Sep 28, 2018

Christmas Card Making 
A few new designs to share

Have yourself a merry little Christmas
8 by 8 inch card with festive bauble embellishments
finished with Artificial pine, ribbon and poinsettia

Special Card for a couple
8 y 8 inch card
Which I padded with wadding, 
and covered in Satin and lace fabric
finished with Ribbon trim
and ivy leaves and large poinsettia

Side view to see the Padding

Christmas Rose Decoupaged
on a 8 by 8 inch card
with matted and layered panel

Frosty and bright in Red and White
Background has be glitter and artificial snow added to background edge
Plastic snowflakes in different sizes tucked under the topper.
with lace and tiny snowballs across the lace 
Finished with a handmade paper poinsettia

Close up of handmade paper poinsettia

Snowman pleated pinwheel decoration on a matching card
Pleated pinwheel decorations is held in place with a magnet.

The main card matched the decoration 
so that when you take the decoration off to hang on your tree
the card is still complete

Sep 20, 2018

I attended the fabulous Foamiran Festival
Organised hosted by Agnies Barska from 14 Craft Bar
with the help of her wonderful family and brilliant tutors
if you didn't attend and love foamiran, 
you really must check dates for next year
 and put it in your Diary
Entrance was €4.00
with classes ranging from €35.00 
the whole Event was in support of Barretstown
there was fabulous demonstrations
and small mini make and take classes for €10.00
with a huge craft shop
and yes I spent loads.
Thank you to Patricia O Leary and Karen O Reilly for lifts, 
their company, and loads of laughs.
I really enjoyed my weekend off
I Attended the Class on Sunday Morning 
with Emilia Sieradzan (Lady E )
You can find her, and details for 14 Craft Bar 
and Foamiran Ireland on Facebook.

I decided to make Cards 
with the flowers I made instead of the Exploding box.

and to top it all
I won 4 spot prizes

Thank you to everyone involved 
for a fabulous crafty weekend