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Welcome to this month’s Paper Crafting Blog Hop featuring the theme, December Celebrations. Fellow Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators from all over the globe are participating, so we have lots of fun projects to share with you. I hope you get loads of creative inspiration from them. You may have started here, or arrived from the talented Tracy Held’s blog. Wasn’t her project amazing? Either way, you’re in the right place!
For me, Christmas is my December Celebration, so I am excited to share a Christmas Card with you today. I used the Curvy Christmas stamp set and coordinating Curvy Dies, as well as the Classic Christmas DSP..
Colours are Cherry Cobbler, Shaded Spruce, Pool Party and Silver embossing. I also used lashings of Shimmery Crystal Effects.
Thanks for joining us for this month’s hop. Now click on the image below to go the Sue Boerner’s blog to see what fun projects she has created.
If you live in Australia and don’t already have a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator, I would be delighted to assist you. Click “Contact Me” at the top of this page or click here to get the conversation started.
If you’d like to recreate the project, all current products are available from my online storehere or emailme. The Curvy Christmas Stamp Set & Classic Christmas DSP are only available during the Curvy Celebration promotion (3 November to 4 January 2021). The Curvy Dies will be available in the 2021 January to June Mini Catalogue. If you are placing an online order of less than $250, and you use the hostess code for this month, shown in the sidebar menu on the right, you will receive a small gift from me. If your order is more than $250 you should not use the code as you will earn hostess rewards for yourself.
If you would like to purchase Stampin’ Up! products at a discount and/or run your own business, read more about Joining HERE, and please contact me if you have any questions. I would love you to join us at Netty’s Inkers.
That’s it for now, thanks for hopping by…………………………………………..…………..til next time,
I wanted to share with you pics of the projects we made during the Stamp n Share Session of the recent Onstage@home Event.
Stamps:- Dragonfly Garden Stamp Set*
Card: – Mossy Meadow, Bumble Bee, Whisper White (thin), Dandy Garden Designer Series Paper
Ink:- Mossy Meadow, Bumble Bee,
Tools:– Dragonfly Punch*
Other: –Ladybug Trinkets, Stampin’ Dimensionals, Mini Glue Dots
*part of Dragonfly Garden Bundle
I love this card. The colours in the Suite are just gorgeous. During the event, we were shown how adaptable this card layout is. You can rotate 90 degrees, switch out colours/stamps/paper and alter in other ways to create endless card ideas. The 2 cards below are similarly versatile.
Stamps:- Dragonfly Garden Stamp Set*
Card: – Misty Moonlight, Whisper White (thin), Dandy Garden Designer Series Paper
If you live in Australia and don’t already have a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator, I would be delighted to assist you. Click “Contact Me” at the top of this page or click here to get the conversation started. If you’d like to recreate the project, all current products are available from my online storehere or emailme.
The Stamp Set, Punch, DSP and Braided Linen thread are all part of the Dandy Garden Suite which will be available in the January-June 2021 Mini Catalogue.
If you are placing an online order of less than $250, and you use the hostess code for this month, shown in the sidebar menu on the right, you will receive a small gift from me. If your order is more than $250 you should not use the code as you will earn hostess rewards for yourself.
If you would like to purchase Stampin’ Up! products at a discount and/or run your own business, read more about Joining HERE, and please contact me if you have any questions. I would love you to join us at Netty’s Inkers. Some other the perks of being a demonstrator include getting early access to new products AND events like Onstage.
That’s it for now, thanks for stopping by…………………………………………..…………..til next time,
Our Netty’s Inkers group, and one Avid Inker, travelled to the coast for onstage. Here are some of the gifts we shared. I created the notebooks. I got the idea from another demonstrator, Sayerah Deasey, They are made using SU grid paper. I also did the little treat packs. This one was the only one left and it had been half nibbled! I made the ‘numbers on a stick’ so we knew when everyone had won one of the giveaway prizes. Last but not least, my SU sister Frances crocheted the little dragonflies for us. How cute are they?
This is the Dandy Garden Bundle I purchased for Onstage. All of the products will be available in the January-June 2021 Mini Catalogue. They were also used for some of the projects created during the online onstage sessions.
Each of us prepared a project for the other four to complete. This was the project I led. I got the idea from Tracy Held here. Such a cool technique, I thought, and it can be done with other shapes too!
Vicki led this project using a tutorial purchased from Tania Bell here. The cloche hat cards were made using retired products and each hat is shown here with its own matching gift box. Who wouldn’t love to get one of these?
Karen led a project using the Gift Wrapped Stamp Set, the Gift Bow punch and the ‘Tis the Season and Toile Tidings Designer Series Papers. The card is a Swing Arm Card Design. I’ve wanted to try one of these for some time so I was very pleased.
Frances led a project using the Poinsettia Petals Stamp Set and the Poinsettia Dies as well as the Red Velvet Paper and the Little Details Embossing Folder Set, which gave a stunning effect on the vellum, as did the the embossed detail of the Poinsettia Dies on the Red Velvet Paper. The card tucks in under the greeting tab to form a shape like a Bay Window, but folds flat for posting. Isn’t it cool!
Anne led a project using the cute stamp set from Sale-A-Bration earlier this year, The Gang’s All Meer. We used a technique to create silhouettes by colouring in the stamped images with a black marker, inspired by Tami White. We also added a few arms so that they were in a group hug. The clouds were sponged using the delightful tag topper to create a cloud stencil. Yet another wonderful project!
So, we all had a fun few days of crafting. I’ll be back soon to show you more.
All current projects are available in my online store here
This Box arrived in the post. It is called a Swag and I ordered it as an extra for Onstage. We received advice that the shipment had been held up and was unlikely to arrive before Onstage started on 5 November. However SU and Australia Post came through! I was so excited when my daughter brought it in on 28 October.
I was so excited, but didn’t know if I could share pics, then ran out of time, but now I’m back from my onstage retreat and thought I would share all this wonderful merch (my daughter told me this was the term) with you.
I’ll be back soon with more news and pics so come back soon.
My name is Annette McMillan. I love to make cards and other papercraft projects and this is my place to share my creations and other information. I have been a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator in Canberra, Australia for over 10 years and papercrafting for 18 years or so. I run card making classes for all skill levels and can offer in-home demonstrations for you and your friends. I also sell cards which can be stock or on commission.