Mar 19, 2016

Hello Everyone
I am Looking for Shops to sponsor a craft prize, 

for the Wilton Hotel Craft Weekend 15th to 17th of April 

We are having a raffle in aid of the Five loaves Homeless Charity in Bray Co Wicklow, and need a few more raffle prizes, the last event in November we raised €793.34, and hope to do as well this time, so if you can donate a craft prize or voucher, I would really appreciate it,
please leave a comment if you can help. 
or email me HERE
and I will give you an advertisement in the weekend newsletter. 
and on my blog.

Mar 5, 2016

A Few of this weeks cards
Stepper Card
With a handmade bird fountain and little bird
in peach and cream

Elegant Birthday card for lady

Tri-fold Confirmation card
this one would suit boy or girl, and has a pocket inside for money.

Vintage travel card for Gents birthday

Communion Side opening C5 landscape card.
6cm to the left have be stuck flat, to give a 15cm Sq card for insert.
it has a beautiful rosary beads on the lace panel.

Mar 3, 2016

A few more cars to share today
This one is a C5
I have use 3 toning blue backgrounds, which are matted and layered on to kraft card.
Added a wide lace band, with a hessian and 
lace trim down the side,
over-layed 2 of the matted layers. and add a greeting.
I used a selection of die cut leaves and swirls down the side
and a selection of loop and tail bows 
and finished with a rose in the centre

C5 Shabby Chic card
This one has torn layers with torn rolled detail
I added a pretty scrap of lace under the rolled detail
and a selection of tiny paper roses
a selection of die-cut leaves and finished with some ribbon loop and tails
and two 4 loop bows.

8 by 8 inch white scalloped card
This card has 2 embossed panels, 
which were cut together in a wavy edge
so that the card has two contrasting designs
I have added a plaited ribbon trim across the wavy join.
(tutorial found here)
And I added a handmade shabby chic flower to some die-cut leaves and swirls. and finished with a rose bud spray, 
and a larger rose in the center

My Fair Lady Hat Card
This card has a selection of feather plumes 
and a selection of different ribbon techniques
you can find tutorials for all the different bows
 in the right hand column
the image is from the my fair lady cd rom by Debbie Moore

You can find tutorials for all the different bows and ribbon techniques in the right hand column