Friday, 19 January 2018

A couple of cards for reaching that special age. The glasses are Sizzix dies also the numbers.  Heart and star punches. The background die on the pink card is a Memory Box the blue card a Sizzix die.

Thursday, 18 January 2018

Spellbinder and SU dies for this card.

Wednesday, 17 January 2018

The background papers came with the magazine Cardmaking and Papercrafts. The pram is a Marianne die. The border die a Spellbinders also the sentiment `Baby` a Spellbinders. `It`s a girl` is a Cuttlebug die.

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Cardmaking & Papercraft issue 179 magazine for the background papers, also the scallop die  came with the magazine. The bird cage is a Sizzix die. The leaf flourish is a Memory Box.

Monday, 15 January 2018

The background papers came from the magazine Cardmaking & Papercraft issue 179. Memory Box leaves with a Spellbinders border die. The sentiment and mat and layers are Tonic dies.
My friend Jen`s cat died just before Christmas so I did this watercolour for her.

Friday, 12 January 2018

X Cut die for the border trees. The garden hut and tools are Trimcraft dies. The cat and bird are Memory Box and the clouds stencil is a My Favorite Things done with Distress Oxide ink pads. I stamped the hut with SU wood stamp before cutting out. (The picture looks quiet dark using the green card)

Thursday, 11 January 2018

The background star die is Ebay (China). The large stars are Spellbinder dies with a punch for the smaller die.

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

A Penny Black frame with a MS border punch. The vase and flowers are a Tim Holtz stamp and die set.

Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Acetate cards - First cut the front of the card one third along tape acetate to this, then a strip of the card to the end. The stamps are SU also the woodgrain is a SU stamp coloured in with Distress Oxide ink pads. Stamp the inside of the card with a scene. My take on a Pinterest idea.

Monday, 8 January 2018

A Creative Expressions embossing folder for the background. Spellbinder dies for the oval frame with a MS leaf punch.

Sunday, 7 January 2018

Latest watercolour - the one that got away to the Ecrehous.

There has been a seagull bothering people on St.Ouen`s  beach instead of culling the bird they took it to a small island called the Ecrehous just off our island of Jersey. I thinks it might fly back what do you think ?

Friday, 5 January 2018

A Spellbinders background die with Memory Box and Spellbinder flowers and foliage, all coloured with Distress Oxide ink pads.

Thursday, 4 January 2018

The flower, leaves and background dies are all Spellbinders also a Joanna Sheen die for the tiny flower sprig. The flower coloured in with Distress Oxide ink pads.

Wednesday, 3 January 2018

Bakers twine and a Docrafts tie stamp onto patterned paper.

Tuesday, 2 January 2018

The flowers are Spellbinder dies, I coloured the edges with Distress Oxide ink pads, the leaves a mixture of Spellbinders and Memory Box dies.

Monday, 1 January 2018

Happy New Year 2018



Happy New Year to one and all.

My resolution this year is to do more watercolours, the more practise I get the more I might improve. These are some I have been painting over the Christmas holidays.

Thursday, 21 December 2017

A Penny Black stamp with colourful stickles glitter added.

I will be taking a break from posting until after Christmas as family arriving tomorrow.

Happy Christmas x

This is an old Penny Black stamp coloured in with Prisma colour pencils.

Wednesday, 20 December 2017

The colour of the cardstock is chocolate brown with cream (looks black on photo). The background dies are Spellbinders. The flowers are Impression Obsession used with a quilling tool to shape. I touch the edge of the flowers with Distress Oxide ink pads.

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

A Creative Expressions stamp coloured in with Copics.

Monday, 18 December 2017

A Woodware stamp coloured in with Prismacolour pencils

Sunday, 17 December 2017

Loving this month`s Crafts Beautiful stamps that came with the magazine so useful.

Saturday, 16 December 2017

A Woodware stamp coloured in with Prisma colour pencils. Sizzix leaves and branches.

Friday, 15 December 2017

A Creative expressions background stamp with SU tree and dies.

Thursday, 14 December 2017

Spellbinder dies for this card. The flowers coloured in with Distress Oxide ink pads.

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

All Spellbinder dies for this card. The flowers coloured in with Distress Oxide ink pads.

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

The background embossing is a Spellbinders folder. The flowers and leaves are Sue Wilson dies. The sentiment die is also a Spellbinders. The flowers coloured in with Distress Oxide ink pads.

Monday, 11 December 2017

SU stamps for this card with pastel colour ink pads.

Sunday, 10 December 2017

The background stamp is a Hero Arts done with gold embossing powder and heat set. The flowers are a SU punch.

Thursday, 7 December 2017

A Memory Box Happy Birthday die with Sizzix numbers.

Off to Guernsey for the weekend to see family.

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Distress Oxide ink pads for the background. The leaves are Sue Wilson dies and the flowers Tim Holtz coloured in with Distress Oxides.

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Mask the sides of the card and sponge with Distress Oxides ink pads. The shell is a Spellbinders die. The sentiment a SU stamps. Cosmic Shimmer varnish for  the dots and glitter pen on the shell and sand. (Sand done after card photographed).
Tonic Studio dies for this card with a Spellbinders sentiment.

Monday, 4 December 2017

First I masked out the moon, sponged Distress Oxides ink pads for the background, then filled in the moon. The cat die is a Penny Black Feline.

Sunday, 3 December 2017

Today`s offering, a watercolour scene.

Saturday, 2 December 2017

A watercolour background. Sizzix holly die with Memory Box snowflakes.

Friday, 1 December 2017

he background die is a Penny Black. The flowers are Memory Box. The sentiment labels are Sizzix.

Thursday, 30 November 2017

Latest watercolour.
Spellbinder dies and a MS grass border punch.

Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Trying to use some of my stash of background papers. The house die is a Sizzix.

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Memory Box background die with Truly Besotted stamps done with coloured pencils and glitter pen over the top.

It is our daughter Michelle`s 47th birthday today, happy birthday darling xx

Monday, 27 November 2017

The background papers are Sarah Davies. The frame, flowers and leaves are all Spellbinders Sue Wilson.

Sunday, 26 November 2017

A Penny Black antique frame die with Impressions Obsessions wreath a white gel pen, perfect pearls and a glitter pen.

Saturday, 25 November 2017

Impression Obsession cover a card wall stamp done with distress ink pads, The window die is a Spellbinders. The flowers and leaves are Impression Obsessions.

Friday, 24 November 2017

SU tree stamp and punch set. Sizzix tag die.

Thursday, 23 November 2017

The heart die is a Sizzix. The bird stamps are Dina Wakley coloured in with Distress ink pads and a sponge. The leaf die a Spellbinder Sue Wilson.