cards, Sale-A-Bration, Stampin' Up!, Techniques, Videos

THE DOUBLE LAYER DUO TECHNIQUE + VIDEO!

I recently came across a card idea in a magazine I was reading. I thought it looked cool. I wanted to replicate it with our inks and stamps. So I did! I put together a video for our Friday Flicks for you to see how to create it yourself.

These are the cards. I call it the Double Layer Duo Technique. It’s an interesting twist on the Double Layer Stamping Technique if you have tried that before.

I have used the gorgeous Delicate Dahlias stamp set. This works so well.

For this technique you will want a stamp set with a number of images. I can’t wait to try this with some other stamps.

Here is the video.

The Delicate Dahlias stamp set is available as a free choice for Sale-A-Bration with your qualifying orders over $180 AUD. There are only a few weeks left to grab this.

If you need to place an order and you are in Australia I would love to help you.

Head to my store -> HERE. Please use the Host Code: GS9S4AY9

or you can contact me directly.

I hope you get to make one. Let me know.

Have a great day,

Jenny

Join Stampin' Up! Australia
cards, Catalogues, Techniques, Videos

SHOW BOTH SIDES OF PRETTY PAPERS WITH COLLAR CARDS!

It’s a dilemma isn’t it?? The gorgeous Stampin’ Up! Designer Series Paper has such lovely prints on both sides so what side do you choose?? This card I have for you today shows off both sides! It is so easy too.

This card fold is known as a Collar card. There are other names for it too.

Here is the card I created. I have used the You’re A Peach Designer Series Paper. Isn’t it sweet??

I have a video showing you how to create it. Check it below. It is on Youtube now too.

Here is another version of the card with a different print from the You’re A Peach DSP.

I would love to see your card too if you get to make one. Drop it to me by email at jghayward@jenhayward

Want to grab some of that pretty You’re A Peach DSP or need any other supplies?? If you are in Australia you can head to my store -> HERE. Please use the Host Code: SN2FPKZB

Don’t forget it’s Sale-A-Bration time so pick up your choice of free product with your qualifying order from the Sale-A-Bration selection. Lots of lovely picks there.

Or contact me directly on 0439 844574 or by email and I can help you with placing your order.

Have a great weekend,

Jenny

cards, Sale-A-Bration, Stampin' Up!, Videos

ZIG-ZAG FOLD WITH THE DELICATE DAHLIAS + VIDEO!

For today’s video I brought out an older card design that I haven’t made for sometime. I was reminded of it recently when I was going through some old cards.

It’s a Zig-Zag style card and I have used the lovely Delicate Dahlias stamp set available as a Free choice for Sale-A-Bration with orders over $180 AUD. I have all the measurements below but check the video to see how to put it together.

Here is the card from different angles.

This is the back of the card.

Check the video out.

MEASUREMENTS TO CREATE YOUR OWN ZIG ZAG DAHLIA CARD

(Please check the imperial measurements but I am fairly certain these are correct for your card sizes)

Base: 2@ 10.5cm x 14.8cm 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″

Mat (outside): 9.5cm x 13.8cm 4″ x 5 1/4″

White Card: 9.1cm x 13.4cm 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″

Mat (inside): 2@ 7.5cm x 10.3cm 3 1/2″ x 3 5/8″

White card strip: 29.8cm x 7.1cm Score at 9.9cm and 19.8cm

10 1/2″ x 3 3/8″ Score at 3 1/2″ and 7″

***

I hope you get to create one. Let me know how it goes.

See the Delicate Dahlias in my store -> HERE.

In Australia? Shop in my store and your order will be sent directly to you. Please use the Host Code: SN2FPKZB OR contact me directly and I can help you with your order.

Happy Stamping,

Jenny

3D projects, cards, Videos

CREATE A PINWHEEL TOWER CARD + VIDEO!

For our Friday Flicks today I show you how to create a Pinwheel Tower Card.

You might have seen these around. I have been fascinated with them and wanted to have a go. They are so easy – and they look so cool. You will want to try one yourself.

I have used the Tidings of Christmas Designer Series Paper and the Tidings and Trimmings Bundle.

Here are each of the other panels.

It can easily fold flat. This particular size is too large for a standard envelope but you can create your own OR cut the panels 2cm (3/4″) thinner and it should work.

I have the video below for you or it is now on Youtube to view. I give the measurements for them in Metric and Imperial but don’t stress I have the measurements below.

PINWHEEL TOWER CARD MEASUREMENTS

There are a number of versions around. This one was based on Karen’s card -> HERE.

Tower Base – 17cm x 14.8cm 7″ x 6″ Scored at 2.5cm, 5cm, 7.5cm, 10cm (1″, 2″, 3″, 4″)

Panels – 3 @ 7cm x 14.8cm 3″ x 6″

Designer Series Paper Pieces – 4 @ 14.4cm x 6.6cm 5 3/4″ x 2 3/4″

– 4 @ 14.4cm x 4.1cm 5 3/4″ x 1 3/4″

Hope you get to make one yourself.

The Tidings of Christmas paper is one that is reduced at the moment in the Paper Sale. This finishes on Monday. So not long to save 15% on it.

You can find it in my store -> HERE.

Have a great day,

Jenny

cards, Stampin' Up!, Techniques, Videos

CELEBRATE SUNFLOWERS EMBOSS RESIST CARDS!

Last post I shared a video with the Emboss Resist Technique using the lovely Celebrate Sunflowers stamp set. I thought I would share the second card with you that I showed right at the end. Hope you caught that one.

Here they are.

The Daffodil Delight card was created in the video and I showed the unfinished Granny Apple Green/Bermuda Bay.

What one do you like the best? I would love to know. I have to say the Granny Apple Green one is quite striking.

If you missed the video head back to the last post and catch it or it is now on Youtube. (Be sure to subscribe to my Youtube channel so you can catch the videos I share).

I hope you have a go at it. Send me email with your version. I would love to see.

Happy Stamping,

Jenny

cards, Stampin' Up!, Techniques, Videos

EMBOSS RESIST WITH A WATERY SPLASH + VIDEO!

Our Friday Flicks Video today I’m sharing a card with the Emboss Resist Technique. You might have tried it but we are stepping it up.

I am using the Celebrate Sunflowers stamp set. Those large sunflowers is so striking with it.

The video is now on YouTube or you can watch it here. Be sure to stay to the end to see a different colour variation.

Here is the card I made from the video.

Any of the products are available to order in my store -> HERE.

Or you can contact me directly.

If you try this technique why don’t you share it with me. Email me at jghayward@yahoo.com

Have a great day,

Jenny

3D projects, cards, Catalogues, Stampin' Up!, Techniques, Tutorials, Videos

2021 INCOLOR COMPARISON CHART AND COLOUR RESOURCES!

Today I have a number of great FREE resources for you that I hope might help you in your creating. I mentioned it in this week’s video.

So help yourself.

Head to the link I have shared and download them to your computer ready for you to refer to often. Or you can PIN these images to Pinterest for later.

2021-2023 Incolor Comparison Chart

See how the new 2021 Incolors compare with other current colours.

Check them out -> HERE.

Colour Co-ordination Charts

A great resource to help you with some colour co-ordinating when you create your next project. Head -> HERE

Paper, Ink, Marker Chart

They are available for all the colour Collections. Print the chart off and mark off the colours you have so you can keep a track of what you have. It’s a great way to see them at a glance having the chart.

Head -> HERE.

Project Tutorials

I have a large number of Projects and Techniques on this blog for you to access. Many you will find under the tab at the top of the page under ‘Free Tutorials’. Some I have still to update so also click on the TAG in the right hand column of Techniques or 3D or Fun Folds. Whatever you would like to see.

Blog and Newsletter

Don’t forget to subscribe or follow along on my blog here to be updated when I post.

OR

And also Subscribe to my newsletter list to receive a project tutorial each week to help inspire you in your creating.

Facebook crafting group

Come and join my ‘A Stamping Journey’ Facebook group where we share what we have been doing and occasionally have a challenge. Head -> HERE.

Happy creating now with lots of colour inspiration,

Jenny

Shop

In Australia? Shop in my store 24/7 -> HERE

or Contact me directly on 0439 844574

cards, Catalogues, Stampin' Up!, Videos

WEDNESDAY’S WOW! #124 – STAMP BEFORE YOU STICK AND OTHER STAMPING TIPS!

Wednesday’s WOW! #124 – Stamp before you stick.

I get asked this question a lot. Do you stamp before you stick? Do you stamp before you punch or diecut? Check the video for the answer that might help you and there are some other stamping tips to help you out.

If you are a long-time stamper you might know these already but there might be something you didn’t know. If you are just starting out in your stamping journey then I think you will find this helpful.

Sara (the Stampin’ Up! CEO) shares the tips in this video and she is mentioning the new kits but these tips will help you with any projects you create. Of course any of these kits or other products are available in my store.

Tell me what you found helpful in this video.

Would you like more videos and stamping tips? Let me know.

I have shared many already. Just click on the “tag” stamping tips or videos or techniques. You might be surprised what you will find.

In Australia? You can shop in my store anytime -> HERE.

Please use the Host Code R3RKJZNW

Or contact me directly on 0439 844574

Happy Stamping,

Jenny

cards, Stampin' Up!, Techniques, Videos

RECESSED PANEL CARDS + A VIDEO!

For today’s video I wanted to create some Recessed Panel cards to share with you. In the video I show you how to make one version but I have some other variations to share too. Have you tried this technique? It’s a great way to showcase some beautiful papers.

Check the video. I have the other cards to share with you too.

This is the card created in the video. I think when I looked at it after I should have cut the top curve higher to showcase more of the paper. You just don’t think of that in the middle of filming. 🙂

This one is the same version using a different print of the Pansy Petals paper. I used the Basic Borders Dies to create the curves in both of them.

Instead of curves you could make straight cuts in the card. For a difference though cut the card vertically. This one uses the Hand-Penned paper.

What about adding the pretty papers on top of the recess. This is a great way of showing that beautiful paper. This one uses the Art Gallery Designer Series Paper. For this I cut 2 angle cuts in the bottom right corner of the paper and added strips of the Poppy Parade card behind to highlight it.

I hope you get to create these soon. Choose whatever way you like to.

If you are in Australia and need supplies to create your projects then you can stop by my store anytime -> HERE. Please use the Host Code: 7VNBHHYT

OR you can contact me directly on 0439 844574

Happy Stamping,

Jenny

Catalogues, Classes, Stampin' Up!, Videos

WEDNESDAY’S WOW! #122 – UNBOXING MY 2021 STAMPIN’ UP! CATALOGUE + VIDEO!

Wednesday’s WOW! #122. Let’s unbox my Preorder from the 2021 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue.

EEK! I’m so excited for this new catalogue to begin.

Just a Disclaimer: This may be a small Preorder and there may have been 1 or 2 orders since. 😉

One of the great benefits of being a Demonstrator is seeing the Catalogue and getting hold of these products EARLY. It’s so exciting. (Have I said that already) 🙂

You can view the video now. (If you receive these blog posts as an email, the video may not show. Head to my blog directly or it’s now on Youtube).

The new catalogues are going out now.

Are you in Australia and need/want/desire a new Catalogue? Drop me an email at jghayward@yahoo.com or Phone/Text me on 0439844574.

I look forward to sharing lots with you soon,

Jenny