Just Add Ink Challenge #22 Party Hearty

Hi chickens, Head over to Just Add Ink Colour Challenge #22 for a really fun colour combo this week care of the lovely Bronwyn Eastly… Rich Razzleberry Tempting Turquoise Kiwi Kiss Whisper White These colours are perfect for Sweet Ruby who turns 3 tomorrow – I had fun using  my Party Hearty stamp set for thisContinue reading “Just Add Ink Challenge #22 Party Hearty”

Enthusiastic New Stampers!

I just have to share with you my JOY when I hold a workshop and unearth an enthusiastic stamper (or two) who have never been introduced to SU products (this their first time) and just can’t believe their eyes! I had one such workshop this morning, and want to say “a big thanks” to myContinue reading “Enthusiastic New Stampers!”

Happy Moments – Just Add Ink Sketch Challenge #6

Gotta play along with the fantastic sketch challenge over at Just Add Ink This Week I created this card for my beloved boss Joan, who had her 64th Birthday last Friday: I grabbed the fab idea of white embossing the gifts from over at Sarah Klass’s wonderful blog and coloured them in a little with myContinue reading “Happy Moments – Just Add Ink Sketch Challenge #6”

A Cupcake Happy Birthday

Hey Girls! I’ve played along with Karen Giron’s Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge 58 today for my friend’s little one’s 4th birthday.. Here is the sketch: and Lachlan’s card: I began with Brilliant Blue Cardstock, Tangerine Tango and Whisper White.  I punched scallop circles in each colour and created a base for my three cupcakes, stacking themContinue reading “A Cupcake Happy Birthday”

Folded Frame is Star

My wee cousin Brooke is turning 10 in a few days so I sat down to create a girly birthday card that is just a little more grown up than what I would usually give her.  I wanted to use my Stampin’ Around Wheel Classic Stars but somehow wanted it to be the main focus…Continue reading “Folded Frame is Star”

Tie-Dye Cupcakes

  Inspired by the rock and roll technique, I decided to try something just a little different for a friend’s birthday card – and it resulted in a really cool, almost tie-dye effect on the cupcakes: To create this effect on the cupcakes, first I stamped in Baja Breeze and then coloured in around the edgesContinue reading “Tie-Dye Cupcakes”

B is for Birthday

Another favourite stamp from the Party Hearty stamp set is this one: In Colour seems to work really well with this stamp set – here I have coordinated Riding Hood Red with Pacific Point and Whisper White and the result is fresh and clean… For this project you will need Stamp Sets  Party Hearty PunchesContinue reading “B is for Birthday”

Party Hearty Birthday Versatility

  I’ve found myself needing a range of birthdays cards lately, from 5 years old to my Mum’s 61st, so I decided to have a play with my Party Hearty stamp set and create cards with a variation on the Idea Book Suggestions on page 43:   I like making two cards with small changesContinue reading “Party Hearty Birthday Versatility”