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 »
A fabulous scrapbooking kit suitable for memory keepers of all levels. It features the Lilypad Lake Bundle and the Tranquil Tide Designer Series Paper. This kit combines stamping, die-cutting and scrapbooking. Tips and tricks provided as part of the article for those that can’t make the Creative Class. RSVP’s due this Wednesday 4 July 2018.
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.
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
2018 Occasions Catalogue Stampin’ Up! Product Shares and Designer Series Paper 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. And I am even more excited when my order arrives and… Read More »
Let’s start the year off with a bang. Did you make a New Year’s resolution? Perhaps it was to find some ‘ME’ time or catch up on your memory keeping or to learn a new skill. This is your opportunity – lots of different Creative Classes coming up. I can’t wait for the crafting year… Read More »
Christmas need not have finished… Did you receive some crafting goodies which were on your Christmas Wish List? I did. But perhaps there are still some items on your Stampin’ Up! wish list. Perhaps you received some ‘casharoo’ or visa cards….. I am putting in an order soon if you would like to tick some… Read More »
The Year-End Sales Event Is Coming Soon We’re wishing 2017 a fond farewell by throwing a Year-End Sales Event in its honour! In just a few short days, you’ll be drooling over the special deals on select retiring and surplus items while supplies last. I want to warn you that many of these items will… Read More »
Waterfall technique translates to scrapbooking As you have already guessed, I am a cardmaker first and scrapbooker second. This is the reverse of what I used to be – I was once only a scrapbooker. One of the things that I am really enjoying is being able to use some of my creative cardmaking techniques… Read More »
September From Picture to Page Creative Class – Stampin’ Up! classes Time: 10am-1pm Friday 1 September 2017 Location: at my in-home workshop, Salisbury Cost: ($15)/Optional Kit $7 additional Required: basic kit# 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… Read More »
Coffee Break Stampin’ Up! scrapbooking layout Isn’t this Coffee Break Designer Series Paper just divine and I am not even a coffee drinker. To be honest, I hate coffee! But I do love the patterns and colour palette of this paper. Pear Pizzazz and Early Espresso are a match made in heaven. And I have been dying… Read More »