Welcome to my crafty blog. I’ve got a bright anniversary card to share with you today, using Stampin’ Up!’s ‘art gallery’ stamp set and the matching ‘floral gallery’ dies. I’ve combined three of this week’s challenges into the one card – the gorgeous photo over at Time Out gave me the colours and floral theme,… Read More anniversary flowers
Welcome to my crafty blog. It’s Sunday already, so time for the next installment in my lookback through the Claritystamp new design club. #89 from March 2014 was the edelweiss stamp which I’ve only used a couple of time over the years, so it deserves another airing. I took inspiration from one of the cards… Read More Clarity new design club lookback – edelweiss #89
Welcome to my crafty blog. I’ve just got some new Christmas Robins stamps from Claritystamp, so had to get them out to play with! They are a fab set of scrolled designs, with outlines and infill stamps for the robins. I love robins at Christmas, and it got me thinking about why they have such… Read More Holly & robin
Welcome to my crafty blog. I’m sharing a card I made for my brilliant dentist, who managed a very painless tooth extraction yesterday. I broke a tooth during lockdown and managed to put a temporary filling in it, (it was a bit like a crafting project!!) but subsequently developed an abscess. Dentists are now open… Read More Flower shop thanks
Hello, and welcome. I’m posting a second blog today, with a card I’ve been batch making for a colleague at work to give out. She only wants 110 making to send to all her staff…!! Having to make such a large number meant I needed to find a design that was relatively straight forward, and… Read More Thank you ferns
Hello. Welcome to my little crafty blog. I’m getting busy now making Father’s Day cards for friends to send, ahead of next weekend. I was asked to make a card with a train theme, and found this lovely vintage postcard style stamp from a little company in the UK called Crafty Individuals. As usual, I… Read More Full steam ahead!
Hello. welcome to my little crafty blog. Just a quick post with a card I’ve made for this week’s Freshly Made Sketches blog challenge #431 by LeeAnn at https://freshlymadesketches.blogspot.com/ I’ve been spending some of my free time when i’m not at work catching up with the daily doodle sessions being posted by Barbara Gray on… Read More Doodleology
Hello! Welcome to my little crafty blog. I was sitting by my back door yesterday, and realised how much bird song I could hear in the sunshine, now there is virtually no traffic noise. It’s a very unusual sound living here on the edge of London, and I’ve realised how much I took it for… Read More Be still and listen…