Tuesday, 29 April 2014

This what I call a Magnus Magnusson card ( I've started so I'll finish )




Hi everyone. Welcome, This one of those cards you think up in your head, and you think it will turn out ok, but I'm still not sure, but because I had started I could'nt justify throwing it aside. So this is what I ended up with, I hope you like it.

Products I have used are:_
8x8 White card
Silver mirri board
Engraving art silver foil card
Spell Binders Fluer de Lis shapeabilities
Sue Wilson labels die
Sue Wilson fern die
Flowers:- SB blossoms four
Flower stamens:- SB blossom three
Creative expression embossing folder

Sunday, 27 April 2014

Birthday card for my daughter's new mum in-law

Good evening every one, hope you had a good weekend.We had the new In-laws over on Saturday evening and she mentioned it was her xxx.birthday next Sunday, so I thought I would make a card for her, which I hope she likes it.

Products used to make this card,
8x8 black card
Periwinkle blue card
Gold Mirri board
Sue Wilson art deco embossing folder
Sue Wilson Italian collection die
Sue Wilson Hollywood collection die
Sue Wilson Italian label collection
TH distress ink ( weathered wood )
SB Rose creation die.


Saturday, 26 April 2014


A card my friend asked me to make today for her mum, she did'nt want any wording on the front as she wanted to put all her feelings inside. The colour is a bit hard to see. It's blush coloured card, black and silver

Thursday, 24 April 2014

I made three wedding card for my friend to choose from, she bought all three and gave the other two for family to send.

Tuesday, 22 April 2014

This is a card I made for my daughter on her wedding day, but thought I would put it in a frame rather than squash it in a box. Then she can hang it or put it away ,the choice is hers.

Monday, 21 April 2014

Claire sharing a moment with best man


Something made claire blush


Joke between bride and groom


One of my favourite photo's of Claire, she looks so happy. So proud of her, that's my baby girl
( Claire Bear ).

Very happy bride


                      The Crane curtain behind them was made by Claire, and she also made her bouquet from brooches from myself and all the nan's that are no longer with us, also some hand made brooches from America.

Cake cutting time


Out in the garden in between photo's


Signing the register


also signing register


Photo of the top table


Decorated with all the hand made favour boxes that took absolutely months to make, but worth every minute.

Crane curtain made by Claire


The bunting that took 4 1/2 hours to iron


Wedding cake


                             My niece made the wedding cake, and my son Craig bought the Lego bride and groom when they got engaged, they liked it so much and found a Lego cat as they have just got a little gem of a cat. One day They will grow up , but I hope not in the near future, they are all such fun.

Photo with best men and usher


From left, Chris best man Toby's friend, Craig usher and my son, Phillip best man Toby's brother. Then Toby our lovely new son-in-law. Then my beautiful princess bride Claire Bear. I know I am biased, but just to reiterate the tall handsome one in the middle is my boy. So proud

Tuesday, 15 April 2014






A wedding card I was asked to make