Ho Ho Ho

It’s the time of the year for the man in red. I stamped this cute fella from the Ho Ho Ho Set and colored his suit with Derwent Inktense pencils. I used silver liquid pearls for his belt buckle and the soles of his boots, and added some Stickles to his hat. After cutting him…  |  read more »

A grey and Kraft Christmas

My usual projects are full of colour and contrast but for these cards I thought I’d try and simplify things quite a bit, sticking to a neutral colour palette for a change.
I used the sentiments from the Hohoho set to stamp onto my background paper and the Christmas Blocks for the toppers.
I rather liked the…  |  read more »

A Little Christmas Gift Bag…

This Christmas season I have made a commitment to using my gift bags. I don’t know about you but I have accumulated a huge number of them over the past few years, but every time I need one I don’t seem to have either the right size or the correct event and off I…  |  read more »

Christmas Showcase

It’s time for our annual Christmas card showdown.
We have been busy stamping and scrapping all year and before we take a week off, we are going to show you what we have been creating for our friends and families.
Hoping you will find a last minute inspiration for a card.
by Jolene Johnston
by Jaine Drake
by Els Brigé
by…  |  read more »

12th Day of Christmas: photo display

Thanks for joining me at the 12th and final day of our 12 Days of Christmas.  I have a 12 frame photo display to share today.
On both pictures you see our daughter. The bottom picture was taken last year, while she was posing in front of the tree. On the top photo she was  trying to…  |  read more »

8th Day of Christmas – Tags

On the 8th day of Christmas my true love gave to me………yes I am singing! LOL!
Okay I will get to the crafting in stead. I decided to make some gift tags using some little tags from our product partner Canvas Corp. They are just the right size to put on my Christmas gifts.

I…  |  read more »

4th day of Christmas – 4 Santa tags.

Welcome to day 4 of our 12 days of Christmas and for my day I’ve chosen to make four tags featuring the adorable Santa Image from the  Hohoho stamp set.  It may be Christmas but I still managed to sneak in my favourite turquise colour using embossing powder on the snowflakes (Let it Snow ). …  |  read more »

Twelve Days of Christmas! Day 1

One of the best times of the year is the time leading up to Christmas, when we get to light candles, bake cookies and keep many secrets. As a kid I always have had an advent calendar, made by my grandmother. It was mostly filled with sweets.
Our boys still enjoy their calendars and don’t seem…  |  read more »

Challenge: Paper Piecing

I love cute stamped images, but I’m not good at coloring them in. So whenever I want to add some color to my stamped images, I go for paper piecing. Since we’re about to get ready for a new holiday season, I made a few Christmas tags with the fun HoHoHo set.
I had a lot of…  |  read more »

12 Days of Christmas

On the 12th day of Christmas my true love gave to me…..some super cute bookmarks to share with thee!
Check out these bookmarks I created using the Deck the Halls and Ho Ho Ho stamp set.

Love the Santa in the Ho Ho Ho set.  He is so easy to color in and glitter up.  I even…  |  read more »