Monthly Archives: January 2016

Handmade Card Challenge 2016

So the very lovely Shannon West started a challenge recently to reduce the FaceBook or SMS message for birthdays and reinstate the awesome handmade greeting card that arrives in your mail box. The old fashioned way the lets someone know that … Continue reading






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Going Global

The third make and take we had the opportunity to complete at the OnStage event for SU! demonstrators, well in my case I did it as a take and make later…..was using the Going Places suite. The textured impressions embossing … Continue reading






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Yarloop & Waroona District Fires Appeal Auction

So it hasn’t been a good start to the year for a lot of people, we have had a devastating Bush Fire here in Western Australia that was started by lightening strikes, it is still not entirely under control. Over … Continue reading






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Flowering Fields notecard

I sent out some of the new Occasions and Sale-a-bration catalogues to existing customers recently and added a little notecard to say hello with them. It was made using some stamps that I got for FREE as a prize at the … Continue reading






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Never Ending Minion Card

Recently at Crafternoon we made 3 never ending cards, the basic template for making one is here and the card base template is really easy to make, it’s the embellishing that takes the time! I did modify the base to suit … Continue reading






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Party Wishes two ways

I still have a couple more samples to share with you that we made at OnStage (well we got the kits and I took them home and made them up slightly differently to what was suggested after being inspired by … Continue reading






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Christmas treat roundup

I was the very fortunate recipient of some beautiful hand made cards and treats this Christmas, very humbling that friends chose to invest their time in something for me, I really appreciate each and every one of them (my Cherub … Continue reading






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Party Banner Bird

Did I not say I made a lot of cards using the bird from this Sale-a-bration set? Here is another birthday card made using the Honeycomb Happiness set and using the little banner punch to create some celebratory bunting. The … Continue reading






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Sky is the Limit

We made a couple of cards at my team meeting in December, getting ready for the new catalogues arriving and this was one that I CASEd from the web, and now forget who to credit the original design to! It … Continue reading






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CASEing Shannon Honeycomb Hello

One of the things I love about Stampin’ Up! live events (i.e. the recent OnStage event in November) are the ideas from the company and other demonstrators for using some of the products that we have. This was one new product … Continue reading






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