Tuesday 17 August 2021

Handmade greyboard bag


Here is the bag I made following Joe Coogans live on craft with real friends. I have used  greyboard , 12x12 sunflower papers from the works ., heartfelt creations sunflower stamps and matching dies which I coloured with mustard seed , dried marigold and vintage photo distress inks . The large sentiment stamp is from cardio . The sentiment stamp on the tag is a free one from a magazine

Tag trio


Today I am sharing 3 tags I have made for  my tag swap partner Gemma Spencer on craft with real friends. 

For the pink floral tag book I stamped and heat embossed a flowers stamp , I coloured it with picked raspberry and peacock feathers distress and the added raised stamped letters using a stamp set from the works ,

For the girl tag I used a stamp by Julia nutting and paper pieced it using in love 13arts papers . I coloured her skin with promarkers , added handmade flowers and die cuts

For the craft tag I did a faux plank background using peacock feathers and hickory smoke distress ink. Added a movie collage stamp by chocolate baroque coloured with the same ink colours and added die cuts, ribbon string  and ink spatters



Here is my latest crepe flower … an anemone . I used white blooming crepe from https://craftylane.co.uk/ . I coloured the crepe black using an alcohol marker and gently coloured the petals with peeled

Paint and wilted violet distress inks

Stamperia Alice easel card


Today I am sharing a double  easel card made using stamperia Alice and Alice through the looking glass   , die cuts , soft mould and ephemera from 




Here is my latest flower ..-a Lisianthus made using Crepe paper by Claire Fontaine

XL mixed media tag


Here is a XL large mixed media tag I have made using AALL and Create stencils ,a joy crafts butterfly stamp , an old paint brush guilding flakes , rusty hinge , mustard seed and black soot distress ink. The vintage inspirations word stamp is by Woodware  and you can find it here on sale at


Crepe paper Dahlia


Here is my latest flower … A Dahlia made using Dark pink blooming crepe paper from 


Stamperia Alice book


Here is my latest project using Stamperia Alice and Alice through the looking glass papers , ephemera and die cuts . All the products used we’re purchased from 

A sunflower wreath


I love all the pretty handmade wreaths I have seen so I thought I would have a go at one with my fave flower . It was nice to try some different . I used heartfelt creations sunflower stamp and dies for the flowers as it’s staying indoors ..I coloured the flowers using mustard seed , spiced marmalade and fossilised amber distress ink , brown alcohol markers and added micro beads and glossy accents to the centre

Stamperia Alice card and tag


Here are my latest projects made using Stamperia Alice and Alice through the looking glass papers , chipboards , ephemera  and die cuts . All these products are from