Black Journal

I am experimenting with some techniques in my Ranger multimedia journal. The goals are – 1. To explore new mediums I have bought but not tried yet. 2. To use black as a negative space effectively. 3. To add foils and other transfers. 4. To use up pretty scraps that are hanging around on my…

Baby car seat cape

Well this was a total challenge! No, this is not the baby but the hubby modelling it for me (good sport that he is!) A)I have no clothes sewing experience nor have I ever sewn this type of fabric B) I had no measurements for the baby and I was limited by the size of…

Felt fish and a quilted measuring tape wall hanging 

Finished a few more gifts today for my youngest grandson. The felt fish have metal washers sewn in their mouths. Hopefully grandad will make a fishing rod with a magnet. His daddy likes to fish so this will be good practice for a little guy.  The measuring tape wall hanging is simply quilted and will…

Soft books for babies

I made a couple of soft quilted books out of the fabric I had dyed and stamped. Little felt figures that can be stored in the pocket page will add imaginative play. 

December Card Club

I was inspired by the Stampin Up November card kit for these projects. Just adore aqua with silver and white. I did give my customers a choice of pool party or night of navy card stock for the backgrounds and the darker colour was beautiful too. We created a card and a matching framed piece…

Embossed vellum cards

I created these cards with some embossed vellum. Alcohol ink was the colour medium and backgrounds are Stampin Up Christmas paper. The poinsettia flower is cut from a Tim Holtz die but hand textured with a stylus tool. 

Flying Club centrepieces 

The man wanted centrepieces for the Flying Club Christmas party. He manned the die cutting machine and put all the planes (paperteyink) together. I cut out little reindeer ( lawnfawn) for the pilots and punched out the parachuting  Santa (Stampin Up). We filled mason jars with dollar store decorations and hung the planes from the…

Dinosaur stuffies

These little felt toys are Christmas gifts for my little grandson who loves to roar with a dinosaur.