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Brenda Brown
Attended Ramsey Abbey Grammar School
Lives in Surrey UK
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Beautifully festive Sue, a really gorgeous card.
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LOve all the layers of inks and images on this fabulous tag Chris. So much spooky detail on it and great colours.
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Loved making the background for this month's tag.
I've had a play today and used Tim's tag of June as my inspiration. I had already painted the dragonfly a couple of weeks ago and although I like the effects, my response to it wasn't enough to fire me up and take me on a jou...
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My DT piece for the current Crafty Individuals challenge.
This is my DT sample for the ‘Sun, Sea and Beach’ theme this month. Don’t forget if you have used a CI product and enter the challenge you will receive a whopping 25% off any order you make before the end of June. Everyone’s ...
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Want a new challenge to enter? Come take a look at this new one due to start 5th July.
Hi Everyone This is just a quick post to let you know there will be a new monthly challenge blog starting on Friday the 5th July called 'Crafts-Too Challenge You'. It will be for all and every type of crafter and you wil...
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Very different for me but great fun.
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Another great black and green project Chris, love the embossed Halloween images and embellishments.
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Yes, it's another black and green Halloween twist project for the Frilly and Funkie challenge of 'What's your poison?' but a card this time... I'm blogging this for Country View Crafts today so why not pop over and ha...
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Brenda...your Halloween card using Tim's products is awesome. I love the eerie green and black combination. Very cool use of texture fades. I ha e been away for a week. Just returning home late tonight. I wanted to thank you for your nice comments you left on my blog. Have a great week! Candy
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For Simon Says Stamp and Show.
I seem to be in a brown and cream mode with corrugated and kraft card at the moment and I am enjoying using gesso, paints and inks together on the same project. I also used brown and white pens on this too. I made this tag...
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Gorgeous textures and layers Brenda. Beautiful butterflies and embellishments

Have a lovely Sunday

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A quick post from me today to show some of the cards made at my first Crafty Individuals workshop last week. My local craft shop, The Art of Craft,  now has these stamps as a stock item and over the summer I will be doing thr...
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Today we have an open challenge for you at PanPastel UK and anything goes. I have used a size 10 tag this week and had in mind the challenge at Simon Says Stamp and Show which is the letter 'S'. It just had to be my favouri...
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Loving all forms of artsy craft, particularly mixed media, collage and stamping.
Introduction
Bumblebees and Butterflies is where I keep a complete log of my creative journey. Here you will see my shabby-vintage style, the projects I make and hopefully find some inspiration. I love to share new ideas and new learning so my posts are peppered with step-by-steps and tutorials. I hope you stay a while and join me on this incredible adventure and follow my progress as I travel this exciting path. Thank you for being here and please contact me if you have any questions. If you would like to take a class with me, check out my teaching schedule and maybe I will see you there.
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Stampendous! / DecoArt - Blog Hop - Day 4
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The excitement continues as we lead you on a world tour of amazing artists playing with Stampendous, DecoArt, and Princeton Artist Brushes v

I heart June 2014 tag
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Hi everyone, Hope everyone is okay now that Friday is here : ) As it's a lovely day here in the UK ( for a change ) I thought I would take p

Steampunk Angel
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Servus and welcome to my creative spot! So glad that you stop by again (or for the first time)! Yesterday - while trying to fight a nasty pa

I'm a blogworthy link!
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After a terrible, horrible, no good very bad day at work I came home to look at my Instagram and saw that Tim Holtz had a new blog up. It's

Tag Friday
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Hi Everyone Wow we have been bowled over by your amazing response to the challenge and to our projects, thank you from the bottom of our hea

Saturday Step X Step - altered mountboard hanging
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Well it is Trace here with a Saturday Step X Step and for today's I have surprised myself and probably everyone else by using some very un-m

Happy 2014 - Live everyday!
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"Live everyday" is one of the sentiments on Tim’s Simple sayings stamp set and what better than to start 2014 with that as a motto? Here's a

festive gift box
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Well with the festive season not far away I thought I would make a small and fairly easy to decorate gift box, for that special little gift.

12 Days of Christmas
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OK, not all twelve, just the eighth day. This week's theme at Tag Tuesday is the Twelve Days of Christmas. I bought some new Graphic 45 pape

Sin City Stamps: Let it Snow altered candle
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Carefully tear around the edges of the stamped images, don't cut them with scissors as that will leave you with sharp edges and you literall

Some Christmas Recycling by Alison (Craftytrog)
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I have a Christmas card to share with you today Stampers. But it wasn't always a card...it started off as an ornament, grew into a tag, then

Friday Focus - Distress Glitters
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STOP PRESS; on December 2nd there will be a one day 'Cyber Monday' sale at The Funkie Junkie Boutique! Running from 12.01am EST through 11.5

Steampunk - Jewellery
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Hi crafty friends (:o) It's a bit quiet in my craft room just because the normal work needs a lot of my attention but i managed to create a

Spots 'n stripes
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Hi crafty friends (:o) I've used my day off yesterday to create a new journal page for the Octopode Factory Challenge. You can create everyt

TIO # 154
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Happy sunday, dear bloggers, crafters and friends (:o) DragonsDream TagItOn has a new receipe and it's a song of your choice, bird, blue, cr

Cute Kids at Crafts4eternity
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This week over at Crafts4eternity our challenge for the week is "Cute Kids" we are looking for you to make any sort of project that features

Crafts-Too Summer Days 1
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Thanks for joining me today with my DT sample for the second challenge at Crafts-Too Challenge You. With all the wonderful weather we’ve had

Introducing the Creative Design Team
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Today I would like to introduce two members of our creative team to you. We are all scattered across the UK and some of us have 'met' each o

Laura’s Wedgwood inspiration
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Laura is the third of our Top 3 Merit award winners and this is the second month running she’s achieved it, well done Laura! Yet again she h

As Time Slips By by Lynne Moncrieff | That's Blogging Crafty!
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Antique Linen Distress Stain was applied to white cardstock and heat set before stamping the man in pocket watch from Oxford Impressions Tim