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Flower Cake
We recently had a family day, so of course we needed a large cake. I started by making 2 chocolate and beetroot cakes. The mixture does look very red but once baked this isn't noticeable, nor can you taste the beetroot. It does keep the cake lovely and mois...
We recently had a family day, so of course we needed a large cake. I started by making 2 chocolate and beetroot cakes. The mixture does look very red but once baked this isn't noticeable, nor can you taste the beetroot. It does keep the cake lovely and moist though.
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Fly By..
With Batman, got a million things to do and no time to update here properly. So just dropping this in. I needed a birthday card for my Batman loving little brother...  Black gesso, white paint and PaperArtsy London Bus. with a Jofy text stamp. Highlights wi...
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Fabric Tags
Over on the PaperArtsy blog this week there is a challenge topic of Fabric. This can be scary for some, and others just don't like sewing, or don't have a sewing machine. So I put together these little tags using fabric but no sewing.  I started by die cutt...
Over on the PaperArtsy blog this week there is a challenge topic of Fabric. This can be scary for some, and others just don't like sewing, or don't have a sewing machine. So I put together these little tags using fabric but no sewing. I started by die cutting some tags, and then did cutting a ...
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New Journal..
My friend Miriam found some cheap journals recently and very kindly sent one to me, we have decided to do paired journals. We each do a page in our own journal and then swap  and work in each other's journals and then swap again and so on..  So to start wit...
My friend Miriam found some cheap journals recently and very kindly sent one to me, we have decided to do paired journals. We each do a page in our own journal and then swap and work in each other's journals and then swap again and so on.. So to start with i decorated my covers, using Grunge ...
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Wanderlust page 8
Here is another Wanderlust page, this time the prompt was 'my future' I totally forgot to take photos with this one, though to be fair the technique is very simple.  I began by adding strips of washi tape to my background. Over this I added paint, stamped w...
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Wanderlust Kate Crane Part 2
So here is the mini journal that I made for the Kate Crane lesson. I have to say it was a lot of work.. not hard, just very time consuming. Lots of pages needed colouring on both sides with several layers on each. Despite the time taken I am pleased with ho...
So here is the mini journal that I made for the Kate Crane lesson. I have to say it was a lot of work.. not hard, just very time consuming. Lots of pages needed colouring on both sides with several layers on each. Despite the time taken I am pleased with how it turned out.
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Houses
As you know on the PaperArtsy blog we run challenges every two weeks. A recent challenge topic was 'Our house' I have been doing the topics in a junk type journal as i did last year. Never spending too long on the pages and not trying to make them pretty, t...
As you know on the PaperArtsy blog we run challenges every two weeks. A recent challenge topic was 'Our house' I have been doing the topics in a junk type journal as i did last year. Never spending too long on the pages and not trying to make them pretty, they are more just reminders of the ...
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Pencil Wallet
I am over on the PaperArtsy blog this evening with another project involving fabric. This time it is a pencil wallet.  It holds 48 pencils The cover has such great texture, it is really touchy feely.. Do pop over to the PaperArtsy blog and see how I decorat...
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A Special Day
Someone very lovely that I know has just had a very special day.. she is now a 'Mrs'  Huge congratulations..  1. Card embossed with a Cuttlebug folder then a heart removed from the centre.  2. Mount over turquoise mulberry paper 3. Fill the centre with butt...
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Gelli Plates
Over on the PaperArtsy blog this past two weeks we have seen lots of inspiration using gelli plates to do mono printing. I do have a large (real) Gelli plate, but I fancied playing with some smaller ones, especially the small shaped ones.  When I looked int...
Over on the PaperArtsy blog this past two weeks we have seen lots of inspiration using gelli plates to do mono printing. I do have a large (real) Gelli plate, but I fancied playing with some smaller ones, especially the small shaped ones. When I looked into buying some I found they were just too ...
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So.... at the start of the year we scheduled a #3UP week so you get to show us what you can do with our products! And even better, Emma and I have been having a bit of a clear-out, and we have found lots of ex-workshop and demo stamps, paints and more. Those who enter will be getting FREE ...
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Wanderlust Kate Crane Part 1
I fnally got around to starting the actual lessons on the Wanderlust course, not all have appealed to me so I am picking out my favourites to do. Going right back to the beginning of the year { I am so far behind lol} I chose to do the Kate Crane class.  Be...
I fnally got around to starting the actual lessons on the Wanderlust course, not all have appealed to me so I am picking out my favourites to do. Going right back to the beginning of the year { I am so far behind lol} I chose to do the Kate Crane class. Before the main lesson we had to fill some ...
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Art and Sole: Me and You Journal
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A couple of years ago I did a circle journal with a group of girls, we remained friends afterwards and have decided to do another collaborat

Art and Sole: Snowy Days Journal Page
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hi, this is a journal page that I started a while back..and then got busy… and have now finished. it was created on a really cold, snowy day

Art and Sole: Demo Tag #6.
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Here is the last of the tags that I made to take along to the Stitches show. I tried to make each one quite different, using lots of techniq

Art and Sole: Launch Night #4. It's Meeeeeee!
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Finally it is launch week. The past 3 nights over on the PaperArtsy blog have seen lots of new products being launched for 2015. So much goo

PaperArtsy: NEW {2015} PaperArtsy Products: Paint
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Yes this really is the most exciting time of the year for us. The planning for all this started several months ago, and here we are, finally

Art and Sole: Studying Under the Masters {Portraits}week1. Part 2.
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Week one. Part Two. For this exercise we were asked to choose one of Vincent's watercolour paintings and recreate it. Vincent was in part a

Art and Sole: Studying Under the Masters {Portraits}
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For this exercise we were asked to choose one of Vincent's watercolour paintings and recreate it. Vincent was in part a mixed media artist,

Art and Sole: Studying under the Masters{portraits}
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A while ago I was intrigued by a link that Jane Davenport promoted, the link led to her blog on which she talked about an upcoming class tha

Art and Sole: Bag Journal/Fairy Alpha
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I have decided to fill my Bag Journal ,from the previous post, with fairies. A few years ago I decided to do a fairy alphabet, chose a lette

Art and Sole: Patchwork Money Box
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Art and Sole: Tick Tock
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Art and Sole: Miss.Veronica
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I started by roughing out the face and hair, and then placing cut outs of the flowers in the hair. these are just on scrap paper and they ar

Art and Sole: Metal butterfly
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So last week, my newest rubber stamps had their official online launch. On that night I just showed examples of what could be made, this wee

Art and Sole: Sweet lil gift box [with Eclectica³ Lin Brown Stamps and d...
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PaperArtsy: Darcy Journalling Month 3 {with Eclectica³ Ellen Vargo &...
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Hi Everyone, Darcy here, back with another journalling page for you to try out. But first a huge thank you to everyone who took part last mo

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http://letrasetblog.com/events/win-100-letraset-voucher/attachment/love-colour-heart/We’re in love with colour this Valentine’s day! If you

Jolly Holly Hairband | Letraset Blog - Creative Opportunities
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Hello, here is another festive project for you using Flexmarkers , don't forget they are on offer at the moment. First I took a completely p

Dress to Impress. | Letraset Blog - Creative Opportunities
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Hello and welcome to my first post here on the Letraset blog, I am more than a little excited to be here. My name is Darcy and I have been c

Timeout Crafting: On Our Travels with Darcy's Post Card Challenge - Brazil
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This is such fun, after a very long ride from Austria to Spain and feeling a little saddle sore, the duo get a rest as they travel on a frei