Hello friends ,followers and visitors ,today I would like to share a trio of projects I made for a recent copy of docrafts Creativity magazine. The brief was to make three items from bottle tops, it was a fun project and relatively easy. I must admit I found it hard to part with some of… Continue reading Recycle ,recycle,recycle.
Hi there, as some of you may know I am on the Project Design team at docrafts and a designer over at the Creativity magazine. A couple of months ago I received a Goody bag and the brief was to make 10 crafty projects using the products in the bag. The docrafts Goody Bags are… Continue reading Docrafts Creativity Magazine makes , issue 61
Christmas will soon be upon us,only about 8 weeks to go. With this in mind I decided I should start to make my Christmas cards,usualy I start earlier but this year has been a bit frought with family health issues, so I am late getting to grips with the task. A little while ago I made… Continue reading Exploding Xmas Card
I do like a bargain,or something that turns into a bargain. When out shopping on Saturday I purchased a Bellissima 6×6 decoupage card kit,made by Docrafts, Papermania. It contains quite a few elements,enough to make just 1 card ,but I decided to see how far I could make it stretch. I started by making a card,instead of using… Continue reading Thrifty crafting !
I love everything to do with brown paper and string, wrapping with it ,decorating with it, using it on cards,brown paper tags the lot. So when I saw a Xmas decoration that looked like a ball of wool at a garden centre recently ,the brain started whirring. The result,mini decorations of a ball of string and… Continue reading Love brown paper and string,you’ll love this.
With eleven weeks to Christmas day and about 60 Christmas cards to make, I thought I should make an effort to get ahead. I started making cards the other day but didn’t get more than two made.So with this in mind I decided the free gift from the Docrafts magazine would be the place to start. Pippin… Continue reading Getting ready for christmas
Don’t you just love brown paper and string ?Traditional and simple possibly, but given a modern twist it can be blinged up to look gorgeous. That is what I hoped for in the first of my homemade Christmas cards featuring brown paper and string. I stuck some backing paper with a stamped sentiment in the… Continue reading Brown paper and string