Thursday, 27 July 2017

Watch the Flowers Grow

Hello to you all
I was having a sort through my drawer of Geli papers and decided to use some
 for cards that I need over the coming months. I can't show them all to you
yet as they need to go to the recipients, however I do have one that I can 
show you now as this was a "Just Because" card.
The stamp which is from Woodware has been stamped directly onto
the background  and coloured with Oxides, I then doodled around the edge
with a black

Tuesday, 25 July 2017

The Best of You

Hello to you all
I am sharing yet another Kaiser Craft card
I have distressed all the edges and decided to frame
my flowers and twine bow 

Friday, 21 July 2017

Never Regret

I hope you are all well

I am here today with my first project for the Dies R Us Inspiration blog
I have used a number of Sue Wilson dies for this card

I first cut and distressed my papers, before die-cutting the

I then adhered a piece of dark blue card behind the die-cut aperture,
laid out my other pieces and stamped my sentiment before gluing down, I always have a dummy 
run before gluing just to make sure I am happy with the layout.

Once glued I then added the finishing touches of gems and a twine bow

The finished card

Here are the dies I have used

Sue Wilson Designs - Striplet - Butterflies In Flight

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I am entering this into
Create and Makes "Anything Goes"
Lemon Shortbread "Anything Goes"
TTCRD "Anything Goes"
A bit more time to Craft "Anything Goes"
Classic Design Team Open "Anything Goes"

Monday, 17 July 2017

Scrapbook Stamp Society

Hello to you all
The challenge over at Scrapbook Stamp Society this fortnight is

I have coloured up this gorgeous Sherri Baldy image img 984 with
Promarkers  and paired her up with some Kaiser papers that I have distressed.
I then added some butterflies,flowers and

I am entering this into
Color it Create it Show it "Diva Birthday or Anything Goes"
Colour Crazy "Anything Goes"
Simply Papercraft "Anything Goes"
Cute Card Thursday "Ribbons/Bows"

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

Wedding Card

Hello to you all

I am sharing a Wedding Card  with you today.
I have used some Spellbinder dies and and love the silver card stock paired with the 
coconut white..... I have silver embossed the sentiment and added some butterflies flowers and ribbon.

This was such a simple card to put together.

Saturday, 8 July 2017

Follow your Dreams

Hello to you all

I am sharing a card made with one of my Gelli backgrounds, I used Jo's
stencil for this and some acrylic paints and of course my Gelli Plate'

The butterfly Is one of Tim Holtz stamps and the sentiment from
The Artistic Stamper. xxx

I am entering this into
Thats Crafty "Anything Goes"

Thursday, 6 July 2017



I have another card to share using some more of the 
Kaiser Lilac Whispers collection
I have also used  Spellbinders Labels 42 and the leaves
 from the Floral Berry Accents Dies.
The Butterflies are from Joy Crafts. I finished off with some
flowers, gems and a twine bow.

Tuesday, 4 July 2017

Lilac Whisper

Hello to you all

Happy 4th July to all my American friends

I have been playing with some more gorgeous Kaiser papers, 
these are from the Lilac Whisper collection although as you can see
they are not all lilac.
I have added some  Spellbinder  and sizzix die cuts along with some twine and 
flowers. The stamp also comes from
I am entering this into

Crafting from the Heart "Anything Goes"

Friday, 30 June 2017

A Card and some news

Hello to you all
 I have some fab news to share with you but first my card
I am still using up the papers from the Kaiser Indigo Skies collection so have used them on 
this card along with some Dies, twine, flowers and
Items used
Joy crafts Butterfly Dies
Tim Holtz mixed media dies

Well now to my news
I just thought I would let you all know I am now on the

I am so pleased to be Joining the rest of the team. 

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

A Good One

I have had the PanPastels out today
along with stamps from indigo Blu for the image, Paper Artsy for the sentiment
 and Thats Crafty for the birds.

 I am entering this into
Crafty Creations "Anything Goes"
Inspiration Destination "Anything Goes"
Simon Says Stamp "Anything Goes"
TTCRD "Anything Goes"

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Birthday Mail

I am sharing another card, this has been made out of leftovers from the Sage and Grace collection from Kaisercraft.....

I have distressed the edges of the papers and just added some ephemera .xxx

I am entering this into
Crafting from the Heart "Anything Goes"
Allsorts "Flower Power"

Saturday, 24 June 2017

The Sweet Life

I have another layout to share today using Indigo Skies by KaiserCraft....... I do love this paper collection,it is my favourite colour after

I am entering this into
Kaisercraft "Circles"

GD Card

Hello to you all, I was asked if I would do a GD spot at Challenge up your Life.....
Of course I said yes and the challenge is "Cats and Dogs"...
Here is my share for this
I couldn't resist using this pair of cats, just love them...I have stamped them onto one of my Gelli Plate backgrounds. Love this Woodware sentiment

I am entering this into

Thursday, 22 June 2017

Make a Wish

I am sharing a card today using some Craftwork cards papers and stamps.

I added a butterfly

With Roses and Twine

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Keep Smiling

Hello to you all.

I have a scrapbook layout for you today, I have decided to fill a couple of Scrapbooks with more recent Photo's . I haven't done one for about three years so have quite a few photo's to use.
Any way I have this page to share with you
 I have used a KaiserCraft  collection called Indigo Skies.

Punched circles and added some roses and twine

I am entering this into
KaiserCraft "June Blog Challenge (Circles)"

Sunday, 18 June 2017

Silver and white


I am sharing a silver and white card today

I have used Spellbinder dies Imperial Square and Floral Oval also some Matt Mirri Card.

The sentiment is from Visible Image

I decided on a Tulle bow

Friday, 16 June 2017

Just because


I am back again
I am sharing a card again using the Kaiser Papers ..The die-cut butterflies are from Joy Crafts  and I have used an edging die from Spellbinders

Ribbon and flowers from Wild Orcjid

I am entering this into
Crafty Girls "Anything Goes"
Crafting by Design "Things with Wings"

Tuesday, 13 June 2017


Hello to you all
I am back with something a little different today

I have used a Diesire embossing folder on this card and a heart die...

The paper in the background  is again from the KaiserCraft  Sage and Grace collection and the sentiment from Bee Crafty

Monday, 12 June 2017

Just for you


I am sharing another card using the KaiserCraft paper collection

Spellbinder Dies

The sentiment is from a Stamping up set.

Flowers Wild Orchid

I am entering this into
Crafting when we can "Shabby Chic"
Penny Black "Anything Goes"
Allsorts "Use at least Two Dies"

Saturday, 10 June 2017

Special Day

Hello to you all

I am sharing a card that I made using the fab KaiserCraft  Sage and Grace Papers 

I have given this a shabby feel.

I have added diecuts from the same  collection

I am entering this into
Crafty Catz "Anything Goes"
Jo's Scrap Shack "Anything Goes"
Simply Papercraft "Anything Goes

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Happy Ever After

Hello to you all, I am sharing a Wedding card today or could be for an Anniversary, My papers are from Pink Petticoat. 

I have used a Spellbinders die

Wild Orchid flowers

And added a bow

I am entering this into
Crafty Creations "Anything Goes"
Crafty Sentiments "Anything Goes"
Lemon Shortbread "Anything Goes"

Monday, 5 June 2017

Lots of Hugs

Hello to you all, I am sharing another Shabby Chic card today.

The papers are from Prima

Flowers are from Wild Orchid crafts

Birdcage from Spellbinders

I am entering this into
Artistic Inspirations "Anything Goes"
Crafting from the Heart "Anything Goes"
Scrap and Craft "Anything Goes"

Friday, 2 June 2017

Birthday Wishes

Hello I am back sharing another card with you.
 I have used a Crafters Companion embossing folder and a Spellbinders edge die
Decorated with some flowers from Wild Orchid crafts.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

With Love


I have another card to share, the papers are from Pink Petticoat printed from the computer, and I have used various dies from Spellbinders and the fence die is from

I am entering this into
Simon Says Stamp "Anything Goes"
Die Cuttin Divas "Anything Goes"
TTCRD "Anything Goes"

Tuesday, 30 May 2017


Hello to you all, today i am sharing  card..... I have used a couple of spellbinder dies to make this.  and some more Prima papers.... the pocket die has been designed by Becca Feeken, I must admit I have only just realised that Spellbinders have lots of different people designing their dies. I have also used the Scallop Square......The postcard stamp is from Inkylicious and flowers from Wild Orchid

I am entering this into
Artistic Inspirations "Anything Goes"
Crafting from the Heart "Anything Goes"

Sunday, 28 May 2017

Perfect Moment

Hello to you all.
Well it is a little cooler today...much more comfortable to bear....

I am back with a card using one of my favorite sentiments from Visible Image , the papers are from Prima and I have added some