Tuesday 23 March 2021

Paul fords new tri fold folio album

Here you will find the video of the album walkthrough 

 Paul Ford asked me to try out his new tri fold folio album a little while ago and I can now show you what I did as his fab easy to follow video tutorials are now available on you tube part one is here 


For my album I used the stunning vintage

Prints designed by Annie Lane ..you can find them all here 


I made the album cover the traditional way and covered with card instead of using the construction tape method and added ribbon closures .I really enjoyed making this album .

Gift bags


Today I am sharing a couple of gift large bags I have made and decorated using papers .designed by Annie Lane . You can find these papers here at 


Just use the drop down menu on each one to see all the different paper/card weights and finishes that these designs come in ... the choice is yours .then you can ink them or  colour them as you like

I have  used distress ink on the dragon fly bag and left bee one as

It is . I then triple embossed the bee and dragonfly to look like enamel and decoupage them on

Friday 12 March 2021

Faux bleaching


Here I am sharing  2 slimline cards made with the same faux bleach technique . The one that says thanks is made using distress ink and the other with oxides I used faded jeans , salty ocean and peacock feathers . It. Never ceases to amazing me what you can create using a blank white piece of card and distress/oxide ink

Thursday 11 March 2021

Heart canvas

Today I am sharing a mixed media A4 canvas board . I have used a greyboard heart and wings ,and a stencil ,all available 

You will be able to buy a kit to make this project soon from crafty Lane . I will be doing a live demo from the crafty Lane Facebook page so you can craft along .. 
I also used home made texture paste , barn door and hickory smoke distress ink , die cut and metal cogs , a Stamperia clay heart  formed from air dried clay , gesso and sequins

Wednesday 10 March 2021

Stamperia covered Binder


Today I am sharing a binder I have decorated using stamperia Lady vagabond papers , chipboards and die cuts . The binder was painted with pentart grey decor paint . The binder comes in 3 sizes and is perfect for keeping all your ink/ embossing/ tutorials or even photos in and can be purchased here at 


The papers were purchased here at 


Go wild

Today I am sharing a slimline card made using a free stamp set and mini embossing folder from a magazine . Sometimes clean and simple is all you need



 Today I am sharing a slimline card made using Altenew stamps and inks some vellum , mulberry flowers and large sentiment stamp .The sentiment was heat embossed using Phil Martin’s detail embossing powder and versafine black ink

Thursday 4 March 2021

Butterfly canvas


Today I am sharing an a4 canvas I have made using AB studios Dreamland papers a wooden frame , a butterfly stamp , mulberry flowers , die cuts and Tim holtz idea-ology sentiment stickers

Wednesday 3 March 2021

Monochrome violin card


Today I am sharing a monochrome slimline card  I have made using products from 


   The papers are designed by Annie Lane and can be bought as single sheets in a whole host of paper weights and finishes . I also used  an air dried clay frame , metal butterfly , die cut flourishes. And a handmade flower that was made using a printed sheet of flowers which I fussy cut cut out and shaped ..The cabouchon element  was  made  simply by adding the cabochon using glossy accents to a piece of paper and then trimmed ..

Tuesday 2 March 2021

Steampunk notelet set


Today I am sharing a steampunk notelet set made using the artwork from Lauren C Waterworth . 
I made the box using a scoreboard 
You can find this steampunk kit here




Today I am sharing a slimline card made using craft o’clock papers , home made texture paste , a Paris themed stencil , mulberry paper flowers and a stamp from carabelle studio which I paper pieced and a  collage stamp by studio light the stencil And studiolight stamp are from here