Arts & Crafts, card making, Craft Shopping, crafting, Distressing, Handmade, Inking, Matt & Layer, Mulberry Flowers, Paper Crafting, Shabby Chic, stamping, Vintage

Have a Beautiful Day

I placed an order for some Melissa Frances, Pink Paislee, Prima and May Arts goodies yesterday and they arrived today 🙂 so I headed up to the workshop to make a  card..

I love the colours on this card, and the shabby vintage~ness of it 🙂

Supplies List :-

  • Whisper White Cardstock Base from Stampin Up!
  • Pink Paislee Butterfly Garden 6 x 6 Pack
  • Pink Paislee Butterfly Garden Ephemera No. 88 Pack
  • Prima Athena Flowers
  • Versamagic Chalk Ink in Pink Petunia and Hint of Pesto
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesive
  • Papermania Bird Song Stamp Set
  • Colorbox Chalk Ink in Chestnut Roan
  • Crystal Stickles
  • Corner Chomper
  • May Arts Velvet Lace Ribbon

Altered Items, Arts & Crafts, crafting, Embelishments, Fabric Flowers, Handmade, Inking, Matt & Layer, Mulberry Flowers, Notepads, Paper Crafting, Shabby Chic

Balm of Friendship

This is another little altered noteapd that I made last night up in the workshop… it combines gorgeous Prima Paper and the fab rescue remedy stamps from Waltzing Mouse Stamps

Supplies List :-

  • 1 x Small Supermarket Notepad
  • Prima Patterned Paper
  • Waltzing Mouse Stamp Set ~ Rescue Remedy
  • Tuxedo Black Memento Ink
  • 2 x Different Laces
  • Kaisercraft Small pink flowers
  • 1 x lace daisy
  • Lindys Stamp Gang Magical Mica’s
  • Websters Papers Blooms

Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Distressing, Handmade, Inking, Matt & Layer, Mini Cards, Mulberry Flowers, Paper Crafting, Shabby Chic, Vintage

Keep your wee chin up…

Tonight’s card is for a friend at work… it’s not a happy place in there at the moment.

I have been busy all week working on my recipe card’s for the swap over at Your paper pantry, I can relax now they have been posted out!

There are a few ingredients went into making this card, all listed below 🙂

  • White Textured Cardstock from The Paper Mill Shop
  • Prima Madeline Patterned Paper 6 x 6 stack
  • Nestabilities Labels 8
  • Papermania 1cm mini Flower Punch
  • Donna Salazar Crafty Chronicles
  • Claudine Hellmuth Multi Matte Medium
  • Seam Binding
  • Lindys Stamp Gang Tiffanys Blue Starburst Stain (used on the seam binding)
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Blue Flower
  • Prima E.Line Blue Crystal for flower centre
  • Hero Arts Small Pearls for the tiny flower centres
  • Tonic Studios Butterfly Punch
  • Tiffany Blue S.E.I. Chalk Ink
  • Scotch ATG Gun
  • Glue Dot
  • Red Small Crystals for the butterfly body from WHSmith
Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Inking, Mulberry Flowers, Notepads, Paper Crafting, Projects, Tutorial

Rather Large Moo in Leopard Print Undies

I cant tell you how much I LOVE these Moo Stickers… and I found them in one of my drawers today by accident, but what a fab find;-)

The Sticker Pack is titled “In The Mood” and I think they are by a company called Design House… I’ll need to make more things with them over the coming weeks.

This is one of the small notepads again, and I have a video tutorial over on Youtube for this very notepad, once its finished uploading i’ll post the link here >>>>> {         Notepad Tutorial                }

I love the pose she’s doing in the sticker and the fact that her knickers dont fit lol

Supplies List :-

  • In the Mood Stickers
  • Cheap Supermarket Notepad
  • Basic Grey Lemonade Collection 6 x 6 Paper pad
  • Cream Textured Cardstock
  • Colorbox Chalk Ink Ice Jade
  • Prima Whispers Flower
  • Prima Wildflowers Pillar Pack Mixed Item #529550
  • Mayarts Organza Ruffle Ribbon in Light Blue
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Foundation Rose 10mm
  • Extra Tacky Tape
  • Dimensional Adhesive
  • Double Sided Tape
  • Corner Chomper
  • Bazzill Textured Cardstock in an Olivey-Lime Green

I just love incorporating layered flowers in the things I make 🙂

Arts & Crafts, Collage, Colouring, crafting, Distressing, Gift Cards, Inking, Mini Album, Mixed Media, Mulberry Flowers, Painting, Paper Crafting, Projects, Uncategorized

The Dog Tag and a Love Plaque…

I sneaked a couple of hours up in the workshop this evening, tidied up some of the mess and made a few bits n bobs 🙂

First up is a wee dog tag…

Supplies List :~

  • Sizzix Scallop Tag Die
  • DCWV Linen Closet Patterned Paper from the 8 x 8 stack
  • Prima Jack & Jill Patterned Paper from the 6 x 6 stack
  • 2 x chocolate brown Prima E.Line Pearls
  • Colorbox Chestnut Roan Chalk Ink
  • Woodware Heart Punch
  • Tombow Mono Multi Adhesive
  • Scotch 714 adhesive
  • Pink & Brown Fibres
  • Eyelet
  • Cropodile
  • Copic Spica Clear Glitter Pen
  • Uniball Broad White Opaque Gel Pen

I then made another thingy silimar to the one I made last night… light green and pink this time

Supplies List :~

  • Top 1/3rd of a $1 chipboard album page
  • Reeves Acrylic Paint : Titanium White, Light Green & Crimson
  • American Crafts Thickers “Love”
  • Prima E.Line Pink Pearl
  • Papermania Light Pink Chalk Ink
  • Eyelet & Cropodile
  • Paintbrushes
  • Prima Flights of Fancy  Patterned Paper
  • Prima Pink Flower
  • Wild Orchid Crafts 10mm Foundation Rose in Light Greeny Blue
  • Scotch ATG 714 Gun

Arts & Crafts, Collage, crafting, Distressing, Embossing, Inking, Mini Album, Mini Cards, Mulberry Flowers, Painting, Paper Crafting, Projects, stamping, Tag Making

“Twas the Night Before Christmas” Tree Decoration

Hurrah… back in the workshop tonight, i’ve been m.i.a. for a bit my hubby picked up some awful virus that floored him and I’ve been doing my nursey bit 😉

My workshop is in dire need of a good tidy up… but after standing ironing for 6 hours today, I just couldnt face it!

Tonight’s creation was made entirely out of bits n bobs that were lying around my desk 🙂

Its a hanging decoration, this will be going on my Christmas tree next month

It all started with a wee bit of bare chipboard…. one third of a page of a $1 chipboard mini album

I coated the chipboard piece with Light green Acrylic Paint, dried it with the heat tool, then I mixed the two paints below to create a top coat 🙂

The I used the following supplies to finish it off :-

  • Tag chipboard Mini Album – 1 page cut down to 1/3rd
  • Reeves Titanium White Acrylic Paint
  • Reeves Light Green Acrylic Paint
  • Ranger Diamond Stickles
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink in Shabby Shutters
  • Tim Holtz Blending Tool
  • Prima Flower from the Wildflower Pillar Pack Mixed
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Green Foundation Roses 10mm
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Tim Holtz Swivel Clasp
  • Cropodile & Eyelet
  • Corner Chomper
  • Papermania Holographic Embossing Powder
  • Paintbrushes & Jam Jar of Water
  • Tim Holtz Distress Embossing Ink
  • Heat Gun
  • My Minds Eye 12 x 12 Christmas Die Cut Sheet.

Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Inking, Mini Cards, Paper Crafting, stamping

Thank You Card & Matching Envelope

I made a matching thank you card and envelope this afternoon, loads of fun and I plan to make a lot more, was thinking I might stick them on my Folksy Store or even open up an Etsy Store, undecided as yet, but watch this space 😉

Supplies List :

  • 1 x Sheet of 12 x 12 Double Sided Paper “French Couture”
  • American Crafts “Thank You” Stamp Set
  • Prima Flower
  • May Arts Organza Ruffle Ribbon
  • SEI Chalk Ink in Tiffany
  • Corner Chomper
  • Cropodile
  • 2 x Eyelets
  • Fibre for the closure
  • Hero Arts Background Stamp
  • Extra Tacky Tape
  • Scotch ATG Gun
  • Homemade Blue Diamond Dust made with Adirondak Aqua Alcohol Ink
  • Glossy Accents