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Regrowth after the devastating fires

Wow, it’s April already and what a year it has been! We started the year here in Australia with those terrible bushfires raging across our country and now the coronavirus has taken over the world 😦  Thank goodness it is school holidays now and we can isolate in safety at home, meaning plenty of time to craft! Who doesn’t love a good reason for that?!!!

We need to go on and stay positive, so tonight’s card is bright and cheery and has lots of poppy flowers reminding me of the regrowth happening following the devastating fires!

Peaceful Poppies Suite Stampin Up Mini 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia.

The Peaceful Poppies Designer Series Paper is amazing and you don’t need to do too much to your cards to make the most of the gorgeous designs. Adding a few embellishments from the Peaceful Poppies Elements pack made creating this card so quick to make. I love the vellum element behind the pre-printed one and that black circle really makes the poppies pop!

Peaceful Poppies Suite Stampin Up Mini 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia s.

On the inside I added some white card with some extra triangles of DSP left over from a previous project.

Peaceful Poppies Suite Stampin Up Mini 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia. inside

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Last day of Sale-a-bration with Thoughtful Blooms!

Today is the last day of Sale-a-bration, so if you were planning on placing an order, make sure you reap the extra benefits of the free products for every $90 amount. You’d be crazy not to take advantage!

Tonight’s card is super pretty with the Thoughtful Blooms stamp set (earn free with a $90 order) and the Small Bloom punch (earn free with a $180 order). This punch will be available in the upcoming Annual catalogue, so if you like this stamp set, I would recommend earning it for free today before midnight!

Thoughtful Blooms Stampin Up Saleabration 2020 by Kate Morgan Australia

Mint Macaron – Blushing Bride – Rococo Rose

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The sentiments are both from the Piece of Cake stamp set.

Thoughtful Blooms Stampin Up Saleabration 2020 by Kate Morgan Australia.

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Bold Peaceful Poppies

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Only a few days left of Sale-a-bration, so make sure you place your orders to make the most of the FREE products but they will end on Tuesday 31 March!

Tonight’s card is using the Peaceful Poppies Suite of products.

I just love the simplicity of this card, allowing the designer paper to make the statement. Adding just a couple of die cut elements and a stamped sentiment and flowers is enough to brighten it up.

Peaceful Poppies Suite Stampin Up Mini 2020 by Kate Morgan Australia

Check out those cute coordinating Peaceful Poppies Sequins, so adorable!

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Lovely Lily Pad cards with a tip to save cardstock!

Tonight’s cards feature the Lily pad products that you can earn for FREE during Sale-a-bration with a qualifying order, but Sale-a-bration ends on 31 March!

Colour combination: Bermuda Bay, Granny Apple Green & Melon Mambo

Lovely Lily Pad Stampin Up 2020 Saleabration by Kate Morgan, Australia

A great tip to save on cardstock – stamp & die cut in the centre of your layer of cardstock. You will cover it up by gluing it to your card front and then with the layer of Designer Paper over the top!!!!

Lovely Lily Pad Stampin Up 2020 Saleabration by Kate Morgan, Australia.

Here are a couple of other colour combinations we made at my recent class.

Card 2 – Flirty Flamingo, Coastal Cabana & Melon Mambo

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Card 3 – Blackberry Bliss, Melon Mambo & Granny Apple Green

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Card 4 – Gorgeous Grape, Melon Mambo & Pool Party

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Which one is your favourite?

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Monochrome Creative Showcase

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Welcome to the March Creative Showcase with the Art With Heart Team!

This month we are featuring Monochromatic cards, that is cards that only use different shades of the same colour. This is a great opportunity for us to demonstrate the wonderful range of Stampin’ Up! colours across our inks, papers and embellishments that can be combined to produce the amazing monochromatic samples we have to share with you.

Now let’s get started!

My first project is a masculine card predominantly using the Waterfront stamp set and Night of Navy and White. The sentiment is from the Birthday Goodness stamp set.

Waterfront Monochrome card Creative Showcase Stampin Up 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia

My next card is a sneak peek at some new product coming soon for my feminine Rococo Rose Monochrome card. This is the Ornate Style stamp set, Ornate Border Dies & Ornate Floral 3D Embossing Folder. (All these items will be available in the upcoming Annual catalogue in June, or now if you wish to join and add them to your starter kit).

Monochrome Ornate Style Feminine card Stampin Up 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia.

Emboss the Rococo Rose card base with the Ornate Floral 3D Embossing Folder. Die cut the border die in the same colour card once, then line it up on the opposite side to achieve the strip of fancy border.

Stamp the floral image in Versamark ink onto whisper white card, added clear emboss powder and heat set it. Then I used a sponge dauber and roughly inked the entire image, before fussy cutting.

Monochrome Ornate Style Feminine card Stampin Up 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia process

Using the Rococo Rose Light & Dark Stampin’ Blends Markers, colour the image. I also used the Light marker to outline the entire image. I used the dark maker to colour the rhinestones and the Whisper White Ribbon.

Monochrome Ornate Style Feminine card Stampin Up 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia s

On the inside, I used the Ornate Border die to create that floral die cut down the right side. The rhinestones are the perfect size to sit in the centre of the flower. The sentiment is stamped using the Family Party Stamp set.

Monochrome Ornate Style Feminine card Stampin Up 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia inside

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The next contributor to showcase their creativity with you is the very talented, Sharon Davern.

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If you find a broken link or have come to this showcase midway, you can view the participants below:

  1. Rebecca Jacovou
  2. Tina Gillespie
  3. Kate Morgan
  4. Sharon Davern
  5. Vicki Boucher
  6. Catherine Proctor
  7. Rachel Woollard
  8. Andrea Sargent
  9. Caroline Manwaring
  10. Claire Daly
  11. Michele Taylor

Reminder about Sale-a-bration finishing on 31 March. Contact any of the team members for more information.

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Grace’s Garden fancy fold card

Tonight’s card was featured in the Creative 8 Wow Tutorial Bundle in February which is still available to purchase!

AWHT Tutorial using Stampin Up Grace's Garden & Beautiful Moments with Brick & Mortar 3D TIEF Mini 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia

AWHT Tutorial using Stampin Up Grace's Garden & Beautiful Moments with Brick & Mortar 3D TIEF Mini 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia inside

AWHT Tutorial using Stampin Up Grace's Garden & Beautiful Moments with Brick & Mortar 3D TIEF Mini 2020 by Kate Morgan, Australia fully open

Click here for the Tutorial Bundle details!

February 2020 Creative Eight Wow Tutorials by the AWHTIf you would like to receive the March Bundle for free, simply place an online order of $50+ (before P+H) through my store before the end of this month!


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Tricorn Style Fancy Fold Card

Tonight’s project is a fun fancy fold card. It may look quite complicated, but in fact it was quite easy to make. It’s the decorating that took more time!

Tricorn Fold Card using Stampin Up Peaceful Poppies DSP & Peaceful Moments Bundle by Kate Morgan, Australia Mini 2020

For the rosette, I used a strip of gold foil measuring ¼” x 11″ and scored every ¼”. Be careful using a hot glue gun to hold it together.

Tricorn Fold Card using Stampin Up Peaceful Poppies DSP & Peaceful Moments Bundle by Kate Morgan, Australia Mini 2020 s

I gold embossed the sentiment onto a banner and placed it under the poppy die cut. How cute are those Peaceful Poppies sequins?!!

Tricorn Fold Card using Stampin Up Peaceful Poppies DSP & Peaceful Moments Bundle by Kate Morgan, Australia Mini 2020 c

The back of the card is where you write your sentiment.

Tricorn Fold Card using Stampin Up Peaceful Poppies DSP & Peaceful Moments Bundle by Kate Morgan, Australia Mini 2020 b

This card folds flat to fit into a C6 envelope, although with the rosette, it may be a little balky for posting!

Tricorn Fold Card using Stampin Up Peaceful Poppies DSP & Peaceful Moments Bundle by Kate Morgan, Australia Mini 2020 flat

Thanks to Sam @ Mixed Up Craft for the inspiration & great YouTube tutorial.

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Peaceful Moments Double Gate Fold Card with Instructions

Tonight’s card is a Double Gate Fold design to show off this gorgeous designer paper!

Cut a piece of 12″ x 12″ DSP down to 5½” x 12″ and score it at 2″, 4″, 8″, 10″.
From each of the top corners, measure down 2¾” and mark with a pencil. From that pencil mark, up to the first scoreline, cut the corner off and glue it to the bottom right corner of the card (flipping the design over). Repeat this on the other side!

Gently fold your scorelines (mountain fold, valley fold, valley fold, mountain fold) to create this card.

Double Gate Fold card using Peaceful Poppies Suite Stampn Up Mini 2020 by Kate Morgan Australia

For the inside:
Poppy Parade card – 5” x 3½”
Whisper White card – 4¾” x 3¼”
Stamp your sentiment in Black ink and add the poppies elements.

The poppy and elements are added last (be careful to add glue on the left side only!)

Double Gate Fold card using Peaceful Poppies Suite Stampn Up Mini 2020 by Kate Morgan Australia.

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Cute as a Bug

Tonight’s card is using the gorgeous Little Ladybug stamp set. You can get this stamp set for FREE with a $500 order. Get together with some friends and gather their orders to help you earn this cuteness overload for free!

Little Ladybug Feminine card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2020 Saleabration.

The ladybug is stamped on Shimmery White card stock, so when she’s coloured with Stampin’ Blends Markers, the shimmer shines through without adding anything else!

Little Ladybug Feminine card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2020 Saleabration

You can also get the coordinating dies for a limited time CLICK HERE

Ladybugs Dies

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Elegant Wedding card

Tonight’s card is a Wedding card for my cousin who recently got married. Using the gorgeous Happy Birthday to You stamp set I created this very feminine wedding card. This stamp set can be earned FREE with any $90 order during Sale•a•bration!!!

The embossed background (Parisian Flourish 3D Textured Embossing Folder) adds a touch of elegance for such a special occasion.

The Stitched So Sweetly dies were used to die cut the scallop rectangle in Shimmery White card stock. This gives a gorgeous shimmer to the image when coloured. The image is stamped in Sahara Sand ink and coloured with Stampin’ Blends Markers.

Happy Birthday to You Feminine Wedding card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2020

The sentiment is stamped using the Stamparatus with Versamark ink, White Emboss Powder and heat set with the Heat Tool before fussy cutting around it! The Petal Pink 1/4″ (6.4mm) Metallic-edge Ribbon is tied in a bow and added with a glue dot.

Happy Birthday to You Feminine Wedding card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2020 Saleabration.

There are also coordinating dies for this set which are available now if you don’t like to fussy cut! Click here to order them now.

Birthday Dies

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