Category Archives: card making

Calendar and Cellophane

My neighbour gave me some pretty cellophane which had been used to wrap a bouquet of flowers and asked if it was any good for my cards. I thought I could use it for backing but had nothing I could … Continue reading

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Today was Saturday 17th September

We have had a pretty busy day and only just settling down to relax for the evening. We both walked Maya this morning, and although not one of our best walks, we met up with several people, two of which … Continue reading

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Thinking ahead

While Hubby was taking our friend’s daughter to the train station today, I got the kit out, put a CD on and settled down to make some Christmas cards. For the past couple of years I’d been struggling to find … Continue reading

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Cards and a chest

While Hubby was up the road putting a garden chest together, I got the kit out and made some Hello cards as previously mentioned using some of the photos of Maya. Our boating friends were deeply saddened when we lost … Continue reading

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Card, Paper and sticky tape Vs Car Maintenance

Yep, the card making kit came out this afternoon and the results are a mixed bag. I used up a lot of odds and ends, some worked out OK, others not so hot, but I made seven in total. We … Continue reading

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Card Session 9th July

I made ten cards this afternoon and was quite pleased with the results. I seem to have had a lot of purple in my efforts today!

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Wedding Belles

A friend in the next road has asked if I could make a wedding card. I said sure , but I had nothing suitable in my box so would look out for something. She said it’s not a bride and … Continue reading

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Bet he’s not expecting this……………

Other Brother is 80 on July 4th. He’s my eldest sibling, with Bro next in line at 78 on July 19th. I shall be getting his card in the post to NZ next week just in case there’s a mail … Continue reading

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Experiments for the Hello Box

I’ve had a few ideas bouncing around in my head on how to use some of the patterned papers in my card making kit which don’t seem to go with anything else. Pieces I thought were square actually weren’t, but … Continue reading

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Card making session 28th May

My kit has overflowed to three boxes, 2 tins, and a basket, and this does not include the boxes I have containing finished cards for myself or those people may wish to buy or I give away as gifts. I … Continue reading

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