Art With Heart Stampin' Up! Team September Blog Hop - showcasing the 2018 Holiday Catalogue

 

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It's time for our monthly Art With Heart Stampin' Up! Blog Hop. Tonight the Art with Heart team are sharing creative projects featuring the Holiday Catalogue. We hope our blog hop inspires you to get creative and make some fabulous Christmas creations. If you would like a copy of the Holiday Catalogue, contact any of the girls on the blog hop and we will get in touch with you.

Today I am showcasing a couple of gift packaging options, using decorations from the Holiday Catalogue. These little gift boxes always come in handy at Christmas for gift cards, as well as small gifts for co-workers or friends such as soy melts, tea light candles, handmade soaps, chocolates or other treats. 

My first gift box would be especially good for treats given the image I have used (Macarons maybe?). I love these Kraft Pillow Boxes. They are pre-printed and you get 10 boxes for $8.75. All you need to do is close up the ends and decorate. 

Stampin Up kraft pillow box. Decorated with 2018 Holiday Catalogue products, So Santa stamp set, festive farmhouse elements. Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia

To decorate this Kraft Pillow Box, I have used:

  • Mixed Satin ribbon with some Silver Metallic Thread.
  • Image from Sa Santa stamp set, which I coloured with Stampin' Blends.
  • Festive Farmhouse Elements which I have coloured with Champagne Shimmer paint for extra sparkle.

 

My second gift box is a decorated mini pizza box. These are available to purchase in packs of 8 and have a food safe coating. They are also great for mini cards and envelope gifts. I have used the Santa's Workshop Specialty Designer Series paper to decorate this box. I cut the image and the corners from the DSP too, so the only stamping on this one is the greeting on the sign (greeting from Itty Bitty Greeting, cut out with Classic Label punch). There is also a bit of Pool Party spongeing on the background circle.

Stampin Up mini pizza box. Decorated with 2018 Holiday Catalogue products, Santas Workshop DSP, Itty Bitty Greetings . Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia

It's a little bit hard to see, but I have used some of the coordinating Poppy Parade 1/2" Textured Weave ribbon on the sides, and also some of the Tranquil Tide glimmer paper (from the Joyous Noel glimmer paper pack)on the top of the box as the very base layer.

Stampin Up mini pizza box. Decorated with 2018 Holiday Catalogue products, Santas Workshop DSP, Itty Bitty Greetings . Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia

I hope these projects have given you some ideas for some fun and simple gift boxes. Now it's time to head over to the next blog hop participant, the lovely Rebecca Jacavou. 


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If you get lost at any stage, just refer to the list below to pick up a spot again.

Caroline Manwaring

Sharon Davern

Tina Gillespie

Ros Davidson

Sue Madex

Claire Daly

Rebecca Jacovou

Catherine Proctor

Rachel Woollard

Alisha Watson

June Kempster

Kate Morgan

Rachel Palmieri

Monika O’Neill 

 

Thanks for stopping by today. Have a fabulous and crafty week,

Claire

 


Week 10 AWH Stampin' Up! Team Colour Creations Blog Hop: Calypso Coral

It' great to be able to start participating more regularly in my team blog hops. Today is the AWH Team Colour Creations Blog Hop and our colour of the week is Calypso Coral.

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Calypso Coral is a beautiful mid strength coral colour, making it super versatile. It's one of the key colours in the Tea Room suite in the 2018 Annual Stampin' Up! Catalogue, so I have used a the designer series paper and copper vinyl stickers from that suite in today's card. My base card colour is Coastal Cabana.

Stampin Up Blended Seasons Card by Claire Daly, Stampin' Up! Demo Melbourne Australia

I have used the Blended Season bundle for the stamp and Framelits, as they are limited edition products only available this  month. I really love the stamp set because it's great for colouring and has really versatile images and greetings. The Framelits are really unique too in that when you.  cut the stitched shape, the negative shape also has stitching on it. I think these products are a great investment. They are only available to purchase this month, and you can find them HERE IN MY ONLINE STORE.

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I coloured my image using the Old Olive and Calypso Coral Stampin' Blends Markers. I love how easy it is to blend the colour with these alcohol markers, and of course they perfectly coordinate with all the Stampin' Up! colours. To embellish my card, I have used the Tea Room Copper Vinyl Stickers, and an artisan pearl. The butterfly is one of the stickers, which I just stuck onto a scrap of Shimmery White cardstock and cut out with paper snips.

Stampin Up Blended Seasons Card by Claire Daly, Stampin' Up! Demo Melbourne Australia

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The new Holiday Catalogue is being mailed in the next couple of weeks as well. If you don't already have a demonstrator you do regular business with, you can request a Holiday Catalogue HERE, or ask any of the other girls on today's blog hop.

Now it's time to head back to the lovely Catherine Proctor in North Sydney, who coordinates these blog hops for my team. If you are looking for a demonstrator in that area, make sure you get in contact with Catherine. She is lovely!

Thanks for stopping by today. I hope you have a happy and crafty week,

Claire

 

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Art With Heart Stampin' Up! Team New 2018 InColour Blog Hop

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Tonight the Art with Heart team are sharing creative projects featuring Stampin' Up! In Colours. Check out the new 2018 - 2020 in colors and lets not forget the current 2017 - 2019 in colors. If you would like a copy of the 2018-2019 annual catalogue, contact any of the girls on the blog hop and we will get in touch with you.

You may have started here, or may have come here from the link on my lovely friend and team member Sharon Davern's blog.

For today's project I have made a set of 5 thank you cards using the new 2018-20 In Colours.  Left to right on the back row we have Blueberry Bushel, Pineapple Punch and Lovely Lipstick. On the front row (laying down) we have Call Me Clover on the left and Grapefruit Grove on the right.

Stampin Up 2018-2020 InColor Card Collection by Claire Daly Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Melbourne Australia #clairedaly #stampinupincolors #stampinup #2018

Stampin Up 2018-2020 InColor Card Collection by Claire Daly Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Melbourne Australia #clairedaly #stampinupincolors #stampinup #2018

Here's a closer look at the cards. The base card is a standard C6 sized Whisper White card (thick cardstock). The next layer is 9cm x 13.5cm piece of standard weight Whisper White, and I have adhered a 2.5cm x 13.5 cm piece of the InColour Designer Series Paper on the left hand side. I LOVE how we have 6x6" paper packs in each of the 2 InColour groups and each core colour group this year. I use these papers so much and they will be high on my shopping list.

I embossed (with the Lovely Floral 3D Embossing Folder) the whole second layer piece once the InColour paper was attached, and I really like how that turned out. I have used some of the coordinating InColour 1/8" Grosgrain Ribbon over the join of the paper and cardstock. 

Stampin Up 2018-2020 InColor Card Collection by Claire Daly Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Melbourne Australia #clairedaly #stampinupincolors #stampinup #2018

Stampin Up 2018-2020 InColor Card Collection by Claire Daly Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Melbourne Australia #clairedaly #stampinupincolors #stampinup #2018

For my greeting, I stamped the 'thank you' greeting from the Stampin' Up! Love What You Do Stamp Set in each coordinating ink colour. This is die cut with the second smallest oval Stitched Shape Framelit. I also stamped one of the floral images in the Love What You Do stamp set on the front of each accompanying envelope.

Stampin Up 2018-2020 InColor Card Collection by Claire Daly Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Melbourne Australia #clairedaly #stampinupincolors #stampinup #2018

The cards could be enclosed in an acetate or handmade card box to gift to the lucky recipient, but for these ones I just tied them together with some of our beautiful new 5/8" Polka Dot Tulle Ribbon (available in the new catalogue in Whisper White and Very Vanilla, but I have used Whisper White here).

Stampin Up 2018-2020 InColor Card Collection by Claire Daly Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Melbourne Australia #clairedaly #stampinupincolors #stampinup #2018

I hope you like this month's project. Now it's time to hop along to my lovely team member and friend Tina Gillespie.  

 

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The blog hop goes full circle, so if you find a missing link, or get lost at any point, just click on any of the participants below to get started again. 

 

Ros Davidson

Caroline Manwaring

Sharon Davern

Claire Daly

Tina Gillespie

Rebecca Jacovou

Kate Morgan

Alisha Watson

Rachel Palmieri

Catherine Proctor

Monika O’Neill

 

Thanks for joining us on the Art With Heart Team blog hop today.

Claire

 


Art With Heart Stampin' Up! Team February 2018 Saleabration Blog Hop

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Tonight the Art with Heart team are sharing creative projects using products from the Sale-a-bration brochure. All Sale-a-bration products are earned for FREE with sales of $90+ (AUD).
• If you spend $90, you get one free level 1 product.
• If you spend $180, you get one free level 2 product, OR, they can choose two level 1 items.
• If you spend $270, you have the option to choose three level 1 items or one level 1 item and one level 2 item.

The Sale-a-bration promotion is current now until March 31st. Be sure to request your copy of the brochure today. Sale-a-bration is also a great time to join our fabulous team. Ask any of the girls on the hop! 

I have used one of the newly available products from the second release of the Saleabration products. It is called Blossoming Basket bundle, and is a combination of a beautiful floral basket line art stamp set with a coordinating basket weave embossing folder. This is a level 2 Saleabration gift which means this bundle can be redeemed for free with a $180 order in my online store or by phone or email. There are also lots of other gifts that can be chosen for a $90 order, so just ask if you would like a Saleabration brochure.

Blossoming Basket

I used the Stampin Blends in Crumb Cake, Pink Pirouette and Rich Razzleberry to colour the image (after stamping with Memento Black). My cardstock colours are Crumb Cake, Powder Pink and Shimmery White.

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My greeting is from At Home With You, as I wanted a very small greeting and I love the font in this set. I have used coordinating Powder Pink ribbon as well.  I love how the ribbon coordinates in so well with the Stampin' Blends colours as well.

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Now it’s time to hop on over to our next participant, the very talented, Tina Gillespie.        

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If you find a broken link or have come to this blog hop from a different entry point, you can view the participants below:


Caroline Manwaring

Rachel Palmieri

Leanne Mitchell

Rachel Woollard

Fiona Ryan

Rebecca Jacovou

Kate Morgan

Alisha Watson

Claire Daly

Tina Gillespie

Monika O’Neill

Kim Dallinger

Ros Davidson

Sharon Davern

Catherine Proctor 

 

Thanks for visiting our blog hop today. Have a happy and creative week,

Claire


Art with Heart Stampin' Up! Team January Blog Hop

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Welcome to the first Art With Heart Stampin' Up! Team Blog Hop for 2018. My fabulous team love to share their creativity. Tonight the team are sharing creative projects using product from the occasions catalogue. The Occasions Catalogue is current now until 31st May. Be sure to request your copy of the catalogue today (along with the Sale-a-bration brochure). Sale-a-bration is also a great time to join our fabulous team. Ask any of the girls on the hop!

I am showcasing the lovely Sweet Soiree embellishment kit. There are so many fabulous bits and pieces in this kit, that you can use to make lots and lots of projects. Everything on this card is from the embellishment kit except the cardstock, greeting stamp and silver foil cardstock under the ribbon.

Stampin Up Sweet Soiree suite card by Claire Daly Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourn Australia. #stampinup #occasions2018 #stampinupcards2018 #clairedaly

The die cuts and many of the embellishments have silver foiled touches to them for extra wow factor. I also LOVE the scalloped velvet Marina Mist ribbon in the kit.

Stampin Up Sweet Soiree suite card by Claire Daly Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourn Australia. #stampinup #occasions2018 #stampinupcards2018 #clairedaly

The greeting is from the Picture Perfect Birthday stamp set in the Stampin' Up! Occasions Catalogue.

Stampin Up Sweet Soiree suite card by Claire Daly Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourn Australia. #stampinup #occasions2018 #stampinupcards2018 #clairedaly

Here's a picture of all the bits and pieces you get in the Embellishment Kit which is just $19.95 in Australia (Item 145578). It's available in my online store, or contact me to place an order by phone or email.

Stampin Up Sweet Soiree embellieshment kit. #stampinup #occasions2018

 

Now it's time to move onto the next blog, which is the lovely Rebecca Jacavou.

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If you find a broken link, you can follow on using this list of hop participants (it goes full circle).

Ros Davidson
Caroline Manwaring
Tina Gillespie
Kathryn Mangelsdorf
Rachel Palmieri
Alisha Watson
Claire Daly  (you are here)
Rebecca Jacovou
Leanne Mitchell
Kate Morgan
Monika O’Neill
Sharon Davern

 

Thanks so much for visiting today. I hope you enjoy our blog hop. See you back here again soon.

Claire