Yearly Archives: 2018

What’s in the Box? First Sneak Peek from the Stampin’ Up! 2018-19 Annual Ideas Catalogue

The 30th Anniversary Stampin’ Up! 2018-19 Annual Ideas Catalogue is a bolter, full of great products like the Stamparatus. But it has soooo much more – new stamps, new colours, new embellishments, even an early release that you can purchase from 1 May – I want it all. I couldn’t wait to share my first sneak peek with you. Check it out here.

All the news about the upcoming 2018-19 Stampin’ Up! Annual Ideas Catalogue

Check out the amazing Stampin’ Up! new colours being introduced with the new 2018-19 Annual Ideas Catalogue 1 June 2018. Be tempted by Mango Melody, Merry Merlot, Granny Apple Green and lots more on-trend colours including some popular returning colours. And did I say, new style ink pads? Read all the news here.

Stampin’ Up! Clearance Rack has been updated!

DID SOMEONE SAY SAVINGS? Everyone loves a good bargain, and Stampin’ Up! has just updated the Clearance Rack.  Woohoo! And it is full of fabulous products discounted up to 60%.  But as always, these bargains sell out quickly, so don’t delay.  There are punches, dies, Designer Series Paper, cardstock (always the first to go), Stampin’… Read More »

Check out these upcoming events in April

Check out these fabulous upcoming events for both memory keeping and cardmaking. The Crafty Paper Bees are also hosting Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea on 28 April 2018, a fundraiser for the Cancer Council – fabulous raffle and lucky door prizes. Come along and make a difference. Don’t delay as numbers are limited.

We Must Celebrate Easter – Global Stampers Blog Hop

We Must Celebrate Easter Card   Do you ever have to create a card but you didn’t have any of the ingredients you need?  Well, that was me for this project.  The April Global Stampers challenge was ‘Easter’.  In our family Easter is big but I don’t own any Easter stamp sets and only own… Read More »

Ready to say goodbye to Sale-a-Bration 2018 yet? No! New products have been added.

You will not want to miss the new Sale-a-Bration 2018 release from Stampin’ Up! You can now earn current Designer Series Paper, cardstock, ribbons, embossing folders and even framelits, Check out all the details as soon as possible.

You will not want to miss out – some for you and others for those less fortunate!

Upcoming Cardmaking Classes and Events March is always such a busy period.  Lots of events so scroll to the bottom of this post so that you don’t miss out on anything.   I have lots of fans who express interest in attending one of my events but some never take the leap of faith.  This month… Read More »

Springtime Foils Specialty DSP is my favourite Sale-a-Bration product

Global Stampers Favourite Sale-a-Bration Product March Blog Hop – Springtime Foils Specialty DSP I get asked all the time which is my favourite FREEBIE from the Sale-a-Bration catalogue.  Up until the second Sale-a-Bration (SAB) release late last month, it was the Party Pandas stamp set – but not anymore.  I love the versatility of the 12″ x… Read More »

Making Creativity Easy – Greeting Card Cutout Guide

Standard Card Sizes and Measurement Guide – A4 cardstock One of the hardest techniques for beginner card makers to master is card bases and layers.  So to make it easier I have put together this quick guide – Standard Card Sizes and Measurement Guide. I recommend that you print out this handy guide. For an easy-to-print… Read More »

From Picture to Page Creative Class March Layout

Picture Perfect Party Scrapbooking Layout (Kit Available) Come along and have some fun whilst catching up on your memory keeping whether it be Project Life or traditional scrapbooking. Bring along your own projects (you do not have to use only Stampin’ Up! products). There will be plenty of space to spread out. Don’t want to… Read More »

New Sale-a-Bration Products Available Now from Stampin’ Up!

New Sale-a-Bration Products Available Now from Stampin’ Up! The second release of Sale-a-Bration products for 2018 is available!  We are offering three great new products that you can earn for FREE with a qualifying order! Click on the image above or here to see the new Sale-a-Bration brochure.  These three new products are in addition to the current… Read More »

The opportunity to find some ‘me’ time – Crafty Paper Bees Winter Craft Escape

2018 Crafty Paper Bees Winter Craft Escape This is a fabulous opportunity to craft, with no ‘hurries or worries’, loads of laughter, whilst sharing ideas with new and old friends, and at the same time enjoying some amazing creative therapy time.  Book a table for all your crafting friends.  Everyone welcome, no matter what craft… Read More »

Quick and Easy Bonbons with the Envelope Punch Board – Video Tutorial

I love bringing you projects that are super simple and easy that both beginner and the experienced paper crafters will enjoy.  This is one of the projects – how to make a Bon Bon with the Envelope Punch Board.  Bon Bons can be so useful for gift wrapping that awkwardly shaped present, especially if it is round, long and skinny.  To make it even easier for you, I have put together a video tutorial for you. The Envelope Punch Board is one of my favourite tools ever because it is so simple to use. 

Eastern Palace Mini Album Tutorial is now available

Eastern Palace Mini Album Tutorial I have always had a soft spot for mini albums – they are handmade from the heart and only a few photos have to be added to make a beautiful keepsake.  And they often bring tears to the eyes of recipients (well, they do to me when I receive one). … Read More »

Let’s get going with all the news for February, including upcoming cardmaking classes Brisbane

What’s the goss? Hullo, hullo, hullo,  I am back!  Well, a lot has been happening.  Unfortunately, I had a stay in hospital but am now home taking everything a little slowly.  I am still answering emails and phone calls, completing the occasional post, and slowly catching up on work.  I even did a surprise relatively… Read More »