Travellers journal featuring Painted with Love DS

This is the Travellers journal we made in the challenge class. The beautiful paper is the Painted with Love designer paper from Stampin Up. There is two pockets added from the January Paper Pumpkin kit. The notebooks have covers made from the DS but filled with scrap pink paper. The pages are decorated with more…

Cookie tin quilt block challenge

At our quilt guild we have a monthly block challenge. Here is the the little coffee cup theme one I am ready to exchange. I hand dyed the fabric for the cups and used a retro doily for them to rest on. I have been practice using different stitches on my sewing machine and slowly…

Valentines

A little Quilted and beaded multimedia canvas I made for Valentines. The fabric was hand dyed and stamped with fabric paint. I had fun adding the beading and embellishments.

Texture Paintings

These two large painting now hang sideways in my living room. Originally when I painted them I had designed them to hang vertical on a large wall in our two story condo. The house we are currently in doesn’t have the same space. These are done with acrylic paint with lots of texture paste. To…

Calendar cards with Brusho powders

The Kiss class made 6 calendar pages to explore 6 easy techniques with Brusho powders. They are separate cards so they can be reused as scrapbook dividers, planners pages or card fronts. We stamped, die cut, embossed, water coloured and tried different papers with wet and dry Brusho powders. The Stamps used were Stampin Up…

Golden Roses

These two golden flowers are made of thin metal sheets. The flower centres are vintage pins. The beautiful background is gold stencilled modelling paste.

Garden Joy

When I miss my garden in the winter months I am glad to gaze upon my multimedia canvas pictures. “Garden joy” is 3×4 feet and has many layers to give it lots of depth. The large letters make up my favourite word when thinking about the flowers in my garden. The flowers are made of…

Recycling crystal bracelets

My daughter gave me a lot of pretty crystal bracelets. I cut them up and created a pretty tree on a piece of velvet. A nice frame could finish it off. Now what should I make with the leftover pieces?

Travel journal for a young lady

I taught a class how to make traveller journals. One sample was made with Christmas paper that came free with an English craft magazine. The paper cover was laminated. Then I made a fabric cover with my rainbow ice dyed fabric. I filled it with scrap Paper on which I stamped one of my Santoro…

Hand painted scarves

These lightweight cotton scarves are hand dyed and stamped. The stamps used were Foamies that are made in BC. I learned how to do a rolled hem on my sewing machine but I have to practice more before I venture into dying silk scarves. Can you tell who I designed these for?

Farmers wife book

This chunky book is for my country living daughter who loves to garden and bake. I used Jennifeve designs Everlasting template to create it. It has tags, shopping and garden lists. She will be able to put in pictures of her garden and write in favourite recipes. We will put in a few gift cards…

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…