Month: August 2014

August 23, 2014 Gwen Fletcher No comments exist

My friend Sharon Bramley has a lot to answer for because she forced me to buy this stepper die just last week! She told me I “needed” to have it and that I would regret it if I didn’t. No, only joking but she did show me how fantastic it really is and Yes, it…

August 22, 2014 Gwen Fletcher No comments exist

I really like white on white design for Christmas cards and it can be quite tricky as not all whites are the same, which sounds mad but it’s true. This card started out with the intention of being all white but then I decided to use a rich blue to give it a bit of…

August 21, 2014 Gwen Fletcher No comments exist

This card is a tent fold and has a BoBunny Double Dot paper background, framing the chevron cut foiled trees panel. A fluffy bow and some frosted dots finish off. The Merry Christmas message comes ready cut and just needs to be snipped from its surround.

August 20, 2014 Gwen Fletcher No comments exist

Again an A6 card but this time it is folded on the left hand side to create a landscape card. The holly design is created with a punch and repeated along the red border but also used as a feature on the central panel.

August 19, 2014 Gwen Fletcher No comments exist

This card is very fresh looking and quite simple.A panel of white, star embossed card is layered onto a tent fold white A6 card. Three narrow strips of paper cut with chevron ends, inked lightly create the left hand detail. The house has been die cut from a 12×12 sheet and matted onto a larger…

August 18, 2014 Gwen Fletcher No comments exist

I love this Kaisercraft foiled bauble paper and I found a lovely stamp that complimented it perfectly. So I stamped and embossed the bauble onto minty green card and then matted it onto silver satin card to create a topper. The horizontal panel is embossed with one of the older Cuttlebug folders ( I think…

August 17, 2014 Gwen Fletcher No comments exist

This is a zig-zag folded card, topped with card which has a punched edge, ( EK Success, it punches and embosses some detail), embossed paper with the same edge, a label die and a ready made topper. A few topaz coloured gems just finish it off. The first picture shows how the card is folded…

August 16, 2014 Gwen Fletcher 1 comment

The next few cards are all from our recent Saturday bumper Christmas workshop. All the ladies produced some lovely cards and we had great fun and consumed lots of cake all washed down with lashings of tea!The cards are quite simple but then we are talking about speedy crafting! Hobby House Snow Princess. Isn’t she…