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.

Sunday, 25 June 2017

I bought a Moleskine watercolour journal and these are two pages I am working on. I used gesso on the paper first then acrylic paint and Gelatos. Texture paste and masks for the background  with butterfly stamps coloured in with Prisma pencils  also Tim Holtz flowers dies for the top page, Woodware stamps for the bottom page coloured in with Prisma pencils.
Dies used. Die-namics. Teddy - Sizzix.
 Baby - Spellbinders. Border dies - Elizabeth crafts.

Saturday, 24 June 2017

A 5oth Anniversary card I was asked to make. Spellbinders mat and layers with Wild Rose background die. A Memory Box flourish leaf die with Spellbinder flower die. Finishing off with pearls and paper roses.
I was asked to make a Bat Mitzvah card, I used the SU flower punch, with a MS border punch and Sizzix letter dies.

Thursday, 22 June 2017

A Craft Companions border die with a Spellbinders flowers die. Also used a MS leaf punch. The face stamp is a Sizzix.

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Distress Oxide sponged on the sky with Memory Box clouds. A MS grass border punch. The golf buggy and flag are from Ebay UK (China). I hill  is also a die from China.

Monday, 19 June 2017

The stamps are Woodware coloured in with Copics. The heart die is a Sizzix. I also used the Tim Holtz dimensional cutting pad on the Sizzix machine to half cut through the heart.

Friday, 16 June 2017

Spellbinders die for the layers, sponging the edge with Distress ink pads. The stamps are Woodware coloured in with Copics.

Thursday, 15 June 2017

A Quickutz car die.
Stampin Up stamps for these two cards with Oxide ink pads.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

I used Oxide ink pads on the background first masking out the sun. Cut the design into three and mat and layer with black card. The stamps are Woodware the butterfly a Creative Expressions.
I sponged he background with Oxide ink pads masking out the moon first also using a Creative Expressions mask to add some circles near the bottom of the card. The background stamps are Woodware. The fairy a Joanna Sheen die. The tiny flowers are Spellbinders.

Monday, 12 June 2017

Woodware stamps with different colours of ink pads.

Friday, 9 June 2017

A Woodware stamp coloured in with Oxide distress ink pads with flock added to the middle.
Spellbinder dies for the flowers and border with a punch for the vase embossed with a Sizzix embossing folder

Thursday, 8 June 2017

A Spellbinder die for the lattice with Creative Expressions flowers and sentiment.

Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Stampendous stamps coloured in with Copics the flower stamp is a Denamidesign  coloured in with distress ink pads.

Tuesday, 6 June 2017

The stamps are old ones from Stampendous I think. Coloured in with Copics with Stickles added to the fairy wings. The corners are a punch.

Monday, 5 June 2017

I have made a few 70th birthday cards for friends. Both have Spellbinders mat and layers with a Wild Rose background die. Spellbinders for the flowers and flourish also a Memory Box flourish die.

Friday, 2 June 2017

I sponged the background with Distress Ink pads. The stamp is a Woodware done with Stazon. I added Glossy Accent dots.

Thursday, 1 June 2017

SU stamps done with Distress Oxide ink pads
Sizzix stars and border dies.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

SU bird stamps. Memory Box clouds. Sizzix grass die.
 The background I sponged with Distress ink pads. For the frame I used a Spellbinders die.

Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Two cards same piece of  paper. The top card has a MS border punch with a SU lady stamp. The second card a Memory Box daisy flower die.