And More Mother’s Day!

As promised, here is the Candle Wrap and matching card I created for Mum this Mother’s Day… I hope she likes handmade craft (she doesn’t have much choice!) Similar to my previous Vintage Candle Wrap, I’ve started with Creamy Caramel Base Cardstock, rolled with Soft Suede Ink and my Very Vintage Stampin Around Wheel (love it!). Continue reading “And More Mother’s Day!”

SU Autumn Winter Mini is Here!

Hey there! You might notice a few subtle changes to my Blog – yes the new mini catalogue for Autumn-Winter is finally here, and I couldn’t help but warm up my blog a little with some Autumn Colour! Boy do I have some exciting products to show you all!  There is so much packed intoContinue reading “SU Autumn Winter Mini is Here!”

Candle Wraps and a Last Butterfly Play

Hey there! Yes just one more day left of the Summer Mini Catalogue, and although many of us will be very sad to see the Butterfly Prints Stamp set and matching punch go, HELLO Autumn Winter Mini! But more on that on Thursday! I created these projects for a workshop I held on Saturday, toContinue reading “Candle Wraps and a Last Butterfly Play”

Enthusiastic New Stampers!

I just have to share with you my JOY when I hold a workshop and unearth an enthusiastic stamper (or two) who have never been introduced to SU products (this their first time) and just can’t believe their eyes! I had one such workshop this morning, and want to say “a big thanks” to myContinue reading “Enthusiastic New Stampers!”

Just Add Easter – Pillow Boxes for School Friends

I couldnt resist playing along with the challenge over at Just Add Ink this week for Challenge #8: JUST ADD EASTER I’ve made these adorable little Happy Easter Pillow Boxes for my Son Laurenz to give his school friends: You are getting a wee sneak peek at an upcoming product in the Autumn Winter SU Mini…Continue reading “Just Add Easter – Pillow Boxes for School Friends”

Happy Moments – Just Add Ink Sketch Challenge #6

Gotta play along with the fantastic sketch challenge over at Just Add Ink This Week I created this card for my beloved boss Joan, who had her 64th Birthday last Friday: I grabbed the fab idea of white embossing the gifts from over at Sarah Klass’s wonderful blog and coloured them in a little with myContinue reading “Happy Moments – Just Add Ink Sketch Challenge #6”

A Cupcake Happy Birthday

Hey Girls! I’ve played along with Karen Giron’s Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge 58 today for my friend’s little one’s 4th birthday.. Here is the sketch: and Lachlan’s card: I began with Brilliant Blue Cardstock, Tangerine Tango and Whisper White.  I punched scallop circles in each colour and created a base for my three cupcakes, stacking themContinue reading “A Cupcake Happy Birthday”

My Neighbourhood Workshop and Other Projects

Well as promised this is a wee bit of a lengthy blog, but I have so much to show you!!!  Firstly I want to share a Sympathy/Well wishes card that I made for my dear Cousin in law and her family as they face sad news regarding the health of Tom, Dad, husband and GrandadContinue reading “My Neighbourhood Workshop and Other Projects”

Just Add Dimension!!!

Hey girls,  I have so much to post for you this week, but I am going to start with my entry for the Just Add Ink Challenge #5 which is all about adding dimension to your projects! Click here to see the details for this week’s challenge “Just Add Dimension” – and if you haven’tContinue reading “Just Add Dimension!!!”

Hoppy Birthday Billy! Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge #56

My sweet wee neighbour Billy is turning 2 on Sunday – unbelievable! I wanted to make a really special card for him (well it’s really more for my pleasure of creating- but hey any excuse!)  I didn’t actually plan on participating in any challenges this week but after checking out Karen Giron’s – I justContinue reading “Hoppy Birthday Billy! Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge #56”