Sense of Whimsy Blog

All Abloom Big Day

The Chalk Talk Stamp Set has been one of my favourites this year (and last year). Sadly it is retiring as of 2nd June, along with many other favourites. I have created this quick card using two stamps from that set. The colours co-ordinate with some...

Swap Card Show and Tell

One of the great things about Stampin’ Up! Convention is the opportunity to swap cards and other projects with talented ladies from all over Australia and New Zealand, and this year was no exception. These were my swap cards …. You may...

12th May is Limerick Day!

There once was a woman who had a good thought She’d make all her cards with a stamp set she’d bought Of course we all knew One set wouldn’t do And now she’s a stamp addict seeking support! Hands up if this applies to you! Share a favourite limerick...

Sneak Peak Cards

These cards were the Make and Take Projects from Stampin’ Up! Convention. I love that everybody attending convention gets plenty of time to complete these projects, that Stampin’ Up! provide everything to create the cards, and all...

Quick, Simple, One Layer

Anyone who knows me well, knows that I struggle with cards created using one layer only.  I love a layer or two, a frame for my stamped images, sometimes stitched, sometimes popped up with some Dimensional Adhesive.  However it is very liberating to...