Welcome to my second post of the day and another card using the ‘paisley’ stamp from September’s Claritystamp Craft Club. I’ve gone with another all-over background pattern, but this time have mixed it up with stamps from the ‘Holland buttons’ set. I started with a piece of Clarity’s ‘Rainbow River’ designer paper (turned to the… Read More paisley pattern
Welcome to my crafty blog and the next in my Sunday journey back through Claritystamp’s new design club. I’m now up to July 2015, which was this sweet elephant heart. I have to confess that I hadn’t used this stamp since I got it, but thought it would make a great wedding or engagement card.… Read More Claritystamp new design club lookback – elephants #105
Welcome to my crafty blog – and a specially warm welcome to the new folk who are now following my ramblings. I’ve now got just over 100 followers on my crafty musings, which is incredible considering this is just a little hobby blog on my crafty journey – thank you all for coming along with… Read More congratulations!
Welcome to my crafty blog. Another quick post today, as it’s very close to the deadline for one of this week’s challenges and I don’t want to miss it. I’m really pleased with how this card to congratulate a colleague who’s got a new role has turned out – and it just uses scraps/card offcuts… Read More well done
Welcome to my crafty blog and another piece of exciting news! I’ve been invited to join CAS Colours & Sketches as a Guest Designer for their June challenges! I was absolutely delighted to get the email from Patricia, and so here’s my first contribution. It’s a colour challenge this week, using Stampin’ Up!’s ‘fresh freesia’,… Read More wedding congratulations
Welcome to my crafty blog. Today’s card will be heading off to a colleagues who’s just been appointed to a new job, and I’m delighted for him. As often happens, he’s been covering it on a temporary basis, but has now been permanently confirmed in the job. I took inspiration from the current challenge over… Read More wreathed in congratulations
Welcome to my crafty blog. I’ve got two cards to share today, which wasn’t actually the plan when I started out! I was asked to make an engagement card, so went for this gorgeous ‘dove heart’ aperture die from Claritystamp. My intention was to make the card on the left, but I used the leftovers… Read More Double congratulations
Hello and welcome to my crafty blog. I’m sharing a card I’ve made for a friend who’s just set the date for their wedding, so lots of congratulations are winging their way. I was inspired by the colours in the current Fab Friday blog challenge http://fabfridaystampinchallenge.blogspot.com/ They’re not what I would usually choose but love… Read More Bouquet of congratulations