Posts in July 2018
Global Design Project Colour Challenge

It's a colour challenge over at the Global Design Project, and they are 3 fantastic colours! Night of Navy, Bermuda Bay and Lovely Lipstick. Blue is my favourite colour, so Night of Navy and Bermuda Bay work well for me, and I love the pop of bright that Lovely Lipstick adds. It is one of the new 2018 - 2020 In Colours. They are all bold bright colours and this one is no exception.

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Case the Designer with Paper Pumpkin for Global Design Project

The challenge for the Global Design Project this week is to Case the Designer. For my card I decided to make a card using this months Paper Pumpkin Kit.

When you subscribe to Paper Pumpkin you will get an amazing kit delivered to your door every month. It will transport you to crafting heaven and show you a creative escape that makes you happy. If you join in August 2018 for the first time, you will get your first month for half price. 

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Country Roads for the Global Design Project

I recently heard the old John Denver hit song Country Roads on the radio. They were talking about how the writers of the song were travelling when they wrote it, but not to West Virginia, and in fact, they had never been to West Virginia! When I saw the theme for today’s Global Design Project challenge, I thought of this song, and wanted to create a card to reflect that.

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A Room With a View

I love spending time at the cottage in the summer, and as everyone knows, I love paper crafting!! I find making handmade cards is a great way to relax, and when you give someone a hand made card you share joy and love. What a perfect combination. I spend a lot of time at the cottage in the summer, as does my neighbour out back, so for Margo's birthday card I wanted to make a card that reflected the beauty that we enjoy all summer. Here is the card I made for her.

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Celebrating a Birthday at the Cottage

One of my neighbours at the cottage turned 70 at the end of June. What a great reason to celebrate! Debbie and Bill love spending time at their cottage, so it made perfect sense that her family and friends would gather at the lake to celebrate her milestone birthday. This is the birthday card I made to celebrate her day, and help her enjoy spending time relaxing at the cottage.

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Get Crafty This Summer in Bancroft

Are you looking for a fun activity that will help you create beautiful hand made greeting cards or other paper-crafting projects? If so, this is where you want to be! Join me, as we create some amazing cards using stamps, ink and paper, along with some lovely accessories. Each person will receive a full Paper Pumpkin kit that includes an ink spot, a unique stamp set, and everything you need to create the beautiful kit projects. You will also receive 4 additional card bases and envelopes to make 4 greeting cards incorporating the left over pieces, stamps and ink from your kit.

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