Freshly Brewed Projects: Memories & More

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is ....  Memories & More Are you ever stuck for an idea or need something in a hurry. Stampin' Up! has this wonderful product called Memories & more Card pack. You will be able to whip up something quick and easy with the cards and sticker embellishments you … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: Memories & More

Techniques on Tuesday: Faux Stitching

This technique gives you the look of a stitched line or pattern on your card stock. Faux Stitching is a great way to add a little bit of texture to a project or provides an interesting border. Supplies that you will need: Piercing tool and piercing mat, a piercing template and/or a ruler, and Stampin' … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: Faux Stitching

Freshly Brewed Projects: Mini Catalogue Sneak Peek

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is ... Mini Catalogue Sneak Peek How do you work out what to get from a new catalogue when there are so many wonderful new products to choose from!!!!!. One thing I like to do is work out how I can use the stamp set, bundle or tool. … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: Mini Catalogue Sneak Peek

Techniques on Tuesday: Polished Stone

With this technique you get a lovely marbled background that looks like polished stone. It is a great background technique that can also be stamped on or die cut into various shapes. My card sample below gives you a sneak peak at the cute Have a Hoot stamp set and the Metallic Mesh Ribbon. Both … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: Polished Stone

Freshly Brewed Projects: Case the Catalogue

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is .... Case the Catalogue Have you ever sat down to create a card but no inspiration is happening. Did you know that the Stampin' Up! catalogues are a great resource for inspiration. You can CASE (Copy And Share Everything) straight from any of the images. Or change … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: Case the Catalogue

Techniques on Tuesday: Thumping

This technique is a simple and fun technique that gives you a marbled look to your stamped image. You can use more than one colour to create this look and works well with any solid stamp image. I have used the Most Wonderful Time Product Medley for both of my card samples today. This is … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: Thumping

Freshly Brewed Projects: Tags and Labels

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is .... Tags &/or Labels If you are like me and love to give gifts and homemade goodies to friends and family you will often just need a tag or label to put with it. My inspiration for the Tags & Labels theme was to be able to … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: Tags and Labels

Techniques on Tuesday: Masking

Masking can be used to create a number of effects. Below are three different techniques for masking. The first way is stamping a group of images without overlapping images to create a bunch of flowers. The second way is using a mask to create a frame. And the last way is a variation called reverse … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: Masking

Freshly Brewed Projects: One Stamp Three Ways

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is .... One Stamp Three Ways My inspiration for the following project originated from a Product Based demonstration I gave at the November 2019 Stampin' Up! Conference (On Stage) featuring the Peaceful Poppies Suite. Here is a picture of the projects I presented. Some of the items used … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: One Stamp Three Ways

Techniques on Tuesday: The Kissing Technique

This technique allows you to add a pattern from one stamp to another stamp. There are a number of ways to achieve the kissing technique. Kissing with one colour Kissing with two coloursKissing with a twist Supplies that you will need: Two stamp images - one with a solid image and the other with a … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: The Kissing Technique