Hi there, I have had a good day today, baking this morning with my little boy, followed by him taking a nice long nap (my crafting window). When Stan woke up, he wanted to do some crafting with mummy, so even more time in the craft room! Today’s card is inspired by Anita Bowden’s card… Read More Petal Palette, Muse #152
Hi there, It has been a tough month, and for personal reasons I have been unable to craft as much as I would have liked, and it has been difficult to share what I have been able to create. Everything is getting better now though, so I am jumping back into what I love, and… Read More Muse 251, Bird Banter
Hi there, Another day, another challenge! This card is inspired by the fantastic Kimberly Wiener over at Muse Card Challenge. I loved the colour combination that Kimberly used, as well as the linear nature of the elements on her card. I have used the Picture Perfect Birthday stamp set from Stampin’ Up! which will be… Read More Picture Perfect Birthday
I have always loved gift wrap and since I have started stamping, I have tried to make my own, to try to personalise it to that person, or to match it to the card I have made for them. My lovely niece has a birthday coming up, and she has just attended her first Brentford… Read More Dragonfly Dreams card and gift wrap
Crafting can be a costly hobby, it can be so tempting to buy into all of the latest trends, mediums and tools. It can sometimes be overwhelming – like being a kid in a sweet shop. Where do you start when you have so much to choose from? The key for me is to keep… Read More Stamps with versatility
Let us celebrate new things. I have recently rediscovered my crafting mojo. I have been lucky enough to be introduced to Stampin’ Up! a global company that I knew very little about. I have come across a fabulous product and a community of people who love crafting and sharing. I placed my first order and… Read More Let us celebrate: a new adventure
Hi there! Sharing a quick card today to take part in the CASology 5 year anniversary celebrations where the cue word is “balloon” I have used the fabulous Balloon Celebration stamp set from Stampin Up! I used the reverse side of the small balloon stamp from the set to stamp the solid images using Stampin… Read More CASology 5 year anniversary!
Wow, how did it get to be April already? Time is flying. I have been a little naughty and treated myself to a couple of new stamp sets from the My Favourite Things April release. They arrived today and I love them so much I needed to play straight away. I have used the sketch… Read More Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge, MFT Sketch Challenge, Seven Hills April Colour Challenge.
Need to keep this short to make sure I meet the deadline! I would like to enter this into the Muse Card Challenge where this beautiful card by Michele Ferguson is our inspiration piece: and also into the ColourQ challenge which is to use this stunning palette: Michele’s card is so clean and crisp with that perfect… Read More Muse#156 ColourQ#332
My final post for this evening is to enter the Time Out Challenge where the fantastically talented and kind Anita from Mypapercraftworld has provided a beautiful card to inspire us: This card made my jaw drop – it is so precise and the design is flawless. I focussed on the geometric design, the colours and… Read More Time Out Challenge #12