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Happy Mother’s Day…

Hi everyone…So its Mother’s Day here in the UK, here are a couple of cards I made for someone, its a little sad making cards for other Moms when mine isn’t here…. Both cards where done with my scan and cut, the MUM card is a cutting file from Tina Fitch. Back soon, Have a great day xx

 

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Hi everyone…

Hi everyone, I have a card for you today. Had some new dies to play with… items used are, Sue Wilson noble squares, pierced flags, Crafters companion create a card-Elizabeth, stamps by Chloe butterfly arch with matching die, card is from Crafers companion, Wow sparkly embossing powder in blue hawaii.
Love these new dies, there are so many on my wish list, I need to win the lotto… back soon. x
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Sympathy card….

Hi everyone, so I had to make a Sympathy card in the week and this is the one. Items I have used are… Sue Wilson noble squares, stitched tags, canadian collection, Spellbinders curved borders 2, cheerylynn swirl die, flowers wild orchid crafts, paper from Annamarie designs, I made the angel from a mould using air dry clay, painted it and rubbed gilding wax for a bronze look.
Thanks everyone, off for another play with some new dies, back soon…
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Best Wishes…

Hi everyone. hope you all had a nice Christmas and New year. I didn’t do much crafting in the holiday, but I’m hoping to get cracking now we are into the new year.

I did purchase some new Spellbinder dies designed by Becca feeken. Graceful fans border and graceful frame maker. I did watch her demo these on Create and Craft and thought the frame maker would be useful as I do like my frames. To be hones it takes a little practice to get the corners to match up but if they are not perfect you can always cover them like I have on this card.

Other items used are…  Sue Wilson noble squares and stitched tags,  Justrite vintage labels ten, Anna Marie Designs paper, flowers from Wild orchid crafts, Sentiment stamp was free from this months cardmaking and papercraft magazine.

Hopefully see you all soon…

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My finished craft cabin…

Hi everyone.

So Ive finally moved into my new craft cabin, Im very pleased with the end result, all cladded inside, lots of plugs, lighting, carpet, TV, coffee machine, heater, bed for the dogs, ohhh so cosy. A huge thank you to our friend Mathew Thompson for all the Saturdays working on the inside and getting it looking fabulous and not forgetting my hubby who is very happy I have my own crafty place so he can have the TV on as loud as he wants now:)

I have to get a few more under the worktop storage so it looks a little neater but Im all spent out for now so it will have to wait.

Im hoping to do more videos in the new year so if you click the subscribe button it will keep you up to date. Its taking me a while to get to grips with doing  videos and the editing, so bare with me, lol.

Anyway, that me done for 2016  so I’ll  be wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy new year. See you all soon… xxx

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New you tube channel….

Hi everyone. Are you all ready for Christmas? I love the buzz to be honest, especially the boxing day sales lol. Anyway folks no card today but I have decided to create my own you tube channel. I have uploaded a little taster video of my new craft cabin to start off with, I will do a 2nd video very soon of the inside finished. My channel is Debbie Stevens Paperpastimes, Ill pop the link below.
See you soon…
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Powertex…..

Hi folks, I went to the NEC craft show last week, had a fabulous time, I do love the Christmas show. Ive been wanting to have a go at powertex but the workshops fill up that quick I miss out, so I bought a starter kit and a few other bits and decided to have a go…My 1st project was a wooden photo frame I did in ivory powertex and I added some fairy lights. my 2nd project was just a polystyrene ball and a little angel, I used the bronze powertex and gold power. Its a bit messy but I love the effect you get.
My craft cabin is nearly complete, cant wait to move in but Im dreading moving all my stuff (don’t know where to start) lol. Pics to follow…….
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Christmas card & new craft cabin…

Hi everyone. Sorry I haven’t been around for a while, I cant seem to get my mojo flowing although I do have a Christmas card to share with you. Im currently having a new craft cabin in the garden, its already up and halfway complete inside, here are some of the photo’s and there will be a video to show you around when its all finished.
Anyway here is a Christmas card for you, items used are… Sue Wilson noble squares, memory box baptisia collage, spellbinders bauble,(sorry cant remember the name as I have thrown the packaging away) Sue Wilson embossing folder, the image is from a napkin, hunky dory mirri dazzle card which is super sparkly. flowers from my stash.
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Happy Birthday…

Morning everyone, Im back with a card to show you, items used are Spellbinders elegant branch, Spellbinders renaissance tags 2, Sue Wilson Noble squares. little butterfly punch , flowers from wild orchid crafts. Just starting my Christmas cards now, have you all started yours yet?
So Bella is growing fast, she has the most sweetest little face but in-fact she is a little devil….into EVERYTHING, bossing and tormenting my other dogs (all boys), chewing, pinching and running off with my craft stuff, typical puppy but love her to bits.
See you all soon xx
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Card for you…

Hi everyone. I have a card for you. Items used are… Sue Wilson noble squares, Spellbinders labels 47 decorative elements, justrite vintage labels 19, just rite stitched A2 banners and rectangles, die-namics jumbo fishtail, flowers from wild orchid crafts.imgp2312imgp2314

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