Card · Casual Crafter

Sweet Strawberry – pretty with layers

How realistic are these strawberries? Just looking at these makes me think of summer (and of better times to come) What better way to celebrate someone’s birthday than to send them this card with the promise of summer sunshine. The shading on the strawberries is all done with just the outline stamp and the infill… Continue reading Sweet Strawberry – pretty with layers

Card · Casual Crafter

Sale a Bration Saturday: Flower and Field

So as it is Saturday – it gives me another chance to share some of the lovely freebies available with purchases of £45 (in a single transaction) during January and February. Punches are a great addition to your stash – the banners punch is fab for sentiment banners – but you can use it to… Continue reading Sale a Bration Saturday: Flower and Field

Beginner Crafter · Card · Casual Crafter

Step it up or Simplify…Berry Blessings

Today I am using one of the fab new stamp sets that you can earn for free when you make a purchase during January or February… and I’m sharing a couple of cards to suit all abilities – whether you prefer something Simple or would like to add a little more with a punch and… Continue reading Step it up or Simplify…Berry Blessings

Beginner Crafter · Casual Crafter · Quick and Easy

Like Dragonflies? Here’s the Dandy Garden Suite

I shared a pretty card using this suite on Sunday HERE so thought I would just pop on and share a couple of extra cards that we made recently during an online Stampin’ Up! Event One of the best things about joining Stampin’ Up! is being able to get ‘ together with other crafters to… Continue reading Like Dragonflies? Here’s the Dandy Garden Suite

Casual Crafter · Fancy fold card

Dragonfly Wishes Fun Foldback Card

Another bundle from the new mini catalogue to share with you today – the lovely Dragonfly Garden which I have paired with some of the Oh So Ombre paper that you get for free with a £45 spend….so the bundle an inkpad and some card…and you would get the paper for free 🙂 The colours… Continue reading Dragonfly Wishes Fun Foldback Card

Card · Casual Crafter · Quick and Easy

Introducing Sale a Bration Darling Donkeys

So I mentioned yesterday that as well as the new January- June mini catalogue…Sale a Bration has launched….and this is one of the stamp sets you can get for FREE as part of the offer There are three ways you can Sale a Brate…. Spend Every time you spend £45 in a single order, you… Continue reading Introducing Sale a Bration Darling Donkeys

Casual Crafter · Fancy fold card

Nature’s Beauty U Fold Card

U Fold card Just a quick post today, to share this fun U fold card that I made with my team a couple of weeks ago. It combines a couple of techniques… stamping on acetate, then colouring from behind with Blends and some ink blending to create the background. Nature’s Beauty is a gorgeous stamp… Continue reading Nature’s Beauty U Fold Card

3d · Card · Casual Crafter · Christmas

Snowflake Splendor Shaker Card

Final couple of Snowflake Splendor Suite projects…although that doesn’t mean I won’t create any more either…such a pretty set and as you can see here – works really well with our Shaker domes too. I’ve used one of my favourite folds too – the centre panel card – this works so well to add a… Continue reading Snowflake Splendor Shaker Card

3d · Casual Crafter · origami

Poinsettia Place: Origami decoration

With Christmas approaching, it won’t be long until the trees are up (yes..I know some already have theirs up) and we are hanging decorations. How about creating some of your own? or what about adding a mini wreath to pictures or light fittings around the home? These are perfect, because you can make them whatever… Continue reading Poinsettia Place: Origami decoration