Quilted Birthday

I know by now you have seen some of the amazing Christmas projects that are coming out of the new Stampin’ Up! 2017 Holiday catalogue and I am sure you have seen the gorgeous Quilted Christmas Suite and all the lovely cards made using the Quilt Builder Framelits! I love […] Read more »

Shopkins Birthday

Happy Friday everyone … and new catalogue day too!  However, today I am not sharing something from the new catalogue but instead a cute little punch art card I made for my adorable niece’s 4th Birthday which was just this week. I went with a Shopkins theme this year for […] Read more »

Campfire Birthday

Another weekend another teenage boys’ birthday party and this one was a ‘camp out’ sleep over so of course that required a birthday card to match. I had soooo much fun making the punch art campfire for the front of this card and was so pleased that Stampin’ Up! had […] Read more »

Laser Tag Skirmish

Having teenage kids certainly keeps me on my toes in many ways but also in my crafting.  With all the latest phases (and crazes) they go through I am constantly challenged when it comes to birthday cards and gifts for friends and today’s card is another one where I almost […] Read more »

70th Birthday

Unfortunately I ran out of time last week to join in with my fellow Colour INKspiration Crew members for the fortnightly colour challenge.  However, not wanting to miss out completed I decided to use this gorgeous set of colours to make my MIL’s birthday card and the colours worked sooooooo […] Read more »

Colour INKspiration 08

After all the excitement of Onstage over the last couple of weeks I am finally getting back into a little bit of a crafting routine again which means back to the wonderful Colour INKspiration challenges and this fortnight the colours are so earthy and calming I really loved them together. […] Read more »

ESAD – Retirement Blog Hop

Welcome to another fabulous ESAD Blog Hop! Today we are doing a ‘last hoorah’ to a few of our Stampin’ Up! favourites that will be leaving us in little over a month’s time (31st May 2017). One of the things I always get a little sad about seeing go are […] Read more »

Alice in Wonderland Birthday

Today I finally get to share with you some very rushed (and I now realise not very good) photos I took of the birthday card I created for my 16 year old daughter’s birthday last week-end.  I finished this card very late at night and was madly packing for the […] Read more »

Pisces Birthday

At the start of the year there seems to be an endless stream of birthdays for our family and it also seems for the friends including my children’s friends.  Today I am sharing with you an ‘astrological’ inspired card for a 16 year old who is a Pisces star sign. […] Read more »

Floral Boutique Birthday

From time to time I get asked to create a very special card to celebrate an amazing milestone / celebration and this is one of those cards.  A friend of mine at work was trying to find the perfect card to give to her mum who was turning 90 and, […] Read more »