Tuesday, 23 May 2017

The background I did with Distress Oxide ink pads and a sponge, first making a mask for the sun.. I used a Creative Expressions honeycomb mask with a green ink pad. The stamps are Woodware and the daisy die a Penny Black.

Monday, 22 May 2017

Spellbinder circle dies with heart and star punches and an Elizabeth die border.
The vase is a die from Ebay  (China). The flowers and leaves are Spellbinder dies the borders are Elizabeth dies. The tag a punch.

Friday, 19 May 2017

Spellbinder dies for this card.

Thursday, 18 May 2017

A Woodware stamp done with Spectrum Noir colouring pencils. Glossy Accents added to the centre of the flower.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

These were made from
old CD discs, covering them first with card then decorating with dies.

Tuesday, 16 May 2017


Two Art Impressions stamps done with Copics. A MS border grass punch also used for the top card. Glossy Accents added here and there.

Monday, 15 May 2017

Today`s makes
A Woodware stamp coloured in with Copics. Glossy Accents added to some of the flowers.

Sunday, 14 May 2017

Hospice workshop cards for 2017








These are the cards we did at the Hospice workshop yesterday. We raised £1260 for the Day Hospice patients. Thanks you all the ladies that attended, for the lovely cakes made and the raffle prizes donated to make it such an enjoyable day.

Friday, 12 May 2017

The stamp is a Woodware Periwinkles JGS368. The border is a Spellbinder die S5-201. The sentiment tag a SU punch. I added a gold bead to the centre of each flower.

Thursday, 11 May 2017


Another two cards using the Woodware succulents stamps FRS041 coloured in with Copics. For the card border  Sizzix extended cuts dies with SU punches for the sentiment.

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Tim Holtz cut out die for the corners. Sue Wilson flower stamp UMS787 and die CED 1476 also Sue Wilson leaf die CED 1478 called Lily of the Valley

Tuesday, 9 May 2017

I used the same leaf die set CED 1467 by Sue Wilson as the card below, colouring and heat setting the same. The background die is CED 4330 frames and tags also a Sue Wilson. Creative Expressions for the embossing folder and mat and layers.
A  Sue Wilson leaf die also Spellbinders deckle edge shapes.I used Distress Oxide ink pads for the colour. Then stamped with a Veramark adding clear embossing powder and heat set
 both the leaf and background.

Monday, 8 May 2017

This is my take on a card I saw on Pinterest. The flowers are Spellbinders coloured in with distress ink pads. The circles are also Spellbinder dies. The butterflies are a MS punch. The sentiment Spellbinders.

Friday, 5 May 2017

The stamps are Woodware coloured in with Copics then glossy accents over the top. I used a corrugater for the orange card, the sentiment comes with the set of stamps the shape cut with a SU punch
Double stamping, stamp first in one colour then move the stamp slightly and stamp again in black. The mat and layers are Tonic dies.

Thursday, 4 May 2017

A Spellbinders heart die. The bird is a Memory Box die, sponged over with Distress Oxide ink pads then glossy accents for the shine, the flowers a SU punch.

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

A Crafters Companion border die with pearls added.

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

A Leoni embossing folder for the background. The flowers are Tim Holtz. The sentiment a Couture Creations. I also used glossy accents on the flowers.

Sunday, 30 April 2017

I saw this idea  on Pinterest, this is my version. I used a mask with Distress Oxide ink pads and a sponge. Sequins and  eyes added, I also sponged round the edge.
I use Texture powder and a wall mask to create the background sponging over with Distress Ink pads. The foliage is a Tim Holtz die and the dragonflies a punch.

Saturday, 29 April 2017

Tonic mat and layers with Woodware background and guitar stamps. Distress ink pads round the edge.

Saturday, 22 April 2017

I sponged the background with Adirondack ink pads. The dies are Sue Wilson. I used a punch circle for the coconuts.

I will not be posting for the next week as I have visitors and will be out and about having fun.

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Cosmic Shimmer Texture powder mixed with water put over a Memory Box mask. The flowers are a Tim Holtz die and the bee a Quickutz die. Distress Ink pads and a sponge for the coloured background.

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

The Cosmic Shimmer Tex powder mixed with water over a mask for the wall effect. The cats are Memory Box dies and the lamp post a Marianne die. I coloured the background with Distress Ink pads and a sponge.

Tuesday, 18 April 2017



I have been making some small cards instead of my usual square. The top card has a Sizzix background die. The stamps are Heartfelt Creations. The second window card are Spellbinders dies for the window and flower box. The background stamp is a Penny Black. The pink card has all Spellbinder dies.

Sunday, 16 April 2017

Happy Easter


The stamps on these cards are Wild Rose coloured in with Spectrum Noir pencils. A Creative Expressions embossing folder and MS border punches used also.

Thursday, 13 April 2017

A Woodware stamp coloured in with Spectrum Noir pencils. A dragonfly punch and a Couture Creations sentiment.

Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Tim Holtz for Sizzix background dies and flowers. Memory Box sentiment die. The stamp writing is a Woodware, the flowers coloured in with Distress Ink pads.

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

A Spellbinder die for the background S5-161 Radiant Rectangles. The flowers are Sizzix Tim Holtz tiny tattered florals.
The background is one mask and Colour Cloud sponged through then a different mask with change of colour sponged through. The corner flourish is a Memory Box die and the dragonfly a Couture Creations die with a Spellbinders tag die.

Monday, 10 April 2017

The stamp is a Woodware and painted with Mica powders but unfortunately the photo does not show the glimmer. The border punch is a MS. The greeting a Spellbinders die.

Sunday, 9 April 2017

This quilt was made by two friends, Sue and Jenny and myself. We are going to raffle it for our local Jersey Hospice. We entered it in our Eisteddford winning a Gold certificate with some lovely comments by the Adjudicator.

Thursday, 6 April 2017

I am away tomorrow in Guernsey so posting today instead. The flowers are Tim Holtz tiny tattered floral. The stem a Memory Box die. The background I did by painting watercolour and letting it drip down.
I did a watercolour for the background then stamped the SU stamp water colouring over the top. Spellbinders mat and layers.

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

A Woodware stamp done with Spectrum Noir pencils, glossy accents added to the rose and hearts.