Saturday, 16 May 2009

I made this card using items from my starter kit but couldn't decide how to finish it - until I received my first delivery this week!!! So many toys - so little time...

Stamp set: Garden Whimsy, Spring Solitude (Hostess Level 2 set)
Card stock: Whisper White, Lavender Lace, Barely Banana, Elegant Eggplant.
Ink: Pixie Pink and Pink Passion
Accessories: Elegant Eggplant ribbon, silver cord
Punch: Scallop Oval
'Hole punched' Lavender Lace for the circles against the scallop edge

This card started out totally different but I had a serious case of crafters cramp.

Stamp sets: Polka Dot Punches, Wonderful Words
Ink: Markers - Perfect plum
Card stock: Pale Plum, Perfect Plum
Accessories: Silver brad, silver cord
Punches: Scallop edge, 5 petal flower
Here is a card made using two of my favourite stamps, Summer by the Sea and Wonderful Words. Having received my first order I just had to make a card using the goodies. Recipe: Stamp Sets: Summer By The Sea, Wonderful Words, Congrats Card stock: Elegant Eggplant, Pink Passion, Whisper White Ink: Elegant Eggplant Accessories: Elegant Eggplant ribbon
A really quick and simple card.
Stamp Sets: Forest Friends, Congats
Card stock: Blush Blossom, Whisper White, Mellow Moss
Ink: Chocolate Chip
Accessories: Elegant Eggplant ribbon
I saw this technique and just HAD to try it. It was really easy to do and I also used it as a make and take during my open day.

Stamp set: Forest Friends, Botanical Blooms
Ink: Chocolate Chip
Card stock: Bashful Blue, Whisper White, Lavender Lace
Accessories: Elegant Eggplant ribbon, Stampin Pastels
This card was again made using my starter kit contents. I was really quick and the colours used get lots of comments.

Stamp set: Garden Whimsy
Ink: Pixie Pink
Card stock: Whisper white, Almost Amethyst, Perfect Plum.
Accessories: Elegant Eggplant ribbon.

Here is a card made using my starter kit contents. Its a little plain but I can add on to it later.

Stamp Set: Forest Friends
Card stock: Whisper White, Bashful Blue, Mellow Moss
Ink: Chocolate Chip

Well, I think I have recovered from the open day. Cant believe I was so nervous!!

The day seemed to go really well and I will definitely be doing more.
The photo above was done as a make and take and was done using products I received in my starter kit.

Stamp sets: Fun and Fast Notes, So Swirly wheel
Ink: Old Olive, Chocolate Chip
Cardstock: Whisper White, Barely Banana, Mellow Moss
Accessories: Stampin Pastels