Friday, 7 September 2018

JAI 425 inspiration challenge - petal gatefold



Hooray for Spring in Australia! This week's Just Add Ink challenge is to make a card inspired by this beautiful inspiration image. Oh my goodness, how gorgeous are those hydrangeas & that idyllic little garden scene.

 

It's much too early for hydrangeas in Australia but the image immediately made me think of the truly gorgeous Petal Promenade paper pack. This features photographic images of real flower clusters and arrangements. Here's what I made with it.

Friday, 24 August 2018

JAI 423 colour challenge - make a wish




I'm always game to try a new colour combination and this week's challenge combination at Just Add Ink is certainly a new one for me.


I decided to try a graphic, masculine-ish look and this is what I came up with.

Tuesday, 14 August 2018

More Stampin' Blends colours coming - updated chart pdf




Colour & Stampin' Blends lovers rejoice!

The 2018 Christmas-Holiday Catalogue arrives on September 5th, bringing with it tons of gorgeous new Christmas and all occasions goodies AND 6 more Stampin' Up! colours to the Stampin' Blends marker range, in both light & dark markers. These colours are:

Sunday, 12 August 2018

Simply scraps and a vase




I'd planned to share my second simple Varied Vases card during the week, but  my week didn't go quite to plan, so here it is today.

Friday, 10 August 2018

JAI 421 sketch challenge - celebrate you



I do love a good sketch so I'm happy it's sketch challenge week at Just Add Ink and that Narelle's given us this one to work with. Do check out the Just Add Ink blog when you finish here, to see how all my clever teamies used the sketch. Then try it yourself. I'm sure it's a keeper.


Monday, 6 August 2018

Simple modern vases & the Stamparatus



Way back in May I had my first play with the my fave first pick of our then new annual catalogue - the beautifully fresh & modern Varied Vases stamp & punch bundle. Today I'm sharing the first of two clean & simple cards to give you a peek of what's possible with it.

Sunday, 22 July 2018

Everyone needs a healing hug



Time get away from anyone else this week? The good news is I'm back today to share a simple and soooo useful get well card I made last month using our new Healing Hugs stamp set.

Saturday, 14 July 2018

Black white & metallic 18th birthday tri shutter


Hi & happy Saturday! I have another tri shutter card to share with you today so let's get started.


Friday, 13 July 2018

JAI 417 Just add T for tri-shutter card



This week's new challenge at Just Add Ink is courtesy of the lovely Tina, who wants us to...


There are lots of T's I could have chosen including Tina herself, but I decided to make a tri-shutter card for a special friend who's celebrating a milestone birthday.

Sunday, 8 July 2018

Pop of purple & a butterfly

I've been all about sharing my cards using the floral dies in the Springtime Impressions die set, and totally forgot to share the simple butterfly card I made with the die in the same set.