Tuesday, 25 November 2014

Crafting My Style and makes from Pam Smith & Tina Eldridge

Hello All,

Hope you are well and groovy today!

Well, today we see the first episode of the new series of Crafting My Style with Sue Wilson, where sue will be working with the Autumn 2014 release of Craft Dies. These videos are free to watch, and aim to provide you with inspiration when working with our products.

Also today, we have makes from our Design Team including Pam Smith and Tina Eldridge.

Crafting My Style with Sue Wilson

Join Sue in this new episode of Crafting My Style to make this lovely Hazed Background Technique Card. Sue will show you how to create the background using new Craft Dies, and then softening them up to create this gorgeous hazed background effect!

Dies used in this make are: Union Square, Dainty Oval Frame, Camellia (Complete Petal) and the CBT from the New York Collection!




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The Blessings of Christmas by Pam Smith

What a stunning project by Pam Smith! This is a real little beauty for anyone seeking inspiration before they embark on some more Christmas crafting (and there are only 30 days to go, so best get cracking!).

Pam has used the Pine Bough and Poinsettia from the Festive Collection of Craft Dies by Sue Wilson.

Visit Pam's blog for more Christmas crafting ideas...





Warm Winter Wishes by Tina Eldridge

Another beautiful Christmas make, but this time from Tina Eldridge! Tina has used the Partridge In A Pear Tree Umount Stamp Set from Creative Expressions to create this delightful project.


Visit Tina's blog to find out more.


Thanks for stopping by to pay us a visit! Tomorrow is 'boys day' on our blog, so come back to see what John Lockwood and Andy Pearson have been up to! xx

Monday, 24 November 2014

Back to Normal!

Hello Crafters!

Business is returning to usual regarding the Creative Expressions Blog! today, we have a lovely make from Rushanne Young to share with you.

We would also like to advise that the new series (Season 4) of Crafting My Style with Sue Wilson will be starting tomorrow. This series will focus on the Autumn 2014 release of Craft Dies!

Snowflake Gift Box by Rushanne Young

If you are stuck for ways to wrap your Christmas presents, then Rushanne Young may just have created the answer; a snowflake gift box! This is absolutely beautiful and would look stunning under the tree waiting to be opened on Christmas Day (assuming you can wait that long!).

Head to Rushanne's blog to find out how to recreate one for yourself.

Thanks for coming to visit us today, we hope to see you tomorrow when we can share the first episode of Crafting My Style with you! xx



Friday, 21 November 2014

Craft Dies by Sue Wilson: The Finishing Touches Collection (Trailing Ivy)



Finishing Touches: Trailing Ivy

Featuring two Dies, the Trailing Ivy set features a de-boss centre that adds a lovely dimension to your projects. These ivies can be teamed with other floral Die cuts or individually as they work equally well both ways!





That's it - the reveal is all finished now. We hope you enjoyed viewing this new collection! xx Our Fun Time Friday competition is still running on the Creative Expressions Facebook Page (until 5pm today), so head on over to take part and stand a chance of winning one of these gorgeous new Die Sets!
Before we go, Crafting My Style Series 4 will be starting on Tuesday, 25th November, so subscribe to the Creative Expressions YouTube Channel now to make sure you don't miss out!






Craft Dies by Sue Wilson: The Finishing Touches Collection (Camellia Closed Petals)

Finishing Touches: Camellia Flower (Complete Petals)







Here is another flower to add to this popular collection - this flower is available as both open and complete petals and really does add the perfect finishing touches to add that 'wow' factor to your crafting projects.






The last of the new Dies will be revealed at 4pm today, and then that's that! You will have seen all of these gorgeous new Dies!

Craft Dies by Sue Wilson: The Finishing Touches Collection (Camellia Open Petals)





Finishing Touches: Camellia Flower (Open Petals) 

Here is another flower to add to this popular collection - this flower is available as both open and complete petals and really does add the perfect finishing touches to add that 'wow' factor to your crafting projects.





At 2pm, we will show you the next gorgeous new Die in this collection...

Don't forget that we are running a special Fun Time Friday competition over on the Creative Expressions Facebook page, so head on over to take part and win one of these fab new Dies!












Craft Dies by Sue Wilson: The Finishing Touches Collection (Mosaic Leaves)

Hi Everyone,

Another busy day today on our blog, as we reveal some more new Dies from the new range of Craft Dies by Sue Wilson. Today, we will be revealing some new additions to the highly popular Finishing Touches
collection (and of course, being Friday it's time for FUN TIME FRIDAY!)

Fun Time Friday

Who wants to win this awesome prize worth £24, including the Phoenix Die from Sue Wilson's new Gemini Collection of Craft Dies????

If so, just head to our Facebook page and look for the post pinned to the top of the page.





Finishing Touches: Mosaic Leaves

The Mosaic Leaves Die set is a whimsical leaf design that comes as a long spray and two shorter leaf sections. These are incredibly versatile Dies and can be used alone, or teamed with floral elements to create a flowery finishing touch!







The next in this new set of Dies will be revealed at 12pm!

Thursday, 20 November 2014

Craft Dies by Sue Wilson: The Striplets Collection (Eternal Rings)



The Striplets Collection: Eternal Rings

Eternal Rings is a Striplet that can easily be repeated to create a really dynamic background. Featuring a built in debossed area for your pearls and embellishments, this is another Die Set you will find yourself reaching for time and time again. 



That's it for today - we hope you have enjoyed seeing the new Frames & Tags Collection, as well as the two new Striplets Dies.

Tomorrow will see the last grand reveal, which will be four new Die Sets to add to the incredibly popular Finishing Touches Dies.

Also, as it's Friday, we will be running a special Fun Time Friday competition over on Facebook, where you could win one of these gorgeous new Die Sets!

We look forward to seeing you tomorrow xx