Freshly Brewed Projects: For the Guys

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is .... For the Guys Creating cards for the guys can be a little harder to make than any other type of card. If you are like me you are always looking for some inspiration. The two cards that I'm sharing with you today are a couple that … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: For the Guys

Techniques on Tuesday: Embossed Kisses

This techniques is great way to add a little bit of extra detail to your stamped images and create a different look each time. It is also another great way to use your embossing folders without having to use an embossing machine. You can use either side of the folder to get two different looks. … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: Embossed Kisses

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