Hot Air Balloon – Guy themed card

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Cajun Craze is a color I seem to forget until Autumn, but it is a great color for masculine cards, especially if you pair it with Sahara Sand and Early Expresso! If you are regular reader of my blog you will know that I struggle with guy themed card but it you have the right stamp set and the right colors they are a lot easier to make. 🙂

I shall be so sorry to see the Soar Confidently Stamp Set retire but it will be available until June 30th – so you can still add it to your order!

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Learn the Art of Gilded Leafing #4

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I have made no secret of the fact I just LOVE the Gilded Leafing Embellishment, I am on my second pot of it and this is the 4th technique I have shared with you to inspire you to purchase some and try it for yourself – it is fun to use and gives a fantastic finish that will just WOW whoever gets this card.

I have chosen to use the Oval Occasions Bundle for me greeting with the Oval Occasions Stamp Set and coordinating Double Oval Punch. If you scroll on down you will see 2 different color versions just to inspire you a little further 🙂

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Embossed Gilded Leafing Card and Video

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When the Stampin’ UP! Jan – June 2021 Mini Catalog came out in December there was a new product – Gilded Leafing Embellishment, a beautiful pot containing delicate and wispy pieces of a gold colored foil – which was bright and sparkly and I just love bright and sparkly!

I am working on a series of posts and videos sharing various designs and techniques for using this wonderful product – today shows a piece of gilded card which has been dry embossed …… stunning!

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Ink . Stamp. Share ScrapBook Blog Hop ~ Free Choice

Welcome to the  Ink & Share Scrapbook blog hop,  we are  group of international Stampin UP! demonstrators sharing our ideas and creativity with you.

You will have either arrived from Karen’s post or starting here ~ either way WELCOME.  This month are theme is a Free Choice! ~ which means we can use any theme we like!!!

Once again I have chosen to use a 12 x 12 page – mainly because Stampin’ UP! has 12 x 12 card stock in all its colors which gives me a fantastic choice

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Ink . Stamp . Share New Year’s Eve Blog Hop

It is the last day of 2020, however you feel about the year I have truly enjoyed ‘hopping’ with a group of wonderful card crafting artisans. Once again,  I am thrilled to be taking part  in the final Ink . Stamp . Share blog hop of 2020. We are a group of Stampin’ Up!®️Demonstrators from around the globe here to bring you inspiration through creativity!

You will have either arrived from  Sue’s post or starting here ~ either way WELCOME . I always feel sad when December ends, all the sparkles and lights from Christmas will be packed away in a few days. But this year I think I shall be glad for 2020 to be behind us! We also have a new mini catalog to look forward to on January 5th with lots of happy valentine, Easter and summer themed products. Which is the theme of our hop this month.

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Ink . Stamp. Share ScrapBook Blog Hop ~ the letter ‘C’

Welcome to the  Ink & Share Scrapbook blog hop,  we are  group of international Stampin UP! demonstrators sharing our ideas and creativity with you.

You will have either arrived from Alison’s post or starting here ~ either way WELCOME.  This month our theme is ‘the letter C’  ~ I have chosen CELEBRATE. 2021 is the 20th anniversary of some of the most important occasions in the life of my husband and I, read on for more details 🙂

Once again I have chosen to use a 12 x 12 page – mainly because Stampin’ UP! has 12 x 12 card stock in all its colors which gives me a fantastic choice and plenty of room for my photographs!

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