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Dawn Turley
Attended Lawrence District High School
Lives in Auckland, 0630, New Zealand
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Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis)
This is a technique I saw in a magazine and have wanted to try for a while... and this cold, wet and dark Saturday seemed like just the right time to get a bit inky.... This uses lots of inky goodness - Distress inks in Mustard Seed, Mowed Lawn, Salty Ocean...
This uses lots of inky goodness - Distress inks in Mustard Seed, Mowed Lawn, Salty Ocean and Picked Raspberry, Chipped Sapphire and Black Soot. My silhouette stamp is from a set by Sheena Douglas as is the sentiment. As I child I lived down the south of the South Island and often we saw the ...
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Add a bow....
Latest challenge is now up at Creative Craft Cottage   and our theme is to use a Bow on your creation. Our sponsor is Ppinkydolls   I  used a lovely image  I printed it out and used some pencils to lightly colour.  I used a Spellbinders oval die and the Flo...
I printed it out and used some pencils to lightly colour. I used a Spellbinders oval die and the Floral oval die to cut the image. I edged with a gold pen. I added a Cheery Lynn bow die cut in bright pink for a pop of colour. My base card was embossed with Swiss dots folder.
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Retro Flowers
I got a commission request for a card in a box for an 18 year old.  I have just finished doing five using the Hero Arts roses (similar to this one ) - perfect for Mother's Day but maybe not for an 18 year old... so I looked through my stamps and found an aw...
I got a commission request for a card in a box for an 18 year old. I have just finished doing five using the Hero Arts roses (similar to this one) - perfect for Mother's Day but maybe not for an 18 year old... so I looked through my stamps and found an awesome Hero Arts/Sizzix set that would be ...
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April CCC reveal...
my goodness I'd forgotten to share my card from April's CCC... getting the reminder for May made me remember. My card headed off to La Von.  Silly me forgot to take a photo before sending it off... reason being I'd made this card thinking it was the sketch ...
my goodness I'd forgotten to share my card from April's CCC... getting the reminder for May made me remember. My card headed off to La Von. Silly me forgot to take a photo before sending it off... reason being I'd made this card thinking it was the sketch for March...so had it sitting round ...
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Birds on a Branch
Hi there.  It's my first post for A2Z Scrapbooking today.  I am super excited to be on the team and to share my first sample. Our challenge this month is "Anything Goes"  Nice and easy for me to throw myself into.  My new Hero Arts goodies have not arrived....
Hi there. It's my first post for A2Z Scrapbooking today. I am super excited to be on the team and to share my first sample. Our challenge this month is "Anything Goes" Nice and easy for me to throw myself into. My new Hero Arts goodies have not arrived.... so I pulled out some older ones to have ...
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AMAZING.  What an awesome project
  Hello Everyone Happy NSD all!  We are totally excited that you’ve joined us this weekend for this extra special blog hop.  SpiegelMom Scraps and the Southern Girls Challenge Blog owners and Design Teams have united and ar...
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Get Well Soon
Today is my day on A2Z Scrapbooking and the card I'm sharing today is for one of my team mates Lisa Haines.   Lisa is currently starting Chemo for a brain tumor... but is so up beat and positive that she will beat this. Lisa is a LOVER of purple.  Her blog ...
Today is my day on A2Z Scrapbooking and the card I'm sharing today is for one of my team mates Lisa Haines. Lisa is currently starting Chemo for a brain tumor... but is so up beat and positive that she will beat this. Lisa is a LOVER of purple. Her blog is The Purple Place.
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70th birthday card in a box
The card in a box projects I've been making are turning out to be very popular with my work collegaues.  I seem to be getting order after order. This week's request was for a 70 year old lady.  The request was flowers and butterflies.  As I was OVER making ...
The card in a box projects I've been making are turning out to be very popular with my work collegaues. I seem to be getting order after order. This week's request was for a 70 year old lady. The request was flowers and butterflies. As I was OVER making the roses ones, so came up with another ...
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Happy Mother's Day
Hope all of those of you who are Mums are having a good day.  My day has been delightful. I started by calling my Mum who lives on the Gold Coast in Australia.  It was good to talk to her and my Dad.  Then we went over to our son's place to share a Mother's...
Hope all of those of you who are Mums are having a good day. My day has been delightful. I started by calling my Mum who lives on the Gold Coast in Australia. It was good to talk to her and my Dad. Then we went over to our son's place to share a Mother's Day lunch with him and his fiancée, ...
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Time for lots of challenges....
It's never rains but it pours... Two of my Design Teams have new challenges starting today and I still haven't shared my example for Die Cut Divas from the 1st.... where have the days gone...  So a photo heavy post today. First up Die Cut Divas -  Something...
It's never rains but it pours... Two of my Design Teams have new challenges starting today and I still haven't shared my example for Die Cut Divas from the 1st.... where have the days gone... So a photo heavy post today. First up Die Cut Divas- Something Yummy to Eat or Drink ...
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Saturday Stamp Day....
Our little stamp group finally got together on Saturday.  Only 5 of us, but  we had a great time.   Sandie Marisa Lei had a design she wanted to make (saw it on Pinterest)  She borrowed a Spellbinders edge die of mine to make her card.  So we all designed t...
Lei had a design she wanted to make (saw it on Pinterest) She borrowed a Spellbinders edge die of mine to make her card. So we all designed to give the design to a go... So in the end, there were about 7 totally different cards using a similar design. Here is my own. I borrowed a Stampin' Up!
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National Scrapbook Day Weekend Blog Hop
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NSD all!   We are totally excited that
you’ve joined us this weekend for this extra special blog hop.   SpiegelMom Scraps and the Southern Girls Challenge Blog owners and Design Teams have united and are aspiring to inspire YOU!   This hop has such wi...
Happy NSD all! We are totally excited that you've joined us this weekend for this extra special blog hop. SpiegelMom Scraps and the Southern Girls Challenge Blog owners and Design Teams have united and are aspiring to inspire YOU! This hop has such wide variety of paper crafting styles and media ...
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  • Lawrence District High School
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A 50's something crafter
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I live in Auckland NZ, and am an avid crafter as well as an amateur photographer,  I love reading, card making and lots of other crafts. 
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have two grown children and a very indulgent hubby
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Auckland, 0630, New Zealand
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