Thoughts of you

This lovely card is for my father. Way back in the 1960’s he used his very clever brain and talented hands to make his very own telescope! From honing the mirrors and lenses, grinding the gears to follow the earth’s rotation and finely sanding and varnishing the case for long term protection. My very early … More Thoughts of you

Daisy Delight

Daisy Delight truly is Delightful! The amazing response to this set and the extraordinary demand for this punch took all of us by surprise—in fact, it’s our highest selling punch in the last five years. This week the Sentimental Studio was awash with flowers. The class was so much fun. Just look at these three … More Daisy Delight

Favourites from the 2017/18 Annual Stampin’ Up! catalogue

Welcome to today’s blog. I am pleased to be part of The EASD blog hop to highlight our favourite items from the 2017-18 Annual Stampin’ Up! Catalogue. What a privilege to be featured among such talented crew.  I know I am always telling you how excited I am and saying ‘this is my favourite’ and … More Favourites from the 2017/18 Annual Stampin’ Up! catalogue

Little One

So today’s post is predominantly photos of projects made with the amazing stamp set Little One {144776} as they truly speak for themselves. I have been having a lot of fun making a range of products using these sweet images. I adore this set and the creative options. These fun teepees are appearing in all … More Little One

Piggy Playtime

I have had a fabulous week with classes. Saturday morning class featured the fun stamp set This Little Piggy {143922} as did the U3A class this afternoon. With squeals of “Piggggiiieee” and joyful laughter, these classes remind me of why I enjoy my job so much! The creative gene runs strong in my family and … More Piggy Playtime

Best birds

I am sure you have discovered how much the imagery of birds features in my stamping, decor and even my logo. The Best Birds stamp set {141525} sets my soul on fire. It is perfect on cards of joy and sorrow, celebration and friendship, journeys and new beginnings. I have taken to joining in the … More Best birds

Birthday Delivery

Birthday Delivery is the first product suite that caught my eye in the 2017-18 Stampin’ Up! Catalogue. I adore the imagery and nostalgic feel. It is fun and celebratory and perfect for all kinds of creative projects. Here are some sweet note cards featuring just three of the gorgeous characters from this suite. I love that … More Birthday Delivery

This little piggy..

This little piggy really does make me happy. My card today is inspired by page 48 in the Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue to use textured impressions on my background & also die cut shapes. This adds layers and dimension to the card that is already adorable with the little piggy. If you love this wonderful stamp … More This little piggy..