Category Archives: card making

Finishing Touch

I said yesterday that I thought one of my cards looked a little empty in the top corner. I found just the thing to rectify that at the bottom of my third box of trimmings. Voila:

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Today’s card making

I was given some pretty trimmings by our neighbour and for the past few days have been working on how to use them. Looking through my box of bits and bobs, I discovered my 5 packs of 3D butterflies and  … Continue reading

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Something different today

I’ve lost a day as I keep thinking it’s Sunday. Sundays bring in several challenges, and today has been, shall we say, a little quiet. To be honest, I’ve made an effort to do something different today as I felt … Continue reading

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Hello Cards: 22nd January

I have a few letters to write to some friends and think a card is nicer than boring writing paper, so I got the kit out today. Some time ago I made up some catherine wheels as an experiment, but … Continue reading

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It’s a Man Thing

I have a birthday coming up in February for a guy I worked with from 2002 to 2007 who has never forgotten my birthday or a card at Christmas. Looking through the few cards I have left, nothing was suitable … Continue reading

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Today is Thursday 10th December

Today has been a good day! We were up quite early and the three of us on the road just after 9am. We arrived in town in less than half an hour and managed to find a parking space straight … Continue reading

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Enough is enough

I seem to be making my cards in batches of seven as that’s how many I made today. They are all different, one being a piece of A4 card stock which I folded into three, added a greeting and stuck … Continue reading

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Card Making session…… Finally!!

I’ve had some fun today, and spent about four hours with papers, scalpel, sticky tape and gem stones putting a few cards together. One took me over an hour and a second almost an hour as I nearly cocked it … Continue reading

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Playing with templates

You might remember my mentioning that Hubby had made up a couple of templates for my card making kit and I was looking forward to giving them a test drive. Well, I’ve had some fun today and learned a couple … Continue reading

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Butterflies and Santas

Yes, I’ve been at it again and got the card boxes out this afternoon. Here are five of the seven made, 5 for Christmas cards and 2 Hello. The latter both had a butterfly theme, but one I wasn’t that … Continue reading

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