Wednesday, 16 August 2017


I'm using a little poetic license with my entry at Simply less is moore this week where it's
I made a tag for a baby with a pram on it
Card stock: 160gsm in white
Paper: Free download from Google
Button from my stash
Die: Sizzixx circles
Pram:Satin applique motif
Pentel fine liner in black

18 aug

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

A pink Fairy

"For a child"

I was recently asked to make a card for a little girl who was turning 5 and loved purple and pink.
Here it is

Card stock: 200gsm in pink
                    160gsm in white
Thread: Green: DMC 911
             Purple: DMC 3887
             Gold: DMC E3821
16 aug

Monday, 14 August 2017

Heart birthday wishes

CAS colours and sketches have a sketch for us this week
I used it to make a personalized birthday card
I coloured with aqua pencil crayons and smudged with mineral turps as I don't have any colouring pens.
I will also be entering this at CASe this sketch. were it's
Card stock: 160gsm in purple
Paper: Paper Pizzazz soft tints
Flat backed pearls in pink
Digi stamp: source unknown. From a course I went on
Letters: Alphabet stickers

14/17 aug

Sunday, 13 August 2017

Ye oulde world

Time out challenges ave a d├ęcor photo as inspiration
and here is the card I made. It's for one of my nephews
I used a map from an old atlas and the sentiment is computer generated.
I will also be entering this at Simon says stamp blog Monday challenge where it's
'Happy Birthday'
 CAS on Friday where it's
and at Split coast stampers FS549 where Sharon is the Featured Stamper. I am honouring her with this card.
Card stock: 160gsm in white
Old Pholiph's atlas
Die: Sizzixx circle die
pentel fine liner in black

16/14 aug

Saturday, 12 August 2017

Teewit tewoo

Color throwdown has some very pretty colours this week
I made this card
I shared a similar card here.

Card stock: 160gsm in white
Pentel fine liner in black
Stickers: Stickers and dimension: OwlsCuttlebug
Die: Tim Holtz: Branches and bird
Gold stars
Craft glue 
14 aug

Friday, 11 August 2017


It's a while since I have been able to take part in a Casology challenge but this one is right up my alley.
Here is my card

Card stock 160gsm in red
Paper: 80gsm in silver
Brass brads
14 aug

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Ice cream inspired gift tags

Don't you just love the intensity of the colours in the photo over at Pinspirational challenges this week?
I made some more tags, concentrating on the mauve and blue colour combination.
Once again the sentiments are computer generated and the tags hand cut.
Card stock: 160gsm in white
Plier punch single hole
Buttons from my statsh
Paper: Paper Pizzazz soft tints
            Purple; 80gsm
Pentel fine liner 
14 aug