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..

Shake It Cards

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..

Snow cute!

Don't forget it is the Great Northern Papercraft show in Harrogate, Yorkshire this weekend - I hope to see you there.  Here is one of the card images which I'll be demonstrating at the show, I hope you like it... it is so cute!   The image has been coloured with COPIC markers.  The stamp can be found on my website at http://www.stampsandmemories.co.uk/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=400_411&products_id=4303 Back Continue reading..