#StampinUp, Embossing, Handmade Cards

Heat embossed cards… Stampin' Up! "Crazy About You" & "Crazy Wishes" Stamp Sets

Hello my lovlies, Well, I really love my latest Project Makes which are a birthday card and a friendship card using heat embossing on velum.  This was my first attempt following a lovely youtube video from Natasha Foote of New Zealand and I have included the link to her video at the end of this… Continue reading Heat embossed cards… Stampin' Up! "Crazy About You" & "Crazy Wishes" Stamp Sets

Christmas, Handmade Cards

Feeling Festive? Project Make

Welcome to my first Festive Project Make! Yeaaahh! I know it is a tad early for the "C" word but seeing as most of the Crafty Magazines have issued their festive editions - why not? This is my first attempt at making a home made Christmas Card and I wanted to keep it as simple… Continue reading Feeling Festive? Project Make

Handmade Cards, Very Vintage

Very Vintage…Project Makes

I made these lovely vintage cards a while back using cardstock from a very vintage buy from Create and Craft TV.  I prefer to make my own embellishments rather than use the standard printed elements that came with this set. Card 1: I added some ink to a white doily to give it that rustic,… Continue reading Very Vintage…Project Makes

Creative Stamping Magazine inspired Project Makes, Handmade Cards

Autumnal Project Makes – Greeting Cards, inspired by Christina Griffiths, Creative Stamping Magazine Issue 60

Project Make: Autumnal themed greeting cards Thank you for visiting my blog - this weekend I made some Autumnal themed greeting cards.  Today's project makes will centre around the bottom card.  Creative Stamping designer Christina Griffiths recent vlogs inspired me to make these.   What you will need for this card: 6" x 6" Brown… Continue reading Autumnal Project Makes – Greeting Cards, inspired by Christina Griffiths, Creative Stamping Magazine Issue 60

#RAKS Random Acts of Kindness & Friendship

When crafting makes you smile :)

  Hello! and welcome to my first blog post (teeth clenching times!) I've been stuck on what topic to base my first blog post on when... I came across this lovely post on Facebook that I was tagged in. It's from  lady that is on the same card swap group that I am part of.… Continue reading When crafting makes you smile 🙂