Category Archives: Tips & Techniques

2018 Kre8tors Blog Hop February

Welcome back to our second Kre8tors Blog Hop. I’m so excited to be part of this fun collaboration with fellow demonstrators. The creativity and skill of these ladies is just awesome. If you missed it, you can check out last month’s hop here This month’s theme is Saleabration, as in the freebies available between now and… Read More »

Facebook Live 22nd January – Simple Cards, Handy Tips and a Prize Draw

After missing last week’s session because I fell asleep on the sofa (!!) we were back to normal this week. Last Saturday was the Crafty Open House to launch the new Spring Summer catalogue, which was great fun. So I thought I’d show the Make & Take projects for the day. I also talked about the… Read More »

4 Great Christmas Cards on Facebook Live 4th December

So another week rolled around and it was time for Facebook Live again! This week was all out Christmas Cards with 4 very festive cards. I shared a few techniques such as emboss resist as well as some tips on creating frames to show off our images. Two of the stamp sets featured (Carols of… Read More »

Lots of Sponging – Facebook Live 27th November

So we were back to our normal routine this week with Facebook Live back to it’s usual slot of Monday night with a cute hedgehog, lots of sponging and the fabulous Hearts Come Home bundle. I even broke out the embossing paste! I had 4 cards as usual but this time decided to ‘wing’ it and… Read More »

Ridiculously Simple Cards – Facebook Live 18th November

So after a little break, Saturday saw the return of Facebook Live with some ridiculously simple cards.  Instead of our usual slot of Monday night (which we’ll be back to from next week) I decided to go for Saturday because I wanted to tell you all about our Online Extravaganza which started on the 20th… Read More »

Facebook Live 2nd October

So, Monday rolled around again which meant it was time for our weekly Facebook Live. I’m so enjoying creating projects for our weekly broadcast and just loving the interaction as we craft! These live Online Tutorials are a great way to enjoy some crafting fun and join in without having to attend an ‘in person’… Read More »

Facebook Live 27th September

What a week it’s been!! I had to reschedule our usual Monday night Facebook Live session as I had to work late. Two 15 hour days later and Wednesday had rolled around when I managed to get home in time to do our usual live online cardmaking tutorial.  Then, halfway through my phone decided to… Read More »

Facebook Live 18th September

This week we got all blue and autumnal in our Facebook Live session. Plus, I showed you a great technique called Paper Piecing which is actually very easy and adds a lovely touch to your card projects. Read on for all of the dimensions and supplies we used.     For our first card, we dived… Read More »

Facebook Live 14th August

It was another fun session at this week’s Facebook Live with 4 more great projects – including Googly Eyes (!) Heat Embossing and some Sponging, not to mention another card using the fabulous Carols of Christmas Stamp Set and Co-ordinating Die. If you haven’t already seen it, you can watch the video here Our first… Read More »