Arts & Crafts, card making

So Thankful

Hi everyone..

I have a wee card to share tonight…

Last week I made some backgrounds using my brusho crystals so that I could make some cards with them they all turned out so pretty, so I used one for tonight’s card.

so thankful

  • Card Base white heavyweight cardstock measuring 8″ x 4″ scored at 4″
  • Black Cardstock
  • Tim Holtz Watercolour card
  • Colourcraft Brusho crystals
  • Felt Flower
  • Tim Holtz Chit Chat self adhesive words
  • Scortape

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I love how vibrant and colourful the Brusho crystals are

so thankful 2

Hope you liked this wee card, as always, thanks for popping round


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Thank you Card

Good Morning everyone…

Another day another card πŸ™‚

Today I have a thank you card to share with you all.. it has an old paper vibe to it, and if I could have found my Tim Holtz fountain pen nibs I would have added one of those to the front of the card too!

There is a video to accompany this blog post today, I will add it at the bottom πŸ™‚

thank you

Supplies used :-

  • Kraft Cardstock for the card base, the size is A5 which is a full sheet of A4 paper folded in half
  • Mambi Designs 12 x 12 patterned paper stack
  • Mama Elephant stitched border die set
  • Creative expressions Mirror Gold Embossing powder
  • Stampin Up Thank you stamp set ( this is a fabulous one to have used it a lot lately)
  • Versamark Ink
  • Double sided tape
  • Sequins

As always, thank you for popping round and see you all again tomorrow


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Clementine Thank You Card

Evening all…. it’s been a long busy day today!

So before I head off to bed I thought I would share a wee card that I made the other day… I used a lovely paper line from Cosmo Cricket called Clementine.. and a dinky wee stamp set from American Crafts.. and what’s even better is I got them at 50% off from Sarahs Cards

Supplies List :-

  • Certainly Celery Cardstock from Stampin Up for the card base
  • Cosmo Cricket Clementine 12 x 12 Collection Pack
  • American Crafts Thank You Trio Stamp Set
  • Sewing Machine
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesive
  • Sewing Machine & Thread
  • Ranger Jet Black Archival Ink

thanks for popping in πŸ™‚


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Thank You Card

I went shopping today and picked up a couple of K & Co. 12 x 12 Paper Stacks, really love the papers, and i’m now really getting into all their paper collections, they are gorgeous… and expensive!! lol

Here’s a little thank you card I made using Β one sheet and making use of both sides πŸ™‚

Supplies List : –

  • Daler Rowney Watercolour paper
  • K & Company 12 x 12 Paper Stack ~ Classic K Bailey
  • American Crafts Thank You Stamp
  • Nestabilities Lables 8
  • Woodware Heart Punch
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesive
  • Uniball Signo Broad in Opaque White
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Double Sided Tape

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I’m on a little card kick at the moment… tonight’s card is another 3 x 3 mini. Β  I also incorporated some of the lace I bought off ebay that arrived yesterday.

Supplies List :-

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Gift Bag & Matching Card

Tonight I made a gift bag with a matching card… a bit like getting a new handbag and matching shoes πŸ™‚

There are times when I come up to my workshop after work, not having a clue what i’m going to be making, but tonight for some strange reason, I had it in my head that I would be making this πŸ™‚

Supplies List for the Gift Bag :-

  • 2 x Sheets of 12″ x 11″ Bazzill Dotted Swiss Cardstock in Mud Puddle
  • Cricut George & Basic Shapes Cartridge Flower 2 in Shadow/Blackout
  • Stampin Up Scallop Edge Punch 1 3/4″
  • Flower is Bazzill Dotted Swiss Cardstock in Rope Swing
  • Stampin Up En Francais Woodblock Stamp
  • Tim Holtz Vintage Photo Distress Ink
  • Color Box Chestnut Roan Chalk Ink
  • Bazzill Hollywood Bling Cardstock
  • Crate Paper Sweet Branch Candy Brads
  • 2 x 16″ Chocolate Brown Taffeta Ribbon for the handles on the bag
  • 4 x Vintage Brass Eyelets
  • Extra Sticky Red Tacky Tape for strength

The Matching card I made is a tall skinny card (just fancied making one at an odd size)

Supplies List for the card :-

  • Bazzill Dotted Swiss Cardstock in Mud Puddle (flower)
  • Bazzill Dotted Swiss Cardstock in Rope Swing (Card Base – folded size is 6″ x 3″)
  • 1 x Chocolate Brown Flower Pick
  • Tim Holtz Vintage Photo Distress Ink
  • Stampin Up En Francais Woodblock Stamp
  • Basic Grey Thank You Clear Stamp
  • Color Box Chalk Ink in Chestnut Roan
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesive
  • Tombow Mono Multi Glue
  • 2 x Leaves
  • 1 x Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher Staple
  • Corner Chomper Corner Rounder 1/2″