The past few weeks have been busy for me! Getting our routine settled after a 6 week holiday is no mean feat! I also found myself arranging for my elderly mom to go into a safe, affordable Frail Care unit in South Africa (I have never been so grateful for technology!). After countless e-mails and … Continue reading Welcome Little One
And just like that we have celebrated Christmas 2020 and preparing to bid this year farewell. I created this card today for my mom... Mom, I wish I could be there with you. You are the strongest person I know. Click on the images to go to my shop. On Whisper White card stock (10.5 … Continue reading Be Strong, Be Brave…
Hello again Stamping Friend! I have so much news to share! First of all Stampin' Up!'s Year-End Closeout Sale is currently going strong! Most of the current Mini Catalogue will be retiring on the 4th of January 2021 and these items have been discounted up to 50%! Be quick though, although the promotions runs until … Continue reading Sneaky little peek…
Today I'm sharing a card sketch idea with you! I would love it if you shared your card, inspired by my sketch, with me on your social media - use the tag #cardsketchtuesday. The aim will be to keep it simple! My favorite two seasons are Autumn and Spring, however color wise I tend to … Continue reading Tuesday is card sketch day!
With restrictions and lock downs in place (not so much in Western Australia) for the most of us, it isn't the easiest thing in the world these days to share the good things in life with friends and family. I cannot wait for a time when we will fly, gather and hug again! There is … Continue reading The good things in life
I can literally count down the days to Spring! I love Spring and I love Autumn! To me that means not too hot or too cold here in Perth! I am still sticking with a Green and White theme (so fresh!) for not one but two challenges I am taking part in this week! This … Continue reading A Leafy Wreath
Hello! The perfect time to create your Christmas cards and decorations is when the Stampin' Up! Holiday catalog goes live! Well it is live and timing can not be more perfect! To be honest I have been trying to stretch my stamp sets, paper and embellishments as far as possiblethese days. So much is happening … Continue reading It is never to early for Christmas cards!
This week's challenge #83 by the Colour INKspiration team on Facebook was just too beautiful to miss out on! Basic Black (I managed to squeeze the tiniest little Black in), Bumblebee, Whisper White and Mossy Meadow were the colours for the challenge and I love them all! This would be my perfect room! My entry … Continue reading Inspired by Pinterest…
This week I decided to take the plunge! Yes I decided to take the Global Design Project colour challenge (#gdp253)! We had to use Poppy Parade, Bumblebee and Granny Apple Green and these colours reminded me of Spring! I knew when I saw the challenge that I wanted to break out my new Hand-Drawn Blooms … Continue reading A “Bring on Spring” colour challenge!
Finally the 4th of August 2020 arrived! The Stampin'Up! Holiday Catalogue went live on the 4th and let me tell you, it is a stunner! As a demonstrator I was able to do a pre-order from this catty - it was Christmas in July as you would not believe it when I received my order! … Continue reading The Holiday catalogue has landed!