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Pampered Pets Cards & Matching Tags

Two posts in one day 😉  I managed to get back up to the workshop again this evening and I made a couple of cards and the tags to match them…

Supplies Used :-

  • White Cardstock for card base
  • Docrafts Pampered Pets Patterned Paper & Diecuts
  • Bazzill Dotted Swiss Pink Cardstock
  • Pixie Dust Chalk Ink
  • Pink Seam Binding
  • Pink Rhinestones from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Corner Chomper
  • Claudine Hellmuth Multo Matte Mediu,
  • Sizzix Tag Die #2 (Luggage Tag)

On to card no. 2 a cute wee westie “just to say” card 🙂

Supplies List :-

  • White Cardstock for card base
  • Docrafts Pampered Pets Patterned Paper & Diecuts
  • Colorbox Chalk Ink in Chestnut Roan
  • Claudine Hellmuth Multi Matte Medium
  • Sizzix Flower Tag Die

Phew! that’s me for the night 😉

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Calendars

I managed to escape from the housework this afternoon and headed up to the workshop to have some fun crafting 🙂

I made 2 calendars, one for my daughters bedroom and the other one for me to take into work to hang up on my wall.

Supplies List :~

  • Matt Board cut to 4.5″ x 4.5″
  • g.c.d. Studio’s Paris Nights Patterned Paper
  • Docrafts Pampered Pets Die Cuts
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Rhinestones and Seam Binding
  • Claudine Hellmuth Multi Matte Medium
  • 2011 Calendar
  • Colorbox Chalk Ink in Chestnut Roan
  • Eyelets and Dimensional Adhesive
  • Fiskars Treading Water Edge Punch

Then onto the one for me 🙂

Supplies List :~

  • Matt Board cut to 4.5″ x 4.5″
  • Prima Botanicals Patterned Paper
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Mulberry Flowers and Seam Binding
  • Claudine Hellmuth Multi Matte Medium
  • 2011 Calendar
  • S.E.I. Chalk Ink in Tiffany Blue
  • Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist in Patina
  • Eyelets and Dimensional Adhesive
  • Hot Glue Gun

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Pampered Pet Cards…

It’has been a real busy day at work today, and on my way home I stopped in at my local Dobbies Garden Centre to pick up some mixed corn for the chickens, and whilst I was in there I popped over to their craft section to see what they had 🙂

They tend to carry crafting items from Docrafts and Papermania and all the goodies I bought tonight can be seen over on my youtube channel 😉

One of the paper ranges I bought was by Docrafts and its called Pampered Pets .. … I love it 🙂

Here’s a couple of cards that I made with it tonight

Special friend card material list :~

  • Bazill Kraft Cardstock cut to make a card 4″ x 4″
  • Bazzill Blue textured cardstock
  • Docrafts Pampered Pets 6″ x 6″ Patterned Paper
  • Blue Organza Ribbon
  • Baby Blue Rhinestones & Flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Kitty & Sentiment are from the Pampered Pets 8″ x 8″ Diecut pack
  • Stampin Up dimensional adhesive
  • Scotch ATG Glue Gun

Here is the Decoupage Pampered Pet Pooch Card, this dog looks like a Saluki :

Looking Fabulous card material list :~

  • Bazill Light Green Textured Cardstock cut to make a card
  • Bazzill Cream/Eggshell textured cardstock
  • Docrafts Pampered Pets 6″ x 6″ Patterned Paper
  • Seam Binding
  • Baby Pink Rhinestones from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Decoupage Dog & Sentiment are from the Pampered Pets 8″ x 8″ Diecut pack
  • Stampin Up dimensional adhesive
  • Scotch ATG Glue Gun

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Altered Notepad with Matching Card

I had a great time up in my workshop tonight, I created this altered notepad and matching card with the company of 3 lovely ladies and one guest on Ustream… Thanks so much for keeping me company tonight, Ellen, Audrey and Elizabeth 🙂

here’s what I made… a cheap supermarket notepad altered into a nice gift that you could give to someone, or even a mother’s day pressie (hope my children read this 😉   )

Supplies list for notepad :=

  • Cheap supermarket notepad
  • Prima Annalee 12 x 12 Patterned Paper
  • Coredinations Green Textured tear it sand it emboss it paper
  • Cuttlebug Swirls Embossing folder
  • White Seam Binding
  • Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist in Juniper
  • Cosmic Shimmer Mist in Golden Mint
  • Nestabilities Labels 1
  • Hellibore & Foundation Rose Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Hot Glue Gun & Dimensional Adhesive
  • Bazzill Cream Cardstock
  • Fiskars Treading Water Border Punch
  • SEI Tiffany Blue Chalk Ink.

and a card to match

Supplies list for the card are similar to the above but with the following extras…

  • Cream Cotton Lace
  • Light Pink Nylon Lace
  • “Loving you More each Day”  & Triple Heart Stamp by Basic Grey
  • Colorbox Chalk Ink in Olive Pastel & Chestnut Roan
  • Hero Arts Self Adhesive Clear Pearls
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Altered Shabby Chic Picture Frame

I altered a wee Michaels Picture frame this afternoon and gave it a bit of a shabby chic feel, then to finish it off I popped in a picture of our wee cat Jerry 🙂

Materials Used :~

  • Gesso
  • White & Pink Acrylic Paint
  • Heat Gun
  • Glue Gun
  • Seam Binding
  • Cherry Blossom and Foundation Roses from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Paintbrush
  • HP Photo Paper

 

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Laughter + 2

Sharing a few cards I made in the middle of last week, i’ve not managed to get up to my workshop at all since wednesday, I have been mega busy with work and home and i’ve just not had the chance to get up there to play 🙂

All 3 cards have a vintagey feel to them 🙂