Today

Thank you to everyone who visited the busy Kintbury Papercraft Show today where Jo, Sally + myself were busy providing festive inspiration!  I'll add some of the cards etc here over the next few days...  Here I'm holding one of the cards I created using the Gansai Tambi Starry Night paints and Peace Woodware stamp! Anyone spot themselves in the few snaps I took at the show?!! Happy Continue reading..

Kintbury Papercraft Show

Just a few days until the Kintbury Papercraft Show, where Sally + Jo + I will be giving cardmaking inspiration for the festive period... and there will be lots of temptation to buy too.  The show is on Saturday 14th October 2017, and runs from 10:00am - 3:00pm in the Kintbury Coronation Hall, Inkpen Road, Kintbury, Berkshire RG17 9TZ. FREE Admission and a free cuppa and biscuit/mince pie for all Continue reading..

Copic Fluorescent Sketch Markers

We've a very special offer (only whilst stock last) on the COPIC FLUORESCENT MARKERS on our website.  A massive 33% off the RRP!!!  If you haven't tried the markers yet then there won't be a better time to try! We used the Fluorescent Markers at the COPIC Retreat, she the beautiful cards below that the ladies created. Why not give them a try and just out our website at http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=454_281_284_442 Happy Continue reading..

October shows

October is gonna be busy, busy, busy !!!!  as we have a number of Papercraft shows, the first is the popular Happy Stampers NW Festival in Port Sunlight, Wirral on Saturday 6th October (ticket must be pre-booked) where you’re sure to find a bargain on our stand with lots of reduced priced stamps, dies etc.  Plus all our normal range of products from Copic markers, stamps (including popular Altenew, Continue reading..

NEW COPIC Class

      The NEW Intensive Copic Colouring Class has replaced my previously offered Copic Certification Class.  As the name suggests it is an intensive one day class which covers everything you need to know to get started with Copic including - Three common mistakes and how to identify, test and use your materials Four blending techniques How to create texture and Continue reading..

New Foxglove stamps – back in stock

Our friend Kay Carley has recently launched her beautiful Foxglove stamps ( http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=400_413&products_id=5295), and they promptly sold out!!!  I'm delighted to say that they are now back in stock!  If you were lucky enough to buy the stamp set I thought you might like some inspiration? Did you spot the cute bumble bee?!! Continue reading..

Feathering Technique

There are lots of different mediums that you can use with Copics and lots of different colouring techniques. Today I want to tell you about the Feathering Technique, which works great for flowers, clothing etc.  It is a method where you can blend two different colour families together, but works best for light colours where the colour value is 2 or less ie G02, YG41, RV000, V20 etc... To feather Continue reading..