Split Card Textures Friendship Card Video Tuorial

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Today I have a bit of a shabby chic/vintage feel to my card, I have used the Split Card Texture Dies to create a stencil then broke out the Blending Brushes and got to work with some Soft Suede Ink. I did not set out to create shabby chic, but the colors then using Distress Gold Specialty Paper kinda turned it into one! Go with the flow I say!

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Snorkeling Hippo ~ Sale-a-bration

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I just love this little guy! I have made quite a few cards using the Hippest Hippos Stamp Set and coordinating Hippo Dies – and I think this is my favorite! I can certainly see this as a great card for littlies in our lives.

The Stamp Set and Dies are 2 of the free exclusive items currently available during Sale-a-bration. Today’s card uses both of them on a cute little inspirational card. Click here for more info on Sale-a-bration

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Stampin’ UP! Sending Smiles ~ Birthday Wishes Video Tutorial

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Sometimes we need to be able to make a card quickly but still want it to be a fantastic creation to send. Using different layers of card can give the pizzazz we are looking for to impress. Today’s card takes about 10 – 12 mins to make, with the layers and a little embossing to give plenty of impact. Just to show how quick and easy it is to make I have a video to share.

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Vintage/Shabby Chic Thank You Card with Pretty Medallion

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I have fallen in love with the Pretty Medallion background stamp, I have used it such a lot and will be sharing more with you over the coming weeks.

Today I have given the card a vintage/shabby chic spin with some sponging, die cutting with the Split Card Textures Dies, distressing and crinkled seam binding….. oh and there is a video to pull it all together 🙂

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Floating Book Fold Card ~ featuring Sun Prints Collection

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I love a fun-fold card – the ladies who come to my classes love to create something just a little out of the ordinary and today’s card with video is just that.

I used the goodies from the newly released Sun Prints Collection, which has a stamp set with coordinating dies, the Fern 3D embossing folder and the very pretty Sun Prints decorative paper, scroll down for more info on the supplies, which are available separately or as a whole collection – you choose!. I have also thrown in one of the new in-colors ~ Tahitian Tide which pairs very well with Night of Navy.

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