Goodbye Beautiful Friendship stamp set

Welcome to this month’s Stamptastic Friends Blog Hop The theme this month is Goodbye/Hello to Stampin’ Up! products I find this is of the year both exciting but also a sad time as new products are being released and old favourites are retiring. This year I will be saying Goodbye to the Beautiful Friendship stamp set. I have chosen to use the Beautiful Friendship stamp set to make some more quick and easy birthday cards. […]

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Photo showing cake slice and stamped cake sprinkles

Scrapbook Layout – Its a Bing Thing – Part 2

Welcome to the Scrapbook Global Blog Hop The theme this month is This month’s Scrapbook layout theme has been decided by Sara Lavin. I wanted to continue my Its a Bing Thing Scrapbook Layout theme for my granddaughter’s birthday party on Saturday. As I missed her 1st birthday due to lockdown so am really pleased to organise a party for her with our part of the family. The lucky girl will be getting 3 days […]

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Photo showing stamped 'Grafitti' as background of layout.

Scrapbook Layout – Its a Bing thing – Part 1

Welcome to the Tech 4 Stampers Academy Blog Hop The theme this month is a sketch For this blog hop I decided to think outside the box and make a scrapbook layout as part of a series of scrapbook layouts called ‘It’s a Bing thing’ for my granddaughters 2nd Birthday. We missed her 1st birthday as we had just gone into lockdown. Because we are just coming out of a third lockdown and we can […]

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So Saffron version of making the flower using card stock and ink pads.

Colour Combo Blog Hop – April 2021

Welcome to the April 2021 Colour Combo Blog Hop The colour combo for this month is Cherry Cobbler, So Saffron and Old Olive When I saw these three colours for the Colour Combo April 2021 Blog Hop I knew straight away that I would use the Brushed Blooms stamp set and matching dies to make some birthday cards. I started by stamping the brush stroke image using the three colours using a variety of first […]

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Photograph showing Flowering Cactus along bottom of scrapbook layout

Scrapbook Layout – Flowering Cactus

Welcome to this month’s Stamp n Hop Blog Hop The theme this month is Anything Goes For my blog hop today I have decided to design a scrapbook layout using the Flowering Cactus Product Medley from the January – June Mini Catalogue. When I was 18 I visited Jungleland in Barnstable and recently found a picture I had taken of the Cacti area. Flowering Cactus Scrapbook Layout I started off by looking at the Designer […]

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Photo showing Hey Chick Title for Feeding the Chickens scrapbook layout

Scrapbook Layout – Feeding Chickens

Welcome to this month’s Stamptastic Friends Blog Hop This Month’s Theme is Spring/Easter For my project this month I have decided to do a scrapbook layout using photos of me and my granddaughter feeding chickens. Usually when you think of Spring or Easter you immediately think of new life especially little chicks. I was looking forward to taking my granddaughter to a local farm to see the baby animals especially the chicks and lambs. But […]

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Scrapbook Layout using a Mood Board

Welcome to the Scrapbook Global Blog Hop The theme this month is a Mood Board This month’s Scrapbook layout Mood Board theme has been decided by Sharon Dalton. I cannot remember every using a Mood Board to design a scrapbook layout so this was an great opportunity to have a go. First I started by getting the card stock and ink pads out for the colours, Misty Moonlight, Seaside Spray, Highland Heather, Roccoco Rose and […]

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Colour Combo March 2021 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Colour Combo Blog Hop The colour combo for this month is Mango Melody, Petal Pink and Terracotta Tile. First I started by laying out the ink pads and card stock for all three colours. I then decided the Mango Melody would look good for dandelions so I then chose to use the Garden Wishes stamp set to make a quick and easy card. I stamped the dandelion plant image onto Basic […]

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Fun Fold Mother’s Day Card

Welcome to this month’s Stamp ‘n Hop Blog Hop The theme this month is a fun fold card. As it is Mother’s Day in the UK this weekend I decided to make a fun fold Mother’s Day card. I got the idea from a Pinterest post posted by Annette in Oz on 2013. Annette’s post used a 20cmx20cm piece of paper. Template for Fun Fold Card First I started by enlarging the template to fit […]

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Sweet Strawberry Welcome Sign for Tech 4 Stampers Blog Hop

Welcome to the Tech 4 Stampers Academy Blog Hop The theme this month is Welcome Welcome to the very first Tech 4 Stampers Academy Blog Hop. We are a group of Stampin’ Up Demonstrators who learning how to design and keep our websites up to date. For this blog hop I have designed a Welcome sign using the Sweet Strawberry stamp set and matching Strawberry Builder punch. First I painted a mdf wooden square sign […]

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