Category Archives: snippets

Look what I found in the snippets drawer!

I set myself a challenge this weekend, to make a card using nothing but snippets. As some of my snippets are quite big, the discarded beginnings of a project that faltered, I actually almost managed it, (the two number stickers … Continue reading

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Easter is coming

Easter tends to be the forgotten Christian festival. We get so caught up in all the paraphernalia associated with celebrating Christmas that Easter creeps up on us and takes us by surprise. It is a pity because Easter is even … Continue reading

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Raiding the snippets box for Rudolph day

Most crafters have a box of snippets around the place, and most crafters remember they have it and use it regularly. But then I am not most crafters and my overflowing snippets box is sadly neglected, buried under a pile … Continue reading

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Love is in the air

You either love it or hate it – Valentines Day, that is. I fall into the first category even though I am not a ‘mushy, slushy’ person! At a local craft fair last month I came across a couple of … Continue reading

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Little Snowman

From the Heart Stamps have a lovely little snowman as the image for their progressive challenge. This is my take on him. Materials used: From the Heart Stamps – Little Snowman Bearly Mine – Winter Swirls 17 (unfortunately no longer … Continue reading

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Dancing Queen

My youngest daughter has a birthday coming up soon. She just loves to dance and she is rather fond of fairies and so when I came across ‘A spritely sprite’ at Squigglefly I knew it was meant for her. Materials … Continue reading

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From the Heart

I have just got time to squeeze in with my entry for this month’s From the Heart Stamps progressive challenge. Materials used: From the Heart – Christmas spirit Birdbrain Happy Christmas stamp rectangle die Memento Tuxedo Black ink pat White … Continue reading

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BFG

My favourite film from a Roald Dahl book has to be ‘The BFG’ with David Jason voicing the BFG. I love the way he gets words mixed up and also his logical use of the English language, such as referring … Continue reading

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Seasonal Fairy

Kit and Clowder are running a competition with a free digi stamp, what more could a crafter want? The idea is to say which your favourite season is and colour in the fairy appropriately. My favourite season is winter.   … Continue reading

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Rocking and rolling

The theme this week at Simply Less in More is ‘Face the Music and Dance’.  With a son-in-law that plays the guitar I had to go for the rocker! Material used: guitarist stamp – not sure where it’s from A5 white … Continue reading

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