Sweet Pea

Sweet pea has to be one of my favourite flowers.  So elegant and beautiful scent...  Why not create a card for someone who loves flowers using this fab stamp.  Card samples have kindly be supplied by Mitra of Impression Obsession.     If you buy we'd love to see your creations too (obviously optional).  The stamp is on special offer http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=400_413&products_id=5575 Happy Continue reading..

When Paris calls…

Despite only visiting Paris once I loved it... and hoping to visit again although it'll be a bit more difficult these days with my limited mobility...  SO much easier to stamp and reminisce!! Impression Obsession offer a beautiful collage stamp F13504, which is available online now at http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=400_412&products_id=5576  Continue reading..

Puddle Jump Card

This pretty colourful card has been created using the new Puddle Jump & Curtsey silhouette stamps, which have just been added to my website, at www.stampsandmemories.co.uk Don't forget to join me at the West Berkshire Papercraft Show in Kintbury (between Hungerford and Newbury) on Saturday for your opportunity to join me for a Make n Take.  Admission to the show is FREE, and a cuppa is too!!  Continue reading..

Beautiful Hydrangeas

In conjunction with our advert in Craft Stamper, we are offering an amazing price for the Hydrangea Stamp set (includes 11 images) and Die set (includes 5 dies or 12 if you count each of the little flowers!).  We are offering a very special price of just £27.50 for both sets and even P&P is FREE!  There are so many creative opportunities with these products, which will suit a number of Continue reading..

Joy to the World

This gorgeous but simple to create card was created for Impression Obsession by the talented Jennie Streiff.  IO have kindly given me permission to share it here. Jennie has used the Joy to the World (F13156) stamp as the main focus; with various crochet snowflakes to create the background (E13063, E13064 and C13065). We are currently offering FREE P&P on these and other christmas stamps Continue reading..

Autumnal Direct to Rubber

At Copic Club tonight we created an Autumnal Card for 2013 and used the popular direct to rubber stamping technique with Copics. We used the New Watercolour Oak Stamp http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=400_413&products_id=4561 and coloured with Copic Markers E13, E15, E19, YG93 and YG95. A new COPIC POSTAL CLUB will be announced very soon.  Watch Continue reading..

Tree Line Cover a Card

  What a surprise I had this morning when they postman dropped an envelope from the lovely Kay Carley  through the letterbox.  She had kindly made some cards using the Tree Line Cover a Card stamp - aren't they gorgeous!  They have been stamped and embossed in silver/white, and the bright blue and lilac backgrounds have been spritzed. My scanner hasn't done a fantastic job, but Kay Continue reading..


I have been making some mega quick and easy cards tonight using the Fireworks Cover a Card.  The image is an ideal background for an number of special occasions and celebrations.  The stamp is great quality and gives a fantastic impression. I have inked the stamp with a Versamark and then added silver embossing powder. I then cut some silver mirror card with the alphabet dies from Die-namics (really Continue reading..