Die Stenciling Technique with Splendid Thoughts

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I think you may have guessed that Splendid Thoughts Stamp Set with the coordinating Splendid Stems Dies is a firm favorite in my stash!. This must be the 6th or 7th card I have shared in the last couple of months.

Today I am using this bundle to demonstrate a die stenciling technique, where I have used the dies to create stencils which gives a really neat coloring technique.

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Lovely Layers Vellum #1 meets Botanical Layers Stamp Set Video Tutorial

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Tucked away on page 93 of the Annual Catalog is an unusual bundle – the Botanical Layers Stamp Set paired with the Lovely Layers Vellum.

As I share in the video there are 4 different pre-printed designs as well as some plain sheets. I have created a card for each design and since there are 5 different designs I have paired each one with the 2022 -2024 In-Colors – today features Tahitian Tide.

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Emboss Resist Technique ~ introducing the Embossing Additions Tool Kit

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When I received the July – December 2022 Mini Catalog, I was so excited to see the new Embossing Additions Tool Kit. I love to do heat embossing and have shared lots of projects in the past, so this lovely kit was on my list immediately!

To introduce the new kit I chose to share the Heat Resist Embossing Technique with the Pretty Medallion Stamp and paired with the Deckle Rectangle Dies. Check out the video below.

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Stampin’ UP! ~ Sale-a-bration Wonderful World meets Stitchery Birthday Card Idea

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Today I have paired the Wonderful World Stamp Set with Stitchery Stamp set to create this very quick and easy birthday card. I love the color combination – really fresh and bright – that I accidently tripped over a couple of weeks ago, check it out here. It also gives me an chance to share another of the Sale-a-bration freebies that you can choose when you place a minimum order .

We have one more month of Sale-a-bration – let me remind you about it……………………. For every $50 to $100 you spend you get to select free products from the Sale-A-Bration Summer 2022 Brochure. (see the link to the right) In the brochure, each item indicates if it requires a $50 or $100 purchase. Depending on the amount you spend, you’ll be able to mix and match the Sale-A-Bration items you earn. There are some fantastic options to choose from stamp sets, designer paper, and dies! – 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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Sunflower Quick and Easy Thank You Card

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Sunflowers are so bright and cheerful, I have them growing in my garden – not because I planted them but they are in the bird seed we put out in the winter months, so it is the birds that plant them for me!

Did you know July is World Water coloring Month? Today’s card features the Celebrates Sunflowers Stamp Set with some quick and easy watercoloring – there is a video to show you how quick and easy it is!

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