Monday, December 14, 2015

Christmas Time & Tasmania Summer

lovely day in Tasmania 30 degrees at my place anyway Christmas is close now so I hope these inspire you to make a small pressie or create a decoration made a few years ago didn't get anything new done due to creating things for my parents 60th wedding Anniversary

                              Believe is a chipboard word with glitter added Kindy Glitz
                              Do you believe in Santa ?

Reverse Canvas I did which sits in my lounge room as a decoration 

Small gift box made with my Cricut Machine 

                                   old book I love creating something from old books
                                   this sits in the middle of my table on Christmas Day
                                               we all need Peace and Joy in our life

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Old Book

Display Centre Piece 

Old Book Art 

I love doing old books up into a centre piece or show piece 
here I have used a white guesso 
added some embellishments plus a quote 
chipboard Butterfly is from A2Z Scraplets

Chipboard Snails A2Z SCRAPLETS

Peg Bucket 

Step 1 choose your chipboard snails from A2Z Scraplets 
then decorate I used texture paste @ crackle paint for texture 
let it dry completely 

                                      Step 2 once dry stick down I am using a peg bucket

Step 3 add some bling for eyes and feelers 

Close up of finished chipboard snail from A2Z Scraplets  

I also added some twine onto the handles 
peg bucket finished 

you will find Chipboard at A2Z Scraplets ...

also they have a facebook page ...

I love using the chipboard they sell

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Spring Tasmania

Roses in my garden so pretty 

Spring Time

My Garden North East Tasmania 
Love the colours 
poppy& moon 
daylight savings 

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Life in Details Challenge Blog: Taking a break

Life in Details Challenge Blog: Taking a break: Sorry for the delay in posting this but life has been busy - sick kids, work, weekend sport. Life in the Details is taking a break. Thank ...

Copic Marker Colouring

Coloured for fun loved this image to colour 
I need to lookup the designer and name to give credit which I will do tomorrow 

Copic Markers

Image Green Moth Maiden 

Coloured ages ago before I took classes at 

Coloured after I finished my classes at 

Adult Colouring

Adult Colouring is the lastest cazy
 I have been a paper craft for years and love to colour ,
 so I do enjoy these colouring books with more details in them for Adults 

Finally found colourings tools that work with my paper ..
wachsmalstifte(stockmar)wax sticks with
 pure bees wax & Deco felt brushes...
brought ages ago from a education shop for schools

Page is from Better Homes and Garden Color for Me ...
great paper I used textures and they didn't bleed through

Another 1/2 page done with my cheapo markers they 
suit the paper great ,one lizard & rocks done with
 glitter gel markers rest done with texture markers

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Photo Frame OTP

Recently made this for my new Grand Daughter I add her name then the word room 
Elephant is cut with my Cricut machine 
then I used pink crackle paint and add guesso & texture paste 
it sits up in a stand 
lace was add in between layers to give it a nice ledge 

Winter Frost Tasmania

so cold beautiful all at once the ground never unfroze on this Sunday 
I walked around taking photos of the frost

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Copic Markers

Have been doing some classes online from Kit and Clowder

Here are my images I have completed
on each page the
top images are before
bottom images are after

visit here for more details

Friday, March 27, 2015

My example for March Challenge over at 

L is for Lace 
I is for Iris my photos as I grow Iris 
D is for Doilies

I printed my photos at home choosing the 4 photo option 
picked a plain but earth paper 
placed the Doilies on my paper 
then added photos and place the lace 
on the bottom corner and top corner
Title is done with chipboard Iris 

March 2015 Challenge details

March 2015 Challenge
Welcome to all our new challenge participants, 
it's been great seeing all your creations!

This month your challenge is all about Life In Details.
Use the letters LID to create your page/card/pocket page/smash book page.
Your page must use something starting with L,
 something starting with I and something starting with D.

Upload your creation to your blog or the 
LID Facebook page then come back here and leave
 your details in the Linky tool below by 31st March.

We'll be back mid-month with some inspiration from the team. 

March Challenge

Oh Dear bit late as we hit the last week of March but click on the link and enjoy what the team has done and have a go at teh challenge

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

My Love

February challenge - All you need is LOVE

Hello February.

Our challenge this month is to create a scrapbook page, 
Smash page, pocket page (or card) OR a card that either
 uses the word LOVE on it somewhere or is LOVE themed.

Upload your creation to your blog or the LID Facebook page then 
come back here and leave a comment with a link to your creation
 and your email by 28th February.

Entries are due by the 28th February. We'll be back mid-month 
with some inspiration from the team. 

My layout for Valentines Day