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Simple Birthday Card

I intended to post my illustration on Saturday (as I have for the last two weeks) but I’m still working on it so I thought I’d share a simple birthday card that I made before Christmas. It’s a great one for using up little bits of patterned paper from previous projects. If youย can cut a… Continue reading Simple Birthday Card

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With Love Handmade Card

We all have those cards to make that can be a bit tricky, usually it isย ‘With Sympathy’ ones or ‘Thinking of You’ as the subject matter, in those cases, is difficult. Well, it is my Husband’s Aunt’s birthday in a few days but her birthday also marks the first anniversary of her husband’s death. I… Continue reading With Love Handmade Card

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Watercolour Flower Thank You

Hello, I’ve been missing for a while. I have missed writing on my blog this week but I really like to make sure I have enough time to sit and write something coherent rather than a load of garbled nonsense. The end of a school year is always busy but it always takes me aback… Continue reading Watercolour Flower Thank You

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Handmade Embellishments

Happy Thursday! A little while ago my lovely blog friend Cobs from The Cobweb Emporiumย (check out her blog to see her gorgeous makes) suggested that I could make my own card/scrapbooking embellishments with jewellery making findings and beads. I’m not one to say no to a good idea so out came my beads and head… Continue reading Handmade Embellishments

Card Making · Jewellery Making · Uncategorized · Watercolour

Cake Card and More.

Hello, I thought I’d drop in between loads of laundry and school summer plays to show you my recent makes. A family member saw a sterling silver necklace I had made on my Facebook page (shameless plug for The Artisan Duck on Facebook – feel free to find me and like!) and asked for one… Continue reading Cake Card and More.

Card Making · Stamping · Watercolour

Hero Arts Hipster Animals

I fell in love with the Hero Arts Hipster Animals stamp set when I stumbled across them on Amazon (as you do) and I knew I just had to have them. They are so cute but great for cards for men. There are a selection of animals and then you can dress them up with… Continue reading Hero Arts Hipster Animals