Christmas Brights

I’m dreaming of a bright Christmas and here is a bright tag to go with it 🙂 This one is for Tag You’re It, which has a Christmas in August theme this week. Materials: Stamp – Hero Arts; HOTP Papers…

Secret Messages

A Spoon Full of Sugar have a fab challenge this week – Secret Messages on your card. So here is my go. I love these papers from Kaboodle Doodles; they go so well with the stamp from Sugar Nellie. Materials:…

Blossom Berry Leaving Card

Here is my take on this week’s great sketch from Mumur at Friday Sketchers. The papers I’ve used are from a fab new kit, ‘Blossom Berry Brights’, which is being launched from Kaboodle Doodles soon. Elizabeth over at Elzybells Art…

Flowers for a RAK

Here is a RAK card I made recently. It uses some flowers I made from paper inspired from nature itself. Walking to work one day, I found a petal shape on a flower that I just knew I had to…

A Mystery Pack Challenge

As I came back from hols last week, I arrived to find my Mystery Craft Pack from Susan Daly in my post box – Excitement 🙂 Susan is a Stampin’ Up Demonstrator in the USA and has been running a…

Circles in inchy form

Playing today with my cuttlebug embossing folders, a background stamp and some ink I’ve made an inchy for the Inch By Inch challenge, which this week is circles. The circles were stamped onto the inchy by inking up the square…

Buttons Grow on Trees – Didn’t You Know?

Buttons are this week’s theme for the Papertake Weekly Challenge and I have a very rare button tree for this one 🙂 Materials: Image – hand-drawn fine black marker and coloured with promarkers Paper – Kaboodle Doodles All Star Other…

Cakes for Meece

It’s party time for mice and here is a card for the Penny Black Saturday Challenge, which has a fab sketch for us this week. The papers are a new kit about to be released from Kaboodle Doodles. Materials: Stamp…

Sooo Cute

Back in the crafting swing, I had the urge to alter a photoframe with the Alien Card Kit from Kaboodle Doodles. The photos are of my boyfriend as a little boy – oh, just sooo cute. Materials: Papers – Kaboodle…

Normal Services Have Resumed…

It has been a wonderful week. Haven’t had much time to do crafting but have been absorbed in my other obsession/passion in life – Taiji, or Tai Chi as most people would probably know it. At the beginning of the…

More felt things

Cake, yummy cake – sorry, it is made from felt and beads. This one went on the front of a friend’s little girl’s birthday card. So a question for you – what do you call them? Cupcakes or fairy cakes?…