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Bloomin’ Heart Birthday

I made a card this week for my Nanna’s 91st birthday, an amazing lady who still lives on her own and goes to painting classes weekly, sadly due to arthritis she doesn’t patchwork anymore as the quilts got too heavy … Continue reading






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Handmade Card Challenge 2016

So the very lovely Shannon West started a challenge recently to reduce the FaceBook or SMS message for birthdays and reinstate the awesome handmade greeting card that arrives in your mail box. The old fashioned way the lets someone know that … Continue reading






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Party Wishes two ways

I still have a couple more samples to share with you that we made at OnStage (well we got the kits and I took them home and made them up slightly differently to what was suggested after being inspired by … Continue reading






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Party Banner Bird

Did I not say I made a lot of cards using the bird from this Sale-a-bration set? Here is another birthday card made using the Honeycomb Happiness set and using the little banner punch to create some celebratory bunting. The … Continue reading






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Honeycomb Happiness Party Bird

Well it’s less than 12 hours now until Sale-a-bration starts and I wanted to share a card made with my current favourite Sale-a-bration stamp set…..Honeycomb Happiness,is this not the cutest little bird you’ve ever seen? I might have gone a … Continue reading






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Block Stamped Very Vintage Leaves

I love the simplicity of this stamping style, it is simply just inking up the clear block, in this case ‘D’ size and stamping it onto the card stock. Every imprint is unique and the best coverage of ink can … Continue reading






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Boys Will Be Boys Lego Robot

It was Cherubs’ 9th birthday today, yep no idea where that time went! I haven’t been 100% health wise the last couple of weeks and of course I left it until he last minute to make his card – so … Continue reading






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Skylanders Terrafin & Spyro meet Blendabiltities

So my cherub need two birthday cards recently at short notice for two brothers aged 9 & 13 who are both Skylander fans…….right…….what’s a Skylander? All I can say is YAY for Google. I found some outline colouring page images, … Continue reading






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Beer Mug

I had a lovely friends 40th birthday this weekend, now I’ve known him since we went through university 23 years ago and to be honest – apart from his family which he absolutely adores, his two big loves in life … Continue reading






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Zoo Babies

When I got the new annual catalogue last year I marked a couple of stamp sets that I loved for me, not just for classes and Zoo Babies was one of them. I love animal stamps and this one was … Continue reading






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