December Host Code, Tutorials Bundle and December Special Gift

Anna’ Stampin’ Cave – December Host Code, Tutorials Bundle and December Special Gift

The new month has started and it means new Host Code and new exclusive gifts from me.

Did you know that each month we have a brand new tutorials bundleannafor you? You really don’t want to miss them!

December’s Special

HOST CODE for the month of December is ZANRKQ3X. 

All orders of £25 – £74.99 (excl.p&p) will receive from me:

  1. Exclusive PDF Tutorials Bundle for the month of December
  2. A beautiful handcrafted card with envelope

Orders of £75+ (excl.p&p) will receive from me:

  1. A brand new pack of Gold Library Clips (20 clips in a pack)
  2. Exclusive PDF Tutorials Bundle for the month of December
  3. A beautiful handcrafted card with envelope

How it works –

  • Place a product order of £75 or more (excl. shipping) in my online store in the month of December. 
  • Add Host Code ZANRKQ3XTo claim your reward you must include this code in your ordering process.
  • This December Special will be applied to all qualifying orders placed through my shop using Host Code ZANRKQ3X  between 1 December – 31 December.
  • If your order is £150 or more please do not use Host Code. You will earn your own Host Rewards to spend.
  • IMPORTANT:  My FREE Monthly Special Host Gift is mailed separately from any order and will arrive mid-January
  • PDF’s will include the photos of the finished cards, a list of products used and step by step instructions.

HOW TO USE HOST CODE

How to use HOST CODE

Still in need of Stampin’ Up! Autumn Winter 2018 Catalogue?

I have a few seasonal catalogues left, so if you need one, request your FREE copy from me by filling this form

Thank you for stopping by and have a blessed day,

Online Extravaganza Begins NOW!

Anna’ Stampin’ Cave – Online Extravaganza Begins NOW!

PROMOTION DETAILS

Online Extravaganza will run for six days. During this time, we’ll be throwing three, 48-hour sales featuring a selection of products from the 2018–2019 annual catalogue—all at 10% off! Each 48-hour sale will feature two product categories (e.g., paper, stamps, ink, etc.). When one sale ends, the next sale begins; this cycle will continue until Online Extravaganza is over. By the end, nearly every item from the annual catalogue will have been on sale!

WE ARE kicking things off with our first two-day sale: Paper & Embellishments:

PAPER & EMBELLISHMENTS – 23-24 November

  • Bags
  • Brads and Buttons
  • Cards and Envelopes
  • Cardstock
  • Designer Series Paper
  • Embossing material
  • Glitter
  • Ribbons
  • Twine
  • Specialty Paper
  • Tags
  • Washi TapeOrdering Deadlines
    • Phone: 23 November, 15:00 (CET)/14:00 (GMT)
    • OEX/Online: 24 November, 23:50 (CET)/22:50 (GMT)

STAMPS & KITS – 25-26 November

  • Stamp sets (clear-mount, wood-mount, and photopolymer)
  • Project kits
  • Card kits
  • Kit refills
  • Memories & More
  • Punch box kitsOrdering Deadlines
    • Phone: 26 November, 17:30 (CET)/16:30 (GMT)
    • OEX/Online: 26 November, 23:50 (CET)/22:50 (GMT)

TOOLS & INK – 27-28 November

  • Adhesives
  • Applicators
  • Cleaners
  • Cutting tools
  • Embossing folders
  • Framelits and Thinlits
  • Ink Pads
  • Ink refills
  • Markers
  • Punches
  • Scoring Tools
  • Stamp blocks and casesOrdering Deadlines
    • Phone: 28 November, 17:30 (CET)/16:30 (GMT)
    • OEX/Online: 28 November, 23:50 (CET)/22:50 (GMT)

If you would like to see the full selection of discounted items during each 48-hour sale, please visit our online store.

Each sale will be given its own category, which will contain all available discounted items for that particular 48-hour sale.


ADDITIONAL DETAILS

  • All order types qualify for this promotion. Includes customer, workshop, and online orders.
  • Promotion includes items from the 2018–2019 annual catalogue only.
  • While discounts will be available for most items, some exclusions apply. These non-discounted items include—but are not limited to—the following products:
    • Host stamp sets
    • Big Shot
    • Stamparatus
    • Bundles will not receive additional discounts during this promotion.
  • Item quantities are limited.
    • Depending on inventory levels, discounted pricing may or may not be available for items featured in the promotion throughout the entirety of each 48-hour sale.
    • Discounted items may be turned off if their supply reaches a pre-determined threshold. We have set up each 48-hour sale this way so we are able to continue supporting you and your customers through the life of the annual catalogue.
    • If an item is turned off during a 48-hour sale, it will be made available again at its regular price within 36-hours of its 48-hour sale ending.
  • Discounted pricing for items featured in this promotion will be available only during each allotted 48-hour sales period.

When shopping don’t forget to use Host Code 326DJQHJ to receive Special Gift from me – check the details below.

Thank you for stopping by and have a blessed day,


Don’t forget to check:

HOST CODE for the month of November is 326DJQHJ. Use this code to receive special rewards from me:

  • Every order using Host Code win an Exclusive PDF Tutorials.
  • All orders of £50-£99 will also receive from me, for FREE, a brand new pack of Metallic Brads
  • All orders of £100+ will receive, for FREE a Take Your Pick Tool!!

Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop – Guest Designer

Anna’ Stampin’ Cave – Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hope – Guest Designer

Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop TEAMWORK

Oh my!! I’m so thrilled, and still can’t believe it: I’ve been asked to join absolutely amazing artists from the Creating Kindness Design Team in their November Blog Hop as a guest designer.

Our theme this month is TEAMWORK. Teamwork can go many ways and I decided to team up a few products:

  • Animal Outing Bundle with super fun and elegant Tropical Escape DSP. I think they are a perfect fit!
  • I also teamed up Stampin’ Write Markers with an Aqua Painter & acrylic block for a controlled water colouring.

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop. Animal Outing Bundle with Tropical Escape DSP from Stampin' Up!

Wild About You card dimensions:

  • Shaded Spruce cardstock: 11-6/8″ x 4-1/8″ scored in half at 5-7/8″ & cut the bottom of the card front for the extra panel at 3″ x 4-1/8″
  • Whisper White reg. cardstock: 4″ x 5-6/8″ panel for the inside; for the mats: 2-5/8″ x 4″, 2-7/8″ x 4″ and for the sentiment a rectangle 3-6/8″ x 2-5/8″
  • Tropical Escape DSP for the mats (leafy/foliage design): 2-9/16″ x 3-7/8″ and 3-15/16″ x 2-6/8″
  • Watercolour Paper for stamping critters

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop. Animal Outing Bundle with Tropical Escape DSP from Stampin' Up!

Watercolouring

For my card, I decided to use two images: an utterly cute rhino and a branch with an equally adorable tree frog. I stamped the branch twice to use one for the inside of my card.

I stamped all my images onto watercolour paper using black Stazon Ink.  Watercolour paper has a quite porous surface, so Stamparatus came with help to make sure all the images were stamped perfectly.

TIP: Stazon is the best ink to work with water/watercolour.

I watercolour all my critters using an aqua painter and Stampin’ Write Markers. I simply scribbled some colour onto an acrylic block and using it as a palette I picked the ink with an Aqua Painter. I love to watercolour and with this technique, there’s nearly no waste.

Colours I’ve used:

  • Rhino: Smoky Slate, Gray Granite and Basic Gray
  • the bird: Bermuda Bay, Pacific Point, Pumpkin Pie and Daffodil Delight
  • branches with frog:  Soft Suede, Early Espresso, Old Olive and Granny Apple Green

When all critters were to thoroughly dry, I die-cut them with coordinating dies from Animal Friends Thinlits Dies.

How-to: Partial die-cutting

For the large stitched rectangle I’ve used the largest square from the Stitched Shapes Framelits Dies and a partial die-cutting. You can find it explained here.

I stamped the sentiment in the top left corner of my die-cut rectangle. For the ease, I’ve used Black Memento Ink and Stamparatus. Why? Well, who else would want to mess up the stamping at this point?! lol

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop. Animal Outing Bundle with Tropical Escape DSP from Stampin' Up!

I assembled the card laying all mats together with the liquid glue. Also, my tree frogs on branches I adhered with liquid glue: one inside of the card and one just above the rhino on the front. And the rhino is the star of the card! I raised him with dimensionals in the centre of the front panel.

And that’s it from me for today. I hope you’ve enjoyed visiting my blog and that you like the card I created? I would love to hear your thoughts.

Below is the list of the fantastic Creating Kindness Team who organized this hop. So please, jump on and check all the fantastic inspiration. Honestly, you don’t want to miss it!

The next on the hop is amazingly talented Jenny Hall!! To visit her blog click the button below or just use the list!


As always, if you wish to purchase any of the products I have used, simply click the images below to go directly to my online store.

HOST CODE for the month of November is 326DJQHJ. Use this code to receive special rewards from me.


Product List

Aqua Painters

£16.00

Stamparatus

£46.00

Big Shot

£102.00

Pin me

Summary of the project which gives all the views of the card in one photo. I’d love if you pinned and called by on Pinterest xx

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop. Animal Outing Bundle with Tropical Escape DSP from Stampin' Up!

 

It’s Our Birthday Stamp Sale -24 Hours ONLY!

Anna’ Stampin’ Cave – It’s Our Birthday Stamp Sale -24 Hours ONLY!

Put on your party hats, and get ready to SAVE!!
We’re turning 30, and today, 23 October, we’re throwing the It’s Our Birthday Stamp Sale to celebrate.
For 24 HOURS ONLY, you can save 15% on select stamp sets. Come and celebrate with us!

Promotion details:

  • All selected sets are offered at a 15% discount.
  • All order types qualify for this promotion (e.g., customer, workshop, and online).
  • And most importantly: all selected stamp sets may be applied to Starter Kits.
  • In the event that we run out of stamp sets, we will honour the discounted price as long as the order is closed within the promotion deadlines. You will receive your discounted stamp set as soon we are able to fulfil your order.

Ordering deadlines:

  • Phone: 23 October 2018; 17:50 (CET)/4:50 p.m. (GMT)
  • OEX/Online: 23 October 2018; 23:50 (CET)/10:50 p.m. (GMT)

 

Below is the list of stamp sets that are part of this promotion. You can download the PDF version HERE

Thank you for stopping by and have a blessed day,


Don’t forget to check:

October Special and Exclusive PDF Tutorials – read more about it here

Stamparatus Accessories are now available – check more details here

Celebrate World Card Making Day All Week Long!

Anna’ Stampin’ Cave – Celebrate World Card Making Day All Week Long!

At Stampin’ Up! we celebrate the World Card Making Day with a  week-long Sale!!  Stock up and save 10% on select paper crafting essentials.

Be sure use the host code 7QDXPVVZ on orders under £150 and you could earn this month specials.

Click here or the flyer above to see what’s on SALE!

Products 10% OFF

£33.00 £29.70

Soft Sayings Card Kit

£33.00 £29.70

Lots Of Happy Card Kit

£33.00 £29.70
£7.25 £6.53

Foam Adhesive Strips

£7.25 £6.53

Tear & Tape Adhesive

£6.25 £5.63

Dates: 1–7 October 2018

Select products are 10% off.

All order types qualify for this promotion: customer, demonstrator, workshop, and online.

Thank you for stopping by and have a blessed day,


Don’t forget to check:

October Special and Exclusive PDF Tutorials – read more about it here

Stamparatus Accessories are now available – check more details here