Dinosaur pencil wraps

Hello. If you read my blog frequently then you’ll know that when I’m out shopping I’m always on the look out for fun things to craft with. Last week I found a pack of 3 pencils with dinosaur eraser tops and just had to buy them to use with the cute Dinoroar Suite from Stampin’ […]

The Project Share Project

Hello. Today is Thursday so it’s time for me to share some more fabulous projects from my crafty friends Jill, Gez and Verity. Verity from http://www.inkybutterfly.wordpress.com used a new stamp set to create this stunning card… Please click here to visit Verity’s blog where she explains how she got these fabulous colours and some shimmer […]

Thank you note cards and box

Hello. Today I want to show you a set of note cards and a box for them that were created for a recent workshop. The idea came from a team event last month where we made 5 note cards and a side opening box for them. The cards I designed for the workshop are landscape […]

Pear Pizzazz little gift box for a friend

Hello and thanks for joining me. Today I have a little gift box for a friend to share with you… To make this box I started with some Pear Pizzaz card measuring 6 inches by 5 & 1/2 inches. Score on the short side at 1 & 1/4, 3 & 1/2, 4 & 3/4 and […]

CASE the designer – large Easter baskets

Hello and thanks for joining me. My friend Valerie introduced me to these cute Easter baskets that were created by Dawn Griffith You can view Dawn’s YouTube tutorial on how to make these super simple baskets here These versions were made with the cute Animal Expedition designer series paper and matching 12 x 12 inch […]

My new sketch book

Hello! Today I want to show you a sketch book I made for myself. I like to draw card and box ideas every now and again but if I do it on a scrap of paper I lose it! All of my notebooks are lined so aren’t that great for drawing in so I found […]

Highland Heather Congratulations card

Hello! I thought you might like to see this congratulations card I made for my friends’ wedding anniversary… I haven’t used the Detailed Floral Thinlits dies for ages so I decided to give them some overdue attention. My friends’ wedding colours included purple so Highland Heather was my first choice. I used Whisper White for […]

Lip Balm box revisited

Hello and thank you for joining me today. I recently picked up some Vaseline lip balms and thought I’d make some boxes for them. I went over to Pinterest for some inspiration and found a box I’d made last year and decided to remake it… As these Lulu Guinness versions are lovely colours I tried […]

The Project Share Project

Hello! Happy Valentine’s Day to you all! As your Valentine’s gift I’m sharing some amazing projects from some of my independent Stampin’ Up! demonstrator friends. First up is Jill from Paper Daisy Crafting with these beautiful #simplestamping cards designed for beginners but great for everyone… Click here to visit Jill’s blog and watch her tutorial […]