Verse Cards

So … another funeral … another sad day! But … I guess everyone has times like this … life is just like that! I’m sure you have all had hard times to deal with … Anyway … When Tim was in hospital (he was in ICU and no one was allowed to visit – apart…

Cute DSP card!

Hi again! I am off down to Kiama for a FAB FUN day of stamping and hilarity … Believe me … with the two Leonies … there is bound to be hilarity!!! We are doing some more brayering … so I am really excited to learn some more hints to creating better backgrounds! Should be…

Kelly’s Workshop

I had so many ideas floating around in my head for Kelly’s workshop last Saturday … and eventually did settle on 3 great projects that I got from Convention. Two were swap ideas … and one was a demo that Shannon did as a “workshop WOW”. This is the Shannon’s project … and is just…

Polka Dot Punches in 5 minutes!

I have to be quick … I really need to get started on project samples for my Friday class … and here it is 4.38pm & I meant to start at 9am this morning!!! Have you had days like this … where you have a list of  “things to do” but every one of them…

Black Magic Bodacious Bouquet

Hi there! Just a quick TECHNIQUE card … I have used 3 techniques on this card … Black magic on the main flowers Thumping on the tiny background flowers Dying some whisper white ribbon to match the colours! Are you intrigued? Would you like to learn some of these techniques??? Join my Stamp Club ……

ACC#1 (Andrea’s colour challenge 1) Card Candy

Hi … thought I would show you the prize for the best card for the Pumpkin Patch Colour Challenge! Perhaps now you will inundate me with gorgeous cards!!! 😀 This is what we call “Card Candy”. All the pieces are made for YOU to use to create your own special cards. They are all attached…

How easy is Embossing!

All images copyright © Stampin’ Up! ® 1997—2008. Artwork by Andrea Lowcock Don’t miss my demonstrator information evening details … see yesterday’s post! Hi … I hope you are all having some “play time” this weekend … Here is some inspiration! I have discovered that embossing is MUCH EASIER than it appears! Sometimes, trying something…

Pixie Pink Baby

All images © copyright Stampin’ Up!  ® 1997 – 2008 and Andrea Lowcock Even though it has been around now for nearly 2 months, I am still enjoying the new 2008/09 Stampin’ Up! Idea Book & Catalogue … and some of the new products available. One of my really favourite new products is the scallop circle…

Fun & Fast Notes Faux Tearing

I wanted to share a cute card that I did at my workshop on Saturday. I love the new “Fun & Fast Notes” stamp set – you can make really cute cards REALLY QUICKLY with this stamp set! My guests were mostly Stampin’ Up! “groupies” and so I also wanted to share a new technique with…