Apologies for not being around for over a week, I’ve been sick with the flu and sinusitis, and have only just started to feel human again this afternoon!
I have some exciting news to share with you all, and if you follow me on facebook you will already know 🙂 but I shall do a blog post tomorrow and fill you in
supplies List :-
- Black Cardstock
- White Cardstock
- Emerald Green brusho
- Small Heart Punch
- Gold Cardstock
- Happy Word Die
- Maya Road Fibres
- Double Sided tape
- I didnt have any clover dies so made one up by joining 3 x hearts together
There is a craft show on tomorrow that I am hoping to go to in the morning, so I will share any great finds with you when I get back,
Until then, see you tomorrow
Happy Saturday to you all 😀
I have a wee pink egg house to share with you today, this is the first of 2 that I have to share, I still have the other one to decorate…
- Pink Egg House £1.00 from Hobbycraft
- Paperartsy Snowflake and Blush Chalk Paint
- Double Sided Tape 1/8th Inch
- Tim Holtz Vintage Platinum Glitter
- Styrofoam Eggs
- Dina Wakeley Matte Medium
I painted the whole house white first so that it did not alter the colour of the blush paint… left the inside white
Hope you liked today’s project.. I also finished my G45 Safari Adventure mini album today too.. I will take photo’s of that tonight and do the blog post tomorrow
As always, thanks for popping round
I have been playing with Distress Oxide inks on kraft cardstock tonight 😀
I made a wee tag
I put so many layers of ink down my tag warped quite a bit, so I double layered it ontop of another one to give it a bit of stability..
I used Spiced Marmalade, Broken China, Iced Spruce, and Peeled Paint Distress Oxide Inks
I also used a lovely Petaloo Darjeeling Teal Dahlia flower, a Tim Holtz Small Talk Sticker, and my Uniball Signo White Pen..
I used a Prima Finnabair spotty stamp over top of the oxide inks and finished it off with some Maya Road Fibres …
As always, thank you for popping round
I mentioned the other day that I would share the coffee sleeve tag book that I made using the Graphic 45 Safari Adventure papers..
I used plain kraft coloured coffee sleeves and stenciled over each one with a Dylusions stencil with a triangle pattern and Ground Espresso ink.. I think it made it rather giraffe like 🙂
I also used one of the pages from the 12 x 12 stack with loads of cut aparts to decorate and embelish the book
I stuffed the book with tags and belly bands so that you can add even more tags
and I finished off the book by binding it all with a book ring and a large eyelet from We r Memory Keepers using the Cropodile.
As always, thank you for popping round
See you again soon
I have moved back into my shed today YAY!..
I had problems with moisture in one of the sockets, so I had to wait for a couple of dry days to dry my shed out and today the sockets finally worked without tripping the house lol..
So the heaters have been on all day full blast… so while I was up there I had a good old tidy up and sort out, and it feels good to have a clean work space again..
Today’s wee project is tiny milk cartons that hold tiny chocolate easter eggs.. these are cute, and they are also for an upcoming workshop at Stampers Grove, on April 1st, I’ll leave the details at the bottom of this post if you fancy joining us..
I also made some from my jelly print papers too
There will be a couple more projects to make at the workshop, and I am working on these at the moment 😉
If you are in Edinburgh Saturday 1st April, and fancy some easter treat holders, you can call James or Emma to book a space on 0131 221 9440 or pop into 92 Grove St, Edinburgh EH3 8AF.
As always, thanks for popping in
I have a coffee sleeve tag book to share with you today… we will be making coffee sleeve books at tomorrow’s workshop at stampers grove… if you fancy joining us, I will leave the details at the bottom of this post 🙂
It is such a great way to recycle your coffee sleeves
and turn it into something pretty
I love making these wee books… i also have a wee sneek peek at another one that I will post about tomorrow.. it’s a G45 Safari Adventure coffee tag book
So if you are in Edinburgh tomorrow (Saturday 4th March) and fancy making one, you can call James or Emma to book a space on 0131 221 9440 or pop into 92 Grove St, Edinburgh EH3 8AF
As always, thank you for popping in
I have another project to share with you today … a cover for a big post it note, I have Robyn to thank for putting this idea into my head yesterday at the Mini Album Workshop.
The cover I made yesterday for the workshop is the same but on a smaller scale, this is only 3 1/4″ x 3 1/4″
The patterned paper is gorgeous .. I got this yesterday too it is Graphic45’s Safari Adventure.. I also made another mini album last night when I got home using this same paper line, and again it is a smaller scale mini, but I will share that with you next week.
If you would like to make one too, I have a video tutorial below, plus you can get the post it note blocks from Asda for £1.00 🙂
I hope you have had a great weekend and I will be back next week with more projects.
p.s. I will be at stampers grove this coming saturday and we will be making coffee sleeve books if you fancy popping along 😀
Thanks for popping round