Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Gift Cards, Mini Cards, Paper Crafting, Scrap Challenge, Tag Making

Tag Night :-)

Tonight in the workshop I’ve been raiding the Scraps bag again, this time its Kraft cardstock and offcuts of patterned paper 🙂

With the help of that fab little Sizzix die that Deb (Mynuala) picked up for me I have been making my own Manilla Tags …

Supplies List :~

  • Sizzix Die Tags Scalloped Combo #2
  • Big Shot
  • Bazzill Kraft Cardstock scraps
  • Prima Marketing Inc Annalee Collection “Ashton” #841799
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • We R Memory Keepers Cropodile (to punch the holes in the prima paper)
  • Woodware Heart & Circle Punches

Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Paper Crafting

Happy Fathers Day Card

It’s fathers day today, so I made this card this morning for my hubby to give to his dad.

Relatively easy card to make, just a few alpha rub ons and a couple of buttons, I love the colours of this card.

Supplies Used :-

  • Stampin Up Blue Cardstock cut to 10″ x 5″ that when folded makes a 5″ x 5″ Card
  • Bazzill Kraft Cardstock
  • Making Memories Alpha Rub-ons
  • 2 x Buttons
  • Glue Dots
  • Pearsalls Marabou Floss Silk in Blue & Gold
  • Stampin Up Dimensionals
  • Double Sided Tape
  • We R Memory Keepers Corner Chomper

Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Distressing, Inking, Paper Crafting, stamping

Life with you is Sweet…

Here we are…. tonight’s card, dont ask me where I got this idea from, I don’t have a clue 😀

I would say it is a card to give your loved one, that is providing life is sweet with them lol….. the journalling spot on the front of the card is there so you can write sweet nothings to your beau 🙂

Enjoy ..

Supplies List :-

  • Bazzill 12 x 12 Kraft Cardstock cut to make a card size 5.75″ x 4″
  • My Minds Eye Bella Bella Paper Kit – I used 2 items from the co-ordinating accessory Sheet
  • Stampin Up En Francais Woodblock Stamp
  • Versafine Onyx Black Ink
  • Black Satin Ribbon
  • Taupe Lace
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesives
  • Corner Chomper
  • Brilliance Coffee Bean Pigment Ink

Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Paper Crafting, stamping

The Earth Love Set of 7 Mini Cards

I bought 3 Cosmo Cricket Earth Love 12 x 12 sheets of paper the other day and it arrived on Monday… I have been itching to make cards since then… and tonight was the first chance I have had to get up to the workshop to have a play…

I made seven…. yes seven cards tonight… I had a blast .. and I Alsolutely L O V E this Earth Love range 🙂 I need to buy more…. Sooon!!! lol

Anyway’s enough of my waffling and onto the cards…. here they are 🙂







Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Paper Crafting

Miss You ~ mini card

I made this card tonight, it has a bit of a story about it..

The button I used was from my mum’s button box, the button had been cut off one of the many jumpers she used to knit for me, my brothers and sisters… vintage and of sentimental value..

I had also been thinking a lot about my mum lately …

Yellow roses were my mum’s favourite flower…

and finally the stamp “miss you” because I miss her dearly…


Supplies List : –

  • Bazzill Kraft Cardstock
  • Brown vintage button off one of our jumpers
  • Bazzill In Stitchz Floss – French Vanilla
  • Papermania Yellow scalloped cardstock
  • Basic Grey Lemonade Collection blue flowery paper
  • Bazzill dotted swiss green cardstock for flower stem and leaves
  • My Minds Eye pink pearl from Bloom & Grow Collection for flower centre
  • Hero Arts Black Gemstones on scalloped edge paper
  • Papermania Miss You Stamp
  • Stix2 3D & mini Craft Dots, Double Sided Tape, Zig Glue Pen
  • Memories Chalk Ink in Coffee
  • Versa Magic Chalk ink in Pixie Pink for the edges of the flowers