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Tuesday 30 April 2019

My news...

Hi everyone!
It's been so hard keeping this quiet as I am so excited.
I have been asked to join the Spectrum Noir TV design team for Crafter's Companion.
I've been having a play with the roaring 20's lady, corner and sentiment stamps.
The Peony stamps are also from CC.
I coloured them in with Hydrangea & citrus blend SN  Tri blend markers.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Birthday Wishes.

Hi everyone!
I have some exciting news but i'm not allowed to share it yet!
I'm going to burst if I don't get to share it soon!

I'm trying to tidy my craft room but i'm not getting very far.
I found this card and thought I would share it.
I used CC Peony papers, die & stamps.
I coloured the Peony stamp with Coral blend Spectrum Noir Tri colour pen
I also hot foiled the sentiment 
Thanks for calling.
xx Jan

Saturday 27 April 2019

Live Love Laugh...

Hi everyone!
I've been having a play with water based metallic's today. I used Spectrum Noir Rose gold ink pad and water colour pen. I stamped the Kanban rose onto ivory linen card.
Sentiment and rose stamps I have had for years.
Less is more is one layer card buds or petals 
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Wednesday 24 April 2019

WOYWW #516

Happy WOYWW #516 everyone!
As you can see it's all very messy!

I started sorting out some of my stamps and came across two fab sets I couldn't find and never been inked. They are both by Visable image.
Max Rocks and Butterfly kisses.
I stamped in Momento and coloured with my Tri blend markers.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Friday 19 April 2019

Happy Easter...

Hi everyone!
Hope your all enjoying your Easter weekend.
I popped to the Aycliffe Crafter's store. 
I've been playing with my SN Tri colour pens. I love them.
I used  CC stamps and English Rose embossing folder.
Foamiran flower
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Friday 12 April 2019

Cherry Blossom

Hi everyone!
I love cherry blossom and the stamps are by Crafter's Companion.
I stamped with Versafine black ink.
Onto Craft UK linen card
I coloured them with CC Sparkle pens.
I entered into Just Add Ink sketch.

Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Saturday 6 April 2019


Hi everyone!
I thought I would join in with LIM shine a light this week.
I used Tim Holtz Sunbeam stencil and the stamps are by Chloe.
I coloured the Martini glasses with SN Sparkle pens.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Friday 5 April 2019

Rose gold hot foiling

Hi everyone!
I've been having a play with my CC hot foil machine.
I used two hot foil plates and halved the lace one my card is 7"x 7"
I also used one of the new CC sentiment circles and the circle & Peony flowers were cut from CC luxury card stock precious metals
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Wednesday 3 April 2019

WOYWW #513 + card

Hi everyone and happy WOYWW #513.
I haven't managed to play along for the last few weeks!
It's so cold here and our boiler broke down first thing Sunday.
They are supposed to be coming to fix it today. We live in hope!
I have a real messy work desk as I just finished this card.
I used Crafter's Companion Peony Hot foil plate and the set of flower stamps.I used Chloe's Wow plum perfection EG
I made the foamiran flowers for the centres.
Foamiran from Crafty Enjoyments.
Bits from my stash.
Thanks for calling.
xx Jan