TRIO OF CARDS – Affectionately Yours Suite

Today I’m sharing the first of my projects made with the NEW Affectionately Yours suite from Stampin’ Up! 2016/17 Annual catalogue.    Here are my first trio of cards, together with co-ordinating handmade envelopes, created using the Envelope Punch Board.    CARD 1 – I used the co-ordinating Stampin’ Write Markers to colour the raised […]


This is my favourite from today’s repeat of my recent Watercolour & Inks class.  I know it may be wrong to have favourites, but it’s only human nature to have preferences.  Ladies at both classes enjoyed playing with a variety of inking techniques, getting messy in the morning and making up some of their artwork into […]


Having not been able to make previous classes, Tracey was pleased to join us yesterday at my Craft Studio and finally make her wreath.    I love to see all the different colour combinations and here Tracey used Designer Series Papers she earned for FREE during Stampin’ Up! Sale-A-Bration 2016.    Being able to hold classes at […]


Yippeeeeeeee !!!  Stampin’ Up! have just released the ***NEW*** Annual Catalogues for Demonstrators to order and mine are on their way.      Orders from the NEW catalogue start 1st June, but hurry to grab those Retiring Offers before 31st May.    If you would like to be among the first to receive your new […]


Today I thought I’d share a technique I love, making my own Card Candy dots.    Similar plain circles can be purchased from craft stores, however I prefer to make my own, as I prefer them to be in exactly the same shade of card that I use on my project.    Start by grabbing […]