Category Archive: Butterflies

Sep 11

Clarity Berkshire Workshop – September 2017

I spent a fun day with the a group of lovely ladies at the Clarity Berkshire Workshop yesterday. It was a smaller group this month and we had a new crafter join us. The main project was decorating a journal cover, as a member of our group had always wanted to do one.   I …

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Aug 07

Clarity Dorset and Hampshire Workshop – August 2017

Hello and thanks for dropping by. I had a great day on Saturday with the Clarity Dorset and Hampshire workshop group. It was lovely to meet two new people, Tracy and Tara, as well. We played with the Butterfly and Chrysanthemum and the Butterfly and Gerbera stamp sets. The first project, which lasted most of …

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Aug 01

Clarity Taunton Workshop – 29th July 2017

Hello On Saturday I was back with the lovely ladies at the Clarity Taunton workshop, and again we were joined by Rebecca who, despite being seven, creates some beautiful artwork. As with my other workshops, we used Tina’s Flowers 1 stamp set and Tina’s Butterflies stamp set to create 4 projects. The first card was …

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Jul 11

Clarity Berkshire Workshop – 9th July 2017

It was the Clarity Berkshire workshop on Sunday. It was a fun day and we welcomed two new crafters, Karen and Pauline. This workshop we used the beautiful Tina’s Flowers 1 stamp set and the Tina Butterflies stamp set. The first project used acetate and glittered embossing powder and required a lot of fussy cutting: …

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Jun 12

Clarity Dorset and Hampshire Workshop – 10th June 2017

It was our regular Dorset and Hampshire workshop on Sunday. This month we were using Tina’s Flowers and Butterflies stamp sets. We were very lucky to have three new members this month – Kate, Amanda and Chincia, two of whom have not done much stamping in the past. To get a larger image of the …

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Apr 15

Clarity Challenge – Masking Technique, mid-month sample

Hello Everyone We’re half way through this month’s challenge of demonstrating the use of masking. There are some beautiful entries so far this month and we’d love to see yours if you haven’t joined in yet. My mid-month sample is of a tag with some pretty straight forward masking. I first coloured a tag from …

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Mar 24

Fussy and Fancy – Things with Wings

Hello today’s post is my entry into the Fussy and Fancy Challenge – Things with wings. I’ve noticed quite a few cards on Pinterest using blocks of colour as their background and decided to use this technique for this challenge. I used the square shaped stencil from Clarity to mask off the sides of the card …

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Oct 08

Clarity Dorset and Hampshire Workshops

Hello On Saturday I ran the first Clarity Dorset Workshop in Christchurch. Ten lovely ladies joined me and we all had fun. Due to a surge in numbers, which I’m very excited by, the venue has moved to one nr Ringwood (full details can be found under the Workshop Tab) and so I’ve renamed the …

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Jan 09

Butterfly Charm

Hello I hope this finds you well. I mentioned on my last blog that when I was designing my Angel Card for this month’s Clarity Challenge – Things for Wings, I also made another card, one with butterflies. Firstly I attached the Circle Framer Shape Stencil to a piece of 7 x 7 Gelli card, …

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Sep 15

Butterfly Baby

Welcome and thanks for stopping by.  Today’s card is one I created to celebrate the birth of beautiful little girl. Using Claritystamp 7 x 7 Gelli card I stencilled the Chinese Lanterns using Spun Sugar and Milled Lavender Distress inks. The sentiment, When God Made You, from Claritystamp was then embossed in silver before I added the two …

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