Wednesday, 21 October 2020

A work in progress

The flower challenge is

I made these cards a couple of months ago. Not perfect but part of my learning process for drawing with my Silhouette Cameo

I will also be entering this at  Uniko studio  where it is

Card stock: 160gsm in blue
Cameo Silhouette
Gel pen in white
Envelope: page from an old road map book
26/23 oct

Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Optional twist a stocking

 Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas challenge is

'Anything Christmas. Optional twist stocking'

and  Merry little Christmas challenge is

'Anything Christmas goes'

This is the last of my cross stitch 'tree decorations' cards.

I really hope that I get to send them this year as with the pandemic and lockdown our postal system has been more unreliable than usual.


Card stock: 180gsm in white

Double sided tapeGold foil

Gold gel pen

Store bought tree ornament

Cross tsich materials

16/31 oct

Sunday, 11 October 2020

Christmas Birds

 Krafty Chicks challenge is


I made a quick and easy card

A corner punch and scarp of ribbon from my stash finished it off.

I will also be entering this at  CAS Christmas card challenge where it is

as well as at  Moving along with the times where it is

'Animals or Birds'


Card stock: 200gsm kraft

Paper: Free dowloda from

Scrap of silver ribbon

Double sided tape

Corner punch

14/24/30 oct

Friday, 2 October 2020

The last recycled table cloth card

There seems to be a lot of similar challenges at the moment. As my Mojo is a bit low I was happy that one card could fit them all

So here they are

The library craft challenge is

Stinkin inkers where it's
'Shades of Fall'
I will also be entering this at 
'Anything goes'
Meant to be sent over at Sugar pea Designs where it is
as well as at Clean and simple on Sunday where it's

As in the Southern Hemisphere we are going into spring and not autumn I decided to concentrate on the colours of autumn in stead.
Another small card made from a recycled table cloth.

Card stock: 160gsm in white
Paper: Wrapper from a Discontinued range of soaps
Sewing machine
16/7/11 October

Sunday, 27 September 2020

Snowy clothes

 ABC Christmas challenge is

S for snowy


T for Tinsel

My tags have images of clothes that you where when it is 'snowy'

'M for anything that starts with "M"
so mine is mittens
as well as at Rudolf Days Challenge for September where it's always

Once again they are printed from a free download


Cardstock: 1q60gsm in white


Scraps of ribbon

Single hole punch

Glitzin' Glam in iridescent

White crochet cotton

30 Sept

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Fair Isle Christmas tags

 Merry little Christmas challenge is as usual

'Anything Christmas goes'

Here are three tags I downloaded for free.

Added some glitter glue and ribbon and voila they where done.

I will also be entering these at  Mix it up challenge where it is

'Anything goes with optional twist of foiling'


Card stock: 160gsm in white

Single hole punch
Scraps of ribbon
White crochet cotton
30 sept

Tuesday, 8 September 2020

Multi coloured flowers

 Double D has this challenge

So here is the last of my recycled 'holey' table cloth cards

Card stock: 160gsm in white
Pentel fine liner in black
Scrap booking paper: Swirls
Sewing Machine
13 sept