Sunday, January 31, 2010

VALENTINES DAY CARD #2 By Joy Taylor

Our Guest Designer Joy has made another cute Valentines Day card to share with you today.





Products used:

SBB Cardstock:  White
Paper: Basic Grey Lemonade
Punches:  Fiskars:   2" Amore Squeeze Punch & 1.5" My Funny Valentine Squeeze Punch
Stamps : Darkroom Door Background Dots and Hero Arts:  Adorable Baby Girl
Inks: Colorbox Queue Muted Moods - Velvet & Memento Tuxedo Black
Buttons
Twine
We R Memory Keepers Corner Chomper

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Thanks for stopping by

Evelyn



Thursday, January 28, 2010

NEW CRICUT CARTRIDGES ARE NOW IN STOCK


























New cartridges from only $79.00 !

We have a limited supply of all the new Cricut cartridges in stock!
Be quick, so you don't miss out!

Click HERE to see them all.

Thanks for stopping by

Evelyn


Tuesday, January 26, 2010

VALENTINES DAY CARD - Special Love By Joy Taylor


















 



This is the first in our series of Valentine's Day Cards. I hope you enjoy them.

Our Guest Designer Joy has made a sweet card for Valentines Day to share with you today.

Products Used

Cardstock: White
Paper:  Grace Taylor
Punch:   Fiskars Squeeze Punch - Amore 2" Heart
Stamps:  Hero Arts: Old Letter Writing & Adorable Baby Girl
Ink: Ranger Distress Inkpads:  Tattered Rose & Memento Tuxedo Black
Ranger Foam Ink Blending Tool
We R Memory Keepers Corner Chomper
Brad

We love to receive your feedback, so why not leave us a comment.
Thanks for stopping by

Evelyn


Wednesday, January 20, 2010

COMING SOON - NEW SPELLBINDERS DIES


















 Spellbinders have done it again!
There are a whole new range of Spellbinders dies being released here in March 2010.
Spellbinder paper Arts have already been releasing sneak peeks of some of their new range with a Surprise Party Blog Hop.
More will be released next week at CHA in Annaheim California USA.
We have set up the Preorder for the first stage ( those dies already revealed in the blog hop).
The remaining new designs will be available to preorder once the details have been released at CHA.

Please note some of the new designs will again be LIMITED EDITIONS & only available to us for a short time.
These new dies are due to arrive in Australia early MARCH 2010.


Please be sure to place your pre-order as new Spellbinder Dies always sell fast.
Click HERE to see all the designs revealed so far, and pre-order yours now.

Thanks for stopping by

Evelyn

 

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

NEW PRODUCTS - 2010 CUTTLEBUG EMBOSSING FOLDERS ARE HERE !














We are very excited to announce the arrival of the New Cuttlebug Embossing Folders for 2010!
These are just gordeous & I know I want them all. There are 17 fabulous new designs to choose from.
These are Exclusive, Limited Edition Folders, so when they are gone, they will be gone for good.
Be sure you don't miss out as they are selling FAST !

Click HERE to see the new folders.

Thanks for stopping by

Evelyn


Sunday, January 10, 2010

THREE FERNS CARD TUTORIAL by Joy Taylor


















Our Guest Designer Joy has made another lovely card to share with you today. I don't know about you, but it seems a lot of us cardmakers struggle when it comes to making cards for the Men in our lives. She has also provided the tutorial for you to follow to easily reproduce this card.

PRODUCTS

Cardstock:  Bazzill - Green and Brown
Cardstock:  Glossy White
Stamps:  Hero Arts - Three Ferns and Clear Designs - Birthday Sayings
Embossing Powder:  American Crafts Zing Opaque White
Ink Pad:  Versamark
Pen:  Uni Ball Signo White Gel Pen
Adirondack Alcohol Inks:  Latte, Caramel and Meadow
Adirondack Alcohol Ink Felt Blending Tool
Adirondack Alcohol Ink Blending Solution
Buttons
Punch:  Fiskars Apron Lace Border Punch
Glue:  Herma Dotto Removeable, Glue Glider Pro and Glue Dots red box
Baby Wipes
Wagner Heat Gun

METHOD

Pre cut the various pieces of cardstock ready for the project.
CARD - 30cm x 15.5 cm
GLOSSY CARDSTOCK - 14cm x135cm
GREEN STRIP CARDSTOCK - 14cm x 4cm
BROWN STRIP CARDSTOCK - 14cm

GLOSSY CARDSTOCK:  Ink up the Hero Arts Three Ferns stamp with Versamark ink, stamping the image to cover the glossy cardstock, emboss with American Crafts Zing white embossing powder, heat set. Next apply Alcohol inks to Blending Tool adding some Blending Solution and apply over the stamped images, adding and blending to get the desired affect, wipe over stamped images with a baby wipe or damp cloth to wipe off some of the alcohol ink, set to one side.

GREEN STRIP CARDSTOCK:  Stamp Happy Birthday from the Hero Arts Clear Design Stamp set Birthday Sayings with Versamark ink, stamping to one side of the green cardstock, apply American Crafts Zing white embossing powder, heat set.  Next take your Uni Ball Signo white gell pen and add stitching lines to both sides of the green cardstock.

BROWN STRIP CARDSTOCK:  Punch a border of Fiskars Apron Lace adhere to the back of green strip of cardstock.

Adhere all pieces to the green card base, add buttons to the other side of stamped saying, adhereing them with Glue Dots (red box).
















Thanks for stopping by

Evelyn



SPELLBINDERS NEW RELEASES & BLOG BIRTHDAY PARTY


Spellbinders™ Paper Arts is having a Surprise Birthday Party to reveal tons of new die templates that will be released on January 24 at the Craft and Hobby Association Trade Show in Anaheim, California, USA.

Spellbinders will be introducing over 40 new dies at CHA on January 24th. Beginning January 7th, YOU are invited to attend a week-long Surprise Party event hosted by Spellbinders’ talented Design and Blog teams.

During this celebration more than half of these exciting new releases will debut.

You’ll find the schedule here on Spellbinders™ Blog. Follow the links and bookmark some amazing crafters and their creations and BE INSPIRED!!

Don’t forget to enter the Spellbinders competition and drawing and you may WIN your favourite die.

These new dies are due to arrive in Australia early March 2010.

Once we have all the details on the new releases we will put up a pre-order on the website.

Thanks for stopping by

Evelyn



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