Category Archives: Events

March Technique Teaser Creative Class – Masculine Cards

AN UPDATE It has been a bit slow online at the moment as my website was compromised and still has not been fully repaired. But the site is completely safe to browse. It was down for over a week. Am working on updating the website to resolve the outstanding issues. Hence why this post is… Read More »

Masculine Scrapbook Layout featuring Geared Up Garage Bundle

Why is it so hard to create masculine layouts – or is it? I haven’t created too many masculine scrapbooking layouts and I am not sure why. They are easy enough to create – remove the bling and tizz and use earthy colours and you are there. They are so easy to create that I… Read More »

Broadway Bound From Picture to Page February Creative Class

Creative Class Details Oh my goodness. It is nearly February. The year is already moving quickly. Time: 10 am – 1 pm 1 February 2019 Location: at my in-home workshop, Salisbury (message for details) Cost: ($15)/Optional Kit $8 additional This month’s class kit is very bright layout, with loads of photos (up to eight). It… Read More »

You will not want to miss out on these last two crafting events for 2018

Upcoming Christmas Classes – and don’t forget I have gift vouchers for Christmas 7 December 2018 Friday From Picture to Page Creative Class Time: 10 am – 1 pm Location: at my in-home workshop, Salisbury Cost: ($15)/Optional Kit $8 additional  Required: basic kit# Come along and have some fun whilst catching up on your memory keeping… Read More »

All the news, special offers and the goss!

All the news and goss! So much happening in my world at the moment.  Next week I take off on holidays for a few weeks to attend OnStage (think convention) in the United States.  And of course, I will be having a bit of a look around whilst I am over there.  One of the… Read More »

First Frost Handmade Card with Watercolour Background – Global Stampers

I love creating projects using different techniques and products, which means that I am always stretching myself. For October’s Global Stampers Colour Challenge I featured Stampin’ Up!’s First Frost Stamp set with Granny Apple Green, Blackberry Bliss and Crushed Curry.

All your Stampin’ Up! news including my upcoming events

All the news: I know I have been a little quiet lately but life has not been dull – so much happening.  But I will tell you about that another day.  Lots of events coming up this month.  And don’t forget the Christmas Charity Day on 6 October supporting our aussie Farmers through Drought Angels… Read More »

Upcoming card making classes in Brisbane

Check out this month’s card making classes It is time to book your place for this month’s event.  This weekend there are three class options available.  Friday’s classes feature a waterfall card which is so much fun to make.  I have even used this waterfall mechanism on scrapbooking pages.  Sunday’s class features the really popular… Read More »

Masculine Birthday Card – Mission Impossible or was it?

What makes a ‘good’ Masculine Birthday card I have to say that the answer to this question is probably determined by your personal taste.  But your design is also often influenced by the intended receiver of the card as well.  But these guidelines always work for masculine cards: geometric designs, earthy colours, outdoors subjects, hobbies, interactive… Read More »

So much is happening in Ann’s PaperWorks Stampin’ Up! land including Christmas in July

Upcoming events: I have just returned from the Crafty Paper Bees Winter Retreat held at Brookfield.  We all had a fabulous time – lots of crafting, surprises, laughter and silliness!  I have posted quite a few updates on my Facebook Page.   There will be another retreat scheduled for 2019 but I have yet to firm… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Product Shares and Swatch Books

Stampin’ Up! 2018 Annual Catalogue Products Shares and Swatch Books Are you like me and absolutely love Stampin’ Up!’s Designer Series Papers? I have to confess I get excited by all the new papers, ribbons and embellishments that come with every catalogue.   I am even more excited when my order arrives and there they all are – these… Read More »

All you need to know about the new Stampin’ Up! 2018-19 Annual Catalogue

The release of the Stampin’ Up! 2018-19 Annual Catalogue brings some fabulous innovative, creative and downright exciting products to the paper crafting world. And to share these amazing products I have scheduled two events to celebrate – my catalogue launch party on Sunday 10 June ’18 and a Facebook Live Party on Monday, 11 June 18. Each of these will have prizes and some exclusive special offers.

How can I pick a favourite product from the new Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue?

So which is my favourite product from Stampin’ Up!’s brand new 2018-19 Annual Catalogue? What an impossible question but for June’s Global Stampers Blog Hop Challenge, I chose to feature the Serene Garden Stamp Set and coordinating Garden Scene Framelits Dies to create a gorgeous feminine birthday card. Check it out.

Sweet Soiree Diamond Fold Card

Check out how to create this beautiful fancy fold diamond fold card featuring the Sweet Soiree Designer Series Specialty Paper. Live video tutorial available to follow along step by step. This DSP is only available until the end of May 2018.

A lady does not discuss the size of their craft stash unless….

It is that exciting time of the year with the release of 2018-19 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue on 1 June 2018. And to make room for all the new goodies, the Crafty Paper Bees are having a Great Craft Destash this Saturday. Don’t miss the new From Picture to Page June class kit.