Stamptastic Friends February 2020 Blog Hop

We are a group of Stampin’ Up! demonstrator friendship met through attending some business training provided by Pip Todman and Louise Sims. For my sampler I wanted to use the Peaceful Poppies Suite and the colours Melon Mambo and Basic Black. I started by cutting Basic Black and Whisper White squares and rectangles for the bases of each element. Then came the fun bit trying out various designs and techniques. Some of the squares I […]

Colour Combo February 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Colour Combo Blog Hop. This month’s colours are Merry Merlot, Pineapple Punch and Pool Party. I wanted to use the Honey Bee stamp set from the January – June 2020 Mini Catalogue for this month’s card. I started by stamping the bee hive in Merry Merlot ink and placed a mask over the stamped image so that I could sponge the background with Pool Party and Pineapple Punch. Then I stamped […]

Ink & Share Scrapbook January 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this months Ink & Share Blog Hop. This month’s theme is up to us to choose. As I am doing my family history I have a couple of photographs that were of my Granddad during his service in the Second World War. Stampin’ Up! has the Painted Poppy Suite which is so versatile and I just had to use it for these photographs. I started by using the larger outline poppy stamp to […]

Stamptastic Friends January Blog Hop

Welcome to a New Year, New Decade and a New Blog Hop. Stamptastic Friends are a group of Stampin’ Up! demos who met when attending courses organised by fellow Stampin’ Up! demos Louise Sims and Pip Todman. Our theme for this month is Sale-a-bration, which is where you can get free product every time you spend £45 on products until 31st March 2020. For my project I have chosen the hostess stamp set called Little […]

Stampin Friends Birthday Bash January Blog Hop

Welcome to a New Year and a New Decade. I hope you are looking forward to seeing what projects we have come up with for the January Blog Hop. This month’s these is Birthday Bash. I decided to use the Painted Poppies and matching Designer Series Paper for my projects this month. Project 1 – Card To make the card I stamped a background mat layer using the individual poppy outline stamps onto Real Red […]

Stampin Dreams – January Blog Hop

Welcome to a New Year and a New Decade. This month’s theme is CASE A Card. CASE stands for Copy And Share Everything. For my project this month I am casing a couple of cards that were designed by Mary Knabe. First Card I started by sticking the Basic Black mat layer onto the card base. Next I cut a piece of Whisper White card stock and stamped the single poppy from the Painted Poppies […]

Scrapbooking Global January Blog Hop – New Beginnings

Welcome to a New Year, a New Decade and of course a new year of Scrapbooking Global Blog Hops. The theme this month has to be New Beginnings. It is certainly going to be a new beginning for my son as he is about to complete on the purchase of his first house. It is a brand new, newly built house so I have made a start on producing a double scrapbook layout. This double […]

Kre8tors January 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to Kre8tors Blog Hop. This month’s theme is Sale-a-bration and Occasional Catalogue Whether you have just joined the Blog Hop or have come from looking at Cheryl’s lovely project, you will find some lovely projects to tempt you into having a go at doing your own projects. For my projects I chose a stamp set for the Sale-a-bration catalogue called Happy Birthday To You. I have made a card for the three types of […]

Colour Combo January 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to the First Colour Combo blog hop of 2020 and a new decade. As you can see the colours this month are Basic Gray, Pear Pizzazz and Pumpkin Pie. When I saw these colours I immediately thought of flowers. Now to decide which stamp set to use. Of course I had the Timeless Tulips stamp set and matching punch from the NEW Occasions catalogue. First I cut my mat layers using Basic Gray and […]

Stamp ‘N Hop January 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to a New Year, a New Decade and the First Stamp ‘n Hop Blog Hop of 2020. Whether you have joined me from Rochelle’s blog hop link or are starting the blog hop with me. I know you will love all our lovely projects from the Occasion Catalogue or our Sale-a-bration leaflet. For my projects I chose to use the Under My Umbrella stamp set and matching punch. I love bundles like this as […]