Envelope Photo Wallet

Hi Everyone!

Yesterday’s workshop at Stampers Grove in Edinburgh was fun and a good time was had by all making their Photo Wallets.

I made one along with all the lovely ladies who came to the workshop.. it was a lovely surprise to see Helen again, my crafty friend from Kelso. ย  ย I met Helen when I used to demo crafty stuff at the garden centre down there and she now comes all the way up to Edinburgh to Stampers Grove workshops ๐Ÿ™‚

Our photo wallets were constructed from envelopes and we used a variety of mediums, including Brusho Crystal Coloursย  to achieve our finished projects

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I love how it turned out… as always, thank you for popping in and I will see you soon with more crafty projects

Sarah x

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Mixed Media Photo Wallet

Hi Everyone!

I have a mixed media photo wallet to share with you today…

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I will be at Stampers Grove in Edinburgh next Saturday holding a workshop on how to make these if you fancy joining us, we would love to see you there, I will insert the link here which will take you to the workshop list and contact information re booking a class.

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I made one of these a couple of months ago as one of my Design Team Project’s for Colourcraft…. ย photo below and link to blogpost here ๐Ÿ™‚

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Thanks for popping in and I shall see you all soon with more crafty goodness

Sarah ๐Ÿ™‚

 

 

Button hole book binding

Hi everyone…

I have a couple of cute little handmade books to share with you…. I attended a workshop at Stampers Grove in Edinburgh this afternoon on button hole book binding with Cass Barron and it was such a fab workshop, if you ever get a chance to take a class with Cass jump at the chance as you will not be disappointed here is a link to her Facebook Pageย ๐Ÿ˜Š

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And here is a view inside at the signatures

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We finished our first books with some spare time left over so we got to start making another book, which I completed once I got home

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I plan to make another couple tomorrow … they are so much fun to make..

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i will leave a link to the stampers grove workshop list here as Cass has a few more workshops planned throughout the summer, they are not to be missed ๐Ÿ™‚

thank you for popping in, as always ๐Ÿ˜Š

Sarah

Tiny Milk Carton Easter Treat Holders

Hi Everyone!

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..

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I also made some from my jelly print papers too

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There will be a couple more projects to make at the workshop, and I am working on these at the moment ๐Ÿ˜‰

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If you are in Edinburgh Saturday 1st April, and fancy some easter treat holders, you can call James or Emma to book a space onย  0131 221 9440 or pop intoย 92 Grove St, Edinburgh EH3 8AF.

As always, thanks for popping in

Sarah x

 

5 x 7 Mini Album

Hi Everyone!..

I have a mini album to share with you today, i made this for an upcoming workshop at Stampers Grove which takes place next Saturday 25th February..

So if you fancy joining us for a few hours, I will leave the booking details at the bottom of this post.

I have literally just finished making this and I have not had a chance to decorate the front cover yet.. it is hot off the press ๐Ÿ˜‰

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I think i am going to start making another one tomorrow.. they are time consuming but very rewarding and ย lot of fun if you like methodical crafting

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It has a magnetic strip closure, and it works really well considering the volume of content in the mini book

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I love this old paper line called Sycamore Street from stampin up…

Would I have done anything different when creating this… yes, I think I will ink the edges next time ๐Ÿ˜‰

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If you would like to come along and make one you canย call James or Emma to book a space on 0131 221 9440 or pop into 92 Grove St, Edinburgh EH3 8AF

As always, thank for popping round.. see you again soon

Sarah

Envelope Books

Hi Everyone!

This weekend I have been making mostly …. Envelope Books ๐Ÿ™‚

They are samples for a workshop at Stampers Grove this Saturday 11th February from 10.30 till 12.30..

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This is a great way to use up your envelops stash and as you can see they look great in all shapes and sizes ๐Ÿ™‚

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Its also a great way for you to use up your jelly plate prints

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and also use up all those patterned papers we hoard ๐Ÿ˜‰

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and practice zentangle (which I suck at lol)

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So if you are in Edinburgh next Saturday and fancy making one, you can call James or Emma to book a space onย  0131 221 9440 or pop intoย 92 Grove St, Edinburgh EH3 8AF

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As always, thank you for popping round

Sarah

 

Do what you love and love what you do.

Hi Everyone,

Tonight I made a start with book number two, I was late getting up to my shed, after 9pm but i managed to get the book finished ๐Ÿ™‚

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I used Diamond Starlight paint on tonight’s book along with tissue tape, fibres, and a wooden heart, if you missed last night’s blog post you can catch up here as these wee books are for a workshop at Stampers Grove in Edinburgh.

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I love how shimmery these starlight paints are!

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I love the mixed fibres and think they look nice against the shimmery background of the book cover..

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As always, thanks for popping round, and I will be back in the next couple of days with book number three

Sarah.

p.s. if you have any special requests for a theme or colour way leave me a message in the comments below and I will see what i can do ๐Ÿ˜‰