Category Archive: Shells

Apr 01

Claritystamp Challenge – April 2017 – All About the Words

Hello, thank you for stopping by. Well it’s the beginning of a new month and that means a new Claritystamp challenge. We had such a lot of lovely work for the last month and I hope you’ll join us this month too. This month the theme is All About the Words. My first sample this …

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May 15

Clarity Challenge – Anything Goes – Mid Month

Hello Everyone Well it’s been a mixed week weather wise. I’ve had lots of rain on some days and lots of sun on others. Wouldn’t be Britain if we didn’t have such variable weather though would it? For the mid-month sample I decided to go with a canvas. I went with a sea themed image. …

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Jul 10

Under the Sea – Pop Up Card

Hello and thank you for stopping by. I realise I’ve been very lax with keeping my blog up to date, and I hope to be able to remedy that soon. Today’s card was made for someone very special, and was my first attempt at a pop-up card. I’ll definitely be giving this another go soon …

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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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Feb 02

A Day by The Sea

Today’s image is another of the calendars I made. Many of you know I love being by the coast and Clarity has a set of gorgeous stamps that are just right for portraying this idea. Here’s the calendar: I’m  sorry this is a poor picture. Hopefully the close ups below will help you see the …

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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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