greeting cards · How To Tutorials

How to use a Envelope Punch Board

Hello everyone, hope your all well and ready to start a new week. I’ve got a useful ‘How To’ tutorial today showing you how to use a Envelope Punch board. I really love this piece of equipment and couldn’t be without it now, however when I first got it I made the same mistake that…… Continue reading How to use a Envelope Punch Board

Card Craft · corner pop up cards · facebook live · greeting cards

A very crafty weekend.

Happy Sunday everyone I love Sunday mornings, I’m sat here in my dressing gown in my very clean and tidy craft room with a nice cup of tea looking forward to a day out with my husband, a nice lunch with room for some crafting later. Yesterday was World Card Making Day and to mark…… Continue reading A very crafty weekend.

Uncategorized · Card Craft · greeting cards

Happy World Card Making Day

Hello everyone, I’m busy busy busy making cards today and I’m having lots of fun. Just stopped for a cuppa tea and a chocolate biscuit! Unfortunately I cant show you any at the moment as most of them are for my Facebook live tutorials with Hobbybase later this month, however the others I will be…… Continue reading Happy World Card Making Day

Card Craft · greeting cards · Papercraft

World Cardmaking Day

This Saturday marks World Cardmaking Day! I will be doing a Facebook Live card project at 1pm GMT.  If anybody is free and would like to craft along with me then please join in. I’m still deciding on what card to make but once I know I will also share the products I will be…… Continue reading World Cardmaking Day

Card Craft · greeting cards · techniques

Having fun with the Retiform Technique

I recently came across the Retiform technique from the talented Pampered Stamper and totally loved it. There are so many ways you can do this technique and no one card will be the same. In true Mixed Up style mine are bold and bright! I used my Creative Stamping Magazine stamp set called Winter Garden, this is…… Continue reading Having fun with the Retiform Technique

Card Craft · Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2017 · greeting cards

Clever Jacobs Ladder Card

Christmas Workshop project number 4 Clever Jacobs Ladder Card These genius creations have always had me fascinated, the simple way the ribbon is wrapped creates a fun and clever toy or in this case a greeting card. These are regularly sold by street sellers in China where I live, some have lights on them and…… Continue reading Clever Jacobs Ladder Card

DIY Gifts · greeting cards

DIY Letter Writing Set

Hey everyone, hope you are all well. Today I have this beautiful Letter Writing Set. I really enjoyed putting this together and the idea came about from me living so far away from home and how nice it is to receive letters and cards instead of emails and text messages. I started by making the…… Continue reading DIY Letter Writing Set