Category Archive: Garden

Sep 15

Claritystamp Challenge – In The Garden – mid-month

Well it’s half way through September – have you been inspired to join in the Claritystamp Challenge yet – In The Garden? If not hopefully these mid-month samples will help you. My mid-month sample this month is a canvas – probably my favourite medium at the moment. I wanted to give the impression of being …

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Sep 01

Claritystamp Challenge – In The Garden

Hello and thanks for stopping by. Is it really September? Oh boy it seems like August has only just started (probably  because this blog was written mid August!). I hope those of you who have had a holiday in the past month have had a lovely time. Did you see the Olympics? Oh boy it …

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Sep 01

Clarity Challenge – Shaped Cards

Hello there and thanks for dropping by. I hope you’ve managed to have an enjoyable August despite the weather. Well it’s the first of another month – so it’s Clarity Challenge time. This month we are asking you to create shaped cards. They can be any shape and style as you will have seen from …

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Mar 01

Clarity Challenge – Anything but a Card

Helllo and welcome to this month’s design for the new Clarity Challenge. The theme of which is Anything but a Card. With so many lovely stamps and stencils from Clarity it was hard to decide which ones to chose for my MDF HOME sign which I decorated: I wanted the show the different generations in …

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Aug 07

Fussy and Fancy Challenge – Words

Hello Everyone, I hope you are all enjoying the Summer. We’ve been so fortunate with the weather this year in the south of England. It’s a glorious evening as I write this blog and my garden looks beautiful. Which brings me onto today’s card, which has been made for the Fussy and Fancy Challenge – …

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Aug 30

Clarity Animal Challenge

Hello Everyone, well August is nearly over and that means this month’s ClarityStamp Challenge is about to close. The theme this month is Animals. I hadn’t had an opportunity to use the beautiful hare stamps and thought they would be perfect for this challenge. Here is my card – I used the Gelli card and stamped the …

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Jun 25

In the Garden

Today’s card is one I made for my brother-in-law, Brad. He has recently gotten the bug to grow his own vegetables, and so far he and my sister have been very successful at it. They have faced their challenges, growing vegetables is not the easiest thing to do in Florida when your soil is mainly …

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Apr 30

In the Garden

Hello Everyone. Here is this month’s entry for the Clarity Stamp Challenge, In the Garden, only I was too late to post it!! Must do better for next month. I love poppies and when I saw the challenge I knew this was one of the stamps I wanted to use. The lawn was brayered and …

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