Sunday, 11 August 2019

Dream it, Do it!

This month's bonus monthly class was this dreamcatcher from Kit & Clowder. I did my own version of a motivational poster for my daughter with Prismacolor pencils on kraft. Absolutely love how it turned out! A fabulous and remarkably simple class which has amazing results!

Kit and Clowder bonus colouring class project dreamcatcher

Saturday, 10 August 2019

Princess Apples

This months art prompt was to colour up this gorgeous gal Princess Apples from Krista Leigh Smith (aka Saturated Canary)

Skin: E000  E00  E21  E11  E04  R20
Hair: E07  E09  E18  E49
Dress: B000  BG53 BG57  BG78  BG99
           R81  RV63  V06  V17  V09
           Y15  E95  RV23  RV25
Apples: R22  R24  R29  R59
Leaves: G000  G12  G14  G19  G28
Basket: E21  E23  E25  E29
Sky: E95  Y23  YR30  BG000  G00

Working Girl

Had some quite time during the cold wet winter and coloured up this cutie Working Girl from Krista Leigh Smith to put on my work desk for a bit of cheer.

Working Girl from Krista Leigh Smith Saturated Canary

Saturday, 27 July 2019

Party Time 21!

This week I'm joining in some 21st celebrations. I've had these freebie 'Hello Spot' stamps from a magazine and thought its make a cute addition to my pop-up box card.

Card ingredients include:

Stamps: Hello Spot magazine freebies
Coloured in Copics.

95 Years Young!

Last week we celebrated my grandmother's 95th birthday with a special family afternoon tea. And this was the special pop-up box card I created for her following that theme.

Magnolia Little London Afternoon Tea

Card ingredients include:

Stamp: Magnolia Little London Afternoon Tea
Coloured in Prismacolor pencil

Sunday, 14 July 2019

A Fintastic Birthday

And the other birthday card this week was another water theme card with this super fun set from Craftin Desert Divas, Jawesome.

Craftin Desert Divas Jawsome

Card ingredients include:

Papers: Kaiser Craft Rock Pool paper pack

Ahoy There

It's birthday week in my family this week with 2 nephews celebrating birthdays. This is one of the cards I made for one of the birthday boys.

Magnolia Pirate Edwin

Card ingredients include:

Stamp: Magnolia Pirate Edwin
Papers: Grace Taylor 'Playtime' paper pack

Live a Big Life!

It was my daughters birthday this week. She is a huge fan of the movie series 'How To Train Your Dragon' and I was able to find this gorgeous little stamp from The Paper Shelter which perfectly suited that theme.

The Paper Shelter My Little Dragon Army

Card ingredients include:

Coloured with Prismacolor Pencils

Dream Big

My niece had her birthday last months and this was her card I made for her special day.

Saturated Canary (Krista Leigh Smith) 'Ovation'

Card ingredients include:

Stamp: Saturated Canary (Krista Leigh Smith) 'Ovation'
Coloured in Copics


I had left this card to the absolute last minute to make for Mother's Day the other month. Glad it turned out as well as it did!

Card ingredients include:

Stamps: Magazine Freebie - Build a Bouquet
Coloured in Copics
Paper: Sugar & Spice Russian Dolls paper pack

Saturday, 8 June 2019


I love being asked to create special cards for special people and special events. This is my first Christening card for a little cherub, and because its going to be a keepsake, I went with a shadow box card which is always a winner.

Card ingredients include:

Stamp: Magazine freebie
Coloured in Pencil

A dino-mite birthday!

Here is the other roaring card I was asked to come up with from a friend. I hope the little Chomper loves it as much as I do!

Lawn Fawn Critters of the Past

Lawn Fawn Critters of the Past

Card ingredients include:

Stamps: Lawn Fawn Critters of the Past
Coloured in Copics

Princess time!

I was delighted when a friend asked me to make a couple of birthday cards for her kids. This one, fit for a Princess!

Magnolia Lady Tilda

Magnolia Lady Tilda

Card ingredients include:

Stamp: Magnolia Lady Tilda
Coloured in Copics

Saturday, 25 May 2019


A beautiful family had the devastating experience of having to bring their baby boy into the world asleep. There are no words which can help to alleviate their grief, so the only thing I could come up with was a keepsake for them to know that we are here for them.

Card ingredients include:

Papers: Kaiser Craft 'Pitter Patter' paper pack, white shimmer cardstock, blue glitter cardstock.

Dies: Spellbinders Grand Circle, Memory Box Precious Cloud, Maryanne Creatables Feet, Lala Land Folding Banner, Memory Box Heart Flourish, DV 'A Little Mint' Alpha.

Other: Gathered Twigs Distress ink, ribbon, overall charm, brads, rhinestones.

Autumn Breeze

I've not had much spare time what with the chaos of life. I've been working on this Kit & Clowder class for a while but finally found time to finish it off. I love the richness of the colours in this class <3.

The Paper Shelter Autumn Breeze Kit & Clowder April 2019 Marker class

Coloured in Copic