Learn how to add extra sparkle to your handmade polymer clay Christmas decorations by using hot fix crystals and liquid polymer clay.
I decided last Christmas that this years handmade decorations were going to be based on the theme Woodland Christmas. If you know me then you know that that was spectacularly organised of me but I think two years running of fiddling with red and white clay (not a good combination) left me a little traumatised!… Continue reading Woodland Christmas Decorations
Christmas seems to be sneaking up on me this year. Hubby started a new job at the end of August and I’m still finding my feet with the change of routine a change in his work hours has caused. I’ve blinked and we’ve sailed straight through September and October and now November is threatening to… Continue reading Christmas Angels
Yep, that word is starting to pop up again. Christmas. It is inevitable really once the school start back and the weather turns the next logical step is Christmas with a little stop along the way for Halloween and Bonfire night. I have a craft fair coming up in November so I really need to… Continue reading Christmas Preparation!
Some weeks only cake will do. Or chocolate. Maybe wine. I’m rather late showing my last Christmas card but that is due to Christmas not exactly going as planned. My husbands Uncle died on the 21st December and my 4 year old son was rushed to hospital early on the 22nd December. He had been… Continue reading Some Weeks Only Cake Will Do!
I’m still here – just. The last few weeks have been crazy bonkers. I suppose it’s that time of year. I have never know so many school Christmas activities that needed so much parental input. Different activities for each child on different days, various birthdays including mine and the usual round of paediatrician appointments. The… Continue reading Christmas Cards
I’ve become a little too distracted in the last few weeks to do much blogging. It’s that time of year where my brain becomes foggy and I’m a little (OK very) panicked about what presents I still need to buy, has it arrived (oh Amazon, you are my best friend) and will they like it.… Continue reading Christmas Tree Doodle
Well, I shall keep this short and sweet. I’ve not been crafting as much in the last few weeks as I was full of cold and feeling completely rubbish. As of this morning I couldn’t cope with the pain in my head any longer so saw my Doctor. She promptly diagnosed a sinus infection and… Continue reading 3 Santas coloured 3 ways
I’ve still got my craft table covered with Christmas crafting and my lovely new Christmas Blueprint stamps have been calling me for days. Crafty stash used – Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous Christmas Blueprint stamps Dovecraft/Trimcraft Christmas Basics sentiments stamps Tim Holtz/Ranger Distress ink pads in Faded Jeans, Salty Ocean and Mermaid Lagoon Snowflake paper (brand unknown) Zig… Continue reading Christmas Blueprints
Well, the weather has turned here and the heating is starting to come on so I have turned my attention to my favourite time of year – Christmas. I am such a big kid. I get as excited as the kids (maybe more?!). It’s not even about the presents but the sparkle and magic. Knowing… Continue reading Snowman Greetings