Thursday 14 February 2019

Valentine Blog Hop

Welcome to our Valentines Blog Hop put together by the fabulous Cathy Frailey. Cathy has gathered  a group of amazing creatives to join in with the fun. Below you will find a list of blogs all with gorgeous projects for you to go and look at, leaves comments or even follow if you aren't a follower already. Some blogs also have spot prizes, so hop on over for lots of beautiful inspiration.


Happy Valentines Day
Elizabeth x

Monday 4 February 2019

Eileen Hull's Treasure Box and Stacking Drawer

I really enjoyed decorating the top of this Treasure Box, it's been ages since I've done any mixed media and I just love how all the textures work together, along with the clean fresh papers from DCWV. I've layered lots of Baked Textures from Emerald Creek, along with some of their gorgeous little semi precious gem stones.

The Palms and Ferns paper stack from DCWV is just gorgeous, and with so many co-ordinating papers to choose from just perfect for decorating the Treasure Box and Stacking Drawers, which are hidden away inside.

I cut the hinges and handle from gold card to co-ordinate with the beautiful palm leaf papers.

I used masking tape to create a hinge, being careful to make sure that the edges are lined up before adding three pieces on each side, that overlap each other. Once I'm happy they are adhered, I add the patterned papers over the top. I also glue the Stacking Drawers into place leaving a slight gap around the front edges, so that when I add the paper strips I can just about tuck the edge of the paper underneath the sides of the drawers, keeping the edges neat and tidy.

Happy Crafting.
Elizabeth x

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Friday 1 February 2019

Craft Stamper Magazine February Challenge

It's February and time for a new challenge over at the Craft Stamper Magazine Blog where we would love you to share the projects you've made using real stamping on them.

As always we have a fabulous prize up for grabs along with the change of being featured in the magazine it's self, how cool is that!

So check out this months prize.....

Hop over to the blog, via the link above to check out the guidelines, and get entering to be in with a chance to win.

Happy crafting.
Elizabeth xxx