• Crafting Everyday while Sheltering at Home

    Crafting Everyday while Sheltering at Home

    Sheltering at Home I use this term instead of ‘lockdown’ as it’s much less jarring, it’s the term suggested by Sara Douglass the CEO of Stampin’ Up! and I prefer it. This really is the strangest of times, hiding inside to stay safe from an invisible threat and wondering how and when things will get back to ‘normal’. Holiday We were meant to be away this month on a long planned trip to the South Island in our caravan. We left on Saturday 21st March but only 3 hours into the trip we received the news that the country had gone to Level 2. Limiting non-essential travel was one of…

  • Thank You Kindly Botanical Prints
    Cards,  Product

    Thank You Kindly Botanical Prints

    I’m entering an International card makers competition for the first time this month, the ongoing theme is Thank you. To look at all the entries (or to vote for me) CLICK HERE Botanical Prints Medley My card features the Botanical Prints Medley from page 61 of the Jan – Jun Mini Catalogue. A Medley is a group of co-ordinating products that includes stamps and dies, a bit like a kit but with no pre-designed projects. I had been admiring projects made with this medley for a while before I purchased it, now I just can’t stop creating with it. I love the contrast of the black and white designs against…