Getting ahead

“Head” is the new challenge word over at Every Inchie Monday. I would have loved to have done something with a phrenology head but instead opted to do these instead: I was inspired by my friend Dionne who did two beautiful … Continue reading

From butterfly to bee and a bonus brooch

Today I am sharing a card that is a reworking of one that I did for the Sunday Stampers challenge a few weeks ago.  I was all set to send this to my friend for a birthday when she threw … Continue reading

Take Note

Happy Saturday everyone! Back, late last night, from my travels and after three days of being on my feet, plus lots of lifting and shifting, this morning I feel a bit as if I have been through a mangle. Yesterday, … Continue reading

Pearls, lace and a touch of glamour

Challenge #4 over at Craft Hoarders Anonymous is “Sparkle, glitz or glam” and, not for the first time this year I have gone for a subtle sparkle rather than my full on glittery bling thing. This started life as a … Continue reading

Butterfly blues

Once again I am coming in very close to the wire with my project for this week’s Sunday Stampers challenge which is to include stitching, either real or faux, in your project. Absolutely no chance of my doing some real … Continue reading

Mermaid, poppies and emergency doughnuts

After three days of being on my feet delivering a training course, plus loading and unloading the van either side and some early starts and late finishes I’m feeling pretty tired this morning. One of the advantages of finishing a an event on … Continue reading

Repeating Patterns #2

I did say I would be back with another repeating pattern, to link up with the Take It Make It challenge over at Craft Stamper Magazine, and this is completely different from the tag I did earlier in the week: For this … Continue reading

Jaded heart

Today I’m sneaking in very close to the wire with my project to link up with this week’s Sunday Stampers where the theme is diamonds. I’m also sharing this over at a new challenge blog, Craft Hoarders Anonymous, for their … Continue reading