Mini book tree decorations

I made two wee little books for my 2 year old grandsons. I used a Friday freebie template from Jenn of Eve designs but these a just like the little books I used to make with my grade ones. You just accordion fold a long strip of paper and add a cover. I plan to…

Christmas Quilt

I got my pretty quilt done in time to enjoy for Christmas. I used holographic silver thread to highlight the swirls in the fabric. It was the first time I followed a pattern by myself and I finally figured out how to match up the triangles half way through. It turned out ok and matches…

November Kiss cards

Sneak preview of the new Stampin Up Brusho pigments (coming up in the new Catalog in January) to create the sparkly blue background for snowflakes. A monochromatic card created with the snowflake edge die and the sheet music background stamp. The gender neutral card with the pretty plaid from the cheers Paper, cable knit embossing…

Paper Quilt challenge box cards

My Challenge Group made these cute box cards today with Stampin Up Quilted Christmas suite. We used the beautiful embossing  folder to add texture to the paper. I had also made a few cards to show the versatility of the stamps and dies. As an extension of this idea I used the Merry LittleChristmas designer…

Stampin Up texture paste cards

We had fun using the texture paste from Stampin Up to create four delightful cards. Four techniques were used. The paste mixed with glitter to create pretty snow. The cute Mistletoe Friends stamp set was the images on the card. The paste applied through a stencil. Pattern Party decorative masks were the stencils. Mixed the…

Watercolour journal pages

Here are a few of my pages using watercolour Zig markers, Jane Davenport watercolours and Brusho powders.  The Halloween page had a Tim Holtz Paper doll and a texture paste spider web. The girl image is a Prima stamp and I used a little butterfly sticker given to me by my little friend Lily.

Box cardsĀ 

Today our Challange Card Group made box cards. I had 2 versions that I had created. One was a birthday card for my little grandson who turns 2 soon. This used the images I fussy cut from Stampin Up Birthday Memories designer Paper.   My friend the baker made an adorable cake theme box card…

Gift for a winner of a motorcycle

A friend was the lucky winner of a Harley Davidson motorcycle. It reminded me of the time I had won one too. I was inspired to make a multimedia canvas as a gift for him. Tim Holtz dies and Stampin Up Stamps were used to make this canvas. 

Stationary gift set

I watched a lot of videos to learn to create this little box. It holds 5 A2 sized cards, 3×3 cards, tags, post notes, postal stamps and a pen. The cards were all made of scraps and Stampin Up stamp sets I had on my desk. I just love this designer paper. It’s so beautiful.

Kiss card group

I am trying to do easy but stunning cards with the group. Here is what we made this week and some extension ideas. I love the season stamp and die set. The wreaths were made with the new leaf punch. What a great way to use up scraps!

Apricot Cottage Journal Group

We started our journal group last night. We talked about getting a journal started and used Tim Holtz inks to make our background. Here is the page I did for my fashion theme journal. I was showing some techniques and accidently did my page upside down in my book. Ah well a mistake is a…

A huge haul from Local King Rubber Stamp

These stamps and matching dies will be beautiful in the nature book I am creating. All the stamps are creatures and plants you can find in a beautiful pond. These are Canadian designed.