Wednesday 26 May 2021

Steampunk tag


Here is a tag I have made using a tando creative tag , metal cogs , air dried clay moulds by prima  and Lablanche , cadence acrylic paints, waxes , antiquing powders and Tim holtz ideology sentiments  

The tag and metal cogs are available from

Handmade clock


On June 3 at 8 pm I will be hosting a live from the Crafty Lane Facebook page showing how to make this frame . There  is a kit available as you know from crafty lane here for the grey and white one I will be making  and the pic is above
I have taken this frame a step further to turn it into a clock using stamperia sir vagabond papers and ephemera from

A crepe paper rose


I love  making flowers using foamIran or paper . Here is a large rose I have made using a really lovely quality Crepe paper

Crepe paper flower


Today I am sharing a handmade flower I have made using crepe paper .. florist tape and wire . The crepe paper is by ClaireFontaine and stretches beautifully. .

Friday 21 May 2021

Dragon mini canvas


Today I am sharing a small mini canvas I have made using a dragonfly image designed by Annie Lane . I have been trialling some of Annie’s new  texture gel which was amazing through the tando number stencil I used , You can find the stencil and dragonfly here at The gel will be available soon too 

I also used vintage photo and gathered twig distress ink for the background and the Tracy evans hibiscus stamp set and fine liner pen  doodles

Thursday 20 May 2021

A pretty tag


Here is a tag I have made from old packaging . I stripped off the outer package layer to reveal the texture  and dry brushed with gesso and cadence hybrid blue acrylic paint . I  Added die cut stamped and heat embossed leaves ,   die cut chicken wire , acrylic paint splashes , ribbon , string and added a decoupaged chocolate Baroque movie strip collage stamped and  water coloured image ,

Monday 17 May 2021

Ballet shoes


Here is a ballet shoe project made on the Crafty Lane craft along with Annie Lane and Sammie Jane . I used ballet shoes , powertex , silk flowers , lace , an air dried plaque made using a Stamperia passion mould , cadence Inca gold wax ,imagin crafts copper wax , mica powders ,

Sunday 16 May 2021

Artist painter lady


Today I am sharing a quick and easy  art journal I have made using greyboard , metal split rings , paper from my stash , stencils and a  digital image from Lauren C Waterworth called Artist painter lady which I coloured with alcohol markers . You can find her here

Saturday 15 May 2021

Slimline card


Today I am sharing a card I have made using the stunning new  DL. / slimline Papers from Annie Lane (I used card set 9531 for this slimline card ) . I added mulberry flowers  , a die cut chipboard window from the Stamperia passion range and a Tim Holtz ideaology sentiment 

You can get  this  beautiful paper and many more designed by Annie Lane here at

Tando Kate crane planner


Today I am sharing a journal I have made using a tando /kate crane kit .I have decorated the journal using the new laser print papers  and ephemera created by Annie Lane . You can get both the journal

Kit and papers here

I also used lace , mulberry paper flowers , die cut leaves , ribbon and pearls

Stamperia Faux book


Good morning all. Here is another faux book I have made this time using stamperia passion papers and ephemera from
You can all make a  book for yourselves after next Thursday’s live from Crafty lane at 8 pm using your own stash and the cut list which can be found in the event or you can get the kit from Annie which can be found here

It is easier to make than it looks I promise

3D violin


Today I am sharing a project I have made using a 3D mdf violin kit and ephemera vellum from
To decorate it I have used Stamperia passion papers on the base., white gesso , a Stamperia stencil and cadence texture paste , lindys sprays and mulberry flowers 
The Stamperia products are from

Saturday 1 May 2021

Sewing themed suitcase


Here is a paper mache suitcase I have decorated using the Stamperia Threads papers and die cuts . I simply dry brushed the suitcase with white acrylic paint before adding the papers etc . All the Stamperia ranges can be found with amazing prices at 

Bright cards using die shapes stamps and inks

Today I am sharing a couple of cards made using the same layout just different colours and shapes . I have used distress inks, ultra thick embossing powder on the bee and dragonfly to add shine . and the hibiscus stamp Set by Tracy evans and the stunning dragonfly and bee are images by Annie Lane and they can be found with all of Annie’s designer papers here at


Butterfly cards


Yesterday I shared 2 cards I had made and was asked to make a video on how I did them so  here it is this time using butterflies and different colour ways here is the video if you would like to have a go for yourself