Magnolia birthday card

Hello and thanks for joining me. Today’s card uses this design provided by Ian Potter for this week’s sketch challenge in the Stampin For All Facebook group… I chose to make a floral birthday card with the Magnolia Lane suite… I covered my whole card front with some of the Magnolia Lane designer series paper […]

Magnolia Blooms birthday card

Hello. Today’s card is made using the lovely little Magnolia Blooms stamp set that is featured in the Experience Creativity brochure. This set is only £13 and is aimed at beginner stampers. I’ve previously made note cards with this set and the Magnolia Lane Cards & More set – click here if you missed it […]

Crafty Stamping Club sketch challenge – week 7

Hello and thanks for joining me. The lovely Patricia Smith of Smiths Crafty Creations has a weekly sketch challenge that runs until Friday 19 July 2019 with this design… I noticed that I’ve done a few masculine cards for colour and sketch challenges recently so decided to move myself way out of that comfort zone. […]

Tall & Skinny sketch challenge

Hello. My name is Heather and I’m addicted to sketch challenges! Monday’s sketch challenge over at the Stampin’ for all Facebook group was set by the lovely Victoria Littlewood… And here’s what I created following this design… I used the Come Sail Away designer series paper to make this nice and nautical card. My card […]

Happy Birthday in shades of blue

Hello and thanks for joining me. I realised the other day that I was a bit short of birthday cards and especially ones that could be sent to males so I dug out my Happy Birthday Thinlits die and card in 4 different shades of blue to create this card… The card base is my […]

2018-2020 In Colors Birthday card

Hello! Thanks for joining me today. I love the vibrant 2018-2020 In Colors and decided that I wanted to make a super bright Birthday Card using them. Although I opted to exclude Lovely Lipstick so the card may be a bit more suitable for a boy. I also decided to use 2 stamp sets that […]

Birthday Box for a Yankee jar candle

Hello and happy Friday! Today I’d like to show you a rather large box that I made for a birthday gift of a Yankee candle… As this is quite a large candle it called for a large box that measures 3 & 1/4 inches square on the base and 4 inches tall. The dimensions meant […]

Happy Birthday Silver Fox

Hello, I’ve had this card idea in my head for a while. I can only imagine that I was thinking of George Clooney at the time… My card base is Whisper White card measuring 29 x 10.5 cm, scored & folded at 14.5 cm. I added a panel of Night of Navy card measuring 10 […]

InspireINK Blog Hop September Sketch Challenge

Hello!  Thanks for joining me for September’s InspireINK blog hop.  I hope that once you’ve read my blog you’ll hop along to the next one by clicking on the link below.  I’m looking forward to seeing what everyone has come up with, and I hope you are too. This month’s challenge was set by Hannah […]

Birthday Treat Bags

Hello! Yesterday was my 50th birthday and I gathered with my nearest and dearest for dinner in a fabulous East Lothian hotel to celebrate.  As a little thank you for joining me in my celebrations I made treat bags for everyone… I chose to use Broadway Bound speciality designer series paper as tomorrow I head […]