mandala stencil

Hello crafty friends. I’m finally getting back into the swing of things after my holiday, and was doing a bit of catching up at my craft desk this afternoon. My April Craft Club goodies arrived from ClarityCrafts while I was away, so I’ve given the mandala stencil a first outing on today’s card, inspired by… Read More mandala stencil

healing thoughts

Welcome to my crafty blog and some pink marigolds (which are definitely a thing – I checked!) I’ve made a get well card using Stampin’ Up!’s ‘marigold moments’ set, inspired by the challenges at The Paper Players and Inspire.Create I started by stamping the marigolds onto a square of card that I’d trimmed to fit… Read More healing thoughts

seedpods KISS

Welcome to my crafty blog. I thought we ought to feature a kiss today as it’s Valentine’s Day, but it’s not the sort you might immediately think of – I’ve used the ‘seedpods’ stamps from Clarity’s KISS (Keep It Simple Stamping) range! I thought they would work well with the colours palette from this week’s… Read More seedpods KISS

sing a song

Hello there and welcome to another crafty creation. I’ve used one of Clarity’s ‘poetry frame’ stamps today (without the poem), inspired by the challenges at The Paper Players and TGIF The first step was to stamp the leafy frame from the ‘what is this life’ set onto white card using ‘shadow grey’ Archival ink. I… Read More sing a song

mint choc icecream

Hello crafty friends, I’ve got more sweet treats for you today! I’ve gone for mint choc icecreams on this card courtesy of Stampin’ Up!’s ‘share a milkshake’ set – my eldest son’s favourite flavour! I took inspiration from the sketch at The Paper Players, together with the moodboard from Inkspirational (they’ve got icecreams and chocolate… Read More mint choc icecream