Happy Easter (if you celebrate)! I've created some treat boxes to hold some chocolates in bright, cheerful Spring colours. Check out my YouTube video below for a tutorial on how I constructed the treat boxes. https://youtu.be/rdAJLl9p-84 The weather is a bit grey and dreary here in Surrey, UK. What is the weather like where you… Continue reading Easter treat boxes using Tonic Studios ‘Special Blend Treat Box’ dies
Well this card took a lot more effort than I had anticipated!! I started making this card in September as one of my #SophiasSlimlineSeptemberSeries but it has taken me until NOW to complete it!! I thought this would be 'so simple', but it caused me a few little headaches... I wanted to do a slimline… Continue reading Slimline shaker Halloween card
I cut down some white card to the same size as my card bases to create a card front and used my Nuvo Glimmer Paste and Prima stencil to create the raindrops for the background. Whilst I was waiting for the raindrops to dry I die cut the Simon Says Stamp Rainbow from Neenah Classic… Continue reading Rainbow cards for neighbours
I made this card for my friend Petra. She recently started a new job and we got her a card with the sentiment 'Be a flamingo in a flock of pigeons' I thought I should use this stamp set for her birthday card to continue the flamingo theme. I stamped the flamingo with Memento Tuxedo… Continue reading Flock Yeah birthday card using Wplus9 stamps
I made this card for my eldest step sister's birthday (it's a BIG birthday) so I wanted to push the boat out so this card is ALL about the glitter!!! I coated some black card with Elizabeth Craft double sided adhesive and die cut the butterfly with the adhesive side up. I removed the backing… Continue reading Glitter butterfly birthday card using Elizabeth Crafts dies
How is it September already? Today is my cousin's birthday and this is the Autumnal-themed card I made her. I hope you can tell from the close-up how gorgeous the copper card is! I hope you have a good week!
It was my Mum's birthday on Tuesday, but this week has been demanding at work so I'm only able to blog about it now! This card is completely inspired by THESE CARDS that Amy Rsavy created at the beginning of the month, so not my original idea at all. So I don't have the Picket… Continue reading Mum’s birthday card using Prima princess stamp
I made a second Father's Day card that is meant to be from my parent's rescued cat, Vincent. Do you give or receive card from pets?
I die cut several flags from Neenah Desert Storm card and layered 3 on top of each other to make chipboard elements and used my Cropa-dile to cut holes in the flags that I would thread later. I also die cut 'dad' from white card and layered it three times to make it sturdy and… Continue reading Alcohol ink Father’s day card
There are two answers to this phrase - one is more 'adult' than the other. I found a card with 'When life gives you lemons grab tequila and salt' in a card shop and it made me giggle, so I bought it on impulse and it has been sitting in my 'store bought' cards pouch… Continue reading When life gives you lemons…