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Vintage Valentine Trio…

I promised yesterday that I would do a Ustream class on making valentines cards, so after I went swimming, I headed up to the workshop at 11am and made 3 cards.. the first two are recorded and you can find the video over at Ustream, link opposite 🙂

Card 1 ~ Vintage Chipboard Easel Card

Supplies List :-

  • Chipboard
  • Rose Pink and Titanium White Acrylic Paint
  • Pink Lace
  • Melissa Frances Patterned Paper
  • Bazzill Dotted Swiss Pink Cardstock
  • Tulip Pink Seam Binding
  • 15mm Pink Tone rose from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Stampin Up Butterfly Embosslet from Helen my SU Demo (link in the sidebar)
  • Pink Felt
  • Pink Button
  • Linen Thread
  • Vintage Valentine Digital Collage Sheet from Etsy Seller
  • Diamond Stickles
  • K & Company Bailey Patterned Paper Pack
  • Stampin Up En Francais Script Stamp
  • Versamark
  • White Embossing Powder from Stampin Up
  • Tools : Scortape, Hot Glue, Head Gun, Big Shot, Craft Knife, Scissors

Card 2 ~ Red Polkadot Vintage Valentine Card

Supplies List :-

  • Papermania Red Textured Cardstock
  • Kraft Cardstock
  • My Minds Eye Lost & Found Polkadot Paper
  • Burlap
  • Red Seam Binding
  • 25mm Red Foundation Rose from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Beige Knicker Elastic from my supplies
  • Vintage Valentine Image from Etsy Seller
  • Doily Lace Punch

and finally Card #3 ~ Grey Tone Vintage Valentine Card

Supplies List :-

  • American Crafts Textured Cardstock in Dark and Ligh Grey
  • Vintage Digital Collage Sheet from Etsy Seller
  • Steel Grey Seam Binding
  • Stampin Up Embosslit Die from Helen my SU Demo (link in the sidebar)
  • White Lace from my wee Swedish friend Gina
  • Echo Park Grey Polkadot Paper from Angel Crafts
  • Pink 15mm Foundation Rose in Pink tone from Wild Orchid Crafts

Hope your all having a wonderful Sunday.. thanks so much for popping in 🙂


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Thank You Card…

Another Thank You card this evening, I kinda started this one off, then I was blethering with Deb on Skype for ages, then I went back to it for a bit, then Spoke to Deb on Skype again as her parcel arrived 😀 then I finished it off 🙂

Can’t quite make my mind up if I like the colour scheme of this card, do you think it’s a bit dull to be a nice cheery thank you card?

Supplies List :-

  • American Crafts Grey Textured Cardstock
  • Basic Grey Sugar Rush 6″ x 6″ Patterned Paper Pad
  • Cosmic Shimmers – Silver
  • Prima Flower
  • American Crafts Thank You Stamp
  • Papermania Pink Chalk Ink
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesive
  • We r Memory Keepers Corner Chomper

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With Thanks Card

Oh its nice to be back in the workshop tonight 🙂

Work is rather busy and demanding at the moment, so there have not been so many cards or videos made this week, hopefully I’ll get a chance to make up for my absence this weekend tho 😉

Back into the swing of things with a nice and simple card..

Supplies List :-

  • Turquoise Cardstock from Stampin Up
  • Basic Grey Sugar Rush 6 x 6 Patterned Paper (Grey)
  • Large Grey Metal Brad
  • Stampin up Dimensional Adhesive
  • Papermania With Thanks Stamp
  • Corner Chomper
  • Stazon Black Ink

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I luv you a ton!

I think that the only fibres in my collection that I have not played with so far are the Black, Grey & White’s, so tonight it was their turn, and of course you cant have a monotone card without lashings of Diamond Dust can you ??

Supplies List :-

  • White Cardstock from the Paper Mill Shop Cut to 6.5″ x 4.5″ scored & foled to make a card 4.5″ x 3.5″
  • Black Textured Cardstock from American Crafts
  • A small piece of heavyweight Chipboard
  • Red Tacky Tape (the extra sticky stuff)
  • Black Tie Monotone Fibres from Creative Fibre Arts.
  • 1 x Heart cut from white cardstock
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Diamond Dust
  • 12mm Foam Tape
  • Studio G Clear Stamp Set (Nelly the Ellie Clear Stamp Set …. thanks Micki 🙂 )
  • Versafine Onlyx Black Ink
  • Corner Chomper