Category Archives: hobbies and interests

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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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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Gone home

It’s nearly 8pm and we have had another enjoyable walk round the park this evening. It is so restful when the visitors have gone home and we can amble without having to get out of people’s way. Talking to a … 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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Cute alert May 16th

We had been told that there was just one gosling chick last week, but when our neighbour walked through the park on Friday, she said she’d seen three families. We decided to walk there today armed with my new camera … 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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CB or not CB, that is the question

When Hubby mentioned getting a new CB set, I was all for it. Everything was duly ordered, and arrived in good time. Since then, it has been a learning curve due to my naivety. My only dealings with CB was … 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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