Posts Tagged ‘Very Vanilla’

Lately I can’t get enough of Kraft.  That’s kraft (or crumb cake from Stampin’ Up!) coloured cardstock and ink and ribbon and all sorts of earthy natural tones. So for this card I combined that earthiness with some shine. I have had this card in my “To CASE” file for quite some time. And since […]


When I do a demonstration for a hostess I bring along some kits for people to make their own card and it’s quite often that I have left over kits.  These kits of cut up card and ribbon tend to sit on my shelf and never get made up.  But today I decided to do […]


My monthly Stamp Club class is something I look forward to each month as it is so great to catch up with the girls and they truly have become my friends.  It’s class time again tomorrow and this is the card we’ll be making. It uses the big shot to cut the top note, little […]


I have a friend (you know who you are lol) who doesn’t have a huge supply of Stampin’ Up! products.  I was like this too when I first signed up as a demonstrator and I felt really inadequate compared to all the other beautiful examples that I found online.  I just wanted it all and […]


Paper Tole

08Aug09

I have a confession to make, I secretly love paper tole.  Paper Tole is the technique of layering multiple copies of an image together to form a 3 dimensional version of the picture.  Sometimes it can be a bit cluttered and too grandma-ish (no offense to any Grandma’s reading this) but the time and skill […]


Once I find something I like I tend to keep making it again and again.  This time it is this little box that I showed you in a previous post.  It is just such a versatile box.  I love it! I’ve have made a few cosmetic changes though as I will be using these boxes as […]


My sisters, my mum and I (all 9 of us!) are getting together in July to make all our Christmas cards as well as some gift boxes and an advent calender so that we can be prepared this year before Christmas is over.  It’s my job (because I own all the supplies) to come up […]