CASE challenge 3 – glitter stained glass

Can you believe we're already on week 3 of our CASE challenge?  This week was my choice, and I was so wow'ed by Dawn Griffith's beautifully blingy cards that I knew I had to try it for myself and try the glitter stained glass technique. It was so much fun!  I chose the Eastern Beauty stamp set as it has nice open spaces for colouring, plus coordinating framelits for easy cutting round the shape.  I took a while to decide on colours, as I have so many favourite combinations with this set, but I wanted to choose colours that [...]

By |2018-08-26T19:53:19+01:00August 27th, 2018|Blends, CASE Challenge|1 Comment

Color Me Happy kit – 4 x 4 designs

On the 1st November, Stampin' Up! releases their new range of alcohol markers called Stampin' Blends.  Alongside the Blends we have a new stamp set called Color me Happy, and a coordinating project kit.  If you haven't seen the unboxing video yet, go check out my previous post.  The kit comes with instructions and supplies for 4 gorgeous designs.  I've been playing with the kit, so of course made one of each: Color Me Happy kit 4 designs   Then I thought, why limit myself to these 4 designs, lovely as they are.  I could use the SAME [...]

By |2018-04-05T17:41:36+01:00October 20th, 2017|Blends|0 Comments

Stampin’ Blends are nearly here!

Stampin' Blends are the new alcohol markers that Stampin' Up! are releasing on the 1st November.  We lucky Demonstrators have been able to get a sneak peek, and I can tell you they are just AWESOME!  The pens come in 12 Stampin' Up! colours with a dark and light version of each, plus additional pens in Ivory and Bronze.  Then there's a colour-lifter pen, for shading and correcting - I think it's my favourite so far!  It's perfect for tidying up if you go over the lines.  Each pen has a nib at each end, one side a thick brush, [...]

By |2018-04-05T17:42:43+01:00October 19th, 2017|Blends, Videos|0 Comments