Friday, 27 February 2009


I have received an award from Yvonne, I would just like to say a huge thanks for that.
There are the 6 rules;

1. The winner can put the logo on their blog.
2. Link the person you received your award from.
3. Nominate at least 5 other blogs.
4. Before listing the nominees give a brief reason why you chose them.
5. Put links of those blogs on yours.
6. Leave a message on the blogs you have nominated.
I will be back to add these later thanks

Mother's Day Lattice

Lattice L designed using Design Master and cut with Robo I used Jane Netley Cd from Joanna Sheen for the Fushia as this is the flower that was asked for the Gra file is Here

I inked the lattice with a fusion of Pinks and Reds to match the flower and stamped the Greeting with the same colours

Thursday, 26 February 2009

Lattice Arch

After designing the Engagement card I decided to have a play and came up with a lattice arch Gra file is here also an L shaped lattice Gra file here
enjoy these files


An Engagement card I designed the lattice and Initials in Design Master and cut with Robo
I then added Glitter, punched Hearts and Butterflies to the lattice and Die cut Funky Heats at the bottom of card with a banner greeting printed in Gold GRA File Here

Wednesday, 25 February 2009

Push me pull me card 1

1 You need piece of card 29.5 cm x 14cm

2 Measure and score the card width ways three times 9.5cm you will

be left with a lip do not cut this off. you need this tostick the folded card together so that the movable parts are free to slide

Using a bone folder crease each score line.

3 You will need another two pieces of card 14cm x 8.5 cm's

these will be the push and pull pieces

Decorate one side of both cards i,e Verse and topper or two verses

make sure they are flat to the cards

4 You will also need a piece of polythene 3 cm x 30 cm

I use a carrier bag

5 Wrap the polythene around the side end panel

of the folded card not the end with the lip


Push me Pull me Card 2

6 When you have your polythene in place and stuck with sellotape
you can fix the two pieces of card ( should be face up)to the polythene strip one sits at the back
and the other sits at the front
To stick use DS tape on the polythene and at opposite sides as per diagram
Add a ribbon to the card that pulls on the right

7 Fold the card and decorate the middle panel of the folded card
making sure it is the right way up

8 & 9 this is how your card should look

Enjoy making this card

Tuesday, 24 February 2009

An Award

I have been given this award from
Val a lovely lady who has some fantastic cards on her blog
I must give this award to five people and it is so hard to choose but here goes
Maureen who is always stopping by to leave lovely comments on my blog and has some fabby cards on her own blog.
Michelle The midnight crafter and has a fabby blog that is full of beautiful innovative ideas.
Angela This lovely lady has lots of different crafts and makes a lot of it for charities some beautiful cards take a look.
Shell who always leaves lovely comments on my blog and has some fabby ideas on her own blog.
Angel who leaves lovely and encouraging comments on my blog she is such a lovely lady and also has her own fantastic blog.
There are a lot more of you who leave wonderful comments but the rules are five I'm sorry that I have had to leave anyone out

Design master Freebie

Hi everyone here are some templates I have designed they are GRA files and will only work with Design Master

18th birthday aperture Files

21st Aperture File

Nestie shape File

Masonic Symbol File

Heartfelt Sympathy

A few sympathy cards designed and cut with robo
I printed the greeting and added a ribbon If you would like the file it is Here


Another card for the same person but from a grandchild again wording aperture designed and cut with robo Butterflies made qith dies and added a few bits of glitter if you would like the file for this it is here it also includes the mum file

Parchment Butterflies

A birthday card for a mum who loves butterflies
I designed the wording in Design Master and cut it with Robo
Made four little parchment butterflies and used some tapestry stamping

Monday, 23 February 2009

Girl Glamour

Another card using Robo I inked the card in colours to match the topper which I got from Sassy Chic My crft Studio added Ribbon, glitter and gems

Footy Card for a Girl

Birthday Card for a Hamilton Accie Fan
I cut the lettering on the side of the card with the Robo used a szzix die for the shorts but designed the red & white stripes on the PC so that I could add a Nickname.
I inked the final layer of white linen card with red added a ribbon and some gems

Saturday, 21 February 2009

Footy Shirt for A4 card

I was asked for a large card for a Rangers Fan! I made a footy shirt on the PC cut it out folded it and used A3 card. I printed the greeting and stamped the background using whisper ink then matted and layered the shirt onto the football colours

Crafting with Harry

This is the place mat Harry made with my help of course he was alittle shocked when I painted his little hands but soon got into the swink of it

Monochromatic Birthday

I was also asked to make a birthday card in black and white I cut the HB with the robo and the letters with one of the Cuttlebug fonts and used Joanna Sheen's Dancing with Shadows CDs and then finished with a die ct butterfly glitter and gems

Twin Sis

I was asked to make a card for a twin sister so decided to use my Robo and design Twin Sis
I used My craft studio world of water colour for the decoupage and finished with glitter
I love this colour selection as I used hammered card I chalked the background with matching colours

Wednesday, 18 February 2009

Darling Wife

This the second card I was asked to make
I used My craft Studio for Decoupage and printed the greeting
then used organza ribbon and gems to finish

A suffering birthday

I was aksed to make two cards one to the one who suffers me on her birthday and the other
To my Darling Wife on her Birthday.
This is the suffering one I used Jolly Nations the perfect houswife decoupage and blinged it up with gem and glitter card

Monday, 16 February 2009

card fit for a Mason

I was asked to make a card last year for someone in the Mason's
I designed this and cut it with Robo
I got the file out this morning as My OH wanted a card for a friend who is in the same Lvdge. Not spelt it wrong My OH is a member of the oldest lodge in Scotland and the only Lvdge that is spelt this way

Sunday, 15 February 2009

A friendship award

A frendship award I have been given from Angel who always stops by my blog to say hello and is a very talented lady

I have to pass this award on to more friends I made through blogging so here goes

Denise A blogging friend who gives me links to blog candy and is also very tanlented

Susie Another talented friend with some brilliant ideas

Maureen A lovely lady and friend who has helped me so much through the imagenation forum

Bev who pops onto my blog often to say hell another very talented lady

Wendy This lady puts on some really wicked challenges for crafters Companion forum which has helped me with scrapbooking layout and yes I am now going to take part in the challenges

If I have missed anyone out I am sorry I have made some really beautiful friends while blogging and really would like to award it to every one of you

Thank you all

Saturday, 14 February 2009


Shop-a-holic Decopage I used My craft Studio for the decopage and greeting.
Stamped the small images and embossed with Blonde moments embossing powder

I Love you

A4 valentine's Card aperture designed and cut with Robo.
Forever friends Stamped and watercoloured.
I added little punched hearts and glitter to finish