Thursday, 19 April 2012

2012 Live your story

And now for something completely different . . .

  This is a 12 x 12 inch framed project for 2012 using a mix of neutrals for backing and a lot of inky stuff, chipboard and a little bling. . .

The central old metal charm is embossed
with the words

"Live Your Story. . . "

I had such fun with this - there will definitely be more to follow.

Many Thanks to Monica Gale for sharing her project which was the inspiration for my interpretation xx

Tuesday, 17 April 2012

Flower power

It has been too long since I updated and  sometimes it can be hard to maintain the balance of creating, updating and juggling those little curve balls life throws every now and again . . . but I have been busy behind the scenes and will have lots of new things to showcase shortly . . . for now, just to prove I have not been completely idle, here is a little peek at what I have been up to lately . . .

Type Talk

Fancy Folds
 Type talk - in this case given the distressed treatment

Fancy folds cards, in brights and pastels

Fresh Flowers

 This is one of my latest designs and one of my recent favourites - quite possibly subconsciously made with someone like me in mind  ;-)

Craft fair season is moving into full swing shortly and I will be updating the events calendar pretty soon . . . but for now I have things to make . . .


Summer fun at St Joe's

So once I week I volunteer at our local hospice (St Joseph's) as part of the Arts Programme there. I work with patients in the Day Ho...