Oh dear - I've been neglecting my blog again but unfortunately I have been ill again. I'm hoping that I'll have more time soon so watch this space. In the meantime I need to tell you about our show this Saturday 20th April in Kintbury, West Berkshire. We are open from 10:00 - 4:00. Admission is FREE. Jo will be demonstrating with the NEW Little Darlings range of stamps (available from Continue reading..
Anyone celebrating New Year? You'll be able to make some lovely party invitations or New Year cards using the Fireworks Cover a Card stamp. I have created this simple card by brayering Caribbean Sea Kaledaiscope Inkpad onto the fireworks cover a card. I then mounted it onto a turquoise card and then onto a plain black card. The numbers have been cut using the Number dies from Die-namics Continue reading..
The Shake it pouches are a great way to create special cards for friends or family this Christmas, and very easy to use. The above card has been created using the Pure Innocence - Flurry of Love Clear stamp http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=400_411&products_id=4214 which has been stamped onto our white colouring card and coloured with COPIC Continue reading..
We have some fantastic, versatile new quality dies in stock, The dies can be found on our website http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=121_419 I have been impressed by the quality - the image above has been cut just using my normal cuttlebug plates. No extra shims, or plates... Easy! Any questions please email or call me on 01488 658728. Please Continue reading..
Just a reminder to everyone that it's showtime!!! I'll be at the Stamperama Stevenage Show this Sunday (12th August), next Saturday (18th August) is the Kintbury (West Berkshire) Show running from 10:30 - 4:00 (FREE Admission), Biggin Hill Show is on Sunday 2nd September, and lots more after that but I'll let you have other dates later. If you'd like to find out about other events, shows or classes Continue reading..
Today is my gorgeous nephew's 23rd birthday - boy that makes me feel old! Seems like only yesterday I was 23 - where does the time go! Here's the card I produced for his birthday - Copic colours used include: Cat E31, E33, E35, RV02 Cat's Jumper R000, R24, R27 and R59 (Jonathan supports Swindon Football club so it had to be reds!) Shadow, Football C1 Grass - YG11, YG13 and YG17 If you're Continue reading..
Wishing you a very Happy Christmas and a Happy New Year. We are closed from 5pm Thursday 22nd December and will be open again on Tuesday 27th December. Our new show dates and where you can see us in 2012, including Alcohol Marker classes etc will be added to the website shortly. Alcohol Marker Copic Classes are being rolled out across the UK -looking for one in your area then please Continue reading..
Following my recent birthday - this stamp title seemed quite apt!! The card has been created using the new stamp called Ain't getting old from the range of stamps called Wrinklies. It's not quite finished as i need to add a greeting but prefer to add the greeting when I know who or what the card is going to be used for. The stamps are available online and will be available at the forthcoming Continue reading..
I've just received this gorgeous card from Hedgie & Ruby, two happy Copic customers. Note the lovely smooth colour blending! Anyone interested in attending Copic Classes or receiving further information regarding the unbeatable Copic markers please email or call me. Happy Colouring, Wendy x Continue reading..
Our gorgeous little great niece, Eloise starts school on Tuesday (doesn't time flies, it doesn't seem true that she is old enough!!!) and to celebrate the occasion I've made her a little card and thought I'd show it. Naturally the card has been coloured with Copic markers. I have used the Cool Greys C0, C1, C2, C3, C5 and C7 to colour the pinafore, shoes and blouse. I used B24, B26 and Continue reading..