It’s always a challenge to fit in some creative time in this busy world. With planning and a little help from this Perennial Birthday Project Kit, you can enjoy some much needed crafty me-time. So, the thing I love about this kit is that I can make 16 gorgeous birthday cards in one sitting. All […]
Having lived in Melbourne for 13 years, I now have a deep understanding of its obsession with coffee. Not just any coffee but really good coffee. We’re always on a quest for that perfect cuppa and it’s a bonus if you have a friend/ partner who shares the same habit. There’s nothing more blissful than […]
As I was clearing some shelves in the craft house, I noticed my pile of magazines building up in the corner. Today is the day that I will make something out of them. In the spirit of reducing, reusing and recycling, I decided to make envelopes out of each and every page of the magazine. […]
Children respond to positive experiences and they remember it forever. Counting the days until Christmas is an endearing family tradition that you can start with your family, if you haven’t yet. This Advent Calendar that I designed for class is intended for small pockets of happiness each day. You can insert lollies, stickers, little messages […]
It’s always an exciting time when new products from Stampin’ Up! come in. Sadly, some items also need to go, just like this set of festive papers from the last annual catalogue. However, if you have been a fan of Stampin’ Up! for a while, you will know that a lot of thought and planning […]
You’ve done it again Stampin’ Up!. This set of dies called Home Sweet Home Thinlits Dies is genius. I love how it allows me to design any house I want as the set comes with different doors, windows, roof tiles and shapes for any occasion. Check out the gorgeous bunting, the little bone for fur […]
Christmas…’Tis the season for giving, ’tis the season for baking and ’tis the season for showing off your amazing DIY talent to your family and friends. The holidays can be expensive especially if you have a long list of family and friends. However, if you have a DIY and cooking prowess plus a few reliable recipes […]
The school holidays is just around the corner and I’m thinking, the kids will love it if there’s something cheerful at the gate to welcome them to class. It’s bringing a smile to my face already. I can’t wait to hang this up! Make your own banner today. This is perfect for the kids’ room […]
The craft house had a massive clean on the weekend. I emptied out boxes and cleared out shelves of stuff. I rediscovered a lot of materials and it sparked my creativity! I found a roll of unused self adhesive contact sheets which I use to cover my kids’ books. To tell you the truth I […]
My new handy dandy tool from Stampin’ Up! arrived by mail and right away I got busy making these gorgeous accordion flowers. The new Simply Scored (found in the new Autumn-Winter Mini Catalogue) makes projects with score lines so easy to make. So, what can you do with these flowers? They are great as gift toppers, name […]
I made some artist trading cards today to give out to people to promote my classes. It comes in a small packet containing information on what I do. I also enclosed a free card design with the sentiment “wishing you a wonderful day”, which makes an instant card when attached to a card stock. It’s […]
I’ve taken out a ball of yarn, some felt and bits of paper to make embellishments for my scrapbooking classes for kids. So far, these are what I came up with. Was thinking of using them for mini journals that the kids are working on this week.
Have a look at these tags I made to put on that special gift this Christmas. Little extras like these make your presents look festive and jolly. Enjoy and I hope I have inspired you to make some today.
Hi All! Several people have asked me about my Post-Its doorprize which I posted on my previous blog entry. Many thanks for the many inquiries! It’s a pretty little thing and I had so much fun making it. I took a better picture of it so you can see the front design clearly. If you are intersted […]
Here’s something I created a couple of days ago. I thought, why not make a gift and card in one? So, I came up with hairclips! I used craft flowers and brads to create the clips. Voila! cute little thing! Write away your message inside the card and see that special someone smile. A little […]