This gorgeous but simple to create card was created for Impression Obsession by the talented Jennie Streiff. IO have kindly given me permission to share it here. Jennie has used the Joy to the World (F13156) stamp as the main focus; with various crochet snowflakes to create the background (E13063, E13064 and C13065). We are currently offering FREE P&P on these and other christmas stamps Continue reading..
Countries all over Europe sent their country's Regional Copic Instructor to the recent COPIC meeting in Germany. There were representatives from Finland, Switzerland, Norway, Portugal, Austria, Spain, Italy, France, Middle East, Israel, Netherlands, Germany and myself from the UK. Fantastic time was had and many new friends made. Here we are at dinner! I'm sat between the Barbara from Germany Continue reading..
Spaces are available on the forthcoming Copic Classes in STEVENAGE, Herts on Sunday 3rd November 2013. AM - Introduction to Copic Class - covers the blending techniques, copic colour wheel, etc PM NEW Christmas Copic Class - covers colouring snowmen, colouring with difficult reds etc... Details available here http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=advanced_search_result&search_in_description=1&zenid=ab7cc992e5c62be6c8a9a6a72dd26e9f&keyword=stevenage To Continue reading..
Just a reminder that we'll be at the Happy Stampers NW Festival (show) on Saturday 28th September 2013. I'll be demonstrating with Copics, dies etc. Tickets MUST have been booked in advance and are not available on the day. If you wish to talk to the organisers to see if tickets are available or to book for the 2014 shows please refer to http://www.happystampersnorthwest.co.uk/ I hope to Continue reading..
Thank you to everyone who visited us on our stand at Alexander Palace, London this weekend. It must have been a great show as I've returned shattered!! Having said that Sunday was really quiet so if you'd prefer to be able to see things - come Sunday next time!! If you attended let me know what you thought of the show and in particular the Stamps & Memories stand.... Our next show is Continue reading..
Just made a card sample for the Ally Pally show this weekend and thought you might like a sneeky preview. I have created the Christmas Tree shape using bows cut from a new die http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=121_414&products_id=4476 I have used some Rita Marie Muted paperstock and used part of the large bow shapes to create the bucket and used Continue reading..
NEW COPIC CLUB just launched.... Join today for our first quarter for just £25.00. Join today for our first quarter. Each month you will receive supplies to create a card similar to the one shown on the monthly instruction sheet (ie papers, card etc). It will not include Copic markers, tools, adhesive etc... Join now and receive your first pack beginning of October and then November and December. Continue reading..
Just one week to the Big Stamping & Scrapbooking show at Alexander Palace in London. Make sure you visit the Stamps & Memories stand - opposite the entrance - you cannot miss us! We will be demonstrating with Copic markers, Cover a Card stamps, IO dies and much more. I hope to see you there. If you need more details on the show please refer to http://www.bssbs.co.uk/ Happy Stamping Wendy Continue reading..
At Copic Club tonight we created an Autumnal Card for 2013 and used the popular direct to rubber stamping technique with Copics. We used the New Watercolour Oak Stamp http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=400_413&products_id=4561 and coloured with Copic Markers E13, E15, E19, YG93 and YG95. A new COPIC POSTAL CLUB will be announced very soon. Watch Continue reading..
Today I was joined by lovely Adriana from Brazil for the COPIC Certificaton Class at my home in Berkshire. Adriana and her husband were delightful and thankfully their english was brilliant! Adriana kindly gave me the card below, which is an easel card but I have led flat for scanning. Have fun with your COPICS. Happy Colouring, Wendy Continue reading..