Wednesday, 26 April 2017


Hello ! Today,s card is an 8x8 I used my favourite colours of pink shades and green shades Both these colours are so versatile from pastels to deep dark shades!.I used Dovecraft Bohemian paper. I used some TH distress ink to alter some old music paper.I die cut Happy birthday (xcut brand) and individual letters so spell Diva. The orchid is from WOC, the coloured balls I hand made. I put some mirror card behind a clay frame to make a mirror for Diva Tilda ! Tilda was hand coloured using Noir pens and Coloursoft pencils. The heart and mirror were also coloured using TH distress ink in Picked Raspberry.
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Sunday, 23 April 2017

yellow and sage

A card for a special auntie.
I cut two large circles then shaped them to stand, I cut a smaller circle to attach both sides to open as a card. Papers - used Classic vintage from the Works. Large 3 leaf die was M&C (coloured using Tim Holtz Bundled sage distress ink ). Small leaf die was X Cut (coloured using TH Bundled sage distress ink ). I used a sentiment stamp from Belle and Boo. The 3 roses are foam roses from Hobbycraft which I lightly coloured using TH Bundled sage distress ink. I added some skeleton leaves ( lightly coloured using TH Bundled sage distress ), I added some torn material to the card along with a cherub/angel and 3 small birds.

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Friday, 21 April 2017

Spring dance

Hi ! Tilda was coloured using Noir pens and Derwent coloursoft pencils. Patterned paper is Sweet Dixie Romance.I ie cut a heart/leafs.  Flowers are foamiran coloured with pastel chalks.I added some stamens. Tildas feather Boa I made using feather wool and thin wire. Her baton was made using a cocktail stick and silver sparkle beads. I do hope you enjoy her spring dancing !

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Hello everyone.Blue is the theme here ! This is my first Edwin stamp !I made this card after receiving this Edwin image as a prize from Magnolia
I won this via the All about magnolia challenge blog (thank you DeeDee)

Ribbon , papers. chipboard beads and flowers from my own stash. Edwin was coloured using Noir pens and coloursoft blending pencils.

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Wednesday, 19 April 2017


Hello , a simple card made for someone who "does not do fussy" .Papers used were Trimcraft Retro Blooms. I added clay heart a sweet flower from WOC and beads from my own stash.

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Creative moments
Dragons lair

Sunday, 16 April 2017


Patterned paper used was Docrafts midnight blush .I die cut some flowers and added paper lace and feathers. Stamped image was coloured using Noir pens and colour soft pencils

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Hello !
Cute Tilda was coloured using Noir Illistrator pens and Colour soft pencils. Back paper (pink with white) was from Decotime cardboard patterns. Next pink layer was pearlescent paper from my stash. The purple/pink is Retro blooms from Trimcraft. I added seven die cut flowers and some die cut bow ect. Pearls were from my own stash. Ribbon ball trim from own stash.

Friday, 14 April 2017

wedding day

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Tilda was stamped then coloured with CC Spectrum Noir pens and Derwent coloursoft pencils. I used Springtime papers (Crafts you Create) which are so sweet. I added lace and a small organza ribbon. The "Bouquet" was made using a piece of straw which I papered and glittered then place the flowers ect inside. I added an organza bow to Tildas head and placed her "blue garter" inside her handbag !

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small canvas

Hello ! This small canvas was stencilled with a dragonfly and flower stencil. I then painted it pink. I layered with an embroidered applique , added foamiran flowers in different shapes/sizes , I added beads to some flowers and stamens to others.I then added some metal embellishments and mulberry leaves (die cut) and a chipboard/wood bird.

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Monday, 10 April 2017


Hello ! For this card I stamped and hand coloured Humphrey Corner from Crafters Companion. I used coloursoft pencils and Memento ink. Backing paper is Sweet Dixie Romance. I die cut some leaves and apple blossom lace. I used some blossom flowers and heart AB beads from my stash. I added some tiny  Foamiran flowers.Butterfly was made from clay and coloured with copic marker.

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Hi everyone. For this card I used metallic white linen look paper for the background. I added some white lace , a white clay heart , white clay swans along the bottom and a small bird also clay. I then added yellow foamiran flowers and some mulberry die cut leaves. I added small amounts of sparkle medium diamond here and there. I finished by adding some flatback beads a chipboard/wooden bird and some bead chain.

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Wednesday, 5 April 2017

English rose

I do like using  square card shape as it is so versatile ! Easy to turn into an easel card, easy to make a gift box for ! I find it easier to measure paper with less waste on a square card. I find stamped images easier to place on a square shape to.

Hi everyone !
Papers used Crafters companions English Garden.
I used flower die cut to make the pink daisy on plain pink cardstock. I die cut leaves from mulberry paper. Gems and flower centres from my own stash.

Monday, 3 April 2017

Easter Tilda

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I coloured sweet Tilda with Spectrum Noir pens and Derwent colorsoft pencils. I added a small Easter bonnet !
I used dovecraft Bohemian patterned paper and yellow linen effect backing paper. I highlighted some of the paper with TH distress ink  in picked raspberry. I die cut a filigree flower and topped with paper flower (Bohemian). I added a resin yellow rose and a clay chick which I colored with a yellow sharpie pen.

Friday, 31 March 2017

Pretty in pink

Hi Everyone. Pretty in pink Tilda card, paper used" Decotime Cardboard patterns". I added chipboard corner and chipboard arrow. Handcut mulberry leaves and a pretty orchid from WOC. Lace and stamens, gems and butterfly are from my own stash. Tilda was hand coloured using Colorsoft pencils and Spectrum noir.

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Thursday, 30 March 2017

simple card

A simple card made using lilac linen card ,with stamped sentiment (always in my thoughts) and flowers cut from cream linen card.a stamped tilda which I hand colored. I added paper lace and small dots of pearl on flowers and corners.  Colors (amongst others I use) used were Derwent colorsoft pencils which I love using they are so easy to blend.

Tuesday, 28 March 2017


Hi everyone !
Today I spent some time making Foamiran flowers of varied sizes. Papers used were "Gorgeous soft pastels - The works )which I distressed.. I inked a lace paper doily with distress ink from Tim Holtz (Tattered rose) .
I die cut some leaves in white cardstock, I added some white/pink feathers a silver dazzler and of course some pink flowers !


Hi everyone. I wanted to make a little something for a friend but wanted it to be a little different. I settled on using a piece of Childrens large floor jigsaw as my "canvas" I applied gesso then painted in acrylic (Tea rose) I attached some beautiful broad lace and added various flowers. (small pink blossoms and large roses from WOC)Small roses from own stash. I added a small wall light made of clay and added some sparkle to it. I added a small bird and butterfly metal embellishment. Feathers from hobbycraft.

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Lilac delight

Papers used were Dovecraft back to basics berry blush and own lilac line cardstock
Mini Paper lace doily from own stash, paper flowers from Scrap and craft and WOC. Clay frame made with air dry clay.(handmade) and eyelash fabric own stash . I die cut some leaves and border then added some bling and taffeta ribbon.
Thank you for looking.

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Simply Papercraft - Anything goes.
Create and makes  Anything goes with a twist Springtime

Monday, 27 March 2017

Floral surprise

I used Studio 75 paper (free gift from scrap and craft) on pink card background. I distressed the papers used I decorated with tulle lace in mint green and some small gems. I used lace paper and punched out butterfly. I made foamiran flower in pink and used a dazzle embellishment for the centre. I die cut some small floral leaves and placed this behind the foam flowers.

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Crafting from the Heart  Crafting from the heart

Baby blue

I made this simple clean line card for a neighbour.
I used White metallic background paper and blue linen effect paper. I added die cut small doily and blue tag with hand stamped sentiments. Some blue organza ribbon across the centre and blue babies pacifier .I die cut a teddy and topped it onto embossed heart white metallic paper.

Monday, 20 March 2017

Box card

Papers used were "Crafts you Create Mix and Match Spingtime Bouquet". I decorated the inside leafs with clay heart, a bird die cut butterfly and the centre is a mini vase of flowers, flowers are from WOC, the vase I used an old glitter tube decorated with paper and ribbon.. The top lid is decorated with pearls and organza  bow from own stash.

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Magnolia Tilda stamp coloured with pencils and copic markers in my fav colours of blue and white. Papers used were" Craft Sensations all time favourites"
Leaves cut with die and mulberry paper. Flowers die cut. Pearls and ribbon from own stash.

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Friday, 17 March 2017

back alley

I altered this canvas using stencils from my stash. I used gesso then mixed black and white acrylic paint to achieve a charcoal/grey colour. I added some mica powder to some painted areas when wet. I decorated with chipboard frame , cat and top right border. The lamp post was resin piece purchased from the Trinket parlour. The hat (resin) from my own stash. The light. scroll corner piece. dress and star were made with air dry clay using molds. My daughter said it was an "old fashioned back alley" canvas.

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Wednesday, 15 March 2017

roses and lace

Papers used were from Trim craft English Garden.
Feather , lace , doily and pearls from own stash.
Leafs die cut used Crafters companion die.
Roses made from white Foamiran and edged with pale pink ink.

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Sunday, 12 March 2017

special lady

Doily from Santoro , (papers by Design craft if I remember correctly)added pale green pearls ,rose from WOC handmade clay photo frame, image from web

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Thursday, 9 March 2017


Hi Everyone, for this card I used a stamped fairy image and stamped sentiment. I decorated with pearls , beads ,organza ribbon ,foam flowers and a tiny bottle filled with magic ! Paper was Crafters Companion.
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Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Celebrate 2

A sweet miniature canvas as an Easter Greeting. I use a brick effect stencil and applied texture paste, I then painted with a pretty tea rose paint, decorated with pearls and small handmade and inked clay butterfly, leaf and sentiment. Final touch I attached small delicate Foamiran flowers. This was such fun to do.

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Hello everyone !

Easter card with bunnies (stamped image)made for my wonderful sister.
Flowers made with white Foamiran (inked lemon and light green)and white mulberry (inked with yellow)paper both purchased and  available from : 

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