Sale-a-bration Sneak Peek!!!

Hi ladies It’s nearly Sale-a-bration time so I’d like to share a project with you that has just a few SAB sneak peeks hidden inside: I created this card tin for my gorgeous cousin Alison who came to visit at Christmas time all the way from Scotland (Hi Ali!!!!) Don’t you just love the coloursContinue reading “Sale-a-bration Sneak Peek!!!”

Ornamental Decorations – So Much Fun To Make!!!

Hi there – yes back so soon! I wanted to share one of my recent creations with you – I attempted the ornament on the front of the Holiday Catalogue with a few changes of my own – I switched to DSP instead of stamping as it was soooo much faster! This decoration took aboutContinue reading “Ornamental Decorations – So Much Fun To Make!!!”

A Thank You Gift For A Loved Teacher

My 5 year old’s pre-primary teacher is wonderful.  She has nurtured and encouraged the kids to read and write and explore the world of words and Kyan has just responded so well to her style of teaching.  Unfortunately she was filling in for another teacher’s maternity leave which is over so will be leaving theContinue reading “A Thank You Gift For A Loved Teacher”

Vintage Apothecary Card

Hi Girls, I am actually excited to share this card with you today! I am sooo happy with how it turned out! This card is for a dear friend Val’s birthday today and I’ve made it to match this tin that I made some time ago which was actually designed by Michelle Martin But back toContinue reading “Vintage Apothecary Card”

Saying Thank You with a Sailing Tin

Today was a little sad for me as I bid farewell to my bosses who are going overseas on Wednesday, and as I am leaving my position at intangible on Thursday, today was the last day we would work together – and yes it was a wee bit teary 😦 I will be moving onContinue reading “Saying Thank You with a Sailing Tin”

Baby Spice (Cake)

Did I get your attention? LOL – During school holidays I worked on a really enjoyable project for Laurenz’s year 1 teacher, who is with him again in Year 2  for a few short weeks before she goes off on maternity leave preparing for the arrival of her first baby.  She has been a gem ofContinue reading “Baby Spice (Cake)”

Everyday Enchantment DSP Butterflies

I have one of my favourite scrapbook layouts on proud display in my craft room – see this post for a look (not that my Craft Room looks as empty as this anymore!) – and it features a butterfly (or two) created by using a variety of DSP patterns and my Fiskars Butterfly Template and CuttingContinue reading “Everyday Enchantment DSP Butterflies”

Petal Cone Tips – Tutorial for alternate sizes and DSP Matting

Hi Girls, I’ve gathered together a few tips to get the most out of your petal cone die – here is my first example: This is one of the teacher gifts I created on our Toodyay Weekend – with of course a matching card.  And a close up of the detail: If you are wonderingContinue reading “Petal Cone Tips – Tutorial for alternate sizes and DSP Matting”

Bingo – Stampin’ Up! Style

Hi Girls, I am excited to share something a little different with you today… Last weekend I had a fantastic crafting weekend at Avalon Homestead in Toodyay and this was one of the projects on my list that i had to try…A Bingo Game using Jolly Bingo Bits and the Bingo Background stamp, with a game spinnerContinue reading “Bingo – Stampin’ Up! Style”

Kyan’s Carnival Birthday

Hi Girls, Well as promised, here are the other projects I created for Kyan’s recent 5th Birthday which just happened to be a Big Top Carnival Theme: First – the cake.  Now I had many a friend suggest cake designs or indeed send me links on facebook (smile) of amazing big top cake creations –Continue reading “Kyan’s Carnival Birthday”