Studio Katia Thank you | Stretching stamp sets

I hope you are all having a great week. Before I get into today’s post I wanted to say my heart goes out to anyone effected by the latest tragedy in Las Vegas, I know a few of my readers are from Vegas and I cannot imagine how awful it must be for you, but know we are all thinking of you.


Studio Katia has a theme week this week for the design team to create Fall/Thank you cards and I wanted to go for something slightly different, plus show that you can stretch your stamp sets by using holiday stamps for non holiday cards.

If you want a how I created this card then check out my post on the Studio Katia Blog which can be found here or by clicking the banner above.

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A Blog Named Hero October Challenge – Calling All Critters

Hey guys it is new challenge time over at A Blog Named Hero and this month our theme is

Calling All Critters

We are kindly sponsored by Lawn Fawn for this months challenge and make sure you head on over to the blog to check out the rest of my team mates projects and all the challenge information. Image may contain: text Continue reading →

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Honey Bee Stamps – Foiling with stencils

Hey guys, I hope you are all having a great day.

It is Saturday which means Honey Bee Stamps Day !! The video today is a quick “How To” video showing how I foil with stencils and created this card.

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Posted by Tracy in CAS, foil, foiling, honey bee stamps, 5 comments

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge – Anything Goes


Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge

Thank you for joining us for the Pop It Up Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.

We will be back soon with the name of the lucky winner of the $50 Voucher

This week the challenge is

Anything Goes

We are showcasing Stampendous Products this week! You don’t have to use them to join in with the challenge but if you have some we would love to see them used!

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Posted by Tracy in simon says stamp, simonsaystamp, 10 comments

Newtons Nook Guest Designer Week 4

I can’t believe my guest design term is over with Newtons Nook It has gone so quick and I have loved every part of it.

I thought as it was my last week I would use my favourite Newtons Nook Stamp set Pug Hugs. I adore all things Newton but this set just gets me every time (I am also a HUGE pug fan) Continue reading →

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Honey Bee Stamps Birthday Cupcake No Line Watercoloring + Video

I hope you are all having a great weekend ? What did you all think of the new Honey Bee Stamps Release ?

Don’t forget to join in the blog hop to have a change to win my blog hop post can be found here

For today’s card I could resist using the new Tea time stamp set to create a no line birthday card.

I love this set because of all the different elements it contains and love the cupcake stamp.

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Posted by Tracy in CAS, clean and simple, cupcakes, dies, honey bee stamps, no line, no lines, 9 comments

Studio Katia Blog Hop Winner

A huge thank you to everyone who hopped along with us, it was a fantastic hop and so great reading all of your comments.

I hope you all liked the new release and make sure you share anything you create with us 🙂


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Honey Bee Stamps Fall Release Blog Hop

The Honey Bee Stamps Fall Release has been happening all week, the fantastic fall products are now available in the shop.
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This release is a gorgeous release and I LOVE all the sets….especially the coffee ones 🙂
To celebrate the new release, we are having the Happy Fall Y’all Blog Hop. So grab your cup of Pumpkin Spice Latte, or whatever cozy drink you love and hop along with us to get you in the fall frame of mind!

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Posted by Tracy in coffee, coloring, honey bee stamps, Mijello, mission gold, Video, video tutorial, watercolour, watercolouring, 84 comments