A Creative Challenge in difficult times


Hello  Everyone this is  a creative challenge this is on my facebook page http://www.facebook.com/craftingwithrene

Its a little light fun in this terrible time we all find ourselves in, this is an open challenge any one can enter as long as you use Stampin up products, I have a nice prize for the winner, I have asked my husband to chose the winning card.

Good luck to all who enter and have fun x RENE 🙂


Power of hope Sale a bration

Oriental stamps are so different yet can create a stunning card I love the gorgeous lanterns I stamped onto coloured card with Memento ink and cut these out by hand they look very pretty the lady I stamped onto the blooms paper and cut the dress out to glue onto my image the red panel is embossed with the embossing folder with this bundle.

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By the dock

Great mans card a bit different because I used Balmy blue card for the sea and sky I cut the grassy verge with matching stamp and dies then coloured with blender pen Old olive.

The matching dies are great they make a professional card.

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Painted Poppies

Painted Poppies what a lovely  set of stamps I want to make this in every colour possible I love them and I hope you like them too, I only used one of the stamps in the set But this was my favourite. I used poppy parade colours to make this card.

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Honey bee

These Dsp Papers are lovely,everyone wants them and you can only get these if you spend £45 they are part of the sale A bration these are free I hope you like them x

Thanks for popping by x   Rene


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Beautiful moments

so simple and yet so elegant, sometimes less is more There are so many gorgeous stamps out with our stampin up and I want them all 🙂 love the way she is walking through the fields of lavender.

I used whisper white card stock cut to 6 x 6  I used tuxedo Memento ink so I could colour in with the blenders.


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Beautiful you

I really fancied stamping on black card with whisper white ink and this was the result, I know the card class enjoyed this and the finished look it was just something a little different.

I usually use the white ink when doing sea on a card but I really like the white on black.

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xx Rene


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Whisper White Uninked Craft Stampin’ Pad & Refill

Whisper White Uninked Craft Stampin’ Pad & Refill
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Natures Beauty

Natures Beauty is a really lovely set of stamps, and from each sale of these stamps a portion will go towards helping people with mental health problems such a worth while cause .

I inked the sky using the sponge brayers and Balmy blue ink  I love these brayers  and you get three in a pack also these can be washed, I then stamped the trees using crumbed cake ink  and fox using soft suede.

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Soft Suede Classic Stampin' Pad

Soft Suede Classic Stampin’ Pad

Soft Suede 3/8 Inch Taffeta Ribbon

Soft Suede 3/8 Inch Taffeta Ribbon

Nine Lives

My Daughter has three cats these resemble two of them one is called shady and one is called Garf I could not resist the way I made these two little characters resemble Lisa’s cats .

I love the cable knit embossing folder I used  and I did the  mirror image stamping to make the cats face each other I have a video on you Tube somewhere teaching this  technique with a mat that I designed. Its under

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Floral Essence

What a pretty set of stamps and each card looks so different when changing the ink colour, I have used the same set in previous blogs its a really simple set to stamp with weather you are a newbie to stamping or fully fledged stamper.

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Thanks for dropping buy xx Rene

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