Wednesday, 7 October 2015

Serendipity Stamps Challenge.

Good morning friends, followers and visitors...

Serendipity Stamps Challenge Guest  Designer.


So happy to be asked to guest designer on Serendipity Challenge blog  for  # 48 What`s New? 

First time I have done this so bare with me. LOL.

I cut Acetate with the solid die,  adhered the pretty Floral butterfly after tinting with inks and glitter.

This is the Petite Butterfly from the full set..

swirl with leaves is Cheery Lynn Fanciful Flourish.  
dotted with pearls.


This is the challenge for October, would love you play along with the challenge! sure like me you have something new in your stash. 

I will be back on the 21st with my second card.

Thank you for  calling by my blog..Pam x

Sunday, 4 October 2015

With Love Box.

Good evening friends, followers and visitors,

Hope you are well and had a lovely day like us in South Yorkshire, beautiful sun..think it`s all change from tomorrow.

Had a play day today using my new die.. "Sizzix Pillow Box  660844 Thinlet Plus"

Fancied a pillow box for a while, loved the look of this one having two fancy inserts and shaped top.

Made this for my box.. as a tryer!!

You can put the lace panel either side, I like it this side with the shaped top!.
Stamped with love.. Added Cheery Lynn "Fanciful Flouish"  ribbon bow..made stick pins
Few pearls..

These would be lovely for a wedding ..present..Christmas ...

Bought mine from Susan at  Country View Crafts.. she has reduced them..LOL   you do need an A4 die cutting machine..

Thank you for calling by ..back soon Pam x.

Friday, 2 October 2015

Blue Poinsettias..

Good morning friends, followers and visitors,

Sharing my DT card for Poppystamps blog today..

I have used those Poinsettias flowers again, on a quick make card this time. again the same colours, love these colours on  Christmas cards.

Close up of the flowers.

I die cut 4 "Small Posh Outline" & 2 "Small Luxe Ponsettia Background" 
Inked the solids with distress ink.  Tumbled Glass.  glittered with "Diamond Sprinkles" by cosmic shimmers.
layered up as shown with wet glue. added a pearl in the centres. these I arranged onto "Open Studio" Circle Layers & Pinpoint Scalloped Circles.

Embossing Tattered lace "Ditsy Dots" folder.

Most item available from 

open studio.
Studio Circle Layers.   here
Pinpoint Scalloped Circles.  here
Small Posh Outline. here
Small Luxe Poinsettia Background.
Pine Boughs.
Lorelai leaf.
Vintage Merry Christmas.
Distress ink Tumbled Glass.
Cosmic shimmer. Diamond Sprinkles.
Tattered lace. Ditsy Dots. embossing folder.

Thank you for stopping by.. Pam x

Thursday, 1 October 2015

To My Special Daughter.

Good morning friends, followers and visitors.

Sharing my Daughters birthday is also my S_I_L her husband and my Granddaughters, my Son`s Daughter.. 3 birthdays same day!

Love this stamp by Impression Obsession designed by Alesa Baker.. E6402. Feminine Form, had for a long while I had to get from the US.

Stamped with Memento London Fog ink, coloured with pro markers and added a touch of frantage!.
& glamour dust.
I cut this with Spellbinder Mega Oval dies .

This was layered onto Crea-nest-lies XXL rectangles.
Corner cut with Open studio "Distressed Windham Collage" mat onto pink card which I frantage the corner.
Made my stick pins.. added a bow Cheery Lynn "Flourish Leaf Strip"(green) long spray free from
 "Tattered Lace" magazine.
Old stamp to a special Daughter..cut with Open studio "Stitched Circle Layers"

Crea-Nest-lies  XXL   Rectangles. here
Open Studio.
Stitched Circle Layers.  here
Distressed Windham Collage .here
Spellbinder Mega Oval (discounted )
Cheery Lynn. Flourish Leaf Strip.
Impression Obsession designed by Alesa Baker.. E6402.
 long spray free from
 "Tattered Lace" magazine.
Frantage ..Shabby Pink.
Memento London Fog.

Thank you for stopping by....Pam x

Saturday, 26 September 2015

Christmas Hearts and Home.

Good evening friends, followers and visitors..

Thank you everyone for your kind comments you leave, I appreciate them all and love to read them..

Christmas card using some of my favourite colours for Christmas,  mainly white.. touch of blue/green/red..

Created a scene in an oval, using M/B Country Fence Oval Frame.

I started by cutting two card sizes 6.3/4" x 6.3/4" top layer I cut the frame out in the using my Fiskars stamp press I stamped the "Stampendous " Snowy Retreat" on the other card piece through the oval ..Created a frame using "Crea-Nest-Lies" XXL Ovals. top card embossed in Sue Wilson..A4   "Snowflake Lattice" ..glued frame to this.
Finished card size 7.1/2" x 7.1/2"..

Easy Poinsettia flower! last years " Small Lux Background die" with this years "Small Posh Outline Poinsettia" inked and touch of glitter on the solid Poinsettia.
Cute Cheery Cardinal birds cut in red.

Butterfly Kisses sentiment stamp..
Touch of ink on the trees and blue path or stream? glossy accents to make it look icy!.

Items used available from

Memory Box/Poppystamps.
Country Fence Oval Frame.  here
Small Posh Outline Poinsettia  here
Small Lux Poinsettia Background.
Cheery Cardinals.   here
Pine Needle Twigs.  here
Holly branch.           here
Crea-Nest-Lies-XXL ovals.  here
Distress. Tumbled Glass & Bundled Sage.
Versafine Smoky Grey.

Spellbinders Grand Squares ( Discontinued)
Sue Wilson   Double Pierced Square Dies.

Cling.Snowy Retreat Stamp. CRH 109.
Glossy accents.
Diamond Sparkles.

Embossing folder  Sue Wilson Snowflake Lattice. 
Butterfly Kisses sentiment stamp.

Thank you for stopping by my blog... Pam x

Friday, 25 September 2015

Kindness At Christmas.

Good morning friends, followers and visitors,

Sharing my DT card for Poppystamps blog ..

I wanted to incorporate this lovely "Kindness of People" stamp by memory box onto a Christmas card.

This is how I did this.

Card size 71/2"x 61/2"..

I cut the poppystamps "Emory Oval Frame" adhered to pale blue card, then  hand cut the shape.
Using my Fiskars easy stamp press , stamped the sentiment with versamark clear ink and silver embossing powder added a small amount of chunky white frantage, heat from underneath.. At Christmas is from "Christmas Background Die".
Foam tape on the back, then onto "Majestra Background Die".

I used Sheena Douglas "Snowfall" embossing folder.
Then these beautiful "Snowflake Ribbon"  finished with Open Studio "Stitched Bows" med size & pearl snowflakes.

Hope you think this works for Christmas, as I do..

Items used available from..

Majestra Background Die. here
Emory Oval Frame.           here
Snowflake Ribbon.            here
Christmas background.
Open Studio. Stitched Bows. here
M/B Cling stamp
Kindness Of People.
White chunky frantage. here
Glamour dust.                here
Sheena Douglass E/F .Snowfall.
Silver embossing powder.

Thank you for stopping by...really appreciate you doing so.. back soon Pam x

Sunday, 20 September 2015

Granddaughters Birthday Card.

Good afternoon friends, followers and callers by.

Sharing a quick  card for my Granddaughters birthday, I can show this as she does not come on my blog.. This is one of three cards for my family`s birthday`s  1st October .. cannot share my Daughters & son-in-laws yet..also been busy with DT work, so sorry not posting much..

Image from Pinterest.. (hope its free) sure it said it was.
I took into "My Craft Studio" resized and added the swirls and text.

I used spellbinders matting basic`s A & B.. to cut the card and layers.
Seam binding bow beads and liquid pearls ..

thank you for stopping by..will be back soon Pam x