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Gently Watercoloured Beautiful You

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Gently Watercoloured Beautiful You There’s a touch of the Art Deco about my card today. It wasn’t deliberate, but all those layers of black and white have definitely given it that sort of a feel. And I make no apology! I love it! The Beautiful You stamp set has been such […]

Watercolour Smooshing using Stampin’ Up! Inks

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Watercolour Smooshing using Stampin’ Up! Inks How cool is this card? I came across some of Kristina Werner’s older videos a while back and spent a happy evening going from to another. One did stand out to me, a sort of smooshing technique she did over a clear embossed image. I […]

The Delicate Design of a Thankful Life

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – The Delicate Design of a Thankful Life It’s Sunday! Yay! A crafty day for many, and for me, a day when I like to make lots of cards. My style is very much the simple – I like to use only one stamp set on a card, two at the most. […]

Touches of Texture Customer Thank You Cards

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Touches of Texture Customer Thank You Cards Happy Saturday everyone! Today I have a couple of the cards that I sent out as my Thank Yous to all the lovely people who came shopping with me in April. I always send a goodie pack with a gift and a card in […]

Fold Over Chocolate Bar Box using Moroccan Paper

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Fold Over Chocolate Bar Box using Moroccan Paper Spin it then Pin it! Before I start today’s blog post, I need to make a disclaimer. I don’t usually lose an entire pack of DSP that’s part used, and on the go…. You’re going to have to watch the video to understand, […]

Pootlers Design Team – Butterfly Basics Week 1

Pootlers Design Team – Butterfly Basics Week 1 Yay, it’s a brand new month and a brand new team of designers! As ever, I shall leave them to introduce themselves while I chat about the stunning Butterfly Basics stamp set. This is one that I’ve had a few years now and it’s a great staple […]

Who wants a free copy of the New Annual Catalogue?

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Who wants a free copy of the New Annual Catalogue? So our gorgeous new Annual Catalogue is coming out on June 1st, a little under a month away, however, I shall be sending them all out in the next few weeks, ready for you to peruse, enjoy and drool over! I […]

Lidded Box for 3×3 Cards using Stampin’ Up! DSP

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Lidded Box for 3×3 Cards using Festive Birthday DSP Spin it, then Pin it! Well clearly I was channeling all things retro when I made these 2 boxes…. And I make no apology for that! I can however say that with 43 year old eyes whereas when I was a child of […]

Pootles’ Stampin’ Up! Hostess Code Club

Pootles’ Stampin’ Up! Hostess Code Club   So I thought I’d do a quick update about the Hostess Code. I do have it marked at the bottom of each blog post how to find out more, but having not specifically ‘blogged’ about it for a while and lots of you asking about the code, I […]

Blooms & Wishes in soft soft colours

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Blooms & Wishes in soft soft colours So there’s something to be said for a simple card. It’s a simplicity of style that I really love to make. Simple images repeated over and over. Simple colours paired together. Somethings work, some don’t. I tend to work on a ‘hit and hope’ […]