Freshly Brewed Projects: Bags n Boxes

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is .... Bags n Boxes It is that time of year that we are looking for something special to use for gifting, especially for work colleagues, teacher appreciation and secret Santa etc.... This cute bag and topper was inspired by the CEO of Stampin' Up! Sara Douglas. It … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: Bags n Boxes

Techniques on Tuesday: Misting with Markers

Do you like the look of watercolour but don't want to actually watercolour. Well this technique is for you. Just by misting your inked stamp you can achieve a subtle watercolour look. This technique can also be know as Watercolour Stamping. Supplies that you will need: outline stamped image, spritzer bottle with water, Stampin' Write … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: Misting with Markers

Techniques on Tuesday: Spiral Pop-Up

This technique is a quick easy wow that will put a smile on the face of any recipient. The cards that I have for you today are a couple that were created for my recent Family Fun Class. Supplies that you will need: a circle shape approx 7cm either punched or die cut , glue … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: Spiral Pop-Up

Freshly Brewed Projects: Gatefold Card

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is .... Gatefold Card When you google Gatefold cards there are so many different ways to create one, from the way you fold it to the way you embellish it. Here is my take on the Gatefold card, hope you like it. For this card I used ... … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: Gatefold Card

Techniques on Tuesday: Emboss Resist

The Emboss Resist technique brings to life your embossed images by adding some colour. This can be done by either sponging or adding a watercolour wash. Supplies that you will need: stamped image, Versamark ink, clear embossing powder, heat tool, sponges, water painters, ink, and cardstock. Step by Step Instructions Ink up your stamp with … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: Emboss Resist

Freshly Brewed Projects: Bells or Baubles

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is .... Bells or Baubles I have been busy running my Christmas Stamp-a-Stack classes this month. One of the cards that I have been sharing and making in my class uses the amazing Ornamental Envelopes Bundle. I love that the bauble images is just one stamp and that … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: Bells or Baubles

Techniques on Tuesday: Faux Frosting

Do you like to add texture and interest to your projects? This technique gives you a puffy finish and looks like frosting on a cake or in this case, snow on the trees. Supplies that you will need: Stamped image, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue, heat tool, embossing powder and fine glitter. Snow Wonder Bundle Step … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: Faux Frosting

Freshly Brewed Projects: Metallics

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is .... Metallics Have you discovered the awesome Brushed Metallic Cardstock in the August-December 2020 Mini Catalogue!!! It comes in Bronze, Copper & Gold. By using the Colour Blocking technique and adhering strips of each of the 3 colours I created these 2 cards for my catalogue launch. … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: Metallics

Techniques on Tuesday: Paper Piecing

By stamping your image on Designer Series Paper (DSP) and cutting it out you can add colour and variation to your projects. If you are not a fan of colouring in an image then this is a great technique for you. It is also a great way use use up all those scrap pieces of … Continue reading Techniques on Tuesday: Paper Piecing

Freshly Brewed Projects: Chevron Quilt Strip Background

The inspiration for this Freshly Brewed Project is .... Chevron Quilt Strip Background This week we are creating projects using the Chevron Quilt Strip Background Technique. I enjoyed the challenge of trying something new. Here is a tutorial by Lyssa Zwolanek that is the inspiration for today's card. Hope you like it and try it for yourself. … Continue reading Freshly Brewed Projects: Chevron Quilt Strip Background