Monday, 10 December 2018

New Baby Boy Exploding Box

I made this for my little Hungarian friend Andrea way back in June. I only made it that early because she had found out what the sex was. He was born 12th November but only got to give it to her (via a mutual friend) today!!!

Stamperi - Baby Boy scrapbook paper pad
BoBunny - Powder blue double dot
Bazzill - White card
My Favorite Things, Die-Namics stitched mini scallop square STAX
Poppystamps - Small Madison Window Die
Poppy Stamps - Grand Madison Door die
Martha Stewart Crafts Lace Heart Edge Punch
Spellbinders Stately Circles die
The template for the shoes can be found here
Template for the crib can be found here

Friday, 7 December 2018

Christmas Knitting Gnomes !!!

Christmas card for a friend ...

 Unknown artists created artwork but mixed together by me to create the picture I wanted. Pictures found on my Dolls house balls of wool for embellishments.

Fat Christmas birds Christmas Card

For my son and daughter- in -law ...
Doodlebug Design paper - Snowdrift
Fat birds - colored with Derwent coloursoft pencils and Zig wink of  Stella red glitter brush pen apart from sky background with was done on the computer. The picture on the box top unfortunately I don't who created it but it can be found here

Little Santa Christmas Card

Christmas card for a friend ...

 Santa Artwork by Caroline Nyman found on

Forest Deer Christmas Card

Christmas card for my Son's in laws ...
Kaiser craft 12x12 paper -Frosted collection -Chilly
Leaf dies - Nellie Snellen
Poppystamps - Forest Deer 
Front and insert images - computer made and found

Dragon Christmas card for my Dad

I started making this card last year but ended up making a Rupert the bear card instead. So this year I finished it, something different !!! ...
 Dragon picture on the front by Brian Kesinger ( though I added the baubles!!!) as are the background scenes on the inserts.
The arched window frame I made on the computer (an arched window clipart and the brick work was "borrowed" from an Alota rubber stamp I have. The shield was also made by me on the computer.
 Take care and keep smiling :)

Monday, 12 November 2018

New Baby Card

My son asked me to make a baby card for a friend he went to school with, baby isn't due until the new year but I do like to be ahead of the game ...

Polka dot card made with Sizzix A4 polka dot embossing folder
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Elegant Ovals dies
Dress it up buttons
Front picture and box pictures sourced from the web

Take care and keep smiling :)

Sunday, 28 October 2018

Disney Villains Birthday Card

My Daughter-in-law Phoebe is a Disney fan, so for her birthday this year I did Disney villains...

 Thank you for looking and take care and keep smiling :)

Sunday, 30 September 2018

Fat Ponies (Norman Thelwell) Birthday card

Thought it high time I did something different other than Rupert Bear for my Dad. So after some trawling 'round the internet I came across the Thelwell cartoons that my Dad is also very fond of ...
 Take care and keep smiling :)

Tuesday, 4 September 2018

Van Gogh Birthday card - for my son

A birthday card for my son. He said he liked it, but it was not what he was expecting. Well I said I do like to be different :)

 I love the front picture of Van Gogh and the cat by Frank R Sofo and my son and his wife LOVE cats, so it had to be done.