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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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Jun 01

Claritystamp Challenge – June 2017- Party Time

Hello and thank you for stopping by my blog. I do hope you’ve been enjoying warm weather recently. And that those of you on half term are having a lovely time. It’s time for a new challenge at Claritystamp. There were lots of beautiful pieces for the May challenge and I’m looking forward to seeing …

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Aug 09

Clarity Dorset and Hampshire Workshop August 2016

Hello and welcome to my blog today. We had a lovely group on Saturday at the Clarity Dorset and Hampshire Workshop. Due to holidays and sickness it was a small group, that didn’t stop the fun though. Apologies for the lighting on the group’s photographs. This month it was all about Poppies and we used …

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Jun 09

Clarity Dorset and Hampshire – June Workshop

Hasn’t the weather been glorious? Or it has been where I live and I hope you’ve enjoyed some beautiful weather too. Last Saturday I met with some lovely ladies for the June Clarity Dorset and Hampshire workshop. Using the recently released Meadow Grasses and Poppies stamp set the group worked on three projects – two …

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Mar 01

Claritystamp Challenge – It’s All About the Girls

Hello and welcome to my blog. Today sees the start of a new Claritystamp challenge – It’s All About the Girls For my DT sample I wanted to do something a little different, and use some of the backgrounds I had made with shaving foam. I’d been thinking about this for a while and then read …

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Feb 15

Love – Hearts and Flowers

Hello, thanks for dropping by. Today’s post shows another idea for the Clarity Challenge – the theme of which is Love. I painted a MDF heart with gesso and snowflake acrylic paint. Using torn copy paper and stencil brushes, I added hills using Distress Ink peeled paint, the sky was added using Adirondack Stonewashed. The sun is mix of Distress Ink squeezed lemonade …

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Feb 14

Clarity Dorset & Hampshire February 2016 Workshop

Hello everyone, thought I’d share with you what we did at the workshop last weekend. The main theme of the day was reflections, with some mica painting at the end. Here are the projects: This card used the small Weeping Ash stamp from Clarity and the reflection was added using a brayer. The original idea …

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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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Nov 17

Fussy and Fancy Challenge – Pairs or Two of a Kind

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Hello. Today’s blog is my card for the current Fussy and Fancy blog challenge – Pairs or Two of a Kind. It’s a card that can be used for a Wedding or an Anniversary, and features two pairs of birds, two jewels and two hat pins. On to a base of Centura Pearl card (white with …

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Nov 01

Clarity Challenge – Christmas

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Hello Everyone. Following my fortunate win with this card, I have the opportunity to be a guest designer for the Clarity Challenge for November – which has the theme of Christmas. We all love Christmas for different reasons, and for me that’s the birth of Jesus Christ and here is my card: First I stamped …

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