Welcome to my crafty blog. Here’s the card I had planned to share yesterday – I missed blogging for the first time since Christmas as I had a day out meeting friends, which was so lovely. You don’t realise how much you have missed things until you can go back and do them again. Today’s… Read More butterfly floral frame
Welcome to my crafty blog. I’ve been playing with the new ‘butterflies and moths’ stamps designed by Cherry Green for Claritystamp. Barbara Gray did a brilliant online step by step yesterday for the monthly Moment of Clarity, and I didn’t want to put them away afterwards! I’ve used a combination of the Clarity designer paper… Read More 3D butterflies
Welcome to my crafty blog. I used to love making daisy chains when I was small, and thought I’d go back to those days and make a card with one using Julie Hickey’s ‘sweet daisy’ stamp set. I decided to go for a bit of a different colourway, rather then the usual little white daisies… Read More daisy chain
Welcome to my crafty blog. Today’s card is looking ahead to summer (I know spring’s only just arrived in the UK!) but I couldn’t resist these beautiful butterflies from Julie Hickey’s ‘layering flutterbies’ set. They come with co-ordinating dies, but I’ve chosen to use just the largest and smallest of the butterfly stamps. I wouldn’t… Read More flutterbies!
Welcome to my crafty blog. I’m back today with the second installment of my lookback through the Claritystamp New Design Club stamps from when I first joined. Today’s card is made with the ‘Be The Change’ sentiment that was the club stamp for edition #75, back in January 2013. I have actually used this a… Read More Clarity New Design Club lookback – ‘Be The Change’ #75
Welcome to my crafty blog, on day 5 of my little ’12 Days of Clarity’ challenge, using the 2020 Claritystamp New Design Club stamps. Today’s cards use May’s ‘wicker texture’ stamp, and is another one that I have actually previously used! It’s featured in my blog ‘Vespa Dreams’ posted on 21 Sept – here’s a… Read More 12 Days of Clarity – day 5 May ‘wicker texture’ stamp
Welcome to my crafty blog. Today’s card is another birthday card for a friend (I’ve got a lot of birthdays to cover at this time of year!). This time I’ve used Stampin Up’s ‘butterfly gala’ stamp set, from the current catalogue, which has a matching punch for the butterflies. I’ve used the sketch over at… Read More Butterfly birthday
Welcome to my crafty blog. I decided to share a sympathy/encouragement card I made inspired by the design over at this week’s Freshly Made Sketches challenge https://freshlymadesketches.blogspot.com/ I’ve used the leafy heart stamp from Stampin Up’s ‘touched my heart’ set, and stamped it twice in dark green onto a piece of white card, reversing the… Read More Touched my heart