Saturday, 26 August 2017

Birthday Card


I created the above birthday card for my wonderful Mother-in-law.
The pattern is by Sjaak, I used Stitch and Do card set #15.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 1115 and 1921.
Die by Sue Wilson - Stained Glass collection, CED24002-butterfly.
Once again I had lots for fun playing with my new polished glitter.
Rose Copper, Pale Bronze, Iced Blue, Sea Green.
Hobbydots were also added.

We had a wonderful day together we went to Australia Zoo, which we all enjoyed.
The following day we went for a visit to CraftOnline.
I hope that everyone is having a wonderful week.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.


Sunday, 13 August 2017

Friendship Card


My August Friendship card was especially created for Robyn.
Robyn lives at Port Macquarie which is a beautiful part of the world.
The pattern is by Sjaak, from the Stitch and Do cards only.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 2830, 2910, 5833.
Dies are by Poppystamps, Ragged Daisy, Sheer Circle Trimming and 
Hip Hello which is one of my favourites.
The butterflies are created with a die by Marianne Design.
I coloured the Ragged Daisy with Tim Holtz Distress inks.
Dusty Concord, Wild Honey and Peeled Paint. 
Hobbydots and pearls have also been added.

I hope that everyone is having a wonderful weekend.
It is a very warm Winter's day here around 26 deg, I think that our Winter has gone.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.




Saturday, 5 August 2017

Birthday Card


This birthday card was especially created for Jackie.
Jackie I hope that you had a fabulous day.
The pattern is by Sjaak "Stitch and Do" set number 16.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 0453 & 3251.
Dandelion Posies die by Sue Wilson CED1482.
Oval die by Nellie Snellen MFD057 
For the coloured background, I decided to try a new method that I had seen on 
It is a Tissue paper watercolour technique by Loll  watch the video it's very easy to
 learn and so much fun!!!!!
I have since been busy creating backgrounds using this wonderful fun technique.
I have used Tim Holtz distress inks, Wild Honey, Dusty Concord & Peeled Paint.
Clear Versamark, Gold embossing powder and my heatgun were also used.
Tulle is coloured with Wild Honey, pearls have also been added.

I hope that everyone is having a wonderful weekend.
Thank you fo coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.