Monday, 5 December 2016

Altenew Bells and Bows

My Black Friday goodies started arriving today. I love this companies stamps and dies. Altenew Bells and Bows Christmas card 

Thursday, 1 December 2016

Soda Can Again!

Tim Holtz passage door die cut from a soda can and glued to mountboard. I like it unfinished!

Sunday, 27 November 2016

Let there be light!

Soda can tea light holder using Tim Holtz Tattered Floral XL die 

Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Everything Brenda Walton

I wanted this die for such a long time. Brenda Walton Shadow Box die and Brenda Walton die cuts. I'm going to wrap it in silver tinsel and put it in my curio cabinet

Friday, 4 November 2016

Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2016 (November)

Tim Holtz/Sizzix dies
Tim Holtz/Stamers Anonymous Stamps
Tim Holtz/Ranger Distress Inks
Ranger White Pen
Tim Holtz Glassine Paper
Tim Holtz Glossy Accents
Tim Holtz Crinkle Ribbon

Thursday, 20 October 2016

Dashing through the snow

I was so excited with my new Tim Holtz dies, I had to make a card!

Snow Globe die
Tree Line die

Tuesday, 2 August 2016

Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2016 (August)

Tim Holtz/Sizzix Layered Bee die and Embossing folder
Tim Holtz/Sizzix Tag and Frames die
Tim Holtz/Sizzix Honeycomb die
Ranger Glossy Accents
Tim Holtz, Distress Inks -Fossilized Amber, Mermaid Lagoon, Walnut Stain, Antique Linen
Distress Glitter-Mustard Seed
Distress Stickles - Black Soot
Tim Holtz, Wallflower Vellum and Seasonal Paper pads
Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous, Newsprint and Flower Garden stamps

Sunday, 22 May 2016

Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2016 (May)

I used a lot of blue for this tag and had Father's Day in mind!

Ranger - Texture Paste
Tim Holtz - Stencil, Dots
Tim Holtz - Distress Ink, Blue Print, Tumbled Glass, Weathered Wood, Antique Linen, Broken China
Stampers Anonymous/Tim Holtz Stamps
Tim Holtz - Crinkle Ribbon
Sizzix/Tim Holtz - Tag and Bookplates die
Tim Holtz - Label Letters

Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Tim Holtz 12 tags of 2016 (March)

I didn't have many of the things for this months tag, so went with what I have!

Tim Holtz - Distress Inks -
Old Paper
Mermaid Lagoon
Hickory Smoke
Mustard Seed
Abandoned Coral
Twisted Citron

Tim Holtz - Distress Paint -
Broken China
Picket Fence
Mustard Seed

Tim Holtz -
Seasonal Salvage Stickers, Easter
Crinkle Ribbon (Distressed with Abandoned Coral)
Ideology Accoutrements, Foliage
Tinsel Twine (Distressed with Broken China)
Tiny Attacher

Sizzix/Tim Holtz -
Tag and Bookplate die
Banner Punch

Tim Holtz/Stamper Anonymous -
Bird Feather stamps

Ranger -
White Pen
Mercury Glass Stickles
Archival Ink - Black
Alcohol Ink - Citrus




Friday, 19 February 2016

Quick Easter Card

32 degrees North - Vintage sticker
Memory Box - Wreath die
Tim Holtz - Distress Inks
WRMK - Circle die

Thursday, 18 February 2016


Elizabeth Craft Designs - Daisy Die
Tim Holtz - Distress Inks and Stamps

Wednesday, 17 February 2016


Giant Tag pocket using Tim Holtz ephemera, Distress Inks and Stampers Anonymous Burlap stamp


Friday, 12 February 2016

Butterfly Collector

Sizzix/Tim Holtz ,stamps and dies. Ranger foil, archival ink and distress paints.

Saturday, 6 February 2016

I Wish You Were Here!

Having some fun this month playing along with the Vintage Journey Challenge and Creative Artiste Challenge

I used:

Ranger -
Pitch Black & Teak Wood Alcohol Inks
Blending Solution
Glossy Accents.

Tim Holtz -
Fragment Charm
The edge waste from an Industrious Sticker (to create a frame on the charm)
Distressable Doodads
Distress Inks, Black Soot and Frayed Burlap
Travel Ephemera

Sizzix/Tim Holtz-
ATC die
Postcard embossing folder

Graphic45 Brad used on the Fragment Charm

I began by making an ATC size book using black cardstock for the book hinge and ATC pages, I then used heavyweight chipboard for the covers. The covers were covered in foil, embossed and then alcohol inked. I filled each of the pages with inked ephemera.

The little book is held closed with an elastic tie and Tim Holtz journey charm.


Tuesday, 2 February 2016

Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2016 (February)

I used:

Sizzix/Tim Holtz - Tag and Tab die and Heart and Cross stitch embossing folders

Ranger - Vintage Foil, White pen, Sticky emboss powder and Teak wood alcohol ink

Tim Holtz - Stencil tabs, Ephemera, Industrious stickers, Crinkle ribbon, Barn door Distress paint. Glossy Accents and Rock Candy Glitter

Tim Holtz - Distress Inks, Candy Apple, Black Soot, Frayed Burlap

I created my tag in landscape so that I can put it into my tag-book


Friday, 29 January 2016

Be brave!

Finally plucked up the courage to hack up some K&Co. Used Sizzix A7 card and label dies. Left it quite clean. Sometimes I enjoy white space!

I decided to join the crazies!

Sizzix/Tim Holtz dies, Distress Inks and Stampers Anonymous Stamps

Monday, 25 January 2016

Wednesday, 20 January 2016


My favorite bunny die from Sizzix. I used Distress inks and Stickles

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

Monday, 4 January 2016

Scrap Cards

Trying to stick to my resolution of using more scrapbook paper. Sizzix dies, Memory Box dies, Perfect pearls and Stickles.