Dec 30, 2012

A Beautiful Romance

My First
Creative Card Making Workshop of 2013
is in Kilcoole
Sunday the 3rd of February
(This workshop is now Full)
Time 10.30 to 5.30
Theme; A Beautiful Romance
Romantic inspired card suitable for Engagement Anniversaries or Female Birthdays
We will make 4 projects on the day and you will receive a 5th project to make at home, which will be demonstrated at the end of the day, all kits come with full instructions
We will stop half way for a lovely home cooked lunch
Places limited to 8
Bookings Via Yvonne 01 2010117 
or Email me HERE
I am repeating this workshop on the 
Sunday 10th of February
Only 1 places available. 

 I am starting a new
Creative Card Making Beginners Course 
Starting Tuesday 12th of February 2013
Every Tuesday for 4 weeks
Time 10.30am  to 2.00 pm
We will make 2 cards at each class.
I will teach, card scoring, matting and layering
colour combinations, starting with simple folds working up to fancy folds, decoupage, floral art, ribbon art, and so much more.

Everything needed Supplies, except adhesives.
Adhesive starter packs available.
Places limited to 8 people.
Cost €20.00 per morning
We will stop half way for tea/coffee and some home baking.
please email me HERE to book a place
or phone me on 01 2010117.
many thanks Yvonne

Dec 29, 2012

Hi Everyone
Hope you had a lovely Christmas
Santa was good to me I got a new camera, so trying it out today
This card was for a lady who reads the Irish Times 
from cover to cover every day
I hope to add details for my February Workshops over the new few days.
so check back, for the Wedding Stationery class
and my new Beginners class
Yvonne xx

Dec 21, 2012

Handmade Christmas Wreath

I managed to get all my cards finished so made my Christmas wreath this evening. it's very late for me, but I was just so busy this month, I never got around to it.
Here it is without the finishing touch

This is the completed wreath ready to hang

I have a fresh wreath tutorial on my tutorial page, check the right hand column for the link

Hand made cards

Hello Everyone
Well I am back home after my week away in Carlow
as you can see I have been busy catching up with my cards,
Here are some of the cards I made this week
quiet a lots of winter wedding cards to share and 2 Christmas
Disney theme wedding card with miniature Bouquet

Winter White and red card, with a touch of silver and a
 Christmas embellishment of poinsettias berries and ivy
lace and gem finish

Winter Gold and red version
with a lace and poinsettia embellishment finish

Champagne and pansies decoupaged on lilac background 

Pink and silver Decoupage card with tiny gems

Horseshoe and roses Card

All white with a touch of gold and silver

Red rose 40th Anniversary card

Personalised Christmas card for newly weds

Large Christmas card


Cute Christmas card

Dec 12, 2012

Wishing you all a very 

God Bless 
Yvonne xx

Dec 5, 2012

Handmade Cards

Irish Dancing competition winner

Get well soon


Disco and Cocktails

Large A4 Santa card

Large 4 cards music lover

A few more of today's makes

Handmade Christmas Decorations

Good morning everyone
I have been so busy with Christmas cards, my own as well as orders, not out of the ordinary, so hence not to many photos, should be finished today, so will pop any different ones I do up over the weekend,  

Handmade Christmas decorations

Snowman Decoupaged Card

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

I started decorating my house last week as I had friends coming to dinner on Saturday,
Will have a few more photo's to share later in the week.
I think my camera is finally on its last legs, as the colour isn't great on these pictures.
Yvonne xx

Dec 4, 2012

Hi Everyone
Sorry I haven't posted for a few days
But I have been so busy with Christmas cards
I just haven't had a minuet
I have some photo's to share tomorrow, 
Yvonne xx