Cross Stitch obsession

Hello. Today I thought I would share my other crafty obsession apart from my card making. I started Cross Stitch after buying a magazine from a supermarket shelf. I had a a go at the free kit and became hooked. Here it is.. I stitched charts from magazines. for a while but then I discoveredContinue reading “Cross Stitch obsession”

Princess Card

Hello. I hope you are well. We are enjoying the bank holiday weekend sunshine here. I am sharing the princess card I made today. I couldn’t resist the new stamp set from Clearly Besotted called fairy tale princess. I coloured in the images with copic markers. This is the first time I have had aContinue reading “Princess Card”

Birthday Card

Today I made this Birthday card. I stamped the balloon images from the Honey Bee stamps set Celebration Box on to a piece of watercolour paper and heat embossed with white embossing Powder. I then used Distress Oxide inks squeezed lemonade and salty ocean to blend the background. I love how easily the Distress OxideContinue reading “Birthday Card”

Quick clean and simple card

Today I went to visit my friend as she picked up her new cat yesterday. Straight away I thought of this cute stamp set from My Favorite Things which has the perfect sentiment. So I made a quick card for her. I used Copic markers to colour the image and made sure the cat wasContinue reading “Quick clean and simple card”

Cats love boxes

Today I made this Birthday card. I couldn’t resist putting a cat in the box as my cats love a box. I used the stamp set Celebration Box with the coordinating dies from Honey Bee Stamps along with the cat from the Mama Elephant stamp set Page Huggers. I stamped and coloured the images usingContinue reading “Cats love boxes”

Christmas decorations

Hello. Today it’s a snowy Sunday so I decided to make some tree decorations. I started by stamping images from stamps by Mama Elephant from the Beary Christmas set and from the Lawn Fawn set Toboggan together. I used Memento tuxedo black ink to stamp the images. I then used Prismacolour pencils to colour the images,Continue reading “Christmas decorations”

Christmas cards 2017

Christmas is fast approaching so I thought today I would post all my designs so far to give you some inspiration. Above each design is the name of the main stamp set used for the card. Most have an ink blended background and I find the Lawn Fawn stitched hillside borders great to create snowContinue reading “Christmas cards 2017”