Wednesday, 28 November 2012

Christmas Cards

Morning crafters,

Posting a couple of photo's of the Christmas card class for this evening.

I am really loving these cards.


Shaped Easel Card

Snowflake Card

Mini Ornament Cards

Thursday, 22 November 2012

Scrapbook Class

Afternoon, 

Here are a couple of photo's for Scrapbooking class this Sunday. 
This is what we will be creating, Christmas layouts all ready for you to add your holiday snaps.


Page One             


Page Two             


Double Layout      




Sunday, 18 November 2012

Only 37 Sleeps until Christmas

With only 37 sleeps to go before the big man in red arrives, i have included a couple of extra classes for the festive season.

Firstly i will be having a decoration class this Tuesday 20th November at 
6.30pm. We will be making 6 tree decorations and 1 cute little gift box (as pictured below).


I have also have a second Christmas card class which will be on 28th November 
at 7.30pm.  We will be making a selection of 5 cards (mini and regular).

Please have a look at the calendar page for further information and sign up.










Friday, 16 November 2012

Polka Dot, Tree Card

A simple card using the Polka Dot Embossing folder.



Materials you will need to create this card;

* 1/2 A4 Sheet Raspberry Ripple card stock
* 10 x 10cm piece of Raspberry Ripple card stock
* 14.5 x 10 piece of Whisper White card stock
* 8 x 8 piece of Whisper White card stock
* 16 x 1.5 strip of Gumball Green card stock
* Polar Party stamp set
* Green Gumball ink pad
* Perfect Polka Dots embossing folder
* Circle Originals Bigz Die (7.6cm)
* Large Circle punch (6.4cm)
* Adorning Accents Edgelits
(you will also need; Big Shot and cutting plates, Snail roller, snips and Bone folder)

Folding
1. Use your bone folder to fold the large piece of Raspberry Ripple card in half.
Cutting
2. Cut out a circle from the 10 x 10 red card stock using the Originals die and your Big Shot.
3. Cut out a circle from the 8 x 8 white card stock using the 6.4cm circle punch.
4. Using the scallop edged Adorning Accents edgelit cut the Green Strip of card  (be careful to line up the scallops close to 1 edge of the strip to get a border)
5. With the 14.5 x 10 piece of white card stock place it in the polka dot embossing folder and run through the big shot.
Stamping
6. Stamp the Christmas sentiment using Gumball Green ink onto the white card stock you just embossed, stamp in the bottom right corner.
7. Stamp the Christmas trees onto the small white circle you punched out earlier (this wont quite fit on the circle, so have some scrap paper under your work surface - i prefer to line up the to of the star to the edge of the circle).
Assembly
8. First attach your white embossed card onto the front of your red folded card.
9. Attach your green border strip to the front of the card, about 4cm up from the bottom of the card (length ways)  you will need to trim off the edges.
10. Attach the red circle onto the card front, about 1.5 cm from the left edge.
11. Attach the stamped white circle on top of the Red circle. 

you are now done!

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Polar Party Punch Card

I love this card - makes me smile :)



This card is made using the following supplies;
*1/2 A4 sheet of Whisper White card stock 
*2 pieces 12 x 4cm of Whisper White card stock
*14.5 x 10cm piece of Raspberry Ripple card stock (plus extra for punch shape)
*12 x 4 piece of Raspberry ripple card stock
*14 x 9.5cm piece of Gumball Green card stock (plus extra for punch shape)
*14cm of Raspberry Ripple Stitched Satin Ribbon
*Modern Label Punch
*Square Punch (3.2cm)
*Square punch (3.5cm)
*Polar Party stamp set
*Teeny Tiny Sentiments stamp set (Merry Christmas stamp)
*Early Espresso ink pad
(You will also need the following tools, Big Shot and cutting plates, bone folder and snail adhesive)

1.Use your bone folder to fold the 1/2 A4 card stock in half.
2.Mount the red card stock onto the folded card leaving a small gap around the edges, using snail roller.
3.Mount the green card stock onto the red card stock leaving a small gap around the edges, using snail roller.
4.Run the snail roller in a strip length-ways along the bottom of the card about 2 - 2.5cm up from the bottom, attach the length of ribbon.
5.Using the 2 penguins and the bear stamps (polar party) stamp 1 of each onto 1 of your 12 x 4 white card stock.
6.Using the small (3.2cm) square punch, punch out each of 3 stamps
7.Using the large (3.5cm) square punch, punch out 3 squares from your 12 x 4 Raspberry ripple card stock.
8.Using snail roller attach your stamped images to your Red card , attach these 3 squares to your 2nd piece of 12 x 4cm White card.
9.Stamp the Merry Christmas sentiment onto your extra red card stock and punch out using the Modern Label punch.
10.Punch out a second Modern Label from the extra green card stock, cut this piece in half.
11.Attach the 2 green label parts to the edges of the red label to create a border on the sides, attach this to the left side of your ribbon.
12.Lastly attach your 12 x 4 white piece (should have red and stamped squares on it) to the front of the card and your done!

These products can be purchased from me click here to view the catalogue's, once you have decided what you would like email me to place an order. 

Holiday Frame Embossed Card

First card of the rank today;




This card is made using the following supplies;
*1/2 A4 sheet of Whisper White Card stock 
*5 x 10 piece of Whisper White Card stock (for stamping)
*15cm of Raspberry Ripple Stitched Stain Ribbon
*Green Gumball ink pad
*Summer Starfruit ink pad
*Holiday Frame Embossing folder
*Scentsational Season Stamp set (tree and star stamps)
*Scentsational Season framelits set
(you will also need the following equipment, big shot with cutting plates, dimensional's, bone folder and snail adhesive)

1. Take your White card stock and Fold in half using your bone folder.

2. Place the front side of your folded card inside the embossing folder *remember to line it up so its centered.
3. Ink up the tree stamp with Green gumball ink and stamp onto white card stock.  Ink up the star stamp with Summer Starfruit ink and stamp onto white card stock.
4. Take your framelits (tree and star shape's) line up over your ink images (I like to use a sticky note to hold these in place) and run it through your Big Shot.
5. Put a couple of Dimensional's on the back of each cut out piece and attach to the flat oval shape in the middle of your card.
6. Tie a bow in your length of ribbon and attach to your card at the bottom of the tree (Ii used snail runner for this, you could use multipurpose liquid glue).

Now you should have 1 completed Holiday frame card.

These products can be purchased from me click here to view the catalogue's, once you have decided what you would like email me to place an order.


Hot day today

Morning all,

Well its 8.30am and already 29 Degrees, so i think its defiantly and air-con day today.  I am going to post a few photo's of the Christmas items i have been creating lately and these have been the base for my Christmas Card Class's.  I will also be putting up all the "ingredients" i have used to make each one.   

Have a great day everyone!

Morgyn

Thursday, 15 November 2012

Sneak Peek

Here is a sneak peek of what we will be creating at my "Anything Goes" Class

This class is designed to create 5 cards that could be used for a variety of occasions - birthday, get well, thank you etc.



This class will be coming up next month, keep a look out for the dates!

First Craft Class

Afternoon lovelies,

I had my first craft class last night (Christmas cards).  The ladies had a great time, making their cards and tags - ready for the festive season to begin.  And we will be working on our decorations next week :)

Here are a couple of photos of our creations.






Please check out the calendar pages for upcoming classes.
Have a crafty afternoon

Tuesday, 13 November 2012

FREE INK PADS

Afternoon all, 

Another update to the current Stampin' Up! Free ink-redible promption!

Host a qualifying workshop ($650) and you will receive a free set of Ink pads.

That's 10 ink pads for Free! a value of ($79.95), plus all the other hostess benefits you receive; hostess dollars and items and 50% off.

What are you waiting for contact me today to book a workshop and start earning your free items.





Sunday, 11 November 2012