card making, Mixed Media

Spring Flower Cards

Hi Everyone,

It was my turn over on the Colourcraft Design Team Blog last weekend and in all the excitement I forgot to share the project here on my blog..

You can see the full blog post here ย  and a sneeky peek at what I made down below,

Thanks for popping round,

Sarah x

spring flowers



Arts & Crafts, card making

you make my heart smile

Hi everyone,

hope you are all well… It’s been a couple of weeks since my last blog post .. Life has been busy, but I am here now to share a nice wee card…this is card is a mix of vintage shabby chic meets modern.. It turned out ok, considering I used stuff off my desk.. That was destined to go on cards and then I didn’t feel it so never made themimage

Supplies list

daler and rowney watercolour card for the base

melissa Frances 6×6 patterned paper

stampin up pink glittered cardstock

cut apart sheet from a 6×6 stack

cosmic shimmer specialist acrylic glue

scotch double sided foam tape

i also came across my curvy keepsake thin lets die from stampin up tonight so I made a wee box using an old my minds eye 6×6 stack


Hope you likes tonight’s crafty dabblings and hope to be back tomorrow with more bits n bobs ๐Ÿ˜Š

as always thanks for popping round


Arts & Crafts, card making, Die Cutting, stamping

Have a fabulous day!

Happy Saturday !

It’s been a busy day, repair men, delivery men, and working!

It was busy last week too… my new Derwent inktense pencils arrived, I plan to have a play around with these tonight ..

My new camera arrived ๐Ÿ˜€ i’m officially smitten with it..and really fancy taking a course or joining a photography club now.

My new stamps and dies arrived from Clearly Besotted, i ย played with these today, ย and also I received shipping notification from Simon Says Stamp, that my Hero Arts Mid Tone Shaddow Inks are bound for Scotland yay!

Did I mention that I am taking part in the next Online Card Class that Starts in early July… really looking forward to that, I participated in the His n Hers class last month and enjoyed it immensely!

Phew! ๐Ÿ™‚

Here is the card I made today… Have a fabulous day!



supplies used

  • Heavyweight white cardstock for the base, panel and diecuts
  • Clearly Besotted Stamp and Die Set Just Fabulous
  • Stampin Up Ink – Lucky Limeade, Summer Starfruit, Crumb Cake
  • Colour Box Chalk Ink in Chestnut Roan for the sentiment.

Thanks so much for popping round

Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Die Cutting, Embelishments, Handmade, Inking, Matt & Layer, Mixed Media, Mulberry Flowers, Paper Crafting, Sewing, stamping

Pocket Thankyou’s

Hi everyone… we’re halfway through the week and I am so looking forward to the weekend!

Tonight up in my shed I made 3 thank you cards using the Sizzix Pocket Die… love how they turned out and will be making some more of these soon, as I have a few thankyou cards I need to mail out ๐Ÿ™‚

Oh and I tried as much as possible to make these cards and pocket envelopes using scraps (part of the UIU Pledge)

Card #1

Supplies List (approx)

  • Dark Pink Bazzill Cardstock
  • Kaisercraft Gypsy Sisters Patterned Paper
  • Pink Lace
  • Cream Lace
  • WOC Cherry Blossom Blooms
  • Muslin
  • Stampin Up Frame Stamp Set and Punch
  • Lifes Tapesty Patterned Paper
  • Vintage Button
  • Crafty Secrets Stamp Set
  • Sewing Machine, Hot Glue and Scortape


Then on to Card #2

Supplies List :-

  • Basic Grey Hello Luscious Patterned Paper
  • Pink Cardstock
  • K & Company Que Sera Sera Cardstock Embelishments
  • Martha Stewart Doily Lace Punch
  • a Scrap of Glitz Design Love Nest Patterned Paper
  • Prima Lace
  • Buttons
  • WOC Lily Mulberry Flower
  • Sepia Archival Ink
  • Stampin Up Frames Stamp Set and co-ordinating Punch
  • Sewing Machine, Hot Glue & Scortape


and finally Card #3

Supplies List:-

  • My Minds Eye Lost and Found Patterned Paper
  • Peach Bazzill Cardstock
  • May Arts Velvet Lace Ribbon
  • WOC 2″ Daisy Flower & Lily Flower
  • Lemon Zest Glimmer Mist
  • Pink Paislee Ephemera Diecut
  • Cream Lace
  • Sewing Machine, Hot Glue and Scortape

So there we have it… all 3 cards done and dusted and perfect to send as a wee thankyou card…

Thanks so much for popping in

Sarah ๐Ÿ™‚



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A Thinking of You Postcard for a friend

I made this postcard today to send to one of my crafty friends ๐Ÿ™‚

I think i’ve got a little bit of a postcard addiction at the moment.. I made one last night and couldn’t wait to make another one today!

Supplies List :~

  • Sizzix Scalloped Edge & Bird & Flourish Die Cuts
  • Docrafts Artiste White & Dusky Rose Acrylic Paint
  • Martha Stewart Sugar Cube Iridescent Glitter
  • Tim Holtz Antique Linen and Vintage Photo Distress Ink
  • Kaiser Craft Pink Gelato Patterned Paper (Striped)
  • Fancy Pants Lavender Leaves Patterned Paper
  • Jewel Brad
  • Chipboard Heart
  • Daler & Rowney Iridescent Medium
  • Paper Doiley & Clear Rhinestone from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Dimensional Adhesive
  • Glossy Accents