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Pantone Colour of the Year 2020

I was inspired by the Pantone Colour of the Year for my card today. This year, it’s Classic Blue, which is described by Pantone as ‘a timeless and enduring blue hue, ...elegant in its simplicity.’ I began with a piece of Hero Arts Nautical card stock, which is a lovely navy blue. I inked the Hello Bluebird… Continue reading Pantone Colour of the Year 2020

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Chinese New Year 2020

I enjoy making a Chinese New Year card each year for my niece and nephew. There are sets around specifically designed for Chinese New Year, but as I only make one card with this theme each year, I prefer to use stamps I already own and re-purpose them for the occasion. CNY 2020 is Year… Continue reading Chinese New Year 2020

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25 Days of Christmas Tags 2019 with Hello Bluebird

Today I’m pleased to be joining in with the 9th Annual 25 Days of Christmas Tags event, which is organised by Tracey McNeely at http://inmycreativeopinion.blogspot.com/ I’m sharing some tags I made with some gorgeous sets from Hello Bluebird, who is the sponsor today. Here is a link to today's post so you can see lots of… Continue reading 25 Days of Christmas Tags 2019 with Hello Bluebird

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Flurries of Fun

Hello Bluebird released some adorable Christmas and Winter themed sets last month, and today I’m sharing a card using the new First Snow stamp set. On a piece of green card, I added some distress oxides in Shabby Shutters, Evergreen Bough, Lucky Clover and Pine Needles. Some of the colours were a close match for… Continue reading Flurries of Fun

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Hello Bluebird October 2019 Release Inspiration

This week, the Hello Bluebird Design Team have been sharing more inspiration on Instagram using the new October release. Here are more detail on the cards I made. Merry Mice & Bold Holidays I used the new Merry Mice and Bold Holidays stamp sets, along with previously released Gallery Frame 2 and Birch Tree dies,… Continue reading Hello Bluebird October 2019 Release Inspiration