautiful way to show […]

It’s Another Balloon Celebration…

Hello again! Welcome back to my blog, for a look at the cards we made in this fortnight’s Bundle-Of-The-Month class, using Balloon Celebration, and the matching Balloon Bouquet punch. For the first card we used a card base of thick Whisper White cardstock. The card front was stamped randomly with Memento Ink using the outline […]

Weekly Deals – 09/03/16 to 15/03/16

Oh, look at this weeks’ Weekly Deals! Lots of bargains – my kind of deals! The Deco Labels are so handy for personalised gift tags, not to mention cute cut-outs on cards. And if you think Flurry Of Wishes is just for Xmas cards, think again. It’s the perfect stamp set for all those Frozen-themed […]

A Sale-A-Bration Showcase!

Hello again! I thought I’d pop in and show you what we made in card class this fortnight. We played around with the oh-so-cute sets available in the 2016 Sale-A-Bration catalogue. The first card consisted of a card base of thick Whisper White cardstock. Two strips of DSP, from the It’s My Party DSP Stack, […]

Are You Bringing Birthdays Back Too?

Hello again! How have you all been? I’ve been busy working with my other job, so unfortunately, my love of papercrafting has had to take a back seat for February. One thing I am definitely taking part in, is the #imbringingbirthdaysback revolution that Shannon West at Stampin’ Up! in the US, has started! It’s a […]