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 […]

Simple 3D Window Card

After making a couple of simple cards using the Welcoming Window Stamp Set and Die bundle, I wanted to take a closer look at the dies. I’m so glad I did as this set makes the most stunning creations with very […]

Welcoming Window – 1 design, 2 cards

The Welcoming Window stamp set is so simple to use, it took about 3 seconds to work out what I wanted to create for my first card. I love the feel of the old fashioned window, it gives this set […]

Hey Chick, It’s your Birthday!

Spring has nearly sprung (or at least the snow has gone for now) and Stampin’ Up! have launched two new bundles that bring back and compliment an old favourite – Hey Chick! This natty little hen is back with matching […]