Hello crafty friends. Today’s card uses a ClarityCrafts stamp set that’s been in my stash for a few months and only now seen the light of day! (is it just me…?!) I thought the trio of vases from ‘Enjoy Today Flowers’ would work well with the current double sketch & colours challenge at CAS Colours… Read More Enjoy today
Hello crafty friends! I’m finally back at my craft desk, after spending the last 2 months travelling with friends in Australia & New Zealand – we had such a brilliant trip, but it was time to come home to reality! After unpacking & doing all the washing, I managed to get some time at my… Read More D for Dragonfly
Welcome to my craft blog and our new theme at Sparkles challenges. I’m in my happy place with this one, as Helen has chose CAS (clean and simple) for this month. It gave me a good reason to play with my new little set of ‘celebrate your day flowers’ by Tina Cox for Clarity’s KISS… Read More Sparkles challenge – CAS
Welcome to my crafty blog and another outing for Stampin’ Up!’s ‘sweet citrus’ set. It was the obvious choice for me when I saw the colours at Color Hues – what else was I going to use for ‘lime’? I paired it with the sketch at CAS Colours & Sketches Not too much to talk… Read More limes!
Hello crafty friends. Well, it’s Sunday again so time for another dip back into Clarity’s Craft Club. This week it’s the ‘flower frame’ from March 2021. I started with a 5×5 card blank and blended ‘broken china’ Distress Oxide onto the centre through Clarity’s clouds stencil. I added the flowers from the new ‘buttercup doodles’… Read More Clarity Craft Club lookback – flower frame die
Hello crafty friends. I’m back with another yummy offering courtesy of Stampin’ Up!’s ‘share a milkshake’ set, inspired by the current challenge from CAS Colours & Sketches. This time they’ve got colours and a sketch I started by stamping the sentiment along the side of a card square using ‘shadow grey’ Archival ink. I wanted… Read More strawberry banana milkshake!
Well here we are at Friday again and already over halfway through January already! I broke out a new set of stamps today that only dropped through my letterbox yesterday! I was delighted to win one of the prizes at CAS Colours & Sketches‘ 500th blog challenge – a stamp set of my choice from… Read More purrfect day
Hello crafty friends. I decided to play with the ‘floral forest’ stamp from Clarity – it’s been in my stash for a while and not emerged for some time! I picked up the colour palette from CAS Colours & Sketches and the ‘romantic’ theme from Time Out for this card. The ‘floral forest’ is a… Read More your heart and my heart
Hello crafty friends – I hope you’ve all had a lovely Christmas! For the last couple of years I’ve spent the 12 Days of Christmas working back through the latest stamps from Clarity’s Craft Club, so welcome to the 2022 installment of my 12 Days of Clarity. I’ve started back in January 2022 with the… Read More 12 Days of Clarity 2022 – snowdrop
Welcome to my crafty blog and our next letter at Alphabet Challenge. We’re now on to S and Helen has chosen ‘snow’ as the theme – perfect for this time of year! CAS Colours & Sketches are celebrating their 500th challenge and have sent the task of making a seasonal card from any of the… Read More S for Snow at Alphabet Challenge