Category Archives: Ideas

Rose Garden cards

Here’s a few cards I made with new stuff from the Occasions catalogue. I used gold foil left over from a past card kit, and some retired designer series paper behind the rose. Supplies: Rose Garden Thinlits Dies (get the … Continue reading

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Woodland Embossing folder

I forgot to post this card while the Holiday catalogue was live!  Well, now I can add the update that this lovely Woodland embossing folder will be returning in future catalogues.  It looks great with no added ink, but I … Continue reading

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Koala fancy fold card

I just finished getting all my card kits ready for Monday’s class at my place!  I have a big stack of multiples all cut out and ready to go, and then I made this one of a kind card. A … Continue reading

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Something cheerful

Get well cards can be tricky, especially when you want to give one to a person who has a chronic or terminal illness. “Get well soon” does not seem an appropriate saying for those times. However, a cheerful card or … Continue reading

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New Catalogue starts Tuesday! Check out the new In-Colors

It’s countdown time!  Only a few days left until the 2015-2016 annual catalogue launches. I’m already playing with a few new items, and trying out colour combos with the new In Colors that were released.  The new colours 2015-2017 In … Continue reading

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Card making with friends and family

A few weeks ago I hosted a house full of card makers at my place. Some family, extended family, friends and new friends. We made a ton of cards!  I tend to have 6 to 8 choices available and on … Continue reading

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With sympathy

Sometimes you need a card for  a somber occasion. At least you won’t have to go depressing card shopping, just make an appropriate card or two, then make the same card in brighter colors with a cheerful greeting for a … Continue reading

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Hexagon cards – plus free shipping this week

**All this week, April 6-10 there will be free shipping on all orders. So if you missed anything in Sale-A-Bration this is your perfect chance.** A pair of cards this time using the positive and negative pieces from the ‘Hello … Continue reading

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Hip Hip Hooray card making burst

Seems my projects have been coming in bursts lately. One week I am focused on work, later the focus is on sewing, or an event comes up and I need a specific card so I make a few for that purpose. … Continue reading

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Hooray It’s Your Day Project Kit

I got my hands on the Hooray It’s Your Day Project Kit from the 2015 Occasions catalogue that starts on January 6. This is a technique card kit that makes 20 cards with different spritzing effects .   I haven’t used … Continue reading

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