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Card Inspiration – Botanical Stickers

I’m so happy how these hand stamped botanical cut-outs turned out. Don’t they remind you of a relaxing summer holiday on a tropical island? They are made using adhesive sheets therefore there’s no need for glue. Simply peel out the backing and stick to your heart’s content. Use them for cards, journals, scrapbooking, tags and […]

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Card Inspiration – Forever Fern

Here’s a one-layer card that uses the Forever Fern stamp set. The set has gorgeous and elegant images so you really just want to highlight them and let them speak for themselves. This is the reason why I kept this card clean and simple. Let’s begin! Pick a fern that you like from the set […]

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Card Inspiration – Trimming The Town DSP

What’s DSP? DSP – that’s Designer Series Paper in Stampin’ Up! language. They are double-sided, acid free, lignin free and has a thickness ideal for all kinds of paper crafting, including box making. These DSPs are vibrant and always include a variety in every pack so you’re always spoilt for choice. Take this Trimming The […]

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Card Inspiration – Dressed To Impress

Well hello fabulous! This stamp set is for the sassy, brave, bold, sweet and the fierce. Every once in awhile we need to remind ourselves that it’s ok to buy the shoes and to be as bold as our lipstick. I feel empowered already. Aren’t you? I don’t know about you but a good lipstick […]

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Card Inspiration – Gift Wrapped Bundle

Be inspired to use Designer Series Papers when making this card. Paired with The Gift Wrapped Bundle you’ll be making gorgeous cards in no time. I get a lot of enjoyment making cards when the layout is clean and simple. For my cards I used Flowers For Every Season Designer Series Papers cut into 3 […]

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Card Inspiration – Here’s To Our 2020 Graduates

This year has been challenging for all our students. Remote learning has changed education in ways that we never thought possible. It’s amazing how we all quickly adapted and so a big congratulations to all students graduating this year. Also to parents and carers who continue to support the ones learning from home. It’s quite […]

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Card Inspiration – Koala and Aussie Sunshine

Spring has sprung in Australia and we love basking in the sun whenever it decides to grace us with it’s presence. Humans and animals have begun crawling out of the winter gloom and are venturing out once more. Although we’re still in lockdown here in Victoria, exercising outside has become more pleasant with the warmth […]

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Card Inspiration – Tile Work Technique Tutorial

Here’s a technique that you can do during your quiet time at home. It only requires a few things that you probably already own like a punch, stamp set and ink pads. For my cards I used the following: Whisper White Cardstock 2020-2022 In Color Clear Block D Timeless Tropical stamp set Nature’s Beauty stamp […]

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Card Inspiration – Inking With Markers

Have you tried inking your stamp sets with markers? It’s a technique that requires only a few things so you should be able to manage with what you have. To ink your stamps, simply run your markers on the images then stamp. The photo above shows you how. It’s as easy as that! Inking with […]

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Card Inspiration – Masking Technique Tutorial

Masks are everywhere. These days wearing a mask have become as normal as wearing a hat. This piece of covering is our line of defence when we’re out. I cover for you and you cover for me because we need to keep each other safe. It’s the sign of the times therefore today it’s fitting […]

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Papercraft At Home Class – July 2020

It’s time for another class! As we continue working from home it’s also important that we indulge in a creative hobby that’s fun and gratifying. Hence, here’s another kit that you can assemble in your down time this winter. It’s the perfect time to stay indoors, keep warm and cosy up with Christmas card making. […]

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Card Inspiration – Simply Citrus Kit

What a glorious sight it is to see our lemon tree brimming with fruit in winter. From my window, I can see bright yellow fruits peeking among the dark green leaves. As a result, I get up on the ladder to pick them, twisting the stem and releasing the citrus oily aroma around me. Citrus […]

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My Favourite Product – Jar of Flowers Bundle

The Jar of Flowers Bundle is a versatile and beautiful set found in the 2020-2021 Annual Catalogue and just like in our everyday lives, mason jars are great vessels for flowers, drinks, food and everything in between. In card making and paper crafting it opens a lot of possibilities and creativity. Let’s explore the things […]

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My Favourite Product – Peaceful Moments Stamp Set

I’m always on a lookout for stamp sets that have meaningful greetings for all occasion. Legible fonts, good size and a bit of panache is a big tick for me. If you think about it, there’s very limited stamping space on a card. My favourite find at the moment is Stampin’ Up!’s Peaceful Moments. Birthday, […]

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Card Inspiration – Dinosaur Cards

It’s time to make cards for our little heroes. Our children have been resilient, brave and understanding as they adjust to life in quarantine and isolation. Dance class, swim class, sports and extra curricular activities have been cancelled. So do playground visits and playdates. School is done at home. I have a 5-year old and […]