I can't believe she's 21! Yes, my eldest turned 21 last month, and it is a milestone birthday in New Zealand, which we celebrate in a big way. This special celebration harks back to when 21 was the legal age of becoming an adult. So, for her birthday, I created a special birthday card with a beautiful pacific feel using the fabulous Waves of the Ocean Collection.
We held the Hamilton Extravaganza on Sunday and for this fun event, I created gifts for my guests using the fabulous Waves of the Ocean Collection. I filled Kraft Gift Boxes with yummy treats and wrapped the beautiful Waves of the Ocean 12" x 12" Designer Series Paper around to secure them closed.
Over on the Creative Stamping Facebook Page, we have been voting for the St. Patrick's Day 2022 Green of the Year. And the winner is (drum roll)... Shaded Spruce! It was a close-run battle and Shaded Spruce won by only a small margin. So, as promised, here is a fun project I created using Shaded Spruce to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.
I love the layout and colours of the beautiful windmill birthday card pictured on page 14 of the January-June 2022 Mini Catalogue. It uses the fun Tulip Fields stamp set and coordinating Windmill Fields Dies to create a pretty Netherlandic scene. I was so inspired that I recreated it but, instead of a standard-sized card, I created a slimline birthday card.
Who remembers the colours of the rainbow by using the ROYGBIV acronym? Rainbow cards with all their seven hues are fun to create with. But why not step outside the box and create a rainbow card with a limited colour palette. You could choose a couple of fun, bright colours or something soft and more muted, like the front of this friendship or birthday card...