Peace, Joy & Love

Yesterday I shared with you a card using the Eclipse Technique.

Well today, I am sharing another using the same technique but this time round it is a Christmas Card which was created in one of my classes back in February.  Is it too early to make a start on our Christmas cards?

 

The Eclipse Technique is available to download by clicking on the Free Technique Christmas-InsideTutorials Page.  Print it out, file in a folder & keep on hand to use or to refer back to at a later date.

Yes, SU! Demos are able to use them for your classes, workshops & demonstrations.  It just means that all the work is done for you, except of course your samples.

To download your free card tutorial on how I created my card, please click on the link above the photo.

 

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Until next time, Happy Stampin’

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342. Peace, Love & Joy

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Celebrate #2

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My card today is our 2nd card created last Friday using the same set Amazing You, which you re able to see here.  I still have another to share with you in the next couple of days so be sure to pop back.

Amazing-You---Lemon-Lime-TwFor this card I’ve teamed Lemon Lime Twist with Basic Black & Melon Mambo.  I am loving these colours together – so vibrant! Once again, I’ve used the Petal Passion DSP on the card.  I love when I can show my classes different ways of using our lovely DSP with just the 1 stamp set.  Once again, the flowers have been coloured with Watercolour Pencils & Blender Pen.

The leaves were stamped with the Lemon Lime Twist Stampin’ Spot from the Tutti-fruitti Suite, Page 28 of the 2018 Occasions Catalogue.

To grab your free tutorial, click on the link below.  It will give you a list of supplies used, measurements (imperial & metric) plus the instructions to create your card.

 

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Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Signature---Vicky-Wright---

 

 

 

321. Celebrate – Amazing You

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Celebrate

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G’Day Stampers,

I am sharing with you one of the cards we created in our class last Friday where we played with the gorgeous Amazing You Stamp Set.  You are able to earn this set for Free when spending $90AUD while Sale-A-Bration is on.  I’ve teamed it up with the gorgeous Petal Passion DSP which is from the 2018 Occasions Catalogue.  It is also one of the cards Amazing-You-Daffodil-Delighwe created in our Creative Class a couple of weeks ago.

The flower has been stamped onto a piece of Whisper White CS in Memento Tuxedo Black Ink & die cut using the Stitched Shapes Framelits.  Another flower was stamped onto scrap Whisper White, coloured using the Watercolour Pencils & Blender Pen.  It was then fussy cut before being adhered to the top of the stamped flower.

By clicking on the link below, you are able to download a free tutorial to create your own card.  The tutorial includes list of supplies plus measurements (metric & imperial).February  Yes, SU! Demonstrators are able to use them for their classes.

 

Remember to use the Host Code for February when shopping Online.

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Signature---Vicky-Wright---

 

 

 

322. Celebrate – Amazing You

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Easel Card

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G’Day Stampers,

Today I am sharing with you one of the cards we created a couple of weeks ago which just happen to be our first class back for the new year.  We’ve used the lovely new Heartfelt Blooms Stamp Set.  You can check out our 1st card here.

This set is from 2018 Sale-A-Bration & is the new Stampin’ Up! “DistINKive” Stamp Set!  The floral image lays down your ink at different opacities giving the image of a photograph.  If you haven’t seen the video, check it out here –

If you click on the link below, you will be able to download a tutorial for you to create your own card.  The tutorial includes list of products & measurements, both metric & imperial.

If you don’t have a Demonstrator & would like a copy of both the 2018 Occasions Catalogue & SAB Brochure, please do not hesitate in contacting me.January

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Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Signature---Vicky-Wright---

 

 

318. Happy Birthday – Heartfelt Blooms

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Merry & Bright

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Have you had enough of Christmas Cards yet?  Well, you will be happy to know that this one will be the last for a little while.  I still have a couple to share with you but I will do that over the next month or so.  This way you may be able to make an early start for next Home-for-Christmas-2---Insiyear – scary thought hey.

Once again, I am sharing a cute little Gift Card Holder created from a standard Envelope.  Love creating these little things & so very handy to use throughout the year.

The DSP is from the 2017-2018 Annual CatalogueBe Merry while the greeting Merry & Bright is from the Hearts Come Home Stamp Set, available in the 2017 Holiday Catalogue which ends 2 January 2018.

To download your free tutorial, please click on the link below.

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Remember to use the Host Code for December when shopping Online.  Don’t forget the End-End Sales Event which includes discounted items & retiring items from the current 2017 Holiday Catalogue.

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Signature---Vicky-Wright---

 

 

289. Merry & Bright – Gift Card Holder – Hearts Come Home

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Beachy Little Christmas

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I certainly hope you all had a lovely relaxing & happy Christmas spending time with family & friends.

I created the card today some time ago, originally for a blog hop but it completely slipped my mind.

When I first saw Beachy Little Christmas  in the 2017 Holiday Catalogue, I saw a wreath using the shells.  I’m quite happy with the result.  In fact, we eventually did it in one of our classes & the ladies loved it especially when they could see another way of using the images.  I must say the set suits our lifestyle down the coast of Australia.

The images have been stamped in Memento Tuxedo Black, coloured with the Watercolour Pencils & Blender Pen.

It’s a little different but one I’m happy with.

Don’t forget if you click on the link below, you can download your own tutorial to create your card.  The tutorial includes a list of supplies plus measurements (metric & imperial).

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Signature---Vicky-Wright---

 

 

286. Christmas Wishes – Beachy Little Christmas

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Gift Card Holder

Along with Christmas Cards, we have been creating Gift Card Holders.  Let’s face it, these Foil Frenzy Speciality DSP, Colorful Seasons, Gift Card Holderslittle things can come in quiet handy this time of the year.  In fact, they may be used throughout the year for all occasions.  I have created this Holder a few years back for another class but thought it time to revisit.

For our Holders, we went with the Foil Frenzy Specialty Paper – love, love this paper.  The week previous, everyone was give the option of choosing their favourite colour to create their Gift Card Holders.  I love it that everyone’s was different.

Once the Belly Band had been created, we used the snowflake from the Seasonal Layers Thinlits  to create our main focal point by sponging a die cut circle, die cutting the Gift-Card-HOlder1snowflake with the Seasonal Layers Thinlits & then inlaying it back in with a Stampin’ Dimensional.  We finished them off with a large Rhinestone (retired).

The ladies enjoyed their class & were tickled “pink” with their Gift Card Holders.

December-2017

Remember to use the Host Code for December when shopping Online.  Don’t forget the End-End Sales Event which includes discounted items & retiring items from the current 2017 Holiday Catalogue.

By clicking on the link below, you will be able to download the tutorial to create your own Holder.

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Signature---Vicky-Wright---

 

 

292. Gift Card Holder – Seasonal Layers Thinlits

Gift Card Holder, Foil Frenzy Specialty DSP, Seasonal Layers Thinlits, Free Tutorial, Vicky Wright, Stampin' Up!

 

Basic Sponging meets…

… the beach & the Hometown Greetings Edgelits.

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Our card today is one we created in our class a couple of weeks ago.  You may have seen the 1st one I shared with you already.   I love it when I can get multiple uses from my Stamps & Dies & this is just one of those occasions where I am doing a happy dance & created Beach Huts.  You can see another card I created using the same Edgelits here.

In our classes we have started on Techniques & the ladies are loving them.  I have a list that they would like to try out so that saves me trying to think of new ones to teach.

Don’t forget you are able to download the Technique Tutorials for FREE by clicking on the Free Techniques Tutorials Page.  Yes, SU! Demos are able to use them for their classes too.  The page will be updated every 2 weeks with new techniques.

To grab your Free Tutorial to create your own card, please click on the link below.

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Signature---Vicky-Wright---

272. Celebrate – Hometown Greetings Edgelits

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Cool Treats

Heya Stampers,

Today I am showing you the card we will be creating in our “Cards @ Toogoom” class Cool-Treats---Insidethis morning.  It is not too late to come along – 9.30am – 11.00am.  All you have to bring is yourself!  Everything is supplied!

I am ashamed to say I haven’t used Cool Treats Stamp Set for sometime & then only once or twice but never shown you a card created using it.

I’ve used the lovely “Birthday Boutique” DSP, Watermelon Wonder Ink & CS along with the Mint Macaron Ink & CS all of which have retired.  If you wanted to re-create the same card, all you have to do is swap the colours out for current products, eg “Pick a Pattern” Suite which includes Pieces & Patterns Stamp Set, Pick a Pattern Washi Tape, Pick a Pattern Cardstock Pack & the Eclectic Shaped Paper Clips.  All are suited for boys & girls.

I thought it would also be a good idea to create a Z-Fold Card which the class haven’t created before & I haven’t done one for so long.

To grab your free tutorial, please click on the link below.  It includes a full list of supplies, along with measurements (metric & imperial).

Until next time when I show you the one created using the Pick a Pattern Suite.

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259. Happiest Birthday – Cool Treats (updated)

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Lovely as a Tree

Realising that I no longer have many stamp sets for males, I went straight for my back up set – “Lovely as a Tree“.  It has been sooooooo long since I’ve had a play with this set that I thought it would be Lovely-as-a-Tree---Close-Up great to showcase at our “Cards @ Toogoom” class last Friday week.

As you know this is one of the longest sets available in the Catalogue.

I did start to case the card from the Annual Catalogue, Page 137, but as usual it sort of went off on its own.

The Old Olive has been embossed with the Woodland EF (which you can’t see very clearly but it does make the card) before adding to a piece of Very Vanilla, a piece of Solid Very Vanilla Baker’s Twine wrapped around the top part before being adhered to the Base Card – Chocolate Chip.

Lovely-as-a-Tree---InsideThe image has been stamped in Chocolate Chip Ink & then coloured & blended using the Watercolour Pencils before being die cut & layered onto a scallop circle & adhered to the Card Front.

For the inside I stamped the same image in Chocolate Chip Ink direct onto a piece of Very Vanilla before adhering to the Old Olive Base Card.

To place your order  pop on over to my Online Shop.  Don’t forget to use August’s Host Code to receive a gift from me.

To download your Free Tutorial to create your own card, just click on the link below.

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Signature---Vicky-Wright---

255. Brother – Lovely as a Tree

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