Category Archives: hobbies and interests

Truthful Tuesday: December 1st 2020

It’s Tuesday, so Frank sets us the Truthful Tuesday poser. https://pcguyiv.wordpress.com/2020/12/01/truthful-tuesday-december-1st-2020/ The Question With the exception of blogging (assuming it’s a hobby and not your profession), do you have any unique hobbies or pastimes? I don’t know if you’d class … 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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It’s finished

Don’t expect something brilliant, as things do tend to look better in my head than in reality, but the box is finished. I had no idea what I was doing, had no guide so made it up as I went … Continue reading

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Box clever

Well, not quite or maybe not, but today has been a better day with my box effort. There seems to be a lot of interest in My Box, and I’m having some fun putting it together. I’ve managed to cover … Continue reading

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Boxed in

You may recall yesterday I said I had an idea for making a gift box as I couldn’t find one for my neighbour’s gift. Well today, I found LOADS of flat pack boxes in various sizes and as I had … Continue reading

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Take Seven of a different kind

I made seven cards today, and would describe it as my Purple Period. I had three ‘gate cards’, ie, those that fold to the centre, and to be honest, I have never really been happy with them. The original trimmings … Continue reading

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Cards made today

I made a dozen cards today. Some of the ideas I had didn’t work, but nothing was wasted and I used up a lot of odds and sods. I love butterflies, and use them a lot in my cards. It … Continue reading

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The Robin Hood Droop

As you know, Hubby and I have a dartboard up in the hall and I get thrashed more often than not. I miss my Tuesday night games, but it is unclear if the league will resume this year. A lot … Continue reading

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My Hobbies

I’ve always enjoyed doing jigsaw puzzles, but it’s only since Hubby and I have been together that we’ve actually framed them. In the cottage we had a couple of WASGIJs where the picture on the box was not the picture … Continue reading

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And so the learning begins…………

Oh what fun it was trying to work out how to do previously simple things and getting more and more confused by the second. I made some cards this afternoon and took pictures of my efforts as normal. Trying to … Continue reading

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