RAK Blog Hop – April 2018

“Welcome to the Random Act of Kindness (RAK) Blog Hop. You are visiting Cheryl in England. I am showcasing the cards I have given &/or received as part of the Random Act of Kindness Group on Facebook.  As this is my first Blog for RAK cards I am showing you all the ones that I have received. Each month, we each select a few people from the Group to send a RAK card to, to […]

Friends of SUBA April Blog Hop

FRIENDS OF SUBA  Welcome to the Friends of SUBA Blog Hop. What does SUBA stand for? SUBA stands for Simply Unique Business Angels, and is run by Pip Todman and Louise Sims.   Back in August 2017 I attended a SUBA Training Course to help move my business into the Social Media arena.  Pip and Louise have welcomed me with open arms and are constantly helping others like me to understand the systems that they use […]

Stamp ‘n’ Hop April Blog Hop

Today I am taking part in a Stamp ‘N Hop with other Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators of all skill levels.  In this month’s blog hop we are showing our favourite stamp set which is on the current retiring list.  The stamp set I have chosen is one of the first sets I bought as a Stampin’ Up! customer.  It is Flower Shop and is a wonderful set of 5 different stamps that can be punched […]

Colour Combo April Blog Hop

    Today I am taking part in another colour challenge, with other Independent Demonstrators, as part of the Colour Combo Blog Hop.  I am based in Cambridgeshire.  In this month’s blog we have been given certain colours to use. The colours for this Blog Hop are:  Sweet Sugarplum, Dapper Denim and Pacific Point. Sweet Sugarplum and Dapper Denim are two of the 2016-2018 In Colors and will be retiring at the end of May […]

Kre8tors April Blog Hop

Today I am taking part in a colour challenge with other Independent Demonstrators.  I am based in Cambridgeshire.  In this month’s blog we have been given certain colours to use.  The colours for this Blog Hop are: In addition we were given 3 neutral colours as well:  Basic Black, Very Vanilla and Whisper White. For my project I decided to use a stamp set from the Occasions Catalogue called Petal Palette.  I have had this […]

Colour Combo March Blog Hop

Today I am taking part in an Colour Combo Blog Hop.  This blog hop takes place on every 2nd Wednesday of each month.  Active demonstrators from all over the world are invited to come up with a project using three colours.  This month’s three colours are Daffodil Delight, Pear Pizzazz and Basic Black I decided to use ‘Petal Palette, a new set from the Spring Summer Catalogue (page 23) and design a card. Option 1 […]

Tick Tock, Crafty Clock

Tick, Tock, Crafty Clock

One event that I help my Upline, Sandra Roberts, out is the Sincerely Yours craft fair at Thetford.  This year the first one was in January, so to ensure that there were loads of samples and display items, a couple of Sandra’s demos spent the day together working on a number of samples.

One 3D project we worked on could not be shared as it was also one of Sandra’s retreat projects.

I love the colours that Stampin’ Up! produce especially the Melon Mambo which you will see that I have chosen for my business colour.  With this in mind I decided that as I was also holding a Perennial Birthday all day class that I would use the same set and produce my own display samples.

Melon Mambo Clock

Please click on the links below to see how Jacqui and Sandra did theirs.

Jacqui

Sandra

 

Sale-a-Bration January 2018

Welcome to a New Year and, of course, a New Year in Stampin’ Up! means a new Occasions catalogue and Sale-a-Bration is available. For those of you who do not know what Sale-a-Bration is, it runs from 4th January through to 31st March and for every £45.00 you spend on items from the Annual or Occasion catalogues you are able to pick a FREE item from the Sale-a-Bration leaflet. For my first blog of 2018 […]