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A Crafty Paper Bees First – three day Winter Craft Retreat

    Crafty Paper Bees Winter Craft Retreat 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… Read More »

Delicate Details Delivers a Delicious Deal during Sale-a-Bration

Delicate Details Stamp Set by Stampin’ Up! can pack a punch! I think that the Delicate Details Stamp Set from the Sale-a-Bration Catalogue is one of those sets that can be easily overlooked.  When I first looked at it, I though ‘a bit blah’, it won;t be a favourite and added it to my stash… Read More »

Want to get crafty for a day whilst making a difference?

Charity Card Workshop proudly supporting the World’s Greatest Shave This year on Saturday, 11 March 2017 (10am-4pm) the Crafty Paper Bees (my team of Stampin’ Up! demonstrators) will be proudly supporting the Leukaemia Foundation’s Shave for a Cure – World’s Greatest Shave (Help Beat Blood Cancers).  This is a cause very close to my heart.… Read More »

Sale-a-Bration is an opportunity to join my team

  Sale-a-Bration is just about here Sale-a-Bration is about to start (4 January) which is the best time to purchase your starter kit.  During Sale-a-Bration 2017, if you purchase a starter kit for $169: you receive $235 of Stampin’ products of your choice PLUS a bonus of any two stamp sets of your choice (valued up… Read More »

Cookie Cutter Christmas never-ending card

Cookie Cutter Christmas the most popular bundle in the 2016 Holiday Catalogue As you know I have been away on holidays these last few weeks. When I arrived home, I had received some fabulous handmade Christmas cards. One of my favourites was by Astrid Bealing, a member of my team of demonstrators, the Crafty Paper Bees.… Read More »

Making a Difference the Stampin’ Up! way

Crafty Paper Bees making a difference! Twice a year, the Crafty Paper Bees (my team of demonstrators) support a worthy cause.  This year it was beyondblue.  There is always a lot of hard work involved in hosting a Charity Day – but then again, nothing that is that worthwhile is going to come easy.  In preparation,… Read More »

Crafty Paper Bees Christmas Charity Workshop proudly supporting beyondblue

Christmas Charity Card Workshop proudly supporting beyondblue Every year my team of demonstrators  host a fundraising event to raise much needed funds for a worthwhile charity.  This year we are proudly supporting beyondblue, another cause very close to my heart.  Three million Australians are living with depression or anxiety. The Crafty Paper Bees Christmas Charity Workshop  is… Read More »

A Fairy Celebration in the Crafty Paper Bees July Swaps

Fairy Celebration Stamp Set by Stampin’ Up! If you follow my blog regularly you know that the Fairy Celebration Stamp Set was one of my favourites from the new catalogue.  And this card created by Astrid Bealing (CASEd Stamping Fee Nicole Schlack) is probably one of my favourite cards.  The centre section was cut out… Read More »

Sunshine Wishes – a little bit of bright on a dreary winter’s day

Sunshine Wishes are exactly that! It is that time of the month when I needed a swap for my team meeting.  And I think lately that I have been going through a little change in my style change.  This card basically only has five elements – the sentiment which could be swapped out for whatever… Read More »

Love You Lots – are you ready for a cuteness overload?

Love you Lots Stamp Set by Stampin’ Up! Sometimes you fall in love with a stamp set even though it is not really ‘your style’.   This is one of those stamp sets.   The deciding factor was its innate cuteness, that all knowing smug smile.  And I also needed a cute card for my… Read More »

Moroccan Nights Sampler

Moroccan Nights Sampler For those who regularly follow my blog, you already know that I like creating framed samplers.  I find them so much fun, probably because I don’t rush them – I take my time and enjoy the design process.  This one features the new Moroccan Nights and Flourishing Phrases Stamp Sets.  I also… Read More »

Crafty Party – oh, what a team of demonstrators

Crafty Party On Saturday, I hosted my team of demonstrators, known as the Crafty Paper Bees, for a Crafty Party.  This is an all-day event where we get to chat, have fun and craft all day with others who are just as passionate as we are, whilst enjoying some good food.  We created six projects featuring… Read More »

Sneak Peek Painter’s Palette Stamp Set in Emerald Envy

Painter’s Palette Stamp Set in Emerald Envy Sometimes simple works well.  This is a ‘one tone’ card with loads of texture.  This project features a new Stamp Set, Painter’s Palette, and one of the new In-Colors about to be released in the new 2016-17 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue – Emerald Envy.  It also showcases some… Read More »

Two Free stamps from Stampin’ Up! Join my team in June

Join my team, the Crafty Paper Bees Stampin’ Up! has just released a fabulous special offer for the month of June only.  Every new recruit who joins during the month of June will get TWO FREE additional stamp sets in their Starter Kit.  That’s an added value of up to $178, depending on which stamps (bundles and… Read More »

Sneak ‘Peek’-aboo Peach Painter’s Palette Stamp Set

New Stampin’ Up! In-Color Peekaboo Peach I finally found the time to have a bit of a play with my goodies from the new Stampin’ Up! 2016-17 Annual Catalogue, which will be released to the public on 1 June.  Tonight is the Crafty Paper Bees Team Meeting and I hadn’t started any of my swaps. … Read More »