Monthly Archives: March 2014

Getting ahead of myself….

This week I’ve been card making to get ahead of myself as I’ll be away when some birthdays crop up.  Will post some of them after the event but for today I’m posting an Easter card and one birthday card. … Continue reading

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Use a Spiral

The challenge on the Diva’s blog this week is to use a spiral as the string.  The inspiration for my recent challenge entries has been my garden so keeping that theme going I have a snail-like string.  Hoping that it … Continue reading

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A busy day taking inspiration from others

Wet and windy here today, the warm and sunny spring which we’ve just been getting used to has upped and left!  My poor daffodils are getting blown about and I can already see some broken stems.  I hate to see … Continue reading

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Top o’ the morning tangle

This week the Diva’s challenge is to take inspiration from St Patrick’s Day.  I guess like many others will do I decided to use a shamrock but also to learn some new tangles which are either shamrock or Ireland inspired.  … Continue reading

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My inspiration is back :)

Earlier in the week I ran out of ideas whilst card making.  Thanks to some inspiration and the Baby Elegant card base from the brilliant Paula at Which Craft? I have today made a couple of cards including this one….. … Continue reading

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Diva’s challenge and daffodils

Spring has definitely arrived here in the UK, following hard on the heels of snowdrops and crocus we now have daffodils blooming everywhere.  I always think the yellow daffodils look so cheerful after the winter. This week’s challenge from the … Continue reading

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Before my inspiration ran out!

Today I planned to make a few birthday cards, including one for another great nephew.  I have rather a lot of (great) nephews and nieces so plenty of card practice.  I used a Lili of the Valley black and white sketch and … Continue reading

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