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Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom
I have been crafting since May 2008, when in desperation to find an unusual birthday card for my Mum, I gave up looking in the shops and decided to have a go at making my own. I soon realised that crafting is addictive and I haven't brought a card since. In 2011 I completed my certificate in papercrafting as a result of the work I did as part of the course I started entering challenges on line and in magazines. I applied for design teams and also started making samples for Ooh La La Creations for their shows on Create and Craft. I have now completed my Diploma in professional crafting and most recently been runner up in the Papercrafter of the Year 2013 a competition run by Papercraft essentials magazine, I don't have a particular style I like to use elements from lots of styles and techniques, although I do love all things vintage. In 2014 I started to move more towards scrapbooking to take care of the huge family archive of photographs that were stored in my attic. I have continued cardmaking and Scrapbooking through 2015 and 2016 but have also become interested in off the page projects. I hope to be able focus on these in the future.

Wednesday, 20 February 2013

Let it Snow

I know I was really glad to see the back of the snow outside my front door but the white stuff is still very much a feature in my charity card project. Here's one I cam up with last night it everything is recycled from the cards donated by work colleagues, except the die cut snowflake at the top left, which was from my stash I have a box full which have been cut from scraps of white card left over from other projects and when I want one I just grab it and glitter it as required.

I am entering this into the following challenges

http://trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/  - Christmas in February
http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ - Let it snow again
http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge2.blogspot.co.uk/ - Anything goes so long as it's Christmas
http://craftyourpassionchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ - All that glitters
http://citycrafter.blogspot.co.uk/ - All that glitters


  1. Beautiful card - way to go with the recycling and that snowflake is gorgeous - thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges - hope to see you again soon. x

  2. Love your recycling ... such a glittery card ... Many thanks for playing at CCCB!

  3. such a lovely christmas card thanks for joining us at craft hope to see you next week

  4. Well done. Recicling is always a good idea. Thanks for joining CHNC Extra Challenge this month.

  5. Welcome to the "All that Glitters" Challenge at Craft Your Passion... I love your re-cycling of your mates old cards - well done! And it definitely meets the glitter requirements! LOL!
    Good luck See you next week??

    CYP Design Team
    Personal blog: RubberMAD

  6. This is a lovely project, thanks for sharing it with us at CCCB!

  7. WOW! What a gorgeous Christmas card. Thanks so much for joining us this week over at CCCB!

  8. WOW a sweet card!!! Thanks so much for playing this week at CCCB :-)

  9. You made a very nice Christmas card. Love the details and how they all work together so well. I had no idea until I read that it was a recycle job. Way to recycle!

  10. What a beautiful Christmas card. I love the glitter features. Thanks for joining us this week at Craft Your Passion for our All That Glitters Challenge.

    Craft Your Passion DT