Birthday Queen

Happy Saturday! I’m back sharing a card that I made for my friend who turned 40 yesterday. It just so happens that this card also fits with our challenge theme, “Queens, Princesses and Crowns,” over at Crafty Boots. The photo’s … Continue reading

Mardi Gras

In the UK we tend to overlook Mardi Gras and instead mark Shrove Tuesday, which is usually accompanied by pancakes. In fact I reckon “Pancake Day,” is how it is more commonly know these days.  Mardi Gras, or “Fat Tuesday,” is … Continue reading

December with the Galz

Once again it’s my turn to be in the spotlight over on the Gecko Galz blog. As usual I am starting off with a new project that I haven’t previously shared and will finish with a free digital stamp give away. … Continue reading

Easter colours

As if Monday doesn’t come around quickly enough as it is, this week it seems to have been super quick due in part, I think, to the clock change. At least it is only a four day week with a … Continue reading

Lavender’s green

Apologies if you came to view this post on Monday. I inadvertently clicked the wrong button! Using purple is the theme for this week’s Sunday Stampers Challenge and I have been having a play with stencils and stamping to produce two … Continue reading

Ultra violet

I’m back with another purple project that I am linking up for this week’s Sunday Stampers challenge and I make no apology for including yet another butterfly. I started by applying fibre paste through brick pattern stencil using a spatula. Once dry … Continue reading

Purple haze

Violet creams, Parma Violets and Crème de Violette (a violet liqueur which makes a  fabulous cocktail called an Aviator). It was the colour of all these edible goodies that I held in my head whilst ratching through my stash in … Continue reading