Thursday, March 10, 2016

A 2 Hour Card

My daughters boyfriend needed a birthday card for his mum and I said I would make one for him, well nothing like last minute, he needed the card for this morning. I had no time for colouring an image so I used my K & Co paper flowers, which is a 12x12 pad of die cut flowers and leaves. The sentiment is Stampin Up. I finished it at midnight, it is much prettier IRL.

Happy to be Crafting Again

Well finally back to crafting, so much has gone on since the passing of Lyndall. My mums partner became ill and they moved back to Sydney and are now living with us. We had to rennovate for this to happen and my crafting had been packed away for 3 years. We now have a large crafting room, which took forever to do and then to put everything in its place. My mum and I now do alot of crafting in this awesome room that my husband put together. I make cards, scrapbook and make jewellery as you all know and my mum quilts, so this is now a very busy room. 
That's it for now, enjoy your day.

Monday, December 10, 2012

Lyndall..........The War Against Cancer, the war she lost.

Hi All

I just wanted to let you know that Lyndall Currie lost her battle with cancer in the early hours of December 5th, we are all deeply saddened by the loss of this truly remarkable lady.She inspired us with her strength and determination to beat this illness, and all while also trying to live a normal life and spend as much time with her family as possible. A life taken too soon,  she will never be forgotten and will always live in our hearts.

Lyndall's facebook page.

Thursday, October 11, 2012

What's been happening over the last two months......

Hi all,my apologies for not being around,there is so much happening and as usual not enough hours in the day.Well a quick rundown I had 5 teeth removed....yep and......ouch a little sore.I got sick with sinus for nearly five weeks and could not go to the gym and then I got braces,yes you heard right braces.I had been thinking about braces for a few years,but never did anything about it,well my teenage daughter needs to get them so we decided to get them together,with a little push from my husband.Mine are already on and my daughter will get hers in around a week.I am still getting use to them and eating can be a little challenge at time,but I am sure it will all be worth it in the end.

During the school holidays we had my daughters friends surprise birthday party at our place and she was wasn't expecting a party to be at our place.I had about 20 people over and her mum and I made her a special One Direction cake,which of course is her favourite band.The cake took quite a few hours to make as we made the british flag completely out of fondant.........we all had a good time and the cake was a hit.

My last bit of news for now is that my friend and I have decided to sell our jewellery at a market,a new venture for us,maybe a little scary,but we are looking forward to it.So since I have been better,I have been trying to build my strength back up at the gym and trying to get a load of jewellery made for the market we will be attending at the end of this month.It is the annual Doll,Bear and craft show that is held at the Museum of Fire in Penrith and the dates 27th and 28th October if you are going to be there come on over and say hello.Well must get some work done,I will leave you with photos of some of our jewellery.Hope to catch up with you all soon.

Our Cake

Roshelle's Jewellery below

Below is all my Jewellery

Monday, August 13, 2012

Christening Card with Saturated Canary.................

Back again with the second post for today,this card was made for a christening, the little girl being christened is no babies on this card.I love these Saturated Canary images, it is the first time I have coloured one and had fun with is also the first time I have drawn grass and am pleased with the result.I am trying to keep busy tonight as my mouth is aching a little,but I can't seem to get my mind off it..............the joys of having teeth out.

Challenges being entered are -
Saturated Canary Challenge - The Great Outdoors
Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Bingo (Die cut,Free,Glitter)
Charisma Cardz Challenges - Flora and Fauna (bird)

For Mothers Day and a 50th.............

Hi all,thankyou for hanging around,even though I don't get to blog as much these days.Well alot has happened over the last few weeks and the above jewellery is what I made for my youngest daughter for her school,for a Mother's Day stall.The cards I made as card packs to give to my daughters kindy class,so that they could put them together and give to their mum's on Mother's Day.The 50th card was made for a friend who had a 50th birthday to attend,the photo was taken with my phone so it is not as clear as I would have liked.I also had 4 teeth removed on Wednesday,well I was a little worried before going in but all seems good now,not much swelling and only a small bruise on one side.I still can't eat properly and I am so over that,I can't wait to eat a proper meal.And,I am hoping that all will be good for the end of the month as we are having a girls weekend at the Crown Casino in looking forward to that.Well off to get organised for tomorrow,have a wonderful evening all.

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Finally...........some cards!!!!

Hi all,wow another long time between posts and as much as I love to craft,I have realised that there are more important things in life...........and that would be my family.So crafting is not something I get to do often at the moment,but when I do I really enjoy it.Anyway a friend asked if I could make her some cards and these are the first of them and I was hoping that I would remember how to love how they turned out,considering it has been a while since I have made a card,so I am looking forward to making the other two.
Well best be off,I have my youngest home sick and I am hoping that I may be able to make the other two cards while she has a sleep.
Thanks for stopping by.
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