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AAA Birthday – Game #28 – Photo Inspiration August 2, 2021 - We have a beautiful photo to inspire you this month and we welcome Rachelle Oltean who is our guest designer for August. We also have a special sponsor for August – Varada Sharma Digitals – and I’ve used her “A Corner in My Garden” slimline digi on my card. The winner of the August challenge […]
AAA Birthday – Game #27 – Use an Embossing folder July 5, 2021 - The much forgotten about embossing folder is our theme this month and we’d love to see what you come up with. Welcome to Debbie Mageed who was the winner of our #23 Patterned Paper Challenge and guest designs for us this month. PRODUCTS Park Lane Paw Prints embossing folder Poppy Stamps Kitty Paw Prints die […]
Autumn Vibes Mini Album – Rosie’s Studio June 13, 2021 - I had a blast making this mini album. I love autumn and I take lots of photos while out walking my dogs around the neighbourhood. We have an off leash walk down by the local river and the trees are stunning in autumn. Lots of photos below.
Birthday Exploding Box #2 June 12, 2021 - Here is the second birthday exploding box made a few months ago for 18 year old twins. I used the We R Memory Keepers explosion board, making 4 boxes in total. The small inner box was fixed so it could be used for adding a small keepsake rather than folding down. Lots of photos below.
Birthday Exploding Box #1 June 11, 2021 - I had two birthday exploding box orders a few months ago for 18 year old twins and here is the first one. Lots of photos below.
AAA Birthday – Game #26 – Flowers June 7, 2021 - This month we would like you to use flowers. It’s coming into winter where I live but there are still a few flowers around to enjoy. We also welcome Nancy as our guest designer for this month. We’d love for you to pop over to her blog and leave her some love. PRODUCTS Pinkfresh Studio […]
AAA Birthday – Game #25 – Anything Birthday Goes May 3, 2021 - How can it be 2 years since the AAA Birthday challenge blog was first launched? I’m so grateful to have been given the chance to be on this design team with the wonderful Jane at our helm. We wouldn’t still be here two years on without the support of all of you…the amazing creative community […]
MFT Sketch Challenge #536 April 10, 2021 - A shaker card for the current My Favorite Things Sketch Challenge. I’m in love with the Party Mix clay sprinkles from Loose Lemon crafts…a fabulous mix.
AAA Birthday – Game #24 – A Shaped Card April 5, 2021 - This month we’re shaking up our card shapes so think outside the square…or rectangle! Welcome to our guest designer this month, Trina P. Pop on over to the AAA Birthday Blog and see Trina’s fabulous shaped card along with the rest of our amazing design team. We hope you’ll be inspired to join us.
Inspired by…Bunny Roll March 21, 2021 - Clean and simple…entering this into the current Inspired by challenge – Bunny Roll. I was INSPIRED by the rabbits in bed. These “Whittle Rabbit” dies look like they’re asleep and I had the perfect sentiment to go along with them. Also showcasing a simple background using washi tape.
Love and Hugs Explosion Box March 14, 2021 - I have been playing around with layouts of explosion boxes and centrepiece ideas recently. This explosion box has a special centrepiece that incorporates my love of stamping. Lots of photos below plus…a walk through video.
A Pug with flowers March 13, 2021 - This is such a cute stamp set and I love the bright colours against the white of the card base. There is a new online craft supply shop that has opened recently – Loose Lemon Crafts – and they have such fabulous products to use in your crafting and embellishments I haven’t seen locally before. […]
AAA Birthday – Game #23 – Patterned Paper March 1, 2021 - How did February fly past so quickly! It time for our March challenge – get out your patterned paper and play. Congratulations to our guest designer for March – Colien. Pop over to the AAA Birthday blog to see what Colien has designed for her guest spot and be inspired by the rest of the […]
AAA Birthday – Game #22 – A Large Sentiment February 1, 2021 - Well it’s February already and time for shouting out Happy Birthday in a large format. Congratulations to our guest designer this month – Helen. Pop over to the AAA Birthday blog to see what Helen has designed for her guest spot for this months challenge and be inspired by the rest of the Design Team […]
Explosion Box January 30, 2021 - Woohoo…I’ve found a super new way to use up my ever growing stack of patterned paper. It’s the easy peasy to use We R Memory Keepers explosion board. I know I could muck around with rulers etc and make my own but why waste my time…this board is fabulous. Lots of photos below plus…a walk […]