Category Archive: Beach

Jul 15

Claritystamp Challenge – A Day Out – Mid Month

Hi, can it be mid month already? We’ve had some wonderful entries for the A Day Out Challenge this month, still time for you to join in if you haven’t. My mid-month sample is one is inspired by one of my favourite days out – a trip to the coast. Oh how I would love …

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Jul 12

Clarity Dorset and Hampshire Workshop July 2016

Hello Everyone On Saturday I had a great time with the ladies of the Clarity Dorset and Hampshire group who were not on holiday. This month we used the Harbour set of stamps and tried out different card types and techniques. Here’s the first card, using the layering technique and masking: Here are the cards the ladies …

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Jun 08

Fun in the Sun

Hello. Today’s blog is for a card I’m entering into the challenge at Fussy and Fancy. The theme is Fun in the Sun, which I guess we all love to have. The card I’m showing you is not the one I started with. As I was sorting out the photos I realised that I had coloured a digi …

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May 28

Claritystamp Challenge – It’s All About the Words

Hello Everyone, Today’s blog looks at my entry for May’s Claritystamp Challenge, the theme of which this month is It’s All About the Words. I chose to make an image for a beach hut frame I had and thought a beach related image and sentiment would be the most appropriate. I first stencilled the Sand Dollar image using Stampin’ …

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Aug 07

Oh I do Like to be Beside the Seaside

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I most certainly do! Where has July gone? I can’t believe it’s August on Thursday. This month’s Clarity Challenge is certainly one I relate to, as I really love being by the coast. It is my place to rejuvenate myself and find peace. My card tries to reflect this. I first lightly brayed a Whisper …

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Jul 05

She’ll Thank You

Hello everyone I hope you are well. I’m posting the last of the batch of thank you cards I’ve made recently. From the title of this post can you guess what I’ve used? Yes one of the beautiful new shell stamps from Clarity. These shells remind me of ones my sister and I saw on …

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Jun 27

By the Seashore Layered Card

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Those who know me well know how much I love to be by the coast. Just being by the sea for a few hours seems to restore me both physically and mentally. I have a number of cards planned to reflect the sea or coast line which I will post once completed. Today’s card uses …

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Jan 28

Bordering By the Seashore

Hi everyone, today’s card has been inspired by Less is More this week, which has a sketch challenge, that is “simplicity itself, so to add a little constraint, we ask that the card stays in this orientation ie that the band remains in the horizontal plane, in the lower part of the card and that it takes up …

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