Top Tip Tuesday – The Post-it Note

There are few more useful things than the humble post-it note. Ideal for reminders, lists and bookmarking, they also are fabulous in the craft room! Did you know you can use a post-it note to ‘mask’ an area of a […]

Bouquet of Hope Paper Pumpkin Kit

Available from today whilst stocks last, the Bouquet of Hope is a lovely kit featuring beautiful designs to show how much you care. What is Paper Pumpkin? These all-inclusive craft kits enable you to explore your creativity, try new techniques, […]

Retiring Colours – add them to an Art Gallery?

I love it when Stampin’ Up! announce their new colours but it always means we are saying goodbye to some old favourites. The 2019-2021 In Colours will sadly be leaving at the end of the month, so this really is […]

Spring Cleaning

So a little while ago disaster struck at PDQ HQ. A pipe burst in our bathroom and water came pouring through the house.  It wasn’t pretty and there was lots of colourful language at 3am (it always happens at night […]

Grace's Garden Stampin' Up! Kitten

A colourful garden card

As you probably noticed from my recent blogs I really like the Grace’s Garden stamp set, so much so that I’ve not even broken out the matching dies yet – Time to remedy that I think! The set is designed […]

Limiting your colour range with Grace’s Garden

Limiting your range of colours can make a striking card, something I often do if I want a sentiment or image to really stand out. In this simple three colour card I’ve use the stamp set Grace’s Garden stamp set […]

Using Write Markers for a simple multicoloured card

Following on from my video where I showed you how to make the Worlds most simple card, I thought I would show you another of my favourite tricks with the Stampin’ Up! Write Markers. The Write Markers are so versatile and […]

Happy Birthday Dad(s)

This week saw the birthdays of my Dad and my Father-in-law (2 separate people before you think my family tree is that weird!). Both have their hobbies so I decided to create cards that would appeal to them. My Dad […]

What you need to make a basic card

Worlds most simple card?

I made the most simple card, ideal if you are looking to start cardmaking. Here’s the total equipment that is needed to make this card: Stamp Set 2 Write Markers Acrylic Block White Card Watch my video below to find […]