Friday, 22 September 2017

A mixture of dies Sizzix, Marianne and Memory Box.

Thursday, 21 September 2017

All Spellbinder dies on this card.

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

SU stamps with Distress Oxide ink pads for the background.

Tuesday, 19 September 2017


The background embossing folder is a Sizzix done with distress ink pads.The scroll die a Gummiapan. A Sizzix for the top  and bottom  penguin with a holly punch.

Monday, 18 September 2017

Memory Box stocking die with Spellbinders embossing folder and sentiment dies. Also a Sizzix pine die.

Sunday, 17 September 2017

The dies I used are Memory Box, Just Rite and Sizzix.
 I also used white acrylic paint and a paint brush to get the white spray.

Saturday, 16 September 2017

The background embossing is a Sizzix folder. The bauble die a Spellbinders, stamped with Hobbyart stamps and coloured in with pencils. Double sided paper over the top then sprinkle with glitter. Sizzix fern die.

Friday, 15 September 2017

I used Adirondack ink pads to swipe the background then a SU stamp with gold embossing powder and heat set. The flower and sentiment dies are Memory Box.

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Cloud stencil - My Favorite Things and distress ink pads. Tim Holtz flower dies .

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

A Tim Holtz`s stencil for the background. The trees are Spellbinder dies the deer a Memory Box die.

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Spellbinder circle dies. The stamps are Inca stamps, I have had for a long time. I used Adirondack ink pads for the background with a sponge.

Monday, 11 September 2017

Recipe - wall embossing - Sizzix folder
Door - Do-crafts die
Trees - Quickutz die
Birds and sentiment - Sizzix dies.
Fence - Impression Obsession die.

Sunday, 10 September 2017

A Sizzix die 662382 with a Obsession Impression frame die and Spellbinder flowers.

Saturday, 9 September 2017


The magazine Cardmaking & Papercrafts issue 174 had the lovely fireplace embossing folder together with stamps and a die.

Friday, 8 September 2017

Recipe - Bauble - Spellbinders - S5-223
Circle - Spellbinders.
Poinsettia flower - Just Rite.
Holly - Spellbinders
Holly spray - Memory Box
Flower - Sue Wilson.

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Spellbinder circle and square dies. Marianne house and tree dies. The background done with distress ink pads. Impression Obsession snowflakes die.

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

SU flower stamps and punch set. MS border punch. Memory Box lattice die. SU sentiment punches.
 MS leaf punch.

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

Distress Oxides for the background and stamping. A MS border punch the stamps are Stampendous.

Monday, 4 September 2017

I thought I would try
different backgrounds, one watercolour, one distress oxides and one distress ink pads. The stamps are Penny Black.

Sunday, 3 September 2017

Memory Box leaves. SU flower stamp and punch set. The background die is a Sue Wilson CED4324. The sentiment punches are SU.

Saturday, 2 September 2017

The tree die came from Ebay (China). The squirrels are a Memory Box die coloured in with distress ink pads also used on the background. The dragonflies a punch.  The flowers are Impression Obsessions

Friday, 1 September 2017

I dried some tea bags, emptied tea out then cut with a Sizzix flower die. MS border punch also used.

Thursday, 31 August 2017

The stamps are Penny Black. The background done on watercolour paper with Distress Oxide ink pads.

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

This is my take from an idea on Pinterest. The stamps are Lavina coloured in with Copics. The background done with Distress Oxides and drops of water. A MS border grass punch and SU punch for the sentiment.

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

For the background I used watercolours adding a Memory Box butterfly die. Posted two cards as I make one for me and one for the Hospice to sell

Monday, 14 August 2017

There is a meadow in front of my home with lots of lovely trees.

Saturday, 5 August 2017

Out and About



Sat having an ice cream, the French coast is really clear today

Saturday, 15 July 2017

A busy day making items to sell in the coffee shop at Jersey Hospice.
The stamps came with a magazine some time ago not sure which one sorry. The sewing machine is a Spellbinder die.

Friday, 14 July 2017

Spellbinder heart die for this card with Sizzix number dies, the mat and layers are Spellbinders also.

Thursday, 13 July 2017

Spellbinder dies with a Memory Box butterfly die.

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

I used a punch and distress ink pads to do the sky with a sponge. The sun is a punch. The hillside and trees are a Memory Box die, the camper van a Sizzix.

Tuesday, 11 July 2017


Sizzix dies for these two cards also a MS grass border punch.

Monday, 10 July 2017

The die is from Ebay UK (China). I used coloured card behind die. SU punches for the sentiment.

Sunday, 9 July 2017


The finger print stamps on these cards are from a company called `Clearly Besotted` stamps called `In Print`. I have added Spellbinder dies for the mat and layers.
Washi tape along the bottom strip. The stamps are Creative Expressions coloured in with Prisma colour pencils. The chair a Sue Wilson die. The sun a punch.

I started back at the gym this morning, not been for two weeks, it was hard work only managed 20 lengths swim after the gym.

Saturday, 8 July 2017



This is where we stayed at St. Neots such a pretty town.
SU stamps and punch for this card.

Back from  lovely trip to see  daughter Michelle and grandson Ben in St. Neots. Such a lovely place with plenty of trees and a lovely river. Also my best friends Kath and Paul stayed in our home and were still here when we got back for a further weeks holiday.

Tuesday, 27 June 2017


The frames and boat are IO dies. The birds Memory Box coloured in with chalk pencils, the clouds also Memory Box. The foliage Spellbinders. The border grass a MS punch.

I will not be posting for a week as it is holiday time.

Monday, 26 June 2017


The rainbow die is Ebay UK (China), coloured in with Copics. The clouds Memory Box the umbrella a Spellbinders.