Category Archive: Nature

Jan 15

Claritystamp Challenge – Animal Kingdom, mid-month

Welcome to my mid-month Claritystamp Animal Kingdom Challenge sample. I hope January has been kind to you so far. If you haven’t yet entered the Claritystamp Challenge maybe the following and the other DT samples will inspire you. I wanted a card that showed winter transforming into spring. I love the birch trees stamp set …

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Jan 11

A Father’s Strenghth

Hello! As I’m writing this the wind is howling outside, and it reminded me of times when I was younger and the weather was rough. It was comforting to know that Dad was around to protect us. It was his birthday at the end of December and I made both my card and my Mum’s. …

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Jul 30

Clarity Challenge – Anything Goes!!

Hello and thank you for stopping by today. Well haven’t we had some glorious weather? Have you managed to watch any of the Commonwealth Games? I’ve caught some parts of them, in particular the diving and the gymnastics – just amazing to watch. Last week I was very fortunate to be able to join one …

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Apr 16

It’s all about Travel

Hello! Welcome to today’s blog. I hope you have been enjoying the lovely weather we’ve been having. It’s so nice to see the sun. Today’s card is for a new challengeĀ to me – Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge, where the theme is It’s all about Travel. I’ve kept my card pretty straightforward for this challenge …

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Jan 14

Glorious Maple Leaves

Hello Recently I showed you a card I’d made using the remountable Maple Leave set from Claritystamp, which had been coloured with mica powders. Today I’ve a card using the same stamps which have been stamped with coloured inks. Using a selection of inks in autumnal colours from Stampin’ Up! I randomly stamped the differing …

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Jan 08

A Leafy Thank You

Hello Everyone I do hope that you are okay in this weather. In my last post I mentioned I’d been making Thank You cards for my friends and family. I made a batch of cards using the Leaf Set 3 stamps and stencil from Claritystamp. Using the stencil, I first sponged a little Adirondack Willow …

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Sep 02

Thank You Toadstool

Hello Everyone, I hope you had a lovely weekend. Today’s card uses stamps from Clarity Stamp, the gorgeous Toadstool stamp and the New Design Club Thank You stamp. The New Design Club is one that Barbara runs and more information can be found at www.claritystamp.co.uk. The layout for this card is one of Barbara Gray’sĀ  …

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