Category Archives: card making

Card session 18th July

Once the sun had moved to the back of the house, I got the kit out and made a few cards this afternoon. I had a lot of bits and pieces that needed using up so set to work with … Continue reading

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A mind full of men

Those of you familiar with my card making efforts are aware that I use butterflies and flowers a lot, and recently have progressed to ribbons, feathers and leaves. Not very manly though, is it? So yesterday, I went into the … Continue reading

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Cards today

With not much else to do, and ideas still bouncing around in my head, I got the kit out this afternoon and set to with pencil and ruler. My idea of cutting out half squares/circles a bit like a maze … Continue reading

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Hit and Miss

I’ve had a productive day and made 10 cards today. Most were simple put togethers rather than specific original ideas, but one of my experiments seems to have paid off, so I will probably do something similar in the future. … Continue reading

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Armed and dangerous

I’ve always said I could be dangerous when I get some ideas, and there are a fair few rambling round in my noggin at the moment. I wake up some mornings and my head is throbbing with things to try … Continue reading

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Bit of a let down on several counts

Well, for a blank page of a day, it has certainly had some things in it! We got Hubby’s prescription with no trouble, then decided to stop in town and try to get him some light weight shoes. We have … Continue reading

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A better session

As mentioned in my Today is………….. post, I settled down to make some more cards today. I ditched the ribbon one but used the back of it to cover my stitching on the curves with straight lines. It will make … Continue reading

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Feather brained

I had a card making session today following on from a prototype I made using feathers the other day. An elderly lady down the road had a birthday at the weekend and I gave her one of my butterfly cards.  … Continue reading

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I can do that……

This has been a thought on my mind with card making since my last session, and today I put it to the test. This was the card that started my mind thinking: I found the decoupage kit at the bottom … Continue reading

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Old ways

Five Hello cards will hit five mats in a couple of days. On the backs of 4 are a little smiley sticker and a warning ‘IT’S BRIGHT!’ These went to my aunt, who is my Dad’s sister and in her … Continue reading

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