Sunday, 30 December 2018

Gift box

 Hello everyone. A small gift box today made with pastel blue card stock.. Tilda was stamped then coloured with Noir pens and Derwent pencils.(The Tilda stamp was a Christmas gift (thank you Suzie). The bow was die cut from white card and embellished with a flower centre. The flowers were made from white foamiran coloured with pastel blue chalk.White stamens were added to the centres.The leaves were die cut from green card and lightened with cloud white chalk ink. Thanks for stopping by x


pink Christmas

Hi everyone, a quick Christmas card made using a decoupage book of cards. Not my usual card type but it was fun to do.I added a small pink pearl and some glossy accents to it. Thanks for stopping by xx


Craftyhazelnuts Christmas Challenge

Thursday, 27 December 2018

mixed media tag

 Hi everyone. I hope you all had a great Christmas. A mixed media tag today , I die cut the tag then painted with a mix of/gesso and acrylic paint. Once dry i applied a thicker layer then heat dried with my heat gun. Using black ink i stamped parts of the tag at random. The butterfly (Heartfelt Creations) was die cut, stamped , embossed with mixed colours of embossing powder. I added pearls to the centre. The flowers i made with foamiran and added stamens, die cut leaves that i highlighted with paint.The large pearl was from my stash. I added purple ribbon as the tag holder. Thanks for stopping by xx


Sunday, 23 December 2018


 Hi everyone. A quick Thank you card today. The cup and sentiment stamp are from Stampin Up. I lightly coloured with derwent pencils in some areas. The design paper is from a Paper pack of MC Designs. The small flower I made with air dry clay and coloured the centre with a gold sharpie. Thanks for stopping by. Have a wonderful festive time and take care x


Thursday, 20 December 2018

let it snow

 Hi everyone ! A quick and easy 8 x 8 frame made for my daughter. The "let it snow" sentiment started life as a tree hanger. I added some snowflakes and some sparkle beads ! The backing paper is Crafters Companion Centura Pearl. Thanks for stopping by xx

Monday, 17 December 2018

book tag

Another special tag made for my mother in law,s Christmas gift. I used Graphic 45 paper collections. The "Mother" is from Mother Goose collection. The image is from Mon Amour and the backing paper, stamp and floral border are from Enchanted forest. The beautiful rose is from The ribbon Girl store the joy tag and snowflake are from my stash (the Joy was a prize -Thank you Gina) I also added two small bells to my hanger.The flower inside is a die cut. Thanks for stopping by.


Special Tag

 A special tag made today for my daughter and her partners Christmas gift. I used Graphic 45 Mon Amour paper layered on black cards and white pearl card. I fussy cut roses and leaves from the G$% paper i then embellished these with glossy accents and CC sparkle pen.The brown leaf stem is a die cut. Pearl trim (Ribbon Girl Store) and small tree were used to decorate. Thanks for stopping by xx


Saturday, 15 December 2018

Festive Tag

Hello everyone. Another tag made today using Graphic 45 papers. The flower and, leaves were die cut. I added ribbon and berries from my stash. The little bow was made from some string and i added bells to it. The tie ribbon was threaded through a wood Christmas tree.Thanks for stopping by xxx


Friday, 14 December 2018

Christmas Tag

Happy Friday everyone. A festive gift tag using Graphic 45" The Twelve Days Of Christmas " paper.The Poinsettia is die cut/made with Foamiran and a berry stamen is the centre piece.The leaves were also die cut. A foam snowdrop was added for sparkle ! I added a metal embellishment and threaded the string through the centre,Thanks for stopping by xx


Wednesday, 12 December 2018

festive card

Hi everyone. A sweet Christmas card using Stamperia paper. Lots of pink which I love ! Poinsettia was die cut using pearl card stock and a Marianne die. The ivy and bow were also die cut using pearl card stock in white. The sweet berries in the basket were embellished using glossy accents. Stamens and pearls used were from my stash. Thank you for stopping by and I hope you all have a wonderful festive time xx


Monday, 10 December 2018

stamperia card

Stamperia papers, glossy accents used on the flame, berries  and robin. Small pink(one of my top fav colours) flowers and pink glitter stamen. Beads from my stash.Thanks for looking x


Let it Snow frame

Hello everyone. A sweet box frame made for Christmas ! I used the beautiful Stamperia paper design papers.(i love these papers as they contain lots of pink one of my fav colours ) On areas of the paper I added glossy accents.The sentiment is wood and was pre glittered bought locally. The large star was die cut from from foam I purchased in Spain ! The snowflakes were from a punch (hobbycraft) I then added sparkle gems in pink and clear to add some extra sparkle.Thank you for stopping by x

Sunday, 9 December 2018

altered badge

 Hi everyone. I had some fun using up another of the large badges i had. First i covered with gesso. Then i applied various materials from thick hessian to thin netting and others in between !  Then i added some beads and wood stars and a winged horse The horse I made with a mould and some air dry clay.. The next layer was Imagination craft wax in apple green (mixed with some water it was easier to apply).Then i lightly brushed on some other wax to highlight some areas. To complete i glittered the horse wings in Glamour dust in gold.Thank you all for stopping by xxx


Saturday, 8 December 2018

gold card

Items used - Poinsettia die  - Marianne Design - cut from Crafters Companion Centura pearl card.
Sentiment - Docraft Stamp
Pearls and stamens from my stash.
Design Papers - Trim craft
Ribbon - Local store


Christmas dots

A card made using papers from my scrap bundle. The tree was die cut in glitter foam (one in white one in brown) this were offset on top of one another. The sentiment was die cut and placed on gold card. The wood snowflakes were glittered using gold glamour dust. I then added pearl in the bottom left comer stars in gold and white flat back. Thanks for stopping by. xx


Thursday, 6 December 2018

Thanks a bunch

 Hi everyone. A small thank you card for my stash. The flower stamp is from Kaisercraft . This was hand stamped twice and coloured with Derwent pencils. Pearls were added as embellishments .The trim on the right side is from Graphic 45 Mother Goose collection. The curly flower was from my stash. Thanks for stopping by x