Author Archives: Michaela

About Michaela

I am a mum of 6 and a secondary teacher. I have recently become an Independent Stampin' Up! demonstrator

Finally it’s Christmas prep time

Yummy Santa Tummies!! Supplies Jolly Friends stamp set Jolly Hat Builder Punch Hang Your Stocking stamp set Scalloped Tag Topper punch 1 1/2″ Circle punch Cherry Cobbler ink and card stock: 2″ x 7 1/2″ Whisper White card stock: Small scrap … Continue reading

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More christmas cards

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Home for Christmas

This card uses the emboss resist technique, where I clear heat embossed the snowflakes and then sponged over them with Lost Lagoon.  I have used the  blender pen with the ink pads to colour the trees and houses.  The sentiment … Continue reading

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White Christmas Flowers

I like the new Reason for the Season stamp set and matching  Festive Flower Builder Punch.  I have used a Whisper White background and heat embossed with Gold. The sentiment comes from Embellished Ornaments and I finished with the leaves … Continue reading

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Snowmen suffers in snowstorm

Oh dear, I knew what I wanted the card to look like, but I overdid the snow. To make a subtle card I used Smoky Slate and Encore Silver ink.  I like how the snowmen turned out, but I just … Continue reading

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Snowmen Hiding

I just love the new stamps and matching framelits. In particular Snow Place and the Snow Friends framelits are so cute!   They are so cute hiding behind the trees Stampin’ Up! colour Scheme: Bermuda Bay and Whisper White Stamps: … Continue reading

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Preparing theChristmas Trees

So it is time to start the card making for Christmas. I have had fun embossing, both with heat and folders. (Though I love the Northern Flurry impression folder it is now retired).  I still used it anyway😉 Stampin’ Up! … Continue reading

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Beautiful Butterflies

I have been playing around with the new colours and beautiful butterfly dies and stamps. For these these cards I have used Stampin’ Up! Colour Scheme: Cucumber Crush, Pink Pirouette, Melon Mambo, Whisper White. Stamp Sets: Butterfly Basics, Gorgeous Grunge, … Continue reading

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Quick catch up

I really am pretty slack at putting up posts, but can I say it is because I am busy?  Maybe it has been 2 months, about 10 weeks, gosh just the length of the school term!  That’s right, the only … Continue reading

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Butterfly’s and Blooms

This evening I have made a couple of pretty little birthday cards. I have used a colour palette of Mossy Meadow, Rose Red, Elegant Eggplant and So Saffron. The second card’s flowers have been stamped off, to give a more … Continue reading

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What have I been up to

Even though I haven’t posted for a while I have still had a little time to make a few cards. Kinda Eclectic Here is one more! I really like this cool Dad card that I made using the Guy Greetings … Continue reading

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Wish I could be at the convention!

I am very thankful that I have access via the Internet to some of the South Pacific Convention. Wish I could be there, but circumstances mean no.  So I have stamped this weekend to make up for it. So I … Continue reading

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