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Monday 31 August 2015

Joy.. Peace.. Love..

Good afternoon crafty friends, followers and callers by.

Fed up of rain today! what a change from beautiful sunshine yesterday..

Thank you everyone for your comments you leave, apologise if I cannot return them to you, I really appreciate you leaving them. xxx

Something a bit different from me today!! No glitter or Flowers.. Just Trees!!!. & A Snowflake..

I have used Memory box. Cascade Evergreen Frame with Evergreen Trio die.
The trees have a mix off "Stampendous" on them.. Chunky White embossing Enamel.. Stardust Transparent.. stash embossing green powder.  All sprinkled on these Trees and heated from underneath with a heat tool..

Sorry you cannot see the sparkle on this snowflake!!..I used versemark clear ink and Stardust Transparent powder, give a gentle sparkle.

Sentiment Penny black clear stamp set. Free with a magazine last year.
Think you`ll agree rather plainish for me..LOL.

Items used available from.

Memory box.
 Cascade Evergreen Frame..  here  
Evergreen Trio.                          here
Snowflake Ribbon.                      here
Crea-Nest-Lies, XXL Stitched Rectangles.  here
Stampendous. Chunky White Embossing Enamel.  here
Stardust Transparent.
Green embossing Powder.
Penny Black. Wonder Collection stamps. Free on Magazine.
Thank you for stopping by and any comments you leave.. Pam x

Sunday 30 August 2015

Oyster Stamps Blog Hop..29th August - 10th September. 2015.

Good Morning Crafty friends and followers..

Oyster Stamps Design Team  doing a blog hop!!! prizes to win....
29th August ---10th September. 2015.

First prize Heartfelt Creations stamp from "Poinsettia Collection" and Memory Box. Open Studio.. "Distressed Holiday Collage die" 

Second Prize one stamp from Heartfelt Creation "Poinsettia Collection"

To win you must be follower`s  and comment on all the blogs in this link below..

I would like to thank  Kathy for showing her beautiful stamping using "Stampendous Embossing Enamel" which is what I have used here.  

Heartfelt Creations "Sparkling Poinsettia Candle"  stamped and heat embossed with "Aged Ivory Embossing Enamel" coloured with Distress Inks "Tumbled Glass"  "Broken China" & "Antique Linen"..

Side Panels  Snowflakes using Memory box "Open Studio"  "Distressed Holiday Collage die"

I also used Glamour Dust..LOL.
Gold glitter for candle flame./pearls..

My second Card.

Heartfelt Creations "Joy To The World" and die from M/B "Distressed Holiday Collage" 4 dies in the set.
Sprinkled Shabby White Embossing Enamel and copper embossing powder.
square cut out Poppy stamps Stitched Square Layers.. Crea-nest-lies XXXL Rectangles.

Good luck if you take part.. hope you gained some inspiration.. all the DT will be projects or card designs, some will use these stamp or other from this Heartfelt Poinsettia collection and the same MB Distressed Holiday Collage die..

Heartfelt Creations. Poinsettia
M/B Open Studio. Distressed Holiday Collage. here 

 thank you for stopping by...Hugs Pam xx 

Saturday 29 August 2015

Ornament Trio Cutout.

Hi friends, followers and caller by..

Christmas card I am sharing today is my DT card for Poppystamps blog post.

I have used  multi coloured holographic card from my stash,under the baubles... years ago I always used holographic on Christmas cards, makes a change from glitter..LOL

Tails on the baubles I cut from Open Studio "Stitched Bows"..

Stitched Holly Border I cut from card 2.1/4" so I had the depth for "Snowy Merry Christmas" red holographic..

Left corner holly "Stitched Holly  Leaves and Berries".

Items I used are available from

Ornament Trio Cutout. here
Stitched Holly Border.  here
Snowy Merry Christmas.  here
Stitched Holly Leaves and Berries.  here
Open Studio. Stitched Bows.   here
Gems.from stash.

Thank you for calling by really appreciate it..Pam x

Friday 28 August 2015

Quick Make Welcome Home Card.

Hi crafty friends, followers and callers by.

Sharing a quick cd crafting card  today!! had one of those phone calls from my Grandson..
 can you!!!!

His Fianc├ęs will be home for good on Sunday.. She has been studying and working abroad for around three years I think.. came home for holidays and Grandson went over there often.

I have used Serif, one of the many cd Digi kits,  I do not use enough!

Fussy cut this image, foam tape to add height.. Silk and paper flowers from my stash.. leaves bit box.. Heart Tim Holtz cut out to see what it looked like..  added glitter...Finished.. just going to do an insert now..

Thank you for stopping by.. have a great weekend.. Pam x

Oyster stamp Blog Hop starts tomorrow Saturday 29th with  Neet. I will be blogging Sunday..

Tuesday 25 August 2015

Friends "Pearl Wedding Anniversary" Card.

Good morning friends, followers and callers by...

Hope you have this lovely  sunshine we have in South  Yorkshire  today, Boy did we have a horrendous rain yesterday afternoon.

Sharing a Pearl Wedding Anniversary card, I made this for a lovely friend and her husband..

White card coloured with Versa colour "Amethyst" ink.
Heart in the background Cherry Lynn " Heart to Heart Lace Doily", I embossed the middle section (cuts separate) in Sue Wilson "Heart Lattice" E/F.

Computer text cut with "Little B" Cross Stitched Hearts.

Heartfelt Creations "Delicate Aster"  Flowers..inked and glittered..LOL.. stick pins I made.

Cherry Lynn "Flourish Leaf  Strip"..

Dainty leaf and swirl from Tattered Lace Magazine freebie die..

Heartfelt Creations Delicate Asters   here

Thank you for stopping by my blog and any comments you leave are gratefully  appreciated.
Hugs Pam x

Friday 21 August 2015

Lilac and White Christmas Greetings.

Good afternoon friends, followers and callers by... Welcome to new follower  Martine Van Hee thank you for joining me.

Sorry been a while since I blog, been busy on DT cards, share soon..

Two quick Christmas cards in Lilac and White.

Both same Memory box dies, reverenced colours.

Used on these cards Memory Box "Poinsettia Ornament and "Poinsettia Border" also "Small Blooming Poinsettia".. Corner details I used M/B Open Studio "Distressed Holiday Collage".

Greeting stamp Inkylicious Christmas Greetings. Lilac stamped with Brilliance ink..White WOW white e/p.

Glamour Dust and Pearls to finish.

All available from. 

Memory box. Poinsettia Ornament   here
Poinsettia Border.                               here
Small Blooming Poinsettia.                here
open Studio. Distressed Holiday Collage.  here
Inkylicious .Christmas Greetings.
Glamour dust/pearls     here  

Thank you for stopping by  Pam xx

Saturday 15 August 2015

Snowy Country Houses.

Hi everyone, hope you are all well.

Thank you so much for leaving me comments, really appreciate them all, sorry I cannot reply to those with no active blog..

This is my DT card for Poppystamp Dies.

Those that visit me will have seen me use this technique lately, snow effect with "Stampendous  Chunky White Embossing Enamel". 
Have put some photos over on Poppystamps how I did this if you need to know.

Think I have gone a bit mad with snow effect on the Country Houses LOL.
White card coloured with distress inks..

Made this a Christmas card.. But it would make many occasions..

Thank you for stopping by, Pam

Items used available from

Poppystamp dies.
Country Houses.  here 
Country Houses Roofs & Background.  here
Stitched Evergreen Trees.  here
Valley Snowflakes.     here  
Vintage Merry Christmas.
Pine Boughs.
Open Studio Square Layers.   here
stampendous Chunky White Embossing enamel.  here
DIs. Forest moss..Festive Berries.. Fossilized
Stickles Crystals.

Wednesday 12 August 2015

Wedding Card..

Good afternoon friends, followers and callers by.

Sharing a commission Wedding card, this is for the same couple as I posted on my blog 2nd August from a Godmother to God-daughter .

Some old die I have not used for a long time, Memory Box & Cherry Lynn..
Card Shape Spellbinders Grand Labels one & Decorative labels one (discontinued)  Scallop one is Cherry Lynn..embossed with Sue Wilson "Heart Lattice" A4 e/f..

Beautiful heart is Memory Box.. "Vidalia Heart" on Grand plain heart. computer text cut with Open studio "Cross Stitch My Heart"..

Mix of flowers all M/B.. Fabulous Phlox..Norrland Flowers..Lavish Branch. coloured with DIs. Glamour dust.
Leaves are  Cherry Lynn.. "Flourish Leaf Strip" & "Ivy Scallop".

Spider webb/seam binding/ pearls..
Beautiful private sentiment poem inside, from the God-mother.

items used some available from

Spellbinders Grand Labels One & decorative Labels One. (discontinued)
Memory Box. grand Heart.
Vidalia Heart.  here
Lavish Branch.
Fabulous Phlox.
Norrland Flowers.
Open studio.. Cross Stitch My Heart. here
Cherry Lynn.
Flourish Leaf Strip.
Ivy Strip.
Scallop  Like Labels One..
Sue Wilson. Heart Lattice A4 E/F
DIs Spun Sugar & Worn Lipstick.
Glamour dust/seam binding /Pearls.

Thank you for stopping by today..Hugs Pam x

Monday 10 August 2015

Butterfly and flowers.

Good afternoon everyone.

Thank you for your comments on my card yesterday, another card using the same die Memory box.. "Angel Wings Butterfly"..Thought I would do another card so you can see what it is like, die cut on its own, really pretty hope you think so!

Thought I had better use different colours combinations,  I had to take these photos in the garden (Bit windy) as I could not get true colours again..LOL.

This butterfly stays in the card..
I cut another butterfly in card and one in lemon velum, this was embossed in a embossing folder.

I used DIs on the embossed flowers.
Peacock Feathers & Fossilized Amber.
Of course Glamour dust...

Better view of the layering on the Butterfly..
Border across the top Open Studio.."Stitched Country Borders".
Pretty corner Poppystamps "Cottage Corner"..

Items used available from. 

Memory Box. Angel Wings Butterfly.  here
Pine Needle Twigs.          here
Poppystamps. Cottage Corner.   here
Open Studio. Stitched Country Borders.  here
Distress inks, Peacock Feathers/ Fossilized Amber. here
Glamour dust/ 
stamp from stash. Marion Emberson.
Birthday Kisses.

Thank you so much for any comment you leave, really appreciate it..Pam x

Sunday 9 August 2015

Butterfly Kisses.

Good afternoon, everyone.. Boy is it hot here in South Yorkshire today!, hope you all have this beautiful weather.

New and oldish Memory Box Dies today.. SORRY my favourite colours again!!!LOL .

Not a good photo for some reason.

New memory box "Angel Wings Butterfly"  With the oldish (last release) "Butterfly Exhibit"

I was looking for a fancy butterfly in my collection, could not believe this die fitted  perfect on the "Angel Wings"..  Love this design..
Really easy card to make..
I cut a card size 5.1/2" x  6.1/2" placed the Angel Wings where I wanted the cut and embossing to be, coloured with inks while still in the die..cut one more solid from the die to layer up.. Cut Butterfly Exhibit and adhered on the card as shown. Plus some Glamour dust.!!!
Stamp and ribbon with foliage to finish..

Still not true colours but you can see the dimension on the Butterflies.

Items used available from

Memory box.
Angel Wings Butterfly. here
Butterfly Exhibit.     here
Garland Greenery.   here
DIs Bundled Sage & Spun Sugar. here 
Glamour dust/ribbon.                    here 
old Marion Emberson stamp..Butterfly Kisses.

Thank you for stopping by ...Pam x

Tuesday 4 August 2015

Chatfords Wreath.

Good afternoon Friends, followers and callers by,  welcome to new follower Helen Terry, thank you joining me.

7"x 7" Christmas card..

"Chatford Wreath" by Memory Box.

I cut two "Chatfords Wreaths", glued together, Cut a stitched circle M/B  added  "Stampendous" "Chunky White Embossing Enamel" sprinkle on, then use your heat gun from  underneath   and heat till it melts..after I inked the leaves I replaced them in the back into the cut die.
Stamped "Inkylicious" Merry Christmas in the centre.
Foam tape to add height..

Pearls for Berries..

Love these Distressed Collage`s by Memory Box and Poppystamps, just adds a bit of detail on your corner, seem to go with any card design..
Poinsettias are my old set M/B, "Small Blooming Poinsettias" another go too die also have the large that match..  added Chunky White to these also..

Items available from..

Memory box.. 
Chatford Wreath.  here
Small Blooming Poinsettia.  here

Open Studio.
Distressed Addington Collage. here
Stitched Circle Layers.   here pone 01634 686823

Spellbinder Circle die.
Stampendous. Chunky white Embossing Enamel.  here
Inkylicious. Christmas Greetings.
DI. Bundled Sage.  here

Thank you for stopping by today...   Pam x

Sunday 2 August 2015

Easel Wedding Card.

Afternoon friends, followers and callers by.. welcome to new followers Carla & Sandma, thank you for joining me.

Beautiful day today.. we had a dog bathing session, we always bath our lab outside.. Have a mixer tap connection.. we put the hose on the tap through the kitchen window ..He has a lovely warm bath.

Wedding card commission sharing today, Ivory Pink & Silver, what the bride is wearing..

The Ivory and Pink I used on this easel card, is double sided pearl..think its only about 120gsm..
Had to double up the card to get a sturdy easel!! plus all the mats.. Hate flimsy cards!.

Love doing Wedding cards. trouble is they take so long! LOL.

Spellbinder Discontinued grand Circles, with Grand Decorative Circles One. for this Easel.
 Little "B" hearts Pink and Ivory this I embossed in Sue Wilson "Heart Lattice" embossing folder, computer text on small heart.

Open Studio "Stitched Bows" .. Honeyblossom Sprig.. Lorelai leaf.. True love Stem dies.. made stick pins added in the ribbon, with pearl hearts.

 Computer sentiment done in Greeting card Factory, cut with heart die, added True love stem, "Mr & Mrs die "frantic Stamper, Pearl hearts to hold  the easel open..

Items used some are available from ..

Spellbinder Grand Circle (discounted)
Nestabilities Grand decorative circles one.
Little "B" Hearts.
Frantic Stamper. "Mr & Mrs".  
Open Studio. Stitched Bows. here
Memory box/Poppystamps.
Honey Blossom Sprig. 
Lorelai Leaf.
True Love Stem.  here
Sue Wilson. Heart Lattice. A4 E/F.
Glamour dust/made stick pins/beads.
Computer Text.

Thank you for calling by and if you leave a comment.. Pam x